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Lo-Pan ‘Colossus’ CD/LP/DD 2014

6th December 2014 at 9:17 am

Lo-Pan

Grrrrr!!!! You hear that? That’s the sound of frustration that is, total frustration! So why are you frustrated I hear you ask? Well, let me tell you. My response to music, and I suspect this applies to most people, is twofold. On the one…
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Jeremy Irons & The Ratgang Malibus ‘Spirit Knife’ CD/LP/DD 2014

9th October 2014 at 11:30 am

Jeremy Irons & The Ratgang Malibus

Imagine, if you will, the expansive psychedelia of Blues For The Red Sun-era Kyuss, minus the heft , filtered through the gritty alt-countrified garage rock of Woven Hand and with the wild and untamed Jeff Buckley on vocals. Sounds fucking beautiful doesn’t it? Well,…
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LO-PAN’s Colossus Playing In Its Riff-Saturated Entirety At MetalSucks; Band Confirmed For Roadburn 2015

3rd October 2014 at 8:33 pm

Lo-Pan

In celebration of the forthcoming release of Colossus, the hard-truckin’ new long player from Ohio fuzz rockers, LO-PAN, MetalSucks is now streaming its ten-tracks in full! Produced and engineered by Andrew Schneider (Unsane, Rosetta, East Of The Wall et al) at his own Translator…
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LO-PAN: Ohio’s Riffiest Spills New Track At Revolver; Journey With Black Cobra Continues

23rd September 2014 at 7:00 pm

Lo-Pan

Ohio riff rockers, LO-PAN, hurl forth another track of amplified goodness with Eastern Seas, now playing at Revolver. The tune comes by way of LO-PAN’s forthcoming Colossus full-length set for release via Small Stone Recordings later this month. Produced and engineered by Andrew Schneider…
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LO-PAN: Ohio Volume Dealers Premiere Vox At The Obelisk; American Trek With Black Cobra Continues

5th September 2014 at 11:45 am

Lo-Pan

While Ohio volume dealers, LO-PAN, traverse the US alongside amplification duo, Black Cobra, and now The Obelisk streams Vox from the band’s forthcoming Colossus full-length. Named for the Colossus of Rhodes — a ninety-six-foot statue of the Greek titan-god of the sun, Helios, constructed…
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BLACKWOLFGOAT: New LP From Progressive Drone Project Streaming In Full At Decibel

27th August 2014 at 9:55 am

Blackwolfgoat - Photo by JJ Koczan

In celebration of its official release, Decibel Magazine hurls forth Drone Maintenance, the cathartic new long player from one-man progressive drone project, BLACKWOLFGOAT, in its entirety! Conjured by guitarist Darryl Shepard (Black Pyramid, The Scimitar, Hackman, Milligram, Roadsaw), who specializes in looped guitar movements,…
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LO-PAN: Ohio Riff Bringers Premiere New Tune Via Noisey; Tour With Black Cobra To Commence Next Week

21st August 2014 at 11:04 am

Lo-Pan

With a tour supporting BLACK COBRA just one week away and a brand new record, the fittingly titled Colossus, on the horizon, Ohio riff bringers LO-PAN are pleased to uncork opening track, Regulus, via Noisey. Elaborates vocalist Jeff Martin of the track, “‘Regulus’ is the…
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Small Stone Recordings Fundraiser Launched After Office Was Devastated By Floods

18th August 2014 at 7:13 pm

Small Stone Recordings - Office Flood

In August 2014, bad storms dumped flood waters all through the Detroit area, including into the offices of Small Stone Recordings, the label home of Sasquatch, Wo Fat, Greenleaf, Lord Fowl, Lo-Pan, Blackwolfgoat, Dixie Witch, Roadsaw and so many others! Gear and product were…
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BLACKWOLFGOAT: New Psychedelic Psalm ‘Notausgang’ Dominating The Airwaves Of Cvlt Nation

15th August 2014 at 3:35 pm

Blackwolfgoat - Photo by JJ Koczan

Progressive drone project, BLACKWOLFGOAT is the solo vessel of guitarist Darryl Shepard (Black Pyramid, The Scimitar, Hackman, Milligram, Roadsaw) specializing in looped guitar movements, building and layering upon each other to create compositions of dense distortion and delicate lines, as well as purely ambient…
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BLACKWOLFGOAT: Progressive Drone Project To Release New Full-Length Via Small Stone Recordings

30th July 2014 at 5:05 pm

Blackwolfgoat - Photo by JJ Koczan

Progressive drone project, BLACKWOLFGOAT, will release the fittingly titled Drone Maintenance full-length late next month via volume powerhouse, Small Stone Recordings. BLACKWOLFGOAT is the solo vessel of guitarist Darryl Shepard (Black Pyramid, The Scimitar, Hackman, Milligram, Roadsaw). Shepard’s previous two outings, 2010’s Dragonwizardsleeve and…
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