Articles tagged psychedelic rock

Seventeen Evergreen - “Observatory Crest” (video) (premiere)

The San Francisco duo pull off an electronic rendition of a Captain Beefheart classic.

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The Hanging Stars: The House on the Hill

The House on the Hill is a melodic, blissfully appealing trio of rootsy rock songs, rife with dark lyrics that channel sadness and cautionary tales.

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29 Oct 2015 // 1:05 AM

Kylesa: Exhausting Fire

With Laura Pleasants and two live drummers, intentional or not, Kylesa truly have their unique selling point established.

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Sunder - “Daughter of the Snows” (audio) (premiere)

The French band do a little (Uncle) acid on their new track.

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Satan’s Satyrs - “Creepy Teens” (audio) (premiere)

The Virginia band channel their favorite band on this raucous new track.

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Destruction Unit: Negative Feedback Resistor

As metal and punk, hardcore and thrash, this space invasion storms over you.

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8 Oct 2015 // 1:20 AM

Dungen: Allas Sak

Dungen have mastered the subtle art of moving on sonically while still remaining true to their aesthetics.

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Monster Magnet: Cobras and Fire (The Mastermind Redux)

Monster Magnet re-imagine one of their existing albums for the second time in two years, playing up the psychedelia without sacrificing the heaviness.

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Chron Goblin - “Give Way” (audio) (premiere)

The Western Canadian foursome return with a commanding new track.

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Miley Cyrus: Miley Cyrus and Her Dead Petz

Crass, often cringe-worthy and overtly sexual, Miley Cyrus And Her Dead Petz is a fascinating, bloated mess.

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Maszer - “Passers By” (audio) (premiere)

The psychedelic rock band shows a gentler, sunnier side on this life-affirming acoustic track.

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Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats: The Night Creeper (take 2)

Uncle Acid only finds pastiche, not new sounds to explore, on The Night Creeper.

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Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats: The Night Creeper

Because of a lack of movement and variation from track to track, The Night Crawler sounds terminally one dimensional.

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Valley - ‘Sunburst’ (EP stream) (premiere)

Sweden can do no wrong when it comes to psychedelic rock, and Valley is the latest export deserving of some attention.

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1 Sep 2015 // 1:04 AM

Video Beast: Gooch

Gooch is a wonderfully sloppy and vulgar debut album.

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Wizaard - “Mountain of the Underground” (audio) (premiere)

The Montreal band returns with a new track that gives Tame Impala a run for their money.

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Debris of Titan - “Anime” (audio) (premiere)

These youngsters combine influences both recent and old to create new psychedelic/progressive rock that's worth taking note of.

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Babysitter - “Envy” (audio) (premiere)

The Canadian heavy rock trio is back with a new album that's their loudest yet.

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19 Aug 2015 // 1:20 AM

La Luz: Weirdo Shrine

Seattle-based group of retro-minded musicians tap Ty Segall to produce their latest set of girl group inspired surf doo-wop garage pop.

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The Wytches - “If Not For Money” (audio) (premiere)

The UK psych trio partner with Scion on their brand new EP.

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