Author Archives: The Faintest Ideas // Drummer

57 Kez – Punks E.P. 7″

Here’s a crude 7″ that makes some punk collectors drool and rewrite their want list. Speaking for myself as a collector of Swedish punk in general it’s never been too high up on my want list as I don’t find … Continue reading

Posted in 1980 | 6 Comments

Richard And The Taxmen – Now We’re Through/Honey Please Don’t Go 7″

Anyone here who’d fancy some commersial, well produced and cheesy power pop? I might add that it’s a total killer as well. Now we’re through should’ve been a huge hit for these guys, but I guess it dropped like a … Continue reading

Posted in 1980 | 3 Comments

The Meanies – Waiting for you 7″

For unknown reasons I don’t think Peter likes this one, which is totally wrong as it’s one of the greatest UK punk/ power poppers ever done. Both sides are smoking hot and oozing with sexuality despite the looks of the … Continue reading

Posted in 1979 | 6 Comments

Rondos / Railbirds – Split E.P. 7″

Time for a smasher that’s been in the waiting room for way too long; the debut from both Rondos and The Railbirds. With a sleeve like this you can’t expect too little, right? And both bands deliver way above your … Continue reading

Posted in 1979 | 13 Comments

V/A – Forhadt Ungdom 7″ E.P.

I don’t post much hardcore, and especially not UK influenced, but I do an exception for this one as I really like Flere Dode Pansere (Multiple Dead Cops). I sort of wonder if they were aware of MDC when they … Continue reading

Posted in 1983 | 5 Comments