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Spotinews recomendation
09.03.17

Evening. This new EP by Bleached is worth seeking out. Genre: indie rock. Enjoy! Bleached – Can You Deal?Filed under: 2017, Rock

Clash review
14.02.17

A hard-nosed reflection on turbulent times...

Spotinews recomendation
24.02.17

Hello. From three days ago: the new album by Novella is a keeper. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! Novella – Change of StateFiled under: 2017, Pop, Rock

Clash review
09.11.16

Catchy choruses and breezy surf-guitars, with a string in the tail...

Punk News review
21.09.15

After a listen to Critical Path, it’s hard not to compare Mapmaker to Chicago’s band of the moment, Typesetter. Both bands go for a similar sound: heavy, emotional punk--- not...

Clash review
29.06.15

An impressive if limited debut album...

Punk News review
10.06.15

Generally speaking, Integrity’s second LP, 1995’s Systems Overload is considered the point where they fully severed themselves from the hardcore scene of the time. Released four...

Punk News review
18.05.15

Ah, feedback. When the high pitched squeal is the first thing you hear on an album, is it ever not followed by a heavy as a cinder block guitar riff? Is anyone ever disappointed...

The Quietus review
01.03.15

When Leeds quintet Vessels released the Elliptic EP in the closing overs of 2013, the shift in musical direction was obvious. Gone were the guitar explorations that owed more than...

Punk News review
23.02.15

Concepts have written and self-released a new five-song EP. They are based in Houston, Texas and have apparently undergone a series of lineup changes, halting what they intend to...

Punk News review
20.02.15

Metalcore has never been a genre quick to accept innovations and new ideas with much fanfare. From the genres mid-00's heyday when bands were copping At The Gates riffs like they...

Punk News review
13.02.15

This is how you return from a hiatus. A full six years after their last record Midnight In America, September 2013 saw Modern Life Is War blasting back into the punk consciousness...

Punk News review
18.01.15

Scott Vogel be damned, The Ghost Inside are back with a new album: a set of rich and melodic songs that may be their strongest effort to date. Building on past albums Get What You...

Punk News review
05.12.14

When I heard that members of Gratitude, The Jealous Sound, and Cadillac Blindside had formed a new band, my expectations were high. These bands in mind, it’s hard to imagine that...

Punk News review
09.09.14

With 2009's It Hates You, Wilmington, NC rockers He Is Legend streamlined their approach, throwing hooks on top of hooks and delivering an immediately catchy, surprisingly poppy...

Insound review
08.08.14

Mastodon exploded onto the scene in 2002 with their debut LP Remission a record that would immediately establish them as one of the most important bands in the history of heavy...

Insound review
05.08.14

Darkest Hour's highly anticipated either full length album taking on new recording styles and expanding their music ability while still keeping the thrash/metal we all know and...

Alt Press review
05.08.14

Alt Press review
23.06.14

Punk News review
01.08.14

About thirty seconds into From Parts Unknown, the seventh full-length from Buffalo hardcore outfit Every Time I Die, it's obvious that this is not the album expected from such...

Insound review
08.07.14

The album’s title was initially inspired by a term used by wrestlers to increase their mystique, From Parts Unknown ultimately references the more hopeful mood that creeped into...

Alt Press review
16.06.14

The Quietus review
14.07.14

With eleven consistently excellent tunes, Mastodon's sixth full-length, Once More 'Round The Sun is nothing if not an exercise in subtly edging towards the mainstream without ever...

Punk News review
09.07.14

It's been approximately 10,000 years since a mastodon was seen on Earth. Known for their resemblance to modern-day elephants and now-extinct mammoths, the mastodon roamed what is...

NME review
07.07.14

Metal band show off their grooves on sixth record

Spotinews recomendation
30.06.14

Hey. From last week: the new album by Mastodon. Genre: sludge metal. Enjoy! Mastodon – Once More ‘Round the SunFiled under: 2014, Metal

Clash review
20.06.14

Smile along as album six infects the senses…