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Razorcake #67 from 2012, featuring The Stains

Razorcake #67 from 2012, featuring The Stains

The Stains: Interview by Jimmy Alvarado. Straight up, an oral of one of the godfathers of Los Angeles punk rock. For a band of this caliber, you’d better believe this will be a two parter.

An Oral History of The Lost Sounds by Ryan Leach

An Oral History of The Lost Sounds by Ryan Leach

An Oral History of The Lost Sounds: “I think The Lost Sounds singlehandedly changed the direction of garage rock.” -Larry Hardy, In The Red Records

An Oral History of the Gun Club by Ryan Leach

An Oral History of the Gun Club by Ryan Leach

The Gun Club is one of Los Angeles’s greatest bands. Lead singer, guitarist, and figurehead Jeffrey Lee Pierce fits in easily with the genius songwriting of Arthur Lee (Love), Chris Hillman (Byrds), and John Doe and Exene (X). Unfortunately, neither he nor his band achieved the notoriety of his fellow luminary Angelinos.