Tagged: Emo

Compilation Review: Yo! Dirty Sushi (Dirty Sushi Records).

Dirty Sushi Records – Your Ears, United Kingdom. Cover photo: BarCreeps. The UK DIY Punk scene is absolutely thriving in 2017, and we’re utterly spoilt for choice with the breadth and diversity of homegrown independent labels. UK based Punk label Dirty Sushi Records have very recently released a little gem...

And Burn – ‘Setbacks’.

And Burn – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. And Burn are a band I’ve been meaning to sit down with for quite some time. I once saw them play at one of the all-so common all-dayers that permeate the Melbourne live music scene, Melbourne being nearest locale to the band’s home. And...

Fresh Picks: Tuesday’s Secret.

Tuesday’s Secret – Leeds, England, United Kingdom.  Situated in Birstall near Leeds, Tuesday Secret are one of those bands whose career has been intermittent. Formed before the twen-teens we are now coming to the end of, the band have been relatively quiet since the debut 2014 full-length album, Leap Year.  However,...

Fresh Picks: Lagoons.

Lagoons – Leeds, England, United Kingdom. Cover photo credit: Maddy Bright. Citing their genre-locale as somewhere between Grunge and Emo, Lagoons hail from Leeds which to my knowledge is nowhere near any of their idyllic namesakes but then again, I only got a C in Geography. To date the band...

Murderhouse and The ‘Self-Doubt’ EP.

Murderhouse – Brighton, England, United Kingdom. Cover photo credit: Nucosi Photography – Click Here. The end of June saw the Brighton based Murderhouse release the sequel to their 2016 EP Self Help, entitled Self-Doubt. This second EP matches the emotive Indie/Pop-Punk/Emo crossover of its forerunner, refined, honed and complete with citations of The...

Havelocke and The Forthcoming Debut ‘Sleep When The World Ends’.

Havelocke – Sheffield, England, United Kingdom. Without saying too much or even focusing on it at all really, Havelocke are in some way affiliated to the now defunct Fierce Morgan. Well that’s that. Moving on now with present matters, Havelocke are a band from Sheffield stuck somewhere between Skate Punk,...

Jack The Envious – The ‘Begging For More’ Single.

Jack The Envious – London, England, United Kingdom. Jack is very envious but is also in a band, a band that as a collective produces organised collections of cohesive sound known as songs that sit somewhere between early 2000’s Post-Hardcore, dark-sounding contemporary Pop-Punk and jagged Metalcore orientated riffage. The band...

Diploma and ‘The Cost Of Clarity’ Enroute and In Depth.

Diploma – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. If you’ve ever had anything to do with the Melbourne Punk music scene then you will know how daunting it can be in size, cohesion and general shock and awe. It was something during my six months in the city I found sadly only limited...