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Sounds Like: Clutch, Down, Fu Manchu, Orange Goblin, Truckfighters
Label: Unsigned; No Balls Records (Germany); Ghost Highway Recordings (Spain); Fandango Records (USA); Strange Magic Records (USA), Strange Magic Records
Manager: Scott Harrington for 313 INC Artist Management 860 917 7937
Bio: Washington DC’s Borracho exploded onto the stoner rock scene in 2011 with the release of their debut Splitting Sky, which was lauded with superlatives like "instant classic" and "must-listen." The album was named to ten 2011 best-of-year lists and earned the band a reputation as serious riff-slin...See Full Bio
“From the first couple of notes of wah-whipped goodness to the taut fills and patterns on the snare that give the low-end and guitars a direction to follow (whether it be a traditional stoner riff or a down-tempo doom churl all sauced up on Orange Amps), there’s a heightened sense of intensity and cohesion to the work here… As good as side A is, I think I like the B side even better… “Short Ride (When it’s Over)” is the crossroads where brawny biker doom riffs full of low-end distortion and Sabbath-y swagger intersect with a real anthem of a chorus that’s not far removed from Roadsaw’s attentive eye to 6-string, punk-leaned melody and solid vocal hooks. It’s simple, effective, and it’ll beat your ass; all good qualities to have in a riff fronted, rock song for damn sure.”