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.
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.
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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