Early Stream: Blacked Out – ‘Wasted Breath’ (27/03/20)

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Blacked Out

Blacked Out – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada An early stream of Blacked Out and Wasted Breath? Is that not rather self-explanatory? Well, yes, but that doesn’t mean that the excitement should be tempered. The release is set to be unveiled TOMORROW and Thousand Island Records have allowed Ear Nutrition to stream the five-track EP via the Vancouver Skate-Thrashers

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Protected Left – ‘The Fossil’ EP

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Protected Left

Protected Left – Oakland, California, USA Skate Punk, Thrash, Oakland, California, Protected Left and The Fossil EP. I should think that’s a direct and succinct enough way to introduce this clickable chunk of wordy words. Yes? No? Frankly; it matters not.  Why? Because this is a review and the above is but the introduction. Protected

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Introducing: Blacked Out

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Blacked Out

Blacked Out – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Since Thousands Islands Records have now snapped-up Vancouver four-piece Blacked Out, publishing an article entitled ‘Introducing: Blacked Out’ seems like the correct thing to do. Don’t you agree? The band will be releasing their brand new EP and total third release via the ever-growing Canadian Punk music label

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Light The Fire – ‘Compassion In Unlikely Places’.

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Light The Fire – Dallas, Texas, USA. Cover photo: Nick Serian. As a collective unit, the Dallas-based Light The Fire have three records comprised of thickly-riffed, unashamedly heavy and overtly gratuitous Post-Hardcore, standing entrenched as an unmoveable foundation from which the band expand into Metalcore and sharp crushing Metallic Hardcore. The band’s first two records

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Drunktank and The ‘Return Of The Infamous Four’.

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Drunktank – The Hague, The Netherlands. ‘From five to six to four again, we’ve changed along the way’ Drunktank are a band fond of three things, 90’s Skate Punk, 80’s Metal and beer. Their latest album boasts two of those and can be suggested to imply the consumption of the third if you are so

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Year Of The Dragon – ‘Taking Control’.

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Year Of The Dragon – Los Angeles, California, USA. Cover Photo: Josh Coffman – Here. Year Of The Dragon, where do I start? They began in 2006 and have been culminating, developing, honing and ultimately perfecting a sound sat somewhere in, around and utterly dominated by west-coast Punk and Hardcore, riff-heavy Hard Rock, a Funk-lack

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Blank Atlas – ‘Crush’ (Single).

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Blank Atlas – Bristol, England, United Kingdom. Alternative Rock needs another heavy hitter up on the big time and perhaps Bristol three-piece Blank Atlas could be it. Think of the days when Feeder and Ash had the hegemonic dominance on the scene and then pair that with how the diverse genre has evolved and taken

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