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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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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…

Music Video Premier!! Electric Age’s “Silent King” Lyric Video…

Date:01/09/2018 | By admin

Music Video World Premier!! Taste Nation is Honored to Premier Louisiana’s Electric Age’s New Lyric Video “Silent King” from their Acclaimed Debut Album “Sleep of the Silent King” on Italy’s Argonauta Records.  The Video was edited & mixed by Gryphus Visual!!       Additional Information and Links: Electric Age – “Silent King” From Album “Sleep […] Read More…

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Max Tovstyi “Mesmerize” Album Review + Stream…

Date:09/21/2018 | By admin

MAX TOVSTYI Mesmerize – Vinyl // CD // DD Clostridium Records – released May 21, 2018 Reviewed by Ric “Suisyko” Dorr     Location:  Kyiv, Ukraine Other Projects: The Heavy Crawls Lucifer Rising Turnaround The Red Sterns   Mesmerize by Max Tovstyi   Review: While most of us have taken the summer to live life, the way we […] Read More…

Ancestors “Suspended In Reflections” Review + Stream..

Date:08/17/2018 | By admin

Ancestors Suspended in Reflections – Vinyl // CD // DD Pelagic Records – released August 24, 2018 Reviewed by Zachary “+Norway+” Turner   Lineup: Justin Maranga Jason Watkins Daniel Pouliot Tracklist: Gone Through a Window Lying in the Grass Into the Fall Release The Warm Glow   Suspended in Reflections by Ancestors   Review: This […] Read More…

Red Swamp “Desert Drive” Album Review + Stream…

Date:07/23/2018 | By admin

Red Swamp Desertdrive – Released April 20, 2018 Reviewed by Terry “The Ancient One” Cuyler “Rollin’ Balls” Line Up: Gergely (Greg) Kovács (vocals) Zoltán Bereczki (guitar, vocals) András Makay (guitar) Márton Veress  (drums) Sándor Szabó (bass) Tracklist: Waste Crossed Desertdrive The Emptiest Leech Castaways Rediscover Queen of The Dirt   Desertdrive by RED SWAMP   Review: […] Read More…

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