Mike Wardlaw

Mike Wardlaw

Line Editor (Toronto, ON, Canada)
- Mike is a PureGrain vet back for round two, always searching for new ways to write about the music he loves. A musician, punk rock fan, and selective sports-guru, he’s on the lookout for music that pushes boundaries, challenges assumptions, and generally just causes mass hysteria.
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Calgary’s Miesha & The Spanks are a gritty, garage rock two-piece who are offering their cavorting, rambunctious single, “The Girls Are O.K.”, as a fr…
By on Nov 20, 2019
Perth’s Nautical Mile join us for a Top 10 to rundown their favourite Australian pop-punk bands who are absolutely crushing it right now, including S…
By on Nov 15, 2019
El Valerie is offering her avante-garde pop tune “Chiqui Business” as a free mp3 download, so leave your musical preconceptions at the door and check…
By on Nov 14, 2019
Kelly Carmichael, of Pentagram and Internal Void fame, is offering the title track from his newest solo record, Heavy Heart - October 11th, Dogstreet…
By on Nov 01, 2019
Monterrey, Mexico’s doom rockers The Dark Silence of Death are offering their snappy, driving track “Strange Happenings” as a free mp3 download; give…
By on Oct 31, 2019
Helsinki-based electro artist Axel Thesleff is offering his stunning track ”Unity” - out October 4th via Khatru Music - as a free mp3 download, so gr…
By on Oct 29, 2019
Veteran hard-rockers Kings County are now offering their viscerally emphatic tune “Blood Stained Adrenaline” from their debut, self-titled album - ou…
By on Oct 26, 2019
Dana Point, California’s Seizures - fresh off the release of their newest album Reverie of the Revolving Diamond (Sun Terrace Records) - are combinin…
By on Oct 23, 2019
After releasing their latest record, Bowels of Earth, this summer via Century Media, Swedish death-metal vets Entombed A.D. send guitarist Guilherme…
By on Oct 18, 2019
UK electro rockers Deep Deep Water dive into this Stereo Six to the list the most influential records that helped shape their debut EP, Something in…
By on Oct 15, 2019
English post-rockers Sons of Alpha Centauri are providing their track “SS Montgomery” (James Plotkin Remix) - off of the upcoming Buried Memories fro…
By on Oct 08, 2019
Chilean ambient rock quartet Bauda offers a free download of the stunning title-track from their latest album, Brvjo, which dropped August 13th on th…
By on Oct 07, 2019
Nashville’s Howling Giant is a stoner-rock trio offering a free mp3 download of their epic, brain-bending track “Comet Rider” from The Space Between…
By on Oct 04, 2019
North Carolina metalcore aficionados Lifecurse are making all your metalhead fantasies come true with a free mp3 download of their rowdy, gnashing si…
By on Oct 02, 2019
Sepsiss is a rocking gamut of metal and hardcore flavoured with hints of hip-hop, urban hardcore and modern rhythms, and they’re here to make your day…
By on Sep 25, 2019
Burlington, Ontario’s Walk Off the Earth, fresh off the release of their newest single, “I’ll Be There,“ August 23rd on Golden Carrot Records, join u…
By on Sep 23, 2019
Nottingham, UK all-female trio Desensitised are offering a free download of their newest single, “Emily,“ from their Sister Psychosis album. Do yours…
By on Sep 17, 2019
Amistat, a folk duo from twin brothers Josef and Jan Prasil, join us for an inspirational Top 10 to rundown their select list of the most powerful and…
By on Sep 09, 2019
Hamilton, Ontario-based rock quartet Fool’s Union is offering their newest single, the catchy, infectious “Under the Thunder,” as a free MP3 download…
By on Sep 06, 2019
Hard-rocking Floridians The Dev are offering their banging track, “Broken Lies,” as a free MP3 download. Get it, listen, enjoy, and repeat.
By on Aug 30, 2019

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