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Pombagira ‘Iconoclast Dream’ Pre-Sales

30th July 2011 at 10:45 am

Pombagira-IconoclastDream-flyer

So here we have it the heaviest most exciting release by Pombagira to date. Iconoclast Dream explores the thanatological spectrum between the world seen and unseen. Drawing from experiences with l’esprit of the crossroads, the band have surpassed themselves with the pure range of…
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Desert Storm Interview

29th July 2011 at 8:32 am

Desert Storm

Oxford’s Desert Storm have only been together for a few years but their impressive DIY work ethic, band unity and ability to create their own opportunities through their own promotion company has seen them raise their profile and play alongside some big-name bands. However…
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The Wounded Kings ‘In The Chapel Of The Black Hand’ CD 2011

28th July 2011 at 9:00 am

The Wounded Kings

The Wounded Kings have returned from the mist soaked gossima moors of the West Country with a new doom opus “In The Chapel Of The Black Hand”. Cast from shadows, the resplendent velvet clad Steve Mills in his Fender haze, has once again emerged…
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Home Of Metal Conference 2011

27th July 2011 at 1:35 pm

Home Of Metal

The Home of Metal conference will be taking place1-4 September, Home of Metal: Heavy Metal and Place will explore various themes of the music and its unique birthplace, taking place in Wolverhampton. For details of registration, places to stay, additional events and to read…
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The Secret / Tombs Irish & UK Tour dates

27th July 2011 at 12:42 pm

The Secret / Tombs Tour Poster

The Secret kick off their Irish/UK tour next week… Here are the dates: 05/8/11 – UK London @ Borderline 06/8/11 – Belfast @ Auntie Annies 07/8/11 – Ireland Dublin @ The Pint 08/8/11 – Ireland Galway @ Roisin Dub 09/8/11 – Ireland Cork @…
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Od Vratot Nadolu ‘Mercury’ CD/LP 2011

27th July 2011 at 10:10 am

Od Vratot Nadolu

I must admit, my knowledge of Macedonia is about as extensive as the number questions I can vaguely guess the answers to on an average round of University Challenge. What I do know is that basement-dwelling sludge-goblins Od Vratot Nadolu (OVN) are capable of…
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End Of Level Boss Album Launch – 30th July

26th July 2011 at 5:49 pm

End Of Level Boss

End Of Level Boss will be playing The Unicorn in Camden this Saturday, 30th July, to launch their new album ‘Eklectric’ which is released by Exile On Mainstream Records, support for the night comes from Astrohenge, doors open at 7.30pm, booze is cheap and…
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Pombagira – Album Release Details

26th July 2011 at 12:15 pm

Pombagira

One of the heaviest bands to emerge from the UK Pombagira has with their new release unleashed one unholy monster of an album. Notorious for running a massive back-line to achieve their tone, the band gathered at Earthworks Studio (London) in January 2011 to…
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End Reign – 7″ 2011

26th July 2011 at 8:50 am

End Reign - 7" 2011

So the small but industrious Witch Hunter Records enters the vinyl fray at last. This release from Durham grinders End Reign is actually a joint release with Hemlock 13 Records, Fist In The Air Records and Holy Roar. Citing influences such as Cursed and…
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Omega Massif ‘Karpatia’ Album Details

25th July 2011 at 4:02 pm

Omega Massif

Denovali Records just launched release details for the upcoming new OMEGA MASSIF full length. The album will be called “Karpatia” – available on CD, vinyl and digitally. Release date is September 16th and preorder starts mid august. The track list looks as follows: 01….
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