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Desert punk: Mononegatives and Doll Riot reviews

Doll Riot – Paresthesia Genre: Punk, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Destroy boys, Hole, L7 There are two things that performers can’t hide or pretend to have. Those things are excitement and anger. And, if you’ve been lucky to have been exposed to some…
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Rockometer: Sonofold and Motherhood review

Motherhood – Ripped Sheet Genre: Post-Punk Similar artists: Deerhoof, Tropical Fuck Storm, Pixies, Oh Sees Rock n’ roll and cartoons have always gone together like Canada and the snowy season. After all, whether we’re comfortable with admitting…
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Guitar sweat: Matt Charley and HAWKER review

HAWKER – Balboas Genre: Post-grunge, Hard Rock, Grunge Similar artists: Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Biffy Clyro, The Bronx, Refused Grunge is hard-rock music for people who want a bit more for themselves and for the world. I say this with affection. But, I also…
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The Story of Soundgarden and 4th of July

Soundgarden was already one of the most respected bands in the Seattle area by the early 1990s. It was their album, Superunknown, that transformed them into a platinum-selling band. Singles like Black hole sun and Spoonman ay have been hits. However, deeper album cuts…