District Avenue – Epoch

March 28, 2017 Mathieu Perrier 0

7/10 Hailing from the Canadian east coast, Fredericton, NB’s District Avenue recently released an album that features eight tracks of radio-friendly, yet powerful, hard rock. Backed by some songwriting and production elements reminiscent of the […]


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 […]


Emmure – Look At Yourself

March 20, 2017 Paul Ablaze 0

7.5/10 Ok folks! Stretch out, get that sick new Attila jersey out from the wash, open up your bedroom pit, and crowd walk your sister’s friends cause Emmure are finally back to bring you the […]


Le Cerf-Malade – De bonnes intentions

March 17, 2017 Shawn Thicke 0

8/10 There is something so unmistakably “Québec” about Le Cerf-Malade and their newest album De bonnes intentions. That might seem like a surface-level observation, the kind of bullshit labeling from critics that rendered The Tragically […]


Kalamata – Disruption

March 15, 2017 Jordan Hodgins 0

9.5/10 Kalamata is a stoner rock psych outfit based in Hildesheim. Featuring Peter Jaun (guitar), Maik Blümke (bass), and Olly Opitz (drums), the German trio released their second album Disruption on March 1st, as a […]


Iron Reagan – Crossover Ministry 

March 14, 2017 Jesse Gainer 0

8.5/10 For approximately the last decade, fans of Crossover set a fairly attainable bar when it came to the quality they expected from new entrants into the genre. Similar to D-beat and stoner doom, as long as bands ticked off […]