Founded in 2006, Vert:X play a potent mix of space and kraut rock, or German Kosmische music if you prefer, played mostly fast paced and loud.
‘a very enjoyable area of floaty free space’
Terrascope reviews, 2014
‘behind the vert:x sound there’s further magic than just a solid space and krautrock background. Something original, something alive is being woven.’
aLive reports, 2015
Dead Sea Apes
Dead Sea Apes are a Manchester based trio consisting of Chris Hardman, Nick Harris and Brett Savage. Since 2009 they have released 4 albums on Cardinal Fuzz and collaborated on Sun Behind The Sun with Black Tempest. They are currently working on a couple of imminent releases.
‘This trio have become masterful at creating huge vistas of sounds. A perfect concoction of sun-scorched psychedelia, raga infused improvisation and classic kraut-rock circularity, Dead Sea Apes recall Grails and Barn Owl at their best.’
Sounds From The Other City
‘…stunning, visceral and downright thrilling… you’re going to have to trust me on this one – Dead Sea Apes are really something very, very special indeed.’
‘What is it that gives the meditations of these Dead Sea Apes such an undeniable emotional resonance?’
Revolt Of The Apes
Power Trio from Newcastle, heavy rolling basslines, waster infused guitar freakouts held together with steady freeform rhythms.
Made up from members of BONG, Drunk In Hell, Haikai No Ku, 11Paranoias, Khunnt and pigs pigs pigs.
Transportation Ventures is a B side that never happened, a lost track, a forgotten time..
Heavy, melodic and destroying, craved from a long lost recording session.
Transportation Ventures passes through the dark musical cosmos and pushs the whole universe in your brain in under 10 minutes.
Groove to the end. Play Loud and HIGH.
Earthling Society are a UK psychedelic / Krautrock band formed in the North West Of England in 2005. They have released 6 acclaimed albums in as many years and have been championed by the likes of Julian Cope & Stuart Maconie as well as playing alongside such great acts as Damo Suzuki, The Groundhogs, Hawkwind, Leafhound, Litmus and White Hills.
Over the years Earthling Society have worked with some great independent labels such as Nasoni of Berlin, 4Zero and the huge fish cult that is Fruits de mer records.