Posts by johntdavidson

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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Review: Middleman – Counterstep

Leeds-based quartet Middleman are a bit dangerous. Having every track on your new album licensed out to adverts is rare,

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EP Review: Cordelaine Giant – Self Titled

London two piece Cordelaine Giant are developing at pace. Their beautifully packaged 4 track EP was partially funded through that

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Album Review: Jahmene Douglas – Love Never Fails

X-Factor runner up (second is first after first!) Jahmene Douglas has overcome confidence issues, himself and his detractors to release

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Review: Crossfaith – Apocalypse

2006 saw the birth of Japanese electro-metalcore pounders Crossfaith. Since their inception they’ve developed a sound previously under-used in their

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Review: Farewell, My Love – Gold Tattoos

As a grown man of nearly 33, I could scarcely be the most suitable candidate for reviewing this record. That

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Review: Five Finger Death Punch – The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell Vol 1.

Going into this review knowing that it’s for Five Finger Death Punch is, in some respects, quite daunting… A band

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