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O'Death: Out Of Hands We Go

Northern Spy album

O’Death play a minor chord folk rock that crosses Devendra Banhart’s tremulous waver with old-timey banjos and violins to produce propulsive and yearning jams that hit just the right balance of nostalgia and freak folk derangement. 420 more words

Review: Empress AD's Still Life Moving Fast

It’s so good seeing young bands signed to Roadrunner Records again and Empress AD are a perfect fit for the label’s roster. The band deal with the sort of thunderous, proggy, groove metal that bands like Mastodon deal with but they sprinkle their sound with an earnest and very British-sounding layer of alt rock which reminds us of bands like Reuben. 347 more words


The Breeders | Cannonball

After the Pixies split in 1991, all of their members went on to form new bands. Their former bass player, Kim Deal, teamed up with her sister Kelly to form The Breeders, and this was one of the marvellous results:


E.P Review: Octavians- 'Artless'

I’m going to start this review with a more general rant not specifically directed at Octavians, although they have fallen plague to one of my pet hates.  942 more words


Cavan alt.rock two-piece Juggling Wolves share new single 'Mercury'

Recorded at Cheese Leg studios, Cavan ‘Mercury’ is the new single from earnest alt-rock two-piece Juggling Wolves. The debut and self-titled LP from where this track comes is due December 14. 20 more words


Dead Royalties unleash new video - Bring Out Your Dead

Secret Chord Records are excited to announce the new video from Dead Royalties Taken from their e.p, Hormones Bring Out Your Dead was described as…. 81 more words