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 […]

KS - Puta's Brew
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KS- Puta’s Brew

January 3, 2019 Ben Cornel 1

6/10 A 25-song album of instrumental electronic synth, funk, ambient, techno, rock, pop, and disco…what could possibly go wrong? Los Angeles-based KS presents Puta’s Brew, an electronic melting pot of a bunch of different genres. […]

Dead End Drive-In - Mea Culpa
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Dead End Drive-In – Mea Culpa 

December 27, 2018 Syd Ghan 0

9/10 Some bands pay way too much attention to what’s come before them and end up sounding like carbon copies of their favourite bands. For examples of this, see Trivium’s The Crusade, Throwdown’s Venom & […]

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Georgia Fearn – Perfect On Paper    

November 27, 2018 Lee Ferguson 0

9/10 Humble readers, I think we may have a young Tori Amos. Georgia Fearn, seventeen-year-old singer, guitarist, pianist… (she’s seventeen people, from Carmarthen, Wales) released her debut album Perfect On Paper earlier this year (March […]

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Dr.Doak – It’s Time to Leave

November 20, 2018 Ben Cornel 0

5/10 The classic glass half empty, or glass half full; you’re going to have to tell me on Dr Doak’s release, It’s Time To Leave. It’s an ambiguous mix of pop punk, grunge, and rock; and […]

Colin Weeks - Magic
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Colin Weeks – Magic EP

October 25, 2018 Ben Cornel 0

10/10 Need a dirt-cheap vacation to somewhere warm and sandy and not soul-sucking? Plug in to Colin Week’s little gem of an EP, Magic. This four-song, pop-soul release is as smooth as a baby’s bottom and […]

Like Pacific - In Spite of Me
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Like Pacific – In Spite of Me  

October 19, 2018 Lee Ferguson 0

7.3/10 The sophomore release from Toronto-based Like Pacific has the band picking up right where they left off on their 2016 debut Distant Like You Asked. Another installment of anthemic, emo pop-punk tunes that’ll keep your heart […]

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Some Antics – Not Very Fun at Parties

October 11, 2018 Syd Ghan 0

7.5/10 Ah, pop punk. Somehow it has endured through its relatively brief but still respectable tenure among other spikey-haired subgenres, never quite becoming the most popular, but never disappearing either. To their credit, while Not […]

Cuecliche - Look at the Pictures
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Cuecliché – Look at the Pictures

September 18, 2018 Jordan Hodgins 0

6/10 Cuecliché, a three-piece skate pop-punk band based in the UK, has recently released their second, self-recorded EP titled Look at the Pictures. Following up their 2017 debut release One Last Chance, Look at the […]