Category Archives: Reviews

BIONATOPS’ (Ex-BLACK CROWN INITIATE, CARICATURE) New Song Will Make You Hear “Voices” – Metal Injection

“We’ve been given the privilege to stream the title track off the album, which is just totally nuts. Some of the vocals make you feel like you’re listening to an old school Primus song (as does the rest of the … Continue reading

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LACES OUT: Review – Metal Trenches

“LACES OUT oozes aesthetic of the days when alternative radio reigned supreme and MTV actually played edgy music videos instead of reality garbage. As the droning, infectious bass groove of ‘Will To Become’ kicks off, I am immediately thinking of Fugazi. … Continue reading

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LACES OUT: ‘Fortunes’ Track Premiere – Decibel Magazine

“The members of LACES OUT have been playing music together for more than a decade, so they presented themselves a unique challenge: write a whole EP, in order, without trashing any songs. The end result is a cohesive and fluid … Continue reading

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Review: Mine Collapse S/T – Valley Of Steel

“…continually expanding and contracting, tides washing over everything and drifting back out to sea, over and over. The songs seem to keep swirling around in a frenzy, like a musical circle-pit.” – Valley Of Steel

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DYING WHALE: Last Moments Of Misery – Indy Metal Vault

“DYING WHALE rides between the steps of doom and the waves of panic with Last Moments of Misery. […] There is little comfort to be found here…” – Indy Metal Vault

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Album Review: DYING WHALE “Last Moments Of Misery” – Metal Riot

“…despite the somewhat shorter song duration the material is so energized and ass kicking that you feel like you got your mosh nut. […] DYING WHALE also have a clear punk streak which makes the material sharper and more urgent, … Continue reading

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DYING WHALE: Last Moments Of Misery – Rock! Shock! Pop!

“The album kicks off with opener ‘Black Sky Absorbs You In’, a two minute rager that puts the band’s obvious Jesus Lizard influence way up front. […] ‘One Final First Kiss’ spends four minutes in David Yow inspired Hell, with … Continue reading

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BANGLADEAFY: Narcopaloma – The Ripple Effect

“In my humble opinion these new songs distill Bangladeafy‘s music into it’s purest form yet. We have two musicians who work seamlessly together to weave highly intricate blasts of technical excellence.” – The Ripple Effect

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DYING WHALE Balance Aggression With Harmony On ‘Last Moments Of Misery’ – Interview with New Noise Magazine

“a monster… bringing to mind Keelhaul, Kylesa, and Kalibas. […] Sludgy in spots, hardcore in others, but all the while held together by threads of aggression and—if you listen closely enough—subtle beauty.” – New Noise Magazine

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DYING WHALE: No Blubber Here – Metal Trenches

“Between their fun-but-technical riffing and occasional experimention, they have plenty of what you’re looking for. You’ll recieve plenty of bruises from the typical hardcore flair, but be ready for some interesting side steps into odd territory like the Danny Elfman-ish … Continue reading

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