Tag Archives: SLEEP

New Years Day – Diary Of A Creep EP

Now, call me a psychic, but before I had even pressed upon the play button of the EP I am about to discuss, I knew what was about to come. A mixture of angelically sweet clean vocals and fury filled screams, all topped off with lots of pounding percussion and chug-a-chug guitars. How did I know? Well, this is ‘Diary Of ...

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Review: Asatta – Spiralling into Oblivion

It’s been far too long since I have had a moment’s peace and quiet to sit down and check out some new music, so as soon as I saw our RAMzine promo-list I snapped at the opportunity knowing things are about to get a whole lot busier as we come to the end of the festival season and lots of ...

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Black Shapes ‘Sleep, Sleep, Sleep’

A lot of people have been making a lot of noise about London hardcore outfit Black Shapes of recent and rightly so. Their previously released EP ‘The Mourning Light’ left them head and shoulders above a somewhat stagnant scene and was simply a lesson in how jaw-breakingly brilliant hardcore music can still be when its executed correctly. Brutal yet concise, it whet ...

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SLEEP RELEASE DOPESMOKER DOUBLE LP REPRESSING THROUGH SOUTHERN LORD RECORDS

Southern Lord Recordings released a deluxe reissue of Sleep’s Dopesmoker LP in Spring 2012 along with an entirely remastered sound and new artwork by dedicated Sleep artist Arik Roper. The reissue additionally featured an unreleased live performance of ‘Holy Mountain’ from San Francisco’s I-Beam in 1994. Due to the overwhelming demand of the first Dopesmoker vinyl pressing, which sold 8000 ...

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