By Bradley BarnesMusic Journalist Texas has produced a number of excellent post-hardcore and noise rock bands since the earliest days of those genres. Austin’s Cherubs came out of a 20-year hibernation a few years ago, El Paso’s At The Drive-In … Continue reading Dining With Dogs: The Problem With Friends Album Review
By Wally Perez Music Journalist Artist: Du Blonde Album: Lung Bread for Daddy Release Date: Feb. 22, 2019 Website: https://www.dublonde.co.uk/ Beth Jean Houghton, known as Du Blonde in the music world, isn’t afraid to tell it how it is or … Continue reading Du Blonde: Lung Bread for Daddy Album Review
By Keller Bradberry Music Journalist Artist: FIDLAR Album: Almost Free Release Date: January 25, 2019 Label: MOM+POP Website: https://fidlarmusic.com/tour/ After three years without a record, California skate-punk group FIDLAR released their third full length album, Almost Free. Lead vocalist and … Continue reading FIDLAR: Almost Free Album Review
By Nicole Wolf Photojournalist March 17, 2018. The café/bar was filled with tattooed, leather-wearing punk rock fans eating free BBQ and drinking free beer. Bands such as Despero, Steadfast, Heels, Mr. Lewis and the Funeral 5, and Fat by the … Continue reading Altercation Punk Rock BBQ Gallery
By Sawyer Stull Music Journalist Artist: The Frights Album: You Are Going To Hate This Release Date: February 12, 2016 Website: http://www.thefrights.com/home.html The Frights are a three-piece surf-punk, dirty doo-wop band from San Diego, California. The band was originally formed as … Continue reading The Frights: You Are Going To Hate This Review
By Brie East Music Reviewer Artist: Shopping Album: Why Choose Label: Fat Cat Records Release Date: October 2, 2015 Website: https://soundcloud.com/shoppingband Punk music in 2015 is exciting. Bands like Downtown Boys and Sheer Mag are making massive waves in scenes … Continue reading Shopping: Why Choose Review
By Andrew Nogay Blog Content Contributor Artist: Destruction Unit Album: Negative Feedback Resistor Label: Sacred Bones Release Date: September 18, 2015 Website: https://destructionunit.bandcamp.com/ Negative Feedback Resistor is Destruction Unit’s follow up to their acclaimed 2013 album Deep Trip, and … Continue reading Destruction Unit: Negative Feedback Resistor Review
Andrew Nogay Web Content Contributor This past Saturday, Destruction Unit played a show at the Mohawk in Austin. If they aren’t the best band in America, they very well might be the loudest. This was the third time I’ve seen … Continue reading Destruction Unit Destroys Austin
Andrew Nogay Web Content Contributor The hardcore punk scene is an interesting subculture in Austin. The same people show up at every show, bands share tons of members and overall seems rather inclusive. However, the music produced is excellent. The people involved … Continue reading Punk Is Not Destiny
Andrew Nogay Web Content Contributor It’s impossible to make a comprehensive list of all the ways the thousands of rock bands throughout the decades have named themselves. However, there are three ways that seem to be more common than … Continue reading Naming Punk Bands
Written and produced by Kyle Garcia Originating from Bad Frankenhausen Germany is a band called Captain Capa, a two-piece electronic group with a fast paced, highly dance-able synth-pop blend with early alternative elements, giving them a distinct sound. Currently as of … Continue reading Captain Capa for Warped Tour 2014!
Other Side Drive Borzoi, a charming punk trio, broke into the San Marcos music scene last fall. The group is comprised of student San Martians and Austinites. Taking their name from a long nosed, hairy long-legged breed of dog that … Continue reading Other Side Drive: Borzoi
Hailing out of the slums of Detroit the early 80’s American hardcore band, Negative Approach (NA), are preparing to take the stage… yet again. NA obviously doesn’t give a fuck and are more punk than you could ever be. The … Continue reading Detroit rock city? More like Detroit rot city…
Nowhere is safe, not even the back. You can’t hide behind your girl friend- the crowd will engulf her too! Come one, come all! Welcome to the cluster fuck of chaos that is Trash Talk! Continue reading Welcome To The Chaos Cluster That Is TRASH TALK!