Category Archives: 1978

Sham 69 – Borstal Breakout 7″

Considered an Oi! band for some mysterious reason. A lot of skinheads in their audience. So what? While thinking about this I did some googling and found some words from Jimmy Pursey himself: “The band never was and never will … Continue reading

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Unnatural Axe – They Saved Hitlers Brain E.P. 7″

Ah he takes the easy way out? Yeah I do. Gotta keep the blog going, right? Surprised I hadn’t posted this hands down classic before. Amazing guitar sound that sounds like a bee hive. Stupid lyrics. Cool sleeve picturing nice … Continue reading

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Menace – I Need Nothin 7″

I’ll take the easy way out and post a classic. I posted Screwed Up a couple of months ago and that is hands down a top 10 7″(among 100 other Top 10 punk 7″‘s). I Need Nothing is anthemic and … Continue reading

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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

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The Rowdies – A.C.A.B E.P. 7″

All cops are bastards? Great song. Negative malfunction? No thank you. Free zone or Freeze out? I’ve always loved free zones for sex and drugs. Your time to google about Rowdies and let us know what they were all about. … Continue reading

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