These guys craft stunning progressive and heavy music that uses horns, keys and woodwinds to help craft a unique sound that I predict the world will soon be raving about. On top of that… these dudes and dudettes are fucking adorable. Wholly unique and ready to take on the world, I got the chance to interview them on a scummy Philly street corner and talk about music, life and more. This is what heavy music is about — innovation, power, and fun.
Do you ever forget things? I sure do. Planned obsolescence is a bitch these days. Black, doom, atmospheric, and prog metal all jammed into one thing could be a total fucking disaster. Dreadnought managed not only to not screw it up, but to actually make it phenomenal. This quartet from Colorado shows unreal mastery of both typical and unusual instruments, including sax, mandolin, and flute. Their third LP, Wake has a water theme that is translated perfectly by the mix of audial serenity and crushing pressure.
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