Monday, August 31, 2015

Top 10 - August 2015

Top 10 - August 2015
1. RED DEATH “Permanent Exile” LP (Grave Mistake Records)
2. SAVAGEHEADS “Wrong Side of the Law” ep (Boomtown Records / Trabuc Records)
3. PURE DISGUST “Chained” ep (Katorga Works / Quality Control HQ)
4. NO “Treating People Like they don’t Exist” 12” (La Vida es un Mus)
5. FATIGUE “Bat Face” ep (Warthog Speak)
6. …IS DODELUK “Lederhosenzombies” ep (Kink Records / Pifia Records)
7. HANK WOOD AND THE HAMMERHEADS ‘Stay Home” LP (Toxic State Records)
8. INDICO “Καθρέφτης Ονείρων “ LP (Self-Released)
9. ABNORMI “ Noidankeha” ep (Self-Released)
10. BRUDTE LOFTER “Kobenhavn” ep (Halshugga Records)

* GRAVE MISTAKE RECORDS - P.O. Box 12482 / Richmond, VA / 23241 / USA /
* KATORGA WORKS - 184 Noll Street, Office 1 / Brooklyn, NY / 11237 / USA / // QUALITY CONTROL HQ -


Sunday, August 30, 2015

Radio - Sunday August 30th, 2015

Tonight's show is the latest installment of Notes from Behind the Iron Curtain with a focus on Hungary. Tonight's guest host is Dini Lazslo who grew up in Hungary and has been an avid collector of Hungarian punk all his life. you can download an MP3 of tonight's show or listen on the player above.

WYX – Association (Start)

SPIONS – Russian Way of Life (Egg)

BEATRICE - Nagyvarosi Farkas (Collective Art)

CPG - Báb vagy (Self-Released)
AGYDAGANAT - Tanítonéni (Live)
ETA - Telefonszámok (Live)

MODELLS – Vak Vagyok (Self-Released)
BIKINI – Ki Csinal Szodat 1 (Start)

QSS - hazám (Ragaly)
LENIN KÖRÚT - A munka himnusza

KRETENS - Bürokraták
MARINA REVUE - én vagyok az a srác

AURÓRA CIRKÁLÓ – Robotok (Self-Released)
FEGYELEM - Minden ki van találva (Self-Released)
TIZEDES MEG A TÖBBIEK - Zuhanj te bombázó (Self-Released)

A.M.D. - Bombázás (Self-Released)
VÁGTÁZÓ HALOTTKÉMEK - Ki vele az istenért (Alternative Tentacles)

MALOKIO – Home (Self-Released)
UNFUN - All The Secrets Of The World
THE SOFISTIFUCKS – Believe Me Alone (Self-Released)
WITHOUT – Human Cull / Drones (Self-Released)
SKINGRAFT – Coagulate (Self-Released)
DRY HEAVE – Libel! Slander! Libel! (Self-Released)
UNCLE RAY – Tough Guy (Self-Released)
POISON SPUR – Plague Fields (Self-Released)
THE BLIND SURGEONS OPERATION – Sleep Terror (Self-Released)

Tonight's demo feature is a new local band from Toronto called Grin. You can find their demo on their bandcamp page.

GRIN – Initiation Rites (Self-Released)
GRIN – Empty Every Night (Self-Released)
GRIN – Waiting (Self-Released)

Friday, August 28, 2015

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Radio - Sunday, August 23, 2015

Here is tonight's show and playlist.

NO PROBLEM - Killing Game (Taken by Surprise)

This set contains some re-issue, some songs that fit into a theme about the anniversary of the Hiroshima / Nagasaki bombings that ended WWII, and a new release by an old band. 

