Cover artwork for Sons Of Perdition 'Trinity'

Sons of Perdition – Trinity (Review)

Without a dime or a bite of food, desperation turned to panic, so when a hunter found my den, he found a beast that had gone manic. I brained him with my rifle butt, then took my knife and slit. I dressed his body where it lay, then roasted it upon a spit. Sons Of Perdition –“Profane The…

Cover for Red Reflection album 'Prelude to Annihilation'

Red Reflection: Prelude to Annihilation (review)

On their sophomore album, Prelude to Annihilation, Red Reflection comes across as the neo-classical progeny of Skinny Puppy side-project Doubting Thomas. Somber orchestrations are layered over tribal rhythms and the stray hip-hop beat; elegant piano passages are bruised by intermittent patches of electronic static. A spoken word intro, reminiscent of Boyd Rice, prepares the listener…