It's the songs... stupid! 9
‘Nuclear soul’ is a huge, joyful, multi-coloured beast of a record and one that will brighten your days for years to come. Buy it!
The album is arguably at its weakest when it slips into a more familiar RATM groove, but if the band can focus on those elements that are uniquely a result of the new line-up coming together, then there’s no question that Prophets of Rage can deliver on their promise of holding the elites to account. 7
Simo have crafted a masterpiece in ‘rise and shine’, no more, no less, and if their output never amounts to more than this, they’ll have earned their place in rock’s storied history. 10
A richly rewarding album, ‘Revolution come… revolution go’ is Gov’t Mule at the peak of their not inconsiderable powers. 10
Currently touring the amazing 'fight another day' album, Dan Reed took the time to speak to SonicAbuse about his inspiration, his music and his future ambitions.
Just in time for the UK tour, which kicks off in March, we get the video for 'Champion', another stunning highlight from 'Fight Another Day'.
Ambitious, eloquent and, at times, heart-stoppingly beautiful, it is a masterpiece that will capture your heart from the very first listen.