Posts Tagged ‘pop punk’

  • DTHPDL – The Future

    Apr 13, 16 • Features, Introducing, mp3's, News, Reviews, VideosComments Off on DTHPDL – The Future
    DTHPDL – The Future

    'Gin and Swearing' is listed as the genre for DTHPDL's new EP, The Future. We're off to a strong start and I haven't even pressed play yet. DTHPDL (pronounced 'Deathpodal') is four-piece band from Edinburgh, started by frontman Alistair J Chivers, with the help from D. MacDonald, Humdrum Jetset and Ross Taylor (on this recording)...

  • Cloud Nothings – Here and Nowhere Else

    Apr 8, 14 • Features, Introducing, News, ReviewsComments Off on Cloud Nothings – Here and Nowhere Else
    Cloud Nothings – Here and Nowhere Else

    This is bound to divide opinions and at the risk of pigeon-holing; Cloud Nothings really are nailing pop-punk to the floor and jumped up and down on it, with sweaty, furious abandon. Here and Nowhere Else is a brief and brash affair, clocking in at just over 32 minutes and is a pithy eight tracks long and is an absolute riot of blistering energy, wild joy and scuzzy delight from start to finish...

  • Calvinball – Last Orders: Interview with Matt Doherty

    Nov 6, 13 • Interviews, News, Reviews, Videos1 Comment
    Calvinball – Last Orders: Interview with Matt Doherty

    This Sheffield based pop-punk foursome have been lurking in the shadows for years now, producing some good songs on various records and playing lots of gigs in all kinds of dives...

  • Rock Sound 100% Volume: 153

    Sep 22, 11 • Features, News, Reviews, Rock SoundComments Off on Rock Sound 100% Volume: 153
    Rock Sound 100% Volume: 153

    From mosh-core punk rock of last month, Rock Sound throw up some hook-laden pop + 3 chords and the truth just to mix things up a bit, or at least inject some sort of theme. Maybe it’s a subtle way of trying to make their readers think it’s summer still. Anyway, some top stuff this [&hellip...

  • Set Your Goals – Burning At Both Ends

    Aug 5, 11 • Introducing, News, ReviewsComments Off on Set Your Goals – Burning At Both Ends
    Set Your Goals – Burning At Both Ends

    Band – Set Your Goals Album – Burning At Both Ends Label – Epitaph Release date – Out now (June) Sounds like – 6 sugar-crazed maniacs jumping around after watching Back To The Future. – I’ve only heard a smattering of past Set Your Goals material – what I have experienced has been decent (several [&hellip...

  • The Wonder Years – Suburbia I’ve Given You All And Now I Have Nothing

    Aug 3, 11 • Features, Introducing, ReviewsComments Off on The Wonder Years – Suburbia I’ve Given You All And Now I Have Nothing
    The Wonder Years – Suburbia I’ve Given You All And Now I Have Nothing

    Band – The Wonder Years Album – Suburbia: I’ve Given You All and Now I’m Nothing Label – Hopeless Records Release date – Out Now Sounds like – rollicking punk rock air-punching excitement, drenched in sweat and beer. I only discovered The Wonder Years a few months back on a Rock Sound CD and was, [&hellip...