Montreal-based, lords of slam-skank OMEGAS have to be one of the best bands in hardcore at the moment. Their brand of anthemic hardcore gives devotion to their NYHC and Boston HC influences with a uniquely snarky street punk attitude, all of which is filtered through a little crazy, making the title of their debut LP all too appropriate. BLASTS OF LUNACY is twelve tracks of hardcore wizardry. This particular release sees the band emphasizing their NYHC influences even more than on previous material. With this 23-minute LP, the band has proven that it is able to maintain momentum through an entire full length and that their particular brand of over-the-top hardcore. 4-color cardboard.