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Passing The Favour Back: Pekka From One Hidden Frame

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One Hidden Frame – Lappeenranta, Finland Passing The Favour Back: Pekka From One Hidden Frame. Now, if you’ve had anything to do with the European fast melodic Punk scene within the past inordinately fast twenty years, the name “One Hidden Frame” may well have sped past, enveloped or captivated your…

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Wolfrik and ‘Clones’ (25/02/22)

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Wolfrik – Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Wolfrik and Clones are soon to appear via their Edmonton home, catapulted by the likes of both Thousand Islands Records and Lockjaw Records into a fast, heavy but also melodic music scene where genre lines are now wonderfully blurred. The band’s debut blurred these lines further…

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Fair Do’s and ‘1000 Miles’

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Fair Do’s – Manchester, England, United Kingdom Fair Do’s and ‘1000 Miles’. The latter being the fourth from the former’s most recent metamorphic contortion of their stylistic roots. Roots resembling tendril-like hooks submerged in earth, equally fed, encumbered and downtrodden by hyperaware existentialism and the fervent Punk catharsis inexorably determined to emanate…

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Our Darkest Days and ‘Snakes & Ladders’ (19/11/21)*

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Our Darkest Days – Quebéc City, Quebéc, Canada It is safe to say that the incoming album from Our Darkest Days entitled Snakes & Ladders has, though rapidly approaching, been a long and arduous time coming. In the interest of expedition and getting to this review as fast as the Quebéc…

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United Defiance and ‘Change The Frequency’

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United Defiance – East Bay, California, USA Ah yes, United Defiance and Change The Frequency. A band from the East Bay Area of California that in more ways than one, epitomise the existence of a DIY Punk band. United Defiance, a band that through multiple formats, personnel changes, loss, uncertainty…

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Video Premiere: Fair Do’s With ‘Love & Light’

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Fair Do’s – Manchester, England, United Kingdom Ah, yes, the video premiere of Fair Do’s with ‘Love & Light’. A band moniker used in a variety of ways and nuances depending on the mood, flanked by a painfully positive and often forced term of pseudo-optimism, itself synonymous with toe-the-line societal appearances. Well,…

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Fair Do’s and Our ‘Casket’

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Fair Do’s – Manchester, England, United Kingdom Fair Do’s and Our ‘Casket’. Where to begin? Well, ‘Casket’ is a song concerning the ever-widening death-box society is building itself. Such a tomb is being constructed in double-time and its workers are mired in an intoxicating miasma of their own incredulity and…

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CHASER and ‘Dreamers’ (09/04/21)

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CHASER – Southern California, USA CHASER and Dreamers are VERY soon to enter the melodic-Skate-Punk-a-verse in their second mainline instalment after returning to said rapidly self-perpetuating pace-a-thon in 2018. The band’s Sound The Sirens was a confident, shameless and determined battle cry for positivity, community and celebration of the melodic fast-Punk…

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