On the horizon

A bit of a news round up... I have finished recording a new gruntsplatter record. It's called "Dowsing In The Cancer Lands" and I'll be pressing it on CD myself under Crionic Mind. Limited to 300 and also available digitally. Expected Spring, it will go to press as soon as I have the art sorted. … Continue reading On the horizon

Dragging The Rivers Of Sleep

Dragging The Rivers of Sleep is finally available. Fall of Nature released it in December, and I received my copies a few days ago. This record collects 12 tracks of rare and unreleased material from 1999-2015, and was all mastered/remastered by Thomas Garrison in 2016. The idea for this started way back in 2013 I … Continue reading Dragging The Rivers Of Sleep

Wilt and Gruntsplatter Collaboration

Back in May of this year, James Keeler (Wilt) proposed the idea of a collaboration. I released one of Wilt's early albums, "Wither" on Crionic Mind, and always kind of felt like we'd probably end up doing something together at some point. Now, essentially 20 years later, we are. He sent a bunch of sounds … Continue reading Wilt and Gruntsplatter Collaboration

Noisextra Podcast

The good folks at Noisextra Podcast discuss Grunstplatter's Pest Maiden release in their latest episode. In addition to diving deep into the sounds, the episode includes an interview with me as well as additional thoughts from Jonathan Canady (Deathpile/Angel of Decay) and Phil Blankenship (Troniks/The Cherry Point). In addition to focusing on Pest Maiden we … Continue reading Noisextra Podcast

Accidental Alchemy: Early Works

I've been meaning to get these tracks together for some time, and finally it's done. Accidental Alchemy: Early Works includes 14 tracks and is about 90 minutes of music. It gathers everything from the first two split CD's I did in 1998 with Ruhr Hunter & Slowvent respectively. Also included is an unreleased track from … Continue reading Accidental Alchemy: Early Works

Caulbearer – Diseased Imaginings

Caulbearer's new release "Diseased Imaginings" is available on Bandcamp now. The project had recorded an album originally to be titled "The Last City" between 2013-14 and never released it. In late 2017, they reached out and said they were approaching several projects to collaborate on the material for the hope of an eventual release. I … Continue reading Caulbearer – Diseased Imaginings

The Ineffable Nighttide

The Ineffable Nighttide, the first of the 4 forth coming releases from my new project The Corvidae Cabal, is now available on Bandcamp. It's $4 or pay what you want, and features 7 tracks coming in at about 39minutes. The record is based around anomalous sleep phenomenon. There is some additional info here. It's not … Continue reading The Ineffable Nighttide

The Corvidae Cabal – New Project

I hadn't done new music in a very long time. There was the track for the Stephen Petrus benefit compilation, and the track for the hardcover edition of the "Fight Your Own War" book I contributed to, but not a lot else. At the end of 2016 I started working again. At the encouragement of … Continue reading The Corvidae Cabal – New Project