Tag: svart records

6 November 2023 / Dark

Finnish quartet, Throat, are the definition of an evolutionary band. They started as a raucous noise rock outfit in the mould of The Jesus Lizard (see 2013’s Manhole), incorporated the…

8 June 2023 / Experimental

Chicago experimentalists, Yakuza, are the best kept secret of the last twenty years. They formed in 1999 and last produced an album in 2012. Their résumé is one to envy.…

31 May 2023 / Dark

This year is one for Andy Cairns to remember. The Northern Irish rock legend saw Therapy? return to the Top 40 of the UK charts for the first time since…

21 April 2023 / Experimental

Brooklyn multi-instrumentalist, Timo Ellis, is famous for his work as an audio engineer/producer and his friendship with Sean Lennon. Indeed, he played in American art rock band, Cibo Matto, with…

19 December 2022 / Experimental
17 December 2022 / Alternative

The Icelandic duo of Ragnar Zolberg and Addi Tryggvason met when the former appeared as a live session musician for Solstafir. As a multi-instrumentalist and ex-guitarist for Pain of Salvation,…

10 September 2022 / Metal

Who remembers the importance of Italy’s Ephel Duath in 2003 when metal entered a period of reinvention after the demise of nu metal, the rise of black metal, and the…

19 July 2022 / Features

The Red Lion, Stevenage, 15 July 2022 Pub gigs are some of the best on the circuit. The competition for live shows is at its fiercest right now with a…

23 June 2022 / Experimental

Jaani Peuhu is one of Finland’s most respect musicians as the singer and songwriter of electronic darkwave act, Iconcrash. Metal fans will know him as the man who provided the…

31 May 2022 / Metal