Ceremony – Birds

I sometimes wonder where music really comes from. If like me you've listened to a lot of what's variously known as 'Alternative', 'Indie', 'Artrock' and whatever we are calling music like this now in 2014, you will definitely hear recurring themes and influences reinterpreted, ideas and sounds that go back to the first wave of post punk, the garage … [Read more...]

New single from Virginia’s Ceremony

Before A Place To Bury Strangers there was Skywave, a 3-piece band from Fredericksburg, Virginia. Ollie left to move to NYC and formed APTBS but John and Paul stayed behind and continued on under the name of Ceremony. While there's no doubt comparisons to APTBS will be made (they remain good friends and were in the same band, after all), … [Read more...]