February 16th, 2012
To the untrained ear, hardcore can sound like a load of noise; snotty, shouty vocals, a few distorted chords and a relentless beat. Simple. But, really, it takes a lot of moulding to create the right sound, to hone that punk attitude and to craft the songs with the right amount of passion, vitriol and infectious rage. As you can probably tell from the rating, somewhere along this process Teeside’s Taller Than Trees don’t quite hit the mark.