Sorry for this being late. Sometimes life just gets in the way a little bit…
…as another example of that, breaking his streak, the one and only Rock(jock) has yet again gone AWOL. But, as always, the ever-present Nick and Brian are here to guide you through the newest in heavy. This week brings the usual reviews…complete with music for each of them…, a slew of new First Impressions and a live review of the Killswitch Engage tour that recently hit NYC.
Reviews: Children of Bodom – Halo of Blood (Nuclear Blast); Incendiary – Cost of Living (Closed Casket Activities); Ramming Speed – Doomed to Destroy, Destined to Die (Prosthetic); Your Chance to Die – The American Dream (Red Cord Records)
First Impressions: The Absence – “Oceans”; Arsonists Get All the Girls – “Beast Fist”; Enter Shikari – “Radiate”; letlive. – “Banshee (Ghost Fame)”; Like Moths to the Flame – “I Solemnly Swear”; Nine Inch Nails – “Come Back Haunted”; Palms – “Future Warrior”; Sirenia – “Seven Widows Weep”