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Post-hardcore Reviews

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Nothing More – The Stories We Tell Ourselves (, , , )
26th September 2017 -

Four years ago, Nothing More exploded into the musical consciousness of their self-titled album. A wonderful release full of genre-defying songs that would flit between rock to full on metal and back again in the blink of an eye. An album that needed time investing in it to appreciate it on every level, but when time was given to it,… Read More »

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Enter Shikari – The Spark (, , , )
14th September 2017 -

In terms of the British rock music scene as a whole right in 2017, it’s difficult to come up with a band who perhaps have the importance that Enter Shikari seem to right now. As politics seem to divide more and more people as time ticks on, the St Albans band have returned with The Spark – an album that… Read More »

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Bad Sign – Live & Learn (, , , )
7th August 2017 -

I haven’t felt like writing the last few weeks since the death of Chester Bennington, or listening to any new music. I’ve virtually done nothing in terms of listening but blasted Linkin Park’s discography on endless repeat for over a fortnight. Slowly, my desire to listen to other things has been returning, and that is partly done to the excellent… Read More »

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Hunter Kill Hunter – II (, )
7th February 2017 -

With the aptly titled II, Hunter Kill Hunter expand on what was put forward by their debut EP. The London based 5 piece call themselves Alternative Rock, but there is far too much going on here for them to simply fall under such a broad umbrella. II is 7 tracks of differing musical ideas, ranging from piano based chord progressions… Read More »

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Fightstar – Behind the Devil’s Back (, )
13th October 2015 -

The members of Fightstar have been busy boys during their 5 year hiatus after the release of 2009’s stellar Be Human. While Charlie Simpson had to keep fending off Busted reunion rumours he released two solo albums, played the world’s coldest gig in Siberia and wrote a song with the remote San Bushmen as part of Watch’s TV series, ‘Singing… Read More »