Southern California

  • Black Malachite: “Nightfall” is cohesive and focused

    The decision by any musical project to go without a vocalist will lead to either disaster or a determination to avoid redundancy. Add to that the fact that most bands live and die by the growth and maturity of their music. While niche music is a bit safer from this sort of unspoken principle,...
  • The Hopeful Giants: “Hawthorne EP” – a raw but crisp to lively sound

    There are two types of people in this world – those who enjoy music and those who like music as a background noise. The Hopeful Giants is for people who like music. The heart and honesty that went into their debut recording is extremely commendable. It will leave you...