The band with the most amazing name has returned to smash us all with an onslaught of grind/hardcore in the form of a new EP titled ‘Accord/Dance’ released by the clever heads at Art As Catharsis. Continue reading Fat Guy Wears Mystic Wolf T-shirt – Accord/Dance (Art as Catharsis) 2016
Melbourne lads ‘Incentives’ have conjured up some very impressive technical melodic hardcore with their debut EP titled ‘Dusk’. It’s 6 servings of unrelenting guitar work and punishing drums..but isn’t without it’s draw backs. Continue reading Incentives – Dusk (2016) EP
Quality metal-core only really happens when talented musicians are fronted by an equally impacting vocalist who are willing to take some risks. Continue reading Drown This City – False Idols EP (2016)
Adelaide based 5 piece JAPAM dropped 4 tracks and a bucket load of riffs on us with the ‘Hows My EP?’ EP. Yeh that’s never going to read right.
This was my first experience with their music and I have to say I’m impressed. Continue reading JAPAM – Hows My EP? (2016)
Last year ‘Majora’ seemingly burst out of nowhere to deliver an amazing 6 track mini album which completely knocked our socks off. So.. anticipation levels for something new from these Newcastle lads was getting high. Continue reading Majora – Tidal (single) 2016
Melbourne based trio ‘The Sinking Teeth’ have been kicking around for a couple of years now and have just dropped a new single called ‘Pavement’ which is lifted off the bands first full length due out later this year. Continue reading The Sinking Teeth – Pavement (single) 2016
Progressive-post-metal done damn well.
This 5 piece outfit from Sydney will turn some heads when this drops. Continue reading Stare At The Clouds – This Clear Divide (2016)
Driven Fear have been sitting on gold. If this doesn’t get you excited about Australian punk/hardcore…then maybe you don’t actually like punk/hardcore.
‘Freethinker’ is straight fire. From start to finish. This onslaught of riffs, high impact lyrics and energy is one of the best locally produced albums I have heard in ages. Continue reading Driven Fear – Freethinker (2016)