New Music Monday

Morning Mode (DE) – Vessel

"Don't think - just listen". Morning Mode is a progressive / post rock band from Mainz/Wiesbaden (Germany). Morning Mode has accepted the challenge to mix distorted guitars and spherical sounds, time signature changes and catchy melodies. Their live shows are mesmerizing and energetic, never short...

Fried in Salt – The Five (DE)

The 4-piece rock band from Düsseldorf Germany presents a set with a mixture of Alternative Rock, Blues Rock, Indie Rock and Stoner Rock. With their EP "The Five" they present their own rock sound, which can be found somewhere between bands like...

SONUM X (IT) – Purifire

SONUM X is a heavy / psych trio from Mantova (Italy). It is formed by Andrea Bombaci (guitar/vocals), Matteo Sampietri (drums/vocals) and Marco Zerbinati (bass/backing vocals). They debut in 2016 with the eponymous EP that receives positive criticism in the underground...

Deep Valley Blues (IT) – Demonic Sunset

Deep Valley Blues project was born in Catanzaro (Calabria, Italy) from the minds of two musicians Umberto Arena (ex-Bad Trip) and Giandomenico Sestito (Dripping Sin) with the purpose to make some noise. After many line up changes they called two old friends, Giorgio Faini and...

Thermate (FI) – Redshift City

Thermate hail from Kuopio, Finland. The five-piece band conjures the sounds of 70's heavy rock and the 90's stoner rock with joy and ferociousness. After two self-published EPs: Off to Hades (2016) and Black Desert Highway (2017), Thermate signed a deal with the Italian label Argonauta Records. Their highly acclaimed...

Juke Cove (DE) – Selftitled

Raised among the rusty post-industrial ruins of East Germany, Juke Cove creates a powerful mixture of all that’s heavy, doomy, psychedelic, and funky. The band was founded in 2018 in Leipzig by three outlanders sharing passion for spaced out jams and groovy...

Wildchild (RO) – Bruning Road

Wildchild is a stoner/desert/blues rock band composed of four musicians from Sibiu: Ștefi Popa (guitar, main vocals), Emil Dorian (guitar, backing vocals), Dragoș Diaconu (drums), Nicu Baciu (bass, backing vocals). A few months after the band was formed (in 2015), the first two songs were released “Stormblues” and “The...

Luminance – Selftitled (US)

Luminance is composed of two elements both Eastern United States (Philadelphia) and Western United States (Las Vegas) slowly turning into dust.  The band recently released their debut self-titled album mixing instrumental elements of psychedelia, mathematica, rock & roll with post-metal and...

Swerve City (AKL)

Swerve City (AKL) – Dangerous

Swerve City is a band that seems drawn together by fate. The debut release is a cover of Big Data’s ‘Dangerous’ - A song about privacy in the digital age. Swerve City’s interpretation provides a slamming hard rock spin, while keeping the dark message of...

ATRIO (DE) – Blank

ATRIO. The spirit of former rock legends clings to them. The thought of Jimi Hendrix jumps directly in mind and who expects simliar sound, will not be disappointed. To the classical and loud rock sound, they mix bloused rhythms and funky grooves and redefine the...