photo courtesy of Mike JonesAs major record labels continue to consolidate their lineups, it might seem an unlikely time to start an independent record label. Yet, for Mike Jones, founder of I Hate Punk Rock Records, starting his label in the mid 2000s came as naturally as expanding his perso ... More >>
On the heels of their Epitaph Records debut, In Desolation, Minneapolis' Off With Their Heads have clearly hit their stride. After churning out several albums and split seven-inches on Florida punk-core institution No Idea Records and gaining more and more punk-rock cred with each release, the quart ... More >>
8 p.m. Thursday, July 8. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
What: First punk show at a two-story tavern in Soulard.Where: Tip Top Food & Spirits, 9th and Victor streets, home of the RFT's "Best Bar Food" in 2008.Why: Because a show at a new, intimate venue is cause for excitement.Who: Baltimore's Deep Sleep, New Jersey's Psyched to Die, and locals the Hu ... More >>
Independent media and labels bear the brunt of the postal service raising its rates.
Tuesday, April 10; Creepy Crawl