Joyous math rock meets seamless prog.
Lost in the Riots
We'll never get tired of watching these guys rise up in the math rock scene. After a year and a half, the happy riffmongers are back at The Facemelter with new material!
Their quality albums 'Stranger In The Alps' and 'Move On, Make Trails' were released on Lonely Voyage Records, were widely acclaimed and resulted in an immensely successful European tour.
They've now shared the stage with tricot Jakob, Toundra, Delta Sleep, Body Hound, Alpha Male Tea Party, Poly-Math MNHM and many other favourites in the scene.
It's been great seeing just how accomplished these guys are becoming over the years; come and see them at their best!
"Hardcore infused, instrumental math rock." - Echoes And Dust
"A wake up call to the post-rock community that a true talent has arrived and are here to stay" - The Sludgelord
A progressive band without boundaries. The UK-based group seamlessly fuses their rock roots with modern and innovative textures shaping their sound into its own unique statement, reflecting the unflinching vision of composer, lead guitarist and vocalist, Luke Machin.
They've just released their new album ‘Naturalis’ via Inside Out Music (THREE TRAPPED TIGERS, 65daysofstatic, ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead), which takes a look into the world of natural events from both the perspective of mankind and of nature, the band are as engrossed in songwriting and story-telling as they are with technical ability.
Covering a host of dynamics, from hard-hitting riffs to delicate melodic passages, this will hit the spot for fans of a huge range of music.
"Achieves seismic shape-shifts with Zen-like clarity." - Prog
"A dramatic and intense trip" - Louder Than War Magazine
Having released a brilliant, quirky and sonically intense album last year, this duo delight in playing with experimentation, violent riffs and merciless loops.
Born from the need to break the boundaries of the traditional song-forms to see what lies beyond, these two are worth coming and discovering if you haven't had a chance to catch them around London already.
Dead Man's Whiskey are hitting the stage once again for their album launch, with very special guests to be announced.
Scream Blue Murder -
Jack The Envious -
Alaina Roar -
Sharkteeth Grinder -
Story telling, jokes, poetry and other weirdness.
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Stand Up Comedy with your hosts, Josie Long & Nathan Metcalfe.
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The heaviest gig of the year awaits you this May!
Topless stoner rock monsters WITCH TRIPPER.
Nottingham Hard Psych/Stoner Rockers DAMN CRATERS
London's POSSESSOR will be joining them for some thrashed up swamp horror.
And last but not least, monolithic riff beasts MORAG TONG will be opening the proceedings.
DJ set from that super dude Mikey Gilles.
After giving the people's eardrums, brains, hearts and genitalia a well deserved break, Cardiff's EXIT_INTERNATIONAL duel-bass and drum assault return for a short run of UK shows, the first in almost 2 years.
Formed in 2008 (or was it 2009?) as a ploy to fill a support slot with The Melvins at Cardiff Barfly which never materialised, the joke grew legs and became a devastating live act; Touring the UK, hitting Japan and Europe in between, before going into suspended animation in 2015 (Sounds better than 'hiatus' doesn't it?).
The band released the Welsh Music Prize nominiated debut 'Black Junk' (which included the daytime radio-bothering minor hit 'Chainsaw Song') on Undergroove Records and the "100% in 60 minutes" Pledgemusic funded follow-up 'Our Science Is Golden' to critical acclaim.
Hailed as "Ones to Watch" over consecutive years, EXIT_INTERNATIONAL's defiance to stay a modest proposition in the face of inevitable success has seen the band still retain a loyal cult following.
Best of Enemies
Stand Up Comedy with your host, Chris Coltrane.
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NONE OF THE ACTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY MELTED FACES, LEAKED BRAIN GOO OR EXPLODED MINDS THAT MAY OCCUR AS A RESULT OF THIS SHOW. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED.
Lilith Promotions Proudly Presents:
NOCEAN (SWE), EVYLTYDE (UK) and JADE VINE (UK) live at The Black Heart, Camden, MAY 25th.
The new Swedish band Nocean plays melodious, alternative rock with metal influences and electronic elements. A clear, modern sound and heavy rhythms are combined with a strong female voice that varies from soft and sweet to tough and loud.
EVYLTYDE bring the sound of traditional classic metal into the modern age with a mix of killer riffs, searing power chords and melodic vocals.
Jade Vine is a five piece, London based rock band with an alternative/prog rock twist.
