Monthly Archives: May 2008

YDI – Black Dust

YDI – Black Dust (Blood Bubble Records) 1985. This one is kinda for completists and kinda not. See, this album by hardcore Philly lunatics YDI has always been rumoured to be terrible. It is supposed to be one of the … Continue reading

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The Jonzun Crew – Lost in Space

The Jonzun Crew – Lost in Space (Tommy Boy) 1983. Afrika Bambaataa is oftentimes credited with being the inventor and chief innovator of Electro, a spinoff of synth-pop and rap music that followed on the foot heels of the early … Continue reading

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P-Model – In A Model Room

P-Model – In a Model Room (1979). I’ve been listening to a lot of P-Model lately and you should too. They were a Japanese New Wave band from the late 1970s/early 1980s that ended up lasting until 1999. Anyway, I … Continue reading

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Bum Kon – Drunken Sex Sucks

Bum Kon – Drunken Sex Sucks (Smooch Records) 2008. As someone who moved to Denver later in life, I was not around for the hardcore zeitgeist of the early 1980s. I mentioned a long time ago in a write-up on … Continue reading

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