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Dario Distasi – New Video & EP

Dario Distasi – New Video & EP

Dario Distasi is a rock musician and singer-songwriter based in Manchester, UK. As a teenager, he fell in love with guitar, driven by a passion for rock and blues. Dario recorded and produced his first solo demo, on which he played all of the instruments, in 2015.

His first solo EP, Nowhere Avenue, has been published on all major online platforms in early 2018. Dario’s new EP ‘Letting Go’ is OUT NOW, and you can check out his most recent music video for ‘When The Lights Go Down’ right here: Continue reading →

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Iamthemorning – New Album Details And Tour Dates

Iamthemorning – New Album Details And Tour Dates

Following the success of Iamthemorning’s two studio albums for Kscope – Belighted, the award-winning Lighthouse and their most recent live studio film Ocean Sounds, the Russian duo, comprising of virtuoso classical pianist Gleb Kolyadin and charismatic vocalist Marjana Semkina are releasing their new album entitled The Bell on 2nd August. Continue reading →

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Wizard Rifle Album And Tour News

Wizard Rifle Album And Tour News

Portland, OR noisy metal duo Wizard Rifle who will release their 3rd album on 30th August through Svart Records, are streaming new track ‘Rocket To Hell’.

The band say –

“This sonic stew encompasses all the usual elements of Wizard Rifle: gut-punching, down-tuned sludge punk riffs interwoven with psychedelic overtones and triumphant builds with vocal harmonies and dual yells. Lyrically the song is much like a hangover from a thousand-year orgy of global greed. It deals with the shortcomings of mankind and the individual in the face of the apocalyptic consequences of its self-created extinction. Take the ride; strap in and blast off to this seven-minute rager.” Continue reading →

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Bottlekids Release 25 Days Video

Bottlekids Release 25 Days Video

“We wanted to make a video representing some of the shit gigs we have done in the past. Even though on paper a lot of them weren’t exactly great we always managed to have a decent night and a few beers regardless. We needed someone to play that one person in the audience and we were so buzzing to get Jimmy in the video, he is a local legend in our town and to see him still throwing those shapes at 80 years old is incredible. We just put some beers in front of him and let him loose and he absolutely nailed it.”

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Strandberg Introduces The Boden Bass Series

Strandberg Introduces The Boden Bass Series

Leading headless guitar manufacturer .strandberg* have been busy and have just announced their new bass models. Here’s what they had to say about them.

The Boden Bass series is the culmination of dedicated research and development spanning over two decades to perfect the headless ergonomic design concept along with multi-scale necks for extended range guitars. More than a mere “bass version” of our acclaimed Boden 6, 7 and 8-string guitars, the Boden Bass series was developed from the ground up to meet the requirements of the most discriminating and demanding professional bass players in the world. Continue reading →

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Klone Sign To Kscope And Release Details Of Their New Album

Klone Sign To Kscope And Release Details Of Their New Album

Kscope are extremely proud to announce that French at rock band Klone have signed to the label and are set to release their first studio album for the label in September 2019.

Klone, known for their trademark dark guitar tones and epic brooding soundscapes, have revealed their new studio album is to be titled Le Grand Voyage, and is the follow up to 2015’s studio album Here Comes The Sun Continue reading →

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Martin Bisi Announces BC35: Volume Two

Martin Bisi Announces BC35: Volume Two

Almost one year to the day after the release of acclaimed album BC35: The 35th Anniversary of BC Studio, producer Martin Bisi and Italian label Bronson Recordings will release the followup: BC35: Volume Two.
April 19th, the album will be released in vinyl, CD, and digital formats. Pre-order, here:

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