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Dave Bowes’ Heavy Vibes Of 2014

27th December 2014 at 11:30 am

Dave Bowes

I’ll admit it right off the bat – I’m shite at these things. I’m either completely predictable and return to old favourites, or I’m easily swayed and love everything and everyone. This year, I did both. Bands I love have released some bloody great…
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Witch Mountain ‘Mobile Of Angels’ CD/LP/DD 2014

22nd September 2014 at 9:56 am

Witch Mountain

I’ll readily admit that I will always be biased when it comes to Witch Mountain. When I first heard Cauldron Of The Wild, I was pretty much hooked. It’s not just Uta Plotkin’s phenomenal voice, the soul and incredible range she displays readily in…
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Witch Mountain: Dave Bowes Chats To Drummer Nathan Carson As They Prepare To Hit The Road With Nik Turner

25th August 2014 at 11:43 am

Witch Mountain

Things are somewhat crazy for Witch Mountain these days. Following the success of their stupendous third album Cauldron Of The Wild, the Portland doom merchants had slots at Roadburn and Hellfest, two European tours, and now they are about to drop their fourth album,…
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WITCH MOUNTAIN: Vocalist Uta Plotkin To Depart After Next Tour

8th August 2014 at 10:30 am

Witch Mountain

WITCH MOUNTAIN’s upcoming fourth album, Mobile Of Angels, and their summer shows with Nik Turner’s Hawkwind will be their last record and tour, respectively, with lead singer Uta Plotkin. The new album will be unleashed by Svart Records in Europe on 6th October. Mobile…
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WITCH MOUNTAIN Announce New Album Mobile Of Angels & Reveal New Track Psycho Animundi

29th July 2014 at 1:18 pm

Witch Mountain

WITCH MOUNTAIN has completed recording their fourth album, Mobile Of Angels which will be released via Svart Records on 6th October. Mobile Of Angels is their most epic and musically challenging album to date, darker and more brooding than any of its predecessors. With a…
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DANAVA, ACID KING & WOUNDED GIANT Added To Hoverfest; Final Lineup & Poster Revealed

22nd July 2014 at 9:18 pm

Hoverfest 2014

The final lineup of HOVERFEST has been revealed along with the new poster, the festival takes place on August 23rd, in the alleyway behind Cravedog in Portland, Oregon, at 12:00pm. The final lineup is as follows: YOB DANAVA (First live show with their new…
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Reviews » Gig Reviews

Hellfest 2014 – Review By Alex Varley

17th July 2014 at 10:40 am

Hellfest 2014 - Kadavar - Photo by Vivien Varga

Day One Surely by now the most talked about metal festival is France’s Hellfest which has built up a fierce reputation for its varied line up and wise bookings. This year, the festival took another step up booking both Black Sabbath and Iron Maiden…
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HOVERFEST: First-Annual Portland Heavy-Music Festival Featuring YOB, WITCH MOUNTAIN & More Announced

3rd July 2014 at 9:58 am

Hoverfest 2014

In association of Hovercraft Amplifiers, the first-annual Hoverfest, a festival of friends of and music created with Hovercraft amps, will take place on August 23rd, 2014 in the blocked-off alleyway by Type Foundry Studios at 611 N. Tillamook St. in Portland, Oregon. Pre-sales will…
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Witch Mountain / Tombstones / Rise To Thunder @ The Star & Garter, Manchester 13/06/2014

24th June 2014 at 10:52 am

Witch Mountain @ The Star & Garter, Manchester 13/06/2014

Friday the 13th. Unlucky for some, particularly me as I was literally shat on from a great height by some inconsiderate feathery bastard on the morning of this gig. I know they say it’s supposed to be ‘lucky’ but I sure didn’t feel all…
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WITCH MOUNTAIN / TOMBSTONES: UK Live Dates Kick Off Tonight

12th June 2014 at 1:11 pm

Witch Mountain - Euro Tour 2014

The heavyweight pairing of WITCH MOUNTAIN & TOMBSTONES have now hit the UK for 3 live dates before returning back to mainland Europe. They play New Cons, Barrow tonight, before hitting The Star & Garter in Manchester tomorrow night, Friday 13th, for a rare…
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