The Hawkins – Aftermath (The Sign Records)

Sweden’s high-flying garage rock outfit The Hawkins are set to release a new mini-album in autumn 2021. Following the release of 2020's Silence is a Bomb and its affiliated live-album Live in the Woods, The Hawkins decided to make something different. The result is Aftermath - a conceptual mini-album, dealing with the destructive aftermath of..

The Hawkins – Silence Is a Bomb (The Sign Records)

Eek! On first listen I assumed this lot would be another set of teenagers, sounding along the lines of My Chemical Romance, early Green Day, Our Lady Peace, you know the kind of thing, quite derivative, youthful angst.....HOWEVER! this album is massively full of surprises, there's several three chord thrashes but followed by quite mesmeric..