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  • Tech Death Thursday: Parius and Exocrine

    This week’s Tech Death Thursday is brought to you by the occasional bout of ball-crushing stress that comes with working in the IT industry. Let’s unwind with some Parius and Exocrine.
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    January 19, 2017 • Tech-Death Thursday • Views: 403

  • This Toilet Tuesday (1/17/17)

    Welcome, flushalos, to This Toilet Tuesday! This seemingly constipated January has finally pounded some Pepto and spread wide its resplendent posterior, a powerful wave of new music gushing forth in all its putrid glory. Karhu, W, and I saved a fistful of the chunkier bits for further examination, but you can be assured that we didn’t catch them all. Check out the full list below for more good stuff and share it with the group! Continue Reading

    January 17, 2017 • New Stuff, Open Swim • Views: 1223

  • Tech Death Thursday: Dawn of Dementia

    Last year was great for tech death in terms of both quality and quantity, and I’m still catching up on a bunch of it. Let’s listen to the newest from Dawn of Dementia! Continue Reading

    January 12, 2017 • Tech-Death Thursday • Views: 756

  • This Toilet Tuesday (1/10/17)

    Thinking about how much good music oneself will never hear is a little depressing. We’re inundated with so much new music that even if we were listening to music constantly, it would be impossible to keep up. Yet here we are every week, searching and digging for new tunes to please our ears. We’ll never be able to listen to everything we want to, but we can at least keep giving ourselves that rush of excitement that comes with finding something fresh and new. For that, we can provide. Continue Reading

    January 10, 2017 • New Stuff, Open Swim • Views: 942

  • Tech Death Thursday: Decipher and Mortifica

    Giant purple space face? That can only mean one thing: Tech Death Thursday is back!
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    January 5, 2017 • Tech-Death Thursday • Views: 890

  • This Toilet Tuesday (1/3/17)

    Welcome to the first Toilet Tuesday of 2017! Last year was excellent for extreme metal, and I’m looking forward to what this year will bring in the music world. This week’s offerings are somewhat slim, but there’s some good jams to be had. W. and I have picked out a couple standouts; let us know if there are more that deserve to be heard! Continue Reading

    January 3, 2017 • New Stuff, Open Swim • Views: 912

  • Tech Death Thursday: The Triple Header!

    The year is on its deathbed, and I’ll be taking a break soon for the holidays. With that in mind, I’ve got a handful of albums here for you today to tide you over until I’m back. Check out the newest releases from Dreamfall in VainBrought By Pain, and Symbolik!
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    December 22, 2016 • Tech-Death Thursday • Views: 1206

  • This Toilet Tuesday (12/20/16)

    Winter is very nearly upon us, and I’m about ready to die. Christmas is right around the corner, and the thought of having to spend time with other humans is not terribly appealing. More worthless political bickering, more questioning of why I don’t plan on having kids while I’m surrounded by screaming children, more passive-aggressive crap flung between family members… Just let it end. Fortunately, we’ve been provided with an excellent soundtrack for all this nonsense this week, and W. and Stockhausen have picked out a couple of the best. Check those out and come wallow with me. Continue Reading

    December 21, 2016 • New Stuff, Open Swim • Views: 1275

  • Tech Death Thursday: Riftwalker

    Tech death and doom? Has science gone too far? Continue Reading

    December 15, 2016 • Tech-Death Thursday • Views: 1043

  • This Toilet Tuesday (12/13/16)

    Trying to keep up with new music is painful. Just when you think that it’s starting to slow down and give you some time to clear out your considerable backlog, Grafvitnir and Teitanblood decide to drop new albums in the same week. Plus, you’ve come across a handful of bands you’ve never heard of that have some awesome songs out, and your backlog just got that much bigger. You may never catch up, but at least you’re in good company; W. and I have picked out a couple of the choicest cuts to save you some time. Let us know what else we need to hear, that we may all suffer in solidarity. Continue Reading

    December 13, 2016 • New Stuff, Open Swim • Views: 815