The Cavan teenagers attack album two with abandon, largely at the expense of quality
The dog days being that time in high summer when drooling mutts are most likely to have a heavy dose of the mad death....
. Yuk. Free's 'Heartbreaker' is also given a righteous pummelling.
Much of this sounds like a hammer smashing into the radiator grill of a runaway monster truck. Nothing wrong with that - in these days of the mostly rubbish heavy metal renaissance the Goatsnake (their vibe's ugly, believe me, I've seen the T-shirt) is waiting in the bottom of your motorcycle boot. Ready to bite back.
A still-vital John Lydon rages towards retirement on a saucy, scuzzy new album
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Oxford's finest flit between gnarly rock and frustrating slickness on an often-brilliant fourth album
Kasabian's Lairy Absurdity Shines In The Essex Countryside