Here is some inspiring metal/drone work from the east
BORIS - FEEDBACKER(Part III)
To check out similar stuff go to aquariusrecords.org
One of my favorite places in SF (says a little something about me that one of my fave places in one of the world's great cities is a tiny record store in a decaying neighborhood) Although all the great cities I have known have a similar place I love. London has Berick Street, Austin has Waterloo, Los Angeles has the mighty Amoeba Records.
What is it about record stores that inspires some of us to haunt them with such regularity. I bet there is a condition in the DSM that describes me to a T.
Oh and Bush sucks, for many of the usual reasons but New Orleans is the icing on the cake.