EP Review: Larsen – Second Wind

Larsen are a four piece indie/alt-grunge outfit from Adelaide, South Australia made up of Liam Christensen on Lead Vocals/Guitar, Sam Massacci on Lead Guitar, Steven Massacci on Bass/Vocals and Alex Andrews on Drums/Vocals. Today, I will be reviewing their EP ‘Second Wind’ which was released on 6th August 2021. ‘Eating Me Alive’ opens with a … Continue reading EP Review: Larsen – Second Wind

Album Review: Five North – Scumbag

Five North are a pop-punk rock trio from California, the band is made up of Tyler Posey (an actor and musician noted for his roles as Shane on VH1’s Scream: Resurrection and Scott McCall on MTV’s Teen Wolf or from performing in other bands such as Lost in Kostko and PVMNTS) on Guitar/Vocals, Kyle Murphy … Continue reading Album Review: Five North – Scumbag

Single Review: The Ghost Club – Same Graves

The Ghost Club is a musical project based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, led by Domenic Dunegan and today I will be reviewing their single ‘Same Graves’ which was released on 21st August 2020. ‘Same Graves’ opens fast and hard, strings and percussion hammer forward blending with Domenic’s rich and powerful voice. I’m so glad to finally … Continue reading Single Review: The Ghost Club – Same Graves

Single Review: Tidal Wave – Next Year

Tidal Wave are a Toronto-based seven piece art-rock group inspired by the likes of Depeche Mode and Arcade Fire. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Next Year’ which was released on August 5th 2021. ‘Next Year’ opens with slow, tentative strings bringing a rich, harmonious orchestral feel, and instantly making me like the track...I … Continue reading Single Review: Tidal Wave – Next Year

Single Review: YVR – Out of It

YVR are a pop/indie duo from Los Angeles and today I will be reviewing their single ‘Out of It’ which was released on July 15th 2021. ‘Out of It’ opens with trilling tones, fading and building as they are filled with a deep, percussive beat that tonally reminds me of a heartbeat more than a … Continue reading Single Review: YVR – Out of It

Single Review: Calling All Captains – Undone

Calling All Captains are a five piece pop-punk/post-harcore outfit from Edmonton, Alberta which is made up of Luc Gauthier on Vocals, Brad Bremner on Guitar/Vocals, Connor Dawkins on Guitar/Vocals, Nick Malychuk on Bass and Tim Wilson on Drums. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Undone’ which was released on 15th July 2021. ‘Undone’ opens … Continue reading Single Review: Calling All Captains – Undone

Single Review: Waverley – Missing Thing

Waverley (stylised as waverley.) are a four piece indie rock outfit from Edinburgh who formed back in 2018. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Missing Thing’ which was released on June 11th 2021. ‘Missing Thing’ starts slow with a sustained but building note, light percussion layered on top, quickly joined by strings, as the … Continue reading Single Review: Waverley – Missing Thing

Single Review: Ad•era – Song We Made

Ad•era are alternative/indie trio from Canada which has some Chilean roots at its core, it is made up of Tiffany Calderbank, Tomás Valenzuela and Ian Cardona. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Song We Made’ which was released on July 30th 2021. ‘Song We Made’ opens with electronic percussive beats that flow into some … Continue reading Single Review: Ad•era – Song We Made

EP Review: Huttch – Quick Fix

Huttch are a rock ‘n’ roll trio from Windsor, Ontario and today I will be reviewing their EP ‘Quick Fix’ which was released on November 20th 2020. ‘Quick Fix’ opens fast, with a nice heavy fusion of guitar, bass and drums each evenly contributing to a nice even tempo and melody that's catchy and memorable. … Continue reading EP Review: Huttch – Quick Fix

Single Review: Heavy Broken Machines – We Are Here

Heavy Broken Machines are an Alt-rock/Darkpop four piece made up of Dav on Vocals, Graham on Guitars, Kev on Bass and Graham on Drums/Percussion. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘We Are Here’ which was released on the 16th April 2021. ‘We Are Here’ opens with a deep, gritty instrumental backing, a powerful fusion … Continue reading Single Review: Heavy Broken Machines – We Are Here

Single Review: Steam Powered Giraffe – Various Tracks

So first off, I have been a fan of this group since about 2011/2012 and it is one of my biggest regrets in life that I didn’t get a chance to go along with Tori B Bearly to see them when they came to the UK in August 2016 to perform at The Asylum Steampunk … Continue reading Single Review: Steam Powered Giraffe – Various Tracks

Single Review: Glitch Project – Bloom

Glitch Project, an Italian two-piece female combo, have cracked the code to producing a big hit and delivering it with ease on 'Bloom'. The new track is one-of-a-kind, and it gives alt-pop a fresh edge. Federica and Maida, both from Turin, conduct an extraordinary adventure filled with various exciting noises that erupt from the compound … Continue reading Single Review: Glitch Project – Bloom

Single Review: Final Void – Symphony Of Lies

Hard-rock band Final Void are tearing up the industry with their new release, 'Symphony Of Lies'. The single is from their highly commended new album 'Visions Of Fear', which was released this year and by heck does it bite! Hailing from Finland, the group unleash melodic rock fused with metal, and they mean business from … Continue reading Single Review: Final Void – Symphony Of Lies

EP Review: Coastal Fire Dept – Radio

Coastal Fire Dept are an alt-rock four piece group from the Vale Parish of Guernsey made up of Bobby on Lead Guitar, Ollie on Rhythm Guitar/Vocals, Saad on Bass and Gareth on Drums. Today I will be reviewing their EP ‘Radio’ which was released on the 4th December 2020 and was created with the intention … Continue reading EP Review: Coastal Fire Dept – Radio