Archive for the Rock n Roll Category
Contrasts have always been deep and at the very heart of Amenra, who have been uttering prayers and holding masses for eighteen years. Tormented darkness has always coexisted alongside luminous beauty, and thunderous impacts instantly follow frail, delicate subtleties. Songs that engulf everyone in the world suddenly feel whispered inside […]
Limited edition vinyl LP pressing. Founded in 1990 by frontman Walter Schreifels, Quicksand rose to notoriety in the ’90s, with many dubbing the band a key pioneer in New York City’s post-hardcore scene. Their debut self-titled EP was followed by two major label albums, Slip and Manic Compression. The band […]
The album is a nice mix of hard rock, progressive rock and blues rock elements. This lone Pluto LP is highly recommendend to those who like the early 70’s hard rock bands.
Die nacht der seele is the twelfth album by Popol Vuh, originally released in 1979 by Florian Fricke and friends–Daniel Fichelscher on guitar, Djong Yun and Renate Knaup on vocals, plus guests Alois Gromer on sitar and Susan Goetting on oboe. Popol Vuh had moved again one step farther, ellaborating […]
“I asked him if he wanted to use any of his songs, and he said, “No.” We had a long chat before we did any of this. He said, ‘No, I want you to do it and I want to just be a singer.’ So I said okay.” -Shel Talmy […]
The “Cowboy” moved slowly out of the booth and into the studio. You could tell by the look in his eyes, that the half-dozen shots of Chivas Regal had put his ego to rest, and he was ready to sing with the “Lady.” They Sang for three nights – the […]
This is a group of songs about one lady… her name is not important… she knows who she was…What is important is once she loved me very much…These songs are a truthful attempt to show the effect the loss of this love had on me… They are not all sad […]
Before they became one of the biggest bands in the world, Creedence Clearwater Revival were a Bay Area rock outfit, known as the Golliwogs. For several years in the mid-‘60s, the young band honed their skills on the road and in the studio. Little did they know, they were destined […]
Hippopotamus is the 23rd studio album by American rock group Sparks. It was released on September 8, 2017, through BMG Records, their first record issued on a major label for decades.
Bob Dylan converted to Christianity in 1979. Like many who have been born again, Dylan spoke and sang solely of his faith for a brief period — roughly half a year, beginning in November of 1979 and ending in May of 1980. Facing a fan base who were generally furious […]
Headroom first took flight in 2016 as the solo outlet for New Haven musician Kryssi Battalene, née of regarded noise project Colorguard & guitarist for psychedelic voyagers, Mountain Movers. Headroom sprung forth from the fertile and underrated New Haven scene – a musical patchwork of punk, hardcore, noise & experimental […]
VICTORY LAP IS THE BAND’S SEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM (Their first in 5 years!! Rejoice!!) The first thing to know, if you want to know about Propagandhi, is that they came here to rock. Right from the snarling opening riff of their seventh album, Victory Lap, that much is clear. For […]
Classic Midwestern American psychedelic rock from Iowa legends THE CONTENTS ARE. Recorded in 1969 at Golden Voice Recording Co. South Pekin, IL and unreleased until 2017. A lost late-’60s psych gem produced by studio legend JERRY MILAM. Includes full color insert featuring liner notes and band pictures. “Had this album […]
The Wild is the follow up to RAA’s critically acclaimed albums Mended With Gold and Hometowns and the JUNO-nominated and Polaris Music Prize-long listed sophomore album, Departing. Late in 2016 the trio of Nils Edenloff, Paul Banwatt and Robin Hatch hit the road for a unique set of shows in […]
Pure Guava is Ween’s third studio album, and was the first to be released on a major label. Originally released in 1992 through Elektra Records. Now Re-issued on schnitzel records.
This is the latest addition to the acclaimed “From The Vault” series and captures a truly unique event in the long and eventful history of The Rolling Stones. On the 20th May 2015 at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, California, the band performed the entire Sticky Fingers album live in […]
Native Invader is the celebrated singer-songwriter Tori Amos hotly-anticipated new album on Decca Records. Tori’s confessional style of writing sees her continue to push boundaries with her music. Her messages of empowerment, tenderness, acerbic assertiveness and her utterly peerless sound speaks to audiences across the globe. In this new album, […]
It was early 2008, The Wedding Present had recently finished a twentieth anniversary tour for George Best and, having played the entire album dozens of times, it was fresh under their fingers. So after they had wrapped up recording the El Rey album, David suggested they record a ‘live’ version […]