Tagged: Rise Against

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...

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...

#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...

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...

Down Memory Lane – The ‘Recycled Punk Rockers’ EP

Down Memory Lane – Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Down Memory Lane are fresh on the Montreal underground music scene with their reminiscent blend of 90’s melodic Punk music, via their debut EP Recycled Punk Rockers. It’s easy to hear strong and dark melodic guitar work of Good Riddance and vocal melodies...

Postscript – The Debut Self Titled + Plans for Album #2.

Postscript – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Cover photo credit –  Shannon Davis. Onward to our second Australian feature, Postscript. Melbourne based Postscript formed in 2014, a year later in June, a debut album surfaced. Eleven tracks of fast, melodic, hard-edged 90’s Skate Punk refreshed into the now via influences from some...

Templeton Pek – ‘New Horizons’ – A Reflection On Another Birmingham Broadside

Templeton Pek – Birmingham, England, United Kingdom. –   Photo by Kris Andrew Askey I’ve had Birmingham lot, Templeton Pek, in my lugholes for yonks now. And now, stereotypical English slang aside, it is finally time for some words on the band’s fourth full-length, New Horizons. The band’s sound has always moved between fast-to-...