Clutch – Book of Bad Decisions – Record Review

Clutch – Book of Bad Decisions – Record Review
Clutch record review of Book of Bad Decisions by The Pit Master! Clutch has been one of my favorite bands since I first saw them in the late 90’s with Children of Bodom and Black Label Society. It was the same date and venue when Zakk had to be taken to a local hospital with health issues. Since that time I have seen... Read More

Shallow Side – Origins – Record Review

Shallow Side – Origins – Record Review
Shallow Side Record Review of Origins Out Now! Record Review by Vince Andreasen Shallow Side was named Loudwire’s best new artist of 2016 following a trio of successful EPs and captivating live performances.  The band continues to gain in popularity and 2018 may be a mainstream breakout year for Shallow Side as they provide two full-length releases.  Origins is the... Read More

City of the Weak – Pulling Teeth – Record Review

City of the Weak – Pulling Teeth – Record Review
City of the Weak – Pulling Teeth – Record Review By Vince Andreasen I am always excited to hear new music coming out of the Minneapolis area.  Artists from the Twin Cities tend to take a unique approach on whatever style of music they create.  City of the Weak is no exception.  Their seamless blend of alternative, pop, and modern... Read More

Bare Dreams – Au Revoir – Record Review

Bare Dreams – Au Revoir – Record Review
Bare Dreams  – Au Revoir review By  Vince Andreasen Bare Dreams is a punk-pop quartet from Tel Aviv, Israel… yes, you read that right… Israel.   Au Revoir is their new 6 song EP with a sound that fits somewhere between Fall Out Boy and Coheed and Cambria.   The music has grit and edginess similar to Coheed and Cambria, while maintaining... Read More

Lord of Acid – Pretting in Kink – Record Review

Lord of Acid – Pretting in Kink – Record Review
Lords of Acid-Pretty in Kink Record Review by Vince Andreasen Lords of Acid will celebrate their 30-year anniversary with the release of Pretty of Kink, their highly anticipated fifth studio album.  Their perfect blend of highly sexualized electro-industrial-goth music continues to place them in a category of their own.   Lead singer Praga Khan is one of the originators of electronic... Read More

Them Evils – Rollin’ Stoned & Livin’ Free – Record Review

Them Evils – Rollin’ Stoned & Livin’ Free – Record Review
Them Evils – Rollin’ Stoned and Livin’ Free – Record Review By Vince Andreasen Them Evils is a rapidly rising power trio born in Vegas and now residing in Southern California.  Their new single Got Me Rockin debuted on Loudwire and is quickly gaining traction on hard rock streaming service playlists.  The band is currently wrapping up a tour with... Read More