desert rock

Brant Bjork announces Spring 2020 European Headlining Tour

Sound of Liberation is stoked to announce that the king of the desert himself, the master of laid back weedy jams and smooth riffing, the one and only Brant Bjork will return to Europe in April/May 2020!

The tour consists of 17 dates, including stops at Desertfest Berlin and Desertfest London.

Swedish psychedelic rock band MaidaVale will support Brant Bjork, famous for his work in highly influential bands like Kyuss and Fu Manchu, as well as for his solo career.

Bokassa releases new music video for “Charmed & Extremely Treacherous”

Hot from supporting Metallica on their European summer stadium tour, fast rising stoner-punks Bokassa release their new video for “Charmed & Extremely Treacherous” today to coincide with the band’s first international headline tour. The track is taken from their recent acclaimed album “Crimson Riders”.

Gorilla Riot to release debut full-length album “Peach” on January 31st 2020

Dirty rock ‘n blues mavericks, Gorilla Riot announce that their first full-length album, “Peach”, will be released on January 31st, 2020.

“Peach” is available in Digital, CD and Vinyl formats and released through Off Yer Rocka Recordings (OYR). Distribution is via Cargo Records with a release date on Friday 31st January, 2020. 

The Whirlings to release new studio album “Earthshine” on October 18th 2019

Italian progressive rockers The Whirlings just inked a deal with Subsound Records for the release of their brand new album “Earthshine” and are now ready to unveil a first glimpse of what to expect with their stunning new song “Vacuum”!

“Earthshine” propels itself way beyond the band’s trademark heavy psych and post-rock sound, offering a rich blend of genres and so does “Vacuum” featuring Vera Claps, streaming right now below.

Lowburn to release new studio album “Phantasma” on October 25th 2019

After Battlelore went on hiatus, Tomi Mykkänen and Henkka Vahvanen formed a heavy fuzz rock and doom fusion, Lowburn, in 2012. The Finnish music collective and heavy sounds veterans have been hard at work for their forthcoming and hotly anticipated new full length album, “Phantasma”, which will be seeing the light of day on October 25th, 2019, via Argonauta Records!

Lowburn to release lyric video for new single “Cloud Valley”

Finland’s fuzz rock doom fusion, music veterans Lowburn, have announced to return with a brand new album during 2019 with powerhouse label Argonauta Records.

Formed in 2012 by Tomi Mykkänen and Henkka Vahvane after Battlelore went on hiatus, Lowburn are currently putting the final touches on their upcoming, hotly anticipated full length.