Album review: Babe Rainbow – Changing Colours

Source: album artwork Words by Alexandra Dominica Ah, Babe Rainbow. Who could forget our darling neo-psych boys from down under? This brand new record has us moving through from Byron Bay to the nexus of sound and music mecca - Laurel Canyon in the 70s.  It’s been a while, we’ve missed them and boy are … Continue reading Album review: Babe Rainbow – Changing Colours

Album review: Leave Your Body Behind – Post Mortem Paradise

Source: album artwork Words by Lady Godiva Leave Your Body Behind, a misleading dark name for a band that sounds surprisingly mellow. A closer look at their sophomore album title Post Mortem Paradise also contrasts with the initial austerity and one is led to a land with no skeletons in the closet indeed, but merely … Continue reading Album review: Leave Your Body Behind – Post Mortem Paradise

Album review: Matt Berry – The Blue Elephant

Source: album artwork Words by Grey Malkin Matt Berry, musician, actor, voiceover and writer, is undoubtedly something of a renaissance man. For the general public he is perhaps best recognised from his television work as characters such as Toast of London, Sanchez from Darkplace or Beef from House of Fools. However, Berry has also been … Continue reading Album review: Matt Berry – The Blue Elephant

Album review: Electric Looking Glass – Somewhere Flowers Grow

Source: album artwork Words by Alexandra Dominica One pill makes you larger and one pill makes you small - go ask Alice when she’s ten feet tall. Follow this LA quartet down the rabbit hole and you’ll find this technicoloured Electric Looking Glass. MOOF Magazine are delighted to announce the debut LP from this many-hued … Continue reading Album review: Electric Looking Glass – Somewhere Flowers Grow

Moog Unveil Multi-Sensory Sound Studio Kit

I'm sure Moog need no introduction to readers of MOOF. Developed by analogue synth pioneer Dr. Bob Moog in the early 1960s, Moog have been at the forefront of electronic music for decades. Last month the company unveiled the Moog Sound Studio, a brand new synthesizer experience from Moog Music which includes all the tools and creative … Continue reading Moog Unveil Multi-Sensory Sound Studio Kit

Album review: Hooveriii – Water For The Frogs

Source: Album artwork Words by Lady Godiva 2021, a space odyssey: Space travellers Hooveriii are back with their second ignition and have expanded their sonic palette since their debut record, released in 2018. The five piece from Los Angeles has crafted a powerful space rocket fuelled with a magic potion of krautrock and jazzy pop, … Continue reading Album review: Hooveriii – Water For The Frogs

An interview with Constantine

Lady Godiva chats with Chicago-based psych folk maestro Constantine Hastalis... How old were you when you started playing music and do you remember the first record you bought? I was but a wee lad but I didn’t become obsessed with it until my mid-late teens. Your music is very evocative of nature and folklore. Were … Continue reading An interview with Constantine

Album review: The Peacers – Blexxed Rec

Source: album artwork Words by Alexandra Dominica Three years after their 2017 sophomore release, The Peacers have once again returned to us with a third album Blexxed Rec - a golden artillery of dazzlingly experimental sounds. With such an eclectic and tantalising array of influences from Glam rock, to Baroque to Garage fusion, ‘Blexxed Rec’ … Continue reading Album review: The Peacers – Blexxed Rec

MOOF Issue No.9 available to pre-order now!

MOOF SPRING ISSUE 9: 60+ PAGES OF THE GROOVIEST ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS ON PSYCHEDELIC MUSIC, ART, AND CULTURE This issue features interviews with artist Anton Newcombe (Brian Jonestown Massacre), Ben Edge, Janet Farrar and Gavin Bone, Martin Newell (Cleaners From Venus), as well as articles about Czech New Wave, underground magazine Albion, Bobby Callender, new … Continue reading MOOF Issue No.9 available to pre-order now!

Q&A with New Bums’ Ben Chasny and Donovan Quinn

Source: New Bums Interview by Gareth Thompson Ben Chasny (Six Organs Of Admittance) and Donovan Quinn (Skygreen Leopards) reunite as New Bums with Last Time I Saw Grace, their second album of acoustic psych blues for Drag City. Like twin brothers wrapped in memory and mystery, the duo offers an eerily soulful set that crackles … Continue reading Q&A with New Bums’ Ben Chasny and Donovan Quinn