Monthly Archives: May 2007

!!! – Louisville, KY May 25 2007

Just got back from Louisville where I saw !!! at The Headliners Ballroom. It was my first show in Louisville, which is a city I have always muscially admired from a distance. I don’t know what it is about Lousiville … Continue reading

Posted in Funk, indie | 2 Comments

DEVO Hardcore Volume One

DEVO – Hardcore Volume One (Rykodisk) 1990. So it was inevitable that I would eventually post some DEVO. They were a weird Midwestern band who wrote some great songs. Over the years DEVO have gotten dissed more than any other … Continue reading

Posted in Art-Punk, Midwest, New Wave, Synth, post-punk | 7 Comments

Laffinstock

Tim, Reverend Steve, John-John and Sean So I was doing a guest spot on Scene of The Crime a few months back and as I was wrapping it up, who the fuck walks in but none other than Tim Mize, … Continue reading

Posted in Midwest, Punk Rock, Saint Louis, hardcore | 14 Comments

The Raybeats – Guitar Beat

The Raybeats – Guitar Beat (PVC) 1981. Another summer hit for you, this is the first LP by The Raybeats. I initially bought this LP about 15 years ago because it featured some pretty big No Wave luminaries. Both Don … Continue reading

Posted in Instrumental, Midwest, Minneapolis, New Wave, post-punk | 6 Comments

The Return of Post-Punk Junk

In case you haven’t heard, our favorite old Post-Punk Junker is up and running with a great new site called Egg City Radio. But that’s not it! Bret is also hosting a public access-style music video TV show on Tuesdays … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends #2

I promised on my original odd and ends post that I would do this every once and a while. Then I never did it again. Ha! Well here’s round two of highlights from recent record roundups. All of these are … Continue reading

Posted in Art-Punk, California, New Wave, Punk Rock, Rants, Synth, hardcore, indie, post-punk, skate | 3 Comments

The Crewd – Gather Round EP

Posted in California, Punk Rock, hardcore, skate | 7 Comments