Stellarion – Miss Eden – Single Review

Stellarion is a French Trance couple of siblings.

Stellarion

Stellarion

Apologies to one and all, this has been sitting around in my email in-box for a little while now.

Their latest release Miss Eden is a three and five sixths of a minutes long track of hypno-trance that revolves through the cortex in a transfixing melting loop which finds its way in to the nervous system and finds the listener moving shoulders and upper torso with the dreamscape and most certainly a track that could stand an extended 12″ version.

With a couple of top-notch tracks behind them Stellarion is a name I would anticipate you will be hearing much more of over the summer not only via the hippest venues and radio stations but also the wider spaces too.

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Lord Willing – Loneliness Is The Hardest Drug – Audio

The US blues-rock creator Justin Long in the guise of Lord Willing will be releasing the LP Are You Happy? on the 31st of May.

Lord Willing

Lord Willing

From the forthcoming album – Loneliness Is The Hardest Drug, which was itself released as a stand alone single earlier this month, stakes a decent marker for the LP.

A just over three minutes track that is fused with R&B, Blues and thumping rock, which finds the listener stamping in time with the bulging drum kit that slices through the speakers. A well conceived piece of music which lifts even the dourest mood to a sense of well-being and rather than downing whisky to numb despondency the audience raises a glass in cheerful disposition.

The fact that Justin is an experienced musician, albeit that Lord Willing is a new project, is evidenced in the self-assured songwriting and delivery.

Word arrives of a follow-up single coming out on the 17th of March – Green Doesn’t Look Good On You which will provide a further signpost as to what to expect from Are You Happy? in May.

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Loneliness Is the Hardest Drug – Single – Lord Willing is available on iTunes.*

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Big Bad Echo – Battered Fish – Audio

Big Bad Echo is a brooding-rock quintet from Australia.

Big Bad Echo

Big Bad Echo

In their latest track – Battered Fish – the listener is shrouded by an industrial apocalypse of menacing bass and drum, while half-spoken lyric impresses the sense of foreboding into the bone marrow as guitars and electronics reverberate and echo from the walls in a just over six minute track that can, with some pleasure, bear immediate replay.

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Nick DeFazio – Look At What We Have Done – Audio

The US protest-folk creator Nick DeFazio released the LP Part of Something earlier in the month.

Nick Defazio

Nick Defazio

An approaching twenty eight minutes, nine track album, (available on bandcamp) which encompasses various issues of social disquiet which is delivered in quiet contemplation as acoustic guitar and vocal envelop the listener in sorrowful and quizzical compositions.

My selection is the fourth piece – Look At What We Have Done.

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Corroded – Fall Of A Nation – Audio

The Swedish heavy-metal quartet Corroded are finalising details for the LP Defcon Zero.

Corroded

Corroded

In advance of the album, Corroded was released as a stand alone single on the 17th, a song which displays a clarity of purpose in a storming soundtrack.

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