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ROADBURN FESTIVAL 19th – 22nd April 2018 Tilburg, Netherlands By Kris T. Therrian By Kris T. Therrian  FB / Instagram DAY FOUR – Sunday 22nd Bands seen: Vánagandr: Sól án várma, Bell Witch, Wiegedood, Zonal ft. Moor Mother, Alda, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Hail Spirit Noir And so, the final festival day has slowly crept

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On the cusp of releasing Ordinary Corrupt Human Love, 2018 finds Deafheaven continuing to advance and develop their aesthetic. In doing so, they’ve strayed from the template laid out on their landmark 2013 record Sunbather, though they’ve managed to re-visit some of their summery shimmer on latest single “Honeycomb” –

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We can all safely assume by now that 夢遊病者 – AKA Sleepwalker – might just be one of the most bizarre, mind-bending, and visionary bands in modern extreme metal… Their absurd psychedelic black metal melts the senses and tangles the synapses, and its first encounter can be unsettling, eye-opening, and deeply moving for

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On June 2nd 2018 our comrades over at Vendetta Records will release Infernal Decadence, the new album by elusive Canadian black metal entity Spectral Wound. A vinyl release will follow a month later, in early July (pre-order here). Blending hints of Emperor, MGLA, Abigor, Dissection and similar epic and more “frenetic” black

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In the middle of last year, 3 long time friends in the blistering northeast of the U.S. spawned a monster amidst their already hectic lives.  TRIPPER is the product of members of Dialith, Iblissian and Abomination In Conflict with Mechanical Death.  Now spanning both coasts, TRIPPER unleash the cacophony of

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By Kris T. Therrian  FB / Instagram DAY THREE – Saturday 21st Bands seen: Hugsjá, Damo Suzuki & Minami Deutsch, Panopticon, Volcano, Boris & Stephen O’Malley, NYIÞ & Wormlust: Hieros Gamos, Dhidalah, All Pigs Must Die, Thou x The Body, Earthless & Kikagaku Moyo: East meets West Jam, Occvlta Probably owing to PTSD and

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