Our occasional podcast returns this weekend and it’s Dave in the driving seat. We’re turning back the clock by eleven years to revisit a record that’s brimming with artistic experimentation and packs hooks for days.
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.
Let’s begin with an apology, shall we? It’s been a little while since our last episode. We’re sorry about that.
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.