Review: rubyhorse

rubyhorse "“rise”" (Island) Does the front of this magazine say “Pussy Rock Magazine” featuring an article with Phil Collins and his days as a butt hugger?  Should I go buy a flowery bright pink tee...

Review: Sentenced

Sentenced "The Cold White Light" (Century Media) Sentenced is a heavy gothic metal band in the vein of Moonspell, To Die For and Entwine.  Insofar as this particular sub-genre of metal appeals to me,...

Review: Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy "Dust" (Metropolis Records) "Dust" is the tenth solo album from Peter Murphy, one of the founding members of "early art rock pioneers" Bauhaus, according to the press release.  The album has...

Review: Playgroup

Playgroup "DJ Kicks" (K7! Records) There was a time when electronic music was new and different and everyone was tripping over themselves to buy up every buzzworthy band coming out of Europe. Happily,...

Review: Rakoth

Rakoth "Planeshift" (Earache) And I'm playing Dungeon Siege (PC Dungeons and Dragons type video game) and I hear this rich, almost gothic metal tinged atmospheric music.  I thought it was some brilliant...

Review: Ram-Zet

Ram-Zet "Escape" (Century Media) Ram-Zet is a very unique and very creative band. They definitely stand alone in their own category. It was all put together by a multi-instrumentalist named Zet in 1998....

Review: The Reunion Show

The Reunion Show "The Motion" (Law of Inertia Records) "The Motion" is a six track EP recorded about eighteen months ago by a band that has toured throughout the East Coast, building a following of mod...

Review: Lovespirals

Lovespirals "Windblown Kiss" (Projekt Records) Founder and long time force behind Projekt band Love Spirals Downwards, Ryan Lum has a new partner, a new band name and a new style. Lovespirals is now Ryan...

Review: Montany

Montany "New Born day" (SPV) Montany is yet (please, god, no!) another band representing the nauseating resuscitation in European Power Metal which itself is a genre of music that represents style over...

Review: Nashville Pussy

Nashville Pussy "Say Something Nasty" (Artemis Records) It's an unfortunate thing when a band's novelty wears off, and Nashville Pussy has seen that day. What was once a raunchy, high-octane,...