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Give You Nothing – ‘Give You Nothing’.

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Give You Nothing – Santa Cruz, California, USA. In the contemporary speed-fest that is the current reigning Skate Punk and Melodic Hardcore scene – and I say scene in a symbiotic sense – bands will champion either style or seamlessly blend and cross over these two Punk music sonic-stalwarts as often as they wish to

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MFL#2: United Defiance – ‘Safe At Home’.

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United Defiance – Concord, California, USA. Welcome back to another edition of Musically Fresh Legacy, where choice cuts from EN’s parent site are revitalised and republished on Ear Nutrition to pay homage our roots and the music that was featured. Matt. Musically Fresh Legacy #2 – Originally Published on Musically Fresh: 23/01/18. United Defiance are a band

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MFL#1: Sound Bite: Perfect Sense.

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Perfect Sense – Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Welcome to the first in an occasional series where Ear Nutrition re-publishes (refreshes?) content from our origins in the parent site, Musically Fresh. I for one am immensely proud of all the work I published under the name and of all of those who also lent a hand, be

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Sound Bite: Cyclone Static.

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Cyclone Static – New Jersey, USA. If you were to take the melody of 90’s Punk and Alternative Rock, bypass Grunge for the most part, infuse this with the Pop-melody of early Rock, it’s gritty cousin Garage Rock and then said cousins own eventually successor Punk and allow them to have some sort of (possibly)

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Died – ‘Anonymized Internal Criminals’.

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Died – New York City, New York, USA. Died are a New York City (Brooklyn)-based band that describe themselves as “Trans-Alivedead Punk” (according to their bandcamp details anyway). The world may never know where this categorisation came from; at least a few of its occupants will be aware that this band delivers head-scratching, experimental Math-inspired

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Dead Fall – The ‘Never Expected’ EP.

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Dead Fall – Kent, Ohio, USA. Taking inspiration from a whole host of Pop-Punk’s heavy-hitters from the last decade, Kent, Ohio-based Dead Fall are a band many will wish they had discovered sooner. The band’s sound takes many of the tried, tested and celebrated stylistics from the ubiquitous genre and its legendary 90’s roots but

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Upper Downer – ‘S\T’.

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Upper Downer – Los Angles, California, USA. When you here Los Angles based Punks Upper Downer you wouldn’t necessarily think that they hailed from the locale they actually do. The west coast Punk and Alternative music scene has always been associated with melodic Punk styles from Hardcore to the predominant Skate Punk, with a more

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Hillview – ‘The Law Of Averages’.

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Hillview – Los Angles, California, USA. Long and complicated story short, Hillview have finally released their highly anticipated debut full-length, The Law Of Averages, via the celebrated house-hold Punk-Rock label, Morning Wood Records. A label true to it’s ideals and branding itself as the  – ‘Home Of 90’s Punk-Rock Since 2003‘. You can find an older piece

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Coercion – ‘Veritas’.

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Coercion – Santa Cruz, California, USA. Santa Cruz is home to Coercion, a band with a long, drawn out, sporadic and varying history. This history became recent history when a four-piece incarnation of what is now Coercion (Coercion96) released the stellar “modern rock” EP, Exit Wounds, itself worth your time. Coercion however have built on that very

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