Sweden

Early Stream: Dolorifics – ‘Welcome To Dolograd’ (24/01/20).

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Dolorifics

Dolorifics – Gothenburg, Sweden. The words – “Dolorifics – Welcome To Dolograd” are really very relevant if you’re an individual that partakes in the world of underground music. However, you knew that because you’re already present and waiting. Look how that worked out! How fortuitous for those lovely and relatively sized ears of yours! Digression

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Deny – ‘Dystopia’ (10/01/20 – 17/01/20).

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Deny

Deny – Mariestad/Töreboda, Sweden. Crust Punk is a derivative form of Hardcore Punk that many find a little ambiguous. However, quite fortuitously, the following words – Deny – Dystopia, may remedy that. The genre’s foreboding, eerie and cutting yet melodic and warped variant of Hardcore Punk purveys all the rhythmic melody of fast Melodic Hardcore

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PI$$ER – ‘Wretched Life’ 7″ (13/07/19).

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PI$$ER –  England/Gothenburg, United Kingdom/Sweden. Ah, underground Hardcore scenes, ever-shifting locales full of “those bands”. “Those bands” a term ubiquitous and often used within and for more than one context. However, for the purpose of this review and to introduce PI$$ER, I shall quote their own explanation of such: ‘So, who are PI$$ER? Let me

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Comminor – ‘Radioface’ (Single).

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Comminor – Västerås, Sweden.  Comminor have had a little break these past three years. The band’s often visceral, quirky, melodic, occasionally jagged but always driven 90’s style Punk and Skate Punk was always reliable and a go to but still always maintained that edge that made the band unique. Moving through their recorded material to

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Introducing: Tears Of A Fallen Hero.

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Tears Of A Fallen Hero – Gothenburg, Sweden. Certain bands have the gift of clearly conveying the true heartfelt emotions and message at the very core of a song through the strength of their lyrics and vocal prowess (see Architects and Metallica amongst many, many others). One emerging band that have already managed to demonstrate

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Bash Brothers – ‘Downhearted’ (08/02/19).

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Bash Brothers – Eksjö, Sweden. If  you recall your trip down Punk-Rock lane over the past two years, it is highly likely that you may have noted down two releases by the Swedish, Eksjö natives Bash Brothers. Their debut Self-Titled EP from 2017 and the thrilling Skate Punk of the 2018 Life Lessons left much to to

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Panhandler – ‘Wherever That Is’.

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Panhandler – Stockholm, Sweden. When it comes to it’s alternative music output, Sweden is very often associated with some of the most seminal and influential Skate Punk and Hardcore bands in the last thirty years, an attribute I am not here to lessen or champion any less but sometimes, it is further into their output

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My Own Co-Pilot – ‘Textures’.

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My Own Co-Pilot – Gothenburg, Sweden. My Own Co-Pilot is a transatlantic project based in but not limited to Gothenburg, Sweden and reaches as far as US just for it’s vocal tones. The project is the brain-child of Michal Kosinski completed by one Derrek Siemieniuk and has laid out a mission within the debut release to

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