Author: georgefolz

2+2 Reviews: VOLA, Steven Wilson, Tribulation, and Mogwai

New Indie Pong Column! We’ve been scheming on putting together a collaborative Indie Pong column for awhile now, and this last week, we decided to bring 2+2 into the world. So, what is 2+2? Basically, this will be a bi-weekly column to highlight new offerings from the world of metal, prog, and post-rock music. For

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Tuesday Time Machine: February 2014

Hello and welcome! For those reading my column for the first time, these monthly playlists which I’m re-visiting (and continuing to create) came about as a result of an idea I had back in January of 2010: an idea that would see me create one 80 minute playlist a month. The reason for doing this

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Tuesday Time Machine: February 2012

Hello and welcome! For those reading my column for the first time, these monthly playlists which I’m re-visiting (and continuing to create) came about as a result of an idea I had back in January of 2010: an idea that would see me create one 80 minute playlist a month. The reason for doing this

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“Anhedonia”- Chelsea Wolfe & Emma Ruth Rundle

Off the bat: Wow… Like, “Wow, wow.” Here, I think Chelsea Wolfe and Emma Ruth Rundle may well have created the soundtrack to the earthiest and most elemental of summoning rituals. Something that takes place in the spookiest, most bleak bog, or backwoods known to man, right around 3 in the morning… A scene that

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Early Contender for Most Devastatingly Beautiful Song of the Year– “Marie”- Lost Horizons (featuring Marissa Nadler)

You know those afternoons where you’re scrolling IG, not really thinking anything is about to jump off, but then it does? This was one of those afternoons. Fresh off a satisfying nap, I was thumbing through my feed, when I saw Marissa Nadler had some new music out. Now, if you’re not already familiar with

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Tuesday Time Machine: January 2021

Hello and welcome! This is it— our first brand new playlist of 2021!!! For those who are reading my column for the first time, these monthly playlists that I’m re-visiting (and continuing to create) came about as a result of an idea I had back in January of 2010: an idea that would see me

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You guys– Bicep dropped a COOKER last week, and we need to talk about it.

Right, so, if I’m being honest– I’m not really sure how to begin heaping praise upon the standout song, from Bicep’s sophomore album, “Isles,” that dropped last week on Ninja Tune. With this track, Bicep have provided an answer to a theoretical question that I’ve been asking myself for the better part of seven years,

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