JIRM (formerly Jeremy Irons and the Ratgang Malibus) ink worldwide deal with Ripple Music for the release of their fifth studio album.

Stockholm-based heavy rock stalwarts JIRM (formerly known as Jeremy Irons & the Ratgang Malibus) announce their signing to US powerhouse Ripple Music, for the release of their fifth full-length « The Tunnel, The Well, Holy Bedlam » in early 2022. JIRM will make an impact on you: they have an innovative, and highly personal take on psychedelic rock and its many facets and elements. It is music …

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L.A. psychedelic doom purveyors THE CROOKED WHISPERS sign to Ripple Music as part of special series curated by Blasko.

Ripple Music welcome satanic psych doom unit THE CROOKED WHISPERS to their ever-expanding roster, for the release of their sophomore album. This comes as the third signing as part of the special series of releases curated by Blasko.  THE CROOKED WHISPERS formed in 2020 during the global pandemic and released their debut studio album ‘Satanic Melodies’ and the ‘Galaxy of Terror / Hail Darkness’ EP through Bandcamp. The « satanic psych …

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ACID KING and JOSIAH join PostWax Vol. II series; Blues Funeral Recordings launches Kickstarter for exclusive vinyl subscription!

Blues Funeral Recordings have revealed stoner metal pillars ACID KING and cult heavy psych rockers JOSIAH will join the second volume of their groundbreaking PostWax vinyl subscription series. The label launched a Kickstarter on April 1st to sign up subscribers for the 9-volume project. The PostWax series presents exclusive limited edition records from some of the best stoner rock, doom and heavy psych bands on …

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Nashville psychedelic and prog metal warriors HOWLING GIANT issue cosmic first single off upcoming ‘Alteration’ EP; preorder available now!

Nashville, Tennessee’s HOWLING GIANT invite you to a seven minute cosmic journey of fire and fury with their breathtaking new single « Luring Alluring Rings », streaming on The Sleeping Shaman. The band is set to release their fan-curated new EP ‘Alteration’ through Bandcamp on April 20th. Clocking in at twenty minutes, HOWLING GIANT‘s cosmic-bound instrumental EP ‘Alteration’ is the unexpected outcome of numerous lockdown streams on Twitch, with each …

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Oakland hard rock visionary THADEUS GONZALEZ share details for new album on Rebel Waves Records; watch « The Death Of A Good Hustle » via MXDWN!

Oakland hard rock and alt-punk artist THADEUS GONZALEZ has joined the Rebel Waves Records ranks, for the worldwide release of his third studio album ‘Opposites Faces’ on July 16th. Today, the charismatic frontman unveils his brand new video « The Death Of A Good Hustle » exclusively on MXDWN!  « Thadeus is able to balance accessible classic rock sensibilities with an adventurous spirit. This dichotomy …

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US sludge pioneers BONGZILLA share live session and new single « Earth Bong/Smoked/Mags Bags »; ‘Weedsconsin’ out 4/20 on Heavy Psych Sounds.

Wisconsin’s sludge behemoths BONGZILLA release a 13-minute monster track from their awaited fifth studio album ‘Weedsconsin’, due out 4/20 on Heavy Psych Sounds. Watch the thunderous trio perform « Earth Bong/Smoked/Mags Bags » now exclusively on Revolver Magazine! It’s been 16 long years since Bongzilla released their last album, 2005’s ‘Amerijuanican’. But come 4/20, the drought is due to end with the release of ‘Weedsconsin’, the …

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US rock collective BIG SCENIC NOWHERE (w/ Fu Manchu, Yawning Man, Mos Generator members) share new single « Murder Klipp »; new album coming this fall!

Pacific Coast-based rock collective BIG SCENIC NOWHERE unveil their spellbinding new single « Murder Klipp » today via Metal Injection! The band formed by Bob Balch, Gary Arce, Tony Reed and Bill Stinson will the release of their sophomore full-length ‘The Long Morrow’ in the fall of 2021.  BIG SCENIC NOWHERE is the ambitious project formed by Bob Balch (Fu Manchu) and Gary Arce (Yawning Man), joined by Bill Stinson on drums (Yawning Man) and Tony Reed (Mos Generator) …

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UK’s occult doom champions DEAD WITCHES premiere first track off ‘Doom Sessions Vol. 666’ EP with WITCHTHROAT SERPENT on Heavy Psych Sounds!

Heavy Psych Sounds teamed up with Decibel Magazine to unveil the very first track from ‘Doom Sessions Vol.666’ — the split EP with UK occult doom metallers DEAD WITCHES and French stoners WITCHTHROAT SERPENT to be released on June 18th and available to preorder now.  This new song « D.I.E. (Dragged Into Emptiness) » is a strong intent statement for DEAD WITCHES, who recently welcomed their new …

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Philly heavy rockers HIGH REEPER debut first track off upcoming ‘Doom Sessions Vol. 5’ EP with HIPPIE DEATH CULT on Heavy Psych Sounds; preorder up now!

Philadelphia proto-metal flagbearers HIGH REEPER teamed up with Invisible Oranges to present the first track taken from their upcoming ‘Doom Sessions Vol.5’ EP with Portland heavy rock revelation HIPPIE DEATH CULT. The album will be issued on May 14th and can be preorder now on Heavy Psych Sounds.  Heavy Psych Sounds’ vaunted ‘Doom Sessions’ series has presented fresh new songs from some of the heaviest bands …

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Monster Magnet cover POOBAH’s « Mr. Destroyer » from 1972 album ‘Let Me In’; Ripple Music to issue full band anthology in 2021.

POOBAH’s 1972 anthem « Mr. Destroyer » is back to the forefront again! The cult psychedelic rock trio’s debut album ‘Let Me In’ was just repressed for the fifth time on vinyl by Ripple Music, who also announce the upcoming release of the ‘Burning In The Rain: A Poobah Anthology’ this year. A quintessential release that proto-metal and 70s rock fans will need to add to their collection!  « An unmissable …

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