Anivian Promotions are pleased to present :
The Voynich Code - 9:45 - 10:30
Antithesis - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfOq7Frheys
I, The Weak - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8c96tc9_8M
Noise Trail Immersion - 9:00 - 9:30
We Are Sleeping - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXUDOwPxwzc
Organism - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fIGgSWVZpFI
ARCAEON - 8:10 - 8:40
Ocean Planet - 7:20 - 7:50
SJM Concerts proudly present:
plus special guests
A little late after the official release date but in time to have the Vinyl, this show will be your chance to come join GURT and celebrate the release of their epic new album on their home turf... featuring support from some like minded party people. Our good friends and 'Split Roasters' Limb, the wild Leicester mob Temple of Lies and London stoner newcomers Oak... there will be lots of fun and games on the night and a chance to pick up loads of cool merch and even a copy of the album!
‘One to watch for 2015’ Alex Baker / Kerrang! Radio & TV
‘This might be only Pryti’s first full-length album, but if it’s anything to go by, she’s in for a long career.’ 4.5/5 Hit The Floor
Pryti is a hard rock/grunge singer songwriter from Birmingham UK. Her influences range from Sarah Mclachlan to Deftones. Pryti’s debut album ‘Tales of a Melancholic’ received critical acclaim in the UK and USA. It was produced by Justin Hill (Sikth, Heart of a Coward, Bury Tomorrow). She wrote, sang, played the guitars and bass and released it on her label Welcome To Pariahville. Her Youtube channel has had over 1 million views and has been played on Total Rock, Kerrang Radio, Amazing Radio, Scuzz TV and BBC Introducing West Midlands. Don’t miss her debut gig at The Black Heart.
Scruff of the Neck presents
THE BLACK ROSES
'Infectious indie rock'
THE BEAUTIFUL GAME
'Driving, chugging, and instantly anthemic and catchy choruses. Brit pop with teeth and a score to settle'
'a blaze of high-energy thumping rhythms and solemn, fuzzier-than-an-ewok guitar riffs' - www.7bitarcade.com
The lyrics are 'fucking political' and the sound is hefty cum thoughtful - a violent protester in a beret.
Scruff of the Neck
“Making waves we shouldn't ignore” - Hattie Pearson, Key 103 & ex-Radio X
'Super-cool imprint” - Manchester Evening News
“Scruff are proving themselves to be instrumental in bringing forward new talent' - Louder Than War
“A one-stop-shop for getting acts to the next level” - Ben Ryles, DHP Family
'Discovering and developing some great talent in Manchester and beyond, it’s exciting to be working with them' - Joe Vesayaporn, Music Glue
"McKane's voice is sublime. Vibrato, falsetto then deep dirty bass tones kick in..Then the guitar kicks in replicating his incredible, complex vocals. His fingers are faster than the human eye and the scales he plays are simply off the scale…soaring and spellbinding solos that scream to us all… in the name of Saint Bon Jovi, download his single “Talk To God” as it's simply epic, anthemic, dreamlike, rocking and so damn catchy...a juddering, flavoursome, flawless set...Ballsy and bloody brilliant!” Metaltalk.net
Kaleb McKane’s single "Talk to God”
KILI LIVE present
Named after the prized possession of Rome’s infamous despot, CALIGULA’S HORSE is a progressive alternative rock band from Brisbane, Australia.
Channeling the raw honesty of rock and the skill of progressive metal into a seamless voice at once energetic, grand and forthright, CALIGULA’S HORSE offers devotees of all strains of powerful and progressive music something unique.
Formed by Sam Vallen and Jim Grey in early 2011, CALIGULA’S HORSE released their debut album “Moments from Ephemeral City ” in April of the same year. "Moments" is a colourful and dynamic foray into modern progressive music, at once vital, eclectic, and memorable. It was followed in 2013 by "The Tide, the Thief & River's End", a dark, powerful narrative concept album about isolation, exodus, and the human spirit overcoming insurmountable odds. It received international acclaim in the progressive music sphere, lauded by rock and metal fans alike. The release of "River's End" saw the group undertake an intense touring regime, including dates with the likes of OPETH, MASTODON, PROTEST THE HERO, THE OCEAN, FIREWIND, TWELVE FOOT NINJA, NE OBLIVISCARIS, and hundreds more. But for CALIGULA'S HORSE this is only the beginning. After joining the roster of THE AGENCY GROUP in North America, AMF Publishing in the UK, and signing with the prestigious German record label INSIDE OUT, the band's sights are firmly set on the rest of the world.
