Tagged: Hot Water Music

Papertank and The Debut ‘Playground’.

Papertank – La Chaux De Fonds, Switzerland. Switzerland three-piece Papertank recently released their debut album on Division Records and what an album it indeed is. The band consist of a drum-kit, a bass guitar and a voice-box and via this create a groove-laden mix of Punk, Garage Rock and Stoner Rock...

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...

Caste Bravo – ‘Foreign Object Free’.

Castle Bravo – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. When you listen to Perth Punk-Rock band Castle Bravo you hear a band that has done their sonic homework and a band that has paid attention to the last twenty or so years of Punk music. The band take cues from the likes...

Hope Street – The ‘Rebel Hearts’ EP.

Hope Street – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Cover photo credit: Rachel Barrett Photography – Click Here. October this year saw the second EP from Perth Punks Hope Street, a band taking their collected influences and impressive stage-sharing history into the studio and channeling it into emotive and raw Punk-Rock thats...

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...

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...

Miyazaki! – The Forthcoming ‘I’ll See Myself Out’ EP.

Miyazaki! – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ‘Miyazaki! has a history way too long and complicated for a stupid Punk band. We like to write good songs, play them and then finish up by talking about Star Wars until everyone loses interest. Excellent.’ Photo credit: Jaccob MacKay – Click Here. We were...

Two Matt’s, One Review: ‘Signal Lost’ – Television Villain.

Television Villain – Bath, England, United Kingdom. Editor’s/Co-author’s note: Having both seen Television Villain play live, and having met vocalist Dan Stothard on numerous occasions, myself an fellow MF writer, Matthew Mansell, decided we would combine efforts to review the band’s debut EP, Signal Lost.  It’s not something we do on Musically...

Deadlines – ‘Dust’ The New EP

Deadlines – Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom. You may remember our work on Cardiff Punkers, Deadlines, from October last year where we looked into their debut EP, Steroid City. Said review and a brief intro to the band can be found HERE. It’s now 2015 and the band have clearly been working hard (see...

Janowski – ‘Songs We’ve Gone And Done’

Janowski – London, England, United Kingdom. (Photo credit – Warren Terror – Click Here) I like it gruff. I’ll let you interpret that as you will. Janowski are a three-piece Punk-Rock band from London. They Formed in 2013 and like most bands, have turned their hands at making music for human ears. Funny...