Death, Insanity and Desolation: Primitive Man's Ethan Lee McCarthy on the thematic elements of 'Caustic'
Interview by Parisa Eshrati
Last fall, Denver-based doom metal trio Primitive Man released one of the most nihilistic and soul-crushing records of the year, with themes ranging from personal tragedy to the degradation of society. In anticipation of their upcoming set at Northwest Terror Fest, we spoke with frontman Ethan Lee McCarthy about the many factors that have created the suffocating atmosphere of their music, and how they've achieved their heaviest sound yet.
All interviews posted before October 2015 were originally recorded for KAMP Student Radio.