De Vermis Mysteriis, sits triumphant upon the sludge firmament gazing down upon High on Fire’s back catalogue and contemporaries alike
At this point in its 14-year existence, though, High On Fire feels trapped by its own consistency.
That's the major difference here from what we got a couple of years ago: The band seems to be taking their time and letting things open up and go wherever they may want to go.
De Vermis Mysteriis gets up in your face, and it never really steps back until it’s over.
It even crosses paths with their younger graduates at times – but in a way, they remain untouchable, iconic statuettes
|# 27 -||The Quietus|
|# 25 -||The Needle Drop|