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Baltimore’s Best Hit Cakeshop Tonight

Written by Saby Reyes-Kulkarni on . Posted in Music, Posts

Though he strives to convey an abstract sense of spiritual power in his music, Arbouretum bandleader Dave Heumann understands the power of brittle guitar distortion too. On the Baltimore quartet’s 2007 sophomore album, Rites of Uncovering, Heumann is fond of gazing out onto the vast North African desert as imagined by authors Paul Bowles and [&hellip
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One Time Only — The Gods Of Grind Return!

Written by Saby Reyes-Kulkarni on . Posted in Music, Posts

If Napalm Death is generally regarded as the act that founded the extreme form of heavy metal known as grindcore, then Carcass is the band that elevated that genre to high art. Carcass was, of course, right there alongside Napalm in the beginning and even once shared guitarist and creative force Bill Steer, whose signature [&hellip
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