Tagged: Rise Against

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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...

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In Gear With… Shift-D.

Shift-D – Burlington, Ontario, Canada. Shift-D are certifiable veterans. They are band that have existed in their own Punk-Rock world for the past seventeen years and finally they are a band that have seen somewhat of a resurgence in the past two years. With five releases dated from the year...

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Drones and Why 2017 Will Be Theirs…

Drones – Southeast England, United Kingdom. I’ve been been a fan of Drones for sometime now and a few years ago I was lucky enough to catch them live where the band made quite the impression. However, a great deal has transpired since that night and with all of us...

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In Evil Hour – The New Single ‘Paveway IV’.

In Evil Hour – Darlington, England, United Kingdom. Cover photo credit: Mark Richards – Click Here. With a sound sat somewhere between old school Hardcore Punk and the raspy end of modern melodic Punk and Melodic Hardcore, Darlington based In Evil Hour have been making ‘[…] noise and shouting about things...

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Launch Control – We Are… ‘Behind Redacted Lines’.

Launch Control – Reading, England, United Kingdom. For a quick look at the band and their label – Click Here. The Umlaut Records rostered Launch Control hail from Reading. A city that not only has a very confusing train station but also a penchant for driven, strongly worded and melodic...

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Umlaut Records – Why You Should Be Paying Attention…

Umlaut Records – London, England, United Kingdom. Small, DIY and independent labels are on the rise and London’s Umlaut Records is one that you need to pay attention too and not just because they are admirably doing their bit to keep Punk music living, breathing and pitting. Umlaut distributes those...

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It’s All In… Layman’s Terms – The Debut EP.

Layman’s Terms – Bristol, England, United Kingdom. Eight tracks and seventeen minutes of adrenaline filled Melodic Hardcore how it should be played. For the debut EP Layman’s Terms have opted for eight tracks rather than the standard four or five, which is a strong statement in itself that thankfully is backed...

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#WhatWeMissed: Three Grams – Denver’s Punk-Rock ‘Awakening’.

Three Grams – Denver, Colorado, USA. Photo Credit – Brian Bonsall. For our previous work on Three Grams – Click Here. The first in our #WhatWeMissed series charts the new EP from Denver’s Three Grams, who recently released their first numerically substantial release since 2012’s Forever Hold Your Piece. The new...

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DROPTHIS – ‘Culture To Criticise’ The Debut Full-Length.

DROPTHIS – Kent, England, United Kingdom. Photo Credit – Kimbo. Stuck somewhere between British wit, anthemic Skate Punk and old-school Hardcore, DROPTHIS formed in Kent in the fateful year of 2013. A year important for two reasons, the first being that it’s a full year after the world was supposed...