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Review: Brandon Seabrook’s NEEDLE DRIVER – Can This Even Be Called Music?

“Needle Driver is the latest experiment of Brooklyn musician Brandon Seabrook. The hard-to-describe EP seamlessly bridges contemporary classical music, experimental jazz, and mathcore into a nasty instrumental tapestry. The trio even includes some microtonal intervals, spotted in the song “venwhorerisin’”. … Continue reading

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AMN Reviews: Brandon Seabrook’s Needle Driver – Needle Driver (2017; Nefarious Industries)

“Perhaps Zevious is the best point of reference for NEEDLE DRIVER, as Seabrook and company provide five short bursts of energy, each featuring aggressive riffing, speed picking, and disjointed time changes. Particularly, Deblase and Seabrook’s lines are barely controlled chaos, … Continue reading

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BRANDON SEABROOK’S NEEDLE DRIVER Debuts “Synonymph” At Invisible Oranges; Debut Nears Release Via Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

“Synonymph” is the lead track to the debut by New York City-Based exploratory/alternative metal outfit, BRANDON SEABROOK’S NEEDLE DRIVER. With the Needle Driver record confirmed for release through Nefarious Industries in late October, Invisible Oranges has debuted the opening anthem. Offers Seabrook with … Continue reading

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Track Premiere: Brandon Seabrook’s Needle Driver Twist The Knife On “Synonymph” – Invisible Oranges

“It’s a similar kind of “musicianship as a cudgel” approach that bands like Helmet, Unsane, Behold The Arctopus, and countless others have used to punish New York audiences for decades. Seabrook, Miller, and Deblase carry on that legacy with devilish … Continue reading

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BRANDON SEABROOK’S NEEDLE DRIVER: Debut To See Release Via Nefarious Industries; Band Features “NYC’s Best Guitarist” + Members Of Ani Defranco, Zevious, Sabbath Assembly – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Greg C. Photography] Nefarious Industries confirms the impending release of Needle Driver, the debut recordings from New York City-Based exploratory/alternative metal outfit, BRANDON SEABROOK’S NEEDLE DRIVER. BRANDON SEABROOK’S NEEDLE DRIVER is the newest project of New York-based avant-jazz guitarist Brandon Seabrook, … Continue reading

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