9.4

Brutus – Burst

Once in awhile a band stands out from the roaring din and demands to be heard. Unbeknownst to most of the world there’s a…

Spotlight: Strobes

London trio Strobes are somewhat of an avant-garde supergroup with member credits from the likes of Three Trapped Tigers, Troyka and Squarepusher. Their extreme…

8.6

Mantra – Laniakea

It’s getting difficult to find time for a long album in our increasingly transient modern lifestyles. We have become accustomed to digesting our music…

Interview: Ulcerate

Over 16 years New Zealand’s Ulcerate have had an inexorable rise to the upper echelon of death metal. They have not only become one…

8.5

Poly-Math – Melencolia

If you’ve never heard Poly-Math before; whatever you do, don’t read other press for this album. Sensational claims and overused PR buzz words like…