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COAST – s/t (2018)

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And now for something different: Jazz for people who don’t like jazz. Continue reading COAST – s/t (2018)

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Instrumental (adj.) – Reductio ad Absurdum

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It is no small irony that the tile of this album resembles a spell from the world of Harry Potter because this is some next level Hogwarts kind of shit. Continue reading Instrumental (adj.) – Reductio ad Absurdum

Slowly Building Weapons – Sunbirds (2017)

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Here’s the short version: blackened hardcore that grinds, blasts and surprises. A great mix of guitars and noise over a backdrop of live and noisy drums. Drums reign supreme in the mix and undergo a lot of different changes and sounds, while guitars thunder beside them bathed in sheer gain. What you don’t know however..until you dive in…is that there’s A LOT more going on beneath the surface. Post rock, ambience, shoegaze and more. Continue reading Slowly Building Weapons – Sunbirds (2017)

HINTERLANDT – Ode To Doubt (2017)

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Hey all, so for today’s review we have the mesmeric new release from Sydney Post Chamber outfit, Hinterlandt!

This latest release “Ode to Doubt”, follows on from the 2016 release “ensemble” and continues on with the current format of Hinterlandt as a 4 piece ensemble of guitar, horns, percussion and strings. With the lovely welcome addition of vocals across a couple of the tracks. Continue reading HINTERLANDT – Ode To Doubt (2017)