Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Dead Anyways – Direct Me Home

The Dead Anyways have a working class sound, worn ragged from work and obligations stretching them thin. I picture them self-medicating on booze, stumbling home, only to wake up significantly worse for wear. Given the chance tomorrow, I bet they … Continue reading

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Warner Drive – City of Angels

When I first listened to Los Angeles rockers Warner Drive‘s latest album, City Of Angels, I found myself tapping my foot along to their playful rock ‘n’ roll sound. As soon as I heard the first lines of album opener … Continue reading

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I, The Lion – Hold Strong

What do you get if you put a tattooist, a videographer and a lifeguard in a band? In this case, an incredibly tight three-piece that aren’t afraid to experiment with oddball tunings and off-beat timings. I, The Lion are quite … Continue reading

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Gravity Ghost – Heartbeats (Rewind)

Indie-electro isn’t really a genre that’s getting a lot of attention at the moment; however one band I have been keeping an eye on is London trio Gravity Ghost. Two-thirds of the group will be known from their days in … Continue reading

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Talons – New Topographics

It seems like Talons have been away for a long time; it’s been four years since they’ve released anything. New Topographics is their second full-length album, following on from Hollow Realm. Immediately you’re dropped into the middle of a Talons … Continue reading

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Tawny Peaks – In Silver River

The majority of reviews I have read recently have mentioned one band that is storming, well basically, the world: Modern Baseball. It’s hard not to bring them up, as they are a breath of fresh air to today’s music industry. … Continue reading

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Little Big League / Ovlov – Split 7”

The internet seems to be full of articles that say all the best band names has been taken, and Ovlov aren’t doing much to challenge this theory, with their backwards written Swedish dad car moniker. Although saying that, a zombie-themed … Continue reading

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