Old Man Gloom, ‘No,’ (Hydra Head)
Release Date: June 25, 2012
Label: Hydra Head
Middle-aged men from Isis, Converge, and Cave In play a gloomy, arty mix of their bands, with one dece acoustic jam.
Over the course of her nearly decade-long career as Grouper, Liz Harris has become a master of all things overcast. Her ambient compositions and waterlogged ballads are like fogged-up windows — bleary enough to indicate the bleakness inside, but only its vaguest outlines. There’s suggestion of something heartbreaking, but its true shape remains occluded, unobtainable,… More »