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Voivod ‘Post Society’ CD/DD 2016

5th April 2016 at 6:24 pm

Voivod

This may come as almost as big a shock as anything received at the Morgoth Science Hospital when you consider exactly how often I mention Voivod in, if I’m honest, an almost worrying amount of my reviews, but I have to admit to you…
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Hexvessel ‘When We Are Death’ CD/LP/DD 2016

2nd January 2016 at 11:48 am

Hexvessel

Hexvessel have always been capricious spirits, dwelling in a particularly darkling glade of the psych-folk forest. Yet it is with When We Are Death that they emerge, blinking, into the light of the sun and, sadly, some of the glamour of previous releases is…
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The Shrine ‘Rare Breed’ CD/LP/DD 2015

11th November 2015 at 9:06 pm

The Shrine

I remember the very first time I saw The Shrine and I instantly knew they had it, whatever “it” is. They hadn’t even started playing, but I could tell by their loosey-goosey swagger, their denim-or-nothing retro attire and those crackling vintage amps that all…
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Hang The Bastard ‘Sex In The Seventh Circle’ CD/LP/DD 2014

29th October 2014 at 10:46 am

Hang The Bastard

“We are called Hang The Bastard I have no delusions of grandeur.” That’s what vocalist Tomas Hubbard told me in 2013, almost exactly a year ago about his band that just released a new 7″. One year further, Hang The Bastard is still the…
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EYEHATEGOD Announce Australian Tour + Roadburn 2015 Appearances; Band To Level Housecore Horror Film Fest This Weekend Before US Takeover

23rd October 2014 at 1:20 pm

EyeHateGod - Photo by Danin Drahos

New Orleans rulers of the riff, EYEHATEGOD, will return to Australia for a short but riotous run of live devastation next year. Slated to commence on January 29th, the band will take over Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Speakers will be blown; souls will…
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Amulet ‘The First’ CD/LP/DD 2014

28th September 2014 at 10:36 am

Amulet

Since the arrival of their none more denim Cut The Crap demo in late 2011, London’s Amulet have made quite a name for themselves with their no nonsense take on heavy metal. Supporting everyone from Angel Witch to The Sword demonstrated the broad appeal…
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EYEHATEGOD Announces Autumn Live US Assault Including Housecore Horror Film Festival Appearance

23rd September 2014 at 7:27 pm

EyeHateGod - Photo by Dean Karr

Louisiana volume visionaries, EYEHATEGOD, are pleased to announce their next run of live demolitions this Fall. The band’s latest itinerary includes a short rash of one-off dates in Denver, Orlando and Miami as well as an appearance at Philip H. Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Film…
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EYEHATEGOD: Louisiana Loudsmiths Announce July Dates With Iron Reagan

28th June 2014 at 11:30 am

EyeHateGod - Photo by Dean Karr

Following a successful live US invasion with Ringworm and Enabler, Louisiana loudsmiths, EYEHATEGOD, will take to the streets again next month on a brief but mutinous rash of live takeovers with Iron Reagan, Vektor and Strong Intention. Slated to erupt in Washington DC on…
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EYEHATEGOD: New Orleans Volume Dealers Kick Off US Live Takeover; New Full-Length Out Now

29th May 2014 at 2:50 pm

EyeHateGod - Photo by Dean Karr

New Orleans favorite volume dealers, EYEHATEGOD, kick off their US live takeover in Atlanta. The near month-long trek follows the official decent of their long-awaited new long player. Assembled and financed entirely by the band along with US label partners, Housecore Records, the self-titled,…
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Crowbar ‘Symmetry In Black’ CD/LP/DD 2014

27th May 2014 at 9:31 am

Crowbar

Crowbar are a band that need absolutely no introductions; ‘Symmetry In Black’ is their tenth studio album – a huge milestone for them and this opus is particularly special, as it’s the first release since Kirk Windstein’s departure from Down and the first time…
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