American progressive stoner/sludge metal band Path Of Might stream their sophomore full-length album, »Deep Chrome«, which was just released this Friday, April 22nd, 2022 via Encapsulated Records.
01. Viper Matrix
03. Mercenary Territory
05. Cactus Rose
07. See You At The End Of The World
Path Of Might is a 5-piece band from St. Louis, Missouri. They are releasing their 2nd full-length album »Deep Chrome« April 22nd on cassette and LP through Encapsulated Records, also based in St. Louis.
The band play a melodic mix of stoner, sludge, doom, and space rock with synths and progressive song structures, very influenced by Elder, Cave In, All Them Witches, Mastodon, Neurosis, Black Sabbath, Soundgarden, etc. They added Marcus Newstead from the band Fister on 2nd guitar last year, after the album was recorded.
Path Of Might formed in 2014, released their self-titled debut EP in 2015, released another EP »Chapels To The West« in 2016, and recorded their first full-length »Hallowed Gate Style« in 2017 with Mikey Allred (Inter Arma, Yautja, All Them Witches). »Deep Chrome« was recorded 2019-2020 with Gabe Usery (Fister, Bastard, Hell Night) at Encapsulated Studios.
Photo by Lindsay Cranmer
Path Of Might have performed with The Grasshopper Lies Heavy, Of Feather & Bone, Call Of The Void, He Whose Ox Is Gored, Kylesa, D.R.I., Elder, Spirit Caravan, Theories, Immortal Bird, Aseethe, Druids, Lo-Pan, Dreadnought, Thou, The Zeta, Moon Tooth, Inter Arma, Thantifaxath, Pyrrhon, Imperial Triumphant, and all the local St. Louis bands, like Stormruler, The Lion’s Daughter, Hell Night, and The Gorge.
Order your copy here: encapsulatedrecords.com
Path Of Might is:
Spencer Medley – Guitar, Vocals
Derek Rife – Bass
Joel Stillwell – Synths
Adam Lucz – Drums
Marcus Newstead – Guitar
Violin on »See You At The End Of The World« by Clare Holdinghaus-Ireland.
Cello on »See You At The End Of The World« by Katie Brown.
Additional vocals on »Armitage« by Marcus Newstead.
Art & layout by Ashley Hohman.
Engineered, mixed and mastered by Gabe Usery.