Post Profile

Music: Music Review: Torche: Harmonicraft 

With Meanderthal, Torche’s sophomore full-length from 2008, the sludge-pop group suddenly found itself buried under a ton of accolades. So it did what any proper underground band would do: It dug deeper. Now, after four years of sporadic EPs and split releases (including one with the like-minded Boris), Torche is back with Harmonicraft. This time, though, the Miami-based group seems less apprehensive about the oncoming avalanche of acclaim (and perhaps even fame).
read more


Related Posts

Album Of The Week: Torche Harmonicraft

Music / Indie Music : Stereogum

The underground metal landscape is a rocky and striated one, full of sub-sections and micro-scenes, so it’s hard to make any sweeping generalizations about it. But here’s one: Over the last 20 years or so, underground metal as a who...

Torche – “Minions”

Music / Indie Music : Stereogum

Harmonicraft, the last album from the kickass melodic Florida riff-metal band Torche, was a total triumph. It’s nearly three years old now, but the band will follow it up with a new album called Restarter early next year. Torche hav...

Music Review: Torche - Harmonicraft

Music / Rock & Pop : Tiny Mix Tapes

Torche Harmonicraft [Volcom; 2012] by Embling Rating: Harmonicraft, the third full-length from Torche, is less interesting as an album than it is as an augur of some vague, underdefined cultural shift. Which isn’t to say that it doe...

Music: Music Review: Pop Etc: Pop Etc 

Entertainment / Music : The A.V. Club - Music

Another, more summer-barbecue-friendly lifetime ago, Pop Etc was a band called The Morning Benders. The group turned heads with 2010’s Big Echo, a smart sophomore album full of moon-eyed melodies and guitar chords strummed for dear ...

[Album Review] Torche ‘Harmonicraft’

Genres / Horror : Bloody-Disgusting Horror News

Review by GregBurchert Harmonicraft is the third full-length release from Miami’s bottom-heavy rock advocates, Torche. It is the follow up to their name making release, Meanderthal (2008), which was paid much worship by the sludge j...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC