Godspeed You! Black Emperor'ALLELUJAH! DON'T BEND! ASCEND!
"If Godspeed around the turn of the millennium felt like a band of the moment, now, in a time of rapid cultural turnover and bite-sized music consumption, they feel out of step in a very necessary way." – Pitchfork (9.3, Best New Music) "Monumental. Du grand Godspeed (…) On ne cesse de vibrer à une intensité grand I"
Sub Pop is proud to release The Essential Radio Birdman (1974-1978). This is a particularly momentous release for Sub Pop, as it marks the first release of Radio Birdman material in the U.S. in over twenty years. Their first album, Radios Appear was released stateside by Sire in 1978, but much of...
The Adolescents: The Adolescents Album Cover Parodies
The Adolescents: The Adolescents Album Cover Parodies. A list of all the groups that have released album covers that look like the The Adolescents The Adolescents album.
The many flavors of Bad Brains – ROIR Sessions
One of the hardcore punk albums held in the highest regard by so many actually started its life as a cassette-only release in the 1980's and remained that way for nearly a decade before it would finally get a proper release on the preferred format of vinyl. Throughout its vinyl life, it has seen more…
AVAIL I must’ve seen Avail more times than I can remember. I put them up there with Fugazi and Shelter, a band I’ve seen over 20 times. Avail was originally from Reston Va and actually had a different singer. The band had relocated to Richmond Va and their drummer Tim Barry took over for vocal duties. Smart move too, they blew up and became one of the bigger bands to emerge from VA. The last time I think I saw Avail perform was either a show at Twisters in Richmond Va or with Into Another at…