Tag Archives: East of the Wall

GEMATRIA: MetalSucks Premieres “Star Death” Video; Self-Titled Debut By Qabbalistic Rock Outfit Nears Release Through Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Natalie Newbold] MetalSucks is hosting a premiere of “Star Death,” the new single and video from eclectic new outfit GEMATRIA, as the band prepares for the release of their eponymous debut EP via Nefarious Industries in October. GEMATRIA is a collaboration … Continue reading

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Exclusive Track + Video Premiere: GEMATRIA’s “Star Death” – MetalSucks

“Writing about music, the saying goes, is like dancing about architecture… but rarely has music defied description quite the way Gematria’s material does. It’s… gothic, progressive electro-mathgaze-jazzcore? […] We guarantee it is the most thought-provoking, unique thing you will hear … Continue reading

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GEMATRIA: Eclectic Qabbalistic Numerological Rock Outfit To Release Eponymous Debut Through Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Natalie Newbold] Nefarious Industries welcomes eclectic new outfit GEMATRIA to the label’s ever-morphing roster for the October release of their recently completed self-titled debut EP, issuing a brief trailer, preorders, and more. Delivering a hypnotically riveting, intricately crafted, wholly singular … Continue reading

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OPUL: “Levels” EP – The Ripple Effect

“Gorgeous vocals ethereally soar over some rather weighty instrumentation. Mirroring an aspect of the cover art they sound as if they are being broadcast through the upper reaches of the atmosphere. […] Powerful, bombastic, and assured are all adjectives that … Continue reading

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OPUL: “Levels” – Sweet Bread Productions

“Marking a bit of a return to form to the style of his first EP, Personnel, the three tracks that make up Levels showcase Lupo’s ear for captivating melodies and lean, effective arrangements. Levels stands as [OPUL‘s] most complete and … Continue reading

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OPUL: The Lightness of Being – Interview with Osprey Music Magazine

Lindsay O’Connor picks Matt Lupo’s brain about his latest solo effort, Levels: Upon hearing the opening refrain on Matt Lupo’s Levels, I experienced immediate relief of all burdens—those most apparent, as well as ones I didn’t even know I had. … Continue reading

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OPUL Streaming New EP “Levels” – American Aftermath

“Fans of the spacey alternative rock of Hum and Failure, or the driving post-hardcore grooves of Quicksand will likely be enamored with these three tracks.” – American Aftermath

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OPUL “Levels” – Osprey Music Magazine

“Levels is a truly satiating aural experience, where […] unapologetically beautiful harmonies, shapes, and textures arrange themselves into three well-composed, inexhaustibly lush songs.” – Osprey Music Magazine

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OPUL: MetalSucks Streams New Solo EP By East Of The Wall Guitarist; “Levels” Out Today Via Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

“Fans of Quicksand, Sensefield, Shift, A Perfect Circle, Radiohead, Dredg, East Of The Wall, Maid Myriad and more will enjoy the layered and ambitious twenty-minute voyage showcasing a variety of beautifully-layered vocal arrangements atop both crunching and crystal clear guitar tones and an incredible range of musical diversity.” – Earsplit Compound

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Exclusive EP Stream: OPUL’s “Levels” – MetalSucks

“Fully written, performed, recorded and mixed by Lupo himself, OPUL is a wholly different beast from East of the Wall — the two projects have little in common besides a sense of creative adventurousness sorely missing from music today — … Continue reading

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