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Torche Guitarist: ‘A Bat Peed in My Eye’
Remember that time Ozzy bit the head off a bat? Batkind sure does, and last week, one particularly spiteful winged mammal took revenge on heavy metal musicians everywhere and "pissed straight into" the eye of Andrew Elstner, guitarist for the Florida band Torche, Pitchfork reports.…
Five Albums That Changed My Life: Steve Brooks of Torche
In the last few years, Torche have become one of the few bands out there that has both metal and indie music critics going apes--t over. Their 2008 'Meanderthal' album found the Florida-based sludgesters blending fuzzed-out guitars, honeyed vocal lines and a thick bottom end, to winning re…
New Torche Guitarist: I’m Joining ‘Because I’m a Fan’
Torche are a band that there can just never be enough of -- from the monstrous hooks and harmonies that put 'Meanderthal' on everyone's best-of-2008 list to the most recent stoner glaze of 'Songs for Singles.' But after two years as a trio -- the result of guitarist Juan Montoya ending his tenure wi…

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