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Mechanigod – Realms

When push comes to shove, this is an excellent debut album from a band that is definitely worth watching. A convincing and explosive work, Realms delivers a punch to the stomach.
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HARK – Crystalline

What is it about stoner sound that holds so much power? Is it the unbridled joy in simply letting the guitars go, keeping your sound dirty and free? Or perhaps the rolling drums simply reverberate in that certain way to set our hearts a-thumping. Whatever it is that makes this genre so powerful, HARK have heaps of it.
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Sahg – Delusions of Grandeur

At the end of the day, Delusions of Grandeur speaks to the sense of wonder in you. It sets an epic canvas and it delivers epic music to accompany it. Everything feels tight, familiar and moving. This could have easily ended up being another stoner/prog release. However, the sheer power and evocative grace that the sound conveys lifts it up above its peers. Yes, you won't find the next step of stoner music here. But you will find a thrilling and enticing ride, filled with enough emotions to set your heart on fire.
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Wild Throne – Blood Maker

Encountering a wild animal, your breath catches in your throat. A million possibilities flash inside your head, racing to find the right reaction and save yourself. As the animal growls, you realize that now is not the time for decisions, but for guttural reaction. Your chest constricts painfully in anticipation. That constriction of your chest is Blood Maker by Wild Throne. It's feral, primal and drips a strange, sexual magnetism. Relying on fuzzy guitars, bottomless bass, and frantic drums, Blood Maker reaches into your heart and gives it a rough, glorifying squeeze.
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Alaya – Thrones

Armed with sincerity, spirit and their own unique structure, Alaya carry the listener from first chord to last. They let off only when they've played their fill, with the full intent of pulling you back in for another listen. And another. And another.