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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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Moss Interview

24th April 2005 at 3:25 pm

Moss have been making a lot of noise in the UK & Europe of late with their ultra heavy drones, they’ve already have a few demo’s, split releases & compilation appearances under their belts and with the release of their debut full length LP…
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Mütiilation ‘Majestas Leprosus’ CD 2003

21st April 2005 at 9:37 am

Mütiilation

This is the 2003 edition of this French Black Metal bands ‘Majestas Leprosus’ CD. Mütiilation have been knocking around now since the early 90’s complete with a healthy discography to their name as well as being rumored to be part of the ‘Black Legions’…
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Corrosion Of Conformity ‘In The Arms Of God’ CD 2005

21st April 2005 at 8:58 am

Corrosion Of Conformity

Its almost scary to think that it’s been over ten years since Deliverance blew my stereo speakers, and keeping with the tradition that has now become accustomed to COC they’ve returned with a furious album that breathes new life into their extensive history. What…
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Sons Of Otis ‘X’ CD 2005

15th April 2005 at 9:22 am

Sons Of Otis

Toronto’s Sons Of Otis return with their latest slab of Acid Drenched Doom, simply entitled ‘X’. This is the first full length studio recording in over 3 years since their 2001 opus ‘Songs Of Worship’ and in an ironic twist, this album very nearly…
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