Midnight Dreams/Earsplit

The Resurrection Sorrow - Hour of the Wolf (Midnight Dreams/Earsplit)

I don't normally bother addressing a band's press releases in my reviews, and that's because I rarely read them. But in the case of The Resurrection Sorrow's debut, Hour of the Wolf, not only did the press release come wrapped around the CD - making it kind of unavoidable - but it was one of the most astonishing pieces of tripe I've read in ages. Which forms a nice contrast with the boring old chug of the music.

The press release for Hour of the Wolf opens with a thinly veiled excuse for the band taking too long to get their shit together by talking about "holding for the right time to strike", an