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 […]

Rock / Heavy Metal

Marriages Breathes New Life Into Post-Rock On Their New Album, 'Salome'

Photos by Nick Fancher Marriages emerged in Los Angeles in 2011 as a collaboration between members of instrumental post-rock group Red Sparowes and dreamy folk-pop band The Nocturnes. A 2012 EP, Kitsune, expanded on Red Sparowes sprawling flavors, with vocalist/guitarist Emma Ruth Rundle’s ethereal, often effects-soaked vocals gently flowing through intense peaks and valleys.  Rather than continue […]