Jealous Haters Since 1998!
Home | News | Reviews | Day In Rock | Photos | RockNewsWire | Singled Out | Tour Dates/Tix | Feeds
On The Last Day - Meaning In The Static Review

by Jeff K.

.
On The Last Day, Victory Records newest roster band, takes some getting used to. Upon checking out the cd and bio, I completely expected an AFI ripoff, mostly due to the excessive amounts of mascara in the band picture, along with matching 'emo' haircuts. A bit too cliché for me, right off the bat.

While the band is indeed not an AFI ripoff, they certainly aren't hardcore, like they have been pegged as being. I'm not even sure they live up to their self-described 'post-hardcore' label. There is plenty of Boy Sets Fire influence here, however, which would be a good thing if they didn't sound like they were EXACTLY like BSF.

While the songs here aren't bad musically, they aren't mind-blowing either. OTLD blends plenty of their influences, which isn't a bad thing. They just seem to fall a little bit short of the mark. They'll garner plenty of respect among the Victory crowd, but probably not much more beyond that.


CD Info and Links

On The Last Day - Meaning In The Static

Label:Victory
Rating:

Preview and Purchase This CD Online

Visit the official homepage

More articles for this artist

tell a friend about this review

.


...end


.
News Reports
.
Day in Rock:
Def Leppard Lead Rock Hall Class Of 2019- Ace Frehley Unwittingly Revisited KISS Hit 'Beth'- Van Halen Frontman David Lee Roth Launches New Venture- Stevie Nicks- more

 Subscribe To Day in Rock

. .
  .
.

 

Tell a Friend about this page - Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2013 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved. antiMusic works on a free link policy for reprinting of our original articles, click here for details. Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.