Monday, November 23, 2009

Such Hawks , such Hounds (DVD-Rip)

A documentary feature with:

Acid King | Across the River | The Atomic Bitchwax | Bardo Pond | Brant Bjork | Comets on Fire | Dead Meadow | Earthless | Fatso Jetson | High on Fire | Kyuss | Mammatus | Nebula | The Obsessed | Om | Pearls and Brass | Saint Vitus | Sleep | sunn O))) | Thrones

For every music fan who says rock ’n’ roll ain’t what it used to be; for every pundit who concurs with Hunter S. Thompson’s assessment of the music business as “a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free;” there are an equal number who will say that the business of creating and releasing innovative and satisfying music is as healthy as ever — it’s just done on a smaller scale.

Such Hawks, Such Hounds is a testament to the vitality of rock music. Relying only marginally on nostalgia, it says that at any point in history, the music being made is as worthy of attention as that of times past. It’s an introduction to an underheralded subgenre and a realization of its cinematic possibilities.

Such Hawks tells a story that needs to be told. Since the Alternative Revolution of the early 1990s, there has been a heightened interest in music with roots in the underground, hence such excellent genre studies as Hype!, Scratch and American Hardcore. While a similar celebration of sounds held dear, Such Hawks captures a moment as it is happening.

Such Hawks explores the music and musicians of the American hard rock underground circa 1970-2007, focusing on the psychedelic and ’70s proto-metal-derived styles that have in recent years formed a rich tapestry of unclassifiable sounds.

(Taken from here.)
Enjoy this one and get the retail DVD if you like the movies. This was screened at this years Roadburn Festivals and realy got me. 90 minutes full of stoner, doom and heavy psych rock music. A Mediafire mirror will be online tomorrow.

Mediafire 1 | 2 | 3 | 4


  1. thanks for the upload, but it seems like it cuts off about an hour and 15 min. in.

    and i get a corrupt message when i try extracting the mediafire links

  2. yep, the mediafire links are about 63 minutes long when you do extract them.
    still the only link on the web for that film, so thanks a lot buddy!

  3. what song starts at 1:50? is there a tracklist? the megaupload link ended the movie with no credits. thanks for this.

  4. Hi can you replace part 4 of documentary am having trouble to extrct the .avi file can you upload that part to other server???

    Tanx. And what a great job are doing on this blog!