Tag: Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia

  • EP Review: Steven McNamara – ‘Wake Up Lie Down’

    Every now and again you are confronted with the unwelcome news, that a band you have come to cherish and respect, have decided to call it a day. Such was the case recently with Formes – I had been eagerly awaiting a vinyl release date for their debut album ‘Dysphoria Part 1‘, only to be…

  • Album Review: Sudakistan – ‘Caballo Negro’

    Album Review: Sudakistan – ‘Caballo Negro’

    Photo by: Christian Apolo ‘Caballo Negro’ or Black Horse by Sudakistan is an album I was destined to hear. In the week leading up to Liverpool Psych Fest 2104, if El Lobo first came to me in the guise of ‘Dale Gas’, then ‘Rabia‘ literally injected me with Sudakistan’s rabid frenzy. My pack allegiance was…

  • EP Review: Mamuthones – ‘Symphony For The Devil’

    EP Review: Mamuthones – ‘Symphony For The Devil’

    Mamuthones, in concert with their appearance at Liverpool Psych Fest this past weekend, cement their “Street Fighting Man” credentials with the release of their, ‘Symphony For The Devil’ EP. As the name suggests, Alessio Gastaldello’s cohorts take the Rolling Stones classic, liberally sprinkle it with their trademark, Italian Occult Psychedelic dust, and serve it up in…

  • EP Review: MDME SPKR – ‘Humanoid’

    EP Review: MDME SPKR – ‘Humanoid’

    MDME SPKR‘s ‘Humanoid’, vinyl is not even in my sweaty little mitts quite yet, but the sense of anticipation on this one goes wwwaaayyy beyond palpable! The official release date is October 01st, only 4 more sleeps, only 4 more sleeps… How long have I been waiting for this? Since 13:25 on 11th March 2014,…

  • New Release: Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia Presents – ‘PZYK Vol.1’

    New Release: Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia Presents – ‘PZYK Vol.1’

    Sadly I can’t make it to Liverpool Psych Fest this weekend, if any kind soul wants to pick me up a copy of this, I will be forever in their debt… From the Piccadilly Records webpage; Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia are thrilled to announce the release of PZYK Vol.1 – a deluxe triple vinyl…

  • Album Review: Radar Men From The Moon – ‘Subversive I’

    Album Review: Radar Men From The Moon – ‘Subversive I’

    I have had the unbridled pleasure of witnessing Radar Men From The Moon in their natural live, improvisational element, on two rapturous occasions now. Last year, following the release of their ‘Strange Wave Galore’ long player, then earlier this year in concert with The Cosmic Dead for their collaborative, shamanic wig-out, ‘Audio Test 001.epl 15…

  • Happening: Cardinal Fuzz – Sonic Attack at Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia, Saturday 26th September

    Happening: Cardinal Fuzz – Sonic Attack at Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia, Saturday 26th September

    This weekend sees Cardinal Fuzz in full flight with their Sonic Attack at Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia on Saturday 26th of September. 4 parts of the enviable Cardinal Fuzz roster, in the shape of elemental forces of nature – The Heads, Cult Of Dom Keller, Kandodo 3 and Dead Sea Apes will grace the…

  • Tour News: The Underground Youth, UK Autumn Tour

    Tour News: The Underground Youth, UK Autumn Tour

    The Underground Youth are out on the road in the UK during September and October in support of their latest ‘Haunted’ LP, kicking off with the Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia… 25/09/15 – LIVERPOOL – Liverpool Psych Fest 01/10/15 – GLASGOW – Nice n Sleazy 03/10/15 – MANCHESTER – Islington Mill 04/10/15 – RUGBY –…

  • LP Review: The Underground Youth – ‘Haunted’

    LP Review: The Underground Youth – ‘Haunted’

    Image by Mattias Launois Photo The Underground Youth return with yet another vinyl masterpiece, their latest triumph, in the shape of ‘Haunted’. Such is the buzz, for those in the know, around The Underground Youth – that the Fuzz Club Records deluxe vinyl edition of 100, sold out immediately on the day the pre-order was…

  • Live Review: Reverence Festival, Valada Portugal 2015 – Day 1

    Live Review: Reverence Festival, Valada Portugal 2015 – Day 1

    Reverence, (noun), a feeling or attitude of profound respect, usually reserved for the sacred or divine; devoted veneration… so says the Collins English Dictionary – if ever an event lived up to it’s billing, this is it. Last year, by the time the inaugural Reverence Valada was announced, I had already committed my meagre gig-chest to…