Tag Archives: album

King Kraken-MCLXXX-Album Review-Planetmosh

Hang onto whatevers left of your hearing as Cardiff, South Wales based noisemongers King Kraken self release their debut studio album MCLXXX on January 27th 2023, followed by an album launch the following day at Redhouse, Cymru. These ten tinnitus worrying songs go for the throat as ‘Devils Night’ is …

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Dark Matter-The Rectory-Album Review-Planetmosh

The Rectory, recently released by WormHoleDeathRecords studio album by Dark Matter, live up to their name by unleashing some of the most utterly bleak doom metal I’ve heard for quite some time. They like to write long songs, three of the five here clock in at about the twelve minute …

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Screamer-Kingmaker-Album Review-Planetmosh

Screamer, a new band to me formed in Ljungby, Sweden in 2009 are making all the right noises as they release their fifth studio album Kingmaker on January 13th 2023 via Steamhammer/SPV Records. These ten tinnitus causing tracks kick off with ‘Kingmaker’ with a riff that could move mountains with …

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Jared James Nichols-Jared James Nichols-Album Review-Planetmosh

2023 looks set to erupt with an explosive start, courtesy of singer, songwriter, guitarist and Gibson brand ambassador Jared James Nichols as he unleashes his third self titled studio album on January 13th which will definitely not be an unlucky number for him judging by the potency of these twelve …

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TJ Walker-Halfway To Somewhere-Album Review-Planetmosh

Following on from the solo debut album The Long Game by TJ Walker released in 2019, he certainly defines the term solo artist as he wrote, sang and also played every instrument as well as recording and producing it. Fast forward to October 28th 2022 as he releases his sophomore …

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Kira Mac-Chaos Is Calling-Album Review-Planetmosh

Chaos Is Calling, the recently self released debut album by Kira Mac is far from chaotic, it’s contents are ten songs of cocksure confidence that make for a very impressive listen. They came to my attention after seeing a full page piece in the latest Classic Rock mag with lead …

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Prince Bishop alluring new video!

All is Due is the epic debut album from gifted Brit alternative crew, PRINCE BISHOP. Pulling from a multitude of genres from alt, post and prog rock, and taking widespread influence from a collection of bands panning from ELO and Supertramp through to Radiohead, Muse, and Jeff Buckley, All is Due …

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ZEBEDY UNLEASH MONSTROUS NEW SINGLE!

Formidable North Wales progressive heavy rock unit ZEBEDY return with their alluring brand-new album, Waiting For The Tide, which drops on Friday, 3rd February 2023. The much-anticipated record is preceded by the band’s mesmerising new single and lyric video, Building Sandcastles, out now – https://youtu.be/rUAu3Bbe_Iw . ZEBEDY convey a commanding …

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A Titan, A Deity, deliver compelling new video!

A TITAN, A DEITY continue their upward curve with the release of their imposing new EP, Descendant, out Friday 18th November. The rising riff slingers have also delivered a formidable new single and video, Revelations, out now – https://youtu.be/UlJKdrIQexU . A TITAN, A DEITY hurl out an immersing sound that …

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Forgotten Sons set loose stunning new video

FORGOTTEN SONS are set to break out with the launch of their enthralling new self-titled EP,out Friday 18th November. The EP is heralded by an exciting new single and video, Socials, out now – https://youtu.be/1UW2NwQYvpw  . Coming at you from the Shetland Islands, FORGOTTEN SONS have repeatedly demonstrated not only …

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Small Town Saviours release brand new single & video!

SMALL TOWN SAVIOURS will release their intoxicating self-titled debut album, on Friday 27th January 2023. The popular rock crew have also set loose an alluring new single and video for E.N.E.M.Y, out now –    https://youtu.be/X0jk8AtdVNQ Buoyant energy, gigantic riffs, contagious choruses, and melodic harmonies are the key fundamentals to SMALL …

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Fear Factory-Recoded-Album Review-Planetmosh

I’ll admit to a degree of trepidation before tackling this review of Recoded, the eleventh studio album by Fear Factory, released via Nuclear Blast Records on October 28th 2022 as it’s a remix of their previous Aggression Continuum, their previous album which I reviewed in June 2021, one of their …

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Burnt Out Wreck-Stand And Fight-Album Review-Planetmosh

Welcome back Burnt Out Wreck as they unleash their third studio album Stand And Fight on December 2nd 2022 via Burnt Out Wreckords. Judging by the potency of these eleven tracks they’re a long way off being burnt out! Once again stunning artwork comes from Andy Pilkington at Very Metal …

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Coastal Fire Dept are back with a blistering cover version!

Acclaimed UK post-grunge crew COASTAL FIRE DEPT. have just released an astounding reworking of the Pixies’ classic, Gouge Away, out now via L’islet Records. Watch the alluring video for the track, here – https://youtu.be/yiOs-IrkKkY . Born in 2013 and hailing from Guernsey, COASTAL FIRE DEPT. feature guitarist and vocalist Ollie …

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Diamond Head-Lightning To The Nations (The White Album) (Remastered 2021)- Album Review-Planetmosh

When lead guitarist Brian Tatler and drummer Duncan Scott formed Diamond Head together while still at school in June 1976, adding lead vocalist Sean Harris to the lineup the same year and completing the lineup with Colin Kimberley on bass guitar in 1978, I wonder if they realized what was …

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Massive Wagons-Triggered-Album Review-Planetmosh

Crash bang wallop! No, this isn’t the title of the new studio album from Massive Wagons, released on October 28th 2022 via Earache Records but it could be as ‘Triggered’ to my ears is the heaviest they’ve recorded musically and lyrically. Formed in Lancaster 2009 I was lucky to catch …

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Mrs Beckett – Interview

UK burly rock trio, MRS BECKETT, have now released their debut album, Unattractively Needy. The record has picked up widespread acclaim. With that in mind, we caught up with the band to find out more about their background: What is the full band line-up, who sings and who plays which …

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