Reviews Label: Denovali

Label: Denovali

30 reviews found

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KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Crevecoeur - II album cover


II, 2008

7.5 / 10

Crevecoeur are a French three-piece outfit which play a style of music that brings to mind the expansiveness of soundtracks. These nine songs comprise the group's second album since their ...

Celeste - Nihiliste(s) album cover


Nihiliste(s), 2008

7.0 / 10

Celeste is another player on the scene that offers music in similar fashion (although their take on it is much noisier and a bit more to the point with much ...

Iroha & Fragment - Bittersweet album cover

Iroha & Fragment

Bittersweet, 2010

8.0 / 10

One of the biggest thrills that I still get from music and writing about music is being smacked up side the head by some new band or (in this case ...

Iroha - Self Titled album cover


Self Titled, 2011

8.0 / 10

Admittedly, I was knocked off my seat when I first heard Iroha (their split with Fragment, Bittersweet was an engaging listen) and immediately began awaiting the release of their first LP; ...

Kodiak - Self Titled (Collection) album cover


Self Titled (Collection), 2011

8.0 / 10

Even in this so-called digital age of information where anyone can have anything delivered right to their mobile phones in the blink of an eye, there are still moments where ...

Iroha - End Of An Era album cover


End Of An Era, 2011

8.0 / 10

Now this is exactly what I am talking about right here, bands sneaking releases out from under people’s noses in this day an age is a feat worthy of the ...

Omega Massif - Karpatia album cover

Omega Massif

Karpatia, 2011

9.5 / 10

Holy shit.Let me put the rest of this review in context. The day I discovered post-metal was the day I was told to listen to Isis' seminal album Oceanic. For ...

Blueneck - Repetitions album cover


Repetitions, 2011

7.0 / 10

I wanted to write an introduction that accurately conveyed the sound of Blueneck's new album Repetitions, but my editor wouldn't let me write in size 2 font. Stupid "legibility" rules.I'm ...

The Eye Of Time - Self Titled album cover

The Eye Of Time

Self Titled, 2012

10.0 / 10

The first thing that hits you is how beautiful the album looks. You haven't even begun to listen to it and already you're fawning over the beautiful cover art. It ...

Thisquietarmy - Resurgence album cover


Resurgence, 2012

7.5 / 10

Existing purely on the periphery of my personal aural hemisphere due to their touring with and collaborating with several artists and bands that I avidly follow but never getting around ...

The Pirate Ship Quintet - Rope for No-Hopers album cover

The Pirate Ship Quintet

Rope for No-Hopers, 2012

6.0 / 10

Five years after their first EP was released, English band The Pirate Ship Quintet have finally released their debut album, 2012's Rope for No-Hopers. But how well does it hold ...

Lento - Live Recording 8-10-11 album cover


Live Recording 8-10-11, 2012

5.0 / 10

When a band releases a live album, there's usually some great importance behind it, whether it be documenting an important performance, showing off some otherwise unreleased material. or just the ...

Iroha - Shepherds & Angels album cover


Shepherds & Angels, 2012

8.0 / 10

Sometimes it feels strange championing a band, but I feel as though Iroha are one of those bands that deserve to be heard but people (at least here in the ...

The Mount Fuji Doomjazz Corporation - Egor album cover

The Mount Fuji Doomjazz Corporation

Egor, 2012

7.8 / 10

As the sister group of The Kilimanjaro Doomjazz Ensemble This group treads similar waters. While not a new group by any stretch this, their most recent full length of new ...

Sebastian Plano - Impetus album cover

Sebastian Plano

Impetus, 2013

8.0 / 10

Sebastian Plano returns two years after his debut album, Arrythmical Part of Hearts. The case of the Argentinian composer is a truly intriguing one. Born into a musical family, Plano became ...

Ensemble Economique  -  Melt Into Nothing album cover

Ensemble Economique

Melt Into Nothing, 2014

8.5 / 10

I became familiar with Ensemble Economique back in 2010 when they released their album Psychical, with Bryan Pyle (formerly of Starving Weirdos) combining world music with a very intriguing soundtrack type of ...

The Eye Of Time - Acoustic album cover

The Eye Of Time

Acoustic, 2014

8.0 / 10

Marc Euvrie is certainly a unique specimen when it comes to musicianship. When the previous, self-titled, album of The Eye of Time came out, it was just an unbelievable record ...

Pan & Me - Ocean Noise album cover

Pan & Me

Ocean Noise, 2014

7.4 / 10

Christopher Mevel, one of the founding members of the Dale Cooper Quartet & The Dictaphones, set up his solo project, Pan & Me, in order to step outside of the ...

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