SQUATS – We Hate School (LaVida Es Un Mus)
DVA MINUTA MRZNJE - Moderna Omladina (No Plan)
THE LOOKOUTS - Living Behind Bars (Don Giovanni)
TOXIC REASONS – Limited Nuclear War (Sixth International)
SUBHUMANS – Hiroshima (SST)
UPRIGHT CITIZENS - Bombs Of Peace (Skvaller)
THE BUSINESS - Here's Johnny (Randale)

THE BRASS - American Ghetto (Self-Released)
GOOSEBUMPS - Sun Dog (Katorga Works)
IVY - Werkhouse (Katorga Works)
VCR - Bad News (Self-Released)

GLITTER - Perfect Day (Calgary Cassette Preservation Society)
STRAY SHEEP - Life is Beautiful – Work (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - Steppin Out of Line (Self-Released)
ZERO - Losin it (Self-Released)
WILD SIDE - Nothing Held Back (Self-Released)

FUCK YOU PAY ME - Steubenville City Limits (Tank Crimes)
TORSO - No Commonality (Self-Released)
G.L.O.S.S. - Outcast Stomp (Self-Released)
COCHINA - Complejo de Salvador Blanco (Self-Released)
PRETTY BOYS - Gorm Shelves (Self-Released)

NOMAD - 遺命
HJAMBLODNING – Mediaslav (Self-Released)
ORDEN MUNDIAL – Gusanos (Discos Basura)
COKE JAW – Process (Self-Released)
JUANITA Y LOS FEOS - Se ha Acabado (La Vida Es Un Mus)
NUBILES - Red Shift - Kansas City (Self-Released)
FASHIONISM - Quit Looking at the Time (Unreleased)

DUSTIN HOFFMAN - Major Asshole Inc - Slovenia
LOS CAIDOS - Resignarse (Self-Released)
RIFIUTO HC - Non Omologato - Torino, Italy
MIND CONTROL – Stuck (Self-Released)
ALIENATION - Here we are at the Dog Beach (Self-Released)
LET GO - The Connection (Self-Released)

Punk from South Africa featured on a compilation called "Stop Apartheid Now!

WILD YOUTH - Record Co's (Kids of the 80's)
SURF OR DIE – Moral (Kids of the 80's)
GAY MARINES - Your Gen. Makes Me Sick (Kids of the 80's)
RIOT SQUAD SA - Security System (Kids of the 80's)
LEOPARD - Boys & Bitches (Kids of the 80's)

DOGMATIST - All You Can Be (Adult Crash / Raw Birth)
CULTURE SHOCK - Stark Raving Mad. (Self-Released)
AJAX – Nothing (Static Shock)
ONE BY ONE - One By One-Not The Same (Lost Time)
FREEDOM - My Stance (Lost Time)
NEW VISION - Where It Ends (Self-Released)

THE SECRETS – Suzie Peroxide (Bomb)
THE DIODES – Mercenary Flight (Epic)
EMERGENCY – State of Emergency (Step 1)

Tonight's demo feature is a new band from Toronto and the demo can be downloaded from their bandcamp page. 

CHLORINE - Power (Self-Released)
CHLORINE - Buried Alive (Self-Released)
CHLORINE - Retribution (Self-Released)
CHLORINE - Human Weakness (Self-Released)
CHLORINE - Creatures / Mutants (Self-Released)

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Radio - Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Here is tonight's show or you can download an MP3 file and listen to it at your own convenience.

CRUTCHES – Condemned (Not Enough)

BIKINI KILL - Double Dare Ya (Kill Rock Stars)
X RAY SPEX – Art-i-ficial (EMI)
THE BAGS - Babylonian Gorgon (Dangerhouse)
THE BAYONETTES - We’re Doomed (Deranged)
STEEL CHAINS - Steel Chains (Crapoulet)

ZAKARY SLAX – Remains (Weird Canada)
AVERAGE TIMES – Summer Nights (Hosehead)
FIRST BASE – Just My Type (Hosehead)
EVIL ELVIS – Too Fast For You (Interpunk)
CRAMPS – Dames, Booze, Chains, and Boots (Intercord)

FATIGUE - Shivvers (Warthog Speaks)
BURNING LOVE - Don’t Ever Change (Deranged)
ABSOLUT – Savages (Runstate)
GAZM – Pit (Self-Released)
RED DEATH - Palace Of Unending Pain (Grave Mistake)
CONQUEST FOR DEATH - Many Nations, One Underground (Tankcrimes)

NEEDLES//PINS – Hale Bop (Hosehead / Mammoth Cave)
IGGY AND THE STOOGES – Gimme Some Skin (Bomp)
REPLACEMENTS – Gary's Got a Boner (Twin Tone)
RIPTIDES – You're Fuckin' Ugly
ANTI-CIMEX – Rose (No Bread)

