Reviews

THE BLACK
Asking Alexandria

The changing of the lead singer might have been the worst thing that could have possibly have happened to Asking Alexandria. From the day they had to say goodbye to the face of the band aka Danny Worsnop, every move in…

BEING AS AN OCEAN
Being As An Ocean

No other band has gained such momentum in such a short period of time as Being As An Ocean have. Their debut record DEAR G-D hit the Melodic Hardcore scene like a nuclear blast and with HOW WE BOTH WONDROUSLY PERISH they’re…

FOUND IN FAR AWAY PLACES
August Burns Red

It’s been a while since we have heard new material from the Metalcore gurus August Burns Red. Since 2005 the guys from the USA have released record after record, each one better than the other. But does the band…

Word Is Bond
Deez Nuts

Over the years we’ve come to expect a certain sound from Deez Nuts, this time round the Aussie hardcore four-piece deliver exactly what we want. Their fourth studio album is compact with chug-tastic riffs, and an even more…

Never Happy, Ever After
As It Is

With NEVER HAPPY, EVER AFTER, As It Is were given an opportunity to write their first full length album, which they’ve seemingly compacted with all of the familiar elements from their 2014 THIS MIND OF MINE EP, but with…

Skydancer
In Hearts Wake

One year ago the Australian band In Hearts Wake released their album EARTHWALKER and approximately a year on the 08.05.2015, they will release the long-awaited follow up SKYDANCER. As you may have noticed, both titles are…

Summer Bones
Hit The Lights

Having signed to Pure Noise Records around April of last year, Hit The Lights are set to release their fourth full-length SUMMER BONES in a month’s time, but what should we expect from the Ohioans?… If you’ve ever…

Disobedient
Stick To Your Guns

With their album DIAMOND, Stick To Your Guns blew up with faster than the speed of light in the Hardcore Hall of Fame. A musician friend once told me that the real difficulty is not just to release a great album, but not…

Shokka
Nasty

Are you sometimes missing the anger in hardcore? Nasty are a band that mix pure hatred and bitterness but also seem to balance on the tightrope exactly between love and hate…thus creating a perfect mix. Will Nasty…