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’s a Topanga throw-down tonight with Human Highway/Solo Trans at Belcourt and Croz himself at Schermerhorn. Of course Nobunny and Cowboys are at Betty’s and Homeshake are at Cobra if you’re looking for the nightlife. Things then get fairly quiet until the weekend. Ranch Ghost are at the Basement East on Friday while Ghostie (hehe)…
Things continue to slow down for Thanksgiving this week, but fear not, chillun, you’ll get your entertainment. The Last Waltz plays at Belcourt tonight, Sun Seeker, Ranch Ghost, and Datenight give us the show of the week at the East Room on Friday, Trouble in Mind recording artists Ultimate Painting will duke it out with…
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!