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GENTLEMEN Sex Tape Demo CS

Being a punk band a couple decades ago must've been tough.  Being a bummer punk band like Flipper, Stick Men With Rayguns, Drunks With Guns, or Feedtime (Gentlemen's fellow countrymen) must've been even tougher.  Getting people to care about ugly, repetitive, shit-fi music isn't an easy task.  That's one reason why I admire the people […]

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DEMON'S CLAW The Defrosting of Walt Disney CD/LP

Montreal's Demon’s Claw hearkens back to the time when the 60’s revolution moved from big city university campuses to trailer parks and filling stations whilst the drugs of choice shifted from pot and Owsley purple to tuinols and ephedrine-soaked cotton balls cracked outta asthma inhalers. Demon’s Claw takes elements of stock garage-rock and the high […]

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DEATH RATTLE #4

Cold wind biting means only one thing and that is that it is goddamn cold out there… at least in this part of the country that has seasons. As the nights get blacker and bleaker (how about that Solstice/lunar eclipse, huh?) so does the metal… and that is a wonderful occasion. Where I celebrated thrash […]

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FRANKIE ROSE AND THE OUTS s/t CD/LP

A brief career spanning Vivian Girls to Dum Dum Girls (not much of a span, true), drummer Frankie Rose should seem destined for a solo venture in doo-wop of some sort. Vivian Girls are essentially a doo-wop band disguised as a punk band. Dum Dum Girls are a doo-wop band, not quite disguised. And on […]

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THE ENDTABLES s/t LP/CD

The only reason I know anything of the Endtables is due to their inclusion on that Bloodstains Across The Midwest compilation from the early nineties. I remember their track sticking out for the simple fact that it sounded more like it should have come out of Los Angeles in the early eighties rather than Louisville, […]