• Tenement


    Bruised Music Volume One (Grave Mistake/Toxic Pop Records). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Ex Friends

    Ex Friends

    No Wonder We Prefer the Dark (Paper + Plastick). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Screeching Weasel

    Screeching Weasel

    As Carl F Gauze reports, every Mohawk and black t-shirted punk in Central Florida dropped in to pogo at the feet of Screeching Weasel and The Queers at the Hard Rock in Orlando.

  • Surfer Blood

    Surfer Blood

    Surfer Blood stole the headlining spot right out from under tour mates The Pains of Being Pure at Heart for a semi-hometown Orlando gig, but Jen Cray doesn’t think that they earned it.

  • Off With Their Heads

    Off With Their Heads

    Off With Their Heads slays an early afternoon crowd in Orlando.

  • Teenage Bottlerocket

    Teenage Bottlerocket

    Teenage Bottlerocket may just be one more example of the great influence that The Ramones have had on music, but Jen Cray didn’t come to judge.

  • Smoking Popes

    Smoking Popes

    The Smoking Popes remind us of a time when Pop/Punk wasn’t an insult, and bands didn’t have to try so hard to be cool. The recently reunited Chicago band brought their sounds to Orlando and Jen Cray checked in for the fun.

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