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Straight splits: the klubs and Frass Green review

the klubs – The Kid Similar artists: IDLES, Meat Wave, Protomartyr, Slaves, Show Me the Body, TV Priest, Viagra Boys, Metz Genre: Post-Punk It’s fashion that keeps us listeners stranded away from a lot of great music. After all, who would dare write an album…
7.5
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Mercy dawn: Solar Moth and David Curtis Band review

David Curtis Band – Down the Drain Genre: Progressive Metal / Djent, Grunge, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Soundgarden, Tool, Audioslave There are certain kinds of bands that you can start with your friends when you are very young. You can start a punk…
8.0
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Lowdown shimmy: Femegades and Long Hours reviewed

Long Hours – A GHOST TO YOU Genre: Garage Rock Maybe there’s just too much riding on keeping one’s reputation tidy nowadays that prohibits great rock stars from emerging. Truthfully, many of the most outstanding performers earned their reputation not by being…
8.0
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Nasty: LJ & The Sleeze and Buddy Wynkoop reviewed

Buddy Wynkoop – Serotonin Genre: Garage Rock, Alternative Rock Similar artists: Devo, Talking Heads, Squid Rock music is under collective ownership. We’re all responsible for it, some amount or another. It’s just that we all have very different ideas about…
7.5
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All that glitter: Niles Crane and Starfire reviews

Starfire – Black Magic Genre: Progressive Rock, Classic Rock Some kids buy into the rock star ideal of one day owning a jet plane and having twelve groupies tracking your movements at all times. Others just want to learn to play their guitar really well. It’s…
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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…
7.8
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Unsatisfied: Modern Moxie and Wow, Okay, Cool reviews

Wow, Okay, Cool – Fuck, That’s Bleak Genre: Punk, Post-Punk, Noise Rock Similar artists: Mclusky, Death From Above 1979, Gang of Four, The Bronx, Sleaford Mods The world has always been a strange, confusing place and the three-minute singles with all of…