Tagged: Fugazi

Milo’s Planes – ‘Delivering Business Success’ Bristol Edition.

Milo’s Planes – Bristol, England, United Kingdom. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. It’s getting on for a year now since we last featured Bristol gents Milo’s Planes. The band have been busy in their bedroom of noise culminating this year already two stellar releases and...

Dischord – ‘War Or Peace’ – Discordance III.

Dischord – Blackpool, England, United Kingdom. Photography credit – Angelina Johnson. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Dischord have never been for the fainthearted. In person and they are approachable, chilled, pleasant and all manner of positive words used to describe social manner. However, once all...

Fresh Picks: Super Unison – The Fruit Of Punk’s Loins.

Super Unison – Oakland/San Francisco, California, USA. Cover Photo credit: Angela Owens. Above photo credit: Reid Haithcock Photography – Click Here. I received a message recently from a friend in Baltimore in the US that I have semi-regular contact with. The conversations always end up on music and I often...

Modern Tribes – The ‘Everything Is Dying And I Will Probably Die Soon Too’ EP.

Modern Tribes – Oswestry, England, United Kingdom. Photography credit: Jasmine-Harding Photography – Click Here. For Our previous work on the band’s debut – Click Here. We first came across Oswestry‘s Modern Tribes at the tale-end of 2015. Their debut EP You Do Drugs, boasted short but punchy slab of raucous and aggressive...

El Yunque – ‘Baskenland’ Album Review.

El Yunque – Hasselt, Belgium. Cover photo credit: Geert Braekers Photography – Click Here. El Yunque are a four piece Noise Rock band leaning on sounds from Slint, The Jesus Lizard and Fugazi, as well as modern contemporaries such as Big Ups and Iceage. Their debut album Baskenland is grating and filled with glass cutting...

UGLYBoNES – The ‘Growing Concerns’ Of Chicago Hardcore Punk…

UGLYBoNES – Chicago, Illinois, USA. ‘Four best friends that wanna take a chainsaw to each other’s gonads’ For our work on the 2014 UGLYBoNES/Step Right Up split – Click Here. For the band’s appearance in our fantasy Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater soundtrack – Click Here. The Chicago suburb’s UGLYBoNES formed...

Super Thief – The ‘Super Thief’ EP In Review

Super Thief – Austin, Texas, USA. Article cover photo credit – Jacqueline Lege Austin‘s Super Thief take all that you love from the classic Steve Albini records, and wreck it by way of Fugazi. What I mean of course is that their etching of Post-Hardcore and Noise Rock, isn’t a washy shot of water – because you’re...

Negative Bones – ‘Anandamide’ – Progressive Discordance

Negative Bones – Baltimore, Maryland, USA. ‘Negative Bones is a magic swamp where amps outnumber people…’ – He saw that… It’s great when bands challenge what has been established. Whether it’s through a full throttle change-up, or simply via the subtle changes that often becomes the quality that ultimately sets them apart. That was a...