Sunday, April 30, 2017

Radio - Sunday, April 30th, 2017

Tonight's show features the best new releases from April, a feature on Toronto's post punk origins courtesy of Nick Smash, and a demo feature by Ottawa's Durs Coeurs. Download a copy of tonight's show here.

LAST DAYS - Torn In Two Parts (Blame the Victim)

BURNOUT - Survivors of Suicide (T Live a Lie / Blast House)
LACE - Youth Hinge (Iron Lung)
DROPDEAD - The Final Chapter (Armageddon)
HVAC – T&S (Self-Released)
KORROSIVE – Maniac (Distort Reality)
WARSICK - Fight to Break Control (Unreleased)

Y2K - Sickle Swings (Self-Released)
GOVERNMENT FLU - Misplaced Anger (Refuse)
AGENT - Endless Disposal (Ciabatta Brain)
S-21 - Year Zero (World Gone Mad)
NOSFERATU - Spectator  (Self-Released)

HEADSPLITTERS - Severed Hand (Self-Released)
HELLO BASTARDS - If Not You, Who? If Not Now, When?(Refuse)
SCRAPS - Wrapped Up (Be Yourself)
RENDER USELESS - Desperation Days (Slow to Burn)

Top 10 - April 2017
URANIUM CLUB - That Clown's Got A Gun (Static Shock)
HAISTELIJAT - Plenta Kohounaa (Nuuhkaja / Joteskii Groteskii)
HUMMINGBIRD OF DEATH - You Had Better Enjoy Treating People Like Shit While You Can (To Live a Lie / Riotous Outburst)
BEARTRAP – Kneel (To Live a Lie / Riotous Outburst)
THE UNKNOWN THREAT - No Escape (Self-Released)
ACCIDENTE – Complicidad (Pfia)
CAREER SUICIDE - Row on Row (Deranged)
VIIMEINEN KOLANNA – Tie (Self-Released)
ABNORMI - Sota on Helvetti (Self-Released)
CONCEALED BLADE - Blame Game (Beach Impediment)
CORRECTIVE MEASURE - No Acceptance (Refuse)

Nick Smash, of Smash It Up zine and Alone and Gone, put together a look at Toronto's post-punk origins through a series of hard to find compilations and cassette releases, which is timely given how much of the current scene is influenced by early new wave and general outsider punk. Here is a closer look at some of what Toronto had to offer. Thanks to Aldo Erdic for his production work on this. 

BREEDING GROUND – Mind the Gap (Self-Released)
WOODS ARE FULL OF CUCKOOS – Awesome Penguins (Self-Released)
KINETIC IDEALS – Deadman's Cadence (Self-Released)
FIFTH COLUMN - Hit the Dirt (Urban Scorch Compilation)
THE PARTY'S OVER – Half Life Curve (Urban Scorch Compilation)
THE STURM GROUP – Upon a Nerve (Green Fuse)
RENT BOYS INC. - High Meat (Self-Released)
L'ETRANGER – Light in the Morning (Sounds from the Streets)
BLOODFIRE – Natty Dub (Self-Released)
JAMES GRAY – Come out of your Shell (Nervous Recordings)
THE VITAL SINES - Rhythm of Dark (Self-Released)
UGLY MODELS – Not for Me (Smash Tapes)

Tonight's demo feature is from a band from Ottawa. This was recorded in 2014. You can download the demo from bandcamp. The band is playing at Varning.

DURS COEURS – Piege (Self-Released)
DURS COEURS – J'en Al Vu Assez (Self-Released)
DURS COEURS – Les Memes Histoires (Self-Released)
DURS COEURS – Coeurs Durs (Self-Released)

Top 10 – April 2017

1. CORRECTIVE MEASURE "No Acceptance" (Refuse)
2. CONCEALED BLADE LP (Beach Impediment)
3. ABNORMI / VIIMEINEN KOLANNA split (Insane Society)
4. CAREER SUICIDE "Machine Response" (Deranged)
5. ACCIDENTE "Pulso" (Contraszt)
6. THE UNKNOWN THREAT Demo (Self-Released)
8. PIERRE & BASTIEN "Musique Gresque" (SDZ)
9. HAISTELIJAT "Plenta Kohounaa" (Joteski Groteski / Nuuhkaja)
10. URANIUM CLUB "All of Them Natural" (Fashionable Idiots)

* SDZ -

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Radio - Sunday, April 23, 2017

We started off tonight's show with a band from Barcelona recorded originally in 1978 but released in 2012. Download tonight's show here.

ELS MASTURBADORS MONGOLICS – Por aqui por alla (Munster)

BAGHEAD – Scab (Self-Released)
CEROTE - Speak Spanish or Die (Self-Released)
CONCEALED BLADE - Active Shooter - Web Of Lies (Beach Impediment)
LOSE LOSE - Blood Pressure (Self-Released)
HONNOR SS – D-fire (Self-Released)
BOMBARDEMENT - Through Pain And Violence (Self-Released)
VIIMEINEN KOLONNA - Liha on Heikko (Blame the Victim / Filthy Rat / Insane Society)

The Dead Boys will be in town tomorrow night so here is a set inspired by the DEAD BOYS. 

