Some of the best metal albums that metalheads love to hate.
Liturgy frontman Hunter Hunt-Hendrix is no stranger to defying expectations. Following the New York black metal band’s 2011 album Aesthethica, he took a detour with the hypnotic and rhythmic Survival project, before transforming the band’s experimental, heavy sounds into a complex electronic and hip-hop inspired hybrid with 2015′s The Ark Work. The first album from […]
Hunter Hunt-Hendrix of Liturgy has just announced a new solo project, Kel Valhaal. On July 15th, Kel Valhaal will release New Introductory Lectures on the System of Transcendental Qabala, via his own label, YLYLCYN. A press release says of the project, “If Liturgy is the vehicle for grand rock albums, Kel Valhaal is more low […]
No wave pioneer Glenn Branca made a name for himself though avant-garde compositions, noisy guitar-based recordings such as “Lesson No. 1″ and, perhaps most significantly, his guitar symphonies. Branca would often gather together a large group of people to play guitar at the same time, all tuned differently and played extremely loud. Past participants in […]