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Album Reviews

Album review: CD REVIEW: BRIDGE TO GRACE – Origins

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Label: Long Run Records Release Date: August 28, 2015 Rating: 9/10 Reviewed by: Todd “Toddstar” Jolicoeur The guys in Bridge To Grace are releasing their first full length album, and this thing is ambitious, clocking in at over an hour, featuring seventeen tracks full of rock.  “Take It All” kicks the disc off with a […] [read on]

Album review: CD REVIEW: BITERS – Electric Blood

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

CD REVIEW: BITERS – Electric Blood Earache 7 August, 2015 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8 ½ /10 Atlanta’s Biters wear their influences on their sleeves – literally. One look at their promo photos shows the young foursome to be disciples of the Ramones/Johnny Thunders/Keith Richards church of sartorial elegance. Perhaps with a pinch of The […] [read on]

Album review: CD REVIEW: JAC DALTON – Powderkeg

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

CD REVIEW: JAC DALTON – Powderkeg Independent August 2015 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 9 /10 Expat American Jac Dalton brought his country rock roots all the way from the Carolinas to South Australia a few years ago, and was teamed up with West Aussie guitar shaman Graham Greene by astute musical matchmaker Nana Mex – […] [read on]

Album review: CD REVIEW: DIEMONDS – Never Wanna Die

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Label: Napalm Records Release Date: September 4, 2015 Rating: 9/10 Reviewed by: Todd “Toddstar” Jolicoeur Modern rock takes on a lot of different looks, sounds, and vibes.  The latest disc from Diemonds is a straight ahead rocker that is more mainstream than the cover eludes to.  Title track “Never Wanna Die” kicks off this disc […] [read on]

Album review: CD REVIEW: LOOMING – Nailbiter

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Label: No Sleep Records Release Date: August 14, 2015 Rating: 8.5/10 Reviewed by: Mike Hubbard My musical tastes tend to be fairly eclectic, but indie is a genre that you generally won’t find in my music catalog.  Given that, I was surprised with how captivated I was when I first listened to Nailbiter, the debut […] [read on]

Album review: SINGLE REVIEW: EMPRA – REBECCA

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

SINGLE REVIEW: EMPRA – REBECCA Independent August 2015 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 8/10 It’s been a joy watching EMPRA’s evolution from noisy teenage pop-punk merchants to purveyors of fine, indie rock n’ roll. Showcasing new drummer Georgia’s relentless rhythms, and combining their two biggest loves – riff-heavy rock n’ roll, and melodic pop that you can’t help […] [read on]