Amorphis – Tuonela – CD

Amorphis – Tuonela – CD

Amorphis – Tuonela – CD (Relapse Records) I guess these guys have decided to completely abandon their death metal sound of earlier releases and go for something a little more mainstream. The first couple of releases from Amorphis were “DEATH...
Full – Hotdog Water Cocktail – CD

Full – Hotdog Water Cocktail – CD

Full – Hotdog Water Cocktail – CD (Acme Records) Full sounds like they belong on Fat Wreck Chords. I noticed that they thank All in their liner notes, and that feeling definitely comes through. Overall they have that standard punk-pop sound with most of...
Metalunas – X-Minus-One – CD

Metalunas – X-Minus-One – CD

Metalunas – X-Minus-One – CD (American Pop Project) Surf from Canada? Well granted, these guys have far more to do with sixties sci-fi movies than surfboards. “X-Minus-One” is a very ambient CD. Okay I know that sounds stupid but, it’s the best...
Road Rage – Nothing to Declare – CD

Road Rage – Nothing to Declare – CD

Road Rage – Nothing to Declare – CD (Radical Records) Fast paced old school punk rock from merry old England. You get that great accent, a song with the word Bullocks in the title and a bunch of Oi’s. This is the original punk sound and I heard they...
V/A – Spanglish – CD

V/A – Spanglish – CD

V/A – Spanglish – CD (Kool Arrow Records) The concept behind this compilation is to present music from bands that fuse their native spoken communication and culture with Western music. It’s basically a compilation of punk, rap, hardcore and...