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Psycho California 2015 Festival Review: Top 10 Sets + Photos

on May 20, 2015, 11:00am
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Bell Witch


With the Grizzly Stage moved outdoors for the first day of the festival, minimalist doom duo Bell Witch played under the stars, running through the “Suffocation” suite from their recent opus Four Phantoms. It was the most cathartic set of the weekend, guided only by the desperate shrieks of drummer Adrian Guerra and the six-string bass work of Dylan Desmond, who crafts a tone akin to Geezer Butler and Tony Iommi combined, played through two guitar amps and a bass amp. Massive stuff. Those in the front row closed their eyes and listened.

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