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Leave your mark on the world

Welcome to #Music Monday! Featuring: ORIGAMI ANGEL

By: Nick Manduley Emo math rockers Origami Angel released their latest EP Gen 3 at the end of May. The two-piece from the greater Washington, D.C. area packed their newest release to the brim with twinkly guitar riffs, indie pop hooks, vicious drumming, and cheeky pop culture references. Though Gen 3 is only a brief…
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October 7, 2019 0

Welcome to #Music Monday! Featuring: BEARAXE

By: Nick Manduley Soul, rage, rock; these adjectives only scratch the surface of the black feminist powerhouse that is Seattle’s Bearaxe. The four-piece punk act blends progressive rock roots with the raw, emotive stylings of soul. Vocalist Shaina Shepherd delivers a mind-blowing vocal performance on their debut EP Last Call, fusing her biting soul voice…
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September 16, 2019 0

Welcome to #Music Monday! Featuring: THIS YEAR’S COMEBACK

By: Nick Manduley Jersey Shore-based emo rockers This Year’s Comeback independently dropped their latest record “Missing Pages” back in March. “Missing Pages” is a follow up and thematic sequel to the group’s 2018 debut LP “Far From Fine, A Garden State Tragedy.” ‘Far From Fine’ told the story of an unnamed protagonist who falls into…
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July 22, 2019 0

Welcome to #Music Monday! Featuring: WHEN I SAY JUMP

By: Nick Manduley Columbia, South Carolina-based post-hardcore outfit When I Say Jump completely flies off the handle their debut record “Separation Anxiety.” Released back in January, the eight-track album offers a unique blend of hardcore, emo, and pop punk. The opening track “Debby Drowner” immediately throws the listener back to the mid-2000s “mall emo” days,…
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July 15, 2019 0

Welcome to #Music Monday! Featuring: KISSIES

By: Nick Manduley Asbury Park hardcore punk outfit Kissies released a new single, “Angley,” on June 17th. The song, named after guitarist Alex Angley, was released as a means of raising funds for the guitarist’s debt from the legal system. “Angley” is a short track; clocking in at just under a minute, the four-piece bombards…
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July 8, 2019 0