Author Archives: The Faintest Ideas // Drummer

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

Karanteeni – Sid Vicious 7″

First 7″  from Karanteeni had a Sex Pistols cover while this one, their second, had a song about that band’s second bass player. Their third 7″ had a Sham 69 cover. Now let’s see if the comment section will be longer … Continue reading

Posted in 1979 | 3 Comments

Nirvana – Kielletyt leikit/Kuljen kaupungilla 7″

In Suomi punk was a big thing and lots of bands had long and fruitful careers with multiple releases in the late 70’s and in suprisingly many cases a long way into the 80’s. The music school kids from Nirvana … Continue reading

Posted in 1980 | 6 Comments

X-Pulsion/Streets – Split E.P. 7″

A great split E.P. on the equally great Romantik label. X-pulsion is great chaotic punk with super snotty vocals (I love the nasal back-up vocals on Heaven only knows) and the last song; Castration is a great short outburst of … Continue reading

Posted in 1978 | 3 Comments

Flackoff – The Flackoff 7″ E.P.

If you ask med to make a list over my top 2, or 5 or 10 or 100 UK punk 7inches, this one is always number one. As Tina Turner almost sang, It’s simply the best! And if you ask … Continue reading

Posted in 1980 | 9 Comments