SWEATSHOP BOYS - No Pity In The City (Crapoulet)
GOVERNMENT WARNING - Revolving Door (La Vida Es Un Mus)
PISSING MATCH - Cryptic Tongues (Self-Released)
DOGMATIST – Orifice (Adult Crash)
WASTOIDS – Waste (Self-Released)
NO – Reverse (La Vida Es Un Mus)

HANK WOOD AND THE HAMMERHEADS - Shook and Hungry (Toxic State)
THE JIM TABLOWSKI EXPERIENCE - Piss da Pants (Spastic Fantastic)
PREGNANCY SCARE - Master Race (Deranged)
PURE DISGUST - Caged Profit (Katorga Works)
SAVAGEHEADS - Wrong side of the law (X-Ploit / Twerp)
URBAN SAVAGE - Cop Riot (Savage)

SCUMRAID - Sibal Ggondae Saekki (Iron Lung)
SILENT ORDER - Chain (Self-Released)
ASID BATERI - Silent Spring (Self-Released)
BRUDTE LOFTER - Ærens Vej. (Halshugga)
IS DODELIJK – Richtig (Kink)
ALI BARBARE AND THE GRINDS - Get Filade (Crapoulet)
TOTAL DICKS - Care to Bleed (Self-Released)
MYSTIC INANE - Pervert in Society (Negative Jazz)

Our demo feature is a band we have played for the past two weeks. They are from Calgary and they are called the Pagans of Northumberland. The band features members of Knucklehead, the Disrupters, Mad Cowboys, and Motherfuckers. You can hear some of this on a bandcamp page at

THE PAGANS OF NORTHUMBERLAND – Tear It Apart (Self-Released)
THE PAGANS OF NORTHUMBERLAND – The Moonies Don't Know (Self-Released)

TOTAL LOVE - Sweet Tooth Blues (Self-Released)

Flyer - Sunday, August 16, 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Radio - Sunday August 9th, 2015

You can download tonight's show here.

THE PROWLERS - Tonight Tonight (Mad Butcher)

LIGHTMARES - Blew Up the Art School (Self-Released)
THE DIODES - Terminal Rock (Epic)
THE VILETONES - Danger Boy (Razor)
MERCURY GIRLS - Beautiful Sight (Self-Released)

THE OPPRESSED - We’re the Oppressed (Insurgence)
THE STRIKE - Action Man (Captain Oi!)
ULTRA VIOLENT - Dead Generation (Riot City)
VIOLENT END - Shackled (Lengua Armada)
VOICE OF ADDICTION – Daley Struggle (Self-Released)
THE BRASS - How Much Art II (Self-Released)

Punk from South East Asia with bands from India, Pakistan, Singapore, and Nepal.

DA PRIMITIVE FUTURE – Loose Motion (Tian An Men '89)
OPPOSITION PARTY - Taking Us For Fools (New Wave)
RAI KO RIS - Sangarsa (Self-Released)
Kali X Gula - Shakti Kapoor (Self-Released)

Some highlights of Nederpunk

NEUROOT – Police Provocation (Self-Released)
NITWITZ – Perfect Girl (Vogelspin)
THE CHOPS – Someone Like You (Welvaartstraat)
GOTTERFLIES – Hippie (Vogelspin)
COITUS INT. - Run to the Station (Rock Against)
DANGEROUS PYJAMAS – Throwaway Kids (Eqi Lanjaampaar)

LARM – Start (Axioma)
LARM – Pigean (Eenheidsfrontrecords)
VILLA FUNGUS – High Fivas All Around / DooieMus (Self-Released)
DEADSTOOLPIDGEON – Gonna Burn / This World (Crucial Response)
BIRDS OF A FEATHER – Noting Left (Crucial Response)

VITAMN X – I Can't get Enough (Havoc)
SEEIN RED – Channel Nothing (Ebullition)
SEEIN' RED – Manipulation (Rad Punk)
CITIZENS PATROL – I want to be boring (No Way)
MAINSTRIKE – This Age (Crucial Response)
MISSELIJK – Stiff Little Buzzkiller (Brock)
INDIREKT – Ik Wilde Leven (Diehard)
BETERCORE – Stand Up and Speak (Karatecore)

Tonight's demo feature is a great new band from Toronto called Brute Force. Brute Force features a member or some members from Vicious Cycle. The demo is available on-line at their bandcamp page

BRUTE FORCE - Intro / Damage (Self-Released)
BRUTE FORCE - WMC (Self-Released)
BRUTE FORCE - Reap What You Sow (Self-Released)

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Radio - Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

So earlier today the writ was dropped to dissolve parliament and a federal election has been initiated. The press conference that the Prime Minister gave was full of scare tactics, bullying and hyperbole, so the first set mostly has theme songs targeted at the election. You can hear the show on the player above, or look at the playlist below or download an MP3 file of the show.

