Recommend me some good Stoner Rock!

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by antonkk, Mar 26, 2007.

  1. Finch Platte

    Finch Platte Forum Resident

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    Is it pronounced Bon Gripper, or Bong Ripper?
















    ;)
     
  2. PretzelLogic

    PretzelLogic Machine wrapped in butter.

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    JFC this thread is an embarrassment. Particular congratulations to whoever suggested The Orb and Robin Trower were stoner rock.

    Sons of Alpha Centauri have a new album out. They're from the UK but are linked to Yawning Man (they have a joint project called Yawning Sons) and Karma To Burn. They're just about stoner, but on the lighter end, and previously only used numbers instead of song titles. I like them a lot.

    Continuum, by Sons of Alpha Centauri
     
  3. coldnebraskablue

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    III, by Weedpecker - my 2018 "best album i've heard this year" without a doubt. I hope these guys can get to the UK sometime soon.

    Other bands / albums to check out (people have probably already mentioned some or all):

    Elder - "Reflections Of a Floating World" - man this *really* kicks
    Somali Yacht Club - "The Sea"
    Les Lekin - "Died With Fear"
    Earthless - "Black Heaven"
    The Spacelords - "Water Planet"
    Radio Moscow - S/T
    Yawning Man - "The Revolt Against Tired Noises"
    Colour Haze - "She Said" or S/T

    It's strange, a couple of years ago I probably hadn't heard of most of these, funny how tastes change - its now my goto genre, if there is such a thing :) Hooray for Bandcamp, a lot of these can be bought from there.
     
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  4. Bingo Bongo

    Bingo Bongo No music, no Life

    Deep Purple - Machine Head LP, is a head LP
     
  5. Linto

    Linto Mayor of Simpleton

    Ozric Tentacles
    Magic Mushroom Band
    Hawkwind
    recent Julian Cope

    all proper stoner stuff
     
  6. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    the Moving Sidewalks-Flash.
     
  7. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    1969 brought a bunch of Stooges and bones...
     
  8. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    I hated I'm Your Captain! Liked Inside Looking Out...
    they had their time...
    don't be embarrassed! LOL.
     
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  9. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    music to smoke by...: )
     
  10. sekaer

    sekaer Forum Resident

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    Pavement
     
  11. Denon Destroyer

    Denon Destroyer Well-Known Member

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    Didn't read through the whole thread (yet) because of the confusion between 'stoner rock' and 'music to enjoy while stoned' but had to add

    WINDHAND

    who released a track from their upcoming album, and who's last album 'Grief's Eternal Flower' was awesome.
     
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  12. vamborules

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    Druid - Paper Squares

     
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  13. Synthfreek

    Synthfreek Please label the photos you post

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    It's pretty great because people are even trying to help by explaining what stoner rock is and someone will invariably post ZZ Top or Deep Purple directly underneath the post.
     
  14. Sprague Dawley

    Sprague Dawley Well-Known Member

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    Thread needs a raging mod clearout or the plonkers will just continue seeing "oh Neil Young, yeah, I get it, stoner rock"
     
  15. eflatminor

    eflatminor Forum Resident

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    Post of the decade.
     
  16. ron325

    ron325 Well-Known Member

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    Nice to see this thread bumped... it's probably the one thread I know a TON about.
     
  17. StarDoG

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    The new Kikagaku Moyo album is rather brahma..
     
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  18. zakyfarms

    zakyfarms White cane lying in a gutter in the lane.

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    Just saw them last night! Helluva show!
     
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  19. StarDoG

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    King Buffalo "Longing to be the Mountain"... melodic. at times quite dark and also pretty heavy, probably my favourite album so far released this year.

     
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  20. zakyfarms

    zakyfarms White cane lying in a gutter in the lane.

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    Very nice.
     
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  21. Soundhead

    Soundhead Forum Resident

    Waiting for my copy to come in the mail, can't wait to hear it, their earlier single sided release repeater is also really good.

     
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