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Yanomamo ‘Minions’ DD 2014

30th August 2014 at 11:29 am

Yanomamo

Existing in that narrow vacuum where the only bands in existence seem to be EyeHateGod, Sleep and Electric Wizard, Australian wrecking crew Yanomamo slot seamlessly into the line of bands who’ve based their entire output on crossing the proverbial streams, those three titans of…
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Yawning Sons ‘Ceremony To The Sunset’ CD 2009

3rd July 2009 at 9:04 am

Some times collaborative efforts can be spectacularly hit and miss – the Judgement Night soundtrack for example pulled together luminaries from the Rap and Metal world to provide a genre challenging soundtrack for a film that was, well just challenged really and when Korn…
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Yawning Sons ‘Ceremony To The Sunset’ LP Reissue 2014

12th December 2014 at 9:51 am

Yawning Sons

Originally set free into the world on 26th September 2009, Ceremony To The Sunset was a unique hybrid collaboration between desert dwelling Yawning Man mastermind Gary Arce and UK based instrumental psychedelic rock band Sons Of Alpha Centuari. Released under the moniker Yawning Sons,…
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Yawning Sons / WaterWays – Split 7″ 2011

5th July 2011 at 8:55 am

Yawning Sons / WaterWays - Split 7" 2011

Back in 2009 I had the awesome pleasure of reviewing the first Yawning Sons album. For those who don’t know, the ‘Sons are a unique collaboration between the British avant garde stoner instrumentalists Sons Of Alpha Centauri and the legendary US desert rock act…
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Year Of No Light ‘Tocsin’ CD/LP/DD 2013

13th November 2013 at 10:07 am

Year Of No Light

As the post-metal tag slinks ignominiously back to the hole from whence it came, the bands who found themselves lumped under it have either vanished or expanded their sound in their own inimitable fashions. Case in point is France’s Year Of No Light, who…
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Year Of The Flood ‘A Utopian View’ CDEP 2010

16th July 2010 at 9:03 am

Year Of The Flood

NOISY BASTARDS!!!!! Year of the Flood, featuring former members of Jesus of Spazzereth, Bumsnogger, Blood Divided and Dead on Arrival are NOISY BASTARDS!!! Claiming influence from D-Beat and crust these guys, on the evidence of this debut 2 track affair, have so much more…
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Year Of The Flood ‘Redefine The Natural Order’ CDEP 2010

12th October 2010 at 9:12 am

Year Of The Flood

Year of the Flood’s debut EP, “A Utopian View” was a vicious slice of brutal, scything riffs and throat shredding vocal insanity that impressed me on every level. No sooner have the final notes of that putrid noise decayed and we’re hit with a…
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Year Of The Goat ‘Angels’ Necropolis’ CD/LP 2012

25th November 2012 at 9:17 am

Year Of The Goat

Sweden’s Year Of The Goat have created for themselves an aura of wonder regarding their incredibly well scribed songs as previously featured on their 1st release ‘Lucem Ferre’ and their subsequent 7” ‘This Will Be Mine’, both of which were released by Ván Records….
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Year Of The Goat ‘Lucem Ferre’ MCD 2011

22nd February 2012 at 8:50 am

Year Of The Goat

By now I think it must be obvious to all and sundry that there is something in the water in Sweden, something that twists musicians there and pushes them toward the darker side of rock. Witness this latest bunch of horn-raising, left-hand-path-walking necromancers, Year…
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Year Of The Goat ‘The Unspeakable’ CD/LP/DD 2015

22nd July 2015 at 7:18 pm

Year Of The Goat

Officially, the year of the goat starts in 2016, but with the new release from these Swedes, they hope to start the party earlier. The Unspeakable is out on Napalm Records and is a gem of a record from the first mysterious tones to…
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