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Stream Chelsea Wolfe Abyss

Preeminent goth-rocker Chelsea Wolfe’s fifth album, Abyss, officially comes out next week but, as these things now go, it’s streaming early via NPR. This is the first record that Wolfe really commits to the whole metal thing she’s been flirting with throughout her career — the first thee songs on the album are heavy as […]

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Chelsea Wolfe – “Grey Days”

We’ve heard three tracks — “Iron Moon,” “Carrion Flowers,” and “After The Fall” — from Chelsea Wolfe’s new album, Abyss, so far, but “Grey Days” may be the most icily gorgeous yet. It begins with a staticky howl that turns into pained breathing that gives way to heavy drums and grandiose strings. “Poison inside helps […]

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Chelsea Wolfe – “After The Fall”

Goth queen Chelsea Wolfe has a new album out next month, and we’ve already heard two massive, torrential songs, “Iron Moon” and “Carrion Flowers.” At first blush, new track “After The Fall” seems to be something softer, beginning with a distant thump and doleful vocal echoes that suggest — as much of her music does […]

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Chelsea Wolfe – “Carrion Flowers”

Chelsea Wolfe has been the reigning queen of spooky-sad songwriting for years now, and if “Iron Moon” and “Carrion Flowers” are at all indicative of what her forthcoming album Abyss will unleash, then it’s safe to say that Wolfe won’t be overthrown for a long time. Although her lyricism is often muted and abstract, the […]

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Chelsea Wolfe – “Iron Moon”

Last week, Chelsea Wolfe announced that she will release the follow-up to 2013’s Pain Is Beauty, and shared a clip of the debut single “Iron Moon” accompanied by a studio video. Today, Wolfe revealed the tracklist and release date for Abyss, and premiered the complete version of “Iron Moon. Wolfe told Rolling Stone that this […]