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Louis Jacinto Photo Column—Nervous Gender, Mike Ochoa

Louis Jacinto Photo Column—Nervous Gender, Mike Ochoa

Although I always felt Mike Ochoa was quiet—even quieter than me—it was more his constitution rather than a sense of shyness. He contributed fully to Nervous Gender and I always loved when he sang lead on the songs, my favorite being “Scandinavian Dilemma.”

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – VNLVX

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – VNLVX

The first time I saw VNLVX I was so incredibly impressed that I played their album in my car nonstop for a week. Their music is so groovy. I can’t help but dance to it. Sasha, their singer, has a unique and beautiful voice. It layers perfectly with other instruments.

Chris Boarts Larson Photo Column – RVA HC Punk 1997-2002

Chris Boarts Larson Photo Column - RVA HC Punk 1997-2002

Chris Boarts Larson Photo Column – RVA HC Punk 1997-2002 includes Avail, Ann Beretta, Death Is Your Language, From Ashes Rise, Darkest Hour, Strike Anywhere, Stop It! and Municipal Waste.

Featured Zine Reviews from Razorcake issue 102: San Antonio Bound Death Sentence, Deep Fried, Geneva13, Slingshot, Super Cool and Stuff

Featured Zine Reviews from Razorcake issue 102

Featured Zine Reviews from Razorcake issue 102: San Antonio Bound Death Sentence, Deep Fried, Geneva13, Slingshot, Super Cool and Stuff SAN ANTONIO BOUND DEATH SENTENCE #1 $3, 5½” x 8½”, copied, 44 pgs. This zine is an exercise in procrastination in the best possible way—the author admits that at least one of the articles has

Title: Amina Cruz’s Photo Column—Alice Bag and Trap Girl

Amina Cruz’s Photo Column—Alice Bag and Trap Girl

Amina Cruz’s Photo Column—Alice Bag and Trap Girl (click for full size) UCLA’s Center for Musical Humanities hosted Curating Resistance: Punk as Archival Method, a two-day conference. Lucky for us, this included a performance from Sister Mantos, Mike Watt, and Alice Bag. Trap Girl debuted her new dj crew, Black Chiffon Vinyl, the first-ever trans

Featured book reviews from Razorcake issue 102: I Wanna Be Well, Brave Punk World, Everything You’ve Ever Done, Not My Small Diary

Featured book reviews from Razorcake issue 102

“Punk rock is all about not judging books by covers, and there I was forgetting the cardinal rule.” -Michael T. Fournier, Everything You’ve Ever Done

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Piebald

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Piebald

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Piebald (click for full size) ‘90s kids crowd surfed to Piebald’s nostalgic post hardcore sounds during The Hi Hat’s Second Year Anniversary Party. www.daisynoemi.com Share this post:

Featured Record Reviews from Razorcake #102: Kenny Kenny Oh Oh, The Templars, Damn Broads, Swingin’ Utters, Los Maricas, The Lillingtons, Fire Heads

Featured Record Reviews from Razorcake #102

Louis Jacinto Photo Column, The Alley Cats, 1979

Louis Jacinto Photo Column, The Alley Cats, 1979

I never saw so much energy come from a band as I did with The Alley Cats; and there were only three of them!

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – Horror Squad

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – Horror Squad

Horror Squad raised the roof at their LP Release show in Pomona, Calif.