Columns

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Sister Mantos

Sister Mantos by Daisy Noemi

La Cita is shook after a Sister Mantos performance.

Punk Parenthood For The Sleep Deprived, You Literally Can’t Stop the Beat by Jennifer Whiteford

Punk Parenthood For The Sleep Deprived

In which I try to always be a better parent than Velma Von Tussle.

Chris Boarts Larson Photo Column – Harum Scarum

Harum Scarum - Chris Boarts Larson

Harum Scarum: DIY to the max.

Ultraman and the Outhouse, Thirty Years Later By Tim Jamison

Ultraman Outhouse

In the middle of the country, in a corn field on a gravel road stood a cinderblock building where punk rock mayhem and fun happened, guns were fired, fireworks were exploded, and blazing bonfires were lit in the middle of the parking lot. If you were there, you saw just about every touring punk rock band in the ‘80s. I was lucky enough to play there about thirty times.

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – Fist Benders

Fist Benders - Eden Kittiver

I went back through the archives for this one and reminded myself how much I loved this band.

Louis Jacinto Photo Column—Phranc, Nervous Gender

Phranc Nervous Gender photo by Louis Jacinto

When we saw twenty-one-year-old Phranc, co-fronting Nervous Gender beginning in 1978, we knew we all still had a long, long way to go to understand how much ahead of the time this band was!

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Kim Free

Kim Free photo by Daisy Noemi

Kim Free performs.

Featured Zine Reviews from Razorcake Issue 98: POPs, Cans on a Shelf, Fluke, Fuck Trump Club, One Singular Date

Razorcake Featured Zine Reviews Issue 98 by Becky Rodriquez

In POPs, different parents share personal essays about unique experiences: becoming a parent in the house where your father died, how an autistic child’s attachment to a pair of glasses can ease your self-image issues, and waiting for your stepkids to say, “You’re not my real father!” –Chris Terry

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – Sweet Reaper

Sweet Reaper by Eden Kittiver

Although this show overlapped with Punk Rock Bowling weekend, Sweet Reaper played to a pretty decent sized crowd in Pomona, Calif.

I’ve Got a Garbage Brain, It’s Driving Me Insane by Jamie L. Rotante

Jamie L. Rotante illo. by Laura Collins

An examination of how my anxiety thrives in clutter and messes, despite my constant attempts at trying to create clean, calm spaces.