Posted by Matt on 22nd Feb 2017
A new track from Casual Nun's forthcoming new album 'Psychometric Testing By...' premiered today on The Quietus.
"The track is an eight-minute doom-inflected stomper, punctuated by guitar squalls and Vasili Sakkos' curious, submerged vocals. The album, meanwhile, sees the band embracing a more improvisational approach to their writing and recording process, with the entire recording having come from one session at Bear Bites Horse, the studio of Shitwife's Wayne Adams - the same session that also led to their debut album, Super Fancy Skeleton."
Casual Nun have launched into 2017 with the announcement of a new album Psychometric Testing By... which will be release late Feb/early March by Box Records.Listen to brand new thumper 'Tusk', the albums opening track. It's a short one, but it packs a punch and will leave you with a trip strong enough to get [...]
I wanted to share this awesome email I received the other day (I've had Sean's permission). One of the best things about running a label is seeing how far and wide releases go. I've sent stuff all over the world. Sean live in Portland and has a keen interest in the happenings of the UK [...]
Box Records alumni are out in full force this Friday at Electrowerkz, London courtesy of the wild party being thrown by Baba Yaga's Hut. The line up features Box Records fam members Terminal Cheesecake, Blown Out and Casual Sect alongside Workin' Man Noise Unit and Hercules II. Tickets available from - babayaga.ticketabc.com
Russell Smith of Terminal Cheesecake spoke to Matt Ridout for The Quietus discussing the bands past, present and future. " When I started you basically were in a band and signing on the dole, that’s how it always was. Anyone who had a job was likely to have lost interest in doing a band long ago. Terminal [...]
Regular Box Records observers will know I do a fortnightly show on Amazing Radio. Tonight there's a new one and since I've been bloody baltic all day I've got a fine winter soup of a playlist lined up for tonight. Might have made it a little too spicy! Tracks from Terminal Cheesecake, 11PARANOIAS, Cocaine Piss, Ravioli Me [...]
Friends of Box Records Lower Slaughter have announced they'll be heading out on a stint of dates around the UK and Ireland. Word on the street is they have a debut album cooking. I can't say more than that, I really can't... but I want to... oh yes.Sunday 13th – The Prince Albert, Brightonw/ Workin' Man [...]
I'll be heading down to The Cluny, Newcastle this weekend to man "The Wheels Of Steel". Tickets are still available but I understand there's not many left, so be quick! Day or Weekend tickets can be purchased here. PS. No requests