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Matt interviewed by Gideon Smith

Featured Guest is the section of my website where I interview artists, actors, musicians, authors and various cool people I have crossed paths with over the years. Tonight we had a pow wow with main man Matthew Harrington, the singer for the long running and popular Boston band Cortez. Cortez had a new album out […]

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Allston, MA – 07/08/17

Who The Depths Below release show When Saturday, July 8, 2017 8:00pm – w/The Humanoids, The FU’s, +1 – 21+ Where O’Brien’s Pub (map) 3 Harvard Avenue Allston, MA, USA 02134 « Back to the calendar

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The Depths Below reviewed at Angry Metal Guy

Pretty decent review, although it’s safe to say that this writer didn’t dig the song “Dead Planet” 🙂 Cortez – The Depths Below Review By Dr. A.N. Grier On July 1, 2017 It’s occurred to me that when I go stoner, more times than not, I tend to lean against bands just west of me. […]

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The Depths Below released!

The day is finally upon us. The wait is over. We have finally given birth to our long gestating album “The Depths Below”. Nine songs clocking in at 44 minutes with cover art by the incomparable David Paul Seymour. You can download the digital album directly from our Bandcamp page or order physical copies from […]

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The Depths Below reviewed on Outlaws Of the Sun

Had the privilege of checking out the amazing new album from Boston based stoner/grunge band Cortez entitled The Depths Below. I understand the term “grunge” can make some get that prickly feeling inside, but I use it with the utmost of love and respect. As a guy turning 40 (good lord….) this summer, I grew […]

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The Depths Below review at Riff Relevant

(By Damon Gravitoyd, Guest Contributor/Writer, RiffRelevant.com) With their most recent offering ‘The Depths Below‘, Cortez takes it further down to delve into a dark pool of possibilities. Shine your eyes across a review of the new album and hear an audio stream of their first single, “Walk Through Fire”. Cortez have been around the block […]

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The Depths Below reviewed on The Obelisk

Cortez, The Depths Below: Blood Through the Citadel A difference of intent behind the new Cortez album is signaled immediately through the artwork. Where their 2012 self-titled debut (review here) featured an Alex Von Wieding cover of a monstrous, armor-clad version of their namesake (who was also kind of a monster, actually) with red eyes […]

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Florence, MA – 05/20/17

When Saturday, May 20, 2017 8:00pm – w/Left Lane Cruiser, Crowrider, Bottlefight – 21+ Where 13th Floor Music Lounge (map) 99 Main Street Florence, MA, USA 01062 « Back to the calendar

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CORTEZ release new single; announce release date for The Depths Below

Boston, MA heavy rockers CORTEZ release the digital single “Walk Through Fire” in advance of their new album The Depths Below. The single features artwork by Joe Keinberger and is available via the CORTEZ bandcamp page: cortezboston.bandcamp.com. CORTEZ’ sophomore full length The Depths Below will be released via Salt Of the Earth Records on CD […]

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New show!

We’re heading back to 13th Floor Music Lounge in Florence, MA on May 20th. We will be playing with Left Lane Cruiser, Crowrider, and Bottlefight. This should be a rager! Hope to see some friends.

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