7.8
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New screams, old rules: AVOID and Balmain reviewed

Balmain – Reach the Unreachable Genre: Screamo / Post-Hardcore, Melodic Metal, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Deftones, The Cure, Death from Above 1979, The Bravery, Architects, Depeche Mode, A Perfect Circle You learn a thing or two after playing in a…
7.3
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Riff stew: Pi Fire and Black Citrus reviewed

Black Citrus – Dionysus’ Eyes Genre: Stoner Rock, Doom Metal / Sludge Max Cavalera tells the story of how he, and his brother Igor, saved up on money to buy a guitar. The purpose was to start a band using the few records that they owned as inspiration. Upon…
7.3
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Kicks: OVTLIER and Occupants reviewed

Occupants – Disappointment Enthusiast Genre: Punk Similar artists: FFO Amp Fight, Drug Church, Title Fight Choosing to declare yourself the fan of a music genre, spending money on the artists that you love, telling others about it, are a political gesture…
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Sugar-free: Kat Von D and Stay Lost reviewed

Stay Lost – Blinded Genre: Post-Punk, Screamo / Post-Hardcore, Hard Rock Heroes are supposed to go out in a blaze of glory. Every hard-rock band tries to create an atmosphere of reckless, “whatever may come, may come” abandon. Still, few succeed in…