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Roadburn 2015 - Thou

THOU To Rain Acid Torrents Of Sludge At Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:43 pm

On the banks of the Mississippi there dwells a ferocious beast with an open third eye that, when you look in it, shows you the parts of yourself you wish you could forget. THOU have been haunting Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and just about everywhere else on tour for the better […]

Roadburn 2015 - AW

Acid Witch To Unleash Their Metal Movie Marijuana Massacre Meltdown Upon Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:37 pm

Having been nourished on a sick, spooky-ooky diet of old school (death) metal, VHS fright flicks and psilocybin, Detroit’s psychedelic doomsters Acid Witch will bring their 80s inspired metal movie marijuana massacre meltdown to the 20th edition of Roadburn Festival on Saturday, April 11 at Het Patronaat in Tilburg, The […]

Roadburn 2015 - The Tower

Uppsala’s The Tower To Put Forth Their Heavy 70s Loyalism at Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:25 pm

Turning their back on modernity, Uppsala Sweden’s four-piece The Tower found inspiration in proto-metal, turning the band’s eponymous debut album, Hic Abundant Leones (Bad Omen Records) into a captivating demonstration of their cool retro vibes and penchant for esoteric lyrical references. Taking the best parts of hardrock, psychedelic rock, caveman […]

Roadburn 2015 - The Golden Grass

The Golden Grass To Bring Feelgood Vibes To Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:17 pm

Today we’re thrilled to announce The Golden Grass will bring their sunshiny harmonies and positive vibe the 20th edition of Roadburn Festival on Sunday, April 12 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands. With smiles on their faces and catchy melodies in songs like ‘Wheels’ and ‘One More Time’, […]

Roadburn 2015 - The Picturebooks

The Picturebooks Bring Raw Blues Infused Garage Rock To Roadburn Festival 2015

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:03 pm

Constantly pushing the limits of sound with an arsenal of self-modified instruments, Germany’s The Picturebooks tap into buzzy blues and glorious garage rock territory on Imaginary Horse, their super infectious debut LP for RidingEasy Records. It’s not surprising that The Picturebooks recorded Imaginary Horse in the same garage where they […]

Roadburn 2015 - EYEHATEGOD

Nola’s Eyehategod To Inflict Double The Anguish And Pain On Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 1:04 pm

We’re beyond excited to welcome seminal New Orleans, Louisana sluge-legends Eyehategod back to the 20th edition of Roadburn Festival at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands, with two sets of their unique, Southern hardcore-blues-sludge-and-doom on Thursday, April 9 at the main stage, and in Het Patronaat, Friday, April 10th. […]

Roadburn 2015 - Focus

Dutch Prog Rock Legends Focus Confirmed For Ivar Bjørnson’s and Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik’s Houses of the Holistic at Roadburn Festival 2015

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 1:02 pm

We’re elated, nearly speechless to announce that Dutch prog rock legends Focus have been confirmed for Houses of the Holistic, Ivar Bjørnson‘s and Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik‘s curated Roadburn event on Friday, April 10 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands. With their unique brand of progressive rock, Focus established […]

Roadburn 2015 - Bongripper 2ndset

Bongripper To Play Second set at Roadburn 2015 on Sunday, April 12th

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 1:01 pm

In addition to performing their latest album, Miserable, in its entirety on Thursday, April 9th at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands, Chicago instrumental four-piece Bongripper will play a second set on Sunday, April 12th at the traditional Afterburner.

Roadburn 2015 - Death Hawks

Death Hawks and Pekko Käppi & K:H:H:L Confirmed For Ivar Bjørnson’s and Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik’s Houses of the Holistic at Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 1:00 pm

We’re excited to announce that Finland’s own Death Hawks and Pekko Käppi & K:H:H:L have been confirmed for Houses of the Holistic, Ivar Bjørnson‘s and Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik‘s curated Roadburn event on Friday, April 10 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands. “Discovering Death Hawks will certainly remain one of […]

Roadburn 2015 - Tombs

Tombs Brings Sheer Visceral Intensity To Roadburn 2015

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 12:59 pm

Brooklyn’s Tombs is one of the finest heavy bands in the world. Their second album, Path of Totality, pushed them into the vanguard of the burgeoning post-black metal scene, and found its way to more than a few 2012 best of the year lists as well. The band made a […]

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Roadburn Festival 2015: Tickets On Sale!
Posted: October 23, 2014 at 8:09 am

Tickets for the 20th edition of Roadburn Festival, set for […]

