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BONGZILLA (Stoner-Sludge legends, Relapse Recs.) Comeback! Selected Gigs in Europe and Russia!

25th March 2015 at 6:53 pm

Bongzilla

Gure Hitzak proudly presents the comeback of the Stoner-Sludge legends BONGZILLA after a hiatus of several years. BONGZILLA became a classic band in the Sludge/Doom/Stoner scene in the begining of the 2000s with albums like “Stash” or “Gateway”. In 2005 came out their last…
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TREEDEON Stream Debut Album ‘Lowest Level Reincarnation'; Released March 9th Via Exile On Mainstream

1st March 2015 at 7:55 pm

Treedeon

Berlin’s TREEDEON have announced that their debut album, Lowest Level Reincarnation, shall be released on Exile On Mainstream on March 9th. Eight songs over 50 minutes of full sonic assault, Lowest Level Reincarnation is raw, heavy, and all up in your face; carved out…
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Take One Last Run At The End Of Level Boss At DesertFest London 2015

22nd February 2015 at 2:15 pm

End Of Level Boss

DesertFest London have one last final treat for you all as they’ve convinced End Of Level Boss to play a one off show. London’s own stoner prog band End Of Level Boss have been hiding in the abyss for the last few years. Last seen…
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Roadburn 2015: Last-Minute Addition Of Los Angeles’ Marriages To The Lineup!

22nd February 2015 at 2:05 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Marriages

Roadburn is thrilled to announce the last-minute addition of Los Angeles’ Marriages to the lineup! The trio will release their new album, Salome, on April 7 and they recently teased the song Skin, which worked quickly to conjure a gorgeous and airy, ethereal post-rock….
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Tweak Bird Added To The 20th Edition Of Roadburn Festival 2015

22nd February 2015 at 2:03 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Tweak Bird

Tweak Bird’s blend of heavy riffs and playful pop is like nothing else, and today Walter & co are happy to let you know they’ve been added to the 20th edition of Roadburn at the very last minute! The L.A.-by-way-of-Illinois two-piece of Ashton and…
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Monster Magnet / Bombus @ Effenaar, Eindhoven 18/12/2015

22nd February 2015 at 1:45 pm

Monster Magnet @ Effenaar, Eindhoven 18/12/2015 - Photo by Patrick Spruytenburg

Yeah, Motherfucker! Monster Magnet returns to the Effenaar once again. The band hasn’t released a new record since 2013’s Last Patrol, but with a back catalogue like the one of these gents, that hardly matters. Dave Wyndorf and his pals are here to rock…
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Rwake ‘Xenoglossalgia: The Last Stage Of Awareness’ CD/LP/DD Reissue 2015

22nd February 2015 at 1:41 pm

Rwake

Rwake, Little Rock Arkansas’s sludgeyest sons, have got the good folks over at Relapse to re-release their original demo, Xenoglossalgia: The Last Stage Of Awareness, which was originally available only in their little corner of America when it was released in the 90s. Rwake,…
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Corinth ‘Frontier’ DD 2014

22nd February 2015 at 1:37 pm

Corinth

Sludge Metal. You all know the deal. The Melvins laid it down, Acid Bath oiled it up, Bongzilla and Electric Wizard drugged it, Crowbar, EyeHateGod and Buzzov*en stoked its furnaces, Godflesh, Mistress and Scorn re-programmed it, Cavity smashed it, Raging Speedhorn and Iron Monkey…
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Xibalba ‘Tierra Y Libertad’ CD/LP/DD 2015

22nd February 2015 at 1:35 pm

Xibalba

Xibalba are a death metal/hardcore band from Pomona, California and Tierra Y Libertad is their third album. Signed to Southern Lord, and employed legendary cover artist Dan Seagrave to do their album art shows that they’re serious about being a contender in this world….
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Odota ‘Fever Marshall’ DD 2014

22nd February 2015 at 1:31 pm

Odota

Jarmo Nuutre is a peculiar figure. A graphic designer, car fanatic, tattoo artist and a lover of all things sludge and heavy it seems. Under the name Odota he has created a peculiar sounding, sludge infused black metal record with the title Fever Marshall,…
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