Razorhouse-Codex Tres Lingua

Codex Tres Lingua, the third EP from Chicago’s Razorhouse, begins precariously planted in the industrial roots and pop dreams of the band’s mastermind Mark Panick. After 30 years in the game, Panick still finds ways to add wrinkles to the formula, and “Go” has the kind of singer/songwriter sensibility that we’ve learned over time is possible from hard rockers and post-punk screamers alike. As with … Continue reading Razorhouse-Codex Tres Lingua

Vowws at Lincoln Hall 2/6/2017

Last night Vowws hit the stage at Lincoln Hall to play for a crowd for which most openers could only wish. Almost everyone in the audience was not only aware of Vowws, but knew the words to the songs and were as much their for them as they were for headliner White Lies. I was not that familiar, but found the set to be very … Continue reading Vowws at Lincoln Hall 2/6/2017

“Savior”-Sneakout

A little over a year ago I featured a mixtape put out by LA-based Sneakout. Last month Robert Fleming released his project’s first new music since then. There’s an EP coming eventually, but for now it’s just the single, “Savior.” It’s got a much more industrial feel to it than the previous music, and some great guitar sounds as well. Fleming also co-directed a video … Continue reading “Savior”-Sneakout