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Album: Jesu – Everyday I Get Closer To The Light From Which I Came

October 10th, 2013

Justin Broadrick Thrash Hits

Jesu
Everyday I Get Closer To The Light From Which I Came
Avalanche Inc.
24 September 2013

by Rob McAuslan

If you don’t follow Jesu too closely, it’s easy to get a bit confused by their output. Justin Broadrick’s presence is the only constant, with their releases swinging between ethereal puffs of minimalist misery and full-bore industrial metal. Their albums are for the disenfranchised Godflesh fans craving that trademark crush, with their EPs being where the ghosts of songs manifest themselves around gentle drum programming and breathy, barely-there murmurings. Everyday I Get Closer To The Light From Which I Came breaks that pattern by being a full-length ‘Jesu-gaze’ release.

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Sunday Slaylist: Supersonic Festival 2012

October 7th, 2012

Supersonic Festival 2012 Thrash Hits

Last week we dropped a Damnation Festival-themed Slaylist, and this week we’re focussing on another indoor Autumn festival – Supersonic. While not specifically a metal festival (or even necessarily a “heavy” festival), Supersonic pushes the boundaries of what you can do with a music festival in ways that traditional metal fests can’t even dream of. Because traditional metal fests are too busy working themselves into a froth over who their headliners are.

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