Showing posts with label recommendations. Show all posts
Showing posts with label recommendations. Show all posts

Sunday, February 05, 2017

Merithius, Collapse, Dramatic Lunacy, Moros Nyx, Jay Tausig, Trust No One, Bose, Kim Boekbinder, The Gathering and Passengers In Time



Today’s menu?


Prog-metal concept album. Read the fantasy sci-fi story here: http://merithius.com/world/concept/


Another incredible album from this modern prog-rock act.






The Gathering collaborate on a history-filled concept piece.








Free download!


Free download of single.



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Sunday, December 04, 2016

Revel In Dimes, Rosie, Samiam, Sea Of Storms, Park Sparrows, Plini, Mendel, Angel Vivaldi, We Are The Catalyst, Recode The Subliminal, Logical Terror, I Built The Sky, Illumina A.D., Hemina, Blackthorn, and Metamorphestra



Today’s menu?


Soul rock’n’roll.




Melodic punk-edged modern rock from Berkeley, California.


Free download! Punk-edged indie modern rock from RVA.


Free download! Punk rock, plain and simple, and from RVA.


One of the best in ambient djent. Hands down.


Djent.


Shred guitar.


Excellent modern metal with female vocals.


Free download! Excellent modern heavy metal with notes of prog and varying vocal styles.


Modern heavy metal in the vain of Soilwork, but more melodic. Even has Soilwork guest appearance.








Gothic metal with female operatics from Russia. Nothing new, but still entertaining.





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Sunday, November 13, 2016

Charred Walls Of The Damned, Noveria, Year Of The Cobra, Crippled Black Phoenix, Under A Banner, Eyevory, Ghost Community, Starfish64, Trust No One, and Asaf Sirkis

Today’s menu?


This IS heavy metal!


Melodic heavy metal. Yes, please!


Excellent doom with female vocals.


Modern prog-rock.


Classic prog-rock sound.


Classy symphonic prog.


Damn catchy AOR prog-rock.


Modern post-rock prog, with vocals.


More of a jazzy dark-wave thing than trustno1’s usual post-rock prog, but still excellent.


Free download!



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Friday, October 21, 2016

Star Wars Rogue One, X-Men Logan, Mianus, Metamorphestra, John Wesley, Myatan, Fire Garden, Brain Tentacles, and Windtrails



Today’s menu?


Each trailer gets better and better!


What a great spin on the genre.


Hilarious!


This is even more awesome that you’re hoping it is.


Think Porcupine Tree without Steven Wilson. The result is heavy and glorious!


Melodic prog.


Melodic prog.


New RVA prog band comprised of veteran musicians, and it’s groovy.


Instrumental. Ambient. Djent. Guitar.



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Saturday, October 08, 2016

Prophets Of Rage, Metallica, Tear Them Down, Hemina, Soul Solitude, Prognois, Guy Hatton, Watchtower, Diamond Mind, Blue Of Colors, and Andrew Rubin & Jon Anderson



Today’s menu?


Members of Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy, and Cypress Hill. This is want we have been training for folks!


Second single from the new album and I’m hooked. I haven’t really enjoyed a Metallica album since ReLoad. But these new songs have the production and sound engineering of the black album and the Load albums; the fluid guitar of Justice and the black album; and Lars’ drumming hasn’t been this driving and dynamic since Justice. Cannot wait to hear the whole album.


Punk. Yes please!


This melodic prog-metal band from Sydney, Australia just gets better with each release.


Melodic prog-metal from Brisbane, Australia this time. Something delicious is brewing in this genre down under!


Very good melodic metal from Buenos Aires, Argentina.


Incredible from instrumental prog-rock from a former member of Gold Frankincense & Disk Drive?




Straight-up rock with influences from garage rock and The Beatles.


Pop rock with hooks, hooks, hooks!


Some lite, but good indie rock for a change


And we close with just raw guitar talent.



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Wednesday, October 05, 2016

NOFX, Brieg Guerveno, The Color Glass, Skyward, Vitne, Darrel Treece-Birch, and Sleep



Today’s menu?


The dynasty of punk continues. Album comes out October 7, 2016.


Prog-rock at the highest caliber! I cannot wait to hear this new album in its entirety.


This concept album left me speechless. Mesmerizing modern prog-rock.


Just damn good melodic modern rock.


Solid melodic hard rock, once again, from Oslo musician.


Instead of space-rock, how about water-rock?


Some claim this is the heaviest album of all time, and the only stoner album you need after Black Sabbath’s albums. Thoughts?



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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Within The Fire, Neurosis, No Credit, Germ Bomb, Pray For Sound, Jay Tausig, Pacifica, and Strange Shape




Today’s menu?


Out of the ashes of the excellent NY heavy metal band Enertia comes Within The Fire, with all the same glory! \m/


The masters of slow, sludgy, ambient, but melodic doom are back and still owning it.


Classic and melodic Melbourne punk.


For fans of Motorhead and NWOBHM.


Love everything this instrumental prog band releases.


Free download! Another epic prog-rock release.


Free download! Prog-rock from Leeds, UK.




Free download! Great jam band.


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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Ragdoll, Tarzandragon, The Silent Low, Hush, Moros Nyx, Weaponlord, ThunderShield, Grimgotts, and Narthex A.D.



Today’s menu?


Excellent and classic sounding late-80s/early-90s hard rock.


Excellent modern hard rock.


Free download! Really good modern hard rock.


Free download! French true-metal.


Power-metal from Chicago. If you like Nocturnal Rites, you’ll like this.


Free download! Seattle producing NWOBHM? And it’s good.


Free download! U.S. melodic power-metal.


Free download! Symphonic power-metal with dramatic vocals.


Free download! Instrumental and progressive power-metal.



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