2015 will see CALIGULA'S HORSE release their third record "Bloom", their most vivid, vibrant, and emotional work to date, melding the group's penchant for dramatic colour with the high-energy musical drive the band has become known for across the world. “'Bloom' is very special to all of us - it's an album full of colour and life, vibrancy and energy, but one that breathes in and out with a natural ebb and flow,” says lead vocalist Jim Grey. “It's exactly what we hoped to achieve with Caligula's Horse. To us, this album has a life of its own.”It is the perfect mission statement for an act blurring the line between power and reflection; a musical assertion with depth enough for the most dedicated of prog fans, and with fire enough to bring audiences in venues across the world to fury and their voices to unison.
The Dub Righters
Ming City Rockers
BelowBeyond & Old Empire proudly present:
On 8th July, BelowBeyond takes over the Black Heart, Camden for our one year anniversary!
We kick off at midday with some of the best Vinyl, Art, Merch, Craft sellers from around the UK as well as acoustic and experimental performances to soundtrack your crate diggin' adventure.
Then from 7PM we will be hosting one of the heaviest line ups we've ever had the opportunity to put on:
+DJ's spinning tunes into the early hours!
Stalls announced for the fair:
Blackened Death Records
Don't Care Records
Heavy Ritual Records
Holy Roar Records
Let the Bastards Grind
Me Saco Un Ojo Records
Never Fall Into Silence
Prison Style Tattoo
Riff Rock Records
Sagui Dot Art
Smokin Bones Club
+ More TBC
For any stall enquiries: email@example.com
This is by far the biggest and best event we have put on to date! 12pm-Late
Record Fair; Free as always
Gig from 7pm; £7
StoneWire are a female fronted heavy Blues-Rock 5 piece who’s influences spread across many genres and the blend of Rock, Blues, Country and Heavy Metal produce something that has been described as classic British Rock with a dirty Southern twist. Switching seamlessly from riff-laden rock to melodic anthems, underpinning it all with dynamic rhythms and exceptional vocals. This versatility has lead critics to compare StoneWire to contemporaries such as Black Stone Cherry, The Answer and more recently the Blues Pills.
For StoneWire the mission is simple: take rock back to its roots, bluesy yet heavy, melodic but dirty and most of all... fun!
StoneWire shine! Their performance appears effortless but as you listen you realise a lot of work has gone into this band, their song writing and their passion for the music they create……….we all know we have witnessed something very special.
Great new band fronted by the hugely powerful presence of Sky Hunter
Nicky Horne - Team Rock Radio / The Classic Rock Magazine Show
It's great so see bands like StoneWire, they play just good music and they play it like they mean it, they went down a storm…
If you think bands like Black Stone Cherry are the bee’s knees than StoneWire more than deserve your attention!
Record of the Week - Blues Pills might have cornered the market for female fronted heavy blues but StoneWire are poised to take their share
‘Favourite Bitch’ is confrontational, full of attitude and aggression. An early contender for one of the anthems of the year
Midlands Rocks 8/10
I was impressed by the bands live performance and was again on hearing the album… It’s a big rock record with a southern blues slant and features the powerful vocals of front woman Sky Hunter- and if you think she’s got a powerful voice on record, go and see the band live, you will not be disappointed
Get Ready To Rock 4/5
We are proud to present the first Stone Frequency All Dayer at The Black Heart in Camden featuring:
Oxford based riff hounds Desert Storm have been making a name for themselves since they formed in 2007. From the beginning the band have worked hard...with 3 albums and a demo and relentless touring of the UK & Europe with the likes of Karma To Burn, Nashville Pussy, Peter Pan Speedrock, Honky (ft members of Down/Melvins/Butthole Surfers) as well as support slots to the likes of Orange Goblin, Red Fang, American Head Charge and festival appearances at The Bulldog Bash, The Desertfest, Brisfest & Roadkill (BEL).
Trevor’s Head is a thick, greasy fondue of stoner rock, punk and grunge from a landfill town in the London commuter belt called Redhill. Their sound is that of unhealthy British men who yearn for the desert; all three members share vocal duties over blistering fuzz guitar bolstered by a robust rhythm section.
Oak is a stoner rock band from London. We take retro blues rock riffs influenced by the likes of Cream, make it filthy and downtuned and then get an actual mad man to yell over the top of it.
