Monthly Archives: September 2007

The Sugar Hill Gang – The Sugarhill Groove

The Sugar Hill Gang – 8th Wonder // Sugar Hill Groove (Sugar Hill Records) 1980. One of the more obscure Sugar Hill tracks is the B-Side to 8th Wonder by the Sugar Hill Gang entitled The Sugar Hill Groove and … Continue reading

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Suburban Wives Club – Casual Cat In a Laundromat

Suburban Wives Club – Casual Cat In a Laundromat // Guru Eye (Music For Moderns) 1984. I picked this up a few years ago based on the cover and name alone and I knew nothing about the band. The cover … Continue reading

Posted in Art-Punk, New Wave, Philly, post-punk | 10 Comments

Riot.303 – Crowd Control

Riot.303 – Crowd Control (Cardiac Records) 1982. There just really isn’t much information available about this one out there. It’s not listed on either Flex or Kill From The Heart. Punk Rock Record Sleeves has it posted but alas no … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, Punk Rock, hardcore, skate | 21 Comments

Real Enemy – Life With The Enemy

Real Enemy – Life With The Enemy (Mind Cure) 1983. Real Enemy were a hardcore band from Pittsburgh, PA in the early 1980s. They single-handedly started the Pittsburgh HC scene. Having never released anything other than this demo tape, I … Continue reading

Posted in Midwest, Pittsburgh, Punk Rock, hardcore | 37 Comments

Boogie-Woogie Rumble With The Safes

Recently I had the pleasure of seeing The Safes in concert and let me tell you, they put on an insane show. There were all of 15 people in the club but it didn’t matter. They played with more energy … Continue reading

Posted in Midwest, Punk Rock, Saint Louis, indie, power pop | 6 Comments

LDoMoE Podcast #8 – Too Much Information

LDoMoE Podcast #8 – Too Much Information Last Days Of Man On Earth The Urinals Only After Dark Human League Mystery Party Stick Men Falle Tief Flucht Nach Vorn walkie talkie missing presumed dead High Life Subjects p.c.p Jeff & … Continue reading

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Suspected Terrorists

Suspected Terrorists – Suspected Terrorists (Self Released) 2007. Ronald Reagan was president from when I was 10 to when I was 18. I hated Reagan but to be honest, it was primarily in the “I’m a punk kid – Reagan … Continue reading

Posted in Louisville, Midwest, Punk Rock, hardcore | 7 Comments

Sand In The Face

Sand In The Face – Sand In The Face (Twisted Records) 1986. Another East Coast obscurity that came out way too late (ala 76% Uncertain). This album was recorded in 1984 but it wasn’t released until 1986. Sand In The … Continue reading

Posted in New York, hardcore | 11 Comments