General Admission is Closed

I wanted to start a thing that would’ve given me a chance to give back to a scene that I care for deeply. I wanted to expose stuff to people, and …

Gag – Still Laughing LP

Hey, so the thing that I hate about a lot of recent hardcore bands is that they almost to a single band, drench their vocals in reverb, making them a unintelligible …

Gag – Killing For Both Realities 3 ’92 LP

A collection of releases all in one place and serves as a pretty good introduction to the band – starting off with a wail of feedback and off and running with …

What Not To Buy on Record Store Day 2020 (August)

I try to every Record Store Day, sift through the absolute dreck of releases and list what you should and shouldn’t buy – of course my tastes lead me to only …

Disputing an Indisputable List

Kerrang published a feature last month about the best hardcore band from each American state. They took a few liberties — more on that in the body of the critique. The list is …

Podcast #5 — May 2018: Hamilton 70’s and 80’s

These are some notes about, and the songs played, in this podcast. Released, well, eight days late. Whoops! Simply Saucer — Illegal Bodies excerpt from an interview with Edgar Breau (full interview here) …

Record Store Day 2018

Record Store Day is a collective way to get people interested in records, and hopefully have them start collections themselves. Most music aficianados have a collection, whether tightly curated and maintained …

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