Feb 17

Good (and Bad) Band Names

In almost every way, it’s the least important part of music, but, if you’re musically inept, band names are the only musical fun not requiring electricity. I’ve got electricity, but, you know, I want to talk about band names, anyway. … Continue reading

Feb 06

Widow’s Week: True Widow

This … music … is … slow. Take doom metal and slow it down a lot. Add in hazy distant vocals and you’ve got True Widow. It’s not metal for metalheads, at least not any I’ve ever known. In live performance, they will never motivate a mosh pit, nor cause anything more intense than a slow trance-like head nodding. That’s not bad. Not at all. Continue reading