Tag: Riot Season Records

  • Menimals – ‘Menimals’

    It’s not everyday you encounter a band like Menimals, either in terms of visual or cerebral stimulus. Their high-brow descriptor intones of a band, “Experimenting the psychotropic properties of sound and exploring the power of the Elements in relation to the Platonic solids influenced by the Monomyth.” No less. Further, that they comprise the following…

  • Bad Guys – ‘Bad Guynaecology’

    Bad Guys – ‘Bad Guynaecology’

    Bad Guys are “a midlander, a southerner, a Canadian and a Hungarian. Double necks, double kicks and no mic stand. Long hair, grey hair, bald-heads and beards. A shitload of rock. The works. Sounds like a plan. As well as playing with the likes of Circle and Oxes, these guys have earned a reputation for crashing…

  • Sloath – ‘Deep Mountain’

    Sloath – ‘Deep Mountain’

    Sloath released their eponymous sold-out album in 2010 on Riot Season, with the promise of more to follow, soon… The vagaries of life though, saw fit to enforce a 4 year wait for their shortly to be released follow-up album “Deep Mountain”. Following various permutations since their original formation in 2007, the band played a…

  • Blown Out – ‘Drifting Way Out Between Suns’

    Blown Out – ‘Drifting Way Out Between Suns’

    Recently, thanks to Brett Savage of Dead Sea Apes, I was introduced to the sonic delight that is Haikai No Ku’s “Ultra High Dimensionality” – when I saw that sister-band Blown Out were about to release “Drifting Way Out Between Suns”, I knew I had to have more of that sound in my life. My…