Tag Archives: Those Darn Gnomes

FUCK YOUR BIRTHDAY Split WIth SPACE MONKEY Out Now On Nefarious Industries; East Coast Tour Continues – Earsplit Compound

Nefarious Industries presents Blow Out The Candles And Make A Split, the new split EP between China/US-based duo FUCK YOUR BIRTHDAY and Chinese act SPACE MONKEY. The record is now available as a limited two-song vinyl 7” as well as through all digital providers, … Continue reading

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THOSE DARN GNOMES featured in This One Goes to Eleven: Weekly metal roundup – Free Williamsburg

“Get weird (OK, weirder) with Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow (Nefarious Industries), the third long play from experimental death-jazz outfit THOSE DARN GNOMES. Words simply cannot do this intoxicating whiplash justice, but the first few seconds of album opener … Continue reading

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Exclusive Stream: Get Slimy with the Latest LP from THOSE DARN GNOMES – Toilet ov Hell

‘Since THOSE DARN GNOMES‘ first album The Years back in 2015, I’ve listened to each new release with equal parts curiosity and bedevilment. Nothing about this band is easy. And yet, Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow is somehow the … Continue reading

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THOSE DARN GNOMES: Toilet Ov Hell Streams Calling Whitetails To A Tuned Bow; Volatile Album By San Diego Free-Jazz/Noise Act Out Friday Via Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

[photos by Francesca De Franceschi Manzoni] This Friday, Nefarious Industries will unleash Calling Whitetails To A Tuned Bow, the new album from San Diego’s THOSE DARN GNOMES. The collective’s unhinged, unpredictable, and utterly explosive blend of free-jazz, noise, metal, and musical experimentation … Continue reading

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THOSE DARN GNOMES: “Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow” Review at Exclaim!

“The record jumps headfirst into a hellscape of feedback, distortion and noise music, with all the subtlety of a ten-car pileup. You can literally hear the instruments crying out in agony as they are twisted into unnatural shapes. Listening to … Continue reading

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THOSE DARN GNOMES: “Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow” Review at Burning Ambulance

“To the outsider, noise music and free jazz might not be so different, but to fans these genres are usually worlds apart. Not only do THOSE DARN GNOMES successfully bring the two together, they do so with a grace and … Continue reading

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The Doorway To Interviews THOSE DARN GNOMES

THOSE DARN GNOMES discuss origin stories, musical influences, and the San Diego scene with Clint Listing of The Doorway To. We can’t even make this stuff up… “My house was broken into about three years ago, just before our second … Continue reading

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THOSE DARN GNOMES: Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow – Can This Even Be Called Music?

“The improvisation-fueled avant-garde noisegrind quartet and its myriad of additional musicians has crafted one of the most remarkable albums of the year already.” – Can This Even Be Called Music?

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FUCK YOUR BIRTHDAY Begins US Tour Today; Split EP with SPACE MONKEY Nears July Release Through Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

China/US-based duo FUCK YOUR BIRTHDAY is currently embarked on their new international Tours Truly venture, which kicked off in China last week. The tour was booked in conjunction with the release of a new split EP with Chinese act SPACE MONKEY, Blow Out The … Continue reading

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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

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