Saturday, December 29, 2012

Best of the Year

In no particular order...

Non - Seven Sermons of the Dead (Back to Mono)

Zebra Pulse - Endings
Psychic Zipper / Basaraba / They Drove Him to the Edge of Town

Peace - The World is Too Much With Us
Winterhouse / Black Cocaine / Fun and Games

The Courtneys - K.C. Reeves
Intro / K.C. Reeves / Nu Sundae

Weed - Gun Control
Tie to Everything You Own / Amber / Ben's Tour

Both the Courtneys and Weed tapes are available courtesy of Green Burrito Records, Vancouver.

Pizzarrhea - Laser Bacon Eye Surgery
Acidents / Hol Onta Dis' Pear

No Problem - Triangle EP
Living in the Void / What Have I Become? / Happy Family

Nu Sensae - Sundowning
Eat Your Mind / Spit Gifting / Tea Swamp Park

Field and Stream - Field and Stream
Salmon Arm / Soccer

Saturday, December 22, 2012

I hate Christmas (please let it be over soon)

the Ravers - (It's Gonna Be a) Punk Rock Christmas

Crass - Merry Crassmas

the Mothers of Invention - Absolutely Free
the Fugs - Johnny Pisoff Meets the Red Angel
Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band - Ballerin' Pain

the Fall - No Xmas for John Quay
the Ex - Jack Frost Was Innocent
the Kurws - Tans Mit Kommune 1

Art Bears - Terrain
Residents - Seasoned Greetings
Pigeon Breeders - Snowpines

Pablo Black - Silent Night
Freddie McGregor - Feliz Navidad
Eek-A-Mouse - The Night Before Christmas

Dog Faced Hermans - Volkswagen
Explode into Color - Sharpen the Knife
Sleater Kinney - the Remainder

RAMONES - Merry Christmas (I Don't Want to Fight Tonight)
Pygmies - Santa Claus
FEAR - Fuck Christmas

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Rhythm of Cruelty - All That's Left

Non - Watusi
Test Dept. - Total State Machine
Throbbing Gristle - Still Walking

the Famines - Got Lies if You Want Them
Wire - Ex Lion Tamer
Rudimentary Peni - Hearse

Modern Lovers - Pablo Picasso
MC5 - Borderline
Patti Smith - Free Money

New York Dolls - Trash
Buzzcocks - Boredom
Undertones - Get Over You

This week's spotlight: Slippery's Club Hits Volumes One and Two - two brand new compilations of classic punk from London....Ontario?
The Zellots - Soldiers (1981)
Sheep Look Up - Civil Disobedience (1983)
The Terminals - D Generation (1984)

Matumbi - Rock
Bunny Wailer and Big Youth - Bide
Yabby You - Chant Down Babylon

Animal Clubhouse - Verite
Pigeon Breeders - Interior Suite pt. 2
Philip Dickau - The Modernist

Jah Wobble - Sleazy

Saturday, December 1, 2012

Blyth Power - Marius Moves

The (seemingly) weekly I love Dischord Records set
Fugazi - Epic Problem
Evens - Warble Factor
One Last Wish - My Better Half

Husker Du - Crystal
Replacements - I Will Dare
R.E.M. - Pretty Persuasion

Rolling Stones - I'm Alright
Yardbirds - Too Much Monkey Business
Small Faces  - Whatcha Gonna Do About It

Chrome - Pygmies in the Park
Pink Floyd - Interstellar Overdrive
Defektors - Bottom of the City

Sly and the Family Stone - Hot Fun in the Summertime
Stevie Wonder - Black Man
Jimmy Castor Bunch - It's Just Begun

Christian Death - Figurative Theatre
Rhythm of Cruelty - Can't Escape
Sex Church - Slipped

the Famines - The First World War
Neu! - Hero
Peace - Winterhouse