Category: Psychedelic

Astrolabe- Death: An Ode To Life

Prog rock up and comers Astrolabe released their mind bending album earlier this month on the 1st that takes quite a while to soak in. Their previous effort “The Hermit, The Fool And The Hanged Man” was a fantastic 3 track EP featuring the legendary Marco Minneman (jack […]

Turning Virtue- Beautiful

One of Buffalo’s best kept secrets prog rockers Turning Virtue is releasing their landmark album “Beautiful” tomorrow September 4th.  The band came back onto the local music scene with a vengeance with “A Temporary Human Experience” in 2016.  There were previous incarnations in the 1990’s and ATHE was the band’s […]

Imperial Triumphant- Alphaville

One of my favorite bands in the avant-garde/experimental metal scene Imperial Triumphant is releasing their album “Alphaville” later this month on July 31st.  Somehow, someway I was able to get my grimy hands on this gloriously unusual piece of music by the New York trio.  The older I get, the […]

Protopilot: Volume 1

Protopilot released this amazing offering at the end of April and I’m still not over how great of a piece of music this is.  To be honest, Buffalo isn’t full of a ton of artsy and unusual bands. Don’t get me wrong, there’s some good bands in the area….Protopilot […]

Devin Townsend- Empath

One of my personal musical heroes Devin Townsend has released another masterpiece today “Empath”.  Sure he’s talented, has a great operatic and dynamic voice and has a unique approach to guitar.  What’s impressed me the most is when I discovered his solo music when Strapping Young Lad was around. Sure […]

The Inner Urge Self Titled

Pennslyvania’s The Inner Urge released this album ironically almost a year ago, on March 25th of 2018. If I actually knew these guys a while ago, I’d have added this to my 2018 best of list. They’re not your typical instrumental band, which is something I think our followers will love. […]