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Ruby The Hatchet ‘Paralyzed’ Digital EP 2013

30th November 2013 at 9:58 am

Ruby The Hatchet

Well, here it goes. My first ever review for this fine internet temple of the riff called The Sleeping Shaman. Granted, with just one song ‘Paralyzed‘, with a length of four and a half minutes, I have yet to truly plunge into the depths…
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Pyramido ‘Saga’ CD/LP 2013

30th November 2013 at 9:54 am


So this is the third full length album from Swedish Malmö based Pyramido and this time they’ve decided to write the lyrics in their mother tongue. As it is also my own first language I can with a hundred percent certainty say that there…
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THE COSMIC DEAD: UK & Euro Tour Kicks Off On Monday!

29th November 2013 at 4:29 pm

The Cosmic Dead

Those psychedelic warlords THE COSMIC DEAD head out on an extensive UK and Euro tour next week, starting off in Manchester on Monday, 2nd December at The Roadhouse and taking in Belgium, The Netherlands, France, Spain and Portugal, before heading back to the UK…
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SOLAR HALOS To Release Debut Album Via Devouter Records In Jan 2014; Pre-Orders Now Available

29th November 2013 at 3:38 pm

Solar Halos

Heavy Psyche Rockers SOLAR HALOS are a trio of musicians hailing from Chapel Hill, North Carolina who feature Horseback and Caltrop drummer John Crouch, Fin Fang Foom bassist Eddie Sanchez and guitarist/singer Nora Rogers formerly of Horseback and Curtains of Night. Their Self-Titled debut…
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Scorpion Child / Semper Fi @ Audio, Glasgow 17/11/2013

29th November 2013 at 9:31 am

Scorpion Child & Blues Pills UK Tour 2013

Local support always have a rough time of it, though there are certainly a few things they can do to make it easier on themselves – things that Semper Fi are sadly unaware of. Adopting the seldom-tried (for a reason, as we’ll find out)…
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Whores ‘Clean’ 12″/DD 2013

29th November 2013 at 9:25 am


Atlanta noiseniks Whores’ new record ‘Clean‘ combines bubblegum pop and syncopated Balearic trance into a smooth, daytime listening extravaganza, a complete departure from their usual ‘Gospel of Albini’ ferocity. That’s all lies, of course. Their last record, Ruiner, was a sludgy combo platter of…
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Black Thai ‘Seasons Of Might’ 12″/DD 2013

29th November 2013 at 9:20 am

Black Thai

A time when concerts were a gathering of happy, like-minded people who wanted to go and see a band rock out and sing until your lungs burst? To bask in the warm outdoor air, marvel at the light show and the stage craft? To…
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GRAND MAGUS: Main Man JB Discusses The New Album ‘Triumph And Power’

28th November 2013 at 4:18 pm

Grand Magus

Swedish riff lords GRAND MAGUS have revealed the first album trailer for their upcoming masterpiece Triumph And Power. Watch main man JB discuss the new album: The band commented about the album: “Triumph And Power has been completed. It’s a metal triumph of Viking…
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PONTIAK Announce New Album ‘Innocence’ For 27th January; Stream The Riff-Blazing Title Track Now!

28th November 2013 at 12:06 pm


PONTIAK are three brothers that grew up and live on farms in Virginia. Their lifelong closeness yields uncommon musical understanding, creative collaboration and personal camaraderie. Their singular combination of impressive work ethic and boundless creativity pays off on their new album Innocence. Featuring 11…
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Soggy Bog 151 – Entire Wounded Giant Album, New Kimi Kärki, Gnaw Their Tongues/Alkerdeel Collaboration, Pylar, Bast & More!

28th November 2013 at 9:39 am

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The latest Soggy Bog Podcast, episode 151, is now available and this weeks show features the entire new album from Wounded Giant, plus new tracks from Kimi Kärki, Gnaw Their Tongues/Alkerdeel Collaboration, Pylar, Second Grave, Bast with the remaining playlist includes tracks from Black…
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