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The Grand Mal – S/T EP CD/DD 2016

27th March 2016 at 10:20 am

The Grand Mal - ST

What do you do when you’re busy as all hell juggling work with being in a band, writing new music, promoting gigs, touring, girlfriends, boyfriends, families, pets and all of life’s other general clutter? Yep, that’s right, give precisely zero fucks and start a…
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Pist ‘Rhythm & Booze’ CD/DD 2015

15th November 2015 at 3:59 pm

Pist

Ignoring the opening salvos of the excellently-named Shitstorm, the title of Pist‘s debut album, Rhythm And Booze, acts as a modus operandi for the forty minutes that follow. The album is about hard rock groove with a thicker and updated sound, and chronicling the…
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Gurt ‘DIYMCA’ CD/DD 2015

7th July 2015 at 6:41 pm

Gurt

At once, there’s a bluntly obvious nod to Pantera. DIYMCA, by Gurt has all those well known elements that make up that Pantera-esqe sound and style. That being said, there are, of course, unique qualities to this band that stand them apart. Overtly dissimilar…
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Diesel King ‘Concrete Burial’ CD/DD 2015

3rd June 2015 at 7:48 pm

Diesel King

Brainhammer intends to bludgeon, I imagine. Right out of the gate, blasts this first song from the new release by Diesel King: Concrete Burial. Hoping the swing of the Brainhammer will subdue their “prey” (their audience), at first there’s a pseudo-quiet noise, like the sound…
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Brume ‘Donkey’ CD/DD 2015

26th May 2015 at 7:39 pm

Brume

I don’t trust that donkey one bit. She’s got a donkey’s head (‘natch), human boobies, scale-y lizard skin, an exhausted dragon for a tail, a bearded Neptune-type dude for a backside, an elephant’s trunk for one arm, a swollen pot belly and a rather…
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DesertFest London 2015 – Day 1 Review By Pete Green

4th May 2015 at 10:38 am

Noothgrush - Desertfest 2015

It’s that time of year again. Collectively we sew those last few most recent patches onto our denim jackets, prepare our roll-up materials, lace up our filthiest walking boots and make a rather large withdrawal from the nearest cash-point as we’re all sure as…
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GURT: Debut EP ‘Redwin’ To Be Issued On Limited Vinyl Via When Planets Collide

10th December 2014 at 10:46 am

Gurt 'Redwin' Megapack

This coming January shall see GURT’s first ever major recording Redwin re-released on vinyl via When Planets Collide for the first ever time to celebrate 5 years of being a band! GURT formed in January 2010 and after a 3 track demo recording produced…
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Noothgrush, Minsk, Black Cobra, Dopethrone & More Confirmed For Desertfest London 2015

17th October 2014 at 4:28 pm

Desertfest London 2015 - Human Disease Promo / When Planet Collide Stage

Like every year, London promoters When Planet Collide and Human Disease Promo will be curating a stage at The Underworld, hosting some of the most crushing and bleak riffage on the whole festival. Let’s all welcome the mighty Noothgrush, Minsk, Black Cobra, Dopethrone, Agrimonia…
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Summer Sizzler 2014 This Weekend w/ GURT, IRON WITCH, GRIFTER, ASTROHENGE, DIESEL KING & More!

27th August 2014 at 2:03 pm

Summer Sizzler 2014

This Friday & Saturday at The Windmill in Brixton sees the first Full weekend of fun from When Planets Collide Summer Sizzler. These weekend events are now becoming rather legendary and with the addition of BBQ and massive Merch stalls (including an appearance from…
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BONG CAULDRON & NOMAD UK Tour To Kick Off Next Month

25th August 2014 at 7:07 pm

BongCauldron / Nomad - UK Tour 2014

Leeds sludge trio BONG CAULDRON are joining forces with Manchester’s very own worshippers of the riff NOMAD for a 5 date tour of the UK this September. The tour will see them bring their brand of depravity and chaos to the following cities: 10th…
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