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Chrch ‘Unanswered Hymns’ LP/CS/DD 2015

26th July 2015 at 1:21 pm

Church

I’m gunna level with you: the modern day sludge/heavy psych/drone/doom/whatever market these days is more crowded than a standard rush-hour in New Delhi, although yes, I’ll admit there are some bands that do come more immediately to the fore. You have the old guard…
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GODHUNTER & AMIGO THE DEVIL Stream Cover Of Nirvana’s ‘Something In The Way’ From Collaborative EP

8th January 2015 at 7:49 pm

Godhunter & Amigo The Devil

The Compound and Battleground Records are preparing for the early 2015 release of The Outer Dark, a collaborative 7” from Tucson’s GODHUNTER and Miami’s AMIGO THE DEVIL, today partnering with Noisey to premiere the collective’s homage to Nirvana with the B-side cover of Something In The…
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Fuzz Evil / Chiefs – Split 7”/DD 2014

6th December 2014 at 9:22 am

Fuzz Evil / Chiefs - Split 7”

Battleground Records is a relatively new label operating out of Tucson, Arizona which supports a small roster of underground bands playing fuzzy stoner rock and sludge, both in Arizona and further afield. And successfully so, it would seem, as the label has racked up…
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FUZZ EVIL & CHIEFS: New Split 7″ Now Streaming At The Obelisk

22nd October 2014 at 12:54 pm

Fuzz Evil / Chiefs - Split 7"

The split 7” EP from Sierra Vista, Arizona-based FUZZ EVIL and Southern California’s CHIEFS is out today via Battleground Records, and in turn, trusted underground rock go-to joint, The Obelisk, is streaming the entire short but intoxicating platter right now. Comprised of Wayne and…
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GODHUNTER & AMIGO THE DEVIL Present Collaborative 7-Inch EP For Black Friday

2nd October 2014 at 7:14 pm

Godhunter - Photo by Andrew Weiss

As Tucson’s GODHUNTER takes their confrontational  auditory demolition back out on the road this week for a twelve-city West Coast run with Sorxe, the band announces yet another new set of recordings destined to see release this Fall. After the release of their debut…
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Godhunter / Secrets Of The Sky ‘GH/0ST:S’ LP/DD 2014

16th September 2014 at 10:58 am

Godhunter / Secrets Of The Sky

The concept of the GH/0ST:S split dates back to Godhunter and Secrets Of The Sky’s recent Southwest US tour, during which the bands sold a strictly limited run of 100 cassettes bearing this joint effort. Now, the split is back for the rest of us…
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GODHUNTER: Invisible Oranges Lets Loose Opening Track From Split LP With SECRETS OF THE SKY

7th August 2014 at 9:22 pm

Godhunter - Photo by Andrew Weiss

Pursuit/Predator, GODHUNTER’s latest plodding and antagonizing anthem and the lead track to the band’s upcoming GH/0ST:S split LP with SECRETS OF THE SKY, is now playing a month ahead of the album’s release at Invisible Oranges. The GH/0ST:S LP showcases some of the most…
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LAE: Debut LP By Montreal Psychedelic Post-Rock Act To See Release Via The Compound & Battleground Recs

22nd July 2014 at 7:44 pm

LAE

Bringing a decade-and-a-half of silence to an end, Montreal-based quartet, LAE, is eager to release the band’s official debut full-length release, and the entire reincarnation of the band. Performing under their original moniker, LAE-TSEU, the band evolved out of the mid-‘90s post-rock/post-hardcore scene, seeking…
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GODHUNTER & SECRETS OF THE SKY Tour Documentation Posted; Further Details On Split LP Confirmed

2nd July 2014 at 9:34 am

Godhunter & Secrets Of The Sky - Tour Photo 2014

Having just completed a co-headlining tour of the lower southwestern realms of America together, Oakland’s SECRETS OF THE SKY and Tucson’s GODHUNTER have released a post-tour account of their journey together, documenting some of the pros, cons, and random insanity two independent acts sometimes…
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GODHUNTER & SECRETS OF THE SKY Tour Begins At Doom In June; Split Release Confirmed

4th June 2014 at 7:17 pm

Godhunter / Secrets Of The Sky - US Tour 2014

Oakland’s progressive doom powerhouse, SECRETS OF THE SKY, and Tucson’s bastard sons of sludge metal, GODHUNTER, will converge for their co-headlining tour in Las Vegas this weekend at the Doom In June Festival where they’ll share the stage with Novembers Doom, Christian Mistress, Acid…
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