Posts Tagged ‘Down I Go’

  • Down I Go – Mortals

    Aug 11, 17 • Blogroll, Features, mp3's, News, Old classics, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Down I Go – Mortals
    Down I Go – Mortals

    Brilliantly self-described as "Drunk Wikipedia Farming" (aka, the kings of concept-core) the Stockholm/Illinois/Toronto trio that is Down I Go still exist as a band. Despite them all living in different countries, the simple matter of distance, time and space isn't going to stop them from creating music...

  • The Display Team – Shifts

    Jul 30, 16 • Features, Introducing, News, ReviewsComments Off on The Display Team – Shifts
    The Display Team – Shifts

    The Display Team are a sextet of macabre carnival characters, driven by wild, hectic, frenzied energy and are a fiery and exhilarating rush from start to finish. Shifts is their second record (it's been 7 years since their first, Drones) and proof that the band isn't dead. ...

  • Lizard Hips’ Top 10 Albums of 2015

    Dec 17, 15 • Blogroll, Features, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Lizard Hips’ Top 10 Albums of 2015
    Lizard Hips’ Top 10 Albums of 2015

    Another bloody year. It looks like end of year lists are being rattled out now, so best to jump on that bandwagon and rank a load of records I've listened to in some sort of order of preference. In all seriousness, it's been another fantastic year - some proper agonising decisions about what to keep in and what to leave out. It hasn't been easy let me tell you. Read on...

  • Down I Go – You’re Lucky God, That I Cannot Reach You

    Oct 11, 15 • Features, News, ReviewsComments Off on Down I Go – You’re Lucky God, That I Cannot Reach You
    Down I Go – You’re Lucky God, That I Cannot Reach You

    Those familiar with Down I Go, will know that a Kickstarter campaign was put together by fellow/rival super-fan, Halldór Heiðar Bjarnason, who invited them out to his Icelandic fljótstunga travel farm to record a new album. You're Lucky God, That I Cannot Reach You is the warped fruit of their labours and takes the weird metal-hardcore-jazz-harmony-happy-screaming mutation of Down I Go's sound and amplifies it to the heavens...

  • This Is New Album-core with Down I Go

    Jun 16, 14 • Features, News, Old classics, ReviewsComments Off on This Is New Album-core with Down I Go
    This Is New Album-core with Down I Go

    HUGE NEWS. Down I Go are back. Well, they're going to record an album at least, which is excellent. For those unfamiliar, Down I Go made/make concept albums (dinosaurs, disasters, robots, tyrants and gods) and are generally brilliant. They split up a few years back due to band members all living in different countries...

  • *Checks Watch* 2011. Tracks. Best. End.

    Dec 20, 11 • Blogroll, Features, News, ReviewsComments Off on *Checks Watch* 2011. Tracks. Best. End.
    *Checks Watch* 2011. Tracks. Best. End.

    These aren’t in order – it’s just the way I wrote them. Fucked Up – Queen Of Hearts (‘David Comes To Life’) I don’t get why people dislike the vocals on Fucked Up. All the best punk bands have a dude that sounds like a bear for a singer: The Bronx (shaved), Paddy from Dillinger [&hellip...

  • Down I Go – Gods

    Nov 18, 11 • News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Down I Go – Gods
    Down I Go – Gods

    Band – Down I Go EP – Gods Label – Shelsmusic Release date – 7 November Sounds like – flying too close to the sun, carrying the weight of the world, the kraken devouring a princess, transforming yourself into a horse. “I will chase you through the sea forever and ever.” So the band known [&hellip...