Genre: Black Metal, Death Metal, Doom, Sludge
Label: Profound Lore/Psychic Violence Records
Ash Borer is an Acata, California based band who formed in 2009. Ash Borer play a vicious, oppressive, and hauntingly atmospheric style of music that incorporates elements of black metal, death metal, doom, and sludge within their sound. Musically, Ash Borer can be loosely compared to bands such as Thou, Yellow Eyes, Lightbearer, and Year Of No Light. Since forming in 2009, Ash Borer have released a self-titled two song demo in April of 2009, a split LP with Fell Voices in July of 2010, a self-titled three song LP in March of 2011, a four song LP titled Cold Of Ages in August of 2012, and a two song LP titled Bloodlands in February of 2013. The Impassable Gate is the band's latest full-length LP, which was released via Profound Lore and Psychic Violenc records on December 2nd, 2016. On The Impassable Gate, Ash Borer offer up six tracks of brutal, vicious, raw, ominous, and hauntingly atmospheric black metal, death metal, doom, and sludge. Overall, The Impassable Gate makes for a killer listen and should not be missed. Highly recommended! Enjoy!
Ash Borer on Bandcamp
Profound Lore Records on Bandcamp