City of Ships – Ultraluminal

City of Ships’s new album embark discovered territories for the band. Welcome influences of Helmet and Quicksand. On European tour with Junius in April.

Take Over and Destroy – Vacant Face

Take the rock and roll attitude of Danzig mixed with black metal, sludge and some heavy metal and you have the melting pot called Take Over and Destroy.

Jera on Air 2013

A great, heavy, dusty day in the sun with a mini-Groezrock vibe.

2013 according to SWNK

2013 is almost over, time to look back before we all dive feet first into the new year.


Remember Charge? I loved that band, and kept an eye on the bands it spawned, like Overstand. Now there’s Changes.

Reply To: Yearlists 2013

Final list: The twenty best records of this year: 1. Cult of Luna – Vertikal 2. Russian Circles – Memorial 3. Deafheaven – Sunbather 4. Jesu – Everyday I get Closer to the Light from which I came 5. Dirk Serries – Microphonics XXI-XXV: Mounting Among The Waves, There’s A Light In Vein. The Burden … Continue reading Reply To: Yearlists 2013

2012 according to SWNK

Thanks for the support in 2012 people. Before we’re entering 2013 we would like to look back a final time. Time for the infamous yearlists again!

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[b]Album top 15[/b] 1 A Place to Bury Strangers – Worship 2 Sigur Ros – Valtari 3 The Contortionist – Intrinsic 4 Ihsahn – Eremita 5 Jk Flesh – Posthuman 6 Lento – Anxiety Despair Languish 7 Royal Thunder – CVA 8 Horseback – Half Blood 9 Maserati – Maserati VII 10 Radar Men From … Continue reading Reply To: Yearlists

Reply To: Hardcore in non-hardcore places

When I saw the topic title I had to think about the Negative Approach/Off! show I go to next week in Scottsdale, Arizona. They play in the Martini Ranch, normally a douchebag and guidos place. See picture here: [img][/img]