Van Dammes – The VD

April 29, 2014 Leilah Thiel 0

Van Dammes are a Finnish band formed in Belgium in 2013. Members Ilkka Hildén, Markus Kujawa, Jussi Roine, and Juho Talja all live in Helsinki. The Van Dammes new VD EP is a fluffy, catchy, […]


Toui Manikouth – This Service

April 15, 2014 Jacques Asselin 0

It’s time to cast aside all the high-octane, shit-ripping offerings and show you a softer side. A tenderness, if you will. The pensive reflection of a long day/week/month/year/life does not always mix well with music […]


Bet Your Life – Give No Quarter

March 30, 2014 Norm Boivin 0

A very good release fell on my lap with Bet Your Life’s Give No Quarter EP. Its sound really reminds me of  Boston bands like Dropkick Murphys and Mighty Mighty Bosstones, which I’ve seen tagged with […]


American Hell – The Great Dying

January 5, 2014 Jacques Asselin 0

Do you like headbanging? You’d better. Welland, Ontario’s American Hell (not even touching the irony on that one) brings the brimstone on The Great Dying. They start you off with the title track, which is […]


Attention Anyone – This Just In

November 1, 2013 Jarod Semple 0

The five-song EP is a great taste of what’s to come from Barrie, Ontario’s Attention Anyone.  This Just In revives that classic 90s pop-punk feeling without sounding like a copycat of any particular band.  Although […]