Seven Gone – Seven Gone – CD

Seven Gone – Seven Gone – CD

Seven Gone – Seven Gone – CD (Temperance Records) This is a five song EP from a band that is slow metal bordering on goth. The songs average over four minutes long and get boring to me after about two and a half minutes. Not bad if you want to hear what a...
V/A – Living in Fear – CD

V/A – Living in Fear – CD

V/A – Living in Fear – CD (Ransom Note Recordings) {A record to benefit children victims of domestic violence} First off even without great bands this record is really cool. Look for their ad, which we printed for free, somewhere in the zine. Bristle...
Epperley – Epperley – CD

Epperley – Epperley – CD

Epperley – Epperley – CD (Triple X Records) This is weird, it sounds like The Pixies fronted by Eddie Vedder. Hard to imagine, but if you listen to this CD you’ll see what I mean. Actually, the more I listen to it the more it grows on me. Once you...
Omatic – Dog Years – CD

Omatic – Dog Years – CD

Omatic – Dog Years – CD (Grass Records) I’m pretty biased towards O-matic since they are from Dayton and I’ve known (only slightly) Michelle and Scott for years. Quick side note, Michelle was in Brainiac and Scott was in the Method. My first...
Decoryah – Wisdom Floats – CD

Decoryah – Wisdom Floats – CD

Decoryah – Wisdom Floats – CD (Metal Blade Records) This release really surprised me, I was expecting another metal band and here’s a gothic band. Metal Blade wasn’t lying when they said they weren’t just metal. Actually I already knew...
The Nukes – Why Things Burn – CD

The Nukes – Why Things Burn – CD

The Nukes – Why Things Burn – CD (New Red Archives) Mid tempo punk rock with gruff vocals and loads of melody. Several of the songs really stick in my mind and just won’t let go especially “why things burn”. Not much else to say about it...
Channel Zero – Unsafe – CD

Channel Zero – Unsafe – CD

Channel Zero – Unsafe – CD (Metal Blade Records) Well, this takes me back to 1987 after I first moved out and had an apartment with Rich. He ran lights for a metal band up in Springfield. I actually used to get smashed and listen to stuff like this....