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EMILIO APARICIO MOOG – Expansión Galáctica

June 2, 2018

Salvavidas Roja 1969-1971 / Mental Experience 2017 Guatemalan pioneer of psychedelic progressions puts on a spaced-out carnival. Given the “Moog” appendix to his name, it’s easy to guess what instrument Emilio Aparicio, who passed away in 2012, played. What’s not … Continue reading

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BÄTTRE LYSS – Till Den Sträng Som Brast Än Att Aldrig Spänna En Båge

May 3, 2018

Musiklaget 1975 / Sommor 2017 Heavy psych from Sweden to knock one socks off and to pull ’em up again. With their only album’s title being one of the longest for its time, this group deserved some attention at least … Continue reading

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WHITE HILLS & DER BLUTHARSCH – Desire

April 27, 2018

Ván 2018 Krautrock rendezvous between American purveyors of psych and Austrian industrialists. When two different entities go in search of space, common ground may seem to define potential success, but while these two collectives could agree on stoner approach, they … Continue reading

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STRAY – All In Your Mind – The Transatlantic Years 1970-1974

February 24, 2018

Transatlantic 1970-1974 / Esoteric 2017 Inaugural glory of English venerable ensemble who serve up imaginative simplicity with a spear and a smile. Though might be STRAY’s final album, they’re still too active to be deemed fallen heroes, yet the quartet … Continue reading

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MAKS – 3 Ft No Diving

January 12, 2018

Lebbink 2017 Immersive pop-rock from a Dutch artist wh0’s not afraid to hit the bottom to make a splash. Peter Lebbink, or Maks A, has been around for a long time, but it took a bout of overseas touring to … Continue reading

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