Last week’s blurbs: ☒, thisquietarmy, Hawksmoor, Sorrow Plagues / De La Nostalgie / Elderwind / Dreams of Nature, ProtoU, YlangYlang, Potion, Endless Melancholy.
Last week’s blurbs: Jerry Hunt, Business Casual, Evening of Light, Utred, con_cetta, Bart Graft.
Though the paths differ, both albums end up at or pass a similar point: a moment where the self becomes whole, where the false self is expelled, and the parts of the self are reintegrated.
Today, looking back on the year. 100% personal, no particular order. Enjoy!
Sometimes the world will chuck things at you that you need. You only have to open your arms and catch.
Bell Witch, and a funeral for Adrian Guerra.
Sivyj Yar’s superb new EP hopefully marks the future direction for this melancholic Russian black metal project.
Kinit Her’s latest is an essential work of weird and psychedelic folk.