CHEETAH CHROME – Take Me Home (Numero Group)
WHITE HEAT – Nervous Breakdown (Valium)
WASTED LIVES – Divorce (Spoken)
THE VICTIMS – Disco Junkies (1977)
DEAD BOYS – Caught with the Meat in Your Mouth (Sire)

CULTURE SHOCK - Forever and Ever (JMR)
THE HUM HUMS – Some Kinda Shit (Waterslide)
BANGS – Dirty Knives (Kill Rock Stars)
SHEER MAG – Can't Stop Fighting (Static Shock)
HI-FI'S – Look What You've Done (Show Time)

Inspired by the election in France

PETITE - Gente Play (Self-Released)
RIXE - Tenter Le Diable (La Vida Es Un Mus)
NO CLASS - Blue Collared Rock And Roll (Self-Released)
COMBAT FORCE – Fight (Self-Released)
LAST DAYS - I Have the Right (Self-Released)
PMS 84 - Gaza (Self-Released)
BRASS - Don’t Look at Me (Self-Released)
STREETLIGHT SAINTS - Bash the Fash (Self-Released)

GAUNT – USA (Thril Jockey)
ADAPTORS – Trust in Technology (Plastik Rapture)
THE ELECTRIC VOMIT – Treasure Hunt (Garbage Bag)
THE CITY LIMITS - Morse Code Messages (Luggage)

Tonight's demo feature is of a band that wil be at this year's Varning. The demo reminds me a lot of Diskonto who are one of my all time favourites. You can download this demo from bandcamp.

MOBLISH – System of Fear (Self-Released)
MOBLISH – Exit of Death (Self-Released)
MOBLISH – Feed on the Flesh(Self-Released)
MOBLISH – Self Slaughter(Self-Released)
MOBLISH – Hallucinations of Freedom (Self-Released)

NATIONS ON FIRE - Ecology (Refuse)
SNFU - No Never (Cruzar)

Friday, April 21, 2017

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Radio - Sunday, April 16th, 2017

Tonight's show starts off with a sentiment we agree with from a split. Download an MP3 of the show and load it on your mobile device.

KICK IT - The Pit is for Everyone (Kink)

CIOS – Intro (Street Influence / Warsaw Punk)
DUFFY'S CUT - Fade To Olive Drab (Oi the Boat)
THE DARTS – Revolution (Dirty Water)
ACCIDENTE - La Revuelta Real (Pifia)
THE MERTON PARKAS - In The Midnight Hour (WEA)
THE EVAPORATORS - Eat to Win (Mint)
FASHIONISM - Back in the Day (Neon Taste)

LIGHTMARES – Another One about Victoria(Self-Released)
THE NASTIES – Time is Now (Self-Released)
STRANGE ATTRACTOR – Johnny Black Cat (Red Lounge)
B-LINES – Psychedilc High School (Deranged / Nominal)
EASY MONEY – Standing in your Shadow (Hosehead / Neon Taste)

April 24th will be the 101 st anniversary for the Easter Uprising in Ireland. I was listening to a radio documentary about this and was inspired to program a set of Irish punk bands and bands that sing about the troubles in the Emerald Isle. 

CRASS – Nineteen Eighty Bore (CRASS)
EX-PRODUCERS – P-Check (Spit)
SHOCK TREATMENT - Belfast Telegraph (Good Vibrations)
CULTURE SHOCK - Northern Ireland (Bluurg)
STIFF LITTLE FINGERS - Suspect Device (Rough Trade)
YOUNG LIONS – Goodnight Belfast (Schizophrenic)
LAWFUCKER – Fearbomb (Self-Released)
RUNNIN RIOT - Divide & Conquer (Rejected)

THE DAMNED – One Way Love (Stiff)
59 TIMES THE PAIN – Freedom Station (Burning Heart)
THE FACTION – I Decide for Me (Sessions)
AGENT ORANGE – Breakdown (Posh Boy)
THE COYOTE MEN – Who Rattled Your Cage (Estrus)

BRUTAL YOUTH – Sanguine (Stomp)
BORN WRONG – How Will I Survive (Schizophrenic)
BLEEDING GUMS - Cold Spell (Self-Released)
MONGOLOID - Dick in the Dirt (Deranged)
ALIENATION - Dad Body (Self-Released)
REMWAR - Secret Police (Self-Released)

DIRTY FENCES – Sid (Dirty Water)
THE BELLRAYS – Dream Police (Poptones / Telstar)
THE RAMONES – Time Has Come Today (Sire)
The FIZZ POPS – You Got Soul (Self-Released)

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Radio - Sunday, April 9th, 2017

LIFESPITE - Blown To Shreds (Bones Brigade)

