Tag Archives: punk


September 29, 2021

Arcane Alley 2021 They talked, they danced, they’re back to their devices once more: American rebels mature but refuse to grow up. A mere two full-length albums in more than four decades may mean either nefarious non-conformism or predatory unprofessionalism, … Continue reading

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ANTI-FLAG – 17 Song Demo

September 11, 2021

Anti-Flag 1992 / New Red Archives 2021 Pittsburgh’s purveyors of political punk put out a proposition that pugnacious punters can’t pass by. They might have been a bunch of ennui-entranced suburban bums but their acerbic vitriol, bolstered by acidic riffs, … Continue reading

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MOURNING NOISE – Mourning Noise

July 18, 2021

Cleopatra 2021 New Jersey’s horror seekers corral their entire oeuvre for comprehensive, if eternally lo-fi, anthology. Hardcore also-rans, MOURNING NOISE were THE MISFITS disciples most famous for featuring the future SAMHAIN and DANZIG drummer Steve Zing in their ranks rather … Continue reading

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June 25, 2021

Primal Beat 2021 Matured and taking responsibility for what’s going on around them, veterans of SoCal punk circles create righteous racket on album number two. Greg Antista had had enough affairs with substances to assume he should get a firmer … Continue reading

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STIFF LITTLE FINGERS – Live At Rockpalast 1980 & 1989

June 21, 2021

MiG Music 2021 Incorrigible Belfast foursome bring their tuneful and inflammable guile ‘n’ bile to the fellow punks of Deutschland – as captured at the two ends of the ’80s in aural and video form. Charts-scaling if fiercely independent, nihilistic … Continue reading

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