Shovelhead – Shovelhead – CD

Shovelhead – Shovelhead – CD

Shovelhead – Shovelhead – CD (Aztec Records) Excellent release from local band Shovelhead. This album starts off sounding a little like the band Creed, but quickly blasts past those comparisons with intensity. I have been playing this cd almost non-stop...
Solar Twins – Solar Twins – CD

Solar Twins – Solar Twins – CD

Solar Twins – Solar Twins – CD (Maverick Records) No sooner than I tell someone that Maverick Records puts out nothing but good releases, Grog hands me Solar Twins to review. To put it in a nutshell, this band sucks. It’s nothing more than...
Spirit – For the Millennium – CD

Spirit – For the Millennium – CD

Spirit – For the Millennium – CD (J-Bird Records) It’s your basic piano-y new age meditating music. There are 8 bands on this release that accomplished its mission of putting me to sleep. The only problem was that it was at work, and my boss...
SRI – Gravity Reminds Me – CD

SRI – Gravity Reminds Me – CD

SRI – Gravity Reminds Me – CD (Blue Boy Records) This just goes to show that covers can be deceiving. I was expecting some mellow, arty type of thing…boy was I wrong. Many of the songs are similar in sound to Elastica and some are in the Blondie vein. She...
Stillwell – Seven Song EP – CD

Stillwell – Seven Song EP – CD

Stillwell – Seven Song EP – CD (Rebound Records) This band can be best described as a pop-punk wall of noise band. The two guitars, bass and drums reverberate with equal thunder that at times it’s hard to tell them apart. The vocals on the rest of...
Samael – Eternal – CD

Samael – Eternal – CD

Samael – Eternal – CD (Century Media) This band has progressed pretty far from their evil satanic days. The band has added what they call technology to the equation. Some keyboards and electronic drums add much to the bands sound. Still aggressive and evil...