Late January Roundup: Prefab Purchases, Turntable Destruction and My Top 5s

Hey folks, here’s a collection of a few links to cool things to look into from across the web (including a little shameless self-promotion): If you liked what you read/heard from my recent Prefab Messiahs review, then follow these links to purchase the new album: Lolipop Records CD ordering:https://lollipop-records.myshopify.com/products/the-prefab-messiahs-psychsploitation-today-cd-rBurger Records cassette ordering: http://burgerrecords.11spot.com/prefab-messiahs-psychsploitation-today-bundle.htmlDigital via all regularContinue reading “Late January Roundup: Prefab Purchases, Turntable Destruction and My Top 5s”

Track Not Found – The Only Way is Lost [Grunge/Riot Grrrl/Punk/Metal]

Track Not Found’s The Only Way is Lost is a burst of sonic napalm that scorches everything in its path. Hailing from Guernsey, England, this fresh, ass-kicking trio plays with the wrath and confidence of a band that has been on the scene four times as long. TNF’s EP might be short, but it sureContinue reading “Track Not Found – The Only Way is Lost [Grunge/Riot Grrrl/Punk/Metal]”

The Duke of Surl- A Break In The Wave [Garage Rock/Indie Rock]

The Duke has returned once again! This time around, the new single is a roasting nugget of pure guitar fuzz. Set to a stomping rhythm, The Duke (A.K.A. Will Brown) here electrifies the listener like King Tuff being plugged into Crazy Horse’s distortion peddles. Wave after wave of raw, raunchy guitar builds and crashes overContinue reading “The Duke of Surl- A Break In The Wave [Garage Rock/Indie Rock]”

The Braves- Side by Side [Indie Rock]

The Braves’ latest track, “Side by Side,” proves that once again, some of the most exciting music these days is coming out of the Australian continent. These Melbournians play a dark and smoky style of guttural rock that fits somewhere between the likes of Reverend Horton Heat and later-day Iggy Pop. “Side By Side” isContinue reading “The Braves- Side by Side [Indie Rock]”

The Prefab Messiahs – Psychsploitation Today [Psychedelic Rock/Garage Rock/Psych-Pop]

The Prefab Messiahs’ are back with a vengeance. Out on Burger and Lollipop Records, on January 26th, the Boston group’s latest, Psychspoitation Today, is a jagged garage-pop reaction to the madness of our times. Songs like “The Man Who Killed Reality” and “The Last Day on Earth” call out the current commander in chief andContinue reading “The Prefab Messiahs – Psychsploitation Today [Psychedelic Rock/Garage Rock/Psych-Pop]”