Alternative Rock

  • The Silver Bayonets – “Awake” – a distinctive bang and a biting sentiment!

    The Silver Bayonets are a London-based indie-rock band, fronted on guitar and lead vocals by songwriter Kabir Sheikh, and featuring Gen Ding (guitar), Ross Guy (bass) and Enzo Cuticchia (drums), all of whom add backing vocals. Their self-recorded debut album, ‘The Pain Inside Your Head’ (2015) was well received...
  • Love Ghost – I’ll be “fine” – inner turmoil that transforms into something beautiful!

    Love Ghost is a restless, prickly group, bouncing between different ideas at such a rate that the experience of listening to them is as much an uncontrollable adrenaline rush as it is anything else. The high octane thrill of their records is not just riveting; it alludes to unrestrained...
  • Jack Cahillane – “Echoes” is inspired in every way!

    Jack Cahillane’s debut EP “Echoes” is inspired in every way – musically, lyrically, melodically, harmonically, and rhythmically. It is a must have, if you like your music smooth and mellow, yet perfectly resonating and emotional. Cahillane is a Chicago based multi-instrumentalist musician and producer, who specializes in Lo-Fi Alternative...
  • Aldrovanda – “Touch” forms a pattern of pulsing, primary colors!

    Aldrovanda is a newly formed alternative rock band from Stockholm, Sweden. Launched less than a year ago, the band is made up of Sanna Wallin on vocals, Gustav Björk and Rebecca Mardal on guitars, David Schlein – Andersen on drums and Jacob Ryding on bass. The band is currently...
  • Forest City & Friends – Each member brings a unique style

    “Forest City & Friends might be at the forefront of a wave of exciting hybrid-Rock projects, albums, and bands kicking into gear in 2020” begins a review by Jer at Sleeping Bag Studios. FCAF’s self-titled debut album is a meld of different styles of alternative rock, occasionally slipping into...
  • Yungcarebare – “Quarantined” – raw and visceral home-made grunge!

    Yungcarebare recorded the entire EP “Quarantined” with an acoustic guitar, USB microphone, and drum backing tracks he found online while in lockdown in his apartment during the COVID-19 outbreak. Under the name iNT3L, he has previously collaborated with Grammy award winning artist Christian Mochizuki (also known as Graves) and...
  • Temperature Falls – “1-2-3” brings an engrossing immediacy

    Temperature Falls’ latest single “1-2-3” is bound to make you swoon and, if you’re already a fan, fall deeper down the well with them. This is a band that creates depth of feeling effortlessly. They know how to create a mood, which despite the surface level melancholic tones, can...
  • Escape The Box – “Pariah” will leave you breathless!

    Escape The Box is an alternative rock band comprised of Ziey Kizzy (Vocals, Electronics, Production), Aaron Maullin (Guitar), Stephen Smith (Bass, Vocals) and LouZy Hero (Drums, Vocals). The UK based quartet has just released its strident and dynamic EP, entitled “Pariah”. This recording is anything but your ordinary poppy...
  • Asian Rock Singer AMEL D Succeeds with Alternative Rocker ‘Pride of Sacrifice’

    In the wake of the success of his previous singles ‘Inside Destruction’ and ‘I’m Your Rain’, which together have totaled over 1 million streams between Spotify and Youtube, the young and talented Asian singer Amel D returns with a new number exquisitely rooted in the sounds of alternative rock....