|THURSDAY 20.09.2012 :: |
|Heirs (AUS) + Soror Dolorosa (FR) + A dead forest index (AUS)|
|Post rock / Post-metal / New Wave|
» Heirs (Post-metal / Post rock / Experimental)
Hailed as one of the best post-metal albums of 2009, the band’s debut, Alchera, established Heirs as one of Australia’s foremost instrumental acts. Released by German label Denovali Records, the album contained distant ripples of industrial metal deviants Godflesh and the misanthropic catharsis of early Swans, but these influences are something they have been steadily outgrowing.
The album’s accompanying tour saw the band play 69 shows across Europe and Japan, cementing their ...
» Soror Dolorosa (Gothic / cold wave)
Formerly from Toulouse (southern France), SOROR DOLOROSA was originally founded in 2001, with Andy (Nuit Noire, Mutiilation, Peste Noire, Celestia, Darvulia, Fornication) on drums, Franck (ex Funeraell) on guitar, Herve (ex Funeraell) on bass, and Christophe Guenot (ex Funeraell) on vocals. Herve came up with the name of SOROR DOLOROSA because of a novel titled "Bruges-la-morte" by Georges Rodenbach, a Flemish symbolist writer from the late 19th century. A novel marked by symbolism of ...
» A dead forest index (Minimal / Gothic)
Brothers Adam and Sam Sherry form minimalist two piece A Dead Forest Index. Originally from Auckland/London, A Dead Forest Index formed in 2009 and are currently based in Melbourne.
A Dead Forest Index create a sound ambitious in contrast and depth. Drawing on simple yet dynamic elements, leaving sparse but deliberate structures & washes of sound that centre around the voice. Their songs draw from a wide range of influences such as William Blake, Taraf De Haidouks, Scott ...