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DesertFest London 2016: ELECTRIC WIZARD, CONAN, RAGING SPEEDHORN & More Confirmed; Tickets Now Available

14th September 2015 at 8:16 pm

Desertfest London 2016

It really doesn’t seem that long ago when we were walking the streets of Camden taking in the sights and sounds of Desertfest London 2015, but here we are in September 2015 and not only have the first batch of bands already been confirmed…
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Dave Bowes’ Heavy Vibes Of 2014

27th December 2014 at 11:30 am

Dave Bowes

I’ll admit it right off the bat – I’m shite at these things. I’m either completely predictable and return to old favourites, or I’m easily swayed and love everything and everyone. This year, I did both. Bands I love have released some bloody great…
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Sandy Williamson’s Top 10 Albums Of 2014

24th December 2014 at 10:32 am

Sandy Williamson

2014 was not, for me at least, the year of doom. There were a lot of good records, a lot of stunning records, but I found that doom and sludge was not really where my attention sat for a lot of it. It seems…
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Electric Wizard ‘Time To Die’ CD/LP/DD 2014

2nd October 2014 at 10:59 am

Electric Wizard

I don’t give a shit if every single reviewer talks you to the mouth, press agent. They are all retyping your synesthetic descriptions of hammer horror. Adjective-laden pieces of poor taste, written by yes men, hyping your shit up, playing your fucking cheerleaders. But…
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Hellfest 2014 – Review By Alex Varley

17th July 2014 at 10:40 am

Hellfest 2014 - Kadavar - Photo by Vivien Varga

Day One Surely by now the most talked about metal festival is France’s Hellfest which has built up a fierce reputation for its varied line up and wise bookings. This year, the festival took another step up booking both Black Sabbath and Iron Maiden…
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ELECTRIC WIZARD: Details Of New Album ‘Time To Die’ Announced & Artwork Unveiled

1st July 2014 at 6:50 pm

Electric Wizard

Visually intoxicating, uncompromisingly heavy and revered for making music and lifestyle one, ELECTRIC WIZARD will release its eighth full-length album, “Time To Die“, later in the year via Spinefarm Records. Says ELECTRIC WIZARD founding member Jus Oborn: “All of our albums in the past…
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Temples Festival 2014 – Day 1 Review By Dave Bowes

19th May 2014 at 10:31 am

Temples 2014 - Brutal Truth - Photo by Antony Roberts

Well, it’s finally upon us. When Temples Festival was first announced, it came with the fact that the inimitable (though too many have tried) Neurosis would be headlining and over the next few months the bill expanded to make for a world-class line-up. Located…
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Reverence Festival: Line-Up Additions Announced Joining Headliners Hawkwind & Electric Wizard

9th May 2014 at 3:32 pm

Reverence Festival 2014

Rounding out the line-up for this years Reverence Festival and joining the likes of Hawkwind, Electric Wizard and Red Fang on the stellar line up are Bardo Pond, Cave, Wooden Wand, The Feeling Of Love & Daughters Of The Sun. On the 12th and…
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Reverence Festival 12th-13th Sept 2014 – Valada, Portugal w/ Hawkwind, Electric Wizard, Psychic TV, Red Fang, White Hills & More!

28th March 2014 at 2:15 pm

Reverence Festival 2014

On the 12th-13th September 2014 Reverence Festival celebrates the best in psych, stoner, shoegaze, doom, prog, garage and beyond, with some sixty bands playing over two days on four stages, including the hugely influential spacerock titans Hawkwind – performing in Portugal for the very…
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Alex Varley Preview’s The 3 Days Of Brutality That Is HELLFEST 2014

10th March 2014 at 11:28 am

HellFest

Comprised of six stages and mastering the previously unfathomable feat of mixing together every major metal sub genre in to three days of sonic chaos, HellFest is famed for its dedication to the riff. Starting life as the successor to the much more hardcore…
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