Rock Reviews

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Chisel Beeches – Last In, First Out (, )
15th December 2016 -

At this time of year, with Christmas looming vast on the horizon, often musical releases are focused on the holiday season, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still find some unexpected gems once the tree is out and everywhere is covered in tinsel. UK alt-rockers Chisel Beeches have served up such a release with their new EP, called Last In,… Read More »

Airbourne – Breakin’ Outta Hell (, )
19th November 2016 -

Light the fuse and retreat to a safe distance, Airbourne are ‘Breakin’ Outta Hell’ so expect fireworks.

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Red Fang – Only Ghosts (, )
16th November 2016 -

2013’s Whales and Leeches saw Red Fang moving towards a sharper, more aggressive sound, and its clear from the opening moments of Flies, the first track of Only Ghosts, that the band have continued their progression towards angular, aggressive riffs. Eschewing the long, drawn out chords of many of their stoner/sludge contemporaries, Only Ghosts tends to function around punchier, sharper… Read More »

Ray Toro - Remember The Laughter
Ray Toro – Remember the Laughter ()
15th November 2016 -

Ray Toro has been flying under the radar for over three years. Since his band, My Chemical Romance split in 2013, Toro has been almost completely away from the public eye. The upcoming release of Remember The Laughter marks Toro’s first solo release, and a departure from the hard rock riffs he was known for in MCR. Three and a… Read More »

The Erik Chandler Band - The Truth Album Cover
The Erik Chandler Band – The Truth (, )
3rd October 2016 -

Whisking you on a high school adventure of self-discovery and recovery, Bowling for Soup bassman’s Erik Chandler Band are here to tell you ‘The Truth’ about growing up.