BF/GF Get “Deranged” On New Single, Prepare for Release Of Together/Apart

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There are some artists you trust implicitly because of the solid body of work they’ve produced. So much so that when a member of said band, Hank & Cupcakes in this case, suggests you pay attention to a fellow artist then you do it with no questions. And then you’re glad that you did. [Read more…]

Will Haven Unleash “The Comet”, Prepare To Drop New EP This May

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Any year that produces new music from Sacramento’s Will Haven is a good year in my book so the announcement that the band have signed a new deal with Artery Recordings and that a new EP is imminent means 2015  is going to be a really good year. [Read more…]

Track Premiere: Malkasian Releases New Single “Ghost”, Prepares For Dead Industry Records Re-Release of Self-Titled Debut

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It’s some Southern-fried/down home acoustics (By way of New Jersey, of course) which drive “Ghost”, the first single off of Malkasian’s self-titled debut which is set for re-release with bonus tracks through Dead Industry Records in the near future. [Read more…]

Dive Exit Show Fans What “Living Dangerous” Is All About On Latest Single/Video

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What can one possibly say about a song that has everything? Not much really because Dive Exit’s “Living Dangerous” has it all: great riffs, a catchy chorus, AND a fun video! But I’d be remiss if I didn’t say something…. [Read more…]

Paradox Releases “Nothing Lasts”, New Album Chapters Available Now

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Paradox concocts a sound that is eerily familiar of a time when flannel was a fashion statement and angst-ridden frontmen shunned the spotlight and that’s okay. If you’re a fan of the sounds of yesteryear with a modern twist or the bombast of Sunna without the electronics then pay attention! [Read more…]

Dead in 5 Go For The Jugular On Schizophrenic Razor Project

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With a front man that sounds like Joey Belladonna mixed with Henry Font from NYC’s Pist.On and a sound reminiscent of the more brutal side of Southern heavies Texas Hippie Coalition and Rob Zombie, Dead in 5 create a sound (and an album) that’s wholly original, regardless of the comparisons. [Read more…]

Jetta In The Ghost Tree Craft The Perfect Debut Album With Clandestine

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Albums simply don’t get better than Clandestine, the debut from Brandin Lea’s new band Jetta In The Ghost Tree. With densely structured songs brilliantly executed by Lea and his new cohorts, Clandestine is a blueprint for new bands on how to craft the perfect debut. [Read more…]

Prong Honor Their Roots On Covers Album, Songs From The Black Hole

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Creating the perfect covers album, much like remix albums to an extent, can be a tricky business at times. It takes the right kind of artist and the right collection of songs for one to really stand out. That said, it fills me with an immense amount of pride to report that Prong is definitely the right kind of band and Songs From The Black Hole is definitely the right collection of songs. [Read more…]

Motor Sister (AKA Mother Superior Take Two) Deliver Ride

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What do you get when you put the guitarist from Anthrax, the bassist from Armored Saint, and the drummer of The Cult in a room with singer Pearl Aday and the former singer of Mother Superior? Simple: So. Much. Rockin’ out! Like a bluesy/more soulful version of Scott Ian’s The Damned Things, Motor Sister is a new band giving a new spin to some overlooked classics. [Read more…]