More bands to be announced
The Young Hearts
Liverpool's undisputed champions of heavy weight sludge. Their new album "A Harrowed Dawn" released through Secret Law Records is a fuckin testament to who heavy these guys have become. NOT TO BE MISSED!
Heavy stoner/psych from Cardiff that will have you grooving and headbanging until your brains melts through your eye sockets. Their latest full-length "We're Already Inside Your Mind" is fuckin RAD BR'AH!!
Chubby Thunderous Bad Kush Masters
London Tie/Dye greasepaint stoner/fuzz recently signed to Riff Rock Records
Hastings sludge/doom power trio deliver leviathan sized riffs and henched walls of grooves.
Come fuckin headbang and party in a sweaty room of riffs and walls of HEAVY grooves this summer!
Imperial Music present
Scruff of the Neck presents
Powerful but intricate alternative rock often compared to Jeff Buckley.
A three-piece band-stroke-bowling team from London Town.
Deep City Diver
Shimmering and textural with a disarming lyricism at heart, Deep City Diver combines widescreen insurgent pop with nocturnal garage rock aesthetics.
SCRUFF OF THE NECK
“Making waves we shouldn't ignore” - Hattie Pearson, Key 103 & ex-Radio X
"Super-cool imprint” - Manchester Evening News
“Scruff are proving themselves to be instrumental in bringing forward new talent" - Louder Than War
“A one-stop-shop for getting acts to the next level” - Ben Ryles, DHP Family
"Discovering and developing some great talent in Manchester and beyond, it’s exciting to be working with them" - Joe Vesayaporn, Music Glue
Anivian Promotions present:
Pay No Respect head to The Black Heart in October, as part of their final ever tour. Joined by special guests Carbine and No Second Chance.
Tuesday 10th October 2017
The Black Heart, Camden
18+ Please bring valid photo iD
£7 ADV /// £9 OTD
Pay No Respect
Hope For The Hopeless:
No Second Chance
Desertscene & Old Empire present:
Tickets £10 (adv)
Kaiju Records Presents
The Bastard Sons
Throw The Goat
Limb To Limb
Hightown Pirates are the band fronted by Simon Mason last seen supporting on Peter Doherty's solo Eudaimonia tour of the UK.
The debut album 'Dry And High' is released this summer and if reaction to the intial tracks put out on Spotify, iTunes etc is anything to go by, they are going to be massive. The full live experience includes a flute player, horn section and backing singer.
RUDY WARMAN & THE HEAVY WEATHER
"Mystical, folky blues. Is it a thing? Yeah. Now, it is anyway. There’s no better way to describe Rudy Warman and The Heavy Weather. From Folkestone, they being with them a sound like no one else. There is a real class about songs like “Air” and “Supertramp” which when mixed with the feel that they might have just pitched up here on their way back from Glastonbury, that makes – rather like Exile on Main St era Stones’ – Heavy Weather anything but. Shimmering and summery, this is music for a hammock on a cloudless day. This chilled out, blissed out vibe is rather exemplified by their closing number “Gazelle” a gorgeous strum of a thing dedicated to the children of war, this is peace and love, and needs your understanding." Maximum Volume Music
Scruff of the Neck are described as a collective “making waves we shouldn't ignore” (Hattie Pearson, Radio X) and a "Super-cool imprint” (Manchester Evening News). High praise indeed, but it's the bands we pick and the shows we promote that make the difference.
This time we present to you:
WE ARE BANDICOOT
Kent five-piece We are Bandicoot topped the lists of Indie tastemakers throughout 2016 and the release of their debut album 'Temper' shows just why these inventive trendsetters are causing such a song and dance.
THE BRIGHT BLACK
The Bright Black are a funk and soul inspired pop band who blend upbeat floor fillers with soulful lyricism and are currently taking Manchester by storm.
Stand Up Comedy with your host Chris Coltrane.
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plus special guests
The Rocket Dolls
The Black Heart & UTA proudly present:
Tickets £16 (adv)
Spoken Word and other Weirdness
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Isengard Promotions Presents:
Craven Idol - 'The Shackles of Mammon' album release show.
