Random Roundup: August 2018
Shit you should hear from Brainpan, Ekulu, A Needle Under the Nail, Search for Purpose, Será, and Year of the Knife.
Quick Hits: One Down, No Convictions, Embrace the Hostility, and Penitentiary
From the U.K. to Indiana, four high-quality metallic hardcore bands worthy of further exploration...
Random Roundup: July 2018
Shit you should hear from God Program, Integrity/Krieg, Low Dose, The Northern Skulls, Open City, Rod of Correction, and Tourniquet.
Quick Hits: Upstate Records—Volume I, Nailed Down, and Organharvest/Comic Arson
From pummeling metallic hardcore to shredding death metal, this label will be one to watch...
2017 Year-End Favorites
A look back at my favorites of the year, with some honorable mentions for good measure...
Quick Hits: Divebomb Records, DIVE143 - DIVE148
A string of six mind-blowing reissues from Deadly Blessing, Bugzy, Arbitrater, Temporary Insanity, Triphammer, and Clockwork.
Best Post-Aftertaste Helmet Songs
Page Hamilton and company have been doing just fine for the past two decades...
Quick Hits: Apocalyptic Witchcraft Recordings—Crimson Throne, Gods, and Cnoc an Tursa
Taking a closer look at three excellent new metal releases from the U.K. imprint.
Quick Hits: Trip Machine Laboratories, Dose: 30 - Dose: 32
A look at the latest trio of releases from Trip Machine Laboratories...
7 Underrated Albums Recorded at Legendary Death Metal Studio Morrisound Recording in the ‘90s
Lesser-known gems from the death metal mecca's heyday.
2015 Year-End Favorites
A snapshot of what my less-than-stellar memory can recall having been excited about over the past year.
Quick Hits: Trip Machine Laboratories, Dose: 23 - Dose: 29
Catching up on over a year's worth of top-notch releases...
‘80s Movie Soundtrack Songs: Action/Adventure Edition
Essential cuts to get you fired up and ready to roll...
‘80s Movie/TV Soundtrack Songs: Random & Obscure Edition
Eight random and obscure cuts that will have you entrenched in a fist-raising sing-along in no time!