Monthly Archives: March 2006

Offbeats – Why Do You… E.P. 7″

Great and overlooked 7″ by Offbeats. Their LP is worth to check out too. Listen to the “One Two Three Four” in the beginning of “In A Rush”. Brilliant. Still after more then 20 years I still can relate to … Continue reading

Posted in 1983 | 13 Comments

The Flyboys – Crayon World 7″

Typically “ahhh” voices that later became so common among bands from the Huntington Beach area like: Adolescents, D.I. etc. I’ve got the 12″ too which have some nice tracks on it. Only thing I know is that they later became … Continue reading

Posted in 1979 | 26 Comments

State – No illusions e.p. 7″

A really nice piece of hardcore from the early 80´s. To me, this one has got that true hardcore spirit without the metaltouch which destroyed the hardcore-punk in the mid 80´s.         Country: USA Year: 1983 Label: … Continue reading

Posted in 1983 | 8 Comments

Swell Maps – Read About Seymour 7″

In honour of Niki Sudden who died this Saturday we have “Read About Seymour” up for grabs. Listen to the needle hitting the vinyl in the beginning. I’m sure he would’ve loved that. Read the whole news here: Niki Sudden … Continue reading

Posted in 1977 | 3 Comments

Shrapnel – Combat Love 7″

Dave Wyndorf who later formed Monster Magnet is one of the two geniouses behind “Combat Love”. A great uptempo punk/powerpop classic that makes your head bop. They released a second 7″ and a 12″ EP none of which I’ve heard. … Continue reading

Posted in 1979 | 16 Comments