desert rock

Rancho Bizzarro to release new EP “Possessed by Rancho” on August 2nd 2019

When Palm Desert tunes meet Detroit sounds, it’s time for Rancho Bizzarro to take over! The Italian four-piece, known from their excellent jam sessions drenched into fuzzy instrumental Stoner Rock with the hint of a classic 70s attitude, has just announced the release of a brand new EP, coming on August 2nd, 2019, via Argonauta Records!

Thermate premiere brand new single “Godspeed”

Finland, usually home of the darkest arts in metal and, Thermate. The heavy fuzz and stoner rockers are set to release their hotly anticipated debut album, “Redshift City”, on May 10th, 2019, via Argonauta Records.

“Redshift City” is featuring 6 tracks full of blistering and distorted 70’s heavy metal-sounds refined with the glory of classic 90’s stoner rock. Only a few days left until its official album release, Thermate are now sharing with us a second single to the track “Godspeed”!

Wolf Prayer to release debut full-length album “Echoes of the Second Sun” on July 5th 2019

German-based fuzz-driven power rock trio Wolf Prayer have inked a worldwide deal with Barhill Records, who will release the band’s first full length album this summer, on July 5th, 2019!

Since their formation in 2015 and the release of their self- titled EP, “Wolf Prayer” create a variation of dry-to-the-bone-riffing and atmospheric sounds taking you on a wild ride of fuzzy guitars, characteristic and versatile vocals, strong hypnotic bass lines and hard drum beats that wake you up and take you straight to another heavy trip.

Atala to release new studio album “The Bearer of Light” on May 21st 2019

West Coast desert doom trio Atala will release their “The Bearer of Light” full-length via Salt Of The Earth Records on May 21st, 2019.
 
Returning to their DIY ethos, the seven-track desert voyage was captured and self-produced in just five days at Gatos Trail in Joshua Tree with engineer Jeff Thomas. “It’s a true roller coaster of emotions: sad, angry, confused, lost... but, you can’t help but feel hope as you follow the journey”, notes founding guitarist Kyle Stratton.

Gorilla Riot release lyric visualiser for new single “Half Cut”

Hot off the back of a barnstorming set at HRH AOR, Manchester’s dirty southern rock n roll blues mavericks, Gorilla Riot release a new single, “Half Cut”, on Fri 29 March, 2019.

The new single is taken from their forthcoming album which is slated for release later this year, in digital, CD and vinyl formats on Off Yer Rocka Recordings (OYR).

John Garcia And The Band Of Gold - John Garcia And The Band Of Gold

Former Kyuss singer, John Garcia, caused a bit of a steer, even concern with some comments he made in an interview about being a bit fed up with the whole scene and music at this point. For all one knows, it could be a publicity stunt, a misquoting of what he said taken out of context, or the reality.
 
This album stays pretty true to the style of Garcia’s past (Kyuss, Slow Burn, Unida, Hermano) delivering just what you’d expect from him.
 

Kvinna to release debut album “This is Türborock” on April 26th 2019

This band sounds like an angry mammoth from outer space, who just landed in the desert with its Mustang 68: Rough, pure and full of energy, Kvinna are set to conquer the world in rattlesnake boots and denim jackets!

Formed in 2015 in Mainz, Germany, followed by numerous shows all over the country, the türborock space trio has just recently announced the release of their debut album titled “This is Türborock” on CD and LP formats with Argonauta Records during the Spring of 2019