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Hand Grenades – Demo To London/Coma Dos 7″

It’s usually Peter’s job to post US records, but as these New Yorkians sounded like they were from York I got to post it. I have to say I prefer the b-side with it’s amazingly crappy bass sound, but the … Continue reading

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Low Profyle – Hangin’ Around/Substitute 7″

Finally a cover band posted here! And finally a cover band that makes both the Stranglers’ and the Who’s classic songs sound fey! And finally a cover band made up by service men from the Royal Air Force! Dizzy’s got … Continue reading

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The Dishrags – S/T E.P. 7″

Brilliant first EP from one of the countries north of Mexico. Posted elsewhere with info. If you like it it’s cheap and easy to find. I like short posts & cut off corners on punk records rules! Country: Canada Year: … Continue reading

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V/A – New Wave From The Heart 12″

You’ve been searching all day long for the perfect 1979 Donchester punk compilation LP of more or less obscure bands and all of a sudden you find it here. New wave from the heart LP. A few of these tough sounding bands … Continue reading

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The Scrotum Poles – Revelation E.P. 7″

How about another classic release? Yeah, I know you’d prefer another well known gem over a more unknown one, so here’s the stunning, strutting, stereophonic and not to forget superb release from Dundee’s finest in basically everything; the massive Scrotum … Continue reading

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