Entries by Loud Rock Director

LOUD ROCK MAY CHARTS

Here are the best loud rock releases of April and May for your listening pleasure. Also, please remember to donate to KZSC’s Spring Pledge drive happening right now. KZSC is unique in putting punk and metal music on the radio, where it is otherwise absent. Help keep this tradition going strong!   1. Ghost Bath – […]

WREKMEISTER HARMONIES INTERVIEW 4/23/17

Two Sundays ago, on the 23rd of last month, I had the opportunity to interview Wrekmeister Harmonies at The Crepe Place before their set that night. Wrekmeister Harmonies is JR Robinson and Esther Shaw, an experimental project that mixes elements of doom metal, post-rock, and noise music. Their most recent album, Light Falls, was released in […]

LOUD ROCK MARCH CHARTS

Top o’ the mornin’! Here is your long-overdue update on the best metal that has come out recently, or out soon. Power Trip – Nightmare Logic [Thrash Metal] Pallbearer – Heartless [Doom Metal] Crurifragium – Beasts of the Temple of Satan [Blackened Death Metal] Unearthly Trance – Stalking the Ghost [Sludge/Doom Metal] Dodecahedron – Kwintessens [Avant-garde […]

LOUD ROCK JANUARY CHARTS

Brrrrrr my goodness it’s getting chilly! To get you through this inclement weather, and as a reward for surviving the holidays, here are some great loud rock releases from the month of January and the latter half of December. Black Anvil – As Was (Blackened Thrash Metal) Mesarthim – Type III (Atmospheric Black Metal) Goatblood […]

LOUD ROCK DECEMBER CHARTS + UPCOMING INTERVIEWS

The quarter is coming to a close, and the air continues to drop in temperature… End-of-year lists are being prepared, and folks are turning in for the holidays… But that doesn’t mean the month of December can’t be host to some quality metal releases! Here are my picks for this month: Ash Borer – The […]

LOUD ROCK NOVEMBER CHARTS

    So much beautiful metal is released this time of year…must be the weather, I suppose! Here’s some of my top picks for the brutal-est and grooviest metal out now. Urfaust – Empty Space Meditation (Black Metal) Ulcerate – Shrines of Paralysis (Death Metal) Red Fang – Only Ghosts (Sludge Metal) Khemmis – Hunted (Doom Metal) Gatecreeper […]