Tag: Earth

Last Rites’ Facebook Albums Of The Week: March 31st – April 6th

“Album Of The Day” is a Last Rites Facebook feature we started whose purpose is quite straight-forward: highlight one album per day and say a few words about it. Understanding that not everyone chooses to

Drone On… You Crazy Fucking Diamond

originally written by Craig Hayes I understand that plenty of folk think a lengthy tune that sheds its hook gets real boring, real fast. That’s fair enough. Metal’s already drowning in the briny depths of

Earth – Angels Of Darkness, Demons Of Light II Review

At some point, even the most adamant fans of Dylan Carlson have to wonder whether or not he’s just milking the cow at this point. Some would even go so far as to point out

Earth – Angels Of Darkness, Demons Of Light 1 Review

Dylan Carlson’s Earth is the closest thing to a genuine glacier that music can offer. Sure, plenty of other bands take a similarly crawling approach, but Carlson’s project has been inching its way down the mountain

Earth – A Bureaucratic Desire For Extra Capsular Extraction Review

Regardless of which era of Dylan Carlson you prefer to listen to, his music will always have a subtle way of, well, droning over your thoughts. After all, this is the man responsible for inventing

Earth – The Bees Made Honey In The Lion’s Skull Review

Drone music is a tough pill to swallow for some, and I’d be willing to bet an ear that Dylan Carlson doesn’t exactly spend his evenings soaking in treasure baths from record sales since Earth‘s


Earth – Hibernaculum Review

Long-running drone pioneers Earth capitalize on the critically lauded Hex: Or Printing in the Infernal Method as well as provide a supersize appetizer for their forthcoming album, The Bee Made Honey in the Lion’s Skull, with the CD/DVD combo Hibernaculum. The