Album Review: Santa Cruz – Katharsis

This one came out of nowhere and landed on my desk via the actual mail. Once I'd remembered how CDs worked, I popped it in and gave it a spin... Santa Cruz released their debut in 2013, and it's taken them six years to follow it up as the main man Archie and the rest … Continue reading Album Review: Santa Cruz – Katharsis

Review: Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising

Writing the review for Santa Cruz’s third long player has left me in a bit of a juxtaposition in a kind of do I mention it or not way. It all revolves around the lead single of the new album "River Phoenix" and in particular the lyrics to the chorus: We going down Like River … Continue reading Review: Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising

Video Roundup: The Hyena Kill, Santa Cruz, Stan Bush, Then Comes Silence, System of Hate, Meat Train

Some of you may be on the receiving end of a three-day weekend so if that's you - enjoy! Regardless, here's some tracks to aurally peruse over the two or three days. The Hyena Kill - "Panic Womb" This dropped yesterday literally as we posted yesterday's incarnation of the video roundup. It's 80 seconds of … Continue reading Video Roundup: The Hyena Kill, Santa Cruz, Stan Bush, Then Comes Silence, System of Hate, Meat Train

Review: Reckless Love / Santa Cruz at The Cathouse, Glasgow – 9th March 2016

If I had to pick out a guilty pleasure in my music taste, Hair/Glam would probably come first. Despite all the criticism it gets, this genre of music, especially when played live is so fun and energetic, I always see it as a big party! I knew that this reckless love show would not be … Continue reading Review: Reckless Love / Santa Cruz at The Cathouse, Glasgow – 9th March 2016