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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!

This Will Destroy You announces August 2019 US Headlining Tour

Instrumental/post-rock unit This Will Destroy will return to stages this summer on a western US tour.

Set to commence on August 8th in Las Vegas, Nevada, the trek will make its way through eight cities upon its conclusion August 17th in Flagstaff, Arizona. Support will be provided by Brin, the solo project of Portland, Oregon based multi-instrumentalist/sound contortionist, Colin Blanton. Tickets on go on sale May 10th. See all confirmed dates below.  
 

Slow Order releases first single “Serpent’s Son”

Since the release of their first EP “Pyramid Toward Oblivion” in 2011, the instrumental power trio, Slow Order, hailing from Bologna pursues a sound of the classic stoner rock with modern heavy metal influences. Following Slow Order’s first full-length in 2014, “Hidden Voices”, gained the band not only high praise from both fans and press alike, but also allowed them to share the stages of all sizes with acts such as Pentagram, Karma To Burn or Avon, to name just a few.

Pelican to release new studio album “Nighttime Stories” on June 7th 2019

Pelican, the instrumental quartet whose singular vision of heavy music eschews classification, has announced their first full-length in six years, “Nighttime Stories”, is due on June 7th, 2019, via Southern Lord Recordings.

The album’s lead single, “Midnight and Mescaline”, is out now digitally and hitting stores as a 7" with exclusive B-side track “Darkness on the Stairs” as a Record Store Day exclusive this weekend. Listne to it below.
 

John 5 and The Creatures release music video for new track “Midnight Mass”

It’s the first of the month, which means in addition to your bills being due, it’s time for a new John 5 video!

John 5 and The Creatures - comprised of world-renowned guitarist John 5, bassist Ian Ross and drummer Logan Miles Nix - have released yet another visually-stunning music video in support of their forthcoming full-length album, “Invasion”.
 

Alberto Rigoni to release new solo album “Prog Injection” on June 7th 2019

After the release of seven solo albums between 2008 and 2018, Italian bassist and composer Alberto Rigoni (soloist, Bad As, co-producer of Vivaldi Metal Project, founder of Bassists Alliance Project,ex Twinspirits) is now going to release “Prog Injection”, an instrumental heavy progressive album, which features worldwide known drummer Thomas Lang (Peter Gabriel, Paul Gilbert, Glenn Hughes etc.) and Alessandro Bertoni on keyboards (Ric Fierabracci, Craig Blundell, Brett Garsed etc.)

Sūrya announces new studio album “Solastalgia” - due out in Summer 2019

London’s post-doom metal outfit Sūrya returns with their second album this summer on Argonauta Records. With their refreshing mix of heaviness and subtle sonic landscapes, Sūrya explore the depths of music and evoke a broad spectrum of emotions. Whilst the band’s debut, “Apocalypse A.D.”, was an instrumental record interspersed with samples, Sūrya’s upcoming album “Solastalgia” sees them expanding on their sound, adding spoken word and sparse vocals.

Lost In Kiev to release new studio album “Persona” on April 26th 2019

Parisian post-rock outfit Lost In Kiev returns with their long-awaited third album and most astounding work to date, “Persona”.

Set for release via their new label home of Pelagic Records on April 26th, 2019, “Persona” is raw and driven, oozing with thick synth textures and a great sense of melancholy and drama.