He’s called “The Beard Of Doom” : KIRK WINDSTEIN.

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To continue the "X good reasons to worship..." series on a Southern vein, I choose to pay tribute to the coolest bearded man of all New-Orleans : KIRK WINDSTEIN....

BLACK COBRA “Bestial” (At A Loss Recordings 2006)

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Ressortir les vieilles tueries du placard, c’est ce que je vais m’efforcer de faire cet été : on appellera ce concept le “Old School Crack”....

The rush for HEAVY FESTIVALS !

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Okay okay, I know I should have posted this before, but hey better late than never (and last minute train/flight tickets are always cheaper). This article is more than an excuse...

KARMA TO BURN “V” (Napalm Records 2011)

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“V” is the latest offspring of instrumental stoner kings KARMA TO BURN, released merely one year after “Appalachian Incantation”. The latter announced...

MASTODON almost out of the studio

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While some redhead is feeling good having a part in stupid ads for a fast food company in Atlanta, the rest of the world is yearning about MASTODON four ATLiens’ next record...

KYUSS LIVES ! @ Krakatoa (Bordeaux – 06/24/10)

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After a sludge weekend in Bilbao, what’s better than a stoner friday with stoner legends KYUSS ? Given that tonight is one of their only indoor dates here in France, fans of...

DOWN + Corrosion Of Conformity + Eyehategod + Church Of Misery – KRISTONFEST 2011 (Bilbao, Spain)

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KRISTONFEST in Bilbao. Needless to say that every single fan of the NOLA sludge scene has been eagerly awaiting this festival. How could I describe the vibe in a few words?...

200% sludge festival in Bilbao : KRISTONFEST

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For sludge and southern metal lovers who wants to feel New-Orleans’ damp live… My friends, I got one advice for you : go to Bilbao’s KRISTONFEST on 18th of June...

UNSANE “Visqueen” (Ipecac Records 2007)

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I discovered UNSANE not so long ago upon advice of an expert, and I don’t regret it at all… Here’s a review of their latest album “Visqueen” released...

RED FANG “Murder The Mountains” (Relapse Records 2011)

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After releasing an uncompromising stoner rock piece with their first EP “Red Fang”, RED FANG scores more points with maturity and creates “Murder The...

2011 will be DOWN or won’t be

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At a time when bands will be starting to meet at festivals, it’s good to recall people what’s DOWN up to right now. Gigs okay, but what about the album ??? What are...

FOO FIGHTERS “Wasting Light” (RCA 2011)

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We’ve been so ecstatic about the new FOO FIGHTERS album, given that they made our mouthes water with their old school recording concept and several teasers, cool songs and...

WEEDEATER “Jason The Dragon” (Southern Lord Records 2011)

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Spring is here, it’s time for “Jason…The Dragon” to come out of hibernation, and I can tell you the beast is anything but pleased ! WEEDEATER is the typical...

KVELERTAK “Kvelertak” (Indie Recordings 2010)

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KVELERTAK : it means “chokehold” in Norwegian. Besides you don’t feel like you’re strangled while listening to their album… Actually you feel...

REX BROWN is a loose canon, so what ?

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Some people don’t tend to make choices and stick to one activity, so they just do a lil of everything and pretty nothing… If there’s someone in the metal game...