[W]e could have emailed you Friday about this awesomeness, but honestly we were too busy sleeping in…
So begins the announcement sent out by Seventh Rule Recordings last night. The Chicago-based underground label then wastes no time getting to the meat of their message:
We figure that every year, all businesses try to grab every bit of money you have in your wallet. This year we wanted no part in that, in fact we just wanted to make it so you could enjoy Seventh Rule releases without spending any money at all. This is our thanks to you, our friends and supporters.
That’s right, well over a dozen albums full of high-quality stoner/sludge/doom/ambient/whatever metal are now yours for the taking, absolutely free of charge! The only catch is, this appears to be a today-only offer, so get on it ASAP!
If you find the vast list of free downloads overwhelming, fear not! Here are some suggestions that I’ve had in my personal library for quite some time, and which come highly recommended by yours truly: