Masters Of Reality, Corrosion Of Conformity, Orange Goblin, Brant Bjork, and More Booked for Desertfest London 2020

Big metal festival news as long-running Desertfest has made its first announcement for their ninth edition for 2020 in London! Masters Of Reality, Corrosion Of Conformity, Orange Goblin, Brant Bjork, The Picturebooks, Green Lung, The Brothers Keg, Possessor, and Black Orchids are in the first announcement of bands to perform. Desertfest London 2020 takes place 1st – 3rd May in Camden, London, UK. More information and bands to be announced soon! Continue reading

The Picturebooks – The Hands of Time

The relentless push for originality can be as paralysing as it is focusing. For bands that stake their entire existence on pushing the boundaries sonically, every new release is another chance to be skewered by their own need for clear and evident advancement. Continue reading

Clutch – The Picturebooks – Inspector Cluzo: Live at Academy, Manchester (UK)

 

A last gig of the year sees me take in the familiar sound of Clutch, with dual support from Inspector Cluzo, a Funk/Soul n’ Roll duo from Gascony, France, and German Blues-Rock act The Picturebooks. After a brief chat with Jean-Paul from Clutch prior to the gig, I took my place up to take in the evening’s entertainment. Continue reading

The Picturebooks Plot European Tour Dates With Clutch

Hot on the heels of announcing an extensive European tour, The Picturebooks have announced they will act as the direct support to Clutch in November and December as well. The band is currently in the studio recording the follow-up to last year’s Home Is a Heartache (Another Century). Continue reading

Las Rageous Festival To Feature A Perfect Circle, Judas Priest, Ghost, Five Finger Death Punch And More

The 2018 Las Rageous festival will take place on Friday, April 20th and Saturday, April 21st, 2018 at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center in Las Vegas. After a successful debut in 2017, the festival is back with an even bigger lineup this year. Continue reading

Desertfest London Starts Tomorrow, Remaining Tickets Moving Fast!

Candlemass, by Hillarie Jason

Desertfest’s 2017 London edition kicks off this Friday, April 28th and is set to shake music fans to their very souls. Headlined by the almighty SLEEP, Desertfest London also features Candlemass, Turbonegro, Slo Burn, Wolves In The Throne Room, Saint Vitus, John Garcia Band, Bongzilla and more. Tickets are running out for all venues fast and are expected to sell out. Get rolled up, dipped, and ready to blaze with Ghost Cult’s festival preview. Continue reading

The Picturebooks – Home Is A Heartache

Gütersloh may be a long way from the Louisiana swamps, but German two-piece The Picturebooks sound like they were born and raised on nothing but the Blues along the Mississippi. The band’s sophomore release and début for Another Century, Home Is A Heartache, is raw Blues Rock stripped to the bare essentials; a fuzzy guitar, stomping drums, and soulful vocals. Continue reading

Turbonegro, Samsara Blues Experiment, The Picturebooks, Satan Satyr’s Booked For Desertfest London 2017

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The Desertfest Franchise continues to climb with the first bands announced for Desertfest London 2017 . Already announced in the first wave are Turbonegro, Samsara Blues Experiment, The Picturebooks, Satan Satyr’s, Vodun, and more. More bands to follow soon. Ticket information is listed below: Continue reading

Orange Goblin, Red Fang, etc Confirmed For Desertfest Berlin

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The fourth edition of Desertfest Berlin has been confirmed at the Astra Kulturhaus from April 23-25, 2015. Confirmed artists for the event include:

RED FANG (USA)
ACID KING (USA)
BLACK PYRAMID (USA)
DOPETHRONE (CAN)
THE PICTUREBOOKS (GER)
MOTHER ENGINE (GER)
ORANGE GOBLIN (UK)
UFOMAMMUT (IT)
KARMA TO BURN (USA)
LO-PAN (USA)
DIRTY FENCES (USA)
RIFF FIST (AUS)
BRANT BJORK & THE L.D.P. (USA)
MY SLEEPING KARMA (GER)
CONAN (UK)
THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX (USA)
BRUTUS (NOR)
MOUNTAIN WITCH (GER)
TRAVELIN JACK (GER)

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