Londons finest black thrash villains Craven Idol celebrate the release of their second full length album with an intimate release show at Camdens Black Heart. Due for release this April via DarkDescent Records on LP,CD and Tape
Necro Ritual - Necro Ritual present a release performance for their 3rd upcoming album. One of the most ferocious, hateful live bands in the UK-not to be missed
+ Special guets:
Terra - Black metal soundscapes
This month The Facemelter features some truly brilliant veterans of post-rock, drone and ambient sounds, with new and seasoned projects alike.
Flies are Spies from Hell
Formed 13 years ago, this band has climbed up from humble beginnings to international fame.
The years have seen them move on from small local gigs, to sharing the stage with behemoths such as Russian Circles, And So I Watch You From Afar, *shels, Latitudes and Vessels, to a couple of European tours, and appearances at ArcTanGent and Dunk!festival.
One year after the release of their second album 'Underdog Underfoot', they'll finally grace the stage at The Facemelter.
"Compositional elegance" - Rock Sound
"So beautiful it made me cry." - Echoes And Dust
A powerful, (mostly) instrumental collective, founded and led by Richard Knox (Shield Patterns, Glissando, The Rustle of the Stars) and Angela Chan (Tomorrow We Sail, Lanterns On The Lake, The Rustle of the Stars) that has featured an array of members and collaborators since its formation in 2011, as well as two albums out on Gizeh Records.
Producing dense, drone-like atmospheres with evocative, melodic string and woodwind sections, intertwining guitars and field recordings, their live performance is a mixture of recorded output combined with improvisation to explore progressions in the music every time.
Their ever-flowing lineup of collaborators have included members ofAmenra, Nadja, Gnod, Oiseaux-Tempête and Hundred Year Old Man.
"A rusted industrial aesthetic that lurks in the periphery of perception" - Rock-A-Rolla Magazine
"Back to the days when Godspeed You! Black Emperor came into our lives with their dark and apocalyptic music, warning of pre-millennial doom and despair. " - The Line Of Best Fit
"Gorgeous, shimmering and shuddering" - The 405
Only Echoes Remain
Serving up incredibly cinematic post-rock, without becoming too cliched thanks to generous smatterings of math, ambient and classic prog influences, OER have already played with the likes of Her name is Calla,TOTORRO, VASA, Poly-Math and Waking Aida, and will be releasing their debut LP early this year.
"Well constructed, thoughtful post-rock." - Echoes And Dust
A one-off special event with post-metal favourites Telepathy, who are launching their new album, Canadian hypnotic doom duo ZAUM, and oneHoly Roar Records' newest signings, Wren.
Telepathy (album launch)
Post-metal with a unique edge that engages fans of heavy riffs and haunting atmosphere alike.
From humble beginnings at early versions of The Facemelter many years ago, to perfromances with Oathbreaker, Rosetta, Year Of No Light, and festival performances at Incubate and DesertFest, The Colchester-based four-piece have carved out quite a following across Europe.
Tonight, expect to hear brand new material from their new LP, produced by Jaime Gomez Arellano (Paradise Lost, Cathedral, Ulver).
"A very impressive take on the post-metal genre" - Echoes And Dust
A monolithic doom, mantra-based psychedelic experience, featuring bass and drums merged with sitar and synth textures, layered with melodic vocals and Mongolian throat singing.
The huge impression they've left on post-metal, drone, post-rock and doom fans from gigs including Incubate Festival, have gained them attention from bands such as OM, Sleep and Ufomammut.
This is the duo's fourth European tour, celebrating the release of their latest album 'Eidolon'.
"Layers of synths, sitars, flutes and who knows what else, build up to create a foundation of all-encompassing drone for the bands epic compositions." -The Sludgelord
A powerhouse of raw, controlled fury. This London band flawlessly combine the aesthetics of post-metal pioneers, the bleakness and control of ambient doom and the unbridled rage of sludge metal.
Over the years, they've tested the waters with a couple of shows at The Facemelter, a few short UK tours, and more recently, have begun their climb through the ranks with the release of their latest EP 'Host' via Holy Roar Records, support slots with Minsk, Kowloon Walled City, Bossk, Rough Hands and Bad Guys, and a gig at the famed Incubate Festival in The Netherlands.
If ever a band encompassed seething angst that's moments away from bubbling over the surface, this is it.
"Completely steals your soul" - Heavy Planet
"Righteous in its violence, thoughtful in its execution thereof, and devastatingly heavy." - The Obelisk
“A fabulous new talent” Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2
“Aaron Keylock is on the brink of international stardom” Daily Mirror - Top Tips for 2017
“ [A] shred-packed, flair-to-spare debut” Classic Rock
“Regal blues” Q Magazine
“New Solo Superstar” Kerrang!
