Posts tagged "EP Review"
[EP REVIEW] LUNAR ECLIPSE BY STONUS

[EP REVIEW] LUNAR ECLIPSE BY STONUS

Cyprus is a Greek island country with beautiful landscapes and rich culture; it’s also home to heavy stoner rock outfit known as Stonus. Formed in 2015 in Cyprus’ capital Nicosia, Stonus is: Kyriacos Frangoulis (vocals), Pavlos Demetriou (lead guitar), Nikolas Frangoulis (rhythm guitar), Andreas Apeitos (bass) and Kotsios Demetriades (drums). Lunar Eclipse is the band’s second EP,...
[EP REVIEW] IN DENIAL, FORCE A SMILE BY TIRED EYES

[EP REVIEW] IN DENIAL, FORCE A SMILE BY TIRED EYES

When you listen to this EP, keep in mind that this is Tired Eyes’ debut. They haven’t been putting out music for years and perfecting their style over multiple releases, this is their first. And it’s bloody hard to believe because it is absolute quality. Think instrumentals along the lines of Sydney’s Sleepmakeswaves floating along...
[EP REVIEW] DIGITAL PEOPLE BY SPARROW

[EP REVIEW] DIGITAL PEOPLE BY SPARROW

Who knows what goes on over on the west side, but Perth is pushing out some visionaries. Sean Hendry, Clint Gatter, Tristan Sturner, Jase Shaw and Luke Ramljak are Sparrow: an industrial rock/metal band that’s on the rise. Their EP Digital People is out 6th of April and it’s a listen that’ll have you on...
[EP REVIEW] THE DUSTLING MAN BY THE AMBLERS

[EP REVIEW] THE DUSTLING MAN BY THE AMBLERS

There’s a new band on the bluesy rock block: The Amblers are based in the musically driven city of Johannesburg and have recently released their debut EP titled The Dustling Man. If you like The Black Keys’ southern style vocals, then you’ll love the sound of this EP: smooth, guitar driven and a smack of...
[EP REVIEW] METALCORE OUTFIT SANCTUM & SOLACE’S DEBUT EP MADE WRONG

[EP REVIEW] METALCORE OUTFIT SANCTUM & SOLACE’S DEBUT EP MADE WRONG

You may not have heard of Sanctum & Solace yet but we suggest you keep an ear out—these boys are undoubtedly going to make some major waves on the Aussie music scene in 2018. The up-and-coming Mackay four-piece has been getting some love on the airwaves lately, notably from Josh Merriel of Short.Fast.Loud and The...
[EP REVIEW] WAITING FOR NO-ONE BY ZERO

[EP REVIEW] WAITING FOR NO-ONE BY ZERO

Zero is Adelaide’s latest band on the block and their EP Waiting For No-One is one damn powerful introduction. The studio project is a partnership between Matt Mitris (guitar) and Chris Gard (vocals), and the end result is a match made in metal heaven. Zero have created an EP with depth, variety and killer riffs....
[EP REVIEW] PILOT BY OH/VILLAIN

[EP REVIEW] PILOT BY OH/VILLAIN

Oh/Villain is a shiny new band out of Sydney and the band’s debut EP Pilot is, to be frank, full of fire and unapologetic ambition. A melodic post-hardcore band, they’ve already rocked the boat by topping the Triple J Unearthed metal charts for weeks on end and have toured with the likes of Polaris, Storm...
[EP REVIEW] CHRONOS BY FIGURES

[EP REVIEW] CHRONOS BY FIGURES

Melbourne progressive metal five-piece Figures will follow their self-titled EP with five brand new songs on their sophomore EP Chronos, set to come out on the 16th of June. Their single ‘Recoil’ has already been gifted to fans accompanied by a music video dedicated to friend and fan “Slick” Mick Mills, who was taken too...
[EP REVIEW] THE BLISSFUL HOLLOW BY TROJANS

[EP REVIEW] THE BLISSFUL HOLLOW BY TROJANS

With only 12 months under their belt as a band, Sydney’s Trojans have already put together their debut EP. And let’s just say straight off the bat—yes. Titled The Blissful Hollow, it was written through turmoil—reflective of personal and worldly troubles—but through all the hardship this djenty gem was created. The fellas are Jesse Vanderhurst...
EP REVIEW: BLIND LEADING THE LIFELESS BY ICE ON MERCURY

EP REVIEW: BLIND LEADING THE LIFELESS BY ICE ON MERCURY

It’s been a little over two months since Adelaide’s Ice On Mercury released their third EP and the votes are in: it slayed. Titled Blind Leading The Lifeless, it sees the band take their next step towards a much heavier sound than their previous releases—yet still maintaining their signature melody fans know and love. The...
EP REVIEW: WAYFARER BY SPECTRAL FIRES

EP REVIEW: WAYFARER BY SPECTRAL FIRES

Spectral Fires is back with an epic new EP release that showcases the progression and newfound creativity amongst the Melbourne band. The heavy-punk inspired ensemble consists of Jack Jeffree (vocals), brothers Harry and Jack Pratt (guitars) and brothers Lachlan and Daniel Cooper (drums and bass). With their latest releases in 2015, ATTRITION || PROGESSION and...
SCOPARIA RELEASE EP: THE IDOL’S DREAM

SCOPARIA RELEASE EP: THE IDOL’S DREAM

Tasmanian progressive-metal band, Scoparia, have released their new EP, The Idol’s Dream. After a changing lineup early on, the band have been playing gigs locally and on the mainland, supporting the likes of Infernal Outcry. TEO got to sit down and review the band’s 30-minute offering. ‘The Idol’s Dream’ is a track of epic proportions....