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Threads Interview

23rd December 2005 at 9:04 am

Threads

Bradford based Heavy Rock & Rollers Threads feature an impressive line up of ex Khang, Health Hazard & ManFat members and although have yet to record and only really been active for a few months are already causing a major wave in the Underground….
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Gloomy Sunday Interview

12th December 2005 at 9:00 am

Gloomy Sunday

I hooked up with Denis of Gloomy Sunday via email to conduct this interview and although at the time of writing I knew very little of the band, except they blast out some blisteringly heavy and downright filthy Sludge/Doom, so if that intro is…
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Reviews » Gig Reviews

Buried Inside / Lazarus Blackstar/ Atakku / Agent Of The Morai – Manchester 05/12/05

10th December 2005 at 9:23 am

Lazarus Blackstar

Satans Hollow, Manchester 05/12/05 This is only the second time I’ve been to this strangely laid out venue, it must be really weird for the musicians playing on such a stage. We arrived to the huge and dirty rumble, which turned out to be…
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Lazarus Blackstar ‘Revelations’ CD 2005

10th December 2005 at 9:06 am

Lazarus Blackstar

Lazarus Blackstar have made a dramatic impact on the underground doom circuit over the last few months & when you see the pedigree behind this band it’s not entirely surprising. The crux of the line-up is from the now defunct Khang whose members also…
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FuryFest 2005

24th October 2005 at 9:21 am

FuryFest 2005

Le Mans, France, 24th-26th June 2005 Due to bad planning by the coach organizers and drivers who had not much idea once they hit France we got to the festival late. I’ll just mention now what a nightmare the actually journey was, 26 something…
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Mothertrucker ‘The Last Ride Of Dr Sanchez’ CD 2005

21st October 2005 at 9:16 am

Mothertrucker

When I first heard about this band, the name conjured up images of some long haired, bearded, redneck southern rock band, OK I may have hit on a stereotype here but this really couldn’t be further from the truth. This four piece, to my…
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Lazarus Blackstar Interview

18th July 2005 at 8:43 am

Lazarus Blackstar

Bradford based Lazarus Blackstar arose from the ashes of UK Doom merchants Khang with an all new heavier more sludgy sound and of course now feature the manic Paul Catten (Medulla Noctre/Murder One) on vocals, after chatting to Lee & Bri recently in Manchester…
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Blood Island Raiders Interview

13th June 2005 at 3:35 pm

Blood Island Raiders

London Doomsters, Blood Island Raiders have been making more than just waves in the UK since 2002 with their excellent self financed ‘For The Sake Of Clarity’ CD and more recently their split 12″ with Among The Missing. They’ve also managed to clinch a…
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Mournful Congregation ‘The Dawning of Mournful Hymns’ CD 2002

21st May 2005 at 9:02 am

Mournful Congregation

Enter the congregation of some seriously slow and mournful DOOM, then prepare for a sermon of misery and sorrow. Would you believe it’s a Double CD? The sermon is certainly a long one!! A compilation of demo’s and promos spanning 7 years of audio…
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Martyr AD ‘On Earth As It Is In Hell’ CD 2005

6th May 2005 at 9:16 am

Martyr AD

This is the second album from these US Hardcore stalwarts. Apparently the first album ‘The Human Condition in Twelve Fractions’ caused shockwaves worldwide but is oddly unavailable anywhere (believe me I have looked!) but luckily due for a re-release by Victory. But here, to…
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