Queens of the Stone Age - …Like Clockwork
Been a QOTSA fan for years now so I’ve been waiting a long time for a new LP and it doesn’t disappoint. Picked this up at Fopp Bristol.
Old Soul - Tidal Lock
12”, Olive Green
Incredible Black metal/post rock influenced screamo. Beautiful packaging by Dog Knights Productions. FFO: Deafheaven, Alcest, Envy, Funeral Diner.
Modern Life is War - Fever Hunting
Monolithian - One/Zero
The combined pressing of the bands two EP’s on a 12”. Awesome black/doom band from the South West. Released by Moshtache, Church Of Fuck, Bitter North, Riotous Outburst and Atomsmasher.
Kate Bush - Hounds of Love
This album speaks for itself really.
Full of Hell - Rudiments of Mutilation
One of my albums of the year. Also played my favorite show of the year alongside Code Orange Kids and Circle Takes the Square.
Grappler - Everything I’ve Ever Feared
12”, black and white split
Released by Dog Knights Productions. Had the pleasure of playing with this band a couple months ago on their tour with Cavalcades.
The Dillinger Escape Plan - One Of Us Is The Killer
12” White with black splatterNew Dillinger LP and it’s another belter. Love the art design of this album. Bought this from Rise Music in Bristol.
Touché Amoré - Is Survived By12”, BlueThe new Touché record. A lot more post rock influence on this album but he energy and great lyricism from their previous work is still present. One of my favorite records from this year.
Drug Church - Paul Walker12”, Red