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Yob: Jas Murray Interview’s Guitarist/Vocalist Mike Scheidt

20th April 2015 at 7:23 pm

Yob - Photo by James Rexroad

Yob have to be one of the most talked about bands this year, if you don’t know who they are then you are probably on the wrong website… If perchance, you are on the correct website, then as they say “it is never too…
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YOB: Portland’s Doom Craftsman Announce North American Tour With Enslaved During March 2015

19th December 2014 at 12:48 pm

Yob - Photo by James Rexroad

Following two furiously sold-out nights at renowned Brooklyn rock bar, Saint Vitus, as well as their mammothly efficacious European trek before that, Portland’s most prized doom craftsman, YOB, will return to the stage this Spring for a North American run supporting progressive black metal…
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YOB Embark On Their Mammoth Euro Tour Today; Clearing The Path To Ascend Released This Week

3rd September 2014 at 6:45 pm

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As YOB‘s new album Clearing The Path To Ascend finally sees the light of day via Neurot Recordings on CD, swiftly followed on vinyl by Relapse Records later in the month, the band embark on a mammoth tour in support of the epic record. Here…
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Yob ‘Clearing The Path To Ascend’ CD/LP/DD 2014

3rd September 2014 at 9:04 am

Yob

It’s been a long, hard road for Yob, an uphill journey beset with obstacles – the first lineup of the band breaking up, subsequent legal issues around mainman Mike Scheidt’s interrim band Middian and Scheidt’s own struggles with his personal demons – but ever…
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YOB: New Album ‘Clearing The Path To Ascend’ Now Playing At Pitchfork; UK & Euro Tour Nears

26th August 2014 at 7:47 pm

Yob

As commanding as it is cathartic, Clearing The Path To Ascend, the long-anticipated new full-length from Portland doom technicians, YOB, demands the tandem attention of mind, body, and soul. The path to ascend is clearly an arduous one, fraught with the peril of mediocrity….
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YOB: New Track ‘Unmask The Spectre’ From ‘Clearing The Path To Ascend’ Now Playing At Stereogum

11th August 2014 at 8:26 pm

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As the release of Clearing The Path To Ascend, the forthcoming new long player from Oregon doom icons, YOB, dawns, the band today reveals the crushing resonance of Unmask The Spectre. Already teased in the album’s record trailer, fans finally get a taste of…
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YOB: Clearing The Path To Ascend CD Preorder Bundles Now Available; Release Day Looms

30th July 2014 at 4:39 pm

Yob - Photo by James Rexroad

Two years after leveling the expectations of critics and listeners alike with Atma, Portland doom bringers, YOB, prepare to unleash Clearing The Path To Ascend, an aptly titled album for what will undoubtedly be the crowning achievement for a band whose journey now nears…
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YOB Reveal Second Video Trailer For Their Upcoming Album, Clearing The Path To Ascend

2nd July 2014 at 6:20 pm

Yob - Photo by James Rexroad

Oregon doomsmiths, YOB, will release their long-awaited full-length, the aptly titled Clearing The Path To Ascend, via Neurot Recordings this Autumn. Recorded at Gung Ho Studio in Eugene, notorious for its reserve of vintage equipment, alongside longtime collaborator/iconic sound-sage Billy Barnett, and mastered by…
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YOB: Doom Metal Trio Announces Mammoth UK/European Tour In Support Of Clearing The Path To Ascend

26th June 2014 at 9:09 am

Roadburn 2014 - Day 3 - Yob

Long-running Oregon doom metal conjurors and recent Neurot Recordings signees, YOB, will embark upon a massive overseas trek this Fall. Slated to commence on September 3rd, 2014 in Utrecht, the Netherlands, the band will levy their cathartic riff rituals upon twenty-eight cities, the tour…
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YOB: Clearing The Path To Ascend Artwork + Track Listing Revealed; Record To See Release This September Via Neurot Recordings

12th June 2014 at 4:38 pm

Roadburn 2014 - Day 3 - Yob

This September, two years after levelling the expectations of critics and listeners alike with Atma, doom trio powerhouse YOB shall release Clearing The Path To Ascend, an aptly titled album for what will undoubtedly be the crowning achievement for a band whose journey now…
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