Motherhood – Winded LP (Forward Music Group)

It’s been a while since I’ve heard rumors about the new Motherhood album, and the vinyl record finally arrived at our headquarters. For those who aren’t familiar with this New Brunswick trio, I can only say you’re missing a lot. Winded is their third release that comes right after critically acclaimed full-lengths, Baby Teeth and… Read More Motherhood – Winded LP (Forward Music Group)

Norma Jean – Deathrattle Sing For Me CD (Solid State Records)

Norma Jean have always been a band that shapeshifts the boundaries of extreme underground music. Whatever that genre might be, they do it and never look back. Luckily, this work ethic always worked out for them. Just listen to their impressive back catalog once again, and you’ll notice there aren’t any bad moments in their… Read More Norma Jean – Deathrattle Sing For Me CD (Solid State Records)

The Atlantic Union Project – 3,482 EP 12″ (Engineer Records / Sell The Heart Records / Shield Recordings)

So, we’re steering back to melodic punk rock waters with the upcoming debut EP release by The Atlantic Union Project. You probably heard it before, or maybe you stumbled upon some news we posted about this outstanding band, but if you aren’t familiar with these guys already, you should pay attention now. The Atlantic Union… Read More The Atlantic Union Project – 3,482 EP 12″ (Engineer Records / Sell The Heart Records / Shield Recordings)

Crying Vessel – Before Life Was Death CD (Cleopatra Records)

Here’s another excellent release that recently arrived at our headquarters. For those into music genres such as post-punk, goth rock, and cold wave, Crying Vessel aren’t strangers at all. After three outstanding full-length albums like Everything Becomes Nothing, A Beautiful Curse, Pleasures For The Wicked, and plenty of singles and EPs, Crying Vessel return with… Read More Crying Vessel – Before Life Was Death CD (Cleopatra Records)

Unwritten Law – The Hum CD (Cleopatra Records)

It’s nearly impossible to argue about melodic punk rock music without mentioning Unwritten Law. The band was formed over three decades ago, released numerous full-length releases, signed to a major label, and went through several lineup changes over the years. Still, they’re going strong and sound better than ever. It’s been a while since I… Read More Unwritten Law – The Hum CD (Cleopatra Records)

Paul Pecho – Curtis Yellingmouth / Neatly Framed 7″ (It’s Eleven Records)

Here’s the last release from the batch of 7″ sent by It’s Eleven Records, a German record label focused on post-punk and dark punk releases. However, this release showcases the other side of the sonic spectrum. After writing about two excellent post-punk releases, I expected more of a similar sound with this one, but I… Read More Paul Pecho – Curtis Yellingmouth / Neatly Framed 7″ (It’s Eleven Records)