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Featuring Frank Iero, Employed To Serve, Yonaka, Dinosaur Pile-Up and more.
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June 2019 (Frank Iero cover)

Album reviews

Three years after their debut record, Petrol Girls are still ballsy as ever
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Three years after their debut record, Petrol Girls are still ballsy as ever

More experimental, introspective, and personal.
With 'In Plain Sight', Honeyblood offer up another release steeped in darkness
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With 'In Plain Sight', Honeyblood offer up another release steeped in darkness

One thing that hasn’t reduced with the line-up change is the ambition.
'Untitled' is the sound of Rammstein at the peak of their creative powers
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'Untitled' is the sound of Rammstein at the peak of their creative powers

A newfound sense of range lends itself well to their usual shtick.
Alex Lahey's 'The Best of Luck Club' rocks out with tuneful ruminations about love, mental health, self-doubt and vibrators
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Alex Lahey's 'The Best of Luck Club' rocks out with tuneful ruminations about love, mental health, self-doubt and vibrators

Lahey makes the everyday feel like something to belt out at the top of your lungs.
The Get Up Kids may have got older, but they're still showing plenty of their initial spark
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The Get Up Kids may have got older, but they're still showing plenty of their initial spark

Amongst the noise and riotous charm, there are some beautifully measured moments.
Employed To Serve return with another feral and ferocious offering
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Employed To Serve return with another feral and ferocious offering

There are very few bands that hit this hard.
New Found Glory's 'From The Screen To Your Stereo III' doesn't have much substance, bar for some much-needed comic relief
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New Found Glory's 'From The Screen To Your Stereo III' doesn't have much substance, bar for some much-needed comic relief

No one needs an upbeat pop-punk version of Twilight's big ballad ‘A Thousand Years'.
SPINN's debut album is full of melody, enthusiasm and the infectious charm of youth
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SPINN's debut album is full of melody, enthusiasm and the infectious charm of youth

Spinn don’t want your soul, they just want to put a smile on your face.
Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes' 'End of Suffering' shows that out of the darkest pain can sometimes come a glimmer of hope
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Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes' 'End of Suffering' shows that out of the darkest pain can sometimes come a glimmer of hope

Stripping away the usual rock star veneer, Frank reveals very human fragilities and anxieties.
The Damned Things' second album ‘High Crimes’ is as ballsy and brilliant as ever
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The Damned Things' second album ‘High Crimes’ is as ballsy and brilliant as ever

‘High Crimes’ cements itself as a high-octane record.
Craig Finn's 'I Need A New War' is an album wired into the breakneck pace of modern change
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Craig Finn's 'I Need A New War' is an album wired into the breakneck pace of modern change

There’s a humanising effect to Finn’s focus on small struggles and day-to-day problems.
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