Moving Away From The Pulsebeat – Post-Punk Britain 1977-1981 – Kitchen Cynics / Margery Daw / Grey Malkin – BEYOND EXTINCTION – Filalete – album reviews

This time we give you the new Post Punk collection from Cherry Red that takes a a whistle stop trip through the musical landscape as the dust settled on the apocalyptic overhaul of 1977. The wonderfully strange, psychedelic, magical, ambient… Continue Reading

VR Sex – Oi! the Album – Fake Youth Cult – Do The Strum – Joe Meek The Girl Band – album reviews

This time on the reviews page you get the ‘ sneering psychedelic punk ‘ of VR SEX, the reissue of the very first Oi! compilation album now forty five years old, and the ‘Dark-techno, industrial’ of Fake Youth Cult. Read what we… Continue Reading

SUNN O))) – Shoshin (初心) Duo –  Jesse Sykes with Phil Wandscher & Bill Herzog – Coventry – live review

Supersonic presents – SUNN O))) – Shoshin (初心) Duo –  Jesse Sykes with Phil Wandscher & Bill Herzog – The Empire Coventry – 2nd of April 2024 Supersonic festival continue to bring excellent music to the Empire in Coventry, this… Continue Reading

Attrition – Sons of Alpha Centauri – Cancervo – Chastity Belt – album reviews

This time around we have the long awaited, eagerly anticipated new album from Coventry’s ‘dark industrial pioneers’ ATTRITION, the ‘searing post hardcore, alternative metal and progressive hazy rock’ of Sons of Alpha Centauri. The ‘Italian doom mountaineers’ Cancervo and the… Continue Reading

Singles Reviews at the Pub 22nd March 2023

So once more the snapper and scribbler head to the pub to listen to all the music we’ve found, bought and been sent this last few weeks while drinking beer and doing an awful amount of giggling.. read about what… Continue Reading

Supersonic Festival 2024 – Initial Line up Announced

The initial lineup for the Supersonic Festival 2024 has been announced. Beneath the black brick arches of Digbeth in Birmingham strange and wonderful sounds will once again unfold as the interesting and wonderful people gather. Bonnie Prince Billie, The Body… Continue Reading

Apogean – Sleap-e – Carpet – PLAYHOUSE – album reviews

Today it’s the turn of ‘Canadian tech/prog death metal group Apogean’, the ‘raucous, unpolished and playful album by Italian singer-songwriter Sleap-e’.’ The mixture of ‘prog rock, psychedelic music, stoner rock and jazz’ on Carpet’s new album and the reissued collection… Continue Reading

Xmal Deutschland – Erich Zann Ensemble – Anja Huwe – Moor Mother – album reviews

Today Fighting Boredom give you our view on the releases by iconic post-punk pioneers, Xmal Deutschland and their collection of early singles. The Acid Jazz, Neo-Kraut, Psychedelic sounds of the Erich Zann Ensemble. The unexpected but long overdue first solo… Continue Reading