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Below is our complete Obsidian Tongue news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Obsidian Tongue, Native Construct, Caricature and others are set to play a benefit concert for the victims of the earthquakes in Nepal.
Taking place at the Middle East Night Club in Cambridge, MA, the concert will be held as a matinee on June 20th from 12 noon - 4 PM. Topping the bill will be Obsidian Tongue, followed by Native Construct, Caricature, Sonic Pulse and BruteMukti. The show is $10 and all ages. Tickets are available at this location.
All proceeds will go toward the Jai Nepal Youth Club, No Silence for Nepal, WHR Nepal and Reaping Hope. Event co-promoters Kunjan Joshi (BruteMukti) and Kevin Brown felt these organizations are making an immediate impact to those in dire need right now, and that is why these specific charities were chosen and are being supported by Metal For Nepal. More...
Four New England acts have teamed up for an ambitious split release. Featuring Obsidian Tongue, In Human Form, Autolatry, and Infera Bruo, each band has contributed an eleven-plus minute song to the collection to create an extremely diverse musical offering.
Managing to balance traditional black metal sensibilities with avant-garde progressivisms, "Northeastern Hymns" is a truly a genre-spanning release due out digitally on January 27th, with a limited cassette release by Acephale Winter Productions expected this April.
1. Obsidian Tongue - The Lakeside Redemption
2. In Human Form - The Illusion of Intellect
3. Autolatry - Brother
4. Infera Bruo - Reversing Tides More...
Hypnotic Dirge Records has checked in with the following announcement about inking a deal with Obsidian Tongue:
"We are very pleased to announce the signing of the massachusetts-based black metal duo, Obsidian Tongue. HDR will be releasing their upcoming second full-length album 'A Nest of Ravens in the Throat of Time' in late July!
"Cold, unwavering, primal black metal with a rich organic sound and real melodic sensibilities, Obsidian Tongue has been praised for their exceptional balance of the melodic and raw aspects of black metal, and that is certainly apparent in the new material.
"A noteworthy contribution to this musical odyssey has been made by John Haughm of the legendary dark metal outfit Agalloch - The Official Page, taking lead vocal duties for the album's title track.
"Obsidian Tongue should certainly appear to fans of Enslaved, early-Opeth, Wolves in the Throne Room, Panopticon, Falls of Rauros, and Alda among others." More...