- Music Reviews
- November 3, 2017
The Way Life Goes (Deluxe Edition) (Cleopatra Records). Review by Joe Frietze.
Time Bomb (Twin/Tone). Review by Scott Adams.
Shonen Knife play their first show in Tampa. If their fans have their way, it won’t be Shonen Knife’s last visit. Bob Pomeroy fills in the details.
Companion photo book to the documentary Salad Days, an exploration of Washington DC’s trailblazing hardcore punk scene.
11 Short Stories of Pain and Glory (ADA Music). Review by Joe Frietze.
Cosmetic (Goner). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Thrill Me! (New Granada). Review by Scott Adams.
Brighton (Exotic Fever). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Mortal Micronotz, Smash, Live, The Beast that Devoured Itself, 40 Fingers (Bar/None). Review by Scott Adams.
Adventure (Good Charamel Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
The Dicks From Texas (MVDVisual). Review by Scott Adams.
For How Much Longer Do We Tolerate Mass Murder. Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Anecdotes and high level analysis of the DIY punk culture reveal what we’ve known all along: Punks just wanna have fun. But a good fight is OK as well.
Midnight Twilight (Autumnsongs Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Low-budget posters for lo-fi bands that made the 1980’s bearable in Louisville Kentucky.
The rise of punk in our nation’s capital gets chronicled in Salad Days.
This is the Sonics. Review by Scott Adams.
Devo’s 2014 “Hardcore Devo” tour showed them going back to the days before Energy Domes, hit singles, or hope of radio airplay; back to the days of like-minded weirdoes banging out songs in the basement.
Pioneering ’90s emo band Rye Coalition were close enough to stardom to taste it. So what happened?