Category Archives: Funk

SONIC MOON – THIS SPACE

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Hey welcome to 2017! For this review we have the latest release by the smartest band in the room, Sonic Moon. Released in December 2016, Their debut ep “This Space” follows on from their self titled demo release earlier last year and showcases a collection songs in the realm of fusion/funk/whatever that are all intricately crafted and perfectly executed from top to tail. Continue reading SONIC MOON – THIS SPACE

Osaka Punch – Stonk (2016)

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“What the hell is this!!!”

My opening thoughts as I began to listen to Brisbane based outfit ‘Osaka Punch’.

Osaka Punch’s music could be described as groove laden funk rock. It could be described as progressive metal pop. It could just be the wackiest, grooviest, most interesting thing I’ve heard all year. I wanna party to this music. I wanna dive off my couch to this music. The blend of low-tuned guitars, feel good grooves, catchy vocal hooks and quirky surprises puts them in the league of their own. Hands down one of the most fun and intriguing artists in our heavy music scene.

Production values are high and sounds really good up loud. (highly recommended)

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