Active since 2005, TQA constantly furthers the boundaries of sonic guitar experimentation to create an impressively wide range of dynamic soundscapes by combining textural and structural elements of ambient, drone, shoegaze, industrial, black / doom metal".
After the split with Echoes Of Yul, Thaw once again veers into the ambient/improvisation/drone territory with "St. Phenome Alley", despite being widely regarded as a black metal band (although noisy and experimental). It's a sort of getaway, yet it never feels forced, and evokes just the right amount of disarming discomfort while still being perfectly...
The band’s vocalist, Ron Vento, says about the album: “Apokalupsis is a concept album in which we venture through the beginning of all creation until the inevitable apocalyptic war. Its primary focus brings to light alien existence and their purpose among humans. The album describes what they are, where they came from and how they manipulated mankind. It...