So it’s been a long ass winter ov discontent here in Glasgow. I haven’t posted much here as I’ve been battling the flu and cold, but as always lots ov rad music has landed at my door so I’m just going to gather it all here in a big catch
Maybe, and I mean just maybe, if you’re not really paying attention and washing the dishes or working out while you listen to Fluke, they may sound like a lot of other punk bands. Also, I’m not that kind of lazy writer that namedrops a couple of bands and that’s
In certain circles, FULL OF HELL needs no introduction. This young band has made a name for themselves in a short amount of time, racking up a prolific touring and release history while exploring a gamut of sounds within the spectrum of extreme and avante garde music. Formed in 2009,
Vile Creature by name, although most certainly not by nature. This two-piece are uncompromising, confrontational, challenging and actually rather good. But despite hailing from the frozen wastelands of Canada, don’t ask this pair to get their skates on. They don’t do fast. Or not often anyway. For much of this
UK solo artist QUAL’s new album The Ultimate Climax has already received a ton of praise since its release at the end of February. Out on Avant! Records, The Ultimate Climax is essentially industrial music for postpunk fans. There’s an urban minimal synth element to the music that can’t be
February 14th, 2018 – The Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, BC I finally got to see Eyehategod. I finally got to see Eyehategod. Seriously, words can’t afford to convey how momentous this was to me. Undisputed pioneers of sludge, they’ve shaped most of contemporary music that I appreciate subtly if not overtly.
OBITUARY Live: Slowly we ….arrive Obituary are touring Europe in support of their most recent, self-titled album. The night started with a whistle stop tour of late night chemists in search of migraine tablets, with eventual success. It was then time to make the journey across to Manchester from Liverpool.
The panicked buzz about my social media feeds has centered around the question, “Is FetLife getting shut down?” This was asked with the fevered terror of a doomsday prophet. Rather than trying to step in and attempt to be the voice of reason to each and every one, I decided