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Stoner Rock Graduation Ceremony

September 21st, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Stoner Rock Graduation Ceremony In a perfect world, The Midnight Ghost Train would have played to more than the dozen or so people who showed up at the Kung Fu Necktie. Cypress Ave. the

Anger Is a Gift (and So Is Sadness)

September 13th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Anger Is a Gift (and So Is Sadness) Music is about emotion, but metal music is best when plummeting the depths of emotions that some feel are unwanted, unhealthy, or just best kept to one's self. Pyrrhon is about

Pagan Altar
Room of Shadows

September 5th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Pagan Altar Room of Shadows The story of Pagan Altar is so heartbreaking even the Biblical Job would have questioned what they did to deserve all of the tragedies that befell the group

Bölzer
Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, August 26

September 1st, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Bölzer Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, August 26 Bands such as Bölzer, underground black metal duos that record for niche labels based out of foreign lands, are not supposed to

Introducing…
EZTV

July 6th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant, Primitive Futures | Leave A Comment »

Introducing… EZTV Everyday in Brooklyn—Williamsburg, to be more specific—hundreds of wannabe career musicians are wallowing down a boulevard of broken

The Tallest Man on Earth
Dark Bird Is Home

May 19th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

The Tallest Man on Earth Dark Bird Is Home It’s possible to pinpoint the moment when Kristian Matsson, the man who records under the alias of The Tallest Man on Earth, started to expand his

Viet Cong
Viet Cong

January 29th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Viet Cong Viet Cong There’s something rapturous about Viet Cong’s self-titled debut that simply can’t be articulated in a way that hasn’t been used to describe its stylistic

Neneh Cherry
Blank Project

March 7th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Album Reviews, Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Neneh Cherry Blank Project After an 18-year break between solo records, Neneh Cherry has finally released her fourth album, Blank Project. For a “one-hit wonder,” Cherry has