Play of the Day: Tragical History Tour

Play of The Day Tragical History Tour In a word Frankie Stubbs. Well that was two words but FFrankie deserves to break convention. Powerful poetic and melancholic. I love listening to Frankie Stubbs, the gravel in his voice takes me in and hugs me. There's a fraility, a sadness almost. it shows we are all … Continue reading Play of the Day: Tragical History Tour

Play of the day: Autonamads

Play of The Day Autonamads I was hoping to get to see Autonomads on their recent Irish tour with captain hotknives but the real world kicked in and I couldn't get out. Their "One day All This Will be Gone was a great collection of Citizen Fish esque punk. The new record has more of … Continue reading Play of the day: Autonamads

Play of the day: Ceilings

Play of The Day Ceilings Little Rocket Records are fast becoming a label to revere. Showcasing sing along punk rock from Europe and Canada. Ceilings are a three piece, Punk Rock band who are based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The band have recently come together with Little Rocket Records to release their new E.P. “Wake Up … Continue reading Play of the day: Ceilings

Book of the week; Noam Chomsky – Global discontents

Noam Chomsky Global discontents Chomsky and David barsamian Penguin books Where to start with Chomsky? Bad religion introduced me to him with their new world order 7”. Manufacturing consent then came out and for a while I tried to read all I could from him. It helped that maximum rock and roll and even Razorcake … Continue reading Book of the week; Noam Chomsky – Global discontents

Play of the day: Custody

Play of The Day Custody Custody are on a European tour with Holiday. For Custody this is a chance to promote their critically acclaimed, self titled debut album which is out now on Little Rocket Records. The release is available as a limited edition coloured Vinyl, CD and download. Custody are skilful and deft in … Continue reading Play of the day: Custody

Play of the day: Old Wives

Play of The Day Old Wives Old Wives are Edmonton's own punk rock powerhouse and currently playing a few dates in Europe to promote their debut LP Three, out now on Little Rocket Records. It's that perfect summer mix of sing along heartfelt punk tunes. Crank up the volyume, get some friends over and talk … Continue reading Play of the day: Old Wives

Play of the Day: Trouble Pilgrims

Play of The Day - Trouble Pilgrims I have written about Trouble Pilgrims many times on this blog here and herebut it's nice to hear this track now available on bandcamp. It's on the much applauded debut album, Dark Shadows and Rust so dip in and go further niallhope

Play of the day: Jesus Piece

Play of the Day Jesus Piece JESUS PIECE: PHILADEPLHIA METALLIC HARDCORE GROUP TO RELEASE THEIR DEBUT ALBUM ONLY SELF, VIA SOUTHERN LORD IN AUGUST; NEW TRACK "CURSE OF THE SERPENT" AND PRE-ORDERS POSTED Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based metallic hardcore group Jesus Piece have their raging debut album, Only Self, confirmed for release on the 24th of August … Continue reading Play of the day: Jesus Piece

Play of the Day: Nadah El Shazly

Play of the Day Nadah El Shazly Starting out singing Misfits covers in a local punk band, then moving onto producing her own electronic tracks and making a name for herself in Cairo’s underground scene, Nadah El Shazly’s backstory is not that unusual. Her debut album on the other hand, is an entirely unexpected story. … Continue reading Play of the Day: Nadah El Shazly