Pete Starwind, ex-Entombed drummer, has combined with Joseph Tholl from Enforcer to deliver some classic heavy metal. The vocals sound like classic Di'Anno. Only a 2 track demo is available so far, but it is well worth checking out: ReverbNation.
To the Point
Killer Lack of Interest worship from these powerviolence vets. To the Point features members of Spazz/Lack of Interest, Actuary and Fetus Eaters.
Live at the Smell: YouTube
Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell
The wonderfully named Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell have taken their name from a 17th century British naval commander. This UK trio‘s debut, Don’t Hear it...Fear it! has a distinct 70’s vibe - think Sir Lord Baltimore, Captain Beyond, MC5. Raw retro rock that will have your foot tapping in no time.
Gig of the Week
German progenitors of pitch-shifted, porn influenced goregrind, and one of the most influential groups within the style, Cock and Ball Torture make their first ever trip down under at the very start of 2013. The Canberra show is at the Basement, this Saturday 5 January, with supports The Day Everything Became Nothing, Tortured and Festering Drippage. Doors 8pm, tickets $21+b.f.