(A late posting of the first Tuesday Ten of August: delay due to holidays and birthday)
The first TT for a few weeks, and it is already back to my tracks of the month.
This month, there are the usual Spotify
playlists, and also time for a little experiment again: but seeing as there appears to be no decent way to create playlists on Soundcloud so far (fail), my favourites page
will have to do for now.
Track of the Month:DraconianA Drowning AgeA Rose for the Apocalypse
Three years on from the fucking wonderful Turning Season Within
(one of my top albums of 2008
), Draconian are back, and when nothing is broke, there is nothing to fix: so we have ten tracks of staggeringly good gothic/romantic doom metal. Yes, it is an overdone genre, and god you have to sift through some shit to get to the diamonds, but this band are certainly one of the latter. There hasn’t been a single even remotely average, let alone bad, track on their past two albums now, and this track is the new albums’ opener – chugging riffs…