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BLACK TUSK Announce New 7” & Stream Two New Songs

25th June 2014 at 10:36 am

Black Tusk

Savannah, GA power trio BLACK TUSK have announced a brand new 7” featuring two tracks recorded earlier this year with producer Sanford Parker (Nachtmystium, YOB, Corrections House) at Converse’s Rubber Tracks Studios in Brooklyn, NY. The 7” which features artwork from Baroness frontman John…
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CASTLE Announces Additional North American Tour Dates

25th June 2014 at 9:59 am

Castle - North America Tour 2014

Following a successful headlining jaunt throughout the United States to kick off the touring cycle for new album Under Siege, heavy metal/doom enthusiasts CASTLE have announced another month’s worth of dates throughout the US and Canada. The band, which features vocalist/bassist Elizabeth Blackwell and…
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BEIGE EAGLE BOYS: Cvlt Nation Now Playing Entire Reptilian Records Debut LP From Detroit Trio

25th June 2014 at 9:36 am

Beige Eagle Boys

Detroit-based noise/scum metal madmen the BEIGE EAGLE BOYS unashamedly drop their debut LP, You’re Gonna Get Yours, via East Coast noise rock/metal aficionados, Reptilian Records. Stuffing ten ballsy, abrasive tracks into twenty-five minutes, You’re Gonna Get Yours is a crushing introduction to the BEIGE…
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BLACK COBRA Denied Entry Into Canada For Current Tour

25th June 2014 at 9:27 am

Roadburn 2012 - Black Cobra

San Francisco’s strenuous metal/doom duo, BLACK COBRA, has unfortunately been denied access into the United States’ northern neighboring country. While amidst their North American tour — which was nearly entirely comprised of Canadian dates, with BLACK COBRA co-headlining alongside Anciients, with opening support from…
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Gurt ‘Horrendosaurus’ CD/DD 2014

25th June 2014 at 8:53 am

Gurt

Queens of the Stone Age, Mastodon, Primitive Man, Dinosaur Jr, and even errr… T-Rex; heavy rock bands and the Neanderthal-infested Jurassic period sure do go together like Jeff Goldblum and Hollywood blockbusters don’t they? Doyathinkhesawus? Well I’m pretty damn sure no-one, I repeat NO-ONE,…
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Stream Friedemann’s Debut Solo Album ‘Uhr vs Zeit’ In It’s Entirety

24th June 2014 at 1:19 pm

Friedemann - Photo by Christian Thiele

Exile On Mainstream are proud to present the debut solo album from Friedemann (singer and lyricist behind the German Hardcore band COR), although a far cry from the abrasive hardcore punk of COR, Friedemann’s solo album Uhr vs Zeit (clock vs time) retains their…
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Liverpool Psych Fest 2014: More Artists Announced; GOAT To Headline

24th June 2014 at 12:08 pm

Liverpool Psych Fest 2014

The build up to this year’s Liverpool Psych Fest has just increased in temperature with the final swathe of head-spinning artists announced for the bill…. ALLAH-LAS, THE BESNARD LAKES, CHRISTIAN BLAND & THE REVELATORS and GRUMBLING FUR will join GOAT to headline the 2014…
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BRIMSTONE COVEN: Retro Doom Metal Sorcerers To Release Debut Via Metal Blade; Preview Track Posted

24th June 2014 at 11:49 am

Brimstone Coven

Retro rock/doom metal sorcerers, BRIMSTONE COVEN, will unleash the psychedelic rumblings of their self-titled full-length and inaugural release for Metal Blade Records. Formed in Wheeling, West Virginia in 2011, BRIMSTONE COVEN churns a cogent blend of dark, smoky cult rock that echoes the eerie…
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YAKUZA To Reissue First 4 Full-Lengths Along With One Never-Before-Heard Release Via War Crime

24th June 2014 at 11:36 am

Yakuza - Photo by Dan Lutger

Throughout the entire month of July, Chicago experi-metallers, YAKUZA, will reissue their first four albums along with one never-before-heard release through War Crime Recordings. Amount To Nothing, Way Of The Dead, Samsara and Transmutations have been out of print for several years now and…
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Reviews » Gig Reviews

Witch Mountain / Tombstones / Rise To Thunder @ The Star & Garter, Manchester 13/06/2014

24th June 2014 at 10:52 am

Witch Mountain @ The Star & Garter, Manchester 13/06/2014

Friday the 13th. Unlucky for some, particularly me as I was literally shat on from a great height by some inconsiderate feathery bastard on the morning of this gig. I know they say it’s supposed to be ‘lucky’ but I sure didn’t feel all…
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