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This month, II by Crowhurst, which is sure to be one of the best albums you will hear all year, was released. In addition to penning my thoughts on the album in a separate feature, I had the opportunity to interview Jay about the new release: First, how did the

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Recently I have been going back to my hardcore roots. Maybe it’s because Vancouver has hosted some of the sickest hardcore shows I have seen in a long time. I do know that there are so many bands worldwide that get me excited about this genre. Hardcore kids never died –

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How about some hardcore? I will always and forever be a fan of this genre because of the energy factor alone. Plus there are so many good bands worldwide it’s almost hard to keep up with. Today I want to share with you two awesome full sets from GAG & GLUE…Once

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When I was surrounded by the massive city of New York, I felt a loneliness that I have never felt in smaller places. There was one band that helped me make sense out of my internal dispair. Sunny Day Real Estate‘s music was the musical light I need to get

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RITUAL HOWLS is: Paul Bancell – vocalist, guitarist Chris Samuels – synths, samples, drum machines Ben Saginaw – bass One thing that is really striking about this album is the wonderful guitar tones. From a production standpoint, how was this blended with the electronic beats so well and how did

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Belgrado has embraced dub reggae. Don’t worry. Their new album, Obraz (or “Image”), skulks with the Barcelonian quartet’s soulful post-punk bounce. Yet, Obraz, in its stoned languor, bespeaks the lauded anarchist outfit’s embracing their age. Belgrado is not old, as Obraz is the third record of this July after the

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Let’s all get HIGH and blast the new COUGH LP Still They Pray out now on Relapse Records because it’s the motherfucking BOMB!!! The band is super active now, which is a blessing for heavy doom fans worldwide. Check out this smashing performance of them wrecking shop in Brooklyn this

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Melting Across America Tour was an offering of two of the best Underground Death Metal bands in the world presented by Signature Riff and Dark Descent Records, pairing Undergang from Copenhagen(((Denmark))) alongside Spectral Voice from Denver(((Colorado))). This month long hellride through America wrapped up in the Bay Area, strategically planned so that the

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How much do I love the ECHO and The Bunnymen? Almost too much to put into words! They were a special band during the 80’s because they were able to bridge the gap between Post Punk and New Wave. Actually, as I got older, I realized what good musicians they were, plus

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Broken glass, Steel Pipes, Cold Wind, Primitive Drums, Smoke Engines, Gothic Ghosts, Dancing Tribes of Misfits are some of the images that come to my mind as I listen to HIDE’s Resurrection/Force Fed! This Chicago-based duo create music that is hard to put into a box, but one thing is for

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I’m not even going to speculate about what’s going on in the NAILS camp, but I will say that they released a blistering LP in You Will Never Be One Of Us! I also want to say that Todd Jones has shown us nothing but respect – we met him when CVLT

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Many of my teenage years were spent listening to The Cure, and honestly, not much has changed to this day! They are one of the bands that hold a very special place in my heart. To say that I feel lucky that I got see them perform at the Kabuki Theater

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