San Francisco’s Stoic Violence have their brand new debut 12″ available now from Katorga Works and Video Disease. It’s a split 12″ released through both labels that has the band leaving the gnarly dirty sound from their demos and embracing the use of a studio and a cleaner recording approach. You can check out one of the tracks – “Wretched Existence” – from the 8-song record below for a better idea of what we’re talking about. The self-titled album is loaded with chainsaw riffage and fuzzy bass and what more could you ask for? You can snag it from either label right now – here or here – but you should probably get on it sooner than later. As all KW releases go – you can also download it in-full for free right here.
This week starts out with a couple choice nights at the Belcourt — the Ringo-starring, sexually jarring Zappa classic 200 Motels plays tonight and then DePalma’s sound effects slinging, Travolta-toting thriller, Blow Out, is on Wednesday. Neither are to be missed! On into the week, Toxic State reps Haram play Glass Mènage on Thursday, the…
There’s something going on every night this week y’all– a true summer happening. Tonight is the ole Rock’N’Roll’N Skate Night as well as a special 8 off 8th hosted by your boy Spodee Boy, tomorrow Mouth Reader are at Glass Mènage while NÜ KÜHL BAR opens up at Betty’s, Mystery Lights are at Exit/In on…
So, we know you’ve been wondering what we’ve got up our sleeves this year for the day shows, after-party, buttons and all other details. Well, truly *blessed* r u, because we’ve got it all summarized here for you. More after the jump!