Monthly Archives: March 2013

Active Listener Sampler Volume 5

Toujours un coup d’Avance !

“Ils sont cinq, originaires d’Austin (Texas) et semblent graviter dans un univers intemporel. Surly Gates offre un mélange subtil entre ambiances psychédéliques, harmonies vocales 60’s et rock garage doucement énervé. Parfois aux limites d’un rock psyché gnangnan, les quatre pistes de ce premier EP demeurent finalement très plaisantes lors d’écoutes successives. Voilà qui donne un […]

Down Tuned Magazine Review

I discovered these guys from the Dead Radio Comp I posted couple of weeks ago where they contributed their EP’s first track. Coming from Austin, TX and as you may have guessed they’re a psychedelic band. And they’re so damn good. Their music is flavored by bands like Black Angels but dipped deeper in the […]

“Owsley’s punch bowl…”

We Are The Last Beatniks Review

Surly Gates is an amazing five piece garage psych group from Texas, Austin to be precise.. This band first caught my attention when I introduced into them ongakubaka blog , and I couldn’t believe my ears! It was the EP that was perfect in every way, they’re definitely totally awesome. Surly Gates churn out loud […]