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EP Review: HAWK - 'Tolerance's Paradox'

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EP Review: HAWK - 'Tolerance's Paradox'

While the world of metal has no shortage of bands clouding the scene, very few have the same tenacity and grit as HAWK. On December 4th, HAWK released their debut EP, Tolerance’s Paradox. Formerly known as This Or The Apocalypse, original members Ricky Armellino and Jack Esbenshade joined forces with Bernard Stabley and Adam Reed and released their first single “Mileage” under their new moniker back in 2019. With a cohesive concept and an intricate approach to metal, HAWK has established themselves as a band to not be slept on. The project was a completely DIY effort, with the band doing the production...

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Pinkshift - New Single "Rainwalk" (& B-Side) Review

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Pinkshift - New Single "Rainwalk" (& B-Side) Review

We know you've been playing "i'm gonna tell my therapist on you" by Pinkshift on repeat all summer, because so have we. So, you'll be thrilled to hear about their latest autumnal grunge releases: "Rainwalk" and complementary B-side "Toro." Photo by Leigh Ann Rodgers Most alternative rock lovers, like myself, often find themselves gravitating towards the same dark & angsty records, such as Feel Something by Movements, as the weather get colder. These new tracks from Pinkshift share that perfect balance of angst & energy we crave as seasons change. Their B-side, "Toro," would be such a power-move of a set opener when shows...

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