Trapper Schoepp – Bumper Cars – Video

The US retro-rock project Trapper Schoepp releases the LP Bay Beach Amusement Park on the 2nd of June. In an homage to the one hundred and twenty five year old amusement park in Wisconsin, at which Elvis Presley purportedly found enjoyment – hence the retro-feel of the compositions, with tracks named after … Read More…

Outer Gods – By The Spider’s Thread We Are Linked – Audio

The US drone duo Outer Gods will be releasing the LP Severed Together on the 28th. Within the past eight hours the fourth of the six tracks on the album (available on bandcamp) was revealed. By The Spider’s Thread We Are Linked which, as their previous material, takes the listener on an … Read More…

Nervous Germans – Punk Rock Radio – Audio

The Germany based alt-rock band Nervous Germans were introduced back in 2015. In the middle of last month I was sent an email to let me know of a new EP due for release in early April, so once again my apologies for the delayed arrival of this article. The … Read More…

JD Miller – Clouded Minds – Video

The Swedish rock quintet JD Miller release the LP World War X on the 28th. The sixth of the nine tracks – Clouded Minds – demonstrates their influences steeped in ’70s heavy-metal to which they add flourishes of Scandi-rock, resulting in an almost five minutes song full of melody and aural … Read More…

Shorts – Zyka – Audio

Shorts is an Australian grunge trio. Newly out of the blocks Shorts have started life concentrating on recorded material and their début EP Something Else is due for release imminently. The first track to surface – Zyka (available on bandcamp) was made available on the 19th. Combinations of garage fuzz, rock riffs and … Read More…