8.5
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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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Taken away: Absinthe Vows and Old Man Metaphor review

Old Man Metaphor – Insidious Masochist Genre: Indie Rock, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Alice in Chains, Days of the New Old Man Metaphor returns acoustic rock to its darker side on the single Insidious Masochist. Grunge bands were arguably part of one…
7.3
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Library raids: UmbrÆternal and Silo Hill reviewed

Silo Hill – Spinoff of the Knockoff of the Sequel to the Blues Genre: Lo-fi Rock, Indie Rock, Indie Pop Even the most depressing sort of pop music requires a tinge of humour to be bearable. Elliott Smith certainly had this in vast quantities. The jokes though…
7.8
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Learning it all again: Range Life and Corlyx reviewed

Corlyx – The Echo Genre: Post-Punk I come from a proud land where taking a cue from successful examples in the past is downright frowned upon. No, instead people believe they have the right to originality, making their own mistakes and, by God, not having anyone…