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Earthless / Harsh Toke – Split – CD/LP/DD 2016

23rd May 2016 at 6:53 pm

Earthless / Harsh Toke - Split

I’ll admit it: I’m an addict. It’s got to the point now with new Earthless releases that I literally get giddy like a toddler in a sandpit every time a new one sails by atop of my newsfeed. New splits, new albums, new live…
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V/A ‘Sweet Times – Volume 2’ – 4 Way Split 7″ 2014

7th October 2014 at 10:14 am

V/A ‘Sweet Times - Volume 2′

Growing up in the 80’s as a young metal head you would often find yourself drawn to the output of a particular label. Certain labels, such as Earache and Peaceville seemed to release albums of a consistent style and level that inspired a certain…
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Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats ‘Runaway Girls’ 7″/DD 2014

3rd September 2014 at 8:56 am

Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats

Call it shyness or a calculated decision to challenge fans and annoy critics and media, but Uncle Acid’s unwillingness (until recently) to emerge from its dreary Cambridge cloak has done just as much to intrigue and attract as its devotion to the dying cult…
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Planes Of Satori ‘Son Of A Gun / Dichotomies’ 7″ 2014

23rd February 2014 at 1:22 pm

Planes Of Satori

Planes Of Satori’s new 7″ for Who Can You Trust? Records is the real deal: a quality release by an exciting band on a fantastic label. Their sound is made up of various heavy-lidded touchstones, and when a full album drops, you can expect…
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Zig Zags ‘Scavenger/Monster Wizard’ 7” 2013

29th September 2013 at 11:39 am

Zig Zags

Rock and roll should be raw, raucous, rowdy and righteous. If it ain’t any of these things it has no business being called rock and roll in the first place. Fortunately Zig Zags are all of these and could probably find a few more…
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Kawabata Makoto’s Mainliner ‘Revelation Space’ CD/LP/CS/DD 2013

30th July 2013 at 8:24 am

Kawabata Makoto’s Mainliner

To those who’d forgotten, Mainliner were one of the countless Acid Mothers Temple splinter groups who aimed to out-fuzz, out-rock and generally usurp every other band, ever. After releasing a spate of albums, CDrs and cassettes in the late 90s they disappeared but twelve…
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Baby Woodrose ‘Third Eye Surgery’ LP/CD/DD 2012

11th March 2012 at 11:58 am

Baby Woodrose

Baby Woodrose aka Lorenzo Woodrose has consistently produced the most enthused heart-felt replication of a paisley patterned 60s fuzz drenched avalanche of psychedelic acid trips since the Vietnam war defined an age of social resistance. Surely he must be regarded as being the undisputed…
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