The first impression of the Julien-K debut album looks like the early Yello took an electric guitar and a trip to the industrial-discotheque. Especially the smooth earworm tunes connected with driving percussion produce this impression, till the voice a la De/Vision begins to sing. The second track “Someday Soon” provokes the prejudice ... more/mehr
We´re Here With You (Deluxe Edition)
Two years ago,Julien-K opened a new chapter of music history with their fascinating album "Death To Analog" between the '80s and electronically oriented, guitar-flavored 2010s avant-garde. New especially for the two former guitarist of U.S. band Orgy - Ryan Shuck and Amir Derakh - who have run in parallel with Linkin Park ... more/mehr
Eleven and one Song
Somehow the Junkheads are a lot of fun. Musically they are on a simple punk level, but that doesn't have to mean it's bad, since these guys from Frankfurt definitely write more than average songs that don't just catch your ear, but are actually entertaining. Then there's the strong German accent in the singing. ... more/mehr
Justice are from Belgium and released since 2003 a demo and two EPs. But I cannot understand why this band deserves a record deal?? First the banal vocals do not fit the sound of the band. Hardcore is something different, in my opinion.
Summing it up, I am neither convinced of the songwriting nor the vocals. But you are ... more/mehr