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Roadburn Festival 2015 Audio Streams – Acid Witch, Bongripper, Mugstar, SubRosa, Thou & More

5th July 2015 at 1:03 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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Roadburn Festival 2015 – Day 1 Review By Pete Green

20th April 2015 at 7:13 pm

Roadburn 2015

As I head on down the highway from the deepest darkest depths of the Midlands to Stansted Airport at some ungodly hour of the day, there’s a heavy mist in the air. With a large coffee in my lap and some rousing tunes on…
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The Body & Thou ‘You, Whom I Have Always Hated’ 12″/CD/DD 2015

8th February 2015 at 1:18 pm

The Body & Thou

Portland based sludgers The Body are certainly no strangers to mixing it up with other bands; in fact last year alone they went toe to toe with Haxan Cloak and Sandworm on split EPs before working with Louisiana’s own grimy purveyors of sloth like,…
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THE BODY & THOU Cover Of Nine Inch Nails ‘Terrible Lie’ Now Streaming

8th January 2015 at 7:02 pm

The Body & Thou - Artwork by Megan Acosta

THOU, who are no strangers to covering songs (in the past they done Soundgarden, Nirvana, Alice In Chains, Black Sabbath, Minor Threat) and this time along with THE BODY, they have reworked Nine Inch Nails‘ classic Terrible Lie into a ferocious and intense beast…
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Angela Davey’s Top 10 Albums Of 2014

21st December 2014 at 10:38 am

Angela Davey

10. Esben And The Witch ‘A New Nature’ The least “metal” of all the releases on this list, but no less deserving of a place. This is vastly different to anything the three piece have previously released, so A New Nature is an apt…
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New THE BODY & THOU Collaboration Album To Be Released In January 2015 Via Thrill Jockey

3rd December 2014 at 1:12 pm

The Body & Thou - Artwork by Megan Acosta

THE BODY and THOU are bands with Southern US roots that have been pushing the boundaries of metal music for over a decade. Both have maintained relentless touring schedules, a dedication to DIY ethics & aesthetics, and a complete commitment to push their respective brands…
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THOU To Rain Acid Torrents Of Sludge At Roadburn 2015

23rd October 2014 at 3:42 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Thou

On the banks of the Mississippi there dwells a ferocious beast with an open third eye that, when you look in it, shows you the parts of yourself you wish you could forget. THOU have been haunting Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and just about everywhere…
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THE BODY & THOU Summer Tour Closing In; Joint Sets Featuring Material From Collaborative LP To Take Place

26th June 2014 at 7:32 pm

The Body / Thou - Split - Artwork

In less than a week, THE BODY and THOU will embark on their Summer tour to Gilead Fest, supporting not only their own respective new releases, but also their recently released collaborative LP, Released From Love, a review for which you can read here….
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The Body / Thou ‘Released From Love’ 12″ 2014

26th June 2014 at 8:45 am

The Body / Thou

This is not a split. It is a collaboration. ‘Released From Love’ is about as mean and noisy as you’d expect from Thou and The Body smashing their creative waves together. On their own, each band represents two corners of the doom/sludge sound: Thou…
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Thou ‘Heathen’ CD/LP 2014

5th April 2014 at 9:41 am

Thou

Humanity as a whole seems to be asleep at the wheel, hurdling toward annihilation on a hideously destructive path. Thou’s latest LP ‘Heathen‘ is a cry to wake up. This is a record nourished by pain and disgust, yet that energy is alchemically transformed…
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