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Keiji Haino & SUMAC – American Dollar Bill:
Keep Facing Sideways, You’re Too Hideous To Look At Face On Album Review
The legendary Japanese multi-instrumentalist Keiji Haino has always been a prime figure in the experimental, free-rock, improvisation realm. His collaborations with other prominent artists have always been enticing and forward thinking, be it with krautrock masters Faust, fellow Japanese heavy experimentalists Boris, drone overlord Stephen O’Malley or jazz aficionados like
Chaos Echoes formed from the ashes of technical death metal act Bloody Sign, and arrived in the scene with their debut EP Tone of Things To Come. Their work, self-released until their debut record, grabbed the attention of Nuclear War Now!, who released the band’s first album, Transient. In their first
Italian noise/sludge bastards LaColpa released one of the most bludgeoning and psychotic doom albums of 2017 (familiarize here). Now they’ve released a video for their song “Scars” viewable below in all its horrific glory. Believe us when we say you will be hearing much more from this band in the future.
Inside the mind of insanity, the thoughts of fear, the sound that triggers unwanted emotions – this is what happens when you play the new GRIDFAILURE too loud! This New York harsh experimenter does not create easy listening music, and why should he when that’s not his game plan! He goes
HEXN is back from the deepest, darkest abysses of Italian noise music after their previous work, al-khīmiyya in 2016. This time it has paired with BETA, a project with members from groups that command respect, like Viscera and Morkobot. This split album (out via Svbterrean Tape) between two oddballs in