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White Reaper – “Last 4th Of July” Video

For most everyone in America, the 4th Of July means lots of beer, sun, and good times. For the rest of the world, it’s pretty much just another day. (At least it’s a weekend this year!) Because it’s America, that means the holiday celebrating our independence is big, brash, and loud, three modes that aggressive […]

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White Reaper – “Pills”

The term pop-punk is usually employed with a bit of a condescension, reserved mostly for emo bands from the early aughts who took their pain mainstream. White Reaper are none of those things, but when I listen to their music I can’t help but think “pop-punk” is the most fitting description. The Louisville four-piece captures […]

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White Reaper – “I Don’t Think She Cares”

Louisville punkers White Reaper are following up their 2014 self-titled EP with a full-tilt album called White Reaper Does It Again. We’ve heard the first track off the album, “Make Me Wanna Die,” and today they’ve shared “I Don’t Think She Cares.” Clocking in at just two minutes, the song is a bratty indictment of […]

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White Reaper – “Make Me Wanna Die”

Louisville punks White Reaper specialize in turbo-charged snot-hooks. “Makes Me Wanna Die,” from their forthcoming full-length debut White Reaper Does It Again, could pass for power pop if they cleaned up the recording and played it a touch slower. It’s got big, sharp hooks and giddy keyboard sounds. But the band plays it with enough […]