31 Dec 2020

Rocket Probes – December 2020 Playlist

GNOD – They Live
(First track to be revealed from the gnew Gnod compilation, culled from rare and unreleased music from 2008-2011)

Various – Psych Against Cancer II (Vol 1 & 2)
(Massive collection of songs including tracks by Anthroprophh, Autotelia, Sex Swing and Flowers Must Die...all for a good cause)

The Utopia Strong – Ninth Art
(Third in the series of these Utopia Strong self released albums)
The Utopia Strong

Head Drop - Stay Another Day (The Final Kiss)
(Reading's finest cover East 17 for Double Dot Dash charity comp)
Head Drop

Azna de L'Ader – Zabaya
(Bit of a mess at times, but great fun and killer fuzz)
Azna de L'Ader

Dropdead – Dropdead 2020
(Thanks to Jimmy martin for intro'ing us to this bucket full of noise)

Phile – Marauder
(Psyched analogue techno)

Melanie De Biaso – And my heart goes on
(The stoned hip-hop ending is perfection)
Melanie De Biaso

Crazy Doberman – Illusory Expansion
(Killer jazz noises)
Crazy Doberman

Shjrunken Heads – Neolithic Dog
(London jams)
Shjrunken Heads

Byron Westbrook – Electric Blued 
(Great tuareg sounding noisescapes on Hands In The Dark)
Byron Westbrook

Highway Robbery – For Love or Money
(70s ROCK!!)
Highway Robbery

Alison Cotton – Only Darkness Now
(Luscious album of immersive folked drones)
Alison Cotton

Omega – Tűzvihar
(Hungarian fuzz from '69)

Craven Faults – Enclosures / Erratics & Unconformities
(Getting lost in a synth world)
Erratics & Unconformities

Mohammad Reza Mortazavi – Ritme Jaavdanegi
(Persian via Berlin grooves – thanks to Paddy for the Gnod)
Mohammad Reza Mortazavi

Haikara – Jälleen on Meidän
(Finish prog recommended by Pharaoh Overlord)

Jeff Parker – Fusion Swirl
(Really great groove n' drone track)
Jeff Parker

Oh Sees – Panther Rotate
(Some good stuff on this new album of experimental jams)
Oh Sees

El Grupo Folclórico - Tamba
(Crazy rhythms)
El Grupo Folclórico

American Cream Band – I am an Arrow
(Stoned sax-wah jam)
American Cream Band

Lord Tusk – Paradise Awaits
(Dark dance floor sounds)
Lord Tusk

Gruppo di Improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza - Niente
(Follow-up to The Feed-Back album...you liked that, you will love this)
Gruppo di Improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza

Supersister – No tree will grow
(Droned rock)

Black Curse – Endless Wound
(Incredible album of psyched death)
Black Curse

Daniel Avery / Alessandro Cortini – Enter Exit
(Fuzzed kosmische sounds)
Daniel Avery / Alessandro Cortini

Andrew McGibbon – Northern Gothic 
(Foggy Moby Grape sounds from now)
Andrew McGibbon

TOMAGA – Schleissen 5
(Perfection as always)

Shiver – San Francisco's Shiver
(Power trio wah-rock from '72)

Upupayāma – Upupayāma
(Really nice Kikagaku Moyo by this Italian outfit)

Harold Budd – Darkstar
Harold Budd

Listen to our updated Monthly Rocket Probes Spotify Playlist here: