Archives for February 2015

Bob Marley & The Wailers – Easy Skanking In Boston ’78

2015 is the 70th anniversary of the birth of Bob Marley and as part of a number of events scheduled to celebrate the life of Jamaica's greatest musician, The House Of Marley - which handles his significant legacy - is releasing a 13-track album recorded on The Wailers' US tour in 1978. There are already four other live Marley albums, two of which … [Read more...]

The Juliana Hatfield Three – Whatever, My Love

With a wave of younger bands - everyone from Alvvays to Yuck - exploring a lust for early-‘90s indie-rock idioms, it’s perhaps only fair that some of the original veterans should get a slice of the retro action.  Yet few probably predicated a return for The Juliana Hatfield Three; especially given that the trio released only one album (1993’s … [Read more...]

Desolate Shrine – The Heart of the Netherworld

Abandon all hope ye who shall enter the Desolate Shrine... This should be a disclaimer on the packaging of The Heart of the Netherworld from Dark Descent Records.  If grim, bleak Finnish death metal with hints of black is what you seek then look no further. So you already know that this is going to be dark, now might I add it is heavier than a … [Read more...]

U.K. band Mann Friday’s Song/Video appeal to Emily Eavis for Glastonbury 2015

New Single/Video "Say Yeah! (Emily Eavis)" from Mann Friday is the band's musical appeal to Glastonbury's organizer, Emily Eavis, to book the band for Glasto 2015. Mann Friday is fresh from headlining a sell out show at Shepherds Bush Empire, The Forum and the Islington Academy in London recently and this video is a direct appeal to get the … [Read more...]

Last Harbour – Caul

Although it’s been around three years since Last Harbour’s last studio LP, the group has remained visible and active in-between times, together and apart.  With a series of archival download sets and co-founders David Armes and Kev Craig unveiling a masterful moonlighting album as A.R.C. Soundtracks, the world hasn’t been starved of Last … [Read more...]