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Thysen and ‘Into The Water’ // ‘No Rest’

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Thysen – Leeds, England, United Kingdom Post-Punk is certifiably one of those often attributed to its original format and then disregarded. Thysen and ‘Into The Water’ // ‘No Rest’ through said Post-Punk and partnerings with permeating Shoegaze and abrasive Alternative Rock, seek to dispel this. Thysen hail from in and…

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Honeyspider and Their ‘Marbles’

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Honeyspider – Lancashire, England, United Kingdom Honeyspider and their ‘Marbles’ entered 2020 this past July and regrettably, I missed that party or rather its initial stages, and I am now in fact late. Whichever cliché unfunny excuse you wish to take, it is largely now irrelevant. Why? Because I am…

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Smash Mouse Records: ‘A Tribute To Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2’

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Smash Mouse Records – Newport, Wales, United Kingdom Smash Mouse Records and A Tribute To Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2. If I were to describe, recap or educate on what this forthcoming compilation is attempting, the only real result would be an abject fall into banality-ridden inertia. It…

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Young Planetary – ‘Locations I Can’t Place’ (07/08/20)

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Young Planetary – Boise, Idaho, USA Indie-Rock and Alt. Rock, Emo and Pop-Punk are in a state of symbiosis in today’s music scene and this is where Young, Planetary and Locations I Can’t Place enter 2020. The joining of these legacy-of-Punk genres is no less than interesting. Through the aforementioned…

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LAPYEAR and The ‘Smile’ EP

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LAPYEAR – London, England, United Kingdom As of May 15th, LAPYEAR and their Smile EP publically became apart of the Venn Records catalogue. The genre-fluid underground label is one of interest for this very reason and with their acquisition of and resultant releasing of LAPYEAR, continue to propagate the vibrant…

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Adam Carpenter – The ‘Obliterate/Ugly’ EP

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Adam Carpenter – Manchester, England, United Kingdom This review was written by Community Contributor, Alex Blanchard. Welsh Folk-Punk act Adam Carpenter (currently residing in Manchester) by his own admission wears his ‘heart firmly sewn to his sleeve‘. After having spent some time with his latest EP I can confirm this…

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David Delinquent and ‘You’re So Boring You Make Me Wanna Die’

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David Delinquent – Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom There is a lot to be said for solo-releases from Punk-vocalists. David Delinquent and You’re So Boring You Make Me Wanna Die enter into this fray. Truthfully, you never really know what a different set of inspirations or influences will yield in these…

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Bobby Funk – ‘Longing For The Bonging’ (06/06/20)

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Bobby Funk – Falmouth, England, United Kingdom Where do you even start with Bobby Funk? Well, in 2020 at least, with: Bobby Funk – Longing For The Bonging. Such a collection of words alone incites maximum intrigue by its own merit of literary collation. Bobby Funk are from Falmouth and…

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Part 8: The Deadnotes – ‘Yes It Is’ / ‘Krod Records (The Five Years)’

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The Deadnotes x Krod Records We are nearing the end now and Part 8: The Deadnotes – ‘Yes It Is’ / Krod Records (The Five Years) is upon us. Krod Records are celebrating their five-year anniversary with a compilation that deviates from the norm. What Am I talking about? Well,…

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