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Mad Caddies "Just One More" (Fat Wreck...

Review: The Plot to Blow Up The Eiffel Tower

The Plot to Blow Up The Eiffel Tower "“Dissertation, Honey”" (Happy Couples Never Last) The Plot to Blow Up The Eiffel Tower have put out one of the most dynamic, catchy and innovative pieces of music...

Review: Turbonegro

Turbonegro "Scandinavian Leather" (Epitaph) This band needs no more positive media feedback, but what the hell; I have to give it to them.  Turbonegro has already been the subject of a tribute album...

Review: The Giant Rock ‘N’ Roll Swindle

Various Artists"The Giant Rock 'N' Roll Swindle"(Fork In Hand) This is a pretty rad compilation.  First of all, the artwork inside the jacket is some of the cooler dada/avant-garde stuff around....

Review: Hardcore Breakout 1,2,3…

Various Artists "Hardcore Breakout 1,2,3..." (New Red Archives) "Hardcore Breakout" is a whopping three discs (sweet fancy Moses, 75 tracks!) of musical goodness that boasts incredibly diverse acts,...

 Review: Volume

Volume "Requesting Permision to Land" (Highbeam Music) Time to break out the intergalactic space suits and the bong rips cause' here comes Volume. I've never been quite to sure what fuzzy guitars and a...

Review: The Gravity Index

The Gravity Index "Self-Titled" (Modern Radio Record Label) Whenever you hear a saxophone, I'm convinced one of the following three images comes into your mind.  Your options are either, A) Bill Clinton;...

Review: The Now

The Now "Self-Titled" (Robotic Empire) First, second and third of all, the fact that this is a re-pressed edition of the bands self-titled EP, that it came out originally over a year ago, and the lead...

Review: The Sun

The Sun "“Love & Death EP”" (Warner Bros. Records) What is about jangley rock music that is so fucking exciting?  Every time I hear bands like The Sun the Nirvana “Lithium” video where Kurt...

Review: The Velvet Teen

The Velvet Teen "Out of the Fierce Parade" (Slowdance Records) I like to hear bands that don't sound like their target demographic are kids 12 to 17 years old, a mature sound is in short supply these...