Albums

Summerteeth – Hope This Helps

May 12, 2017 Brian Charles Clarke 0

5/10 For those of you who have recently become dismayed over the direction Paramore‘s sound appears to be heading in, fret not. Summerteeth’s debut record Hope This Helps does a decent job of imitating the band’s […]

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Morgan Barrie – North

April 28, 2017 Brian Charles Clarke 0

6/10 North by Morgan Barrie is an equally folky and noisy experiment and makes for a sort of bold debut. Barrie’s voice acts as a sonic constant throughout the record which has the advantage of […]

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WÔ – Quenntown Bassville

April 17, 2017 Brian Charles Clarke 0

7/10 Quenntown Bassville is the latest release from Montreal’s francophone hard-rock outfit WÔ. The album is lo-fi, aggressive, and loud as the average hardcore record but features some sonic variety. On the whole, this record […]

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Wolves Scream – Vestiges

March 27, 2017 Brian Charles Clarke 0

6.5/10 Wolves Scream is a Belgian metalcore band that formed in 2010. Since then they certainly haven’t reinvented the wheel, but what piqued my interest was their focus on the genre’s dark seriousness which steers […]

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The Corks – Self-titled

March 1, 2017 Brian Charles Clarke 0

3/10 The Corks‘ latest and self-titled EP is three tracks of generic blues-influenced alt-rock. It calls back to two distinct eras in music history, one more contemporary than the other but the most straight-forward comparison […]

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Missioner – Self-titled

December 27, 2016 Brian Charles Clarke 0

5/10 Missioner‘s second and self-titled EP is composed of a mix of classic and contemporary sad-rock legends, Brand New and the Smiths. Although this stylistic configuration leads to a pleasant listening experience, there’s nothing particularly […]