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MIST: Female Doomers Announce Gig Dates & Festival Appearances

22nd April 2014 at 3:28 pm

Mist

Slovenian doom metal ladies MIST, which returns to the live stage after a short absence, are set to embark on their first ever European mini-tour by the end of May. For now scheduled shows are booked in Belgium and The Netherlands. Before that they…
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NOTHING: Share Cover Of Low’s ‘In Metal’

22nd April 2014 at 3:09 pm

Nothing

Philadelphia-based NOTHING are excited to share a cover of LOW’s In Metal. The track is available to stream & download over on their Bandcamp page, for free or on a “name your price” basis, grab it HERE. NOTHING recently made their European live debut…
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HIGH SPIRITS Premiere New Song ‘Reminding You Of Me’; Band Currently On Tour

22nd April 2014 at 2:57 pm

High Spirits

Chicago’s high-energy rock favorites HIGH SPIRITS premiere the new track ‘Reminding You Of Me’ at heavily trafficked tastemakers Onion AV Club, the arts & entertainment division of TheOnion.com. The track hails from HIGH SPIRITS’ highly anticipated second album, You Are Here, set for release…
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Reviews » Gig Reviews

Roadburn 2014 – Day 1 Review By Saúl Do Caixão

22nd April 2014 at 10:31 am

Roadburn 2014 - Day 1 - Beastmilk

April swings round again, and once more the familiar scents of sweat, beard wax, cannabis and high-quality beer waft down a certain street in Tilburg and three nearby venues; the Roadburn festival is shifting into gear, undaunted by several high-profile cancellations at the last…
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Manilla Road ‘Mystification’ CD Reissue 2014

22nd April 2014 at 10:23 am

Manilla Road

There are few bands that have as strong a back catalogue as US heavy metal band Manilla Road. Having released several underground classics since their formation in 1977, it is still somewhat of a crime that their status never got bigger in the overall…
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SOURVEIN & GRAVES AT SEA Hit The UK Next Week; Pre-Orders For New Split Now Available!

21st April 2014 at 1:52 pm

Sourvein / Graves At Sea - Euro Tour 2014

After recently destroying Roadburn Festival 2014 and currently devastating venues across Europe, two of doom metal’s mightiest of feedback-laden riff worshippers – Portland’s GRAVES AT SEA and Cape Fear’s SOURVEIN will also be hitting the UK next week! They kick off the dates with…
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Interviews » G-Q

Mount Salem: Sandy Williamson Interviews Vocalist/Organist Emily Kopplin

21st April 2014 at 11:37 am

Mount Salem

Mount Salem are not just another occult doom band with a female vocalist to add to the growing pile. Their debut record ‘Endless’ is a stunning collaboration between doom and psychedelic rock, and displays a remarkable maturity for a band so new. I got…
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Windhand / Inter Arma / Atragon @ Bannermans, Edinburgh 14/04/2014

21st April 2014 at 11:26 am

Windhand @ Bannermans, Edinburgh 14/04/2014 - Photo by Alan Swan

By the time I finish work and get through to Bannermans in Edinburgh, Atragon have already hit the stage. I get into the gig just as they rip into their second track “Sound In The Halls”. The venue is already pretty busy and plenty…
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Thine ‘The Dead City Blueprint’ CD 2014

21st April 2014 at 11:15 am

Thine

Renown for recruiting some of the most influential doom/gothic turned progressive metal outfits in the past 25 years, Peaceville Records brings us their latest gem in Thine’s ‘The Dead City Blueprint’. Thine could actually be considered a ‘new-old’ entity, having formed in 1995 (West…
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Servers ‘Leave With Us’ CD 2014

20th April 2014 at 11:32 am

Servers

Servers was a completely unknown band to me, I was offered the chance to review the album after listening to ‘Universes And Supernovas’ the second track on the album ‘Leave With Us’ and what feels like the first single that’s going to be released….
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