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Music From The Labyrinth: Part One – Minotauro Records…

Date:01/25/2018 | By admin

Music From The Labyrinth: Part One By Andy “Dinger” Beresky    So….I was record shopping in lovely downtown Northampton one fateful afternoon, and ran into this dude Glenn, who works for the Italian label Minotauro Records.  I’m not sure exactly how his collaboration with the label came to pass, though we got to talking music: […] Read More…

Matthew Thomas’ Top 60 Albums of 2017 + Top 10 EPs + Links to Listen…

Date:01/03/2018 | By admin

Matthew Thomas’ Top 60 Albums of 2017 Top 10 EPs of 2017 + Links to Listen & Buy…   1. Junius – Eternal Rituals for the Accretion of Light https://junius-official.bandcamp.com/album/eternal-rituals-for-the-accretion-of-light   2. Mastodon – Emperor of Sand http://www.mastodonrocks.com/   3. Elder – Reflections of a Floating World https://beholdtheelder.bandcamp.com/album/reflections-of-a-floating-world   4. Samsara Blues Experiment –  One […] Read More…

Ric “Suisyko” Dorr’s Top 25 Albums of 2017 + Links…

Date:12/30/2017 | By admin

Ric “Suisyko” Dorr’s TOP 25 Albums of 2017 In NO particular order…   Matthew James & The Rust Belt Union – Impromptu Musicals For The Skeptic https://sumppumprecords.bandcamp.com/album/impromptu-musicals-for-the-skeptic   Rex Brown – Smoke On This http://rexbrown.net/   Egypt – Cracks And Lines https://egypt1.bandcamp.com/   Electric Age – Sleep Of The Silent King https://electricagela.bandcamp.com/album/sleep-of-the-silent-king   All Them Witches […] Read More…

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Ethereal Riffian start Crowdfunding Campaign for 3rd Full Length…

Date:10/11/2018 | By admin

Crowdfunding Campaign for Ethereal Riffian’s 3rd LP   One of our favorite bands here at Taste Nation, Spiritualized rockers from Ukraine, Ethereal Riffian are launching a crowdfunding campaign via Indiegogo to support their 3rd full-length album which they plan to release next year and we couldn’t be happier!! With all Ethereal Riffian’s previous releases their […] Read More…

Beesus “A Band Spotlight” Reviews + Stream – Part 1…

Date:04/25/2018 | By admin

Beesus The Rise Of Beesus – CD // DD // Vinyl New Sonic Records // Goodfellas – released December 17, 2015 Reviewed by Zachary “+Norway+” Turner   Lineup: Touis – Vocals Pootchie – Guitars/ Chorus Vocals Mudd – Drums/ Chorus Vocals Mutt – Bass Tracklist: Rise Of Beesus 07:31 6ft Under Box 03:55 Stonerslam 03:16 […] Read More…

Concert Review – Sons of Apollo @ Music Factory, Battle Creek, Michigan + Videos + Pics…

Date:03/12/2018 | By admin

Concert Review – Sons of Apollo The Music Factory, Battle Creek, Michigan – February 17th, 2018 Review by Eric Layhe  Photos by Eric Layhe & Terry “The Ancient One” Cuyler   Review: Speaking as a fan of Progressive Metal, this show was basically a dream come true. On a chilly February night in Battle Creek, […] Read More…

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We Hunt Buffalo “Head Smashed In” Review + Stream…

Date:11/05/2018 | By admin

WE HUNT BUFFALO Head Smashed In – Limited Vinyl // CD // DD New Damage Records (Canada) &  Fuzzorama Records (World) – released October 26, 2018 Reviewed by Ric “Suisyko” Dorr     Location: … a small suburb of Vancouver, Canada Personnel: Ryan Forsythe – Vocals/Guitar Cliff Thiessen – Bass/Vocals Brandon Carter – Drums   Previous Releases: “Rain” […] Read More…

Domkraft “Flood” Album Review + Stream…

Date:10/18/2018 | By admin

Domkraft Flood – Limited Vinyl // CD // DD Blues Funeral Recordings – releases October 19, 2018 Reviewed by Ric “Suisyko” Dorr   Location: Stockholm, Sweden Band Members: Martin Widholm – Guitar Martin Wegeland – Bass & Vocals Anders Dahlgren – Drums Previous Releases: ‘Domkraft’ EP (2015) ‘The End Of Electricity’ (2016)   Flood by Domkraft   Review: […] Read More…

High on Fire “Electric Messiah” Review + Stream…

Date:10/15/2018 | By admin

HIGH ON FIRE Electric Messiah – Limited Vinyl // CD // DD eOne Heavy Records – released October 5, 2018 Reviewed by Ric “Suisyko” Dorr   Location: Oakland, CA USA Members: Matt Pike – Guitar / Vocals Des Kensel – Drums Jeff Matz – Bass Guitar (ex Zeke, member since “Blessed Black Wings” tour) George RIce – Bass […] Read More…

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