We’re keeping it hardcore with this week’s round-up of recommended new releases but the variation within is impressive.
It’s been a quiet few weeks as far as new rock and metal releases go, so we’ve made the most of the breathing space and had a week off.
We’ve loved a great many ‘clever’ albums this year but there’s always room for something gnarly too.
Thanks to Cancer Bats, who decided this was the week to drop their surprise new album, we’ve got rather a lot to get our teeth into in this week’s Picks.
The Picks feature has existed under one guise or another for a few years now. This one’s special.
Every week, or thereabouts, we recommend three new releases from the worlds of rock, punk, metal and hardcore.
With this week’s trio of new music recommendations we herald some old friends and welcome some new ones.
Every week we recommend three new releases from the world of rock, metal, punk and hardcore.
We often try to build some variety into our weekly recommendations. A little hardcore here, a little death metal there.
If you’re into the progressive end of metal and hardcore, this week’s Picks will tick all your boxes.
There’s something for everyone in this week’s Picks. There’s metally hardcore and hardcorey metal, so we’ve left no stone unturned.
Last year, Chris had Black Map’s album in his Top 20 Albums of the Year. This year they’ve wasted no time in releasing a new EP, Trace The Path, and it’s excellent. Obviously.