BIG SCENIC NOWHERE share new single « Defector (Of Future Days) »; The Cure guitarist Reeves Gabrels to appear on new album!

BIG SCENIC NOWHERE teams up with MXDWN to premiere their new single « Defector (Of Future Days) ». The Pacific Coast-based collective formed by Bob Balch (Fu Manchu), Tony Reed (Mos Generator), Gary Arce and Bill Stinson (Yawning Man) has recently renewed its collaboration with Heavy Psych Sounds to release their sophomore album ‘The Long Morrow’ in the fall of 2021. On this fourth single, Tony Reed and Bob Balch …

View Post

Californian hard rockers SHOTGUN SAWYER to issue special anniversary edition of debut album ‘Thunderchief’ on August 20th via Ripple Music.

Ripple Music is set to release a special 5th Anniversary edition of the thunderous debut album from Californian hard blues rockers SHOTGUN SAWYER on vinyl, CD and digital, due out August 20th and available to preorder now! SHOTGUN SAWYER is a blues-infused rock band from the golden Sierra Foothills of Northern California. Ripple Music will present a special 5-year anniversary reissue edition of their debut album, presented …

View Post

Seattle doom purveyors SUN CROW release debut album ‘Quest For Oblivion’ worldwide on Ripple Music!

Seattle-based revered doom blues unit SUN CROW release their dark and hypnotic debut album ‘Quest for Oblivion” worldwide on CD, vinyl and digital through Ripple Music today. Stream this tar-thick collection of instant classic anthems in full now!  “A titan of an album.” Powerplay Magazine “It’s hard to resist the combo of Charles Wilson III’s sharp yet soulful vocals wailing atop lumbering Sabbathian grooves.” Metal …

View Post

Californian psych-pop unit SMILING share sun-drenched « Lighthouse » video; new album out August 6 on Rebel Waves Records.

San Diego shoegaze and psych-pop rockers SMILING (formerly Annie Girl and The Flight) share a sun-drenched and intriguing new video taken from their upcoming debut on Rebel Waves Records. Start your summer the right way with « Lighthouse », premiering exclusively on It’s Psychedelic Baby Mag! SMILING is the electric brainchild of guitarist, singer and songwriter Annie Shaw. From the mile-high city of Denver and now based …

View Post

Austin heavy rock pillars DUEL return with new album ‘In Carne Persona’ on October 1st; first single and preorder available on Heavy Psych Sounds.

Austin, Texas acclaimed heavy rockers DUEL return with their anticipated fourth studio album ‘In Carne Persona’, to be released October 1st on Heavy Psych Sounds. Turn the volume up and blast their brand new single « Children of The Fire » exclusively via The Obelisk!   « Four records deep, they sound like they know who they are and what they want to do, and from …

View Post

Swedish progressive metal revelation EASTERN HIGH share gripping new video « Morning Star »; new album out July 30th!

Malmö-based progressive and melodic metal quintet EASTERN HIGH team up with Metal Injection to deliver the second single taken from their upcoming new album ‘Halo’. Take a deep breath of salty air with their gloomy and hypnotic « Morning Star » video now!   While their first single « Emperor » was an epic pulsating metalcore-tinged beast, « Morning Star » resonates with a darker and more emotional approach, leaning towards EASTERN HIGH‘s more progressive facet. Frontman Ola Svensson …

View Post

South African heavy rockers RUFF MAJIK announce PULP comic series; watch groovy new visualizer « Swine Tooth Grin »!

Heavy and fuzzy rock’n’roll five-piece RUFF MAJIK launch their PULP graphic novel series alongside their new single. Get into Ruff Majik’s crazy and colorful world with their groovy and addictive « Swine Tooth Grin » video right now! There is no white magic, there is no black magic, there is only Ruff Majik. Pulp Rock fandom, here we come. RUFF MAJIK has never been a band to do …

View Post

Occult metallers DOCTOR SMOKE to release sophomore album on Ripple Music; watch new video « This Hallowed Ground »!

Ohio-based heavy metal occultists DOCTOR SMOKE sign to Ripple Music for the release of their sophomore album ‘Dreamers and the Dead’, to be unleashed worldwide on September 3rd. Watch their heady new video for « This Hallowed Ground » exclusively on Metal Injection! « A great crossroads between Ghost and Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats in terms of catchiness-meets-heaviness. » Metal Injection Fueled by classic heavy metal and …

View Post

Heavy psych merchants WIZZERD present new track off ‘Turned To Stone Chapter III’ album with Merlin; out July 16th on Ripple Music.

US heavy psych and prog merchants WIZZERD and MERLIN are set to issue their magical 40-minute split album ‘Turned To Stone Chapter III: Wizzerd vs Merlin’ on July 16th on Ripple Music. Immerse in Wizzerd’s strange rock meanderings with the single version of their 20-minute LP side « We Are ». In Chapter III of Ripple Music’s ambitious ‘Turned to Stone’ series, a mythic musical …

View Post

Californian hard rocker THADEUS GONZALEZ share stomping new single « Ripe » off ‘Opposite Faces’ album on Rebel Waves Records.

Oakland hard rock and post-punk artist THADEUS GONZALEZ teamed up with Riff Relevant to present a catchy and raucous third single taken from his new album ‘Opposites Faces’, out next month on Rebel Waves Records. Feel the fever with « Ripe » now! THADEUS GONZALEZ is a singer, songwriter, and musician from Oakland, CA, also known for formerly fronting internationally acclaimed rock band Electric Sister. Since he …

View Post