Sunday, February 23, 2020

Youngblood Brass Band

Youngblood Brass Band Is That A Riot? A theory: MIA Rage Against The Machine frontman Zack de La Rocha has relocated to Wisconsin, where he’s posing as Youngblood...

Despite its name, This Patch Of Sky’s ‘These Small Spaces’ feels massive

This Patch Of Sky These Small Spaces ROCKS LIKE: Sigur Ros, This Will Destroy You, Hammock WHAT'S DIFFERENT: The Oregon sextet's newest runs the gamut of emotions without uttering a...

Broadside’s ‘Paradise’ will be your summer soundtrack

Broadside Paradise FILE UNDER: FEEL GOOD POP-PUNK ROCKS LIKE: Hit The Lights, Yellowcard, State Champs WHAT'S DIFFERENT: Broadside packed up and moved their entire lives from Richmond, Virginia, to Los Angeles,...

Wire embrace modern sound while still sticking to their roots

Wire Silver/Lead FILE UNDER: Post-punk promise made manifest ROCKS LIKE: Beach House, Interpol, the Chameleons WHAT’S DIFFERENT: The creative hot streak that these post-punk pioneers have been on since reuniting in...

ONE OK ROCK keep their edge while adding a radio-friendly influence on ‘Ambitions’

ONE OK ROCK Ambitions Japan’s arena rock act ONE OK ROCK are starting 2017 off on the right foot thanks to the collection of tracks that make up their...

Young The Giant dabble in genres without sacrificing signature moves

Young The Giant Home Of The Strange ROCKS LIKE: Arctic Monkeys, Cold War Kids, Airborne Toxic Event WHAT’S DIFFERENT: It took three albums, but Young The Giant figured out how to...

Emo pioneer Garrett Klahn goes solo

Garrett Klahn Garrett Klahn There's an incredibly powerful moodiness throughout this debut solo album from Garrett Klahn (Texas Is The Reason, Solea, Atlantic/Pacific, New Rising Sons). And while some...

Christofer Drew has embodied everything from a ’60s hippie to an amps-to-11 rocker on...

Never Shout Never Black Cat At various junctures, Never Shout Never leader Christofer Drew has come embodied everything from a ’60s pot-addled hippie to an amps-to-11 rocker landing on...

toyGuitar provide pure punk not heard often these days on ‘In This Mess’

toyGuitar In This Mess No huge surprise toyGuitar features a few members of Swingin' Utters, as this great debut full-length has a ton of that band's energy and punk...

Young Statues – Flatlands Are Your Friend

Young Statues Flatlands Are Your Friend What a difference an album makes. Young Statues' second full-length, Flatlands Are Your Friend, has a shocking amount of depth to it. It...

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