CHRONIC SUBMISSION: Empty Heads, Poison Darts: LP

May 20, 2019

Vinyl release of this Toronto hardcore band’s 1984 demo, originally on cassette. Tunes are a veritable point-by-point example of the era’s, and the genre’s, best traits—powerful, thrashy without being silly about it, punchy, and firing on all cylinders. Thirty-five years later and it still gets the blood pulsing quite effectively. Highly recommended. –Jimmy Alvarado (Schizophrenic,