ALL The Skinny

When we think of Australia, usually a few key thoughts come to mind. We think of kangaroos, really tall cans of beer and most definitely Crocodile D…
By on May 14, 2006
For some time now in the world of alternative rock music, there seems to be a stigma attached to rock artists that originate from the country of Cana…
By on Apr 24, 2006
One trend evident in the world of new rock the last few years has been the forming of brand new bands by previously famous names of the mid 1990s. W…
By on Mar 20, 2006
Envision Rush and Yes having a guilty, lust-filled affair resulting in a bastard lovechild. The name of that child? Coheed and Cambria. A humble b…
By on Jan 12, 2006
It’s a safe bet that unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you’ve heard of the band The Arcade Fire. From music critics around th…
By on Dec 08, 2005
In most instances three years is not a heck of a lot of time for a band to form, record two records, and get signed to a major record label. Neverth…
By on Oct 31, 2005
Although the phrase New York City can bring to mind images of a cluttered web of heaven-bound skyscrapers, constant yellow taxi cab-infused traffic j…
By on Oct 10, 2005
If you’ve been a fan of Canadian new rock over the last ten years then you are bound to remember the band Econoline Crush. The Vancouver based band…
By on Sep 20, 2005
It is amusingly ironic (and borderline eerily coincidental) how aptly titled the band Illbreak actually is. This group’s name invariably boats a hil…
By on Aug 31, 2005
Unbeknownst to many people, one of the hottest and fastest rising new rock acts in Canada is a five piece band by the name of Tupelo Honey. Unfortu…
By on Aug 15, 2005
As you lay there on the piping hot sand just a few metres away from the calm sparkling ocean, the sun’s beautiful rays wrap your body in a tingling b…
By on Aug 07, 2005
Like the sound of a skateboard’s trucks grinding on a metal rail or the deck’s wood scraping against the concrete, Camp Kill Yourself’s sound has alw…
By on Jul 26, 2005
Have you ever awoken from a dream that was so frighteningly vivid, that you seriously questioned whether you were ever really asleep at all? As your…
By on Jul 12, 2005
The United Kingdom has long since been home to innumerable talented rock music acts, many of which have achieved world renowned acclaim. With groups…
By on Jul 08, 2005
You have the ice-cold metallic barrel of a gun pressed against your head. The nervous sweat and crocodile tears are streaming down your face. And t…
By on Jun 12, 2005
Any band who signs a contract with a major record label only to have their disc sitting on a shelf for over a year is bound to feel like crap. Hones…
By on May 20, 2005
If you are a fan of metal at all, then by now you have heard (or at least heard of) Killswitch Engage. You might also have known that in 2003, short…
By on May 02, 2005
Zack de la Rocha is an extremely talented and influential individual best known for his musical masterpieces created while still with his former band…
By on Jan 24, 2005

Newsletter

Want our content delivered to your mailbox? Subscribe for updates.