ARTICLES AND MORE

ACID KING (Middle of Nowhere, Center of Everywhere) LP/CD

Jan/22/2016

Let me start with a quotation from Lori S. about the new, fourth album of ACID KING: “Everything still feels like riding a motorcycle on Quaaludes, but things have expanded"...

WARHORSE (As Heaven Turns To Ash) 2LP

Jan/22/2016

At the time when 'As Heaven Turns To Ash' has been originally released (whichwas in 2001), Southern Lord Recordings was one of my favourite record labels. The reason for this is simple: Greg Anderson had shown a lot of good taste in choosing bands for his label...

ELDORADO (Babylonia Haze) LP/CD

Jan/22/2016

Who has not had enough of classic rock, should add ELDORADO on the list. Formed in Madrid in 2007, 'Babylonia Haze' is their fourth self-released full-length, and if you dig bands like Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Uriah Heep, early Rush and so on, than you'll probably love 'Babylonia Haze'...

PYRIOR (Onestone) LP/CD

Jan/22/2016

PYRIOR originate from Berlin and 'Onestone' is their latest album, released by Setalight Records / Fuzzmatazz Records at the end of 2014. The biography tells me that PYRIOR stands for "characteristic Stonerrock", but I have to disagree (not only because I dislike that term "stonerrock", which is one of the most stupid terms in the history of music next to "crust", "grunge" or "emocore"...

POMBAGIRA (Flesh Throne Press) 2LP/2CD

Jan/22/2016

If you have read my reviews for POMBAGIRA's first two albums than you know that I was never a huge fan of this English band. I liked their2009 album 'Black Axis Abraxas' more than the boring debut, but their new effort 'Flesh Throne Press' repeatedly reminds me how boring doom can be at the present time...