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V/A ‘Sweet Times – Volume 1’ 4 Way Split 7″ 2013

20th October 2013 at 11:47 am

Sweet Times Volume 1

So, one of my favourite underground labels, Who Can You Trust Records, is starting a series of 7” compilations entitled “Sweet Times”. This is sexy news indeed. I’ve always been a bit of a fan of split releases so here we have four bands…
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V/A ‘Cowbells & Cobwebs ‘ CD 2010

9th September 2010 at 8:49 am

In a time where CD sales are dwindling faster that the rainforests thanks to illegal downloading it takes a brave individual to decide to start a record label. It also, however, takes a savvy businessman to realise that, to sell a product you have…
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V/A ‘Grind Madness At The BBC’ CD 2009

6th November 2009 at 8:56 am

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Since John Peel’s tragic and untimely death in 2004 we have heard countless times how everyone and their dog used to sit listening to his show with their fingers poised on the record button of a tape deck to capture obscure tunes for posterity….
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V/A ‘The Sound Of The Catacombs’ CD 2008

5th August 2008 at 9:15 am

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This is the first release on Midlands based label Catacomb Records, a label run by lovers of stoner/doom/sludge/psychedelia who between them play in various bands on the scene. This impressive compilation is clearly a labour of love from the wide ranging choice of bands…
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V/A ‘For The Sick’ – A Tribute To Eyehategod – CD 2007

20th May 2007 at 8:55 am

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I heard a while back that this was being complied, and was more than chuffed to find it was available and I was able to get hold of a copy. I remember vividly my first introduction to this twisted bunch back in the early…
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V/A ‘Heaviosity’ CD 2005

6th January 2006 at 8:54 am

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Heaviosity is a cracking release from newly formed UK label Gallipoli Records. Although not completely original in concept (who remembers the ‘Contains No Holy Additives’ Comp CD’s from the late 90’s?), it’s a refreshing change to see that all 16 bands, who come from…
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