The Ripple Effect

Blog URL:http://www.ripplemusic.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:music, reviews, rock, punk, heavy metal, progressive, garage, post punk, psychedelic
Country:United States
State/Province:California
Location:San Francisco

The best music you’re not listening to.™ Reviews of lost classics and obscure titles. Unheralded bands and songwriters. New bands deserving of greater attention. It’s all here, on The Ripple Effect.



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The Xroadie Files

on Sep 18, 2019

Zex – ExecuteGretchen – Vocals, Jo – Guitar, Chris – Drums, Andreas – BassExecute moody heavy melodic music to just envelop you. Moving On get up bounce to the punk flavored metal music. No Where To Go Part 1 I hit the pit slam and mosh as...

When I was a kid, growing up in a house with Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, and Simon and Garfunkel, the first time I ever heard Kiss's "Detroit Rock City," it was a moment of musical epiphany. It was just so vicious, aggressive and mean. It changed the...

SoCal "evil-ish" sludge-punk meets early Nirvana, Scratch AcidHear & share Down In Flames album (YouTube) (Metal Injection)Photo: Greg Bojourquez "Remember when indie rock sounded all grimy, corroded and metal-sludgy -- the last thing you'd hear...

When I was a kid, growing up in a house with Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, and Simon and Garfunkel, the first time I ever heard Kiss's "Detroit Rock City," it was a moment of musical epiphany. It was just so vicious, aggressive and mean. It changed the...

I’d say this week we have a pretty heavy-duty batch of recommendations. You thought the picks were good last week, wait till you dig in below. Oh and this weeks cover photo was a show I attended last week at a brewery warehouse. Didn’t have any f...

Legendary rock band Angel are releasing their new album Risen on October 4th on Cleopatra Records. The album will have 17 solid tracks featuring 15 brand new songs written by original members Punky Meadows and Frank Dimino along with current member D...

The Xroadie Files

on Sep 11, 2019

Wrekking Machine –Mechanistic TerminationShawn Smith – Guitar/Vocals, Doug Livingston – Guitar, Nick Felczer – Bass, Sam Adato – Drums, Scott Sergeant – Guitar, Mike Wells – GuitarCD1 – Hear Me Now (Listen To Me Later) sounds of machi...