The Sleeping Shaman on Facebook The Sleeping Shaman on Twitter The Sleeping Shaman RSS Feed
Eolian Empire

Reviews » Album Reviews » D

Drunk Dad ‘Ripper Killer’ LP/DD 2014

18th September 2014 at 9:43 am

Drunk Dad

How do you define Drunk Dad‘s Ripper Killer? A band with a silly name that potentially points towards a troubled past. An album title that seems obsessed with destruction but could also just mean ‘really cool.’ Furious vocals, heavy riffs, insane drumming. They go…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

News

DRUNK DAD & HONDURAN: Eolian Empire Scum Unite For Ugly Month-Long US Tour

13th August 2014 at 12:34 pm

Hondura / Drunk Dad - US Tour 2014

You can tell from the Eolian relation that’s it’s already going to be an ugly tour in its inception. But no, this upcoming DRUNK DAD and HONDURAN US trek is just a really ugly looking tour based upon the new flyer, the image resembling…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , ,

News

BIG BLACK CLOUD: Invisible Oranges Broadcasting Entire Lessons In Fuck You 2 EP; West Coast Tour Begins This Week

5th August 2014 at 7:50 pm

Big Black Cloud - Photo by James Rexroad

The Eolian Empire bruises the rock world’s ego with the unfurling of Lessons In Fuck You 2, the newest collection of cranked, harmful songs of non-praise yielded by Portland, Oregon’s furious sci-fi punks, BIG BLACK CLOUD. With a diverse assortment of noise and punk…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , ,

News

BIG BLACK CLOUD To Issue ‘Lessons In Fuck You 2’ EP Via Eolian Empire

25th July 2014 at 10:25 am

Big Black Cloud

Portland’s furious sci-fi punks, BIG BLACK CLOUD, are back from the lab with their latest dirty bomb, the cassette EP Lessons In Fuck You 2. Tripling down on their intoxicating rarefied mix of punk, noise, psych, surf, and rock, the agita trio takes a…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , ,

Reviews » Album Reviews » G

Graves At Sea ‘This Place Is Poison’ 12″ 2014

1st May 2014 at 12:03 pm

Graves At Sea

Rejoice! The masters of heavy sludge have returned! Graves At Sea are back and just to remind us all why they are a cult band they have released an EP called ‘This Place Is Poison’. First track is the title track. The riffs are…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Reviews » Album Reviews » P

Prizehog ‘Re-Unvent The Whool’ LP/DD 2014

30th April 2014 at 9:51 am

Prizehog

Art in all mediums is very much subjective. One man’s Picasso is another man’s Constable and music can prove ever divisive as people chose to push boundaries, exploring influences and sounds that other people would consider the brink of madness or noise. Portland based…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Reviews » Album Reviews » W

Whores / Rabbits – Split 7”/DD 2014

29th April 2014 at 12:08 pm

Whores / Rabbits - Split 7"

Here we have a strangely enticing 7” offering from Brutal Panda Records and Eolian Empire, the two acts sharing the grooves are Atlanta’s Whores and the more familiar Rabbits who hail from Portland, Oregon. Given the nature of the humble 7” there is not…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

News

GRAVES AT SEA Stream Title Track From ‘This Place Is Poison’; Euro Takeover With SOURVEIN Underway

26th April 2014 at 11:31 am

Graves At Sea - Photo by James Rexroad

Portland doom kings, GRAVES AT SEA, drop a molten taste of ‘This Place Is Poison‘ via Cvlt Nation. The sordid hell hymn serves as side A of the EP of same name. Their first release since 2005’s scalding split with Asunder, This Place Is…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , ,

News

PRIZEHOG: Portland Celestial Space Sludge Outfit Announces Five-Week US Tour

17th April 2014 at 11:25 am

Prizehog - Photo by James Rexroad

Still riding a fresh wave of killer reactions to their walloping third LP, Re-Unvent the Whool, Portland, Oregon-based, PRIZEHOG, has announced the routing for their upcoming Spring US tour. Embarking off of their home turf on May 2nd, the counter-clockwise path this tour makes…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , ,

News

GRAVES AT SEA: Portland Doom Miscreants Announce Euro Live Incursion; This Place Is Poison Preorders Available Now

2nd April 2014 at 10:30 am

Graves At Sea - Photo by James Rexroad

Portland doom miscreants, GRAVES AT SEA, will embark upon a European live incursion later this month alongside fellow riff-worshippers SOURVEIN. Set to initiate with what’s bound to be a cataclysmic performance at this year’s Roadburn Festival in Tilburg, the band will punish twenty-four locales,…
Continue reading →

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Return to Top ▲Return to Top ▲