Category: Album Reviews

GATECREEPER's new EP AN UNEXPECTED REALITY is an unexpected delight; half chainsaw death metal, half doomy tidings, all good

GATECREEPER’s new EP AN UNEXPECTED REALITY is an unexpected delight; half chainsaw death metal, half doomy tidings, all good

Review by Josh Nixon Gatecreeper belted out a really fun top ten album of the year in 2019 called Deserted ...
Canberra's NISSAN:UNSTOPPABLE once again sonically blends, blisters, beguiles, batters on CEREAL SOUNDS

Canberra’s NISSAN:UNSTOPPABLE once again sonically blends, blisters, beguiles, batters on CEREAL SOUNDS

Review by Vince Leigh NISSAN: Unstoppable, the artistic front for former member of Canberra band Pleased to Jive You Morgan ...
Canberra's Teen Skank Parade become MODULII and let rip on debut THE LAST ALBUM

Canberra’s Teen Skank Parade become MODULII and let rip on debut THE LAST ALBUM

Review by Vince Leigh The Last Album is the debut album for Canberra’s Modulii (formerly Teen Skank Parade), a set ...
SPACEMAN AFRICA THE MUSICAL is set to launch something special this month with EP I NEVER FELT SO ALIVE

SPACEMAN AFRICA THE MUSICAL is set to launch something special this month with EP I NEVER FELT SO ALIVE

Words by Vince Leigh Canberran writer and musician Spaceman Africa’s curious history would usurp most of the oxygen of this ...
A strong American country-rock vibe and earnest lyrics defines DAVID SCHAAK's album MEET MY GHOSTS

A strong American country-rock vibe and earnest lyrics defines DAVID SCHAAK’s album MEET MY GHOSTS

Review by Rory McCartney Ex-Victorian now Queensland based singer-songwriter David Schaak has a love of southern US rock/blues that he ...
Good ol' Belco Boy PRIVATE BENJAMIN reeeally bares his soul in his "cuck-rock" GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY LP where "confused, beta-male arena anthems abound"

Good ol’ Belco Boy PRIVATE BENJAMIN reeeally bares his soul in his “cuck-rock” GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY LP where “confused, beta-male arena anthems abound”

Review by Josh Nixon Ben Green is a good ol' Belco boy who now resides in Bayonne. This vastly glosses ...
The Aston Shuffle approved new Canberra house music record label HOT FOOT RECORDS reveals an assured and eclectic 4-track debut VA001

The Aston Shuffle approved new Canberra house music record label HOT FOOT RECORDS reveals an assured and eclectic 4-track debut VA001

Review by Vince Leigh A trip through the Canberran house music scene with Hot Foot Records reveals an assured and ...
Living up to his name, Canberra's NISSAN: UNSTOPPABLE returns with more mind melting industrial music in YIKEL, MICHAEL & YIKES WOZ HERE

Living up to his name, Canberra’s NISSAN: UNSTOPPABLE returns with more mind melting industrial music in YIKEL, MICHAEL & YIKES WOZ HERE

Review by Vince Leigh This is yet another release from NISSAN: Unstoppable, aka Morgan Quinn who not so long ago ...
LUCIFUNGUS brings an insane amalgam of metal maestros in new EP THE TRANSPYRAMID PROJECT

LUCIFUNGUS brings an insane amalgam of metal maestros in new EP THE TRANSPYRAMID PROJECT

Review by Vince Leigh You don’t necessarily have to be a fan of Lucifungus to appreciate this EP (though that ...
Chicago noise pop three-piece band STAR deliver the electro equivalent of stoner rock with their oft dreamy oft savage new album

Chicago noise pop three-piece band STAR deliver the electro equivalent of stoner rock with their oft dreamy oft savage new album

Review by Rory McCartney Chicago noise pop three-piece band STAR comprises Shannon Roberts (of bands Future Silence and Gun Creeps), ...