Album Review: Black Atlas – Weight of the World (Self Released)

Black Atlas are a four piece band hailing from Bedfordshire, England and were formed in 2015. Deciding that their songs would sound better heavier, slower and with more fuzz meant they drifted away from the standard rock band sound. Weight of the World, the debut album is due out on November 2nd 2018.

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Album Review: Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats – Wasteland (Rise Above Records)

Formed in 2009, Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats are a mix of occult rock, stoner-doom from England. They have released five albums to date with their latest, Wasteland released on October 12th 2018 via Rise Above Records.

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Single Slam – Dead Ends by The Crimson Trip (Self Released)

Mexican stoner/doom merchants, The Crimson Trip, have released a news song called Dead Ends. Billed as an EP release, but containing only 1 track, I’ll review it as a single. Dead Ends was released independently, on the 1st of October.

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Single Slam – Only Gob Can Judge Me by Bokassa

Norwegian stonerpunk band, Bokassa, have a new single out called Only Gob Can Judge Me. No, that is not a typo. The Trondheim based band fuse hardcore punk with stoner rock to create their unique brand of music, coined as stonerpunk.

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Album Review: Emperors of the Wasteland – Begin (Self Released)

Emperors of the Wasteland will release their debut album, Begin on September 21st 2018. Formed in 2016, this Derby based hard rock band is a groove-oriented, blues-based rock band with a stoner edge and an image styled around a post-apocalyptic, Mad Max-esque theme.

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Album Review: Red Swamp – Desertdrive (Hunnia Records)

Hungarian stoner-sludge metal bandits Red Swamp might be familiar to anyone keeping a keen eye on the eastern european underground scene, their recent second LP, titled “Desertdrive” was released this year on 4/20 (a number any self-respecting listener of the genre should be familiar with)!

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