Quite fittingly, EARTH's record release show for the quite fantastic Angels Of Darkness, Demons Of Light: I was at Seattle's Tractor Tavern -- a venue known for swilling whiskey and boot-stomping folk/bluegrass sounds that usually tear through town in a tornado of good will and Southern leanings. EARTH, the almighty...

Pretty much any band out there would kill for Earth's success. Dylan Carson and his rag tag group of musicians pretty much created the drone metal sound, only to go on an extended hiatus, and follow-up with a re-tooled country/Americana sound that the band is now known for. It's because...

"Learning to hear differently is part of the progression. Your hearing evolves and the perception [becomes] more musical." -- Stephen O'Malley...