Sam Yurick like his guitars like his women: loud, scuffed, and turned up to 11 Punk has been up against it’s existential limit ever since the first kid said “punk’s not dead”, maybe even earlier, depends on which destructive appetites you value and to which ends. I’m going to skip the semantics and say the… Continue reading »
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What Lamont “Bim” Thomas does as Obnox is not unique. Rather, Obnox shouldn’t be unique. Instead of approaching popular music’s history in a linear way — First there were the bluesmen, then the white men who stole from the black bluesmen. Then the white men got fat on Rock ‘N’ Roll and became prog […]
Louisville, Kentucky’s trio of face melters, White Reaper, are about to drop their debut EP with Polyvinyl Records (out on June 24). This self-titled EP is 6 songs of rowdy punk rock sure to make any fans of Ty Segall and Thee Oh Sees sit up a…
SLAVVE is a 2-piece band from West Palm Beach, FL. Though they have since relocated to Brooklyn, the duo has deep roots in the music they’ve always loved. Started as a home project by guitarist/vocalist Chuka Chukuma, SLAVVE’s vibe is all systems go. Fully formed in the summer of 2013, Chuka recruited drummer + childhood friend Marcos Marchesani, former member of Weird Wives & Surfer Blood, to make everything bigger + louder.
SLAVVE can be heard in full effect on their upcoming self-titled EP. Recorded in just 2 days, the EP is a glimpse into the powerful, gripping force that is SLAVVE. In an effortless mix of punk, post-punk, screamo & hardcore,
Today, the guys share a new track in advance of the EP’s forthcoming release (out 06.24 via Bloodmoss Records).
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Fucked Up Glass Boys Matador Records Every generation needs a Fucked Up, a band who of punks who flout convention and twist expectations until the word punk, itself, becomes even more devoid of meaning. From album-side long singles inspired by the Chinese Zodiac to a rock opera, a fucking 21st Century rock […]