Tagged: Melodic Hardcore

United Defiance Return With ‘Safe At Home’.

United Defiance – Concord, California, USA. United Defiance are a band we have seen before. They are band that have seen multiple changes in regard to their line-up and existing releases, with the latter chopped and changed to a point where one disappeared entirely. Buy why? Well the band have...

Pile Up Festival 22/06/18 – 23/06/18 – What To Expect.

Pile Up Festival – York, England, United Kingdom. Another of Riff Media’s festivals this year, Pile Up Festival will take place at the Fibbers in the city of York this coming June and will showcase a line-up doing its very best to provide the best both in known names and...

Thumbhole Records Return With ‘Tracks You Might Have Missed V2’.

Thumbhole Records – Your Ears, Right Now. For our previous work on the compilation – Click Here. Above can can find our article on the stellar UK underground Punk and Alternative label Thumbhole Records and their twenty track international compilation more than doing its best to showcase some of the...

COMPLETE! and The Debut EP ‘D’.

COMPLETE! –┬áIvano 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...

No Quarter – ‘Freedom’.

No Quarter – Singleton, New South Wales, Australia. Hailing in and around Singleton, New South Wales, Australian Punks No Quarter have been slogging it out since 2003 with a number of sporadic releases and line-up changes depicting all too true and indeed common story of underground bands. However, history is...

‘Tracks You Might Have Missed V1’ – A Thumbhole Records Compilation.

Thumbhole Records – Your Ears, Right Now. Thumbhole Records, based in Reading, United Kingdom, have recently released the first in what is soon to be a long line of compilations showcasing the best in global underground Punk-Rock, Pop-Punk, Indie and Alternative. This is the label’s first major release under their...

Force Events! – ‘Force Events!’.

Force Events! – Mogilev, Belarus. Force Events are a politically charged Punk and Hardcore band from from Mogilev, the band boast break-neck tempos, fist-in-the-air melodies and chorus’ alongside choice cuts of stylistics from the broad spectrum of modern Punk. This is first for Musically Fresh as the band sing in...

Fresh Picks: Perfect Sense.

Perfect Sense – Phoenix, Arizona, USA. To begin, a fun fact: Authority Zero are originally from Arizona and they have certainly made waves in the world of anthemic Punk-Rock music these pasty twenty-plus years and that is fantastic. However, what is also on the parr line of “fantastic” is that...

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...

Windover and The ‘Maze’ EP.

Windover – Minsk, Belarus. Hailing from Belarus and Minsk specifically, Windover are a band taking key aspects of the diversity of modern Punk music and twisting it to their needs through soaring and whirling crescendos, break-neck tempos, precision time signatures and utter catharsis. Maze┬áis the band’s debut release, consisting of...