Sounds Like: Aiden, AFI, My Passion, The Used, Escape The Fate
Bio: Ashestoangels. We wrote some songs, then we went on tour. And here we are.
There are obviously some other steps along the way (we just released our third album, the William Control produced "Horror Cult") but the whole idea behind the band is writing the best songs possible, and then playing th...See Full Bio
“‘Horror Cult’ is the third release by Bristol-based goth heroes Ashestoangels, a band who’re notorious for providing one of the most visceral and energetic live shows of their scene. The question is, can they capture this live energy on record?It certainly gets off to a suitably feisty start with ‘Six Six Six’ a fast paced slice of gothic punk with a fist-pumping scream along chorus that seems destined to become a fan favourite. The quality level stays high with next track ‘The Wake’. It kicks off with an exhilaratingly fast guitar riff, slowing down to lead into an anthemic chorus, with enrapturing lyrics that weave a tale of grief and loss around the listener. And therein lies the beauty of this album, and what makes it such an exciting piece of work. Musically, this is a raw album. There are no epic soundscapes here, no symphonic touches or pretensions to hide the meaning of the songs. This is music which captures the sweat, grime and joy of those tiny club gigs whe”