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25.05.17

Hi again. Next we have the new album by White Hills. Genre: psychedelic/space rock. Enjoy! White Hills – Stop Mute DefeatFiled under: 2017, Rock

Spotinews recomendation
10.03.17

Hi again. The final update of the release week is the catchy new album by Temples. Genre: psychedelic pop/rock. Enjoy! (US version here) Temples – VolcanoFiled under: 2017, Pop...

Under The Radar review
25.03.17

The difference a couple of years can make. Sun Structures, the 2014 debut album by the English band Temples, often took its cues from '60s psychedelic rock while at times brushing...

Clash review
26.02.17

Nashville upstarts come of age amidst a frenzied cloud of ideas...

The Quietus review
10.03.17

These are parlous days and the time for sitting on the fence is well and truly over. Not least because the longer you’re perched there, the greater the chance of slipping and...

Spotinews recomendation
12.02.17

Hello again. Are you in need of some fresh psychedelic rock? If yes, please check out the new album by Meatbodies and enjoy! Meatbodies – AliceFiled under: 2017, Rock

The Quietus review
23.11.16

Let me pitch you a screenplay - Denise Richards plays a sexy yet brilliant yet sexy genetic scientist who is hired by a shady government organisation to take part in a...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

By now, you know whether or not you like Melvins. The sludge-metal titans are kingpins of low-ended, experimental music at his point. A 2016 release, or even two, probably won't...

Under The Radar review
28.09.15

If there is anything we've learned about Alison Mosshart over the last decade, it is that she is a damn undeniable star, no matter what setting she's put in. Whether she's dueling...

Under The Radar review
11.09.15

Dom Mariani has played the role of Australian power pop god for many years. For Datura4, Mariani pairs with Greg Hitchcock for a completely different kind of power, '70s blues...

Punk News review
08.07.15

Now more than ever, the heavy metal scene is a diverse, open-minded community thriving with bands willing to pull influence from all over the proverbial map; Post-rock, shoegaze...

The Quietus review
29.05.15

BB King is dead, a bad moon is rising, and we've all got the Black Age Blues. Cult supergroup Goatsnake return for the first time in over a decade: bigger, brighter, groovier and...

The Quietus review
13.05.15

Not since Evil Superstars helpfully informed us that 'Satan Is In My Ass' has such a maelstrom of malevolence erupted from Belgium. The phonetically and evocatively titled...

The Quietus review
17.02.15

Over what seems like a very short time span of ten years, Torche has seen their nearly exclusive sound garner an impressive number of fans as well as generally widespread critical...

Punk News review
24.02.15

There are few bands that demand your attention like Torche do. Every single second of every single intro digs deep into you and makes sure you're taking note as to why this band's...

Under The Radar review
24.02.15

Florida-based rock band Torche has always confounded expectations. They usually are lumped in with the metal crowd, despite having many pop- and mainstream rock-influenced...

Punk News review
06.02.15

Doomriders may just be a side project for Converge guitarist Nate Newton, but this secondary band has been around for a decade, and has released two incredibly fun, metal injected...

Spotinews recomendation
09.12.14

Good morning. Let’s get the day going with some blues rock from early 2014. Read this review and enjoy Mount Carmel! Mount Carmel – Get PureFiled under: 2014, Blues, Rock

NME review
02.10.14

The doom metal group return in a blast of chaos and angst

NME review
03.12.14

The doom metal group return in a blast of chaos and angst

Spotinews recomendation
04.10.14

Hey. Doom metal anyone? If yes, please check out the new album by Electric Wizard and enjoy! Electric Wizard – Time to DieFiled under: 2014, Metal

The Quietus review
29.09.14

Calling any band timeless can betray either wishful thinking or willful ignorance if one isn't careful, but Bristol's own long running contributors to the biker/psych/drone...

Spotinews recomendation
12.09.14

Hi again. Here is a top album from last week that I was going to write about, but it somehow got lost in my notes. Anyway, enjoy YOB! (Genre: doom metal) (US version here.) YOB...

Clash review
08.09.14

The spirit of underground rock left drooling on the lawn...

