Interview: The Forms

THE FORMS interview by tom maxwell The Forms are a three-piece addition to the plagued scene and their debut album “Icarus” was recorded with the help of music industry legends John Golden and Steve...

Review: Wolfsheim

Wolfsheim "Casting Shadows" (Metropolis) This is kind of a weird CD for me to review. With a name like Wolfsheim, I thought I would be in for some aggressive industrial music, but instead this CD is...

Review: Young Dubliners

Young Dubliners "Absolutely" (Om Town / Higher Octave Music) On their latest release, "Absolutely," the Young Dubliners have taken all the pieces that make their live shows so exciting and captured the...

Interview: Haste

(this interview originally appeared in issue #34 of Modern Fix Magazine in 2003). interview by bushman There are many bands doing the "little bit of this, little bit of that" genre hopping approach....

Interview: Pakelika – The Great One Speaks

(this interview originally appeared in issue #34 of Modern Fix Magazine in 2003). - interview by james wright It's almost 11pm on a Saturday night and I’m nervous as hell. My hands are dripping in...

Interview: Poison The Well

POISON THE WELL interview by james wright   Devastating is something many bands claim to be, but few actually are. Poison the Well's music is, in every sense of the word, devastating. Whether they...

Review: The L.A. Shakedown 2003 Compilation

Various Artists "The L.A. Shakedown 2003 Compilation" (Acetate Records) Christ, I hope people from out of state don't mistakenly buy this thing thinking this is what LA music sounds like.  I may hate on...

Review: Various Artists

Various Artists "Warped Tour 2003 Compilation" (Side One Dummy) It's hard to find fault with an $8, double-CD compilation of 52 songs from just about every band that have played the Vans-sponsored...

Review: Vaux

Vaux "“There Must be Some Way to Stop Them”" (Volcom Entertainment) “"This is the anthem of the year and I’m fucking gold"” declares the opening line on Vaux’'s latest release "“There Must be Some...