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Our Lady Peace - "Won't Turn Back" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 28, 2014
"Won't turn Back," the brand new single from Canadian rockers Our Lady Peace, is a bit of a departure from what I've come to…

Rating: 6 / 10

Sleepwave - "Broken Compass" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 28, 2014
Broken Compass, the forthcoming release from Sleepwave, a relatively new band formed by former Underoath front man Spencer Ch…

Rating: 8 / 10

Holly Hunt - "Prometheus" [EP] [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Jul 24, 2014
Raucous duo Holly Hunt are all about loud, and when I say loud, I really mean fucking loud! Their latest three track EP is a…

Rating: 6 / 10

Show Review: Iced Earth & Sabaton @ House of Blues Sunset Strip (West Hollywood, CA) on May 2, 2014
Comments Show Review » by: Charlie Steffens on Jul 22, 2014
On the L.A. stop of the "Worldwide Plagues Tour", Tampa's power metal vets Iced Earth and Sweden's Sabaton, performed for a f…
Big Wreck - "Ghosts" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 22, 2014
Hard rock fans are going to totally dig Ghosts, the new album from the renowned Canadian band, Big Wreck. This record, their…

Rating: 7.8 / 10

The Ready Set - "The Bad & The Better" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Jul 13, 2014
They say variety is the spice of life and well, in the past week or two, my editor has had me review doom, sludge, metalcore…

Rating: 2 / 10

These Raven Skies - "These Raven Skies" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 12, 2014
This new, self-titled release from the Canadian rock quartet These Raven Skies is a pretty solid hard rock album with tons of…

Rating: 7.2 / 10

Novembers Doom - "Bled White" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Jul 12, 2014
Having been peddling their crushing, morose doom metal since 1989, it's no surprise that Bled White, the ninth album from Chi…

Rating: 7 / 10

Wovenwar - "Wovenwar" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Jul 12, 2014
If you're a metal fan then you're undoubtedly aware of how Wovenwar came into existence. So, after the collapse of metalcore…

Rating: 8 / 10

Channel Zero – "Kill All Kings" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Jul 11, 2014
Channel Zero is a testament to the very resilience that has allowed metal to survive throughout the years. After a nasty brea…

Rating: 7 / 10

'68 - "In Humor and Sadness" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Brooke Taylor on Jul 09, 2014
If you've ever wondered what it would be like if The Black Keys and Every Time I Die made a love child in the washroom of a W…

Rating: 8 / 10

The Nearly Deads: Exclusive Summer 2014 Tour Journal with frontwoman Theresa Jeane (Part 3)
Comments Journals » by: Chris Gonda on Jul 07, 2014
Hey guys! Last time we left off we were in Ft. Meyers filming for Music Mix USA. It was a really cool experience. Look out fo…
Royal Blood - "Royal Blood" [EP] [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 07, 2014
Hailing from the UK, this hard rock duo cranks out some really, really solid, noisy rock with a strong RATM/White Stripes inf…

Rating: 7.9 / 10

The Nearly Deads: Exclusive Summer 2014 Tour Journal with frontwoman Theresa Jeane (Part 2)
Comments Journals » by: Chris Gonda on Jul 03, 2014
What's up zombies? Writing from a sweet Motel 6 somewhere in Florida... it's been a HOT couple of days! Last we left off we w…
Tigers Jaw - "Charmer" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Mike Wardlaw on Jul 02, 2014
Tigers Jaw lose three-fifths of their band and the line, "I started this fire and I watched it burn to the ground," – whether…

Rating: 6.5 / 10

Overkill - "White Devil Armory" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 01, 2014
For more than 30 years the New Jersey thrash titans, Overkill, have built a rabid underground following by consistently crank…

Rating: 9 / 10

Linkin Park - "The Hunting Party" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 01, 2014
I was not quite sure what to expect when I sat down to listen to the newest Linkin Park record, The Hunting Party. For me, th…

Rating: 8.7 / 10

The Nearly Deads: Exclusive Summer 2014 Tour Journal with frontwoman Theresa Jeane (Part 1)
Comments Journals » by: Chris Gonda on Jun 30, 2014
Hello! TJ from The Nearly Deads here - reporting from Denny's (free WiFi yay!) in New Jersey. It's an off day on our "Invisib…
Show Review: DevilDriver, Whitechapel, Carnifex & Revocation @ Stage 48 (New York, NY) on June 12, 2014
Comments Show Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Jun 30, 2014
Stage 48 in New York City is not your average rock venue. This swanky spot is a posh nightclub, complete with color changing…
Waterbodies - "What the French Call 'Les Incompétents'" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Brooke Taylor on Jun 29, 2014
Waterbodies' new single, "What the French Call 'Les Incompétents'", is clearly inspired by Home Alone and fuelled by old scho…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

I Declare War - "We Are Violent People By Nature" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Jun 27, 2014
While some people declare celibacy and others, like Joel Osteen, sell their soul, I mean a shit ton of copies of a book with…

Rating: 8 / 10

Nevada Rose - "Meet Me At Midnight" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Jun 27, 2014
Nevada Rose is taking metalcore to a whole new level by adding a super-heavy dose of electronica. Super charge your Summer mu…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Nevada Rose - "Paint Me In Light" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Jun 26, 2014
Some people don't like synth in their tea, but I do. Likewise, some people find synth in metalcore/hardcore music as a gimmic…

Rating: 7.7 / 10

Fever Charm - "Still Have You" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Brooke Taylor on Jun 18, 2014
If you're looking for a Summer song to play on repeat and sing/shout along to with your friends, this might just be it. Off o…

Rating: 7.5 / 10

Wings Denied - "Mirrors For A Prince" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Jun 16, 2014
Washington DC progressive metal quintet Wings Denied have been plying their trade for just over three years and with a couple…

Rating: 8 / 10