This December

NEW HOLIDAY CLASSIC: Everyone Is Dirty – “This December (A Christmas Song)”

“This December (A Christmas Song)” is available now @ Bandcamp. by Walter Price Oakland’s punk-poets Everyone Is Dirty have released what will be considered an instant holiday classic. “This December (A Christmas Song)”, a song written by the band’s Sivan Lioncub and Christopher Daddio, isn’t exactly an enchanting lullaby you normally associate with yuletide cheer.…

dooms virginia

Dooms Virginia Blast Rock N Roll Lightning

Dooms Virginia are rock n roll lightning. by Walter Price   San Francisco’s Dooms Virginia (formerly known as Annie Girl and The Flight) has emerged in a blazing thunderclap of raw garage psych-rock with the singles “Devour” and “Forgetful Sam”. I’ve been blown away by the reality in these two track’s lyrics and the that…

Robot Princess

Robot Princess Tentacles Track x Track

Robot Princess’ Beau Alessi talks Tentacles. by Walter Price   Remember that time frame when Sebadoh, Dinosaur Jr., Pixies, Violent Femmes and the like, reigned supreme in your disenchanted world? What if you could find bits and pieces of those glorious history makers woven in and out of one dynamite album? I feel you leaning…

the naysayers band

NEW: The Naysayers I Hate Your Band

by Walter Price   Aussie garage outfit The Naysayers are back with new spellbinding Rock N Roll single “I Hate Your Band”. Not only are these continuing their careers with revamped but certainly well rooted garage rock but these fuckers can play. This time round they guys are all summer surfed out in blazing gnarls…

sporting life band

Sporting Life Dull & Safe / Forces At Play

by Walter Price   The ripples of 1970’s New York still reverberate and San Francisco’s Sporting Life (Aaron Hazen-Keith Brasel-Andrew Gomez-Ryan McGee-Clayton Vorheis) use many elements born in those early raw sounds and twist the ingredients into a lo-fi concoction of delicious new garage rock. Their dual single release “Dull & Safe /Forces at Play”…

the mercy kills

The Mercy Kills Say You Do

got so much I want to put you through… by Walter Price   Surprising enough Melbourne’s The Mercy Kills dug into their archives for their new single/video “Say You Do” and it’s how to Rock N’ Roll. A raucous romp through the getting loose TMK experience: sex, drugs (allegedly) and plenty of mischief + a slew…

brownish black

Brownish Black

by Walter Price   When the soul stirring sounds of Clyde McPhatter, Jackie Wilson and Solomon Burke inspired names like Little Richard and Odis Redding who in turn helped shape the music styles and careers paths of the fair-skinned counterparts Roy Head, Joe Cocker and everyone in between who has had the deep rooted love…