Tired Radio / Neckscars / American Thrills / Nightmare For A Week – Split 7″ (Engineer Records / Sell The Heart Records)

Here’s another one from the Engineer Records batch that arrived in Thoughts Words Action headquarters about two weeks ago. There’s a pretty much good reason why I left this particular release for reviewing in a new year. Also, there’s a pretty good reason why this release ended up on our Top Releases Of 2021 list.… Read More Tired Radio / Neckscars / American Thrills / Nightmare For A Week – Split 7″ (Engineer Records / Sell The Heart Records)

The Jukebox Romantics – Fires Forming 12″ EP (Engineer Records / Sell The Heart Records)

It’s nearly the end of a year, Christmas is around the corner, but the punk rock community doesn’t have any intentions to stop anytime soon. Despite being almost the end of the year, good records are coming out until December 31, so keep that in mind while assembling the top music releases of the year… Read More The Jukebox Romantics – Fires Forming 12″ EP (Engineer Records / Sell The Heart Records)

Tarantula Tapes Presents: Tracknaphobia Vol. 1. (Tarantula Tapes)

What started as a releasing platform for a couple of local bands from Barry, Ontario, Canada, became a phenomenon rarely seen on a global punk rock scene. The cassettes are still desirable sound carriers among punk rockers, and the sold-out titles at Tarantula Tapes are living proof of my statement. What blows my mind over… Read More Tarantula Tapes Presents: Tracknaphobia Vol. 1. (Tarantula Tapes)

Year Of The Fist – Live At Ivy Room, Albany, California 7″ (DCxPC Live)

If you paid close attention to our pages this year, you probably stumbled upon a couple of reviews and news posts about DCxPC Live editions. DCxPC Live were one of those promoters who almost instantly adapted to fully operating during the pandemic by providing live streams for the broader audience. Nevertheless, they also decided to go a… Read More Year Of The Fist – Live At Ivy Room, Albany, California 7″ (DCxPC Live)

Decent Criminal – DC EP (Sell The Heart Records/Gunner Records)

Here’s another great from the Sell The Heart Records batch. This group is not a stranger to these pages, and I had a chance to review their third full-length material named Bliss. Decent Criminal is one of those groups that are constantly experimenting with the sound, shape-shifting sonic aesthetics, and delving deep into the depths… Read More Decent Criminal – DC EP (Sell The Heart Records/Gunner Records)

Stubborn Will – Contempt CD EP (Engineer Records)

Here’s another one from the recent Engineer Records batch. I have to admit I wasn’t familiar with this group, but their sound blew me away as soon as I pressed play. Stubborn Will is a brand new melodic hardcore trio from Spokane, Washington, USA. As far as I am informed, this particular recording is their… Read More Stubborn Will – Contempt CD EP (Engineer Records)

Trickshooter Social Club – Monte Carlo EP

Today, I am presenting something completely different from what you get used to stumbling upon these pages. The band that I would like to introduce to you today embraces several genres to illustrate their feelings, emotions, and ideas. Do not forget flawless musicianship that usually goes with all the bands who dare to cross the… Read More Trickshooter Social Club – Monte Carlo EP