THE ARISTOCRATS at The Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton (August 15th, 2019)

An irrefutable feeling of satisfaction stems from the fact of witnessing hard-working and uber-talented musicians to conquest audiences and sell out venues despite the chaotic state of the music business nowadays. That’s the way I felt last Thursday night, when a clamoring crowd welcomed the Three Caballeros of instrumental progressive-fusion rock (aka as The Aristocrats) to their first ever show…


SINGLE REVIEW: Listen to Experimental Doom/Black Metal Project DRAAGYN Ethereal Yet Crushing Single “Majesty”

Blackened tour de force Draagyn will surely become a talked-about name if the group’s first offering, a single dubbed “Majesty,” is any indicator. To be clear, this isn’t metal. In fact, it’s the end of times. The chilling moment right before you die. It’s something to be loved, feared and hated at the same time. An intense cataclysm, clawing and writhing its way from the blackened abyss. It’s to be adored or recoiled in disgust with no compromise in between. A grotesque, iconoclastic deity that should be worshiped or burned at the stake. A magnificent terror caught in the crossroads between heaven…