We’ve always had a soft spot for labels who think differently. Shelsmusic – born in the UK, bred in California – has made its name on atmosphere, from tremulous folk and consciousness-expanding walls of sound, to muscle-shredding, gut-pounding metal. Albums from artists as diverse as Black Sheep Wall and Ancients make regular dents our end of year top tens. In recent months, they’ve not only expanded into production, through their Purple Buffalo Studios, but to mark their 10th anniversary, they’re re-releasing Mahumodo’s cult record Waves on vinyl. High time to catch up with label head and *shels frontman Mehdi Safa, we reckoned…
Admiral Angry is an aggressively bottom heavy sludgecore band from Los Angeles, California.
The band formed in 2004 and their first album to be released, Buster, was released in 2008 on Sentient Recordings marking the return of their original singer, Chris Lindblad, who did vocals on their "9/11...Only Worse" EP, when they were more of a grindcore band.
Between 9/11 and Buster, the band recorded an album known as "Albania", but it was not released due to various conflicts with their former vocalist. Read more on Last.fm