Thursday, December 23 2010
In the end, the metal world honored the memory of Ronnie James Dio in the coolest possible way: by making this the best year for new music the genre has seen in a very long time.
Thursday, December 10 2009
It seems every year I say it, but this year it's truer than ever: this was one hell of a year for metal. If you think the Mastodon record is good (which it is) just wait 'til you hear this list’s top three.
Tuesday, April 14 2009
There’ve been heady times for this band that’s accustomed to scraping by as an underground fave, but Kylesa remain well-grounded and looking ahead to what’s next.
Sunday, June 2 2013
There are moments when Kylesa seize control and the melodies strike a nerve and it works really well. The rest of the time, though, it’s as if Kylesa are unsure of what they want to be and are happy to languish in their own solemnity.
Tuesday, November 27 2012
Those unfamiliar with the works of Kylesa would be better off to experience the full-force of their psych and sludge collision -- as heard on the band's later studio albums -- and leave From the Vaults, Vol.1 resting in the hands of the curious and the completist.
Wednesday, November 3 2010
The Savannah, Georgia band has been improving greatly with each release, but, on its fifth album, Kylesa has outdone itself.