4.5

Casket Robbery

Hailing from Madison WI; Casket Robbery will be a force to be reckoned with in 2016. With an album that gives death metal some groove, their debut "Evolution of Evil" is a blast of high-octane horror and pu...
5.0Outstanding

Borknagar – Winter Thrice

When a band's life has spanned over 20 years and various members have come and gone, one would often assume a linear progression and gradual adaptation of sound. Yet with Borknagar's tenth album ‘Winter Thrice’...
4.0

Colour of Noise – Colour of Noise

  Colour of Noise are veterans of the festival circuit (including Download) who spent the majority of last year touring with Thunder and you can see why. Their sound is vast, stadium-filling, tradit...
3.5

Doll Skin: In Your Face

Fresh from the Scottsdale School of Rock (yes, it actually exists) Dollskin are pure power pop-punk. Aged from 15-19 yrs old, their debut album is a collection of high-speed, high energy tracks that perfectly s...
2.0

Roll Up – Darrel Bath

Despite a distinguished history and a place in the Punk Hall of Fame, playing with Dogs D'amour, UK Subs and The Vibrators, Bath's latest offering falls short of greatness. Described in the press release as ...
4.0

Cats in Space – Too Many Gods

If your high school disco slow-dance was the highlight of 1985, you're going to be digging out your shoulder pads and perming lotion in honour of Cats in Space. The tongue-in-cheek project of a cavalcade...
4.5

Deathkings – All That is Beautiful

Los Angeles, California, is not the place I'd have expected to find 'Deathkings'. A place associated with sunshine, beaches and Hollywood. However, somehow, they drew the inspiration to create one of the most b...