"There’s worse places to start, than to play your debut show opening
for Japanese serial-killer obsessed CHURCH OF MISERY. Then again, since
MOONLESS also later on did gigs with SAINT VITUS, PENTAGRAM and
UFOMAMMUT and are about to unleash their brilliant debut on DOOMENTIA,
one could say this was just a beginning…
The band started in Copenhagen, Denmark back in 2008 by people who
cut their teeth in the local punkscene in bands such as No Hope For The
Kids, Amdi Petersens Armé, Hjertestop and Village Idiot. Unknown to
some, but to people in the know, these were real important bands helping
to put Denmark back on the international map of underground music.
After releasing a demo on vinyl (‘Born Burned Out’) in really limited
quantity, the band went into the studio to record the debutalbum
‘Calling All Demons’ in September 2010. The album was recorded on a
small Danish island called Samsø, in the backroom of an Austin veteran
cars museum, if you can believe, in only three days.
Musically lying somewhere inbetween stoner, doom, psychedelic and
heavy 70’s rock, this still quite young outfit really makes a difference
by having perfectly nailed the ability to write great songs. Underneath
the Tony Iommi-styled riffing, thunderous drums and fuzzy bass lines
lies choruses and real catchy hooks that will stick in your cranium for
the rest of the month once you’ve heard them.
‘Calling All Demons’ is accompanied by mindblowing coverart by Tue S.
and the songs on this debut are nothing short of a triumph, ready to
step up at the top of the mountain of bodies that used to be called the
stoner scene. It’s both old school yet fresh sounding slow bonecrushin’
rock’n’roll. Pure primal testosterone sludge done the right way, the
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 03 October, 2012.