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Steak – No God to Save

Mmm, Steak… These heavy rockers from the desert plains of London have returned with their second album on the always tasty Ripple Music. Don’t…

Film Review – Kong: Skull Island

Orson Welles once memorably commented that films should be made with innocence (something we rarely see now, sadly – we live in a time…

Godhunter – Codex Narco

Godhunter’s debut album, City of Dust, was one of the great underrated sludge records of 2014, which actually found its way onto my year-end…

Merchant – Beneath

Just the other day, I was less than enthused about a few 13-minute sludge tunes, but this thunderous Aussie outfit actually managed to grab…

Obelyskkh – The Providence

The Providence is the third album to cross my desk from German stoner/doom outfit Obelyskkh, although it’s been nearly four years since its predecessor,…

Ides of Gemini - Women

Ides of Gemini – Women

Within the overcrowded “female-fronted occult rock” subgenre, Ides of Gemini distinguishes itself by not stealing Black Sabbath riffs from the 70’s. Their music has…