Rock Reviews

Rock Reviews

A.A. WILLIAMS - Forever Blue

A.A. WILLIAMS – Forever Blue

The long-awaited debut of the London-based artist is a gem of sorrowful post-rock, characterized by great contrasts and a suave voice ...
EGOERA - Fortuna

EGOERA – Fortuna

Greek post-rock trio Egoera debuted with "Fortuna", bringing together vibes from God Is An Astronaut and If These Trees Could Talk ...
PARADISE LOST - Obsidian

PARADISE LOST – Obsidian

Paradise Lost condensed thirty years of music in "Obsidian": let's rediscover gothic rock with the masters from Halifax ...
MAMMOCK - Itch

MAMMOCK – Itch

What's genius? According to Mammock, it is to reap the best fruit from 30 years of alternative rock and reinvent them in a changing and previously unseen union ...
MONO & A.A. WILLIAMS - Exit In Darkness

MONO & A.A. WILLIAMS – Exit In Darkness

Post-rock titans Mono were pretty far-sighted when they decided to work with Londoner A.A. Williams: the result is a double single shining with its own light ...
ORANSSI PAZUZU - Mestarin Kynsi

ORANSSI PAZUZU – Mestarin Kynsi

Four years after "Värähtelijä", the craziest Finns in town are back with "Mestarin Kynsi", an evil and obsessive album with a strong Seventies feel. ...
BENT KNEE - You Know What They Mean

BENT KNEE – You Know What They Mean

After a tough year, the Boston sextet came back with "You Know What They Mean", a musical explosion released by InsideOut Music ...
ANOICE - Ghost In The Clocks

ANOICE – Ghost In The Clocks

With "Ghost In The Clocks", Anoice follow the path of their previous "The Black Rain" and tell an emotional story combining both classical music and post-rock ...
/ 2019, Ambient, Anoice, Post-Rock, Reviews, Ricco Label
NOEKK - Waltzing In Obscurity

NOEKK – Waltzing In Obscurity

A German poet's lyrics have awakened Noekk's creative spirit again, the result is "Waltzing In Obscurity", eleven years after their last album ...
65DAYSOFSTATIC - replicr, 2019

65DAYSOFSTATIC – replicr, 2019

Borders between dance, ambient, rock, glitch and drone have never been so useless: "replicr, 2019" by 65daysofstatic takes us face to face with the collapse ...
MIKE PATTON & JEAN-CLAUDE VANNIER - Corpse Flower

MIKE PATTON & JEAN-CLAUDE VANNIER – Corpse Flower

For his captivating new album "Corpse Flower", Faith No More's frontman joined forces with Fench cultured pop genius Jean-Claude Vannier ...
PELICAN - Nighttime Stories

PELICAN – Nighttime Stories

Six years later, Pelican are back with their hardcore flavored post-metal on Southern Lord with "Nighttime Stories", in memory of Jody Minnoch ...
RUSSIAN CIRCLES - Blood Year

RUSSIAN CIRCLES – Blood Year

US post-metal legends Russian Circles released "Blood Year" via Sargent House and left quite a deep mark on the scene ...
ONCE UPON A WINTER - Pain And Other Pleasures

ONCE UPON A WINTER – Pain And Other Pleasures

Fans of Kauan, GIAA and Mono should never miss Greek post-rockers Once Upon A Winter's third album: "Pain And Other Pleasures" is a sublime discovery, indeed! ...
BARS OF GOLD - Shelters

BARS OF GOLD – Shelters

Let's delve into the realm of independent rock music with "Shelters" by Bars Of Gold, the Michigan band born from Wildcatting and Bear Vs. Shark ...
SICK SAD WORLD - Imago Clipeata

SICK SAD WORLD – Imago Clipeata

Through the fire of Notre Dame. Sludgy post-metal band Sick Sad World try to go beyond Amenra's lesson in "Imago Clipeata" ...
ORBITER / ROADOG - Split

ORBITER / ROADOG – Split

These two young Finnish bands will delight fans of stoner, indie and space rock with the quality of this two-song split ...
HANORMALE - Reborn In Butterfly

HANORMALE – Reborn In Butterfly

The "Reborn In Butterfly" unique compositive process resulted in an avant-black metal album as you never heard before ...