|Posted on June 11, 2014 at 7:55 PM|
Label: Unable Records
Release Date: June 3, 2014
Reviewed by: Todd “Toddstar” Jolicoeur
I really dug the last release from Mongrel. Could they repeat the magic? The have exceeded with their latest effort, the EP Evolution. “Snakes” opens the disc and has a more straightforward rock approach to it than the last disc, and that is a welcome twist. The guitars are tight and the vocals more suite...
|Posted on June 3, 2014 at 7:25 AM|
In the face of adversity and with a seemingly constant battle with line up changes Mongrel visionary and guitarist Adam Savage never once questioned what he was doing and wouldn't rest until his quest was complete and he had a steady band line up that believed and were as committed as he. The result of such unwavering self-belief is 'Evolution', and although its only five tracks it oozes passion and commitment and that quality shines through in the delivery and performance.
|Posted on June 3, 2014 at 12:05 AM|
Mongrel is a female fronted aggressive rock band with punk and metal influences that was started in 2003 and is based in Boston, MA. Originally featuring a male vocalist, the lead vocalist spot came up in 2010 and Jessica Sierra stepped up. The band have gone on to tour and release a number of EP's and an album as a female fronted ensemble. On June 3rd they release their new EP - Evolution.
Founding member Adam Savage spoke to Femetalism recently about the band, their new rele...
|Posted on May 31, 2014 at 10:00 PM|
Metal punk rockers Mongrel are at it again with their newest EP release "Evolution" along with getting signed to record label Unable Records. Guitarist Adam Savage discusses this EP and future plans including touring and playing shows here and there.
1. Your name is Mongrel which in other terms is a type of dog - why use a dog as your mascot/icon, what does it represent for you guys?
Adam: Well by definition a "Mongrel" is a mixed-breed, a hybrid if you will, and...
|Posted on May 31, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
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