Category Archives: psych rock

The Vintage Caravan – “Gateways”

If there are two genres that have consistently held my attention (and my heart) throughout the years, it is stoner and psychedelic rock. So when The Vintage Caravan’s fourth studio album was offered to me, well… Color me very excited. … Continue reading

Posted in psych rock, stoner metal | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Fierce and The Dead – “The Euphoric”

Does a song need words to set a mood or tell a story? Can instruments without human voices work magic on one’s imagination? Certainly! Think of film soundtracks as an example. The music, along with the visuals, helps to set … Continue reading

Posted in melodic rock, post rock, progressive rock, psych rock, soundtrack | Tagged | Leave a comment

Tusmørke – “Fjernsyn i farver”

Tusmørke are a band that, on paper, I should like a LOT. So when I checked out their last album, I had somewhat high expectations. But after trying a few times with “Bydyra,” I found it too folky and child-like … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, folk rock, progressive rock, psych rock | Tagged | Leave a comment

Earthless – “Black Heaven”

Earthless have been one of the best instrumental bands that you might not know of. The band have recorded albums with 20 minute psychedelic jams that flat out ROCK. They have only featured vocals once in the past and it … Continue reading

Posted in hard rock, psych rock, stoner metal | Tagged | Leave a comment

Malady – “Toinen Toista”

I spent a lot of hours listening to Scandinavian prog. But I also love Finnish prog as well (Finland isn’t part of Scandinavia for those curious). But that entire peninsula has given the world so many great bands over the … Continue reading

Posted in progressive rock, psych rock | Tagged | 1 Comment

Crippled Black Phoenix – “Horrific Honorifics”

Crippled Black Phoenix have always been a band that have done cover songs. They are really good at them too. I suppose it was only a matter of time before they did an all cover album or EP. “Horrific Honorifics” … Continue reading

Posted in art rock, atmospheric metal, experimental rock, psych rock | Leave a comment