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Q&A: Poison the Well

Poison the Well

Having just released their new album The Tropic Rot worldwide, Poison the Well are currently traipsing all across America. Bradley Grace, bassist for the Florida band, took some time out to answer a few questions about the new album, the shows, and his opinion on kebabs. Continue reading Q&A: Poison the Well

Live Review: 36 Crazyfists/Poison the Well/Gwen Stacy

Live Review: 36 Crazyfists + Poison the Well + Gwen Stacy
Venue: Electric Ballroom, London
Date: 13th March 2009

With tonight’s show starting at a fairly ludicrously early time, Gwen Stacy take to the stage at 7 to a sparse and disinterested crowd. But this doesn’t stop the Indianapolis band from putting their heart and soul into their brief set, with a markedly comic performance from bassist Brent Schindler. The dual vocal attack is rather less amusing, with some stretched notes and wobbly barks undermining the erratic brutality of the guitar riffs. The strangest moment however is reserved for Schindler’s closing missionary statement, informing the now slightly larger crowd that Jesus loves them, and they’ve got to have faith in something, which is understandably met with a rather deadpan silence. Continue reading Live Review: 36 Crazyfists/Poison the Well/Gwen Stacy