Defleshed – Fash Forward – CD

Defleshed – Fash Forward – CD

Defleshed – Fash Forward – CD (Pavement Music) Thirteen track of fast and furious flesh grinding metal including a couple live tracks. Reminds me of Unleashed and Vader. One play of this CD was enough for me. Now I have a nice shiny coaster. 6/10 - Johnny...
Deep Reduction – Deep Reduction – CD

Deep Reduction – Deep Reduction – CD

Deep Reduction – Deep Reduction – CD (Get Hip Recordings) On first listen I thought of the Stooges fronted by a sedate Iggy, butmid-periodd R.E.M. keeps spring to mind as well due to the instrumentalizations. It has its moments, but overall has too much of...
Divit – Low Speed Chase – CD

Divit – Low Speed Chase – CD

Divit – Low Speed Chase – CD (Coldfront Records) This band has the punk with a pop edge sound. The sound is fast and the vocals are clean. I really like the lyrics for their positive slant. This band would be a treat to see live. - Mite Mutant...
Drown – Kerosene – CD

Drown – Kerosene – CD

Drown – Kerosene – CD (Slipdisc Records) / Mercury) I don’t know, isn’t there enough of this around…this is Korn wannabee stuff. I mean, I could definitely hear this on top 40 alternacrap radio and MTV. It seems like more product because...
Dance Hall Crashers – Purr – CD

Dance Hall Crashers – Purr – CD

Dance Hall Crashers – Purr – CD (Pink & Black Records) The Dance Hall Crashers are back and on their own label…no more major label blues. They still play the same great ska-flavored punk-pop and Elyse & Karina’s vocals make me melt. Among the...
DAMA – 2000 A.D. – CD

DAMA – 2000 A.D. – CD

DAMA – 2000 A.D. – CD (Eterniti Records) We have a band here that at one moment is a melodious alternative rock group and the next is a churning hard rock monster and they do very well at both. The tunes are catchy and all the instruments (guitar, bass,...