From the mystical dark alleys of New York GORILLA WIZARD conjure up a jaw dropping single from the upcoming “White Knuckle/Black Magic” EP with SODEH Records.
Get your bananas ready because the New York sludge outlet Gorilla Wizard is back! The hairy foursome is announcing a new EP titled “White Knuckle/Black Magic” out this fall. They also dropped the video for the groove laden first single “At War With Our Past Selves.”
“The new video should make you think twice before you mock an ancient magical gorilla’s culinary choices. “At War” is the first new music since the band released “Infinite Wave” – Gimmie Metal’s top new track the week of its release.
White Knuckle/Black Magic is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to Gorilla Wizard’s cult hit “Tales From the Cauldron.
GORILLA WIZARD is a sludge metal band from New York formed in 2018 featuring members of and Favoritje. They follow the follies of their lead guitarist and song writer, Bertrum, as he enchants audiences with wild tales and groovy riffs from his magical cauldron.
10,000 years ago, a gorilla ate a space banana and became an immortal conjurer.
9997 years later, he decided to start a death metal band.
“The riffs are highly contagious, and that crunchy, sludgy, radioactively vibrating guitar tone seems potent enough to liquefy internal organs over time” – No Clean Singing
Gorilla Wizard is big groovy sludge metal formed in New York in 2018 featuring members of Kaiju Daisenso and Favoritje. The band members follow the follies of their lead guitarist and song writer, Bertrum, as he enchants audiences with fantastic tales and big groovy riffs from his magical cauldron. Taking grooves from bands like Orange Goblin and sonic intensity from bands like Bongripper, Gorilla Wizard deliver humongous melodies and serious sonic weight.