Needful Things – Deception (Psychocontrol records)

Czech veterans Needful Things stunned me with the news about their new album. I remember that I thought, “Hell yeah, one more pleasant surprise for this year”, and I was right. This album (3rd in order) proved to be strong in taste (like shot of vodka) and heavy with its sound. In addition to all of this, the album has a very good visual design. I like how the artist compiled all the elements together and chose a beautiful set of colors. The main theme of this art is blind justice, victims, endless destruction, and as a consequence, oblivion in … Continue reading Needful Things – Deception (Psychocontrol records)

Needful Things / Overviolence (Psychocontrol records)

Today is Tuesday and, as always, this day sucks, so let’s plug it with a split from Needful Things and Overviolence! As I know, originally this split was released as a tape and it was released for an Asia tour. Now it’s been turned into a vinyl, and holy moly this piece looks great. Weird cover art, with gloomy faces, a combination of colors all of which create a nice aggressive and Grind look. Needful Things is a Grind mastodon of the Czechs scene. Can you believe that this machine has been active more than 20 years? And they’re still … Continue reading Needful Things / Overviolence (Psychocontrol records)

Needful Things (13.02.15)

Hi, Otto! How’re you doing, what’s news in Needful Things? Hi Alexander… thanks for your questions… and I hope your are well in bad times at Ukraine… Thanks for your interest in NEEDFUL THINGS / LYCANTHROPHY and my label PSYCHOCONTROL records. We have a new drummer like 7 months now. Looks like he is the right one. After we had a bad experiences with our last 2 drummers. And he is really young t campare the rest of the band. But for us its not important. He wanna play and it’s the most important for us. We start to make … Continue reading Needful Things (13.02.15)