Local Review: Various Artists – Sound vs. Silence Vol. 1

Local Review: Various Artists – Sound vs. Silence Vol. 1
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Various Artists Sound vs. Silence Vol. 1 S vs. S = Her Candane + Still Breaking Hearts + Goodbye Blue Monday + Joel Pack + Clarity Process + Still Life

Local Review: Victrola – 5-Song demo

Local Review: Victrola – 5-Song demo
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Victrola 5-Song demo Victrola = Mission of Burma + Pinback   SLUG got 5-Song Demo by Victrola for a Sabbathon demo in June but it’s so hot I took the liberty

Local Review: Vomit – Self-titled

Local Review: Vomit – Self-titled
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Vomit Self-titled Vomit = Pantera + Eyehategod + Napalm Death   I hate Pantera. Ogden’s Vomit are repeatedly compared to Pantera—but Vomit BLOW them AWAY no contest!!! The music is

Local Review: DulceSky – Media-Luna/Half-Moon

Local Review: DulceSky – Media-Luna/Half-Moon
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DulceSky Media-Luna/Half-Moon Eden’s Watchtower DulceSky = The Cure + Violet Run – Nirvana worship Once again, DulceSky have delivered a glazed-honey concoction of dense, multi-layered goth-tinged shoegazer; a smooth, dark

Local Review: Last Response – Have You No Sense of Direction? EP

Local Review: Last Response – Have You No Sense of...
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Last Response Have You No Sense of Direction? EP Last Response = AFI + Taking Back Sunday + Sunny Day Real Estate Yes, I never thought I’d put AFI and

Local Review: Purr Bats – Soft Fluff EP

Local Review: Purr Bats – Soft Fluff EP
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Purr Bats Soft Fluff EP State of Deseret Purr Bats = Virgin Prunes + Rope or Bullets + candy necklaces   Purr Bats, a jeweled rainbow Phoenix risen out of

Local Review: Yield – Self-titled demo

Local Review: Yield – Self-titled demo
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Yield Self-titled demo Yield = Alice in Chains + Metallica’s “Sanitarium” + Extreme   Mid-80s chunka-chunka low-end metal parleys with tender, suicidal Alice-in-Chains ballads touching on themes of mind-rupturing confusion

Local Review: Terra Noir – Emperors of the Black Earth

Local Review: Terra Noir – Emperors of the Black Earth
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Terra Noir Emperors of the Black Earth Hellspawn Creations Terra Noir = Mayhem + Dark Throne + Burzum   When you look up and see the gray skies of death

Local Review: Malignant Inception – Black Death

Local Review: Malignant Inception – Black Death
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Malignant Inception Black Death Slaughterhouse Records Malignant Inception = Malevolent Creation + Suffocation + Decapitated   Malignant Inception have everything the die-hard death metal fan needs—relentless double-bass drumming, ever-changing guitar

Local Review: Powerhouse Rock – Self-Titled

Local Review: Powerhouse Rock – Self-Titled
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Powerhouse Rock Self-Titled Powerhouse Rock = Alice Cooper + Ted Nugent Good God. Someone in the 80s invented a time machine and sent a butt-rock group to the new millennium