Acid King Premiere New Song “Red River”




Photo credit: Raymond Ahner


SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 25, 2015 – Acid King premiere the first music to be heard from the forthcoming album,Middle of Nowhere, Center of Everywhere, with the song “Red River” streaming via Decibel Magazine. (Below)

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Borracho Tour, New 7″, News

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Sludgy Erna Bastard – New split 7″ with Eggnogg

It’s been nearly a year since we’ve dropped a new release, and we’re excited to kick of 2015 with a killer new split 7″. Last year we met Gary from Palaver Records when we played in Nashville, and we talked about working together on a new series of split 7″s. As it turns out, we’re part of the very first release under the Sludgy Erna Bastard series, along with Brooklyn, NY’s undefinable Eggnogg. The limited edition of 300 copies will be available on March 19, pressed to black vinyl, with original artwork by Eggnogg’s own Justin Karol. Continue reading

Friday Freebies 2-27-2015

Friday Freebies

This brilliant compilation should satiate all your stoner, desert and groove metal desires… for a while, at least! A great collection that will likely introduce you to some bands that you’ll wanna hear more from! There’s no reason to miss out on this. Continue reading

Crobot Announce US Headlining Tour


We’re excited to announce that when our European tour wraps up with Black Label Society and Black Tusk, we’re bringing the riffage home for a headlining tour.  Tickets go on sale TODAY.  Check out all the dates below and find more info + tickets at

US Headlining Dates:
Apr. 2 – Long Branch, NJ
– Brighton Bar
Apr. 3 – Hagerstown MD – Hard Times Café
Apr. 4 – Virginia Beach, VA – Shakas
Apr. 5 – Wilmington, NC – Cardinal Bands & Billiards
Apr. 7 – Charlotte, NC – The Casbah @ Tremont Music
Apr. 9 – Ladson, SC – Ocean Cowboys
Apr. 10 – Sanford, FL – West End Live
Apr. 11 – St Petersburg, FL – The State Theatre
Apr. 14 – McAllen, TX – Aces North
Apr. 16 – Midland, TX – Blue Max
Apr. 19 – Mesa, AZ – Club Red
Apr. 20 – West Hollywood, CA – Viper Room
Apr. 21 – Las Vegas, NV – LVCS

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Ruby The Hatchet: Entire “Valley of the Snake” Album Available for Streaming

RUBY THE HATCHET: Entire Valley of the Snake Album Available for Streaming

Philly Psych Metal Group to Showcase at 2015 SXSW Music Festival

“That old Psychedelphia feeling comes roaring back on Ruby the Hatchet’s gorgeously heavy new record Valley of the Snake…thick vines of fuzzed-out rock ‘n’ roll best played at top volume.” – PHILADELPHIA CITY PAPER

   Philadelphia psychedelic doombringers RUBY THE HATCHET release their new album, Valley of the Snake, today via Tee Pee Records. The hotly-tipped quintet, whom NYC’s L Magazine calls “Rulers of the dark”, recorded the new LP at Retro City Studios in Germantown, PA. Stream Valley of the Snake in full today, via All Music (click here). Continue reading

Proto-Metal legends JPT SCARE BAND to release vinyl set via Ripple Music | Stream album track ‘It’s Too Late’

Proto-Metal legends JPT Scare Band to release vinyl set via Ripple Music | Stream album track ‘It’s Too Late’ 
Stream and share album track ‘It’s Too Late’
“One of the lost pioneers of Proto-Metal.”
Classic Rock Magazine

Banded together during the tumultuous years of the early 70s, JPT Scare Band fused a sound equally heavy in hard rocking blues as it was tripped out in psychedelia, creating a sound so imposing that it perfectly reflected the emotions of the era. Formed by guitarist/vocalist Terry Swope, drummer Jeff Littrell, and bassist Paul Grigsby, JPT Scare Band began recording songs in their Kansas City basement and soon compiled a vault full of reel-to-reel tapes that would make up much of the band’s catalogue. Continue reading

Groan: Cheeky English Doom ‘N’ Rollers Announce New EP ‘Highrospliffics’ Out Via FREE Download March 23

GROAN: Cheeky English Doom ‘N’ Rollers Announce New EP, Highrospliffics, Out Via FREE Download March 23 

“Whoever you are and whatever you’re doing, chances are Groan are having a better time.”  – The Obelisk

“Those riffs; those wails; I want to laugh, but goddamnit this is going to get stuck in my head.”  – No Clean Singing Continue reading

Mirror Queen to Release New Album ‘Scaffolds of the Sky’ April 21

MIRROR QUEEN to Release New AlbumScaffolds of the Sky April 21

NYC Volume Dealers Take Guitar Rock by Force with Ominously Titled New LP

“technically and spiritually engaging press-me-to-8-track classic rock”

   New York City’s MIRROR QUEEN will release its new album Scaffolds of the Skyon April 21 via Tee Pee Records. The follow-up to the band’s 2011 LP, From Earth Below, Scaffolds of the Sky was recorded in front of a wall of Marshall amplifiers at Momek Studios in Brooklyn, and was mastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless Mastering (Roky Erickson, Big Star). A mainstay in the NYC hard rock scene, MIRROR QUEENhas shared the stage with heavyweight peers such as Earthless and The Shrine and toured Europe with legends such as Uli Jon Roth and UFO. Continue reading

The Atomic Bitchwax to Release New Album ‘Gravitron’ April 21

THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX to Release New AlbumGravitron April 21

New Jersey Rock Icons and Monster Magnet Members Ready Sixth Full Length LP

“The Atomic Bitchwax has been a rock n roll rocket ship for nearly two decades…pure rock bliss” – CRAVE ONLINE

   New Jersey’s legendary, riff-centric power trio THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX (akaTAB) will release its long-awaited, sixth full length LP, Gravitron on April 21 via Tee Pee. Filled with gargantuan riffs and jaw-dropping psych sonics, Gravitron was recorded at Shorefire Studios (Blondie, Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi) in Long Branch, NJ and was mastered by Alan Douches (Motörhead, Tombs). Continue reading

The Vintage Caravan confirmed for Sonic Blast Moledo 2015

Icelandic psych rockers THE VINTAGE CARAVAN confirmed for SONIC BLAST MOLEDO 2015
After the legendary Pentagram, next band to be confirmed for the 2015 edition of heavy & psych festival SONIC BLAST MODELO in Portugal is Iceland’s remarkable psychedelic trio THE VINTAGE CARAVAN

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