Chris Boarts Larson Photo Column—Roy Batty

Roy Batty playing live photo by Chris Boarts Larson

Roy Batty is always a favorite and they have reached a point of perfection. They don’t play all that often, and they rarely get out of Richmond, so if you happen to have the chance to see them, you best try to do so.

Interview Podcast with Sweet Knives by Todd Taylor

Podcast Interview with Sweet Knives by Todd Taylor photo by Mark Murrman

Sweet Knives began as a Lost Sounds reboot, playing Alicja’s songs. When Alicja, Rich, and John Garland got back together, they quickly realized that they didn’t want to be restricted to solely being a cover band of their old band. They still play with the arcing, tense, dirty-crackle lightning of Lost Sounds, but are also writing new songs that reflect where they are now.

Dispatches from a Spanish Lock-Down by John Miskelly

Tops of Spanish Houses

Razorcake contributor John Miskelly is in Spain, which is under martial law in an effort to slow the curve of Covid 19 infections. This is his first dispatch.

Webcomic Wednesdays #421 by Mikie Manzer

Webcomic Wednesdays #421 by Mikie Manzer

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Featured Book Reviews Razorcake 114: Dog Days of Snakepit, Come Again, Girl in the World, Teen Movie Hell, What about Tomorrow?

Dog Days of Snakepit illo by Becky R Minjarez

What makes these comics so compelling—so hypnotic—is the ability for readers to plug situations from their own lives into Ben’s framework, which make his own situations relatable and sympathetic.

Loitering & Benevolence by Daryl Gussin Now Available Through Razorcake

Loitering and Benevolence by Daryl Gussin

“Peeling back the layers of crust and cliché that have built up over punk like bad wallpaper, Daryl gets right down to the point of it all.”

Deb Frazin Photo Column—T.S.O.L.

I’ve been reminiscing about the T.S.O.L. Dance with Me 2018 shows. Every now and then, when I twist around to look behind me as I back up my car, I get a dull twinge of pain in my rib cage. That pain stems from a broken rib I got while attending a T.S.O.L. show.

Razorcake Podcast #682 with Kurt Morris

Dumb rich-person car covered with stickers

In My Head.

Razorcake #79 from 2014 with Tony Molina, The Dopamines, We Were There: Voices from L.A. Punk’s First Wave, Cheryl Klein Contemplates Her Cyborg Boobs, Class Bigotry in Higher Education

Razorcake 79 cover

Daryl talks to the elusive Tony Molina (The Ovens, Caged Animal) about shredding, House of Pain’s DJ, and smoking PCP. You’ll learn what Tony is down with and what he thinks is whack.

Webcomic Wednesdays #420 by Silas Haglund

Webcomic Wednesdays #420 by Silas Haglund

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