Fell Harvest - The Charlatan's Reek


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Fell Harvest - "The Charlatan's Reek"
Fell Harvest: Injecting Somberness and Energy into Wyoming's Metal Scene
Cheyenne, Wyoming has become home to a metal force that goes by the name of Fell Harvest. This powerhouse trio, led by frontman Joseph Fell, is on a mission to blend the somberness of 90s death doom with the energy of modern melodic death and thrash. Since their formation in 2018, they've been making waves in the metal community.
Despite the challenges posed by the pandemic and its disruptions, Fell Harvest managed to release their first EP right on time. It was a taste of what was to come from this ambitious group. Over the next year, they poured their hearts and souls into writing and recording their debut full-length album, "Pale Light in a Dying World", which saw the light of day in July 2021.
The title track from this album garnered attention when it was featured on "Doomed and Stoned in Colorado" in April of that same year. It was a promising glimpse into Fell Harvest's ability to weave haunting melodies and intense energy into their music.
Drawing inspiration from the likes of My Dying Bride, Rotting Christ, Type O Negative, and Metallica, Fell Harvest manages to create a sound that is simultaneously familiar and challenging. They take listeners on a journey to well-known places but through new and exciting musical paths.
The current lineup of the band includes founder Joseph Fell on bass and vocals, Liam Duncan on guitar, and Mike Smith on drums. Together, they form a formidable force that captivates audiences with their tight musicianship and commanding stage presence.
Fell Harvest's live performances have been nothing short of electrifying. Sharing the stage with renowned bands such as Goatwhore and Velnias, they have left their mark on venues across the Rocky Mountain region. Their music has also reached international airwaves, being played on radio shows like "Les décibels sont dans les prés" in Northern France and "The Last Exit for the Lost" on WVBR 93.5FM / 105.5FM in Central New York.
With their unique blend of influences and their unwavering dedication to their craft, Fell Harvest is carving their own path in the metal scene. They are a band to watch out for, as they continue to push boundaries and captivate audiences with their dark and powerful sound.
So, if you're ready to immerse yourself in the haunting melodies and energetic onslaught of Fell Harvest, be prepared for an unforgettable metal experience. Cheyenne's metal scene has a new contender, and they're here to make their mark. Stay tuned for what's to come from this promising trio as they continue their musical journey into uncharted territories.