"Recorded with no overdubs and no other takes, Locrian went into WMUC studios located at College Park, Maryland to record what became much more than just a session. “Rain of Ashes” is a journey, not of complex feelings, but of realizing the decay and collapse you have just witnessed is real and will never go away. Instead of completely pummeling the listener, the piece slowly rips the listener apart until there is nothing left."
previously released on cassette on fan death records, the two tracks have been properly mastered at Chicago Mastering Service by for a more intense and definitive experience.
Tonal richness through metallic purity. A chill-pill for fans of atmospheric, thick yet delicate, pulsating metal. Sporadic rhythm with matured breaks into post-metal, but then altered by hushed, dynamic screams. Uh, plus way more. I'll admit, it is sort of hard to write about the album as a whole for the simple fact that each song presents different excursions, all essential to the long-term inducement of tranquility. SWERVE