A few days ago and after having spent some to to work hard on it, Swiss instrumental rock/progressive/metal quartet The Kompressor Experiment finally released its debut full-length album called ’12’ for physical (limited handmade digifile) and digital formats on Bandcamp..In addition to this release-news, the entire album is also available for free streaming at the same location or on the SoundCloud platform...…For the record.THE KOMPRESSOR EXPERIMENT is a quartet from Sion (Switzerland) which offers a blend of instrumental progressive rock, metal, stoner rock and post rock. The band adds to this genre-mix some innovative sounds and tries to push the traditional boundaries of rock music..The musical side of this uncommon project is entwined with a strong visual identity. The band’s enclosed with cinematic esoteric visuals and adds to its shows some mesmerizing abstract video projections..Having recorded an amateur demo in 2013 and played a dozen gigs around Switzerland eversince, THE KOMPRESSOR EXPERIMENT gets into the DIY process of recording its first studio album called ‘DOUZE’ in 2016..For fans of Frank Zappa, Long Distance Calling, Karma To Burn, Pänzerballett….
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Old school Rock with a modern view : The Iron Bastards play a fast and dirty rock’n’roll. Energetic, aggressive, motivated, the Bastards give heavy and powerful shows that will make your ears bleed ! Founded in 2013, the band played fast from its beginning but also work fast and released its two first records in 2014 (‘Boogie woogie sessions’ and ‘Wasteland’) before to begin to work on a full-length album. Tons of high-energy gigs later, Iron Bastards released ‘Boogie woogie violence’ in 2015.
About 22 months after the release of its debut full-length album ‘Living Ends’, French electro-pop/trip-hop/nu-classical one-man-band Farewell (April…) is about to release its second effort called ‘Séquoia’ planned for a physical CD and digital release on October 15th through Diabolo Records and its own imprint Hesat Recordings.
In the meantime, Farewell just unveiled a first excerpt from this upcoming album with the official music video of the single “Doraleen” available right now on YouTube
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Born in Bordeaux, France 2013, Farewell is a electro-pop/trip-hop/nu-classical one-man-band ruled by JB Calluaud (half of April, owner of Hesat Recordings studios) with the aim to create a sonic universe between symphonic music, pop-electronics, soundtracks, lyrical voices and modern music.
In the first lights of 2015, after having unveiled number of audio extracts on the web (Youtube/SoundCloud), Farewell unleashes its debut and self-produced full-length album, called “Living ends”, inspired by cinema, opera and folk music as an introspective journey into the mind and the creative universe of its author/composer.
Less than two years after its debut album, Farewell releases a second full-length record on Fall 2016 called ‘Séquoia’
For fans of Bat for Lashes, Damien Rice, Radiohead
As announced previously and after some audio excerpts (“La physique anarchique”, “[Hapax] – Rosen”), Swiss new-prog’/jazz/electronica/experimental outfit from geneva Penfield just released its new full-length album called ‘Parallaxi5’ for CD Digipack edition and Digital on Bandcamp + the main digital platforms such as iTunes, Deezer, Spotify, Amazon….
In addition to the release news, the album is also available for full streaming at the same location
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Experimental new-prog project inspired by a conceptual brain stimulator created by Sci-Fi cult author Philip K.Dick is its novel ‘Blade Runner’, Penfield is a five-piece Swiss entity evolving between prog, jazz, electronica and post-rock music.
Formed by members and contributors of various bands (Lilium Sova, Delicatefunk, Marie Dahlstrom, Distrip, NAJAVIBES, Fractal Point, Garadh, Rorcal…) with long-time experience, Penfield created a cinematic music which can be describe as soundtrack of invisible movies. For its live shows, the band plays with VJ’s in order to make real audio/visual creations on stage for a better and immersive experience.
In 2012, the band officially released a first audio recording with a one-track album called ‘Temporary autonomous zone’ before to work – one year later – on a score for the short-movie ‘Les chevaliers de la barque bleue’).
As announced previously, some months after its successful release, ‘Choose Your Lie’, the second-full-length album by 90’s Rock/grunge outfits from France Seeds Of Mary will be reissued on October 14th for CD and Digital in order to hit the physical stores with the help of Send The Wood Music (Gnô, Hord, Tess…) / Season Of Mist.
Pre-orders for CD digipack edition are opened on the Season Of Mist webstore while the band just shared 4 songs on SoundCloud before to be officially available on the main legal platforms such as iTunes, Spotify, Deezer, Amazon…
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Born on the ashes of the band Dirt, Seeds Of Mary became officially and really active at the end of the year 2012. But the band worked very fast and a few months later, released its debut full-length album (mid-2013) with a self-titled album well received by both media and public.
After a bunch of gigs and playing with big names such as Nashville Pussy, Seeds Of Mary recorded a second album released on Fall 2015 before an extended worldwide release in 2016.
For Fans of Alice in Chains, Black Label Society, Soundgarden, Led Zeppelin, Guns’n’Roses, Metallica, Pantera, The Cult.
A few weeks after the release of their soon to be acclaimed debut full-length album ‘Domestic Monster’, French 80/90’s (hard)heavy/rock/grunge heroes Stellar Temple just unveiled an official music video illustrating the single “Fucking Miles Away” and available right now on YouTube.
In other news “Domestic monster” released through the newborn music label company NewDeal Music (Nedgeva, Nic-U, We Are Boar…) is still available right now for CD and Digital on Bandcamp and full stream at the same location.