Sunday, August 18, 2019

Eagles Of Death Metal – Heart On

Eagles Of Death Metal Heart On Eagles Of Death Metal are Sweet Tarts in the tank of a high-octane rock ’n’ roll machine. Their lip-puckering guitar squalls and gravelly...

Gang Gang Dance

Gang Gang Dance Saint Dymphna In most cases, using the word “experimental” to describe music that defies genre categorization is somewhat lazy. But in the case of Gang Gang...

Earlimart

Earlimart Hymn And Her With its moody acoustic guitar chords and insistent beat, the intro to “Song For,” the opening track on Earlimart’s new album, Hymn And Her, could...

Static Radio NJ

Static Radio NJ An Evening Of Bad Decisions We’re all products of our environment, so it’s not surprising that melodic hardcore quartet Static Radio should hail from New Jersey....

Monikers

Monikers Wake Up Monikers, an Orlando trio with deep roots in the punk community, are among a recent surge of bands combining Leatherface, Jawbreaker and the Gainesville, Florida, sound...

Ben Folds

Ben Folds Songs For Silverman In AP 199’s In The Studio, Ben Folds said his new album would be more “organic and dirtier” than any previous release in...

Reign Supreme

Reign Supreme American Violence EP This Philadelphia quartet (alumni of Blacklisted among them) boast all the requisite qualities of modern day hardcore: Fast, stampeding tempos that screech into half-time;...

Bad Brains

Bad Brains Build A Nation Given the band’s erratic history and the utter failure that was fellow punk legends the Stooges’ recent reunion LP, one might think a...

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...

PVRIS aim for the jugular on ‘All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need...

PVRIS All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need Of Hell In a past life, PVRIS were a metalcore band performing under the moniker Operation Guillotine. It’s nearly impossible...