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.
Pretty deec week ahead of us. MERLE is the Ryman the next two nights for all the real heads, there’s a stacked bill at the Stone Fox on Wednesday [Sonny & the Sunsets, Cheap Time, and Fox Fun], the Clean [!!!!] play at the Stone Fox on Friday, and guitar guru Sir Richard Bishop plays at…
Quichenight is the moniker of Brett Rosenberg and in the last four years he’s released multiple cassettes that have some how floated under our radar. The albums are filled with splendid powepop songs reminiscent of Emitt Rhodes, Todd Rundgren and Big Star. If the dude above looks familiar, you’ve probably seen him playing guitar in the latest lineup of…
We told you on Monday that we would have some big news for Freakin’ Weekend coming up, and the time has come. To start things off, above this lil chunk of text is our poster for this year. NO, it doesn’t say Freakin’ Weekend anywhere on it. NO, it doesn’t list any of the bands….