“If anyone can shred like Gary Moore, this young buck can” Metal Hammer
“The New UK guitar hero” Shindig
“Toe-tapping electric blues beast” Total Guitar
“UK blues sensation” Guitar Techniques
“Rollicking Southern rock” Blues in Britain
“Frantic blues...a clear and present talent” R2 Magazine
“Bursts with freshness and vitality...a striking and powerful debut” Fireworks
“It’s the kind of blues rock album you can imagine Keith Richards listening to and declaring that Keylock is a cool cat” Powerplay
“18 year old Guitar god” Dave Gilyeat, BBC Radio Oxford
“Precociously amazingly talented” BBC Introducing Oxford
“This guy may only be 18 but he has chops that most young guitarists could only pray for.” Music News
“This album should be the catalyst for him to have a long career.” All About The Rock
“A striking and powerful debut” Rocktopia
“Cut Against The Grain” is one of the finest debut record’s in years.” - Maximum Volume Music
“Believe the hype” Hard Rock Hell Magazine
“Definitely one to watch” Devils Gate Media
“A new rockstar has arrived” Bluebird Reviews
“[A] visionary ability” - Get Ready To Rock
“Cut Against The Grain is a precocious, prodigious debut” Planet Mosh
“Keylock’s train has well and truly left the station and is already chugging towards the promised land” Stereoboard
“Teenage guitar sensation” Cack Blabbath
“Aaron Keylock is about to take over the rock world” Dead Press
Basement Torture Killings achieve 10 years of murderous snuff mayhem in 2017 as well as release their latest full length audio evidence file "There's Something About Beryl" to honour this momentous occasion the annual Snuff Fest is being replaced with this murderous event featuring:
General Surgery (SWE) - Do we really need to introduce these surgeons to you? Medical Malpractice and messy blood soaked gore grind is a certainty.
Basement Torture Killings (UK) - Beryl is once again brimming with anticipation at the slaughter that awaits. Teddys going to get it and so are you!!! Since its our 10th Birthday we may even have some old friends join us in this Snuff Ritual
Kadaverficker (GER) - We met these depraved Germans in a sweaty basement in Belgium and decided they needed to join us in live murder. Drunken gore awaits
FOETAL JUICE (UK) - UK Heavy Weights (well not literally they aren't mammoths) but you know what i mean. They have shared the stage with BTK on many an occasion and it would not be a party with out them.
PaRtY-CaNnOn (UK) - Party Slams from Scotland, they also have the best logo in all of death metal.
Necrosis (UK) - Brutal Death from Bristol, currently working on there new album Necrosis are going to fuck you up.
Fractured Insanity (BE) - The very first BTK murder tour included these Tech Freaks and we can't wait for them to once again lay waste to London.
Brutal Sphincter (BE) - Shit smeared, scat obsessed Gore Grind from Belgium
Colpocleisis (UK) - Brutal Slamming Death Insanity from Liverpool.
Catastrophic blunt force intracranial haemorrhage leaking from ruptured eardrums (CxBxFxIxHxLxFxRxE) UK Brutal Gorenoise
So the question is what are you waiting for????? Order your tickets now!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Two years in the making, we are delighted to launch our 14th album, Wish You Were Heretic. England's fields are ploughed to reveal their sullied under soil. We plot the career of artist and huckster occultist Charles Pace, from his murals at Boleskine, via the murderous hills of Warwickshire to incredulous blasphemies on the dolce vita. An encroaching psammosere replaces the village green as we explore the undulating correspondences between M R James and Robert Graves. England's puritan dream dissolves to a leering priapic demon sphere. Pagan post punk, incantatory monologues and gnostic insinuations, Wish You Were Heretic is English Heretic's heaviest incarnation to date.
Mark Dicker with John Doran
Heavy electronic sound-play for the discerning gentlelistener from Atelier. Mark Dicker formerly of Trencher and Palehorse.
Mark will be renewing his powerful spoken word and electronic collaboration with author of Jolly Lad, John Doran.
Check out their work on the track Hypnotherapy .
Dean Brannagan (English Heretic), John Doran (The Quietus)
THE STRANGERS come to The Black Heart on March 25th alongsideVuromantics. Plus support from both Katalina Kicks & BELLA LOKA. Join us for a fantastic evening of live music!
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