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Strange Sounds From Beyond 2018

Strange Sounds From Beyond 2018

Published: 2018-06-14

Strange Sounds From Beyond has the line-up that makes your jaw hit the floor. Two days in the heart of Amsterdam will bring exclusive experiences. It's a rare occasion that you can find Identified Patient, IF, Alessandro Adriani, Mata Hari, Nurse With Wound, Les Filles De Illighadad, African Acid Is The Future and many more on the same bill.

One of my favourites are certainly Steve Stapleton's Nurse With Wound. The experimental outfit is kicking for 30 years now. Titled as the weirdest band in the world, Nurse With Wound have already released over 50 full-length albums and they never play two identical shows.

 

 

New track from French Ovtrenoir

New track from French Ovtrenoir

Published: 2018-05-30

French Ovtrenoir present a new video for their new track 'Inherit The Dust'. O V T R E N O I R is William Lacalmontie // Dehn Sora // Julien Taubregeas // Angeline Seguelas. For fans of Neurosis.
 
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New single from Miss Red

New single from Miss Red

Published: 2018-05-17

“As a white Israeli girl working as an MC in the music industry, and in particular as a singer, it’s a BIG battle to be taken seriously, and as a woman in the music industry, I am in an obvious minority, the situation is clear, the MAN is still in control – that has got to be addressed, and changed.” MISS RED for FACT Magazine.

New album K.O is released on Pressure, July 13. Produced by The Bug. Listen to the new single 'Dagga'.

 

 

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Elena

Elena Mara Reed


It was Vilnius Punk-Hardcore scene that introduced me to extreme music and radical politics. As a teen activist I found shelter in various underground venues throughout Lithuania and the rest of Europe. Together with my grrrlfriends, we hosted a radio show 'Atviras Galas' dedicated to non-commercial music and feminist agenda, we set up gigs and naively hoped for significant socio-political changes. Years went by. I moved to the UK. Revolution did not happen. My taste in music became darker, grittier and more bizarre. Post-metal, sludge and doom. Desolation to spare with industrial, experimental, noise, ambient and dark techno.


One grim day I was chatting with a mate about the disappearance of the DIY culture. Mutually grim we mourned. Out of grimness an exciting idea of starting a new platform for extreme music was born. I wanted to give voice to underdogs of the scene, to add a personal, more intimate approach and most importantly to keep it DIY. Mutual Grimness - for extreme music artists and fans, who find catharsis in riffs (and beats) and refuge from the misery of life in music.

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