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BINKY PHILIPS and THE PLANETS – Established 1972 NYC

May 28, 2019

Binky Philips and the Planets 2019 For punk’s sake! “The only band that didn’t get signed” eventually muscle up for their first-ever record release – youthful, if filled with nostalgia. One may approach this collective cautiously, with a pinch of … Continue reading

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April 9, 2019

Happy Growl 2019 From the dark reaches of the ’80s and out of Wisconsin, unconventional trio take an angst-ridden trip into their psyche. With their blend of punk spikiness and new-wave spunk this band wouldn’t have looked out of place … Continue reading

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MIGHTY QUINN – Mighty Quinn & The Oakland Ronin

November 24, 2018

Mighty Quinn 2018 Jumping queues and makin’ haste, Californian artist goes for the jugular. A dozen pieces in thirty-three minutes: that’s how an album must run for maximum impact, and that’s how Quinn Walker struts his stuff. The singer’s come … Continue reading

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THE BRUTALISTS – The Brutalists

September 17, 2018

Cleopatra 2018 Hard rock veterans resort to the pub to pay homage to their roots by revisiting imaginary days of yore with original material. “I don’t know what’s going on, and I don’t really care!” – here’s a sneer whose … Continue reading

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RAT SCABIES – P.H.D. (Prison, Hospital, Debt)

July 17, 2018

Cleopatra 2018 No damnation for the wicked: punk lynchpin opens up for personal enterprise – entertaining and engaging. Christopher John Millar, may have been been dabbling with writing since THE DAMNED’s first LP where the drummer-penned “Stab Your Back” introduced … Continue reading

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