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The Black Wizards to release new studio album “Reflections” on August 23rd 2019

Born in the digital era, Portuguese rock talents The Black Wizards enthrall with an analogue and unique sound of fuzzadelic grooves. Drinking from the same fountains as many of the contemporary bands around, The Black Wizards give a new twist on previously heard tunes and stamp their own personality. The band exploded on the scene in late 2015 with their debut “Lake of Fire”, followed by the “Fuzzadelic” EP, the sophomore critically acclaimed album “What the Fuzz!” and numerous tour dates and festival appearances all over Europe.

Darsombra to release new studio album “Transmission” on August 9th 2019

As Baltimore-based psychedelic/experimental duo Darsombra prepares to release their fifth LP, “Transmission”, in August, the band has just issued a new video teaser for the album alongside pre-order links, the cover artwork, and more. In addition to the record’s details, the band has also posted their latest massive tour routing which sees them on the road across North America for two months surrounding the album’s release.
 

Sunn O))) announces September 2019 US West Coast Tour

Following the release of their universally acclaimed “Life Metal” LP and the first leg of their US tour last April, Sunn O))) is pleased to announce a West Coast tour in support of the album.

This September, Sunn O))) will canvas the West Coast, featuring performances in Dallas, Austin, Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, and more, marking their first dates out west on the “Life Metal” album cycle. Dates and details can be found below, with more info to surface soon.
 

My Sleeping Karma announces November 2019 European Tour

Instrumental hypnotic rockers, genre pionieers My Sleeping Karma, have announced to embark on an extensive tour this Fall, with very special guests Stoned Jesus and Somali Yacht Club on the bill!

The Sonic Ride, presented by powerhouse live institution Sound of Liberation, will feature this eclectic tour package in its first edition of a new SOL roadshow trip, a must-see run for every psychedelic and heavy rock fan with stops in Germany, France, Italy, Austria and many more European locations!

Tovarish to release new studio album “If the War Comes Tomorrow” on July 5th 2019

Providence, Rhode Island-based experimental/doom metal outfit Tovarish presents their harrowing new album, “If the War Comes Tomorrow”, as the band marks its tenth year in existence. Now confirmed for release through Argonauta Records in early July, the track listing, cover art, a brief trailer, and additional details on the album have been posted.
 

Paul Gilbert presents new video for “A Herd of Turtles”

Paul Gilbert has released a new music video for “A Herd of Turtles”.

Watch the video below.

Paul says: “How do you know when you’ve gained your producer’s trust?

You ask him this question:
"Hey John, can you set up a vocal mic? I want to recite a poem about turtles in a Ringo Starr accent, and then launch into a ferocious groove with the band, and then back to the Ringo part, and then back to the ferocious part a few more times. We’ll cut it all live too".

Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier to release new studio album “Corpse Flower” on September 13th 2019

Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mondo Cane) and renowned French composer Jean-Claude Vannier, who is perhaps best known for his work with Serge Gainsbourg, will release “Corpse Flower”, a 12-song album, on September 13th, 2019, via Ipecac Recordings. The album features the song “On Top of the World”. Listen to the new track below.