SVORDOM – Snutjävel (Self-Released)
SELKASAUNA – Tuomiopäivä (Self-Released)
AARITILA - Hulluuden Dynastia (Feral Ward)
WAR ALL THE TIME - The Amber Room (Crime Scene)
ABSOLUT - Crisis (Beach Impediment)
DESPERAT - Vi Förstör Var Jord (Beach Impediment)

SHOTMAKER – Failure (Troubleman Inc)
RYE COALITION – Great Communicator (Gern Blandsten)
SAMUEL – Lives of Insects (Art Monk Construction)
QUICKSAND – Dine Alone (Polydor)
IRE – Sympathy Trail (The Mountain Collective)

DARK TRIP - Book of the Dragon (Self-Released)
TOMMY & THE COMMIES - Suckin' in your 20s (Self-Released)
ARTIFICIAL DISSEMINATION – Walt Disney was a Nazi (Self-Released)
HERD OF WASTERS - Artisan Assholes (Self-Released)
RAPID LOSS - Kill You Dead (Self-Released)
ULTRA VIOLENCE -. No Help (From Up Above) (Welfare)
ELEUTHEROS - Peeping Tom (Self-Released)
SYNDROME 81 - N'oublie Jamais (Offside / Savage)

PLAYBOY MANBABY – You Can Be A Fascist Too (Dirty Water)
THE CHEAP CASSETTES – Get Low (Rum Bar Records)
MORAL PANIC – Neck Tattoo (Slovenly)
THE CONNECTION – Stay With Me (Rum Bar Records)

APATIA - Motto (Refuse)
THE CORPSE - Apatia (Warsaw Pact)
TZN XENNA - To Jest Ten Cztowiek (Refuse)
GO! - Decide (Refuse)
VOWELS - Dxwn xnd xxt (Refuse)

POISON 13 – What a Way To Die
CIRCLE JERKS – Put a Little Love in Your Heart
CAREER SUICIDE – Kill the Warden
THE CLASH – Police on my Back

EEKUM SEEKUM - Under the Vinyl Siding, the Cedar! (Self-Released)
Y2K - Languishe the Bite (Self-Released)
MOLLOT - Hammer Not a Nail (Self-Released)

You can download the show here.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Radio - Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

We started tonight's show with a band from Vancouver found on the third volume of Smash the State. Download the show here.

SIGGY MAGIC AND THE HEY-HOE BAND - Tooth Decay (Self-Released)

AHOE-AHOEA - i4iii (Self-Released)
OS REPLICANTES :Nictotina” (Nada Nada Discos)
PHILLIPPINE VIOLATORS – My Generation (Twisted Red Cross)
PERKELE - Smash It (Spirit of the Streets)
ID – Przedmiescia (Warsaw Pact)
ADRENALIN O.D. - Suburbia (Buy Our Records)
YOUTH YOUTH YOUTH – Turds (Self-Released)

THE APE-ETTES – Safety Strands (Self-Released)
COLD WARPS – Sleepist (Pentagon Black)
OUTTACONTROLLER – Prime Time (Jarama)
AVERAGE TIMES – She Knows (Hosehead)
FASHIONISM – One Shot (Neon Taste)

VICIOUS X REALITY – Blindfold (Refuse)
POWERBOMB - Brothers of Destruction (Self-Released)
KOVAA RASVAA – Salainen Agentti (Emancypunx)
NOSEBLEED - Climb (Self-Released)
RATA NEGRA - Espinas En El Corazón (La Vida Es Un Mus)
ZLODZIEJE ROWEROW – Punk Rock Song (Refuse)

EASY MONEY – It Keeps Me Living (Neon Taste / Hosehead)
LORDS OF ALTAMONT – Bury Me Alive (Fargo)
OI POLLOI – Let the Boots Do the Talking (Ruptured Ambitions)
TRICKY WOO – Teenage Hurricane (Sonic Unyon)
FLIPPER – Sex Bomb (Subterranean)

Top 10 – March 2017
10. DISVEIN - The Endless Fight (Self-Released)
9. IRON EYE - Give It Up (Self-Released)
8. PISSE - Hundegelatine (Self-Released)
7. BUDDY SYSTEM - The Grudge (Self-Released)
6. LEMONADE - Noches Blancas (Not Normal / Thrilling Living)
5. NAIVE SENSE - Kerosene (Self-Released)
4. GYPSY SS - Hardcore (Pizza Days)
3. TERRORSTAT - Forpliktelser (Byllepest Distro)
2. NEGATIV - N.A.T. (Byllepest Distro)
1. DEPROGRAM - Nuclear Winter (Self-Released)

We got to hear part of Alien Boys demo titled "Self Critical Theory". For fans of Jingo de Lunch this is a must hear. You can get their demo from their bandcamp page. 

ALIEN BOYS – Anthem (Self-Released)
ALIEN BOYS – Don’t Shoot (Self-Released)
ALIEN BOYS – Debassment (Self-Released)
ALIEN BOYS – Silencer (Self-Released)