AT THE GATES – THE NIGHTMARE OF BEING
Their third album since reuniting in 2010, The Nightmare of Being is one of the best albums from Swedish metal quintet At the Gates.
Blabbermouth.net gives the album a score of 9.5/10 and calls it “the most powerful and substantial record the Swedes have made and the finest metal record of 2021.”
Stream • Century Media • 2021
BLINKER THE STAR – ARISTA
Blinker the Star‘s first new album since…November, is the covers album, Arista. The collection features covers of classics by Whitney Houston, ZZ Top, Eurythmics, Madonna and more.
Stream • self-released • 2021
BORN OF OSIRIS – ANGEL OR ALIEN
Heaping praise upon the new album from Born of Osiris with a 5 star review, New Noise Magazine states that Angel or Alien plays like an “excellent career retrospective that feels like a re-recorded ‘best of’ for songs that hadn’t been written yet. Each listen reveals a new fascination.”
Stream • Sumerian • 2021
CUB SCOUT BOWLING PINS – CLANG CLANG HO
Prolific songwriter of Guided By Voices just doesn’t quit. Guided By Voices released their 33rd album in April. They’ve returned with another album, this time under an alias. Technically the 34rd Guided By Voices album, Clang Clang Ho is the debut album from Cub Scout Bowling Pins.
Stream • Rockathon Records • 2021
NICK OLIVERI – N.O. HITS AT ALL VOL. 7
Volume 7 of Nick Oliveri‘s (ex-Kyuss/Queens of the Stone Age) compilation series of new songs and previously unreleased tracks spanning his entire career.
Stream • Heavy Psych Sounds • 2021