King Mud Premieres New Album “Victory Motel Sessions”

KING MUD (FEATURING LEFT LANE CRUISER’S FREDDY J IV & BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES’ VAN CAMPBELL) TO RELEASE THEIR DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM “VICTORY MOTEL SESSIONS” FEB. 5TH VIA ALIVE NATURALSOUND RECORDS!
HERE’S WHAT PEOPLE HAVE BEEN SAYING ABOUT KING MUD’S VICTORY MOTEL SESSIONS:
“Left Lane Cruiser and the Black Diamond Heavies members bring the heat on King Mud’s new album Victory Motel Sessions. The studio cohesion definitely shines throughout the LP’s 10 tracks. The kick-ass rock ‘n’ roll is also tough to miss, much of it like a swift kick to the face. There are riff-happy scorchers (“Rat Time”, the Wilko Johnson cover of “Keep It Out of Continue reading

Skraeckoedlan and Snowy Dunes – EU Tour February 2016

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Since forming in 2009 Skraeckoedlan has left deep footprints in the Swedish underground scene. The band offers a buffe´ of heavy fuzz rock, originating in the fat 70’s groove of Black Sabbath, the melodic 90’s choruses of Weezer and Mastodons modern progressive metal. Skraeckoedlan combines this with lyrics that tell tales about cosmic worlds centered around sagas and mythological beings, all sung in their native tongue.

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Elevators To The Grateful Sky: New album Cape Yawn released 11th March | Stream new song

The Birmingham-based label HeviSike Records is thrilled to announce the release of Elevators To The Grateful Sky’s brand new album Cape Yawn on 11th March.

In what will be the second full-length album for the Palermo, Italy-based band, Cape Yawn marks a dramatic shift in both gear and sound for the heavy psych rockers who first came to light with the release of their self-titled debut EP in 2011. Continue reading

ZUN: Ambient Desert Rock To Release Burial Sunrise LP This March Via Small Stone Records

ZUN: Ambient Desert Rock Trio Uniting Current And Former Members Of Kyuss, Ides Of Gemini, And Yawning Man To ReleaseBurial Sunrise LP This March Via Small Stone; Two New Videos Posted
 
In an age when the underground is dug up and paraded, commoditized, cheapened and discarded seemingly on a weekly basis, guitarist Gary Arce remains a genuinely under-appreciated craftsman in heavy rock and roll. As the six-stringer for Yawning Man going back three decades, he’s one of the principal architects of the sound born in California’s sands and known commonly as desert rock. His contributions have been pivotal in the creation of a style no less American than Delta Blues and no less imitated worldwide, and with ZUN‘s Burial Sunrise, Continue reading

The Mound Builders Announce Record Store Release

The Mound Builders announce 12″ record split with Pale Horseman.
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In the wake of a tumultuous and triumphant year, Indiana riff-crafters The Mound Builders have announced their vinyl debut in the form of a split 12″ record with Chicago sludge-doom giants Pale Horseman on Failure Records and Tapes. The follow-up to 2014’s Wabash War Machine is set to be released on Record Store Day (April 16th, 2016), two years removed from their Continue reading

New Mothership LP Out Now!! Live Over Freak Valley Limited Edition Sale this Saturday

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It’s about time we dropped a new Mothership album in your laps, and man, do we have one for you.  Reviewers are already calling it one of the most essential live albums of our decade, placing it amongst classics like Thin Lizzy “Live and Dangerous” amongst others.  This recording captures Continue reading

BROTHERS OF THE SONIC CLOTH Announces European Tour

The bellowing trio of BROTHERS OF THE SONIC CLOTH (Tad Doyle, Peggy Doyle and Dave French) will embark on their first European tour this coming Spring, in support of their astoundingly heavy, self-titled debut full-length, which saw release last year through Neurot Recordings. This tour will commence in London and rumble its way through France, Spain, Italy, Austria and Germany, before wrapping up with a set at this year’s edition of Roadburn, the spiritual home of all things low-end and high-powered. Continue reading

Scion AV Presents The Baker Skateboards EP (Earthless, Pell & More) Available As Free Download Now

SCION AV PRESENTS THE BAKER SKATEBOARDS EP AVAILABLE NOW

 

Torrance, Calif, Jan. 26, 2016 – The Scion AV Presents The Baker Skateboard EP, a free five-song release curated by the skateboarding team featuring new music from Earthless, Pell, Zig Zags, Denmark Vessey and The Goat and The Occasional Others is available as a free download: Continue reading

King Giant To Support Pentagram On March Run; Vinyl Version Of Black Ocean Waves In Production

KING GIANT To Support Pentagram On March Run; Vinyl Version Of Black Ocean Waves In Production
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Northern Virginia’s doom metal marauders, KING GIANT, have been confirmed to support the mighty Pentagram on a run of live dates in March, while also announcing that the vinyl version of their latest album, Black Ocean Waves, is being prepared for release.
KING GIANT‘s third LP, Black Ocean Waves, thunders with forty-five minutes of the band’s brooding, doom-drenched take on Southern metal, once again delivering gritty tales Continue reading

La Chinga: Vancouver Riff Rockers To Release Freewheelin’ LP This March Via Small Stone

LA CHINGA: Vancouver Riff Rockers To Release Freewheelin’ LP This March Via Small Stone; Track Teaser + Preorders Available

 

 

It was 2012 on the dark wilderness of Vancouver, British Columbia where lost youths teemed in search of the true power of rock; three men chosen by occult forces too sinister to name rose up in answer to that dire and baleful call. LA CHINGA was born! Continue reading