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"Blood Farmers – Headless Eyes VINYL LP – Now Available

Unquestionably one of 2014’s finest doom releases, Blood Farmers‘ long awaited studio return, Headless Eyes, is set to be released tomorrow on vinyl through PATAC Records. Their sophomore outing and first with drummer Tad Leger (ex-Toxic) alongside bassist/vocalist Eli Brown and guitarist Dave Szulkin (also of The Disease Concept), it’s an unpretentious slab of classic-minded horror doom, rife with memorable tracks like its sprawling 10-minute title cut and “Gut Shot,” but immersive, eerily psychedelic and spiraling continually downward.

Since Headless Eyes was 19 years in following-up Blood Farmers‘ self-titled debut, your guess is as good as mine when they might get around to putting out a third one, so all the more reason to note the occasion of the LP coming out. If you haven’t heard it yet — and I’m sure you have, because you’re up on it like that.

Dig in:

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ORDER THE VINYL: http://www.patacrecords.com/distro/Blood-Farmers-Headless-Eyes-LP

 

Blood Farmers ‘Headless Eyes’ will be hitting stores worldwide 12/09/2014! Be sure to pick up the doom metal masterpiece on vinyl!

150 on Red Vinyl -SOLD OUT-
450 on Black Vinyl

 

“Who would have thought that the within doom circles well appreciated band Blood Farmers would ever release a follow-up to their ‘Blood Farmers’ debut? Okay, the band had reunited in 2007 and did play live quite frequently, but unfortunately bass player Dr. Phibes passed away in 2010. Vocalist Eli Brown took over bass duty and the band continued with in 2009 on drums Tad Leger. Tad Leger, you say? Yes, the tad Leger of Toxik’s two albums fame. First technical thrash and now doom, that is a different ballpark entirely. In 2011 Blood Farmers even played at the renowned Roadburn festival. But at the time I didn’t expect any new studio work. Pleasantly surprised I was that nineteen years after their debut there is now a follow-up in the guise of ‘Headless Eyes’ in front of me.

 

But will the band be able to achieve the same level as before? Well, I shouldn’t have worried for a second. What a scorcher of an album ‘Headless Eyes’ turned out to be. Still traditional doom in the vein of Saint Vitus and Internal Void with quite a bit of stoner. Six absolute top songs is what this album contains, be it the title song or the instrumental ‘Night Of the Sorcerers’ which clocks in at over ten minutes or closing cover song ‘The Road Leads To Nowhere’ which is taken from 1972 horror film ‘The Last House On The Left’. All doom diamonds of the purest form. ‘Headless Eyes’ is up to now the doom album of the year for me and I am of the opinion that this album can become a true genre classic. I am as happy as a kid in a sweetshop with the return of Blood Farmers in recorded form.”Limited to 600 copies. 150 copies on opaque red vinyl, 450 copies on black vinyl. All copies include a double-sided ‘grindhouse’ insert and 5″x5″ sticker of the cover art.

 

Originally formed in 1989, BLOOD FARMERS combine the atmosphere of ’70s horror with heavy doses of psychedelia and doom in the tradition of BLACK SABBATH and SAINT VITUS. The band’s 1995 debut on the legendary Hellhound Records has been cited as an influential underground classic by such bands as ELECTRIC WIZARD and CHURCH OF MISERY.

BLOOD FARMERS‘ current lineup includes Dave Szulkin (guitar), Eli Brown (vocals) and Tad Leger (drums; ex-TOXIK).

 

“Headless Eyes” track listing:
01. Gut Shot (6:17)
02. Headless Eyes (10:49)
03. The Creeper (4:51)
04. Thousand-Yard Stare (6:34)
05. Night Of The Sorcerers (10:15)
06. The Road Leads To Nowhere (5:59)

 

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"Rajoitus – Ratstab split 7″ Vinyl EP – Now Available

