Massachusetts based hardcore band Crafter are ready to set the world on fire with their new album Lasting Efforts. While the hardcore genre has become over saturated with bands trying to out breakdown each other, Crafter have taken a different route and produced something that manages to slap and carry a message as well. Lasting Efforts is simultaneously melodic, heavy, and poignant. It's everything the genre should be and more.
The Story So Far have distilled their brand of sad boy pop punk down to it's purest forms and delivered one of the best alt pop/pop punk albums in a while.
Architects have released a powerful, atmospheric, impressive, and moving tribute to their fallen guitarist. Holy Hell is a must listen.
The metalcore band Ice Nine Kills have done something really special with their album The Silver Scream. Any fans of metal and or horror need to check it out! Watch my full review: