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Iced Out ‘Man’s Ruin’ CDEP/DD 2015

16th May 2015 at 10:41 am

Iced Out

It is with a tear in my eye that I begin to pen this review. Witch Hunter Records, the one-man label and brainchild of Chris Kaye from Nottingham UK, has finally been put to bed after five solid years and forty harrowing and relentlessly…
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Mage ‘Last Orders’ CD/DD 2014

5th January 2015 at 10:46 am

Mage

Have you ever heard that live album by Down, you know the one where Phil Anselmo sings so far out of tune at one point you can feel the skin trying to crawl from your body? Well, singing aside, at one point he talks…
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Grimpen Mire ‘A Plague Upon Your Houses’ CS/DD Reissue 2014

7th June 2014 at 10:46 am

Grimpen Mire

Wayyyyyda minute! This one is already out, right? Right?? Correctamundo! ‎Grimpen Mire‘s unfathomably heavy debut ‘A Plague Upon Your Houses‘ did indeed come out on limited CD with at War With False Noise in 2013, but such was its gravity-bending, void-summoning impact on concrete…
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GRIMPEN MIRE: Witch Hunter Records Release ‘A Plague Upon Your Houses’ On Limited Cassette

13th May 2014 at 12:12 pm

Grimpen Mire

Thundering out of the West Midlands, like a fleet of steamrollers, GRIMPEN MIRE‘s ultra-downtuned, misery soaked infusion of sludge and doom will leave you flat on the floor, gasping for air. Not content with sounding heavier than a crate of iron ingots, this three…
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Download MEGALODOOM’s New EP ‘Tectonic Oblivion’ For Free

23rd April 2014 at 1:38 pm

Megalodoom

Humongous instrumental doom quartet MEGALODOOM (featuring members of Bismuth, Year Of The Flood, Nadir & Death Tripper) will be playing the official Desertfest warm up show tomorrow night at the Black Heart, so to celebrate, the band have just released their new EP ‘Tectonic…
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Iron Witch / The Atrocity Exhibit – Split 7″/DD 2014

6th March 2014 at 9:55 am

Iron Witch / The Atrocity Exhibit

Witch Hunter Records and Dead Chemist Records have conspired to release this beastly 7” split between Liverpool’s Iron Witch and Northampton’s The Atrocity Exhibit, two respected names on the UK’s sludge and grindcore scenes. While on paper this difference of genre could make for…
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IRON WITCH Kick Off UK Tour With SLABDRAGGER Next Week!

4th February 2014 at 1:28 pm

Iron Witch / Slabdragger - UK Tour 2014

Following their appearance together on the Electric Amphetamine stage at Damnation Festival 2013, Scouse sludge lords IRON WITCH are teaming up with crushing Croydon trio SLABDRAGGER for a five date UK tour. Iron Witch bassist Rick Owen commented on the dates: “We’re really looking…
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Sealclubber ‘Sticky River’ CDEP/DD 2013

4th February 2014 at 11:56 am

Sealclubber

Sealclubber. Let’s just consider that for a second. Seal. Clubber. What do you honestly expect a band with that name to sound like? Black Country homeboys Sealclubber dropped a 2-track EP a while back on Witch Hunter Records – a taste-maker for some time…
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Gurt / Limb ‘Split Roast’ CD/DD 2013

31st October 2013 at 11:42 am

Gurt / Limb

If there’s one thing Witch Hunter Records don’t do, its bogstandard everyday releases by mediocre acts in basic crappy jewelcases or over-priced downloads. In fact, its Chris Kay’s innovative and cost-conscious runs of beautifully hand-packaged limited editions and pay-what-you-want mp3 ethos that’s seen this…
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It’s Official, Witch Hunter Records To Release ‘Split Roast’ Featuring GURT & LIMB On 14th Oct 2013

1st October 2013 at 9:05 am

Gurt / Limb

So, after last weeks mysterious postings from Witch Hunter Records, then GURT and then LIMB, the same thing happened this week in the same order of things. Except this week it revealed a whole lot more! ‘Split Roast‘ is in fact the name of…
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