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The Bendal Interlude – ST – CDEP 2010

17th January 2011 at 9:12 am

The Bendal Interlude - ST - CDEP 2010

“Stoner-thrash” is probably an over-used term. After all, how often is it that you actually hear the tumbleweed imagery and the lethargic song structures of the desert-scene colliding with the scything riffery and spit-in-your-face vocal assault of thrash metal? However, in this particular instance,…
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Ghoul Poon ‘Bastard Sorcerer’ CD / ‘100 Psychic Dreams’ DVD 2010

14th January 2011 at 8:44 am

Ghoul Poon

More often than not when writing a review, I try to live with a release for a while and let it sink in. Initial impressions can quickly give way to almost the opposite feeling after a while (I’d give examples but I fear promoting…
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Double Space – ST – 12″ 2010

11th January 2011 at 8:51 am

Double Space - ST - 12" 2010

Danish noise-rock wrecking crew Double Space give your ears a good ol’ fashioned 1-2 PUNCH on this self-titled 12”. Two tracks of heavy-ass rawkin’ sludge that should definitely appeal muchly to fans of the Melvins, Unsane, 16, Harvey Milk, High On Fire and Mastodon….
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Spider Kitten / Pus Interview

10th January 2011 at 9:02 am

Spider Kitten

SPIDER KITTEN AND PUS are two of the most prominent bands in the heavy music scene in Cardiff. I have had the pleasure of shaking their hands (as a greeting, nothing sinister) and here they share their thoughts on all things riff related. Please…
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Electric Wizard ‘Black Masses’ CD/LP 2010

7th January 2011 at 8:52 am

Electric Wizard

By the time this review hits the shaman, it would have been two months since the release of the last album by the stoned gurus that are Electric Wizard. I would like to say this album is their best to date, unfortunately it isn’t….
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