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Strange fantasy: Ringfinger and JARKO reviewed

JARKO – Crooked County Fair Similar artists: KGLW, Dead Kennedys, Primus Krautrock, Psychedelic Rock, Alternative Rock The people who first heard The Ramones must have felt like they’d just stuck their fingers through an electrical socket. Who could be so…
7.5
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Refuge: Count Pariah and 18 Fevers review

18 Fevers – Danse Macabre Genre: Punk, Post-Punk, Alternative Rock Sex and death are two topics often covered in rock music, and most often together. They both possess a similar sort of allure, especially to young people, the core target audience of this type of…
8.0
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Prance time: CHRISTOPHERSEN and The Bad Man reviewed

The Bad Man – Time Genre: Punk, Post-Punk, Garage Rock It’s hard for true-blue punk-rockers nowadays. They were the ones who famously brought anarchy to the world. They embraced an all-benevolent form of chaos. Punk-rockers were supposed to gross out and…
7.8
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In a state: Common Goldfish and Dennis Ian

Dennis Ian – Two Figures Similar artists: Black Country, New Road, Bright Eyes, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds Americana, Indie Rock, Alternative Rock Singing and what you look like don’t matter in the grand, old tradition of making pop music. That’s, at…
7.8
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Sainted punks: Carry the 9 and West Wickhams reviewed

West Wickhams – This circus is over Genre: Post-Punk, Gothic / Dark Wave, Indie Rock The so-called post-punk bands always had a knack for finding a problem and then exploiting it to its limit in the form of a song. Sure, this was something that the original punk…
7.8
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Fine bass: CHUNK and Final Body reviewed

Final Body – Sick Quitter Genre: Post-Punk, Gothic / Dark Wave, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Joy Division, Idles, Gang of Four, Corners There’s no other rock style that is drier than post-punk. As dry as a drum. This is music, usually, made by lead…