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Album Review: Karma Kids – vibes

Album Review: Karma Kids – vibes

Karma Kids take us on a tumultuous journey with their latest album, vibes. Although they navigate through stages of angst and loss, you’ll also find a sprinkle of optimism and a few moments of light, which, if we’re honest, is a concept that fits in well with the past...

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EP Review: Crossfaith – SPECIES

EP Review: Crossfaith – SPECIES

Over the past decade, Crossfaith have amassed a huge following, not surprising when you look back on their proficient discography and that trademark ability to blend metal with hardcore and electronic elements.  With their brand new EP, SPECIES, the band hints at...

EP Review: Can’t Swim – When The Dust Settles

EP Review: Can’t Swim – When The Dust Settles

After releasing Foreign Language last year, it was clear that Can’t Swim were leaning heavily into their hardcore punk roots and by doing so, showcased a different side of the band that was exciting, unapologetic and forceful.  But, like a pendulum, they’ve swung...

Album Review: Fake Names – Fake Names

Album Review: Fake Names – Fake Names

How many punk legends does it take to make an exciting punk rock album? As proven by Fake Names’ self-titled debut; four. It’s not surprising that it’s a killer record when you consider the combined credentials of this electrifying supergroup; Brian Baker (Minor...

EP Review: Sobriquet – A Hundred Thousand Tongues

EP Review: Sobriquet – A Hundred Thousand Tongues

A Hundred Thousand Tongues - Sobriquet’s brand-new self-release - might only comprise of four songs, but like they say, dynamite comes in small packages and this one has a particularly loud boom.  There was a golden age for metalcore throughout the naughties...

EP Review: Dead Lakes – New Language

EP Review: Dead Lakes – New Language

Dead Lakes saw the decade off to a good start. Having signed to Sharptone Records earlier in the year, they’re now on the precipice of seeing nine years of experience come into fruition with their brilliant new EP, New Language.  ‘CLOSE 2 ME’ and ‘PARADISE’ have...

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