Tag: Hard Rock

VOJD – The Outer Ocean

For the uninitiated, VOJD is Sweden’s Black Trip’s new incarnation. Returning from 2015’s Shadowline with a slight shift in lineup and a brand new name, VOJD presents their debut album under their new moniker, The Outer Ocean. How would this compare to the infectious works of Black Trip? Let’s find out.

Oblivious – Out of Wilderness

Oblivious [Sweden]
Out of Wilderness
2015
Full Length
Gaphals
Hard Rock

From the same label that brought you the excellent Nocturnalia record, comes hard rockers Oblivious’ third opus, Out of Wilderness. Short and sweet at less than 30 minutes, the band shows off their songwriting prowess and their whole range of influences, sure to please fans old school rock ‘n’ roll.

Band of the Month: Cockpit

Previously known under the name of The Cock Rockers, this month’s Band of the Month are known for their energetic and entertaining live shows. Cockpit first caught our ears and eyes (with that unapologetically cocky name) back in 2010 with their performance at Singapore’s alternative music festival Baybeats. 5 years on, the band finally releases their debut album, Four …

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Sacri Monti – Sacri Monti

Sacri Monti [USA]
Sacri Monti
2015
Full Length
Tee Pee Records
Psychedelic/Hard Rock

I’m not sure if it’s me or if there really is an increasing trend of psychedelic, retro rock in recent months. Flipping through the pages of magazines such as Terrorizer, I got introduced to quite a …

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Cockpit – Four Horsemen Riding in the Sky (Behind Got Sun)

Cockpit [Singapore]
Four Horsemen Riding in the Sky (Behind got Sun)
2015
Full Length
Independent
Hard Rock/Heavy Metal

Cockpit was and is still one of the most entertaining local live acts that I’ve ever seen, most recently last week at the launch of their debut full length album, cheekily titled Four …

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