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In Review: ASTRAL SKULLS – CONTACT:LIGHT (PSYCHIC HYSTERIA RECORDINGS, 2015)

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Contact:Light by Astral Skulls is a highly conceptual album that embodies the best elements of Australian ‘darkwave’ – vivid imagination, visceral musicianship and stellar execution. As far as coming forth with something intelligent and engaging, Contact:Light is a definite success.

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In Review: MY DISCO – SEVERE (TEMPORARY RESIDENCE LIMITED, 2015)

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After some years in the wilderness, My Disco has returned with a punishing  but gripping album in Severe. Finding the perfect balance between unsettling quiet and intimidating loudness, My Disco have created a monument to the power of minimalist, industrial rock. Severe takes shape as an ancient structure, creaking in the wind but seemingly ageless and permanent.

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In Review: TERRIBLE TRUTHS – TERRIBLE TRUTHS (BEDROOM SUCK, 2015)

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The new album from Terrible Truths is a great collection of the band’s best moments up until now as well as some great new offerings. It’s a tight and jagged collection that tears away the masks from phantoms and reflections and airs grievances like it’s the last chance to do so.
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