Album Review: Armory – The Search (High Roller Records)

Armory are a speed/thrash metal outfit from the city of Gothenburg, originally formed in the late summer of 2012 (out of the ashes of a band called Resurrector). After two demo tapes and the well-regarded debut album called World Peace … Cosmic War (issued via High Roller Records in 2016), they are back with a brand new studio effort called The Search out on July 13th 2018 via High Roller Records.

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Single Slam – Restless Soul by Rotten Mind (Fading into Oblivion)

Swedish punk rockers, Rotten Mind, released a new single called Restless Soul on the 7th of June. Restless Soul was released via Lövely Records and is the first song from their third album, Fading into Oblivion.

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Album Review: Dead Furies – Rock City a Go Go (Dragstrip Riot Records)

Dead Furies are a trio hailing from Tallinn, Estonia and released Rock City a Go Go earlier this year. They play high energy rock n’ roll with a bit of punk rock attitude. Taking influences from proto punk bands like The Stooges & The Heartbreakers to 90’s garage punk like Supersuckers.

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EP Review: Holy Pinto – Tales from the Travelling T-shirt Salesman (Halloween Records)

Holy Pinto are an indie pop punk band formed in 2013 and consisting of Aymen Saleh and Ryan Hurley. They are heavily influenced by bands such as Death Cab for Cutie, The Front Bottoms and Jimmy Eat World. Their new EP entitled Tales from the Travelling T-shirt Salesman will be released on June 22nd 2018.

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Album Review: Butcher in the Fog – A Screaming Reflection (Sleight of Hand Music)

Butcher in the Fog are a London based three piece playing raw, fast, heavy music. Inspired by bands like Motorhead and High on Fire, they take elements from metal, noise, punk and rock, stick it together and get on with it. Their second album, A Screaming Reflection has just been released!

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EP Review: Break Out Day – Echoes of the Past (Self Released)

Pop punk band, Break Out Day’s new EP ‘Echoes of the Past’ was released on March 30th 2018. Influenced by artists such as Blink-182, All Time Low, Fall Out Boy, Simple Plan and Angels & Airwaves, Echoes of the Past is four tracks of melodic rock and feel-good pop-punk. Even if the lyrics are weighted to a darker tone.

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