Archive for the Stoner Rock Category
Repress on black vinyl. North Dakota based stoner/doom band has been resurrected after many years. This is the band’s debut full-length, their self-titled EP was released through Meteor City in 2009. Recorded and mixed by Neil Stein at Trandem Automotive. Mastered by James Plotkin. Cover art by Brian Koschak.
Its laid back stoner jams convey the arid desert of the Sahara. Sabbath (duh) dutifully rears its head amongst the influences, but not to the point where youre hearing duplicate riffs exported from the 70s. There’s also a more straightforward Hawkwind and classic Deep Purple style to the album, as […]
Heavy Psych Sounds present a reissue of Nebula’s To The Center, originally released in 1999. Nebula’s first non-EP, full-length release, To The Center is another retro-psychedelic heavy rock platter, long on stripped-down riff muscle and surprisingly technically adept guitar jams. The results sometimes meander, which probably isn’t of much consequence […]
Heavy Psych Sounds present a reissue of Nebula’s compilation album Dos EPs, originally released in 2002. Nebula is one of those bands that would have fit perfectly on a concert bill with Black Sabbath, Hawkwind, or the Stooges circa 1973. The power trio of Eddie Glass (vocals, guitars), Ruben Romano […]
Southern Californian hard-rock legends FU MANCHU have announced plans to release their 12th studio album, Clone of the Universe, their first in 4 years, following the 2014 release of Gigantoid. Clone Of The Universe marks a new chapter for the “fuzz rock” pioneers as they mix the straight ahead blistering […]
San Diego’s feverish psych rock revivalists have returned with another bong-sparking blowout, packed to the brim with blazing tempos, cartwheeling jams and the wild-eyed shredding of frontman Parker Griggs. Their fifth effort , and their first on Century Media.