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VARIOUS ARTISTS – Punk Rock Christmas 2

December 2, 2019

Cleopatra 2019 Pinning down the season, aggro-ridden mob let it loose and get down with it. Yuletide is the time of silliness, and who’s better to tackle the holiday’s ludicrous aspects than artists whose usual modus operandi has always been … Continue reading

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PAT TRAVERS – Swing!

September 2, 2019

Purple Pyramid 2019 Giving the rhythm everything he’s got, Canadian guitar slinger is transported in the golden age of big bands to get his rocks off. If “Boom Boom (Out Go The Lights)” didn’t really evoke the patina of juke … Continue reading

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MITCH RYDER – Detroit Breakout!

August 16, 2019

Cleopatra 2019 Setting his wheels on fire, Motor City’s primal screamer uncovers a sacred cache of soul classics – and other chestnuts – in the company of unusual suspects. For all the racket this artist used to make in the … Continue reading

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THE MEMBERS – Version

August 4, 2019

Cleopatra 2019 Four decades on from their debut, English punks pay homage to kindred spirts and give their own spin to familiar melodies. It’s become a even for former nonconformists to resort to cover albums instead of performing original material … Continue reading

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U.K. SUBS – Subversions II

July 19, 2019

Cleopatra 2019 Punk legends’ sophomore foray into the terrain of former fellows and foes – full of fire if not ire. Having finished their alphabet-based album run, this British bunch found themselves liberated enough to pay a visit to other … Continue reading

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