By Charlie Vásquez

dad thighs – The Ghosts That I Fear

Artist: dad thighs Title: The Ghosts That I Fear Release: Digital / Cassette Year: 2016 Label: Old Press Records How’s the Canadian scene going? Maybe this band from Vancouver could tell us about it with their music. dad thighs (stylized like that) is a fairly new band with an explosive sound that released their first demo back […]

By Phillip Stounn

Terrifying Girls’ High School – Self-titled EP

Artist: Terrifying Girls’ High SchoolTitle: Self-titled EPRelease: Tape / Digital Year: 2016 Label: Emocat Records Terrifying Girls’ High School, consisting of Black Knight Satellite, DBLSTNDRDS, Raccoon Eyes and Dog Thermos, come from Vancouver of British Columbia. Their music is that of a mixture of Post-Hardcore, Screamo, Art Punk and is reminiscent of Three One G […]

By Lizard Hips

Japandroids – Near To The Wild Heart Of Life

Band: JapandroidsAlbum: Near To The Wild Heart Of LifeLabel: Anti-Release date: 27 JanuarySounds like: Young hearts sparking fire on the edge of Gastown.  “But I got no plans at all, except a drink as soon as possible.” Five years since Celebration Rock and there’s murmurings in the Japandroids camp. If you think about it though, […]

By Robolitious

Album Review: Chixdiggit – “2012”

Chixdiggit, Canada’s premier pop punk band (Sum forty-wha?), and composers of classic love songs such as “I Wanna Hump You” and “Where’s Your Mom?” are back with “2012”, the longest Fat Wreck song since NOFX’s “The Decline” (I think?), which they happily put to shame clocking in at 25 minutes. An autobiography of the band’s […]


Odonis Odonis premiere “Fearless” off of their LP Post Plague

Share Tweet Share Share Email If the Jesus and Mary Chain were to experiment with analog synths, sequencers, and kick drums—and samples akin to Wax Trax! Industrial—you still would not come close to the distinct sound of Odonis Odonis‘ latest record POST PLAGUE. Perhaps a better description would be to compare Vancouver band’s third album as […]