Liquid Gnar - Rack My Brain EP
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Liquid Gnar – Rack My Brain EP

February 11, 2019 Max Morin 0

7/10 Gnarly…. (Obvious pun.) Now that that’s out of the way, let’s dive into Liquid Gnar. The band hails from snowy Montana, Belgrade to be precise. It’s not exactly the first place on many people’s […]

Astronoid - Self-Titled
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Astronoid – Self-Titled

February 6, 2019 Dominic Abate 0

9/10 Astronoid is a four-piece band from Boston who, admittedly, I heard about in early 2018 but never bothered to check out. I would quickly realize how much of a mistake that was. When they […]

The Overthrone - The Plague
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The Overthrone –  The Plague

February 5, 2019 Jesse Gainer 0

8/10 Ask the average Joe Six Pack what they know about Swedish music, and you’ll probably be treated to a monumentally cringe-worthy rendition of “Dancing Queen.” It’s true that ABBA  remain a global sensation, but Sweden’s […]

Architects – Holy Hell
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Architects – Holy Hell

January 24, 2019 Jason Greenberg 0

8/10 Death is never fun for any part of life, it’s just romanticized to grandiose proportions in art. To say it in a way that doesn’t make you rage quit on your electronic device, losing […]

Fayne - Journals
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Fayne – Journals

January 16, 2019 Max Morin 0

5/10 Fayne sounds like the name of a pagan post-black metal band. The kind whose output consists solely of eight to ten minute tracks of vague static buzzing and an album art colour palette consisting […]

memphismayfire - broken
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Memphis May Fire – Broken

January 10, 2019 Jason Greenberg 0

4/10 2018 is in the books and it was an odd one for recorded efforts. Then again, every year is fucking weird, I’m just trying to make some kind of sentimental point that nobody will […]

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Deaf Row – Buried Alive EP

January 9, 2019 Jason Greenberg 0

5/10 Trying to break the mold can be a difficult feat. Sometimes in one’s efforts to be as unique as can be, one ends up overstuffing the mold instead of breaking it. Remember boys and […]

Faults - The losing fight
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Faults – The losing fight 

January 7, 2019 Syd Ghan 0

6.5/10 No beating around the bush here; what The losing fight, the latest release by Montreal natives Faults most closely resembles is Converge. (Yes I know it’s a title, but they didn’t capitalize where they were supposed […]