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Limited to 350 copies:
150 – White Vinyl
200 – Black Vinyl
ORDER HERE: http://www.patacrecords.com/distro/Rajoitus-Ratstab-Split-Vinyl-EP
“A shredder of a split from Swedish hardcore ragers Rajoitus and Providence band Ratstab, who make their own hard-hitting racket. Rajoitus started in the early 90s and were on hiatus until recently. They’ve reconvened with a revamped lineup and tear through their five tracks with a focoused fury. Ratstab play in a slightly noisier and chaotic vein–something of a Siege influence in their sound and a few Swedish nods.” Al Quint/Suburban Voice (www.patacrecords.com)
“Gone are the days when one side of a split got the wear…our extreme music scene(s) continue to explode with fucking awesome bands, and here are two on what has briskly become a sought after slab of duel-heaviness….Rajoitus is some killer classicist Britishesque politicore, speeding things up from there with 5 cuts of fist-shake and slam- inducing fast punk, pushing under vocalist Jani’s croaks of sincerity and outrage.  ‘Maailma on Kaunis’  opens anthemic, ass-kicking to 110 mph…the band gets right to it with a head-smacking attack beyond verse-chorus-verse. Providence Rhode Island’s Ratstab spew hard on the obnoxiously noisy pummeling side of things with gut-churn adorned, larynx-stripping hatred from singer Scott, atop the band’s sickly excellent skull-bouncing hardcorebulence.  Abrasive buildups to grand shrieks from rhythmic walls burning with feedback.  Already receiving heavy airplay in my personal rotation.” (review by Robert from SIEGE.)
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"Wormwood – S/T out now on CD with limited woven patch! Exclusive from PATAC Records

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AVAILABLE NOW FROM PATAC RECORDS! ON CD WITH BONUS WOVEN PATCH!

ORDER HERE: http://www.patacrecords.com/distro/Wormwood-CD-w-Patch-Doomriders-phantom-glue

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In 2005, band members Chris Pupecki and Chris Bevilacqua represented one half of the progenitors of Black Thunder, the debut album from Northeast perennials, Doomriders. Pupecki played guitars and Bevilacqua handled drums. Nine years later, the duo have come back together to unleash a sound and a vision much, much farther out on the plains of annihilation than either had gone prior. Recorded 100% analog by Alex Garcia, you will simply not be hearing the sounds of Wormwood on Apple commercials, in romantic comedies, or overhead while walking through the mall. Song titles and lyrics like “Hollow Black Eyes” and “I’d Rather Die” obviously convey a very specific worldview and outlook. The sonic attack is harsh, the vocals are unapologetically negative, and it’s all destructively perfect as the needle digs in across the vinyl expanse of this stunning debut. If albums from Winter, Warhorse, -16-, Old Man Gloom and Graves At Sea frequent your habitual deafening, WORMWOOD should be next in line. – EARSPLIT PR

Wormwood is a band that is both old school but fresh. Their Celtic Frost influence brings out a groovier sound in an already kick-ass, heavy band. In the current sludge world Wormwood are one of the best bands to watch out for. For an EP this is a crusher. It’s too bad the piece only clocks in around 18-minutes. Still, consider this indoctrination.Wormwood are one of the most promising bands that the sludge genre has to offer.” -Echoes and Dust

“The almost black metal flavour and sampled sounds are akin to the likes of Old Man Gloom, or even experimental Celtic Frost, as they lend crushing weight to the strung out droning doom sounds and helps raise them above the average Doom pedlar through sheer spite alone. Add to that an impressive drum and guitar breakdown and interplay and it is safe to say that the sonic attack delivered by the band is deliciously visceral yet extremely listenable at the same time.” -The Sleeping Shaman

 

WORMWOOD and the rest of the PATAC Records catalog is available for wholesale distribution through INDEPENDENT LABEL DISTRIBUTION.

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"SIEGE -Lost Session ’91 7″ Vinyl EP -OUT NOW-

OUT NOW ON PATAC

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Purchase the LIMITED EDITION Gold Vinyl with Patch.

Purchase standard pressing limited to 1000.

Long believed to be lost… the infamous unreleased SIEGE recording. While going through the archives of WEYMOUTH ROCK PRODUCTIONS, a cassette was discovered labeled “SIEGE Quincy Session w/ Seth.” Presented are four demo cuts that were meant to be the follow up to the legendary DROP DEAD cassette and CLEANSE THE BACTERIA compilation tracks. The original masters were damaged and completely unsalvageable.

