Ollie Stygall reviews the latest album from Cornish hardcore thrashers, Rash Decision. "The Rash Decision sound is complex, brimming with technical riffs and rhythmic twists and turns, without sacrificing any of the impact of their ferocious assault. They can switch in an instant from G force-inducing velocity to a grinding breakdown."
Album Review: Crazy Arm – Dark Hands, Thunderbolts
"Crazy Arm have spread their wings so that 'Dark Hands, Thunderbolts' touches on Americana, country and western, hard rock, folk and even Ennio Morricone-style Spaghetti Western soundtracks. In short, this is a remarkable piece of work."
Disgraceland: The slow-and-steady DIY punk approach [Interview]
We speak to heavy rock 'n' roll punks Disgraceland about their influences, their recent releases and their patient approach to the DIY punk rock race.
Review: Crooked Little Sons – Snake
"Crooked Little Sons are the righteous distillation of 60 years of rock and roll in 45 terrifying, beautiful and electrifying minutes." FFO: The Hives, The Bronx, Motorhead, MC5, Nosebleed.
EP Review: PI$$ER – Wretched Life
Punk session super-group Pi$$er have released a rare 7'' that brings a fresh perspective to old school hardcore. FFO: Doom, Discharge, The Domestics, Beat The Red Light
Album Review: Gunka – Nothing Left To Say
Old-school hardcore punk from an unlikely Devon village. FFO: Fugazi and Dag Nasty.
Album Review: Casual Nausea – Demons
Casual Nausea show that punk is far from dead on their album 'Demons', out now TNSrecords. FFO: Crass, Subhumans, The Casualties, The Distillers.
Album Review: Pizzatramp – Grand Relapse
Finally, there is something exiting to come out of Wales, other than the M4. Pizzatramp's 12'' picture disc on TNSrecords is a win. FFO: 80's hardcore thrash crossover and swearing.
Album Review: Hardkore Dokument UK #1 7”
This split from Pizzatramp, Grand Collapse, The Domestics, Guilt Police, Wolfbeast Destroyer and Rash Decisions proves that the UK hardcore scene is still very much alive, well and kicking the shit out of music with its size 12 boots.
Review: Haest – EP #2
"Haest sound like they’ll drink all your cider and shit in your bathtub." FFO: Amebix, Axegrinder, Discharge