Wednesday, September 25 2013
Oathbreaker's decision to exhibit more range on its sophomore album, Eros|Anteros, isn't a unique artistic statement in metallic hardcore. But it's one that many bands of its ilk ignore in favour of "stamping on a human face, forever".
Thursday, August 29 2013
All Pigs Must Die do what a hardcore band is supposed to do: fill you with fear, anxiety and the threat of impending violence.
Tuesday, July 9 2013
Night Birds prove that they’re among the best punk bands mining the circuit at the moment, and this record should open the group up to a new audience.
Sunday, June 30 2013
The remarkable quality of the sounds coming out of these disparate personalities is so cleanly divided that each song seems to benefit from the sonic quality of two entirely different lead singers as opposed to the reality of one, who is obviously possessed.
Monday, June 24 2013
While usually being a bustling and entertaining experience, E3 hasn’t really felt a much needed air of excitement for a while, but things have finally changed.
Friday, June 21 2013
The first day of E3 was reserved for an all-day marathon of press conferences, with Microsoft, Sony, EA and Ubisoft all showing off their latest wares in a glitzy spectacle.
Monday, May 13 2013
This week, it's minimalism. It's video games. What more can we say?
Monday, April 22 2013
There's abundant studded-belt and back-patch rhythmic chaos to be found on VHÖL, of both the 10-inch Mohawk and greasy mullet varieties.
Sunday, July 15 2012
In a world overrun by objects, everything's a 'thing' from another world.
Monday, June 25 2012
The whole “voice of a generation” concept is pretty ridiculous to begin with, but in the case of my cohort, the so-called Generation X, it’s downright laughable.