Tagged: USA

Ben Diesel and The ‘We’ve Always Partied’ EP.

Ben Diesel – St. Louis, Missouri, USA. ‘Remember when Pop-Punk was fun? Ben Diesel remembers.’ This was one of those reviews where I hadn’t the foggiest of ideas what I would behold. Once I had beheld the EP in question, I found myself completely dumfounded. Sounding like a combination of...

Bent Knee – ‘Land Animal’.

Bent Knee – Boston, Massachusetts, USA. I first came across Bent Knee on Amps For Equality‘s To Chechnya With Love – Vol 1 charity compilation – Click Here. The included track, ‘Queen of the Conquest’, immediately made an impact on me with it’s strong vocal hook, amid a selection of other tracks...

Coercion Return With New Video For ‘Choices’.

Coercion – San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. It’s been a long and sporadic journey for Coercion. The project was revived in 2016 after a long absence and dubbed Coercion96 in lieu of the year of the projects foundation. Since...

Traveller – ‘Resist, Part 1’.

Traveler – Fenton/St. Louis, Missouri, USA. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. ‘Part I of II – an album based around resistance and working towards what’s right’ Within moments of the first track of this latest EP from Fenton/St. Louis four-piece Traveller, you can hear the...

Fresh Picks: One Armed Joey.

One Armed Joey – Petaluma, California, USA. If there’s one thing synonymous with California its Punk music and it is fair to say that despite many-a-strong Punk scene globally, more often then not the warm and nurturing climate of California regularly stands out. Petaluma three-piece One Armed Joey have a...

Over Time: The Band and The Debut ‘Chances’ EP.

Over Time – Denver, Colorado, USA. Hailing from in and around the musical hub of Punk music known as Denver, Colorado, Over Time have had a busy month. The band played their first show in early May, haven’t really stopped playing more shows since and are now set to release their...

No Honor Among Thieves and ‘Visions’ Overdue.

No Honor Among Thieves – Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. It’s been quite some time since Connecticut heavies No Honor Among Thieves have graced us with their chaotic and progressive Hardcore. Above you can find a link to the very single that...

Donkey Island Penitentiary – The ‘Shoot You Down’ Single.

Donkey Island Penitentiary – Los Angeles, California, USA. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. The escaped inmates of Donkey Island Penitentiary are back, sleuthing through the underbelly of Los Angeles, armed with their good ol’ mix of Blues and Punk-Rock. With them is their new single...

The Mental Code – ‘Force Fed’.

The Mental Code – Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Force Fed is the second release from another one of contemporary Punks’ Ramones enthusiasts, Phoenix, Arizona three-piece – The Mental Code. From start to finish you are indeed force fed a very unashamedly basic, endearing and not remotely serious blend of “ramonescore” that touches...