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Separations Shows Growth in New Aggressive Album ‘Bloom’ (Review)

If I had to pick one word to describe Bloom, the second album from Atlanta based band Separations, that word would be aggressive. I admit, I had not heard of this band until very recently, and came upon Bloom with no preconceptions. From the simple album art, consisting of the title in colorful letters over a white background, I expected something in the vein of shoegaze. I was very wrong. The first track, “Hollow”, was like having my door kicked in as it builds for only a few moments into an explosion of drums, and a bass heavy riff. The album is nothing short of explosive. While the melodic breakdowns begin to balance it out, a little more breathing room in the music would be a huge benefit to the overall album, like a cool down lap after a long sprint. Continue reading Separations Shows Growth in New Aggressive Album ‘Bloom’ (Review)

F*** Deluxe CDs & Live Albums

For all music lovers out there, everyone has a band and or musician that has touched their heart in a significant way, dubbing them your favourite. Having a favourite musical influence can sometimes lead to a borderline obsession. For some that obsession comes in the form of stalking the group and or artist throughout and entire tour, or it could be that you have every piece of memorabilia that has ever been produced that dawns the logo or name of that band or artist; t-shirts, CDs, maybe even some vinyl’s or patches. All of those examples are pretty standard and expected to be in any fan’s repertoire of support swag for their favourite artists and my collection for some of my favourites has grown significantly over the years. However, there is one type of paraphernalia that I can’t wrap my head around; Deluxe CDs. Continue reading F*** Deluxe CDs & Live Albums

Shaggy 2 Dope – FTFOMF: The Psychopathic Soldier Returns & Wages War with New Solo Album (Review)

From Psychopathic Records comes the long-awaited brand new solo album from one half of Detroit horror-core hip hop underground icons Insane Clown Posse – Shaggy 2 DopeF.T.F.O.M.F‘ aka ‘Fuck The Fuck Off Mother Fucker’. How’s that for subtlety? The album is available now and everywhere as of May 26, 2017. Continue reading Shaggy 2 Dope – FTFOMF: The Psychopathic Soldier Returns & Wages War with New Solo Album (Review)

ChuggaBoom Singer Levi Taurus Lives The Chugg Life 24/7 & Talks Brutal New Album ‘Kevin’ (Interview)

Soon after their May 12th release of “Kevin” ChuggaBoom’s latest EP, I had the chance to speak with lead vocalist and Messiah of ChuggaBoom, Levi Taurus. The metalcore band hailing from the U.K. has been taking the world by storm with an ever-growing populous of “Chuggalos” behind them since their 2015 album release of “Zodiac Arrest”. During my early morning chat with Levi, he elaborated on the inspirations behind some of their new songs as well as his future ambitions for ChuggaBoom. Continue reading ChuggaBoom Singer Levi Taurus Lives The Chugg Life 24/7 & Talks Brutal New Album ‘Kevin’ (Interview)

House of Pain Reunite for 25th Anniversary Tour

[Press Release] EVERLAST, DANNY BOY, and DJ LETHAL have reunited to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the HOUSE OF PAIN classic track “Jump Around” with headlining shows across the Globe. The group reunite to perform House of Pain classic like “Jump Around”, “Shamrocks and Shenanigans”, and “Put on Your S**t Kickers”, and more.

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Adlib – Primitive Tomorrow: Fresh & Ferocious This Battle Axe Warrior Represents [Review]

Philadelphia rapper Adlib has released his new album ‘Primitive Tomorrow’ TODAY February 24, 2017 via Battle Axe/Faction Entertainment. The record features Rob The Viking from Swollen Members on production duties and cameos from artists like Demrick, Tab, Jessica Lamb and Ren Thomas.  Continue reading Adlib – Primitive Tomorrow: Fresh & Ferocious This Battle Axe Warrior Represents [Review]

Ice-T to Co-Headline Canadian Juggalo Weekend Alongside Insane Clown Posse

Thanks to Exclaim, we have a video announcement from the hip hop legend himself, Ice-T, who will be joining the craziest music festival in Canada this April 7th and 8th for Canadian Juggalo Weekend, alongside Insane Clown Posse and many more to be announced. Check out the schedule update and more right here for the Calgary, Alberta show! Continue reading Ice-T to Co-Headline Canadian Juggalo Weekend Alongside Insane Clown Posse