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Melvins ‘Basses Loaded’ 2016

9th May 2017 at 6:31 pm

Melvins

(The) Melvins are, and have been for a long, long time now, Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover. Everyone else just kind of rolls in and out from album to tour to next album in a very fluid way. Basses Loaded takes that to a…
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Roadburn Festival 2017 – Day 1 Review By Guido Segers

8th May 2017 at 7:15 pm

Roadburn Festival 2017 - Thursday

We meet up in the Weirdo Canyon to discuss the plans for the day. Many a bearded fellow walks aimlessly around, waiting for the doors to open. It’s Roadburn 2017, baby! Roadburn turns 18 today and can legally drink (at least in the Netherlands)….
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Bright Curse ‘Before The Shore’ 2016

8th May 2017 at 6:52 pm

Bright Curse

Talent comes in a great many forms, musical talent at least. Quite often, it bubbles and brews over time; a band kicks a few amps into shape in someone’s garage or spare room until a decent set of songs is in place, gigs a…
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Death ‘Scream Bloody Gore’ (Reissue) 2016

8th May 2017 at 6:35 pm

Death

After a raft of classic album re-issues has shone a spotlight on some of metals very foundations, it’s now the turn of Death’s genre defining magnum opus Scream Bloody Gore to get exhumed. The ferocious debut has been dusted down, repackaged and the kitchen…
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Weirdo Canyon Dispatch – Roadburn 2017 Daily Fanzine Sunday Issue Now Available!

23rd April 2017 at 11:58 am

Weirdo Canyon Dispatch - Sunday 2017

Live from Weirdo Canyon in Tilburg – Sunday, which is the 4th and final issue of Weirdo Canyon Dispatch, the Roadburn Festival daily fanzine is out now! Featuring a review from yesterday’s festivities by our man on the ground José Carlos Santos, the third and final…
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Weirdo Canyon Dispatch – Roadburn 2017 Daily Fanzine Saturday Issue Now Available!

22nd April 2017 at 12:05 pm

Weirdo Canyon Dispatch - Saturday 2017

Live from Weirdo Canyon in Tilburg – Saturday, issue #3, of Weirdo Canyon Dispatch, the Roadburn Festival daily fanzine is out now! Featuring yesterday’s review along with 10 Years 10 Highlights Of Roadburn feature by José Carlos Santos, Part II of the Kim Kelly interview with John Dyer…
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Weirdo Canyon Dispatch – Roadburn 2017 Daily Fanzine Friday Issue Now Available!

21st April 2017 at 12:11 pm

Weirdo Canyon Dispatch - Friday 2017

Live from Weirdo Canyon in Tilburg – Friday, issue #2, of Weirdo Canyon Dispatch, the Roadburn Festival daily fanzine is out now! Featuring a review from yesterday by Sander van den Driesche, Part I of the Kim Kelly interview with Roadburn 2017 curator John Dyer Baizley,…
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Weirdo Canyon Dispatch – Roadburn 2017 Daily Fanzine Thursday Issue Now Available!

20th April 2017 at 12:33 pm

Weirdo Canyon- Dispatch Thursday 2017

Weirdo Canyon Dispatch daily fanzine is back for the fourth consecutive year bringing you reviews and features from Roadburn 2017 from a collective of inspirational writers, photographers and artists, but also not forgetting our esteemed editor JJ from The Obelisk. Thursday’s issue is now…
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Necro Deathmort ‘The Capsule’ 2016

17th April 2017 at 1:46 pm

Necro Deathmort

Necro Deathmort said it themselves; they don’t give a single fuck. “We’ve stopped caring that each new release might alienate fans of a previous record” is what Matthew Rozeik says on their bandcamp page. That is undoubtedly a big part of what has allowed…
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Farflung ‘5’ 2016

17th April 2017 at 1:35 pm

Farflung

I don’t think NASA realizes we’ve been manning missions to Mars since the early nineties – at least where Farflung’s concerned, we’ve had an anthropological (if they even are human) boot firmly trenched in that part of the galaxy only fit for highbrow, esoteric…
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