Reviews

8.3

Thank U For Smoking – YOMI

Thank U For Smoking are an Italian band active since 2009. They had a very successful debut in 2012 with Dopo la quiete, which…

8

Wang Wen – Eight Horses

“Zheng He’s fleet descended upon the shores of Oman. The sound of breaking waves was ringing into the ears of his men, their parched…

7.5

Porya Hatami – The Garden

Nature has been a fascinating artist since the very beginning of our species. They painted mighty animals on cave walls expressing their fear and…

7.8

The White Mega Giant – TWMG

Is there a beauty in darkness? When I think of beauty, I think about it in a very positive way, like the beauty of…

8.3

Beware of Safety – Lotusville

[NOTE: Have you ever played a game of football? Did you ever put all your might into kicking that ball, and then missing the…

7.8

Nomia – Iron and Rust

Imagine what the love child of Russian Circles and Isis would sound like…Spacey, ethereal melodies that could sooth even the wildest of beasts. Crushing…

7.5

Other Mountains – Mare’s Nest

Other Mountains market “Mare’s Nest” as being a post-emo record, which makes me ponder on the prefix “post-” and its consequential meaning. For the…

9.5

Equals – Tracts

Wait what’s this? Clapping to start a post-rock song?!” Immediately the Texas-based band EQUALS managed to catch my attention with their debut full-length album…

7.8

E Gone – All the Suns of the Earth

“I imagine standing in one of those piss-perfumed ATM-sheds on a drunken night, awaiting my turn to pull some precious money from that monster-machine…

7.8

Black Walls – Communion

The colour black is a much frequented subject in the world of rock ‘n roll. Bands like Black Label Society and Black Sabbath, albums…