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Top-rated albums this month
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The Bedroom Witch

My Mother Grows Plants With Her Eyes

The Bedroom Witch - My Mother Grows Plants With Her Eyes album cover

Nobody knows the void like a trans lady does. There is no dark night of the soul that can compare to what most trans women just call “Tuesday.” The toxic combination of societal violence and body dysphoria can really cast a pall over existence—and inspire some incredible art about isolation, ...

83%

Virus

Memento Collider

Virus - Memento Collider album cover

Carl-Michael Eide (or Czarl) is a legendary figure of Norwegian black metal lore, with his emergence in the scene corresponding with some of its most important bands' first releases. He appeared playing drums in the first Satyricon demo, All Evil, and the first couple demos of Ulver, before initiating some ...

Worst-rated albums this month
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Crybaby

Drag Me Under

Crybaby - Drag Me Under album cover

Crybaby are one of those punk bands where you could fill a review with subgenre tags and namedrops and every review would pick a different one to highlight. There’s a lot of stylistic variance, a lot of influence, but it comes together as Crybaby instead of some hyphenated slurry of ...

78%

All Your Sisters

Uncomfortable Skin

All Your Sisters  - Uncomfortable Skin album cover

Starting out as the solo project of Jordan Morrison, All Your Sisters turned into an intriguing duo with the addition of Mario Armando Ruiz on bass and synths. The band draws influence from mainly from the '80s new wave scene, paying tribute to the post-punk and noise rock styles of ...

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All Your Sisters

Uncomfortable Skin

All Your Sisters  - Uncomfortable Skin album cover

Starting out as the solo project of Jordan Morrison, All Your Sisters turned into an intriguing duo with the addition of Mario Armando Ruiz on bass and synths. The band draws influence from mainly from the '80s new wave scene, paying tribute to the post-punk and noise rock styles of ...

83%

Virus

Memento Collider

Virus - Memento Collider album cover

Carl-Michael Eide (or Czarl) is a legendary figure of Norwegian black metal lore, with his emergence in the scene corresponding with some of its most important bands' first releases. He appeared playing drums in the first Satyricon demo, All Evil, and the first couple demos of Ulver, before initiating some ...

77%

Crybaby

Drag Me Under

Crybaby - Drag Me Under album cover

Crybaby are one of those punk bands where you could fill a review with subgenre tags and namedrops and every review would pick a different one to highlight. There’s a lot of stylistic variance, a lot of influence, but it comes together as Crybaby instead of some hyphenated slurry of ...

81%

Nothing

Tired Of Tomorrow

Nothing - Tired Of Tomorrow album cover

A relatively new band, started releasing music around 2010, Nothing display a strong grasp to alternative rock. Their debut album, Guilty of Everything, conjured and presented in great fashion elements such as shoegaze haze and alt-rock grooves, introducing the musical endeavors of the band, but it felt that there was ...

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Russian Circles

Guidance

Russian Circles - Guidance album cover

The constant presence of Russian Circles in the post-rock domain has raised them to a prestigious status, and rightfully so. The band from Chicago started off about a decade ago, releasing their debut, Enter, in 2006. Their music was heavy and moving, and record by record the craftsmanship of the ...

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The Bedroom Witch

My Mother Grows Plants With Her Eyes

The Bedroom Witch - My Mother Grows Plants With Her Eyes album cover

Nobody knows the void like a trans lady does. There is no dark night of the soul that can compare to what most trans women just call “Tuesday.” The toxic combination of societal violence and body dysphoria can really cast a pall over existence—and inspire some incredible art about isolation, ...

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Menace Beach

Ratworld

8.5 / 10 Menace Beach - Ratworld album cover

Though many people – even those who weren’t around when the system was - could probably rattle off several of the more popular NES titles of the 8-bit era, there ...

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