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Violent Reaction: Marching On
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Violent Reaction
Marching On

I don’t listen to all the much punk any more. Perhaps my brain is too obsessed with the resurgence of Entombed-worship and buzzing HM2 tuning […]

Eyehategod: Eyehategod
4.5 out of 5 skulls


Drug abuse. Prison sentences. Natural disasters. Anything and everything that a band can go through in their well documented 25 year history, Eyehategod has certainly […]

Yautja: Songs of Descent
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Songs of Descent

I’m not afraid to admit that when I first played Yautja’s debut full-length, Songs of Descent I was left confused. Perhaps the album cover threw […]

Weekend Nachos: Still
4 out of 5 skulls

Weekend Nachos

Call it grindcore. Call it powerviolence. I call it angry-as-fuck. Weekend Nachos may have one of the more unique names in metal, but their reputation […]

Cop Problem: Buried Beneath White Noise
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Cop Problem
Buried Beneath White Noise

If you like your music clean, unhurried and polished, then you may want to stop reading now. Cop Problem’s Buried Beneath White Noise is the […]

Drugs of Faith: Architectural Failures
4 out of 5 skulls

Drugs of Faith
Architectural Failures

As noted in a review of Drugs of Faith’s 2011 debut, Corroded, the band sounds nothing like lead man Richard Johnson’s other endeavor — Agoraphobic […]

No Sir: The Future is Bright
3.5 out of 5 skulls

No Sir
The Future is Bright

I’m not in the least bit familiar with any of the bands (Creative Adult and Sabertooth Zombie) whose members have come together to create No […]

Ghoul: Intermediate Level Hard-core
3 out of 5 skulls

Intermediate Level Hard-core

It’s no secret that I love a good cover album/EP. Make that an EP (seven minutes worth by the way) by Ghoul the maniacs from […]

Iron Reagan: Worse Than Dead
3.5 out of 5 skulls

Iron Reagan
Worse Than Dead

What do you get you when combine the melodic death metal forces from a couple of former Darkest Hour members with the neo-party thrash found […]

Okkultokrati: Snakereigns
4 out of 5 skulls


I don’t need to know how to pronounce Okkultokrati to know that these fuckers are chock full of seething, vitriolic hatred towards all of mankind. […]