Tag Archives: Austin

Imp of Perverse / Psychic Wave

I just love how the music business spawns relationships that develop into little communities, that in turn often end up rather incestuous, with further relationships farming out from the original. Take Sean Lochridge for instance. He’s currently based in Austin, … Continue reading

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THE HOLYDRUG COUPLE: ‘Follow Your Way.’

The psych scene in Chile is burgeoning right now! LOUD HORIZON has presented a few to UK readers over the past few months .. and here’s the latest in that ever-growing line! THE HOLYDRUG COUPLE came to my attention after … Continue reading

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EMPIRE MACHINES: ‘Proper Ghost Man.’

EMPIRE MACHINES are a four-piece indie band from Austin, Texas. Although originally formed in 2009 by High School buddies Matt Blackwell (vocals, guitar) and Trey McKinley (bass, backing vocals) the present line-up was not completed until last year when Clellan Hyatt … Continue reading

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BLACK BOOKS: ‘Favorite Place’ – the video!

I make no apologies …. I’m gonna keep harping on about this band until the whole world sits up and takes notice! (Shouldn’t be much longer, you’ll be relieved to know!) On 3rd February LOUD HORIZON streamed the new ‘Aquarena’ … Continue reading

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BLACK BOOKS: ‘Aquarena’ EP

Back in early / mid December I promised the LOUD HORIZON would bang up more music from  Austin, Texas five-piece, BLACK  BOOKS,  just as soon as it became available. So here it is. (You get to know who you can … Continue reading

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THE BLACK ANGELS: ‘Don’t Play With Guns.’

It’s one of the most hotly anticipated albums of the year: THE BLACK ANGELS are back ….. or at least they will be shortly, (April 1st actually), with the release of ‘Indigo Meadow,’ their first album since 2010’s magnificent ‘Phosphene Dream.’ … Continue reading

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BALMORHEA: ‘Days.’

‘Minimalist’ Austin, Texas six-piece BALMORHEA (apparently pronounced Bal-more-ay) have just recently released their fifth album, ‘ Stranger.’ They are an instrumental band, whose music I guess could be likened in style a little, to say Sigur Ros or possibly Mogwai – … Continue reading

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