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Roadburn Festival 2015 Audio Streams – Anthroprophh, Bell Witch, Oozing Wound, Uzala & More

11th June 2015 at 7:55 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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Monolord ‘Vænir’ CD/LP/DD 2015

4th June 2015 at 7:11 pm

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Gothenburg, Sweden’s Monolord slammed downtown into Doomtown last year with their 2014 debut Empress Rising. The trio, comprising ex-Marulk and Rotten Sound members in the form of Thomas V Jäger (Guitars, Vocals and great surname), Mika Häkki (Bass and a solid 8/10 name-a-like for…
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MONOLORD: Return With New Album ‘Vaenir’ via RidingEasy Records; UK & European Tour Dates with Salem’s Pot

17th February 2015 at 8:01 pm

Monolord band shot

Initially formed as a side project in 2013 out of the ashes of Swedish bands Marulk and Rotten Sound – comprising of guitar player and vocalist Thomas Jäger, drummer Esben Willems and bassist Mika Häkki – MONOLORD emerged as one of 2014’s heaviest, loudest…
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Fifth Installment Of Cvlt Nation’s Compilation Series Now Playing With BLACK SABBATH’s Paranoid

19th September 2014 at 1:44 pm

CVLT Nation Sessions - Black Sabbath

CVLT Nation is proud to present the fifth covers compilation of the The CVLT Nation Sessions with BLACK SABBATH’s Paranoid. This killer new collection is up for exclusive streaming and free download on CVLTNation.com. Bedecked in crushing riffs and earth-moving melodies, the record pays its respects…
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Monolord To Mesmerize Roadburn 2015 With Their Subsonic Vibrations

27th August 2014 at 4:52 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Monolord

Sweden’s hotly-tipped psychedelic stoner sludge outfit Monolord (as in lords of monolithic riffing) will bring their massive mesmeric, speaker-rumbling amplifier worship to Roadburn Festival 2015 on Thursday, April 9 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands. Sitting perfectly between Sleep’s Dopesmoker and Electric…
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Høstsabbat Festival 2014: Line Up Confirmed Which Includes Headliners KONGH, ÅRABROT & YOB

16th July 2014 at 9:40 pm

Høstsabbat Festival 2014

Høstsabbat is a newborn initiative, brought to life in 2013 by people involved in the underground scene in Norway. It’s a DIY-festival, in collaboration with the student-organisation at Betong in Oslo, Norway, focusing on presenting the best underground bands Norway has to offer. This…
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Monolord ‘Empress Rising’ LP/DD 2014

24th March 2014 at 9:35 am

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I remember hearing Sleep’s ‘Jerusalem’ (it wasn’t re-released as Dopesmoker yet) and Electric Wizard’s ‘Dopethrone’ years ago and being completely blown away by the sheer heaviness of both those albums. A whole scene of heavy stoner doom arose, but none came close to the…
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MONOLORD Premiere New Video ‘Empress Rising’ Exclusively With Terrorizer

6th February 2014 at 3:13 pm

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Following on from the premiere of the LP’s title track last December via Roadburn, Sweden’s psychedelic doom band MONOLORD release their first full length Empress Rising via EasyRider Records this April. The five-song album clocks in at almost fifty minutes of skull crushing heavy…
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