Review: Dicky B. Hardy

Dicky B. Hardy "“I Whistle You Dance”" (Taang Records) A lot of good punk is coming out of Europe these days.  Millencolin, Wizo, and a whole host of others have crossed the Atlantic and found their...

Review: Dropkick Murhpy’s / The Business

Dropkick Murhpy’s / The Business "“Mob Mentality”" (Taang! Records) Dropkick Murphy’s have been around for years, and strutted along on the fine line of cool punk/sellout punk.  You know, the people...

Review: Drunk Drivers

Drunk Drivers "“Chillin’”" (All Malt Records) The flagship band of the Midwest label All Malt Records has poured thirteen new hard rock songs (a drunkard’s twelve pack) out to give us all something to...

Review: EYEHATEGOD

EYEHATEGOD "“Confederacy of Ruined Lives”" (Century Media) I dig these guys. Always have. I was bummed in ‘98 when Mike Williams (vocals) left the band while still on tour for the “Dopestick” album....

Review: Cryptopsy

Cryptopsy "“And Then You’ll Beg”" (Century Media) Be forewarned, the latest from Cryptopsy, And Then You’ll Beg, is a non-stop blitzkrieg assault on your senses.  The opening track sets the tone with...

Review: Dead Prez

Dead Prez "“Lets get free”" (Loud) Revolutionary. Insightful. Scary. Against the Grain. Honest. Saddening. These are all words that describe the debut album from the duo from Brooklyn, Stic Man and M1....

Review: Doro

Doro "“Calling the Wild...”" (Koch Records) I knew I had heard her before. I also knew, from her two-page biography that she’s had to have been around for a while. One word, Warlock. Remember? All...

Review: Dread Zeppelin

Dread Zeppelin "“Greatest & Latest Hits”" (Cleopatra) Admittedly, I was only familiar with this band by their reputation which precedes them with due warrant.  Common knowledge is that Dread...

Review: 40 Grit

40 Grit "“Heads”" (Metal Blade) Guitar crunch.  Mean and low with a growly vocal presence that likes to drop into a deep throaty scrape as well as pull a moaning sweep of melody.  Its heavy in a...

Review: Agent Orange

Agent Orange "“This, That-N-The Other Thing”" (Cleopatra Records) A greatest hits disk of sorts from a band that’s been around since 1979 pushing their meld of surf and punk rock.  A staple of the...