Category: Psychedelic

Gig Review: Fuzz

This peace originally appeared in The Thin Air Who: Fuzz Where: Whelans, Dublin When: September 2nd 2015 With garage and psych rock undergoing a serious resurgence over the last couple of years, most fans would agree that artists such as Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Only’s and Ty Segall have spearheaded its modern day…

Gig Review: Reverberation Festival

This peace originally appeared in The Thin Air All photo’s courtesy of Ste Murray What: Reverberation Festival Where: The Grand Social, Dublin When: August 14th & 15th, 2015 With psych music these days now affording its current crop of disciples, a broader platform of sound experimentation to play with, it was in no way surprising…

New Video: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – “The River”

Melbourne’s finest perveyors of psychedelia induced garage rock King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, are set to release their latest full length offering Quarters next month. The record will feature four songs, each lasting an even 10 minutes & 10 seconds in length, and so to tide us over, the seven piece have unleashed a trippy new video for the album’s opening track;…

Gig Review: Pond

Who: Pond Where: The Corner Hotel, Melbourne When: February 3rd 2015 This review originally appeared on Tonedeaf.com.au As soon as the lights dimmed Perth’s finest purveyors of all things psychedelic Pond were greeted with such a rousing response from the highly animated audience, you’d swear they’d just walked out onto a hometown stage. Every section of Swan Street’s…

Album Review: Pond – “Man It Feels Like Space Again”

This review originally appeared on Tonedeaf.com.au Having already released three full length albums it seemed as though Pond were intent on being able to fly under the radar of the mid-noughtie’s psyche-rock resurgence. Things however took a not so unexpected lift-off for the Perth natives, following high praise both at home and abroad, for their 2012 release…

Gig Review: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard

Who: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Where: The Ding Dong Lounge, Melbourne When: September 17th 2014 This review originally appeared on Tonedeaf.com.au To say that Melburnian’s King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard have gathered a bit of momentum in their short time together would be one hell of an understatement. The seven strong psyche and garage rock…

Album Review: White Denim – “Corsicana Lemonade”

Prolific, enthralling and mind mindbogglingly under-rated, are just some of the terms, that can be justifiably affiliated with Texan’s White Denim. With the release of their fifth record ‘Corsicana Lemonade’, White Denim have flourished ardently, from the raw energy and garage rock sounds, that encompassed their 2008 debut ‘Workout Holiday’. From parading influences as diverse as their home…