Tagged: Alkaline Trio

Old State and The ‘Weight’ Of It All.

Old State – St. Louis, Missouri, USA. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. To say that St. Louis emotives have changed a lot of their three-ish years as a band is an understatement. The collective Old State have undergone a number of stylistic changes since their debut Leaving Home in...

COMPLETE! and The Debut EP ‘D’.

COMPLETE! – Ivano Frankivsk, Ukraine. COMPLETE! are a melodic Punk-Rock band from the Ukraine and upon listening to their debut EP you are both provided with a healthy and welcome dose of 90’s nostalgia as well as affirmation that 90’s style Punk and Pop-Punk music is alive, well and indeed fitting...

Ocean Sunset View – The ‘On Your Marks’ EP.

Ocean Sunset View – Bristol, England, United Kingdom. ‘You can take the kid of out of the Pop-Punk but you can’t take the Pop-Punk out of the kid‘ – A prospective and wannabe Maxim that I just created upon reading-up on Bristol Pop-Punk three-piece Ocean Sunset View. I like to...

Our Lives In Cinema and The Debut EP.

Our Lives In Cinema – London, England, United Kingdom. Another from the London underground scene, Our Lives in Cinema have just release their debut three track EP that attempts to merge early 2000’s Post-Hardcore with that of earlier Pop-Punk and 90’s Punk bands such as Alkaline Trio, Blink-182 and New...

The Take Down – ‘All Aboard The Sinking Ship’.

The Take Down – Ashford, England, United Kingdom. Cover photo credit: Matthew Sutton – Click Here. Ashford in Kent is the base of a Pop-Punk band by the name of The Take Down. A band with a penchant for the past and the indispensable household names that made the genre. Alkaline Trio?...

Cuecliché – The Debut and Forthcoming ‘One Last Chance’ EP.

Cuecliché – London, England, United Kingdom. The 11th March 2017 will see another of the underground UK Pop-Punk seek to make their mark. Cuecliché will be releasing their debut EP One Last Chance to conquer first London, and then the world… Or something like that. I know what you’re thinking, another...

I Hate Ricky and The Genre Crossing Punk Of ‘Mulligan’.

I Hate Ricky – Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The Nashville based I Hate Ricky are very open with what the are trying to achieve. The band seek to emulate the rawness of the original inceptions of Punk-Rock and its fiery successor Hardcore and merge those sonic ideals with their many (and...

No Insight and The Debut Single ‘These Days’.

No Insight – London, England, United Kingdom. London exports No Insight have just released their debut single in the form of ‘These Days’ in conjunction with Shipwreck Records, a label equal in their “upstart” status but also one to watch. Taking influence from the likes of Blink-182, Fall Out Boy,...

Fresh Picks: Hummer – Catchy, Gritty, Gruff.

Hummer – Warrington, England, United Kingdom. ‘Two engineers and an academic playing catchy, melodic Punk music.’ Don’t let the word ‘melodic’ fool you or start a series of alarm bells that causes you to have some sort of internet-based meltdown and don’t pretend not to know exactly what I’m talking...