As you MAY have noticed, I haven't posted for a while now....for a lot of reasons which I don't find necessary to mention. Anyway I decided to put Stoned Sun Vibrations on hiatus and concentrate my efforts to Downtuned Magazine ('n' Radio). Many of you probably know that Downtuned Mag is dedicated to the Greek heavy rock scene but since I've started Downtuned Radio too, I'm thinking of including posts about releases from all over the world. Apparently I'm going to keep a ratio but we'll see how it'll evolve.
From now on, you can find me on Downtuned Mag. And for any bands interested in reviewing/including them in radio's rotation etc., you can come in touch with me through the contact form over there. As I wrote above. I'll try to keep a ratio and at least in the beginning I'll try to "promote" mostly "smaller", more independent bands that deserve your attention.
So I want to thank each and everyone of you out there who supported, read, promoted and helped this blog. Also a big fat thanks to all the bands which helped SSV in their own way.
That's all for now folks! Thanks again! Maybe SSV will be back someday. Or maybe Downtuned will become better than SSV.... Who knows.
Be well and stay heavy!
PS: Rock Trips Mixtapes will be back soon.... They'll be the only thing posted from now on. Perhaps some other personal comps too.
Föllakzoid - Föllakzoid 12'' EP (2011)
This two track EP is the debut release by Föllakzoid, a Chilean band which explore the realm of kraut/space rock. Influenced by kraut rock monsters like Neu! and Can, they created two awesome space travelling tunes.
The first track though is like a heavier edition of Neu! "Hallogallo" so it's kind of difficult not to love it. The second one "Arabic-Hash" is even darker with an amazing bass structure riding all the way up to the sky.
A promising debut which I hope it's going to evolve to something bigger.
MySpace # Buy (although it's sold out but you can always ask)
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