New Geoff Rickly mixtape
2013-06-22 by William Lim | 15 Comments
Former Thursday frontman Geoff Rickly has released his second solo mixtape, entitled Darker Matter​/​/​/ Mixtape 2, for free via his Bandcamp page. The recordings further demonstrate Rickly's newfound musical direction since departing Thursday, which evidently incorporates a dark folktronica aesthetic and experimental arrangements. Anthony Green (of Circa Survive) previously commented via his Twitter page that the tape gave him "goose bumps on my ear boners".

Rickly is currently touring nationally with Vinnie Caruana (of The Movielife and I Am the Avalanche), having completed recent tours with Taking Back Sunday's John Nolan in May and a club tour with Anthony Green late last year. Since Thursday's demise, Rickly's work in addition to his solo activity includes a stint as vocalist for the reunion of Ink & Dagger, and work with the supergroups Cut Throat Tactics (with Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan and members of Ink & Dagger) and United Nations, though little news has surfaced regarding the latter two projects. Rickly was also robbed at gunpoint around late May/early June of an iPad, iPhone, passport, wallet, credit cards, medicine and rent money.


Tagged: Geoff Rickly

Comments:Add a Comment 
wacknizzle
June 22nd 2013
13713 Comments


weet

Digging: The Banner - Greying

GringoSuave89
June 22nd 2013
1055 Comments


Nice. I enjoyed the last one. I miss Thursday though...

Digging: Mike Will Made-It - Ransom

minty901
June 22nd 2013
2084 Comments


this guy is a great musician

sonictheplumber
June 22nd 2013
4787 Comments


thought that said geoff tate

DatsNotDaMetulz
June 22nd 2013
1918 Comments


Needs more United Nations. Aren't they working on an album? I know they released a small 3 track cassette during recent shows.

DeathsThread
June 22nd 2013
214 Comments


i was really hoping united nations would see more action when i heard thursday was going on hiatus but this is good music

ABlandLife
June 22nd 2013
141 Comments


solid experimentation

SadAndHolyGlow
June 22nd 2013
1547 Comments


I don't really like this solo stuff.

Digging: The Few Against Many - Sot

Crawl
June 22nd 2013
1648 Comments


YES PLEASE. Although I'd prefer No Devolucion pt. 2.

GringoSuave89
June 22nd 2013
1055 Comments


I need more United Nations in my life.

spillingmercury
June 22nd 2013
877 Comments


wow didnt know he got robbed. that's terrifying.
i hope there are more usher covers on this.


dimsim3478
June 23rd 2013
5415 Comments


^The robber started a Twitter account or something under Geoff's name and uploaded pictures of himself and Geoff was like "yep, that's the guy who robbed me".

Digging: Chris Farren - Like a Gift from God or Whatever

spillingmercury
June 23rd 2013
877 Comments


Hahah oh man still terrible. Glad he found him then.

omgbecky
June 23rd 2013
334 Comments


Oh yay! Something to fill my Thursday void. I second No Devolucion pt. 2.

GnarlyShillelagh
Staff Reviewer
June 23rd 2013
6201 Comments


Nobody cares just make United Nations music shit man you just just dissolve Thursday so you can do un full time



You have to be logged in to post a comment. Login | Create a Profile





MOST VIEWED NEWS

Thrice to reunite in 2015?
Incubus reveal upcoming releases
Ling Tosite Sigure release new so..
Melechesh post lyric video
Thrown to the Sun release new vid..
SUMAC premiere new song
The new Colour Haze record is out
Fair to Midland side project anno..
Methadone Skies unveil new LP
CHON sign to Sumerian Records


OTHER RECENT NEWS

NYVES releases new song
Scorpions detail new album
East of the Wall team up with Cry..
Thrown to the Sun stream new album
Havukruunu stream new EP
The Darcys are now a duo
Get Set Go stream new album
Falling in Reverse debut new song
Bobby Shmurda & crew indicted
Stonebride drop new album
Morbid Angel working on new mater..
Prognathe stream new album
Imagine Dragons release new single
Astrokraut stream debut album
Sekte stream debut album

» see all news

RELATED REVIEWS
Geoff Rickly
Darker Matter /// Mixtape 2
Geoff Rickly
Mixtape 1
FAQ // STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // SITE FORUM // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2014 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Privacy Policy