Hawk Eye is entering the world of hip-hop with a bang
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Hawk Eye is entering the world of hip-hop with a bang

‘Full Disclosure’ is the first release of what US hip-hop artist Hawk Eye has planned as a trilogy of mixtapes that will serve as his introduction to the world. Just as the title suggests in this record the artist gradually reveals the main subjects and topics that intrigue them and showcases his own interpretation of the US-style, lyric-heavy hip-hop music. ‘Full Disclosure’ is a lengthy listen, spanning over 15 tracks, which are definitely a nod to the old-school beat-making and…

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Welcome to the mysterious rock’n’roll world of Pet Shop Fashion

Pet Shop Fashion is a really curious project. In all their digital outlets they refer to the music as ‘rough recordings’, the music on which has been the product of solo work by main person Todd Bridgeman. He’s doing it all – guitars, drums, lyrics, vocals, engineering. The result is a back catalog of five solid releases already, all of which not really taking themselves too seriously but done with a lot of care and love, and gravitating around alt…

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Enter the kingdom of The Synth Lord

“The Synth as Soul” is wild, from the artwork to the actual music – it’s the bomb!  “The Synth Lord” is a solo project of music producer Juan “Punchy” Gonzalez.  Hailing from Tampa, Florida, (a.k.a. the world’s death metal capital) we were mind-blown to find he’s actually done production work for bands like Morbid Angel, Diabolic, Christian Death, and Unholy Ghost.  Punchy has also directed and edited music videos for Nile, Christian Death, Krisiun and of course for his own…

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Tim Gainer saves rock’n’roll with ‘Honor Among Thieves’

Okay, now you have to stop everything else you might be doing. Put on that (cruelty-free) leather jacket, dust off those ripped jeans and jump in your dancing shoes. That’s right you’re about to be treated with an explosive mix of raw and straight-to-the-face old-time rock’n’roll delivered by Tim Gainer. With solid 40+ years of experience in the music biz and currently based in Chicago this multi-instrumentalist and producer has put together one of the sincerest rock albums of the…

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The bleak reality of ‘All I Kno’ by J on It

These days a big portion of hip-hop, especially the mainstream one is so emotionless and meaningless. It’s so strange for a genre that ever since its exception had the purpose to promote change and be a platform for a social and political critique. Right now it’s all about money, hustling and fame so, it definitely feels like a small miracle when you find an album that actually has something to say. J On It is a young US hip-hop artist…