Play of the day - lankum Between earth and sky Rough trade “Overnight” sensations lankum released this double album nearly 2 years ago. overnight in this context means a band that have been grafting away for over 20 years, traveling and playing first as a two piece (lynched) on the edge of punk festivals. In … Continue reading Play of the Day – Lankum
Play of the day - The bomb Indecision No idea RecordsOnce upon a time their was naked raygun. They were neither naked on stage or in any way related to stingrays but the melodies in their hardcore sound were top class. As with most bands they ceased to be and a few years later singer … Continue reading Play of the day – The Bomb
Play of the day - bangers Bird Specialist subject records Guitar terrorists, Bangers, decommissioned their instruments a couple of years ago but we still have the memory of three albums. Bird was their final one and saw the band singing tunes for you to just enjoy listening to. I never tire of them.
Play of the day - lemuria Recreational Hate Big Scary Monsters /Asian Man records / turbo worldwide A pure blast of sensible pop music. This is what pop music should be. No need for any more words, have a listen for yourself
Play of the day - exhex 2nd album form is indie rock band ex hex. It is a power pop rock journey. I was reminded of this band by listening to a recent turned out a punk podcast that interviewed Mart Timony. Mary was in autoclave and helium and has been plodding this mid paced … Continue reading Play of the day – Ex hex
..a dreamy pop fuzz drenched sound. There is a grungey feel at times with some songs riffing along in a post punk fashion. Nice and lo-fi and laid back with those guitars jangling away.
Get It TogetherLive FreeMake That A Take Fast paced sing along hardcore from Scotish punks Get It Together. They want to "live a life free of persecution" and are ready to scream about it. A metal free Propagandhi sound but with a hark back to fast pure hardcore in the old New York crew tradition. … Continue reading Play of the Day : Get It Together
Moving Targets The other side - demos and sessions expandedBoss Tuneage Formed in Boston, USA as a hardcore punk power-trio moving targets showcased the songwriting, guitar work and emotive vocals of Kenny Chambers. the band were an important part of the Boston underground rock scene of the 80s, releasing 4 albums over a 7 year … Continue reading Play of the Day – Moving targets
A page of punk / werewolves on motorcycles split 7”Drunken sailor records Sometimes I cycle to work, I would like to do it more but events tend to conspire against me at the best of times. It’s great heading in (better heading home) and going at a nice sedentary speed listening to whatever podcast or … Continue reading Play of the day – A Page of Punk
Dan Padilla / Down and OutsSplit 7”All in vinyl The perfect way to release your songs. Get a like minded band or individual, split the costs and have 2 songs each for people to get a feeler. I would prefer more information as a record sleeve can be a blank canvas for your band. In … Continue reading Play of the day – Dan Padilla