High Bias

Mike Polizze and co return with their sixth album. Heavy chunks of dense guitar and deep bass and chunky drums mix with slacker-pop oriented vocals resulting in something between grunge and garage rock/pop. Infectious and highly enjoyable Polizze steers close to the anthemic without making the mistake of being too pompous and at times gets almost punky. The guitar bits get a bit Mascis at … Continue reading High Bias

Into The Woods

The 30th studio album from the UK’s favourite space rockers finds them in fine form mixing pastoral segments with full on rolling psychedelic rock, and, at times dipping into the murky waters between rock and trance. At times the band stray into territories that could have been inhabited by Gong at their most spliffed out, or conversely Deep Purple in full on speed freak mode. It … Continue reading Into The Woods

Roy’s World

Welsh indie pop outfit Seazoo have released  their brand new single Roy’s World, taken from their debut album out summer 2017. With influences ranging from Grandaddy to Yo La Tengo and Super Furry Animals, the quintet has brightened up stages at the likes of Green Man, Festival No.6 and Canadian Music Week in the past 12-18 months and received widespread praise from the blogosphere (DIY, The … Continue reading Roy’s World

Mind Control

Birmingham quartet Pleasure House have released Mind Control, the second cut from their five-track Sentient EP out 26th May. Part of a new wave of acts currently reinvigorating the city’s music scene, the Midlands four-piece incorporate elements of Peace and Swim Deap in their sound to create their own unique offering. Pulverising drums, snarling riffs and aggressive vocals strongly come to the fore in latest … Continue reading Mind Control

Domus Mysterium

Domus Mysterium, the debut LP from Copenhagen, Denmark-based black/heavy metal outfit SLÆGT, is out now in Europe through Ván Records, and will see release on June through the label’s new US label branch and distribution. Building up on their highly-acclaimed 2015-released Beautiful And Damned EP, this album is blessed by an excellent recording, great arrangements and a powerful rhythmic drive. It will be featured on … Continue reading Domus Mysterium

Del Musical Del Mismo Nombre

For the band’s debut album, Snarski utilised the services of Amanda Pearson (vocals, percussion), Barry Turnbull (bass) and Mark Dawson (drums). The album, was released in August 1989 on the Waterfront label (available only on vinyl) to critical acclaim, although it was re-released on CD in 1993. The main influence on the album was songwriter Snarski’s trip to Spain, thus the title which when translated … Continue reading Del Musical Del Mismo Nombre

Surfing Caos

The album was recorded between Buenos Aires, Manchester and Oxford and includes guest performances from Martyn Walsh (Inspiral Carpets) on bass, Adrián Yanzón (Los Pillos) on vocals and Loz Colbert from Ride on drums. Ride’s Mark Gardener then took charge of mixing and post production at his studio OX4 in Oxford. Surfing Caos will be released on 14/7/17 This is packed full of enjoyable and above average wall … Continue reading Surfing Caos