Sons of ZÖKU – ËNDLËSS (Copperfeast Records)

Regular readers of my reviews will have picked up that I'm a sucker for modern Oz-based psychedelia / world music, typified by the very wunnerful Kimono Drag Queens, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard,Goat, Narla etc etc.... New to me however are the Adelaide-based psychedelic/world music sextet Sons of Zoku, who return after their 2021..

I AM LOW – Úma (Majestic Mountain Records)

Majestic Mountain Records is proud to announce the signing of Swedish, Umeå-based stoner rock trio I AM LOW for the release of the band's fourth album Úma, out now. Ten years, three albums, two EPs and one line up change, the band (comprising guitarist and vocalist Kristoffer Norgren, bassist  Anton Höög and drummer and backing vocalist Oskar Melander) are now ready to release..

Kimono Drag Queens – Songs Of Worship (Copper Feast Records)

Wow! I have to confess, I got it into my head this lot would be over-the-top exhibitionist glam-rockers (or something like that).....how humungously wrong can you be!! Kimono Drag Queens are a psychedelic/World Music seven-piece with musical influences spanning continents, decades, genres...you name it. With a focus on great rhythmic syncopation linked to intricate arrangements, they’ve..