THE OCULAR AUDIO EXPERIMENT.

It’s been three years, but he’s back! And if you were a reader of Loud Horizon back in the day, you’ll know how happy this makes me. Alex Pollock, if I recall correctly, is from Boston area, USA, and under the pseudonym, The Ocular Audio Experiment, produces some glorious, shimmering yet dark and melodically doom-laden… Continue Reading


ALLAH LAS: ‘In The Air.’

Los Angeles psyche-pop band, Allah Las are set to release their fourth album, ‘LAHS,‘ this autumn (October 11th) with ‘In The Air,’preceding it as a taster. The album sees the band drawing from their years of touring the world, and experiences of recording three prior LPs. Their development as songwriters and producers is quite evident,… Continue Reading


KAL-EL: ‘Witches of Mars.’

Music doesn’t get much heavier than this! Norwegian stoners Kal-El are set to unleash their storming fourth studio album, ‘Witches of Mars.‘ OK, it’s a few months away, on October 4th, but the title track has been made available as of now. And it’s a doozy! Heavy touring schedules over the seven years since their… Continue Reading


WOLF PRAYER: ‘Desert.’

German based band wolf prayer release their debut album, ‘Echoes of the Second Sun’ this coming Friday, July 5th. From the sound of ‘Desert,’ the recently released ‘sampler’ track from the album, one could be forgiven for describing the band as being of ‘stoner’ persuasion. But wolf prayer won’t commit to this tagging, although not… Continue Reading


ELSON: ‘Closer to.’

(James) Elson, is a Leeds based, Merseyside born, singer / songwriter, who first came to prominence as one half of ENGINE, a band that started out as a psychedelic rock outfit but eventually morphed into an electronic production duo. It was the release of a well received EP, ‘Cucumber Water,’ that brought ENGINE to the… Continue Reading