metal

EP Review: Downward Spiral
March 10, 2017

EP Review: Downward Spiral

My buddy Marco G has been sending Alternative Control albums to review for a couple years, and Downward Spiral’s self-titled debut EP is my favorite…

Baldwin’s Choice: Moonsorrow
March 8, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Moonsorrow

Glowing praise needs to be stated for a band who never seems to be confused about their musical direction. I’m not talking merely on an…

Bair Grills… Civil Lividity by Continuum
February 16, 2017

Bair Grills… Civil Lividity by Continuum

Continuum, n: “A continuous sequence in which adjacent elements are not perceptibly different from each other, although the extremes are quite distinct.”   Before reviewing…

Baldwin’s Choice: Deathspell Omega
January 16, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Deathspell Omega

Heavy metal has been known for its extremity and controversy for a number of years, almost as long as it’s been a genre. Ever since…