Austin Chronicle (Michael Toland)

Glide Magazine


Sand-blasted, sun-burned acid rock that celebrates the Texas psychedlia legacy with wailing guitar, fuzzy farfisa, and lysergic vocals. Branded a “Texi-cali Freakshow” by one Warren Sawyer.

Active Listener Sampler Volume 5

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…”

Dead City Radio Compilation Volume 1

Chybucca Sounds Review

Ongakubaka Blog Review

Surly Gates are a psychedelic rock band from Austin, TX that sounds like a psychedelic rock band from Austin, TX. This 4-track EP is to be listened to in a haze of cigarette smoke with a Tecate in hand.   Mixing 1960s harmonious garage rock vocals with the slow churn of the more modern psychedelic […]