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WOES - SELF HELP

WOES - SELF HELP

Thought you had Scottish pop-punks Woes figured out? They beg to differ, expanding their horizons with this bold, endearingly scrappy new EP.

Review 1 May 2018
Turnstile - Time & Space

Turnstile - Time & Space

As furious and ferocious as ever, Turnstile are back for another two-step fest - bringing huge party vibes to 'Time & Space'.

Review 15 February 2018
Household - Everything A River Could Be

Household - Everything A River Could Be

Favouring subtle layers of light and shade over big, showy moments, this Minneapolis trio channel both emo’s early days and a homespun, off-kilter vibe all of their own.

Review 15 February 2018
We Were Sharks - Lost Touch

We Were Sharks - Lost Touch

Pop-punk couldn’t be in a better place right now, and if this new album is anything to go by, Canada’s We Were Sharks are set to make their very own mark on the globe.

Review 15 February 2018
Feed The Rhino - The Silence

Feed The Rhino - The Silence

Returning with their first album in four years, Kent’s Feed The Rhino build on their bruising metal / hardcore crossover with this new slice of aggression.

Review 8 February 2018
The Plot In You - Dispose

The Plot In You - Dispose

Broken, bruised and brutally honest, The Plot In You are aiming to tear the heavy music landscape to shreds and rebuild it in their own image.

Review 8 February 2018
Story Untold - Waves

Story Untold - Waves

A lot of Story Untold’s debut album sounds familiar. Really familiar.

Review 25 January 2018
Don Broco - Technology

Don Broco - Technology

This is the album Don Broco have been threatening to make for a while now.

Review 25 January 2018
Marmozets - Knowing What You Know Now

Marmozets - Knowing What You Know Now

Following up 2014’s outstanding debut album, ‘The Weird And Wonderful Marmozets’, the aptly-titled ‘Knowing What You Know Now’ reveals a band noticeably more confident in their abilities.

Review 22 January 2018
Earth Caller - Crystal Death

Earth Caller - Crystal Death

There’s nothing new about straddling hardcore and metalcore, but Melbourne’s Earth Caller have taken a good ’ol bash at making both genres count on new album ‘Crystal Death’.

Review 11 January 2018
Of Mice & Men - Defy

Of Mice & Men - Defy

The Of Mice & Men we once knew are gone. ‘Defy’ is the sound of a phoenix rising from the ashes.

Review 11 January 2018
Speak Low If You Speak Love - Nearsighted

Speak Low If You Speak Love - Nearsighted

It’s hard to believe that State Champs’ Ryan Scott Graham has found any spare time to work on a solo project, but in fact Speak Low If You Speak Love was the bassist’s first love - and that’s made clear by his captivatingly personal new album.

Review 4 January 2018

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