ARTIFICIAL DISSEMINATION - Politic of Violence (Self-Released)

HARPER SS - Victimized (Crude City)
STRANGLED – Leader (Crude City)
BISHOPS GREEN - Government Lies (Rebellion)
PSEUDO - Plastic Bottles & Tubs (Self-Released)

This set is inspired by some re-issues that came out last month as I discovered in preparing for thew top 10 set near the end of the show.

FLAG OF DEMOCRACY – Powerload (Sound of Speed)
X - We're Desperate (Superior Viaduct)
LOS PUNK ROCKERS – Seventeen (Nevada)
DEPRESSIONS - Do Something (Barn)
THE STRANGLERS - Get a Grip (United Artists)

RHYTHM PIGS – Corona (Easy Money)
SEKRETSTAU - Punk Oi! (Bomb-All / Terror Tubbies)
SLOPPY KISSES - Crime Wave (Self-Released)
SROS Lord – Sniper (Self-Released)
VCR - Think Twice (Self-Released)
PERSPEX FLESH - Eight Legged Dreams (Static Shock)

WITNESS PROTECTION - Abuse & Annoy (Self-Released)
MAD TRAPPER – Takeover (Self-Released)
SIX BREW BANTHRA - Anti-Music, Part 2 (Regurgitated Semen)
SNUFFX – Anti-Music (Self-Released)

DOUBLE-O - Putting DC On The Map (Unreleased)
SKIN COLOUR - Manners Suck (Self-Released)
PREGNANCY SCARE – Lobotomy (Deranged)
VAGRANTS – Lineal (Self-Released)

This set pertains to the recent pepper spraying by the police of a hip hop crowd in Cleveland that were protesting polce violence.

SHAVED WOMEN - Bottom Feeder (Self-Released)
4-SKINS – A.C.A.B (Secret)
SLOUCH – ACAB (Self-Released)
CHUMBAWAMBA – Adversity (Agit Prop)
THE PARTISANS - Police Story (No Future)
RAW POWER - Police Police (Sudden Death)
VAASKA - Policia Policia (Beach Impediment)
CHOKEHOLD – Conditioned (Great American Steak Religion)
HAYMAKER - A.M.M.D.C. (Deranged)

Top 10 for July 2015
10. THUREMEMAN - De Raknar Vara Dagar (Gaphals)
9. UNIFORM - Evolve to Dust (Self-Released)
8. LIFEWRECK - Shaping the end (Self-Released)
7. WULFEN RAG - Kelly Thomas (Self-Released)
6. WORLD WARIX - If one of these bottles should happen to fall (Self-Released)
5. ALIENATION – Social Abuse (Self-Released)
4. BLANK SPELL - Malign Eye (Self-Released)
3. SERIOUS SHIT - Dark Skies and Abominations (Self-Released)
2. HARD SKIN - ASBO Baby (JT Classics)
1. SNIFFING GLUE - A Moral Disgust (Plastic Bomb)

Tonight's demo feature is the Chain from Calgary who played here within the past couple of weeks. They did a recording with cover songs and called it a Mix Tape with the more official title of "You can’t Drake the Chain" You can download the demo at their bandcamp page.

THE CHAIN - Chaintro (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - Choose Your Side (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - Can’t Break Free (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - We Stand (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - S.L.C.S.S.M. (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - YYC Mayhem (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - Standing Strong (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - Not Like You (Self-Released)
THE CHAIN - Your Mistake (Self-Released)

ASMEREIR - Eugenio el Ocioso (Self-Released)
VITAMIN X – Feel the Beat (Havoc)
SEEIN' RED – Homophobia (Peculio Discos)
FLIPPER - Ha Ha Ha (Subterranean)

Saturday, August 1, 2015

MRR Review - Bog Bodies