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I need more hours in the day. Never has that been more evident than when faced with reviewing the latest release from Steven Wilson, The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories). You see Dolly Parton worked 9-5. I’d love that, what a way to make a livin’, but I work way more hours [...]
Sometimes, very rarely for me these days, along comes an album that really blows you away. Properly knocks your socks off. An album so good, you can only talk about it in clichés. Then, to make things even better, a promise of a rather exciting new collaboration from said sock knocker-offer brings even more uncontainable [...]
Not long to go now until the much anticipated collaboration between prolific Porucupine Tree mainman Steven Wilson and Mikael Åkerfeldt, leader and chief creative driving force for Swedish progressive metal legends OPETH, Storm Corrosion is released and we can’t wait. “We never discussed what we were going to do,” recalls Åkerfeldt. “I went down to [...]
I’m desperately fed up of being told that 2012 has been full of outstanding releases. This has led me to the conclusion that either everyone around me is getting deaf in their old age, or so desperate for good music, they’re not listening properly and accepting whatever comes their way. Now for my next challenge; [...]
What better way to start your day than with hearing a new track from the forthcoming Anathema album. The track is titled ‘The Beginning And The End’ and features on the forthcoming album ‘Weather Systems’ which is released on Kscope on April 9th Even better still, head over to http://www.burningshed.com/store/kscope/confirmfreedownload/46/ and download the track for [...]
Weather Systems is the follow-up 2010’s We’re Here Because We’re Here. That album featured prominently in numerous end-of-year polls and the producer, Steven Wilson (Porcupine Tree), has described it as ‘definitely among the best albums I’ve ever had the pleasure to work on.’ The bar for Weather Systems has been set pretty high then but [...]
Indian progressive metal band SKYHARBOR have announced they will release their breathtaking double disc, debut album ‘Blinding White Noise: Illusion & Chaos’ worldwide on April 23rd via Basick Records. Pre-orders are available in store here. The long awaited debut album promises to be a landmark release for the Indian independent music scene, in no small [...]