Articles by Dave Barnard


Black Bow Pulls It’s Strings

Black Bow Records is a record label focused upon releasing music created by, and appreciated by, those who worship tone and riffs. My, they have been busy of late with some excellent…


Sail – Slumbersong Review

One of my favourite cultural centre cafes has changed its name from Departure to Husk, and now the band Husk have changed their name to Sail. Its only early January and I…


rabitrup – SWVMPS Review

You may be reading reviews of 2016, flicking through pictures of important episodes or famous people who have died, while you are sitting comfortable in your favourite fireside chair; well, rabitrup seem…


Allfather – Inherit the Dust Review

You may have heard this already, you may be listening to it right now. You can listen to it, enjoying this terrible noise because we live in peace. You can choose to…


Shroud Eater/Dead Hand – Split Review

Dead Hand tease us during their side of the split, as it soon melts down in to a very relaxed vibe, gently pulsating guitar strings and keyboards. Hang on, did it say…