An underappreciated album: Steven Wilson – Insurgentes (2008)

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When someone says “What do you think about Steven Wilson’s solo albums?”, you will probably hear conversations about the albums Hand.Cannot.Erase, Grace For Drowning, or The Raven That Refused To Sing… But, there’s also another solo album from sir Wilson, named Insurgentes. His first “sort of” solo album, that was released a year before Porcupine Tree’s last album The Incident, which is the year 2008. Continue reading

SexCake Episode 4: Would you like to have some tea with your cake?

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Fourth episode of SexCake! DJ Mowsee and Lady Kdiscuss the music that’s played during this episode track by track. WARNING: This show is uncensored! It contains useful (or useless) info about your favourite tracks, a DJ Mowsee making some tea (no, this is seriously true!), and probably some other inappropriate stuff…

You will hear music from Head Control System, Paradise Lost, DeftonesCentrozoon, Robin Trower, Necromonkey, Mudvayne, AWOOGA, Periphery, Operation: MindcrimeDavid Sylvian & Robert Fripp, IEM, Jane’s Addiction & Devin Townsend.

You can listen to the show here:

This show was originally broadcast on ISKC Rock Radio! Join the ISKC Facebook Group and give the ISKC Radio Group a like!
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SexCake episode 3! CatSandwich!

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Third episode of SexCake! DJ Mowsee and Lady K discuss the music that’s played during this episode track by track. WARNING: This show is uncensored! It contains useful (or useless) info about your favourite tracks, free cake, and is best experienced when the listener listens to this show without wearing clothes.

You will hear music from Mahoney, The Sword, Gary Numan, My Bloody Valentine, Meshuggah, Bad Brains, Kayak, Front 242, The Pineapple Thief, Karnivool, ORK, Mastodon, no man & fIREHOSE.

You can listen to the show here:

This show was originally broadcast on ISKC Rock Radio! Join the ISKC Facebook Group and give the ISKC Radio Group a like!
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Liked what you’ve heard? Please feel free to sponsor me, so I can continue providing you interviews, reviews, stories and more fun stuff of your favourite bands and artists! Click on the ‘Donate’ button on the top left side of the page (or click on the plus on the top left side of the page when you’re reading this on your mobile device/tablet). You don’t need a PayPal account to donate! Just one dollar/euro/pound can help me a lot! Read about what happens with your donation money here. Thank you very much! 

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SexCake episode 2! No pants equals more fun!

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Second episode of SexCake! DJ Mowsee and Lady K discuss the music that’s played during this episode track by track. WARNING: This show is uncensored! It contains useful (or useless) info about your favourite tracks, free cake, and a DJ Mowsee without pants!

You will hear music from Cog, Steven Wilson, The Young Gods, Frost*, Curve, Ozric Tentacles, Paper Tongues, 7sleepers, Bob Mould, North Atlantic Oscillation, JOLLY, Riverside, Front Line Assembly, Lax Lizzard, Dead Can Dance, Lounge Orphans, Monuments & Anathema!

You can listen to the show here:

This show was originally broadcast on ISKC Rock Radio! Join the ISKC Facebook Group and give the ISKC Radio Group a like!
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Liked what you’ve heard? Please feel free to sponsor me, so I can continue providing you interviews, reviews, stories and more fun stuff of your favourite bands and artists! Click on the ‘Donate’ button on the top left side of the page (or click on the plus on the top left side of the page when you’re reading this on your mobile device/tablet). You don’t need a PayPal account to donate! Just one dollar/euro/pound can help me a lot! Read about what happens with your donation money here. Thank you very much! 

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Backstage with Iris! Interviews with Nth Ascension & Giancarlo Erra of Nosound!

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Ninth episode of Backstage with Iris! Not one, but two interviews!

The first interview you will hear is with the band Nth Ascension. They will release a brand new studio album named In Fine Initium this month. Iris and the band talk about the making of the album, a possible tour and more!

The second interview you will hear is with Giancarlo Erraof the band Nosound. The band released a brand new studio album named Scintilla earlier this year. Iris and Giancarlo discuss the album, the typical music that Nosound makes and more!

You can listen to the show here:

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SexCake episode 1! A new show!

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The very first episode of SexCake! A brand new radio show with DJ Mowsee Fatten and Lady Katten! DJ Mowsee and Lady K discuss the music that’s played during this episode track by track. Please give us your feedback about the show! The sound quality is not super, we are working on that, but please let us know what you think about the show itself!

You will hear music from Deftones, Porcupine Tree, Katatonia, John Wesley, VOLA, OSI, The Contortionist, Nickelback (OH NOOO!), David Sylvian & Robert Fripp, Amplifier, Son Volt, AWOOGA & Twelve Foot Ninja.

