Tagged doom funk


Evacuate the Earth-S/T

Chicago/Milwaukee trio Evacuate the Earth have dropped their ambitious sophomore album. Evacuate the Earth opens with the partially spoken/partially sung sci-fi tune “Contact” and the rhythmic, jazzy “Interplanetary,” which sounds like Primus and Bjork jamming on a deserted space station. “Ninth Planet” is a three-way marriage of wailing sax, elastic bass and skittery percussion while…


Gramps the Vamp-The Cave of 10,000 Eyes

Chicago’s Gramps the Vamp refer to their particular brand of instrumental music as “doom funk.” Although this descriptor might be a bit tongue in check, it is wholly appropriate as the band draws from horror soundtracks and 60’s novelty/sound effects records while honoring the legacy of acts like The JBs, Ohio Players and Fela Kuti….