Tag Archives: Oakland

Metal Review: Secrets of the Sky: To Sail Black Waters (2013)

Secrets of the Sky To Sail Black Waters

Oakland, California’s Secrets of the Sky makes a splash onto the metal scene with their debut full-length release “To Sail Black Waters.” Containing only 4 tracks, the album still runs approximately 40 minutes with the tracks ranging in running time from almost 8 minutes to almost 13 minutes. Secrets of the Sky leans towards the

Metal Review: High on Fire – The Art of Self-Defense (Re-issue)

Southern Lord Recordings has decided to re-issue sludge metal band High on Fire’s debut release The Art Of Self Defense on July 31. The landmark release has been completely remastered and enhanced by Brad Boatright (Sleep, Noothgrush, OFF! etc.) and includes the addition of the band’s first ever demo, two bonus 7” tracks as well