You can listen to the show here:

This show was originally broadcast on ISKC Rock Radio! Join the ISKC Facebook Group and give the ISKC Radio Group a like!
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Announcement: Backstage with Iris! Interviews with Nth Ascension & Giancarlo Erra of Nosound!

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This Saturday (October 8th) at “Backstage with Iris” on ISKC Rock Radio:

Not one, but two interviews!

The first interview you will hear is with the band Nth Ascension. They will release a brand new studio album named In Fine Initium this month. Iris and the band talk about the making of the album, a possible tour and more!

The second interview you will hear is with Giancarlo Erra of the band Nosound. The band released a brand new studio album named Scintilla earlier this year. Iris and Giancarlo discuss the album, the typical music that Nosound makes and more!

This is a show you definitely should not miss!

Please join me in the chat room during the show here: http://iskc.rocks/?page_id=952

Show starts at 9 PM CET – 8 PM UK TIME – 3 PM EDT – 12 PM PDT*

I also made an event page for it on Facebook, go click on the link for more info (and don’t forget to click on ‘Interested’ or ‘Going’, so that you will get a notification an hour before the show starts):

https://www.facebook.com/events/910177535780397/

More information about Nth Ascension:
https://www.facebook.com/NthAscensionMusic/
http://www.nthascension.com/

More information about Nosound:
https://www.facebook.com/nosoundnet/
http://www.nosound.net/

Listening Link 192 kbps: http://iskc.rocks/?page_id=721
Listening Link 320 kbps: http://iskc.rocks/?page_id=2046
Website: http://www.iskc.rocks/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ISKCWebradio
Email us at: rock@iskc.rocks

Missed the show? No worries, I will upload it afterwards on Mixcloud and this website!

Don’t forget to tune in for Lucas’ Metal show before mine, which starts at 6 PM CET (12 PM EDT)!

(* Yes, show starts exactly at that time, so if you don’t want to miss the first part of the interview, please tune in on time!)

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Backstage with Iris! Interviews with Michael Wilton (Queensrÿche), Steve Vantsis (TILT/Fish), and Novatia!

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Eight episode of Backstage with Iris! Not one, not two, but three interviews!

The first interview you will hear is with Michael Wilton of Queensrÿche. Iris interviewed him backstage, right before his gig at the Boerderij Zoetermeer, The Netherlands. Second interview you will hear is with the Dutch band Novatia. That interview also took place in the Boerderij Zoetermeer. The last interview you will hear is with Steve Vantsis of TILT. Iris interviewed him via Skype. Three amazing and very interesting interviews, something you really don’t want to miss!!

You can listen to the interview here:

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Personal Playlist by Iris (22 September 2016)

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Time for a brand new playlist again, filled with brand new music, and also one slightly older album. Go check it out!  Continue reading

Announcement: Backstage with Iris! Interviews with Michael Wilton (Queensrÿche), Steve Vantsis (TILT/Fish), and Novatia!

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This Saturday (September 24th) at “Backstage with Iris” on ISKC Rock Radio:

Not one, not two, but three interviews!

The first interview you will hear is with Michael Wilton of Queensrÿche. Iris interviewed him backstage, right before his gig at the Boerderij Zoetermeer, The Netherlands. Second interview you will hear is with the Dutch band Novatia. That interview also took place in the Boerderij Zoetermeer. The last interview you will hear is with Steve Vantsis of TILT. Iris interviewed him via Skype. Three amazing and very interesting interviews, something you really don’t want to miss!!

Please join me in the chat room during the show here: http://iskc.rocks/?page_id=952

Show starts at 9 PM CET – 8 PM UK TIME – 3 PM EDT – 12 PM PDT*

I also made an event page for it on Facebook, go click on the link for more info (and don’t forget to click on ‘Interested’ or ‘Going’, so that you will get a notification an hour before the show starts):

https://www.facebook.com/events/518909578302381/

More information about Queensrÿche:
https://www.facebook.com/QueensrycheOfficial/
http://www.queensryche.com/

More information about Novatia:
https://www.facebook.com/novatiamusic/
http://www.novatia.nl/

More information about TILT:
https://www.facebook.com/TILTuk/
http://www.tiltband.co.uk/

Listening Link 192 kbps: http://iskc.rocks/?page_id=721
Listening Link 320 kbps: http://iskc.rocks/?page_id=2046
Website: http://www.iskc.rocks/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ISKCWebradio

Missed the show? No worries, I will upload it afterwards on Mixcloud and this website!

Don’t forget to tune in for Lucas’ Metal show before mine, which starts at 6 PM CET (12 PM EDT)!

(* Yes, show starts exactly at that time, so if you don’t want to miss the first part of the interview, please tune in on time!)

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