Posts Tagged ‘metal’

  • Donnie Willow – Exhibition

    Donnie Willow – Exhibition

    From the squealing feedback of opener Stuck, Donnie Willow definitely have issues that would very much like to vent and they do so with swirling rage. The bass on this thumps and hums with gurgling ferocity, whilst guitarist Arthur Piddington, switches from Tubelord-esque vocal wails, to raging yelps of frustration...

  • Ampwrecked 13: New music for your ears

    Jun 25, 17 • AMPWreCked, Blogroll, Features, Introducing, mp3's, News, ReviewsComments Off on Ampwrecked 13: New music for your ears
    Ampwrecked 13: New music for your ears

    You want to hear all the hits? Well here they are for your listening pleasure - High Signs, Death From Above, Dead Cross, Melvins, Dancehall and Oh Sees are all here to bring the thunder. ...

  • Mutoid Man – War Moans

    Jun 20, 17 • Features, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Mutoid Man – War Moans
    Mutoid Man – War Moans

    Opening track Melt Your Mind couldn't be more aptly titled - it's a shred of riotous, unhinged energy that bubbles, bursts and roars. In just over 2 minutes, it's slams home a vibrant blast of melodic metallic punk leaving your jaw on the floor. This is swiftly followed by the drum-happy clatter of Bone Chain, which sounds like Van Halen writing a pop song for Kvelertak...

  • ’68 – Two Parts Viper

    Jun 11, 17 • Big Amps Falling Over, Blogroll, Features, mp3's, News, ReviewsComments Off on ’68 – Two Parts Viper
    ’68 – Two Parts Viper

    When a man in a suit approaches you in a dream and tells you that you will fail if he (the man) isn't two parts viper, then I guess that's a sign, right? That's what Josh Scogin, vocalist and guitarist for improv-noise bastards '68 thinks - either that, or he needs to seriously cut down on the Twin Peaks marathons. ...

  • Yagow – S/T

    May 21, 17 • Features, Introducing, mp3's, News, ReviewsComments Off on Yagow – S/T
    Yagow – S/T

    Yagow are a vortex of sound with one goal in mind - absorbing and claiming everything within reach. This is best demonstrated on the mammoth 8 minute opener, Horsehead Nebula; a pulsating beast of hazy, cryptic guitar layers, see-sawing riffs and the kind of sprawling post-rock scuzz of journeying into the centre of a star that's about to explode. ...

  • Ampwrecked 12: New Music For Your Ears

    Apr 11, 17 • AMPWreCked, Blogroll, Features, Introducing, Mixtapes, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Ampwrecked 12: New Music For Your Ears
    Ampwrecked 12: New Music For Your Ears

    On Ampwrecked tonight, presenting the following bands doing all the hits, all the time: Mutoid Man, Le Galaxie, Brad Pot, Christian Fitness, '68, The St. Pierre Snake Invasion, HCBP and Gouge Away. Enjoy mortals, enjoy. ...

  • Blanck Mass – World Eater

    Apr 2, 17 • Features, Introducing, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Blanck Mass – World Eater
    Blanck Mass – World Eater

    Blanck Mass is the rebooted spectrum of Hal and Mother recording an album together (and succeeding) in hell, melting through the goddamn walls faster than you can say Game Over Man, Game Over. World Eater hits hard, full ramming speed, never letting up or letting go. It's Crank - if Power slows down, it's all over. ...

  • Closet Disco Queen – Sexy Audio Deviance for Punk Bums

    Mar 27, 17 • Introducing, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Closet Disco Queen – Sexy Audio Deviance for Punk Bums
    Closet Disco Queen – Sexy Audio Deviance for Punk Bums

    Now, that's a great EP title, seriously - well done the lads from La Chaux De Fonds. Closet Disco Queen are on some kind of bizarre quest to make sure you're dripping in sweat. No, not through fear, but through their turbo-charged raw, untamed power. ...

  • Ampwrecked 11: New Bands For Your Ears

    Feb 25, 17 • Blogroll, Features, Introducing, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on Ampwrecked 11: New Bands For Your Ears
    Ampwrecked 11: New Bands For Your Ears

    Seven new tracks you need to hear, courtesy of Mastodon, Jamie Lenman, Junius, Iron Reagan, At The Drive-In, Carson Wells and Idles. Plug in your headphones, kick back and start the fans, please. ...

  • KRAUSE – 2am Thoughts

    Feb 7, 17 • Features, Introducing, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on KRAUSE – 2am Thoughts
    KRAUSE – 2am Thoughts

    Man, this is pissed/odd/crazy (delete where applicable). Hey, that's what you expect from any band on Riot Season though; a label that are the true purveyors of the weird, wonderful and downright ridiculous when it comes to creating a variation on sound that can be interpreted and translated into music. KRAUSE are four dudes from Athens...