There's a track by Distorted Pony titled HOD. A friend once told me he came to know from them that it was an anagram for Head Of David, that is, the band which saw Justin Broadrick playing drums in late 80s. I can't say if there something true in that, but, I am sure there's a killing and percussive connection between the two bands (withouth mentioning Big Black's friend, Roland, of course).
Broadrick passed from Fall of Because, Napalm Death to Jesu and more, exploring a wide spectrum of collapsing sonorities which go from metal to industrial, post-whatever, black metal, doom and shoegaze. Probably a lot of shitty bands have been and are still around because of his beautiful Music. You know, action and reaction. Hardly you can control that.
Raw and (can't say so) minimal tracks, tinted with disgraced nihilism, hard kicking your head from the very inside (Dogbite, Decline and Fall). Genuine, dark harshness, You can't ask (and wish) for more, from a band of almost 20 years, and which never missed point (I think). Now press play.
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Previously, on komakino fanzine, about 'Godflesh':
22/06 prato @ milky wave music fest
29/06 finale emilia (mo) @ festa del ringraziamento
03/07 modena @ i cortili di ago
05/07 bologna @ vulcano hills
06/07 marina di ravenna @ hana-bi
24/07 roma @ na cosetta estivaANNULLATO 26/07 giovinazzo (ba) @ giovinazzo rock fest
27/07 lecce @ sei sud est indipendente festival
02/08 san marino @ smiaf 2019
08/08 curinga @ curinga music fest
17/08 castellina marittima (pi) @ 00 fest
26/11 mestre (ve) @ teatro toniolo 28/11 rivoli (to) @ circolo della musica 29/11 bologna @ covo club 30/11 napoli @ secret location 02/12 roma @ spazio diamante
Giardini di Mirò e Robin Proper-Sheppard (Sophia) insieme per un mini-tour di cinque date dopo il tutto esaurito dell’anteprima milanese lo scorso gennaio in Santeria.