Kevlar Bikini – OUT-OPTism LP (Geenger Records)

OUT-OPTism is the fourth full-length album by Kevlar Bikini. These Croatian heavyweights have been active since 2010, and have published some quality records, but this is actually their second record as a trio. However, that doesn’t stop them to produce a wide array of technically demanding compositions. Quite the contrary, Kevlar Bikini gets even better… Read More Kevlar Bikini – OUT-OPTism LP (Geenger Records)

Drain – California Cursed LP (Revelation Records)

Santa Cruz heavyweights Drain are delivering another masterpiece through a ferocious brand new record called California Cursed. This straight edge band has been formed in 2014 and never ceased to amaze those who are looking out for a more than simplified hardcore music. The group has produced some incredible recordings so far, and their current… Read More Drain – California Cursed LP (Revelation Records)

Blacked Out – Wasted Breath 12″ EP (Thousand Islands Records)

Blacked Out is basically four guys who know each other for years, and they’ve decided to start a band profoundly inspired by the music they’ve been listening for ages. This Vancouver, BC based band has been active for a while. They’ve treated melodic punk rock fans with Life Beyond The Line EP and a debut… Read More Blacked Out – Wasted Breath 12″ EP (Thousand Islands Records)

Bob Malmström / Tvärnitad – Split 7” (Elitbolaget Records)

Split release between Bob Malmström / Tvärnitad is the second edition of the split 7” series that celebrates the tenth anniversary of Bob Malmström as a band. Bob Malmström really needs no introduction. Whoever followed our reviews for quite some time had a chance to read a couple of lines about their Länge Leve Bob… Read More Bob Malmström / Tvärnitad – Split 7” (Elitbolaget Records)

Bob Malmström & The Enchained – Split 7” (Elitbolaget Records)

Today, we are covering an interesting split 7” record between Bob Malmström and The Enchained, both signed to Elitbolaget Records. This recording is the first edition in a row of a split seven-inch series where Bob Malmström takes their label mates and celebrates the tenth anniversary of the band with a new record. It’s such… Read More Bob Malmström & The Enchained – Split 7” (Elitbolaget Records)

Scavengers Circle – Beyond Repair CD

Scavengers Circle is a newly established crustcore duo from Västerås, Sweden. The band is comprised of Luka, who’s in charge of all the guitars, bass, vocals, and Johan who’s behind drums. Johan is also responsible for some additional vocals on this material. Beyond Repair is their debut full-length recording comprised of six ferocious compositions that… Read More Scavengers Circle – Beyond Repair CD

Laughing In The Face Of – Here Lies Ordinary LP (LockJaw Records)

Here Lies Ordinary is the latest recording by Birmingham’s Laughing In The Face Of, and these experienced musicians are once again showcasing the uncompromising musicianship through strenuous skate punk compositions. The band is firing immense melodic technicalities, mostly performed by various guitar dualities, which are insanely amazing. Both guitar players are giving blood, sweat, and… Read More Laughing In The Face Of – Here Lies Ordinary LP (LockJaw Records)

City Of Industry – Conspire Conspire Conspire LP (Amerikan Aesthetics Records)

The City Of Industry is an unstoppable wrecking crustcore machine tearing everything down in a wide radius. This compelling trio has been established in Seattle, Washington in 2017. and so far they’ve handled to record a Self-Titled CD EP and American Habits Are Hard To Break CD which has been both published throughout 2018. The… Read More City Of Industry – Conspire Conspire Conspire LP (Amerikan Aesthetics Records)