Painstakingly restored by Lucky Lacquers, this 7″ is limited to 1000 copies.

1st Press:

150 on Gold Vinyl with bonus Woven Patch

100 on Gold/Black Vinyl

750 on traditional Black Vinyl

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"BLOWFLY ‘Black In The Sack’ LP -Now Shipping

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Order BLOWFLY Black in the Sack on limited vinyl LP!

 

The master of dirty soul, the ‘Porno Freak’ himself, BLOWFLY is back with his weirdest album yet ‘Black In The Sack’! At 74, BLOWFLY (Clarence Reid) has not missed a beat with his raunchy parodies and funky originals. Clarence has been touring the USA and abroad regularly since his last album in 2006 ‘Punk Rock Party’ and starred in a documentary celebrating his career entitled ‘The Weird World Of Blowfly.’

BLOWFLY reworks songs from Michael Jackson, Sam Cooke, AC/DC, Brook Benton, Gap Band and even Black Sabbath, giving them the sleazy red-light treatment than only BLOWFLY can give.

Weirdo guests on this album include punk rock legends TESCO VEE and THE MEATMEN as well as sludge titans FISTULA and David Szulkin from BLOOD FARMERS/Grindhouse Releasing.

Pack the rubbers and lube because there is no party like a BLOWFLY party!!!

1st Press:
100 on Yellow Vinyl
400 on Black Vinyl

All vinyl comes with a DIGITAL DOWNLOAD OF THE ENTIRE ALBUM!

1. Oh, Ben
2. AM/FM
3. The Sound
4. Dirty Chicken
5. Black In The Sack
6. Spermy Night (Slight Return)
7. Girlies In The Morning
8. Dick Stabbath

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BLOWFLY Black in the Sack is distributed exclusively by Independent Label Listribution.

 

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"RAWHIDE ‘Murder One’ LP OUT NOW! Available on Vinyl/Digital

 

Swedish death punk ‘n’ roll rebels, RAWHIDE, are pleased to spew forth, Murder One, their first proper full-length, via PATAC Records.

Spawned over a decade ago by guitarist/vocalist Robert and Captain Twofinger, RAWHIDEtips its pints to the teachings of Motörhead, Turbonegro, Gluecifer and GG Allin. Following three self-financed demos, 2008’s Plenty Ain’t Enough compilation, and two 7”s — the Built To Blow and the Branded For Life, which Exclaim! fittingly baptized “a grinding assault of barreling punk rock ‘n’ roll injected with enough malicious metal to ensure there’s even more danger, intensity and cacophony than one would typically expect” — RAWHIDE is ready to release the proverbial hounds with the filth-ridden sounds of Murder One.

Comments the band in a collective belch: “God created this beautiful world in six days and it took us bastards only one record to destroy it all on our way to ruin.”

Recorded in 2012 at Sunlight Studios together with producer legend Tomas Skogsberg (Hellacopters, Backyard Babies, Entombed etc.), Murder One embraces the band’s adulation of classic punk, rock, sleaze and all things deviant with ten tracks of earnest, bar brawling bedlam made of blood, guts, beer and tainted ladies. Murder One will be released via PATAC Records digitally and in wax format in a limited run of 350 (100 red/250 black). For ordering info, point your browser HERE.

You can also sample the ruckus, with four tracks now streaming at the PATAC Records BandCamp page at THIS LOCATION.

 

Murder One Track Listing: 
01. City Kids
02. Damage Done
03. My Final Hell
04. Habit To Support
05. On The Attack
06. Cut You Down
07. Sanitarium Blues
08. Out For Kick
09. Seal The Deal
10. Branded For Life

Boozebags And Troublemakers To Blame:
Rambling Rob (Bestial Mockery) – Vocals, Guitar
Captain Twofinger – Bass
Little Mike (Protector)- Guitar, Backing Vocals
El Wocko (Bestial Mockery, Kill) – Drums

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SIEGE — Lost Session 91 Vinyl EP BLOWFLY — Black In The Sack Vinyl LP RAWHIDE — Murder One Vinyl LP HELLBASTARD — Sons of Bitches Vinyl EP FISTULA — Northern Aggression Vinyl EP WORMWOOD — Self Titled CD

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