EP REVIEW: MSRY – Safety First

Oxford three-piece MSRY proclaim themselves to be “miserable hardcore”. This in itself is nothing really new, but it’s rare for a band to be as upfront about it as these guys are. From their lyrics, to their candid and honest live performances, to their very name itself, they deal with the issue of sadness and mental health head on. Read More


INTERVIEW: Palm Reader (24/07/2018)

We sat down with Palm Reader guitarist Andy Gillan and drummer Dan Olds to talk about working on their new record ‘Braille’, firing shots at Matt Tuck (Bullet For My Valentine) and Josh Franceschi (You Me At Six), and whether they think this could finally be their time to shine. Read More


ALBUM REVIEW: Dance Gavin Dance – Artificial Selection

It’s very hard to ignore Dance Gavin Dance. Even if you can’t stand their unique blend of post-hardcore and math rock, the Sacramento five-piece seem to make waves with every release that you just can’t avoid. They’ve undergone a number of line-up changes, initially having formed with the infamous Jonny Craig on vocals, until he was replaced by current frontman Tilian Pearson in 2012. Read More