Dead End “Suicide Notes”

French punk rock band DEAD END has been around for more than 20 years! Despite all those years and numerous line-up changes, Wattie (vocals/guitar) always managed to keep DEAD END alive and kicking. On this new album, you can obviously hear Wattie’s punk rock’n’roll roots in songs like “Autophobia”, “The Cheater”, “Loser”, or “Shout”, and while some songs like “Bring Us Solutions”, or “Political Shits” … Continue reading Dead End “Suicide Notes”

The Latter Day Skanks “Devilishly Dirty” EP

Portland’s punk rock scene seems to be very active nowadays. Preaching a message of equality through satire, The LATTER DAY SKANKS like their punk rock fast and raw as you can hear in opening song “Son Of Perversion (Warren Jeffs.)” These guys probably studied poetry with GG ALLIN (“Piss On Your Face)” and look like a Halloween version of the NEW YORK DOLLS, but songs … Continue reading The Latter Day Skanks “Devilishly Dirty” EP

The Hot LZ’s – Your Hangover’s Hangover!

The HOT LZ’s are bringing back old-school punk rock to the map! We asked them a few questions about the band, Portland, and their debut album “Aggravate My Mind.” Can you introduce the band? Jon: Captain Jonny Sensitive. I play the bass Ethan: Ethan Klickman, I play the drums and I don’t have a nickname Matt: Matt “Wet” Waters and I play the guitar Mark: … Continue reading The Hot LZ’s – Your Hangover’s Hangover!

Born Loose – Music To Drive, Fuck and Kill To

After reviewing a few of their releases, it was time to ask BORN LOOSE a few questions. Drummer Eric Robel tells us almost everything… Can you give us a bit of history, when did BORN LOOSE start? It started back in February of 2009. Larry had been living in NYC for a bit by then and had recently suffered the loss of his good friend … Continue reading Born Loose – Music To Drive, Fuck and Kill To

Born Loose “Death From Above” 10″

NYC’s wildest rock’n’roll machine BORN LOOSE are back with 5 new songs on a 10″ vinyl record. Opener “Death From Above” confirms that these guys still like it fast, raw and dirty. “Payback” is full of rage, screams and crazy Chuck Berry solos, and “Reverse Cowgirl” is a punk’n’roll bomb reminding me of early TURBONEGRO. B side starts with sleazy gutter punk “Run, Run, Runt, … Continue reading Born Loose “Death From Above” 10″