We do our best here, but things do occasionally pass us by. And when we realise this, we make amends.
And in January, we missed the self-titled debut album from Choke Chains, the latest project from Thomas J Potter, formerly of Bantam Rooster. And he's not changed much. This is exceptionally loud garage thrash punk which, as regular readers will know, is very much in our ballpark.
Even moreso when a gruesomely bloody video is thrown into the equation.