Mixing occult imagery with heavy riffs and psychedelic twists, Horse were a proto-metal/proto prog outfit from South London, ahead of their time.

Youtube feeds my deep need for 69-74 Psych rock. My favorite rabbit hole to lose time in is digging around all the uploads of forgotten bands that should have been huge. It was a rare moment when people all over world heard these sounds that were really perfect expressions of the electrification of guitars. The genre of Rock needed the fire-y energy of these bands to balance the sound that was coming from the pickups and amplifiers and exciting the masses. The heaviness of the sound connected to the darkness of the occult perfectly and demon rock arose. This is my second love next to Techno.

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