BLOWBACK: Great Again: 7”

Aug 01, 2019

There is no doubt that this Washington D.C. band is directing the majority of its anger towards the current President of the United States and his administration, a target readymade for punks not only in America but around the world. Blowback might be a hardcore band, but it is not one content on just nailing a song down at breakneck speed. The songs are structured with a variety of speeds, twists, and turns. This highlights a Dead Kennedys’ style of attack, although the title track kick starts proceedings with an early G.B.H guitar and bass drive that is reminiscent of the Leather, Bristles, Studs and Acne era. Anything that is anti-Trump is fine by me and more so when it’s this good. –Rich Cocksedge (Stringbreak, stringbreak.com)

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