Hex Of The Day – Cave Mouth

I was supposed to write about S├│lstafir's song Fjara today. It's a song I've only been able to start listening to again recently, after years of not being able to go near it. The other day I decided it was time I let it take up space in my heart again (well, it never really left,… Continue reading Hex Of The Day – Cave Mouth

Hex Of The Day – Cave Mouth

Meghan and I (your hosts are the witches of the band Cave Mouth, in case you didn't know) made a cover song. It's a stupendously creepy Irish murder ballad called Weile Weile Waile (The Old Woman in the Woods). There's a lot of backstory to the song lurking on the internet, which is well worth… Continue reading Hex Of The Day – Cave Mouth

Hex Of The Day – Cave Mouth

The other day saw the release of the new Cave Mouth single┬áThe Woods Do Not Want Us Here. (For those of you who don't know, Cave Mouth is mine and Meghan's band.) The song started life with the lyric 'we are in so deep, the birds have stopped singing.' It took a twisty turny path… Continue reading Hex Of The Day – Cave Mouth

Mental Health Awareness Week Hexlist

As you'll know, if you've read the About Us page, this blog is hosted by me, Katie and Meghan, and we make up the band Cave Mouth. The lyrics on several of the songs that feature on our albums Hex and The Dark Has Teeth are attempts to distil my experience with depression. As it's Mental… Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week Hexlist

A Hex On Your Head – The Witches Are Listening

How goes it, friend? If you have landed here and haven't yet seen our About page (it's riveting, be sure to wander on over sometime!) A Hex On Your Head is hosted by Meghan Wood and Katie Metcalfe, the creatures behind the dark folk/ritualistic ambient band Cave Mouth. A Hex On Your Head is where… Continue reading A Hex On Your Head – The Witches Are Listening