Today Decibel Magazine is hosting an exclusive stream of “To Clasp A Fallen Wish With Broken Fingers,” the title track from SO HIDEOUS, MY LOVE…‘s recently unleashed EP. SO HIDEOUS, MY LOVE… fuse post-rock leanings (Envy, Mono, Godspeed You! Black Emperor) and adventurous black metal (Wolves In The Throne Room, Celeste) with classical beauty (Arvo Part, Beethoven). Released via Play The Assassin on June 21 in a limited run of 250 copies (on snow white and blood red 10″ vinyl), To Clasp A Fallen Wish With Broken Fingers serves as the companion piece to 2008’s self-released epic, I Balance A Daydream On An Edge Of A Knife.
To check out the track, point your browser HERE.
In related news SO HIDEOUS, MY LOVE… are pleased to announce the addition of Kevorikian drummer Danny Moncada and bassist Dan Galante to their official lineup. Moncada formerly played for NY death metal outfit Regain The Heart Condemned while Galante comes from Long Island grindcore thwarts, Lobster Apocalypse. The new lineup — Moncada and Galante, alongside composer/guitarists Brandon Cruz and Jack Marshall — will play the first of many upcoming shows next month:
7/25/2011 The Charleston – Brooklyn, NY w/ Welkin Dusk
More dates to be announced soon.
To Clasp A Fallen Wish With Broken Fingers is available digitally HERE. Vinyl is in stock and ready to ship. All vinyl orders will include a free digital download card to redeem the album and three additional bonus tracks from the first EP. For more info, visit: http://www.playtheassassin.com
“…blackened classical for people who love the idea of blood dripping cellos played with inverted crosses.” — Decibel
“Emotion pours out of every note as furious tremolo picking and string instruments paint somber bursts of melody under throaty and passionate screams and blasts.” — Heavyblogisheavy.com