Posts by johntdavidson

Album Review: Prophets of Rage – Prophets of Rage

Here’s the skinny with this. You want to love this album. It seems like a foregone conclusion that because it’s,

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EP Review: Horns – Heavy To The Journey

I get a lot of opportunities when writing for Fortitude to hear things I’ve never heard before. Often, that’s a

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Single Review: Avante Black – Make A Mess

Over the last ten years, my faith in music has been alternately eroded, bouyed, crippled, and rebuilt, as I watched

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Single Review: Bad Sign – Square 1

Basick Records is home to a number of progressively-minded heavy bands, and is a home-grown, UK label. It’s been home

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Single Review: Blood Command – Cult Drugs

Norway is a place with a defiant, intriguing musical history. Home to some intense conduct in the shape of Kvelertak,

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Single Review: Jet Rewind – Someone Else

The other day I was waiting for a bus. I didn’t have my headphones with me, and I had no

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Album Review: A Tribe Called Quest – We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service

Back in 1985 two friends from Queens chose to make new rap by unconventional means. Yes, A Tribe Called Quest

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EP Review: Dirty Saint – Professional Beggar

Sassy, shade-sporting, wide-stanced gunslingers Dirty Saint relocated from their native Auckland to England because of increasing demand for their product,

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Album Review: The Devil Wears Prada – 8:18

Christian metalcore, as a genre, has no shortage of detractors. Many source its fundamental unlikeability to its implied, often third-tier

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Album Review: Miley Cyrus – Bangerz

As a hate figure for the easily outraged, Destiny Hope Cyrus has excelled. Number 1 album and singles on both

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