ALBUM REVIEWS

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[ALBUM REVIEW] CROOKED COLOURS // LANGATA

Crooked Colours have never been a group that do things half-heartedly. Since their first release in 2013, they’ve crafted a sound that is uniquely theirs. Their live show is vibrant and ever-changing, and each ...

[EP REVIEW] E^ST // Life Ain’t Always Roses

When it comes to 20 year-old pop phenomenon E^ST (Mel Bester), there’s a lot to be noted, especially within the past year. 2018 has proven massive for the singer-songwriter. Starting with a #63 placement in Tri...

[ALBUM REVIEW] Muncie Girls // Fixed Ideals

Genre tags can be reductive at the best of times, but they're often entirely unable to tell the entire story. Take Muncie Girls, for instance. The Exeter trio have a background in punk, but stylistically have n...

[EP REVIEW] Wildheart // We Are

Tailor made for the mosh pit, Brisbane melodic hardcore outfit Wildheart return with their third EP, ‘We Are’. A raucous follow up to 2016’s two-track release ‘Above/Below’, ‘We Are’ shows us in no uncertain te...

[EP REVIEW] Hadal Maw // Charlatan

Never let it be said that brutality is missing from modern heavy metal. Melbourne based death metal outfit Hadal Maw return in true Aussie death-thrash form with ‘Charlatan’, their latest EP. Comprised of 5 fiv...

[ALBUM REVIEW] Harmony’s “Double Negative”

Truth be told, it’s hard to talk about the Australian indie music scene without mentioning that we’ve hit saturation point. It’s peak hipster out there – messy drums, deconstructed rock vocals, pop stylings, cl...

[ALBUM REVIEW] UNDERøATH // ERASE ME

It’s hard to put into words the force that drives Underøath. The melodic post-hardcore band’s first album in eight years, Erase Me, is very different, but also  similar to their older work. The album has been c...

[Album Review] Born Ruffians // Uncle, Duke & The Chief

Canadian indie rockers Born Ruffians are set to take 2018 by storm. While they’ve not announced any dates for a tour down under, they have announced a huge North American tour before heading over to Europe for ...