Posted by Bram Teitelman on September 18, 2012
Usually, watching a band track their album in the studio is about as fun as watching paint dry, except you don’t have the benefit of a newly-painted room when it’s done. However, when the studio in question is Converge guitarist Kurt Ballou’s Godcity studios and the band in question is Kvelertak, things are different. The […]
Posted by Bram Teitelman on September 4, 2012
Kvelertak are currently holed up in Converge guitarist Kurt Ballou’s Godcity Studios recording their sophomore album. Thankfully through this studio update, you can hear a little bit of what it sounds like. Mainly the update shows Kjetil Gjermundrød laying down drum tracks and talking about the process. But hey, we’ll take two minutes of drumming and […]
Posted by Bram Teitelman on May 30, 2012
It’s pretty much like the late ’90s are coming home to roost. Today, we not only get another song from Fear Factory’s forthcoming album, The Industrialist (which is out this coming Tuesday), but also the first new music in eight years from sludgy supergroup of sorts Old Man Gloom. We’ll start with them first. Since 2004’s […]
Posted by Bill Shouldis on January 7, 2010
Pitchfork has conducted an interview with Kurt Ballou of Converge on his favorite songs at age 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35. Check it out here.