Equal parts sonic-spaghetti, punk-dub and noise-rock ‘Recalibrate’ by No Mandate is a lot of fun!
Continue reading No Mandate – Recalibrate (2021)
Sydney based 3 piece group ‘The Violet Stones’ have an interesting album in the wings and it’s loaded with grungey-alternative throwbacks from the best of the 90’s and a modern swing towards heavier influences. Continue reading The Violet Stones – PIN (2020)
This is an instrumental album that combines bouncy prog, rock and jazz to create a mind blowing, paradigm shifting experience. It’s near impossible to describe but I will do my best. Continue reading Arcing WIRES – prime (Art As Catharsis) 2020
It’s the best heavy album of 2020. We’re nearly half way through 2020 and im calling it. Continue reading Polaris – The Death Of Me (Resist Records) 2020
Ambient, lush and at times aggressive and complex. This sums up the works of Sydney band ‘Instrospect’ featured on the new EP ‘Ad Astra’ which has no connection to the Brad Pitt film. Continue reading Introspect – Ad Astra
Hype. While I normally feature harder music (as is my preference) sometimes a curve ball comes along that just floors me as a listener and it doesn’t matter what ‘genre’ tag fits…the only thing I can say is this one of the best albums of 2019. Easily. Continue reading Bonniesongs – Energetic Mind (Art as Catharsis) 2019
A slice of fusion jazz mixed with prog metal and all the riffs. Like..all of them. Continue reading Genetics – Cynosure (2019)
Spoiler Alert: The following contains gushing, froth and hype. A lot of it. I’m not sorry. Continue reading SEIMS – 3.1 (2019)
One word review: Astounding.
Multiple word review: click below. Continue reading Sky Signals – Illumine (2018)