The Obelisk Radio Adds: Primitive Man, Sandrider + Kinski, Hiram-Maxim, Obrero and Elbrus

Posted in Radio on February 16th, 2015 by JJ Koczan

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I know it’s not the usual custom to do Radio adds on Mondays, but what the hell, it’s not exactly like there are rules one way or another, and my desktop has hit eight rows deep of folders with albums in them, so whatever day it might be, it’s time to clear out as much of it as possible. A full 22 records join The Obelisk Radio playlist today. Some of it is very strange, some of it pretty straightforward, but one way or another, I think it all makes the stream better and more diverse, and that’s what it’s all about. For the full list of everything added, check out the Playlist and Updates page.

The Obelisk Radio adds for Feb. 16, 2015:

Primitive Man, Home is Where the Hatred Is

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Sandrider and Kinski, Sandrider + Kinski Split

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Hiram-Maxim, Hiram-Maxim

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Ultimately,¬†Hiram-Maxim‘s self-titled¬†Aqualamb¬†debut reads more like an experiment in the deconstruction of sound than an album in the traditional sense, and perhaps I use the word “reads” because it’s a book. As has become¬†Aqualamb‘s modus, the four-track release comes as a 100-page artbook and a download that contains its nonetheless-vinyl-ready darkened forms, whether it’s the brooding “One” (11:47) with backing drones and open guitars or the preceding “Can’t Stop” (11:55) with its rising current of abrasive, almost grating noise that gradually consumes whatever song was there to start with. It is a dark atmosphere, and the opener, “Visceral” ¬†(7:14), is well titled, but the pervading vibe is more exploratory than theatrical; like the listener, the Cleveland four-piece are feeling their way through these deep reaches, and when they come around to the apex of closer “Worship” (6:25), the resolution they seem to find is frantic and desolate in turn. In another universe, one might call it punk rock. Here, it is gleefully and thoroughly fucked.¬†Hiram-Maxim on Thee Facebooks, Aqualamb.

Obrero, The Infinite Corridors of Time

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The Infinite Corridors of Time, the second long-player from Stockholm old-schoolers¬†Obrero¬†should — contrary to their logo — appeal to fans of¬†Hour of 13¬†and¬†Argus¬†and others who’ve made preservation of classic metal their mission, skirting the fine line between doomly¬†Sabbath¬†worship and proto-NWOBHM stylized forwardness of purpose. The double-guitar five-piece show some penchant for ’70s heavy rock on cuts like “Oneironaut” (6:20) and “The Axial Age” (5:40) but by and large their purposes are more metallic, meshing¬†AC/DC¬†and¬†Judas Priest¬†impulses into the keyboard-laden “Manchester Morgue” (5:01) or “Phobos and Deimos” (5:42), which stands out for its hook and successful blend alike. At eight tracks/52 minutes,¬†The Infinite Corridors of Time¬†is no minor undertaking — there is no song under five minutes long — but their use of keys allows¬†Obrero¬†to work in various moods, and for those seeking purity in their metal, the Swedish outfit offer glimpses without being wholly derivative of what’s come before.¬†Obrero on Thee Facebooks, To the Death Records.

Elbrus, Far Away and into Space Pt. 2

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If you feel like you missed out on¬†Far Away and into Space Pt. 1, don’t worry about it. Melbourne, Australia, four-piece¬†Elbrus¬†are actually starting out with Pt. 2, and it’s their debut single, an 11-minute psychedelic push of heavy blues rock, stoner rollout and organ-blessed jamming. I’m not sure it’s safe yet to call what’s happening in Melbourne¬†right now a “heavy blues revival” as¬†acts like Elbrus¬†and¬†Child¬†delve into such sonic territory — if only because with bands like Horsehunter¬†and Hotel Wrecking City Traders¬†out there, the city’s take on heavy isn’t so easily categorized — but one rarely recognizes such things until beaten over the head by them. Either way, “Far Away and into Space Pt. 2” gracefully looses¬†a molten flow over its 11:06 stretch, vocalist/organist¬†Ollie Bradley-Smith¬†unafraid to cut through the natural-sounding, weighted tones of guitarist Ringo Camilleri and bassist Mafi Watson while Tom Todorovic‘s drums smooth the way between volume and tempo changes and add cymbal-crash swing to both. It’s a smooth-grooved nod, and aside from making me curious to hear the first installment of “Far Away and into Space,” it makes me wonder what¬†Elbrus¬†might next encounter as that journey unfolds.¬†Elbrus on Thee Facebooks, on Bandcamp.

One more time, this is not even¬†a quarter of what’s been added today. There’s also stuff from Black Rainbows, Felipe Arcazas, Headless Kross, Warhorse, Twingiant and others, so please make sure you hit up the Obelisk Radio Playlist and Updates page to see the full list.

Thanks as always for reading and listening.

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