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OLD MAN GLOOM: Debut Euro Tour Begins Tomorrow; London Show This Thursday

31st March 2014 at 12:10 pm

Old Man Gloom

This week, OLD MAN GLOOM will be flying over for their first ever European tour. Their only UK show is at Scala in London on Thurs April 3rd, so make sure you get down to catch an Ultra-Group™ (the term super-group not being quite adequate…
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HYDRA HEALTH: A Hydra Head Rehabilitation Project

17th December 2012 at 9:40 am

Hydra Health - A Hydra Head Rehabilitation Project

Hydra Head Records recently issued a statement outlining their future plans as well as selling off items which range from stickers to ultra rare test pressing and everything in-between to help raise some much needed funds for future projects, read on for the full…
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Hydra Head Set To Release JK FLESH & PRURIENT Split LP During December 2012

7th November 2012 at 10:23 am

JK Flesh / Prurient

JK FLESH is the new alias adopted by Justin Broadrick, the man behind revered extreme music pioneers like Napalm Death, Godflesh, and Jesu. But Broadrick has also always been a sonic explorer into new realms of dark, experimental electronic-fueled music, whether in his early ambient…
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Mamiffer / Pyramids – Split LP/DD 2012

25th October 2012 at 9:24 am

Mamiffer / Pyramids - Split LP/DD 2012

I certainly won’t be the first or the last to comment with a heavy heart on the imminent demise of Hydra Head Records. However, it must be said that Hydra Head has been a phenomenally consistent, inspiring and influential force in underground music over…
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MAMIFFER & PYRAMIDS Set To Release New Split 12″ Via Hydra Head During October

28th September 2012 at 10:08 am

Mamiffer / Pyramids - Split 12" Artwork

MAMIFFER and PYRAMIDS have come together to release a collaborative Split 12″ to be released via Hydra Head Records on October 16, 2012. Rare is the pairing of 2 bands for a split release, when their artistic visions actually compliment each other, where two…
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Nihill ‘Verdonkermaan’ CD/LP/CS/DD 2012

17th September 2012 at 9:07 am

Nihill

A rare foray into black metal territory for Hydra Head, a label which – to be fair – is by no means narrow-sighted in its output, but the label behind this album and the general angle of its catalogue of releases is almost certainly…
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The Imminent Demise of Hydra Head Records

12th September 2012 at 11:20 am

Hydra Head Records

The internet is awash with the devastating news that after 2 decades Hydra Head Records will be closing its doors for good, they still plan to follow through with the latest releases they’ve announced, and will also be selling off old and current stock…
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Old Man Gloom ‘No’ CD/LP/CS/Digital 2012

13th July 2012 at 8:28 am

Old Man Gloom

Old Man Gloom must be a labour of love, these four as you probably know, having been or still being fundamental parts of some of the biggest and busiest names in thinking mans’ 21st century metal, from Isis to Converge to Cave In. This…
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ROADBURN 2012: Roadburn Cinema Returns For 2012 Screening Blood, Sweat + Vinyl & Puzzleface.

29th February 2012 at 11:46 am

Roadburn 2012 - Blood, Sweat + Vinyl: DIY in the 21st Century

Roadburn are excited to announce the return of Roadburn Cinema in the V39 basement from Thursday, April 12th to Saturday, April 14th. This year’s selections will include Blood, Sweat + Vinyl: DIY in the 21st Century; From 2005 to 2010, Director Kenneth Thomas documented…
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Harvey Milk ‘Life…The Best Game In Town’ CD/LP 2008

17th October 2008 at 9:08 am

Harvey Milk

Where most bands like to play it safe in today’s climate, occasionally a band will come along that confounds expectations, buggers preconceptions and sticks a gnarled shit stained finger up in a gesture of “fuck you” defiance. Harvey Milk play by their own rules…
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