Gravmaskin
Song Premiere: Gravmaskin – Roadkill Or Carpet
Posted: October 21, 2014 at 12:59 pm

We have a great premiere for you this afternoon from […]

Moon coven - Haramukh High and Master of The Sky
Song Premiere: Moon Coven – Haramukh High / Master of The Sky
Posted: September 25, 2014 at 12:22 pm

We have a great premiere for you this afternoon from […]

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Song Premiere: 11Paranoias – Surrealise
Posted: September 25, 2014 at 11:28 am

Roadburn is delighted to invite you to listen to the […]

The Well - Samsara
Album Premiere: The Well – Samsara
Posted: September 23, 2014 at 1:39 pm

Today we have the pleasure of bringing you Samsara, the […]

Roadburn 2015 - Mortals
Brooklyn-Based, Blackened-Sludge Metallers Mortals Bring Their Bestial and Singular Blend of Metal to Roadburn 2015
Posted: September 17, 2014 at 1:46 pm

Effortlessly shifting from stoner rock to black metal in a […]

RB 2015 - Artwork by Arik Roper650
Behold: The Official Artwork For Roadburn Festival 2015 by Arik Roper
Posted: September 9, 2014 at 12:23 pm

We’re pleased to unveil the artwork for the 20th edition […]

SP - Ego Trip
Song Premiere: Salem’s Pot: Ego Trip / Yer Doom
Posted: September 4, 2014 at 1:52 pm

We have a great premiere for you this afternoon from […]

NKOTWT
Hear It Here: Roadburn Festival 2014 Audio Streams Online; ASG, Carlton Melton, Mansion and New Keepers of the Water Towers Among Others
Posted: August 27, 2014 at 2:58 pm

How to summarize the 2014 Roadburn Festival? The name of […]

hornss - european tour 2014
Video Premiere: HORNSS – Troubled Rose
Posted: August 27, 2014 at 1:56 pm

All lovers of the riff behold! Roadburn is pleased to […]

Roadburn Approved

The Day After The Sabbath Vol.107:
Song of Tears (Austria Special) Posted Online
Posted: October 21, 2014 at 12:50 pm
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The Day After The Sabbath is a blog specialising in regular compilations of obscure heavy 60s and 70s rock. It’s Rich Aftersabbth’s aim to reveal the secret world of bands that were inspired by the early psychedelic, doom and hard rock greats but were too short-lived, un-commercial or just plain […]

Album of the Day:
Snailking – Storm
Posted: September 29, 2014 at 6:44 pm
Snailking - Storm

Lovingly pinched from Metal Injection: Watching a time lapse videos of say, a building being constructed or something going through the various stages of decomposition, is plenty interesting. The video might be a little bit on the long side, but you know everything you’re watching is slowly working toward some […]

Album of the Day:
Electric Wizard – Time To Die
Posted: September 28, 2014 at 10:52 am
Electric Wizard - Time To Die

Lovingly pinched from About.com: Heavy Metal: It’s been four years since the mighty Electric Wizard brewed up a full-length album in Black Masses. As the Wiz’s devoted fan base awaited their return in the form of new album Time to Die, the band itself took on a different form. Jus […]

Album of the Day:
Winterfylleth – The Divination Of Antiquity
Posted: September 27, 2014 at 2:58 pm
Winterfylleth – The Divination Of Antiquity

Lovingly pinchd from Echoes And Dust: Winterfylleth are a very interesting proposition, and first introduced themselves with an incredible album called Ghosts of Heritage, which truly was a thing of wonder, with lyrical content that was based and seemingly more than keen on the middle ages history – or more […]

Album of the Day:
Botanist VI – Flora
Posted: September 26, 2014 at 9:33 am
Botanist - Flora

Praise for Botanist VI‘s Flora from San Francisco’s aQuarius Records: Another mysterious missive from the verdant realm, which can only mean one thing, the return of Botanist , our local eco-terrorist drum and dulcimer black metal band, who in fact, have actually expanded into a proper band, and have been […]

Album of the Day:
My Brother The Wind – Once There Was A Time When Time And Space Were One
Posted: September 25, 2014 at 3:43 pm
My Brother The Wind - Once There Was A Time When Time And Space Were One

Lovingly pinched from Sea of Tranquility: Once There Was A Time When Time And Space Were One is the third release from Swedish instrumental outfit My Brother the Wind, now coming out via Free Electric Sound, the instrumental division of The Laser’s Edge roster of artists. All I can say […]

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