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Se Delan ‘Drifter’ CD/LP/DD 2016

19th May 2016 at 7:03 pm

Se Delan

So, you’ve laid waste to countless ears with Iron Monkey, had an in-one-door-out-the-next tenure in Electric Wizard and then basically learned all the instruments to become the seed-capital of Cripple Black Phoenix…where next? Well, if you’re Justin Greaves then you invoke the subtle ghosts…
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Alaric ‘End Of Mirrors’ CD/LP/CS/DD 2016

17th May 2016 at 7:19 pm

Alaric

Alaric is probably most known for the sacking of Rome in the fifth century. Those were dark times. The namesake of the Visigoth king is a dark punk band from Oakland, who’ve just released an album that I for one can’t stop listening to….
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Publicist UK ‘Forgive Yourself’ CD/LP/DD 2015

24th September 2015 at 7:10 pm

Publicist UK

Every few years or so an album appears that takes you by surprise through its sheer audacity of expression – it’s not only that Publicist UK’s debut Forgive Yourself is the album Andrew Eldritch should have released after 1987’s Floodland instead of the disappointingly…
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KEN mode ‘Success’ CD/LP/DD 2015

11th July 2015 at 3:00 pm

KEN mode

Manitoban misfits KEN mode have always defied what is expected of them. The word ‘unique’ is bandied about in relation to myriads of other artists and albums, but the three piece from Winnipeg have always trod their own path and created a sound that…
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Tombs ‘Savage Gold’ CD/LP/DD 2014

3rd July 2014 at 9:25 am

Tombs

Brooklyn’s Tombs have been quietly impressing listeners since 2007’s self titled debut EP, honing their craft and sound across a series of increasingly more focused releases, all culminating in this: Savage Gold, their apotheosis and the perfect synthesis of their bewitching blend of furious,…
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Lightsabres ‘Demons’ LP/CS/DD 2013

7th March 2014 at 12:58 pm

Lightsabers

A long time ago, in a country far, far away…. It is a period of general unrest. Lightsabres, striking from a hidden base in Luleå, have won their first victory against the evil Galactic Empire of uninteresting music. During the intro, Lightsabres manages to…
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Beastmilk ‘Climax’ CD/LP/DD 2013

28th November 2013 at 8:29 am

Beastmilk

‘Climax’ is an apt title for the debut full-length from Finnish quartet Beastmilk, a surging record (featuring Hexvessel’s Mat ‘Kvohst’ McNerney on vocals) that emerges fully-formed from some kind of nuclear wasteland with a rampaging synthesis of punk rock swagger, new wave energy and…
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