Tag Archives: noise

Premiere: San Diego’s THOSE DARN GNOMES Up the Weirdness Game With “Birds” – PopMatters

“A collision of avant-garde jazz, the wild, wooly experiments of composer Harry Partch, Beatnik poetry, shattered noise, shards of black box theater, the sinister weirdness lurking behind the childlike chaos of The Muppet Show. Somewhere in there are moments of … Continue reading

Interviews, Music, Reviews, Tours / Shows / Events , , , , , , , ,

THOSE DARN GNOMES: PopMatters Premieres “Birds” As Calling Whitetails To A Tuned Bow Nears Release Via Nefarious Industries; West Coast Tour With Fuck Your Birthday Begins This Week – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Anita Martinez] As Nefarious Industries prepares to release Calling Whitetails To A Tuned Bow, the album from San Diego’s THOSE DARN GNOMES, PopMatters has unveiled the lead track, “Birds,” offering the first dose of the album to the public. The … Continue reading

Tours / Shows / Events , , , , , , , , ,

THOSE DARN GNOMES: Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow album review – The Doorway To

“When it gets weird and uncomfortable for most musically, that means it’s something interesting to listen to, and with THOSE DARN GNOMES we hit the mother load. Jazz, Noise, Grind, Hardcore, Ambient, Gospel, Folk and Avant elements are just the … Continue reading

Reviews , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

GRIDFAILURE Moans of a Thousand Encroaching Illnesses with “Sixth Mass Extinction Skulduggery I” – The Covenant

“GRIDFAILURE is sickness given aural form as the experimental project of madman Dave Brenner (ex-Theologian), and marks a departure from his death industrial treatments in favor of hallucinogenic sound collages bringing to mind legends like Nurse With Wound, early Current … Continue reading

Music, Reviews , , , , , , ,

Speaking of the Endtimes: GRIDFAILURE Video Premiere and Interview – CVLT Nation

“The Earth cries out. The Geotrauma is echoed in human suffering and violence. Our every utterance and effort at progress goes stifled and unheard. Sometimes, mere Heavy Metal feels inadequate to express the true horror of this world. Reality is … Continue reading

Interviews, Music, Reviews, Video , , , , ,

THOSE DARN GNOMES: San Diego Free-Jazz/Metal Instigators To Release Calling Whitetails To A Tuned Bow Via Nefarious Industries; Trailer, Preorders, And Tour Dates Posted – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Anita Martinez] Nefarious Industries presents one of the most mind-melting releases of the year, with Calling Whitetails To A Tuned Bow, the third full-length from San Diego’s THOSE DARN GNOMES. The collective’s unhinged, unpredictable, and utterly explosive blend of free-jazz, … Continue reading

Music, Tours / Shows / Events, Video , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

OXX: Danish Avant Hardcore Act Announces New Tour Dates; Trailer Issued For Nefarious Industries-Bound LP – Earsplit Compound

As Nefarious Industries prepares for the spring release the new LP by Danish avant hardcore outfit OXX, the band will hit the road on several short live runs through the rest of the winter season. A brief trailer featuring a short … Continue reading

Music, Tours / Shows / Events, Video , , , , , , ,

THOSE DARN GNOMES: Unhinged San Diego Metal/Free-Jazz Outfit Signs With Nefarious Industries; New Album To See Spring Release + Tour Dates Posted – Earsplit Compound

Nefarious Industries has expanded its operations once again, announcing the acquisition and impending disbursement of new auditory demolition from San Diego’s unhinged THOSE DARN GNOMES, preparing their new album for release this spring. Since their formation in 2013, the bombastic THOSE DARN … Continue reading

Tours / Shows / Events , , ,

GRIDFAILURE: Sixth Mass-Extinction Skullduggery I – Cadaver Garden

“Forever pushing the envelope and forever ushering forth noise of the utmost quality, GRIDFAILURE offers perhaps their most ambitious album yet. Through the fifty plus minutes of run time, each track traps you in a world that is and has … Continue reading

Reviews , , , ,

OXX: Danish Avant Hardcore Outfit To Release New LP Through Nefarious Industries In March – Earsplit PR

Nefarious Industries is hyped to announce the impending release of the unhinged new album by Aarhus, Denmark-based trio OXX. The debilitating new LP – titled, The Skeleton Is Just A Coat Hanger; These Are The Black Strings That Make You Dance, or … Continue reading

, , , , , , ,