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Wednesday, February 3 2010

Nouvelle Vague: 29.January.2010 - Chicago

Words and Pictures by Rory O'Connor


Monday, February 1 2010

The Soft Pack: The Soft Pack

Formerly known as the Muslims, this four-piece grow into their new name on their second LP with their unique brand of beach-y, garage-punk undercut by a heavy dose of dry and dark sarcasm.


Monday, November 16 2009

P.K. 14 + Xiao He: 14.Nov.09 - Washington DC

P.K. 14 + Xiao He: 14 November 2009 - Govinda Gallery, Washington DC / Chinese punks storm the American Capitol / Words and Pictures by Mehan Jayasuriya


Tuesday, February 3 2009

Subhumans: Death Was Too Kind

Without a doubt, these ten songs place the Subhumans along side D.O.A. and NoMeansNo as pillars of Canadian punk history.


Tuesday, August 26 2008

The Death Set: Worldwide

Songs fed through the early 1980s UK punk scene and spat out at velocity accompanied by a biscuit tin lid, a cheap Bontempi organ and a Speak and Spell. It's a noise, but a welcome noise.


Tuesday, July 15 2008

Slayer’s Reign in Blood

Metal fans are a cynical bunch when it comes to outsiders offering critiques of their favorite pieces of work, and can pick apart a treatise with the thoroughness of fussy jazz enthusiasts.


Monday, July 7 2008

Bum Kon: Drunken Sex Sucks

Smooch Records unearths an album's worth of songs from a little-remembered early '80s punk band.


Sunday, October 28 2007

A.R.E. Weapons: Modern Mayhem

A.R.E. Weapons' fourth full-length just sounds like something that would come from New York.


Thursday, September 20 2007

The World/Inferno Friendship Society: Addicted to Bad Ideas: Peter Lorre’s Twentieth Century

A punk/cabaret operetta about one of the most underrated of actors of the previous century? World/Inferno makes this seemingly kitschy concept work.


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