Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Sleep On It show off their songwriting chops on ‘Overexposed’

Sleep On It Overexposed Sleep On It cemented themselves as ones to watch with their Lost Along The Way EP last October. Just one year later, they’ve dropped their...

Converge maintain their status as leaders with ‘The Dusk In Us’

Converge The Dusk In Us Right from the start, the very title of Converge's ninth album portends something ominous. The Dusk In Us conveys a sense of resignation of...

Weezer take a more experimental approach on ‘Pacific Daydream’

Weezer Pacific Daydream When placed beside last year’s White Album, Weezer’s 11th studio album is both a continuation and a departure. The 2016 version of the band worshipped at...

Heavy Hearts’ ‘On A Chain’ is a hard-hitting follow-up to their 2016 full-length

Heavy Hearts On A Chain ROCKS LIKE: Brand New, Balance And Composure, Citizen WHAT’S DIFFERENT: Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, four-piece Heavy Hearts’ new EP is a hard-hitting follow-up to...

Julien Baker proves she’s had enough pain for several lifetimes on new album

Julien Baker Turn Out The Lights ROCKS LIKE: Elliot Smith, Keaton Henson, Explosions In The Sky  WHAT'S DIFFERENT: Julien Baker’s second solo effort is as devastating as her much-lauded 2015...

‘The Canyon’ is the Used’s most soul-wrenching effort to date

The Used The Canyon "An album that punches you in the gut with feeling."  There’s a reason The Canyon opens up with Used frontman Bert McCracken’s voice breaking just 30...

Jake Ewald reaches maturity on his second solo record

Slaughter Beach, Dog Birdie ROCKS LIKE: The Weakerthans, Modern Baseball, Pinegrove WHAT'S DIFFERENT: Like the band that built him, Modern Baseball co-frontman Jake Ewald treats each record from his solo...

GWAR respond to a world gone mad with even more absurdity

GWAR The Blood Of Gods Rock ’n’ roll’s scumdogs strike hard and fast with their their latest effort, their first album without lead vocal tormentor Oderus Urungus. The Blood...

‘Cold Like War’ is a milestone for We Came As Romans

We Came As Romans Cold Like War We Came As Romans walked into recording their fifth studio album knowing one thing: It had to be better than their last...

Movements overflow with emotion on debut full-length ‘Feel Something’

Movements Feel Something ROCKS LIKE: Touché Amoré, Casey, the Story So Far WHAT’S DIFFERENT: The debut full-length from AP’s Warped Tour ’17 cover stars has been a long time coming,...

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