Spotinews recomendation
03.09.14

Hey. The terrific new album by Earth is a fresh addition to Spotify. Genre: rock. Enjoy! (US version here.) Earth – Primitive and DeadlyFiled under: 2014, Rock

The Quietus review
12.09.14

After spending the best part of a decade seemingly pursuing a single idea and a single goal, at a single pace, how does the music of Earth MK II remain so captivating? Ever since...

Insound review
09.09.14

Primitive and Deadly is Earth's tenth studio album. Earth's career, like its music, has always been a slow, deliberate progression. Each record slightly removed from the last, a...

Spotinews recomendation
05.09.14

Hey. The terrific new album by Earth is a fresh addition to Spotify. Genre: rock. Enjoy! (US version here.) Earth – Primitive and DeadlyFiled under: 2014, Rock

Insound review
02.09.14

Zeus returns with the unapologetically titled Classic Zeus , resuming its affair with timeless melody, vintage ambience, and instant future classicism. Classic Zeus is the band's...

Punk News review
21.08.14

Motorhead meets Lynyrd Skynyrd. That's how I used to describe Nashville Pussy to people who had never heard them, but it may be time to reconsider. Maybe it should be ZZ Top meets...

Insound review
05.08.14

It´s been a long, hard and winding road for mankind, but in December 2011 the moment we´ve all – yet unknowingly and yet unaware of our coming salvation – been waiting for finally...

NME review
16.06.14

Tokyo musician Boris ventures into heavy metal with mixed results

The Quietus review
25.06.14

When the first snippet of Boris' 19th record surfaced earlier this year, it seemed to be a much more overtly melodic, even anthemic statement of desired accessibility than what...

Insound review
17.06.14

Boris has always demolished expectations of what a band can do musically and aesthetically. In keeping with that tradition, they again flip the script for the band’s first...

Insound review
10.06.14

Bloody Hammers, the band revolving around the charismatic mastermind Anders Manga, release their third album Under Satan's Sun which follows once more the dark paths populated by...

Spotinews recomendation
01.06.14

Morning. Are you in the mood for some sludge metal? If yes, this new album by Crowbar is a must listen. Enjoy! (US version here.) Crowbar – Symmetry In BlackFiled under: 2014...

Punk News review
17.07.14

Yes, it's that same Crowbar. The one that rose to prominence after appearing on Beavis and Butthead in the early/mid '90s. The New Orleans-based band has been churning out their...

Insound review
02.06.14

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Crowbar with the release of .

NME review
12.05.14

The Japanese psych rockers get more tuneful, but still sound bonkers

Insound review
27.05.14

Enlightenment activists from far east psychedelic underground.Bo Ningen are from Tokyo, Gunmma, Tajimi, Nishinomiya, but all met in London.In 2006 Taigen (vocal & bass) met Kohhei...

The Quietus review
16.05.14

Bo Ningen have made "a sound" out of not having one, or rather via a saturation of gloriously overwhelming noise and ideas that converge in an organised, yet frantic way. In fact...

Insound review
06.05.14

This Salt Lake City group's hotly anticipated second full-length, , follows the still echoing sonic shock waves of Dwellers' enthusiastically received debut of 2012, Good Morning...

Insound review
29.04.14

Miami rock juggernaut FLOOR returns with Oblation , their first new album in over 10 years! The follow up to their ground-breaking, cult classic, self-titled album Oblation...

Punk News review
30.04.14

For years, the narrative went like this: After toiling in relative obscurity with his underrated pop-metal band, Floor, Steve Brooks finally broke through to a larger audience by...

Spotinews recomendation
30.04.14

Good morning. From a recent Spotify update: the new album by doom/sludge metal band Floor. Read some reviews and enjoy! Floor – OblationFiled under: 2014, Metal

Alt Press review
29.04.14

NME review
21.04.14

Danish synth rock trio beguile on their return

The Quietus review
13.05.14

When bands reform these days, it's tacitly (or sometimes openly) acknowledged that the primary motivation is to enjoy the payday they missed first time round or more cynically, to...

Spotinews recomendation
20.04.14

Hello. The sun is shining and here is the new album by Thee Oh Sees. Genre: garage rock. Enjoy! Thee Oh Sees – DropFiled under: 2014, Rock

NME review
28.04.14

If this is the last record from John Dwyer's psych rockers, it's a great way to bow out