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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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Flaws – Vesta

May 5, 2017 Jesse Gainer 0

7/10 Debut EPs are tricky. It’s an elevator pitch; you’ve got a scant amount of time to put your best foot forward and give listeners a reason to come back for more. Curation is key. […]

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Arcane Ghosts – Traveller

May 1, 2017 Keenan Kerr 0

5.5/10 Fuckin’ Fall Out Boy and Panic! At The Disco… they’ve had too strong of an influence on pop-punk music. Now, poop “punkers” everywhere are straining their vocal cords to produce that same kind of […]

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Die Hexe – Coven

April 27, 2017 Syd Ghan 0

9.5/10 Excuse me while I gush. Coven, the latest offering from Toronto, Ontario’s hardcore outfit Die Hexe, is awesome from front to back. Obvious influences like Converge and Poison the Well shine through all over […]

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Ninjaspy – Spüken

April 24, 2017 Jordan Hodgins 0

9/10 Ninjaspy is the trio of Parent brothers Joel, Tim, and Adam AKA The Triad of Blood. Formed in Port Coquitlam, BC and based out of Vancouver, BC, the three blend their wide array of […]

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Cuecliché – One Last Chance

April 12, 2017 Jordan Hodgins 0

5/10 Based in London, UK, the pop-punk trio Cuecliché owe their composition to a series of online advertisements that eventually connected three folks who share a love of music and a refusal to grow up. […]

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Soggy Beard – Self-titled

April 11, 2017 Aaron Deck 0

5/10 In this week’s installment of reviewing albums, I was given the task to tackle a band in the vein of folk-punk. Crusty vocals, acoustic guitars, antique violin lines, root bass notes, and almost not-there […]