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Roadburn 2012 Review By Adam Stone

30th April 2012 at 11:19 am

Roadburn 2012 Artwork by Michel

No sleep till Roadburn. This wasn’t just a four day gig (which it kind of was), it was a road movie…that was never filmed. An epic drive courtesy of your ever grafting editor in one damn fine Transit camper van. All I did was…
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Diesel King ‘The Ancient And The Nameless’ CD/DD EP 2012

30th April 2012 at 8:47 am

Diesel King

There’s a train called Diesel in the ‘Thomas the Tank Engine’ series isn’t there? Yes, you know full well that you know what I’m on about – the kids TV show about a group of friendly, yet adventurous steam trains that was once narrated…
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Ufomammut ‘Oro: Opus Primum’ CD/LP 2012

27th April 2012 at 8:36 am

Ufomammut

“It’s a long way to the top, if you want to rock and roll” as the late great Bon Scott once said, and once you truly do get to the top, you have to work exponentially harder to keep yourself there. Ufomammut will be…
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CONAN: Entire Roadburn 2012 Performance Posted On Youtube

26th April 2012 at 1:03 pm

Roadburn 2012 - Conan

Roadburn‘s Stage01 was packed for Conan‘s first gig outside the British Isles. As expected, they crushed. Watch the whole set on video below. The six songs can be viewed individually HERE, courtesy of Burialxchamber. www.hailconan.com www.facebook.com/conandoom www.roadburn.com

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Musicians From Isis And Deftones Form New Band – Palms

26th April 2012 at 12:39 pm

Ipecac Recordings

Meet PALMS, a newly formed Los Angeles based quartet featuring three former members of ISIS (Aaron Harris, Clifford Meyer and Jeff Caxide) with Deftones’ vocalist Chino Moreno. “Clifford, Jeff and I started PALMS a little over a year ago out of a desire to…
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Grimpen Mire & Einstellung To Support Harvey Milk @ Hare & Hounds, Birmingham On Tues 22nd May 2012

26th April 2012 at 11:41 am

Harvey Milk - Hare & Hounds, Birmingham 22/05/2012

Capsule coaxed Harvey Milk to make their first UK appearance at Supersonic Festival in 2008 and are now thrilled to have them back, the gig takes place on Tuesday 22nd May 2012 at Hare & Hounds, Birmingham, tickets are £10 and are available from…
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MARTYRDÖD: New Track ‘Köttberg’ Released Via Pitchfork

26th April 2012 at 11:12 am

Martyrdöd

Having recently announced their official partnership with Southern Lord, Swedish crust lords MARTYRDÖD this week proudly unveil the details on, as well as hurl forth the planet’s first listen to, their foreboding new full-length, Paranoia. The ninth of eleven tracks forming the scathing Paranoia,…
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BARONESS Reveal Art for Forthcoming Album, Yellow & Green; Unveil New Website

26th April 2012 at 10:43 am

Baroness ‘Yellow & Green’ Artwork

BARONESS have unveiled the art for their eagerly anticipated new album, Yellow & Green, which is slated for a July 13 in the Benelux & Germany and a July 16 release in the UK & the rest of Europe via Relapse Records. The album…
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Mares of Thrace ‘The Pilgrimage’ CD/LP/DD 2012

26th April 2012 at 9:35 am

Mares Of Thrace

Calgary, Alberta sludge duo Mares of Thrace have only been going for around three years but they’ve already made one hell of an impression with their fierce, complex and, above all, uncompromising metal/hardcore racket. 2010’s critically lauded The Moulting was an impressive and distinctive…
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IDES OF GEMINI: Exclusive Track Premiere Brought To You By The Obelisk

25th April 2012 at 9:42 am

Ides Of Gemini

Heavy riff portal The Obelisk offers up a stream of “Slain In Spirit” from mystical doom conjurers IDES OF GEMINI. The song comes off of the West Coast trio’s forthcoming new studio offering, Constantinople, set for release via Neurot Recordings on May 29, 2012….
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