Rock / Heavy Metal

Eye of Nix Channel Siouxsie Sioux-Gone-Black Metal in the NSFW New Video for "Elysium Elusive"

Photo by Michael Ray Sheets Since 2012, Seattle, Washington’s Eye of Nix has been creating wonderfully twisted experimental metal, and rather than committing to one niche, this collective has its fingers in every pot. With crust and sludge-influenced riffs meeting black metal’s tremolo picking at the noisiest crossroads, the band sets a tumultuous backdrop for vocalist Joy Von […]

Rock / Heavy Metal

Bosse-De-Nage Has Raised the Art of Metal Lyrics to A Whole New Level (And Their New Album Rips, Too)

Courtesy of Bosse-De-Nage / photo by SF Sludge Bosse-De-Nage is one of the current USBM scene's most interesting new talents. The band is notoriously press-shy, largely eschewing interviews and clinging to anonymity while crafting progressive, textured black metal with heavy post-rock, shoegaze, and even hardcore influences. Sure, hidden identities are a dime a dozen in […]