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.
Woof, we’re still hurting from that Oh Sees show on Saturday, but alas, time keeps on slipping. Gotta make sure you don’t slip too. Spanish Candles and Left and Right are at the End tomorrow, The Holidays, the Stasi, and a buncha other punk bands are at Betty’s on Wednesday, and The Paperhead are pulling a free double-header on Saturday. Don’t…
It’s not often that something creeps up into our inbox and actually makes our tail wag, but this newest jam from Sweet Rot Records is sounding prettttty good. Dreamsalon is a new name for us. Internet says they’re from Seattle and are made up of members of A Frames, the Intelligence, and Evening Meetings. All we know is this single,…
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….