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Reviews of releases for 2014

Holy Palms - Baba & Tribute to Snake Charmers Music

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Many of the Western artists who have been inspired by the music of India and the Middle East have gone the acoustic (or near-acoustic) route, others have infused those sounds into space rock,...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-12-02)

Kalutaliksuak - Death of the Alpinist

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This Russian band’s name gives a clue about their musical interests. It is named, so they say, after a goddess from the mythology of Arctic peoples, a “malicious but dull-witted”...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-11-19)

Various Artists - Songs from the Black Meadow

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The Yorkshire moors have long been a land of mystery and imagination. The Black Meadow sits atop these moors where strange things have happened over the years. Professor Roger Mullins of the...

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(Posted by Henry Schneider 2016-10-01)

Wang Wen - Eight Horses

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By now it seems kind of pointless to argue that there is no such genre as “post-rock.” There are way too many bands around the world with too many similarities to not be a thing. Maybe...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-08-15)

Air Canda - Air Canda

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I just recently discovered this Russian band, and it has turned out to be one of those “Where have you been all my life” things. Given that this 2014 release is their only album to...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-08-05)

The Dead Lovers - Supernormal Superstar

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I don’t eat a lot of candy bars, but if I did, there would be times I’d want one with nuts and other times one without nuts. And with music I’m sometimes in the mood for something...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-07-23)

The Slambovian Circus of Dreams - A Box of Everything

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From out of Sleepy Hollow, New York comes the strangely named and genre defying band The Slambovian Circus of Dreams aka Gandalf Murphy and The Slambovian Circus of Dreams aka The Grand...

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(Posted by Henry Schneider 2016-07-11)

Billy Sherwood - Divided by One

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I assume Billy Sherwood doesn’t believe in vacations. When he’s not producing albums for other musicians (or William Shatner!), masterminding tribute projects, or doing his part with...

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(Posted by Paul Hightower 2016-06-26)

Matushka - II

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From a distance of thousands of miles away from Russia, it seems that there’s a burgeoning psychedelic rock scene there. I don’t know how real that impression is – after all,...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-03-28)

Alpine Decline - Go Big Shadow City

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This is Alpine Decline’s fifth outing – I’ve covered their previous reverb-drenched dark psychedelic releases in previous reviews, and Go Big Shadow City doesn’t...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2016-03-27)
 

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