French tribal heavy rockers APPALOOZA release exclusive Smoky Van Sessions video and album through Ripple Music today!

Watch Brittany’s heavy rock trio APPALOOZA perform a 20-minute set in the middle of Britanny’s cornfields for an exclusive Smoky Van Sessions show! The official digital album is out now through Ripple Music. The Smoky Van Sessions were born in 2020, as the pandemic… Continue Reading »

German stoner and doom festival RIPPLEFEST COLOGNE reveals final names for 2021 edition, to take place on November 27th at Club Volta!

Ripple Music announce the final batch of names for the 2021 edition of RippleFest Cologne, taking place at Club Volta on November 27th. Tickets are on sale now! RIPPLEFEST returns! After almost two years of pandemic break and three postponements, the Ripple… Continue Reading »

Austin stoner rockers HIGH DESERT QUEEN share dark and catchy debut album “Secrets of the Black Moon”; out this week on Ripple Music.

Texas-based stoner and heavy rock newcomers HIGH DESERT QUEEN present their impressive debut album ‘Secrets of the Black Moon’ in its entirety on The Obelisk website, ahead of its release this October 15th on Ripple Music as part of their new Blasko-curated series.… Continue Reading »

East Coast sludge metal revelers MOTHER IRON HORSE share ferocious new track off “Under the Blood Moon”; out November 5 on Ripple Music.

Salem, Massachusetts sludge rock cultists MOTHER IRON HORSE share the massive and ferocious title track taken from their new studio album ‘Under The Blood Moon’, to be released November 5th on Ripple Music as part of their Blasko-curated series.  “These Salem based riff-aficionados take… Continue Reading »

Virginia Beach psychedelic rockers SNAKE MOUNTAIN REVIVAL to release debut album on Rebel Waves Records; preorder and first track available!

East Coast-based psychedelic rockers SNAKE MOUNTAIN REVIVAL announce the release of their new album ‘Everything In Sight’ this November 19th, with preorder available now on Rebel Waves Records. Dig the boogie power of their debut single “Satellite Ritual” exclusively on The Obelisk!… Continue Reading »

North Carolina doom rockers CRYSTAL SPIDERS share third video and single “Septix”; new album out now on Ripple Music!

Raleigh-based heavy and doom rock duo CRYSTAL SPIDERS (featuring Mike Dean on guitar) unveils a rumbling third single taken from their upcoming new album ‘Morieris’ on Ripple Music. Watch them take the stage and get rad with “Septix” courtesy of The Obelisk! “Morieris… Continue Reading »

US stoner rock prodigies HIGH DESERT QUEEN share studio session video for new track “Did She”; debut album out next week on Ripple Music!

Texas stoner rock newcomers HIGH DESERT QUEEN present their catchy and stomp-inducing third single “Did She” with an exclusive in-studio video performance! Their debut album ‘Secrets of the Black Moon’ will be available on October 15h through Ripple Music.  Inspired by personal growth,… Continue Reading »

Salem sludge rockers MOTHER IRON HORSE debut new video “The Devil’s Work” via Invisible Oranges; new album out November 5th on Ripple Music!

Salem, Massachusetts sludge rock cultists MOTHER IRON HORSE share all details about their sophomore album ‘Under The Blood Moon’, to be released November 5th on Ripple Music as part of Blasko’s curated series. Embrace the swaggering frenzy of new video “The Devil’s Work” now! With… Continue Reading »

US psychedelic doom titans WO FAT to reissue ‘The Gathering Dark’ album (remastered) on December 10th; preorder now on Ripple Music!

Ripple Music launches preorders for the exclusive vinyl reissue of WO FAT’s cornerstone 2006 album ‘The Gathering Dark’, making it available in a fully remastered deluxe 2xLP edition for the first time in North America!  Over the course of a sonic odyssey that spans… Continue Reading »

US doom rock duo CRYSTAL SPIDERS stream new album ‘Morieris’ (feat. Mike Dean of Corrosion Of Conformity); out this week on Ripple Music

Acclaimed North Carolina doom rock duo CRYSTAL SPIDERS team up with Cvlt Nation to premiere their new album ‘Morieris’ in its thunderous entirety today! The album features a stellar performance from Corrosion Of Conformity’s Mike Dean on lead guitar, and will be released… Continue Reading »