The other night an associate and I were having a discussion regarding our distaste for crust-punk forefathers Amebix and other d-beat bands from the '80s/'90s -- "music that sounds like two castles crashing into one another," as we dubbed it. In the midst of this conversation, the band Christ On a C ... More >>
Image viaRob Thurmond, a member of the '80s hardcore punk band White Suburban Youth and the co-host of the one-time GaragePunk podcast Snake Alley, passed away earlier this month.
Thurmond was in WSY "from the spring of '85 until we broke up to form Ultraman in April of '86," says Tim Jamiso ... More >>
See more photos of the Kingshighway skatepark on KHVT's Flickr page‚ÄčNot-for-profit organizations normally choose vanilla-sounding names in order to attract (or at least not scare off) potential donors. As the name indicates, Kingshighway Vigilante Tranny (KHVT for short) is not a normal not-for-pr ... More >>
Jon ScorfinaRob Wagoner, of Bent, Adoring Heirs, Ultraman and Euclid Records fameRob Wagoner's record room is quite literally a room dedicated to collecting. Besides his massive 4000-piece record collection (which is painstakingly alphabetized with the loving help of his wife, Kim), his upsta ... More >>
As anyone knows, keeping a blog up-to-date and full of (constant) fresh content is no easy task. (Especially if you're wrangling it mostly by yourself.) Which is why our blogroll has fallen into mad disarray. So I'm asking you, A to Z readers, to help point me toward sites we don't link (but sh ... More >>