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Cock Sparrer – “Shock Troops”

In a time when everyone quickly moves from one record to another, only the legendary albums have true longevity. For the mighty Cock Sparrer, their album “Shock Troops” can most certainly be classified as...

Direct Hit – “Crown of Nothing”

Milwaukee’s Direct Hit has always pushed the boundaries of party punk- from nervy pop-punk to fist-smashing hardcore to Andrew W.K.-style rock- with deep lyrical themes that challenge ears and brains alike! Musically, “Crown of…

Windhand – “Eternal Return”

WINDHAND’S debut RELAPSE full length (a double LP, no less!) is nothing short of transcendent. On its surface it is a top 5 of all time doom record, but this record is for more than just doom-metal fanatics though—this is an epic…

Nothing – “Dance On The Blacktop”

NOTHING’s third full-length recording, “Dance On The Blacktop”, is the next chapter in the band’s tumultuous story and like its predecessors, pulls from all corners of life with a focus on the bleak and despairing. “Dance On The…