The Denver, Colorado atmospheric black/folk metal band has heavily integrated elements of American Western music into not only their sound, but their mentality. We talked to guitarist/vocalist Shane McCarthy to dive into their unusual perspective.
The fourth annual Electric Funeral Festival hits Denver Friday and Saturday; headliners Torche and Thou plus dozens of up-and-coming sludge, doom, and stoner acts will play. We got the full low-down and some bonus history from organizer Shaun Goodwin.
Multi-instrumentalist Kelly Schilling dissects the evolution of Dreadnought's enigmatic brand of blackened prog-doom and then delves into the concepts woven into "Emergence," released last Friday via Profound Lore.