Tag Archives: Aaron Turner

Sumac’s Aaron Turner is a fan of Carly Rae Jepsen

Posted by on October 4, 2017

Whether you like to admit it or not, all metalheads like to take a break from metal. Regardless of the genre, we all have a tendency to want to expand our musical horizons. Revolver recently spoke to Aaron Turner of Isis/Sumac/Old Man Gloom, etc. discussing topics including an update from the studio for Sumac’s next […]

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Old Man Gloom streaming both ‘The Ape of God’ albums before release tomorrow

Posted by on November 10, 2014

Old Man Gloom trolled us all with their confusing announcement aboutThe Ape of God being a double album and there being a fake one sent to press. ‘The Ape of God’ is two albums, and they are streaming online if you want to check them both out. This is the sixth release from OMG. The band […]

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Old Man Gloom recorded fake album, two real albums

Posted by on November 7, 2014

Ready to be confused? OK, here you go. On November 11th, post-hardcore supergroup Old Man Gloom will be releasing The Ape of God, their second album since returning from an eight year hiatus. They sent the album out to press to review and everything, with Metal Sucks among those giving it a glowing review, who called […]

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Old Man Gloom become “Predators”

Posted by on October 8, 2014

Listen to the latest from Old Man Gloom, “Predators,” from their upcoming album, The Ape of God, due out November 11th. This is the first new full-length since 2012s No.’ Aaron Turner spoke to Noisey about going back to Old Man Gloom: “But really the core driving force behind the band is us liking to be around […]

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Check out Craw, a lost post-hardcore act from the 90’s with a new Kickstarter campaign

Posted by on April 16, 2014

If you’ve never heard of a Cleveland, OH band called Craw, you’re not alone; the post-hardcore act hasn’t put out an album since 2002 and the three albums that proceed it have been out of print since the late 90’s. Yet, in their prime, the band sat alongside acts like The Jesus Lizard, Fugazi, and […]

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Hydra Head Records To Close Up Shop

Posted by on September 11, 2012

The rumbles began this morning, after Metal Sucks rumored that influential post-hardcore label Hydra Head Records was rumored to be closing. Sadly, it was confirmed earlier today by a post on Hydra Head’s blog – after December, the label will exist only to fulfill orders of its impressive back catalog. Founded by Isis frontman Aaron […]

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Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore Joins Twilight

Posted by on July 31, 2012

Have you heard of Twilight? No, not the movies about sparkly celibate vampires, the black metal supergroup. Already featuring members of Nachtmystium, Isis and The Atlas Moth, they’ve now gotten even more cred, as former Sonic Youth guitarist and vocalist Thurston Moore has joined the band. Twilight, which includes Nachtmystium’s Blake Judd, producer Sanford Parker, […]

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New Music Wednesday: Fear Factory And Old Man Gloom

Posted by 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 […]

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Old Man Gloom To Release New Album ‘NO’ While On Tour

Posted by on May 1, 2012

Yesterday, Hydra Head Records teased everyone about a new album from Old Man Gloom, featuring Aaron Turner (Isis), Nate Newton (Converge, Doomriders), Caleb Scofield (Cave In), and Santos Montano (Zozobra). Earlier today, though, Turner (who also owns Hydra Head) confirmed that the sludge supergroup will indeed release a new album. Titled NO, Old Man Gloom […]

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Isis Breaking Up

Posted by on May 18, 2010

After 13 years, five albums, and a handful of EPs, post-metal quintet Isis announced via a lengthy statement on their Web site tonight that they’ll be breaking up following a tour that starts next week.   Simply put, ISIS has done everything we wanted to do, said everything we wanted to say. In the interest of […]

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