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Heavy Days In Doomtown III: First Bands Now Announced For 2014

12th December 2013 at 12:38 pm

Heavy Days In Doomtown III

Copenhagen’s inaugural Heavy Days In Doomtown Fest have started announcing bands that will be playing next year’s festival and so far it’s already shaping up to be one heavy and hazy weekend. Bands so far confirmed are Windhand, Baby Woodrose, Abysmal Grief, Switchblade, Yuri…
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Roadburn Festival 2013 Audio Streams – Eternal Tapestry, Insahn, Moss, Mournful Congregation, Penance & Switchblade

15th July 2013 at 3:41 pm

Roadburn 2013 - Illustration by Costin Chioreanu

Roadburn 2013 was an extravaganza of great bands from Alcest to Zodiac. Sometimes, trying to decide between shows (or get into the Green Room or Het Patronaat) was as hellish as anything screened during the Electric Acid Orgy Grindhouse Cinema. And if you couldn’t…
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Roadburn 2013 – Day 3 & Afterburner Review By Saúl Do Caixão

3rd May 2013 at 12:45 pm

Roadburn 2013 - Illustration by Costin Chioreanu

The Friday had been an absolute pinnacle of Roadburn’s history, and this left a rather daunting task to the bands booked to play the Saturday and Sunday’s Afterburner. Of course, it was essentially an act that was impossible to follow, but there were enough…
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Soggy Bog 115 – New Tracks From Slow Worm, Below, Windhand, Moan, Ancient VVisdom & More!

28th February 2013 at 2:40 pm

Soggy Bog

The latest Soggy Bog Podcast, episode 115, is now available and this week features new tracks from Slow Worm, Below, Windhand, Moan, Ancient VVisdom as well as the usual mix of older and newer tracks from the likes of Ocultum, Ouija Ouitch, Below, Archon, Harvester,…
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That Was Paul Robertson’s 2012 That Was

21st December 2012 at 9:04 am

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I spend a lot of time online, trawling around for new music, information, photos of otters, amusing Adventure Time gifs and pictures of well-upholstered hot redheads, and, on average, manage to find at least one new – or new to me – band or…
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Switchblade Added To Roadburn 2013 Afterburner Lineup

19th November 2012 at 10:12 am

Roadburn 2013 - Switchblade

After their monolithic, overwhelming performance at Roadburn‘s pre-sales party, Walter & Co are very pleased to announce that Swedish drone / doom behemoths Switchblade have also been confirmed for Roadburn 2013‘s Afterburner on Sunday, April 21st at the 013 venue in Tilburg, Holland. Roadburn…
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Roadburn 2013 Ticket Pre-Sales Start Thurs 4th Oct 2012 At 20:30 CET; Pre-Sales Party At 013 Venue With Switchblade & Bunkur

5th September 2012 at 10:04 am

Roadburn 2013 - Pre-Sales

This year, Roadburn are doing things a bit differently in terms of pre-sales. Tickets for Roadburn Festival 2013 will go on sale Thursday, 4 October 2012 at 20:30 CET instead of late November as usual. The anticipation for next year’s festival has been growing…
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Switchblade – S/T – CD/LP/DD 2012

5th September 2012 at 8:26 am

Switchblade – S/T – CD/LP/DD 2012

You barely have time to register the humming, swirling buzz of the Hammond organ that opens  this, Swedish behemoths Switchblade’s sixth self-titled LP, before they are upon you. Sky-scraping, monolithic guitars and the crack of drums that have the heft and swing of a…
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SWITCHBLADE Premier Track ‘Movement II’ From New Self Titled Album

23rd August 2012 at 9:47 am

Switchblade

The phoenix has risen once again in a new shape and form. This time as a two-headed beast. The adjustment for SWITCHBLADE from trio to duo has been perfected over the course of the last 3 years and this album is the fruit of…
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SWITCHBLADE Set To Release New Album Via Denovali Records In September

7th August 2012 at 11:02 am

Switchblade

The phoenix has risen once again in a new shape and form. This time as a two-headed beast. The adjustment from trio to duo has been perfected over the course of the last 3 years and this album is the fruit of that labor….
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