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.
It feels like just yesterday that we were jamming and rocking and carrying on to PUJOL at Freakin’ Weekend V. Even though many moons have passed since then, we have a little something to remember that faithful night now. The fine folks at Philthy Phonographic Records have just released a flexi disc of “No Words” live from…
We’re coming at you a little late with the Rundown this week, and we’re sorry for that. There are some good shows to look forward to though! Tonight will find DIIV at Exit/In and Chainshot at the Stone Fox, Study Hall and more are at Betty’s on Thursday while R. Stevie Moore is at the Stone…
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….