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Minsk ‘The Crash And The Draw’ CD/LP/DD 2015

3rd June 2015 at 7:53 pm

Minsk

Minsk first came to my attention a decade ago with their stunning debut Out Of A Center Which Is Neither Dead Nor Alive. Their crushing waves of post metal riffs was perfect for a man who had just discovered the beauty of Isis and…
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DesertFest London 2015 – Day 1 Review By Pete Green

4th May 2015 at 10:38 am

Noothgrush - Desertfest 2015

It’s that time of year again. Collectively we sew those last few most recent patches onto our denim jackets, prepare our roll-up materials, lace up our filthiest walking boots and make a rather large withdrawal from the nearest cash-point as we’re all sure as…
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Roadburn Festival 2015 Audio Streams – Coltsblood, Eagle Twin, Minsk & More

30th April 2015 at 7:25 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Artwork by Arik Roper

Walter & Co pride themselves on the attention to detail at Roadburn – from the bands they pick, to the artists that exhibit, the curators that they invite and everything in between. This attention to detail extends to the audio recordings that they make…
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MINSK: Set To Release First Full-Length In Six Years This Spring Via Relapse Records

4th February 2015 at 8:07 pm

Minsk "The Crash and The Draw" album artwork

Following a six-year slumber, Illinois enigmatic sound conjurors, MINSK, are readying to unveil the otherworldly fruit of their long-anticipated new studio creation, The Crash & The Draw. An instant contender for one of the most forward-thinking metal records of the year, The Crash &…
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Minsk Make Their Return At The 20th Edition Of Roadburn

8th January 2015 at 2:32 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Minsk

Illinois post-metal tribalists Minsk tore a hole in the heavy underground in 2005 with the release of their debut LP, Out Of A Center Which Is Neither Dead Nor Alive. Quickly signing to Relapse in that album’s wake, they toured hard alongside Trouble, High…
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FLOOR Announce Euro Tour During April 2015 With Support From MINSK

19th December 2014 at 12:22 pm

Floor

FLOOR are announcing a string of European tour-dates in April 2015. The revived stoner rockers will kick off their road trip at the renowned Roadburn Festival in Tilburg, The Netherlands at the O13 on April 9th 2015. One day later the Americans will be…
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Noothgrush, Minsk, Black Cobra, Dopethrone & More Confirmed For Desertfest London 2015

17th October 2014 at 4:28 pm

Desertfest London 2015 - Human Disease Promo / When Planet Collide Stage

Like every year, London promoters When Planet Collide and Human Disease Promo will be curating a stage at The Underworld, hosting some of the most crushing and bleak riffage on the whole festival. Let’s all welcome the mighty Noothgrush, Minsk, Black Cobra, Dopethrone, Agrimonia…
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Harvestman / Minsk / US Christmas ‘Hawkwind Triad’ CD 2010

2nd July 2010 at 9:11 am

Harvestman / Minsk / US Christmas

“I am the creator of this universe, the wind of time is blowing through me” incanted head pilot Brock in 1971. One hundred thousand young hippies’ hairy heads melted and nothing mattered anymore. But Hawkwind have always mattered to anyone who has ever sought…
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V/A ‘For The Sick’ – A Tribute To Eyehategod – CD 2007

20th May 2007 at 8:55 am

V/A

I heard a while back that this was being complied, and was more than chuffed to find it was available and I was able to get hold of a copy. I remember vividly my first introduction to this twisted bunch back in the early…
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Minsk ‘The Ritual Fires Of Abandonment’ CD 2007

1st February 2007 at 8:55 am

Minsk

It seems Minsk has found the direction that suits them perfectly. This is a much more matured release compared to their last LP, ‘Out of a Center Which is Neither Dead nor Alive’, not that you couldn’t hear the progression that was already apparent,…
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