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“…an epic collection…”

03/30/2016     / / / / /

Opening with a meaty bass riff that could be found on a Nine Inch nails album, “Juju” is a collection…

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“…absolutely bloody essential”

03/19/2016     / / / / / /

The very existence of this album is a sad reflection of our times. JuJu is the latest incarnation of Sicily-based Gioele…

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“…an uneasy supernatural charm”

03/19/2016     / / / / /

JuJu is Gioele Valenti, Lay Llamas collaborator and musical alter ego behind Herself. JuJu is his current vehicle, highlighting a chapter…

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“…another great SOB release”

03/19/2016     / / / / /

JuJu is the latest incarnation of Sicily-based Gioele Valenti, who has previously recorded under the name Herself several records of…

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“…in the running for album of the year”

03/19/2016     / / / / /

JuJu is the latest project of Gioele Valenti of Lay Llamas and Herself, and the latest in a string of…

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“…a superb album…”

03/09/2016     / / / / /

One of a crop of artists bringing psych into the present day, David Max, former bassist/songwriter with US psych rockers…

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“… a thing all of its own.”

03/02/2016     / / / / /

I know I’ve said this more than once, but 2016 has already brought us some of the most interesting psychedelic…

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“…sound-tracking a movie that doesn’t exist…”

03/02/2016     / / / / /

Evening Fires are described as “peddlers of old-time rural acid rock” that record their music in a “secret Appalachian den”,…

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“…a kaleidoscopic dreamscape…”

03/02/2016     / / / / /

“Sons of the Void is the latest project from David Max, former bassist/songwriter with Hoboken/NYC psych rockers Tadpoles. Following his…

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“…a mindbending combination…”

03/02/2016    

JuJu is the latest project of multi-instrumentalist Gioele Valenti (Lay Llamas, Herself). Taking its name from West African magical ritual…

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