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EVANESCENCE Demands To Be Heard With Emotionally Expressive Album 'The Bitter Truth'

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Recap by Sarah Tijan     THE BITTER TRUTH Is An Emotional Expression Demanding To Be Heard (Album Review)     EVANESCENCE released their latest album today, after 10 long years. An album that reflects on pain and emotion felt from the death of her brother, Amy Lee poured those emotions into a stronger, much more put together album; a more mature album. The Bitter Truth is the album fans have been hoping and waiting for the band to release. Was it worth the 10-year wait? We think it was.   The Bitter Truth is a heavier album than previous with Amy Lee’s voice...

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A LITTLE OFF Fills The Voids Missing in Alternative & Punk with EP 'Symptomatic'

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Recap by Sarah Tijan     A LITTLE OFF Fills The Voids Missing in Alternative & Punk with EP 'Symptomatic'  Hailing from the mile-high city of Denver, Colorado, A LITTLE OFF released their 5-track EP SYMPTOMATIC; a well put together fusion of punk and alternative rock, on October 17, 2020. SYMPTOMATIC is a blend of old school punk mixed with grunge, and then melted with alternative and progressive rock, providing us with a 5-track EP that has a sound built for everyone. A LITTLE OFF clearly knew what they wanted to create as there is no denying they are here to make a name for themselves,...

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'You're Welcome' Is The Most Comprehensive A DAY TO REMEMBER Album To Date - Album Review

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Recap by Sarah Tijan    You're Welcome Is The Most Comprehensive A DAY TO REMEMBER Album To Date - Album Review   You’re Welcome is the long awaited seventh- yes seventh, release from emocore legends (in their own right), A DAY TO REMEMBER (ADTR). Fans have eagerly, and at times impatiently, waited five years for their first release under their new major label, Fueled by Ramen. We are here to tell you it was worth the wait.    Although You're Welcome was set to originally release November 15, 2019, the release was delayed due to the album's mixing and artwork not being completed. Waiting for this...

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Rock And Roll Is Thriving in 2021 with TSL and Their New EP 'Irreverent'

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Recap by Sarah Tijan   Rock And Roll Is Thriving in 2021 With TSL and Their New EP 'Irreverent' - via Curtain Call Records (Album Review) TSL is a band out of St. Petersburg, Florida that just released their second EP, Irreverent, on March 5th via Curtain Call Records. Peter Klett, formerly of Candlebox, had a very important role in helping to produce and mix material, added guitar layers in the middle of the night on the album, assisted with personnel, and above all, was a great friend. The new EP is a wild ride of rock; loud, powerful rock and roll. This band is currently a hidden gem- but...

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LASTWORLD Release New Album 'Over the Edge' via Perris Records: Album Review

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Recap by Sarah Tijan   LASTWORLD Release New Album Over the Edge via Perris Records: Album Review   LASTWORLD is a duo made up of Jim Shepard and David Cagle, both well established musicians teamed up now releasing their second album together titled Over the Edge, which was released September 18, 2020 via Perris Records. Over the Edge has 11 great tracks for those who enjoy melodic rock. Each track is sang with such conviction and the music fits perfectly with each lyric, like these two have written and performed together their whole life. From the first track, Judgement Day, which is soulful and full...

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