Dirty Sound Magnet in Concert add lava to Rock Oz’Arènes!

RockmusicRaider Newsflash - Dirty Sound Magnet - Rock Oz'Arènes - 2018I now have seen Dirty Sound Magnet live twice. The first time around in 2014, promoting their flagship What Lies Behind. That was back in their old incarnation, a time when they sported Zep-fueled tunes on a bed of crunchy rock.

This time they got my attention right this week at the Rock Oz’Arènes festival in Avenches, the old Roman stronghold in Switzerland.

And boy did things change.

Gone are the musings from the past and in comes what the band calls Cryptic or Creative Rock. A mixture of Psychedelic and (very) Avantgarde Rock. Want proof of the pudding? [...] Click to raid more!

Dirty Sound Magnet – What Lies Behind (2012) – Review

      RockmusicRaider - Spotify Logo

RockmusicRaider Review - Dirty Sound Magnet - What Lies Behind - Album CoverA friend of mine dragged me to a concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival to see these guys live. To see Dirty Sound Magnet? WTF? Dirty who? To watch What Lies Behind. I admit, I had no idea what to expect. Hmm.

Small concert hall feeling like a bunker – probably is a bunker, stuffy and no air, but great sound. The band performing their – at that time – only record.

Lovingly crafted songs in a bluesy, rocky style reminiscent of the 70’s, brought to life by this Swiss (Yes! Not US) band around Didier Coenegracht, [...] Click to raid more!