Hafenklang • Goldener Salon Hamburg
Fort Lauderdale • USA
„What started as an outspoken hardcore band around four years ago, has mutated into an angular blend of sass and spitefulness. Taking cues from bands of yesteryear such as Unwound, The Jesus Lizard, and Fugazi, we find Gouge Away pulling no punches for their Deathwish Inc. debut.“ (Jeremy • Touche Amore)
Antwerp • Belgium
Holy Roar Records
A compelling abrasive shoegaze band, dealing with the aesthetics of contrasting sounds. Heavy like a gloomy dream yet soothingly vibrant. The vulnerable soft floating voice of Manchester’s Isa Holliday underneath layers of grungy shoegaze soaked noisepop, seeking shelter from a fucked up world.
Frankfurt am Main
CURSED / BREACH worship ♥ Started as one-man-band by Joao (KRANK • AAS • NEW WINDS), he teamed up with some other folks from the Hessian outbacks to hit the ground running.