AWEFUL is a “Post-garage-punk-grunge trio” from Chicago. I like their playful nature as well as their music. How many times do you think they laugh about people saying “Let’s go see that AWEFUL band . . .”? You have to love the play on words. They aren’t awful. . . . they are AWE-ful. PleaseContinue reading “Quarantine Interview: Aweful”
Who: Wild Powwers What: Seattle trio. Grunge/punk/Glam Why: To quote their Instagram page, “Loud. Dark. Weird. Seattle” are all of the reasons why you should listen to Wild Powwers. Where: Website Facebook Instagram Affiliate link included in this post.
Dear Santa, I know you are probably tired of hearing the same old Christmas songs. So here is a song by Soraia that is a remake of The Sonics song but it’s not like all those other covers. It’s pretty rockin’. Hopefully, it will bring you some joy on Christmas. Have a merry Punk RockContinue reading “Music You Didn’t Know You Wanted For Christmas: Soraia”
Dear Santa, How are you doing? I’m doing alright considering that there aren’t any concerts to see for now. How did you know that I would love this punk rock Christmas song by the Myrrderers? It’s like you’ve really been listening to my inner-most thoughts. Some people might think it’s creepy but they should seeContinue reading “Music You Didn’t Know You Wanted For Christmas: The Myrrhderers”
Who: The Venomous Pinks of Tempe, Arizona Drea Doll. Gaby Kaos. Cassie Jalilie. What: Punk Rock Why: You would be missing out if you missed out on The Venomous Pinks. So check them out and avoid FOMO. Where: Facebook Twitter
The EP, “Sun’s Out: Strung Out,” sounds like The Von Tramps are ready to party! Maybe our idea of what a party is has changed a bit but the spirit of partying is the same. People just want to have a good time – dance a little, drink a bit more than they should andContinue reading “Sleep Deprived Music Review: The Von Tramps”
Who: Bite Me Bambi of Orange County, California What: They are a ska/punk band. Oh my glob. I love ska/punk bands so I’m stoked to tell you about Bite Me Bambi. Why: Listen to them because they are awesome. Where: http://www.instagram.com/bitemebambi http://www.facebook.com/BMBSkaBand http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbqBe668vbrZKd65rfzK81A
Toronto Blessings album, “Asleep,” will keep you awake for days. The album feels a little aggressive and in your face but it’s not a problem. Music is like that sometimes. Life is not all rainbows and sunshine and neither is music. Case in point – Toronto Blessings is brutally honest with their lyrics and music.Continue reading “Sleep Deprived Music Review: Toronto Blessings”
Who: Jail Socks of Charlotte, North Carolina. They are a pretty intense emo band. Imagine if Adam Sandler’s character in The Wedding Singer stayed angry but had improved and started a band. Jail Socks embodies the heartbroken singer in all of us. What: They released an album, “It’s Not Forever,” in September. Where: Bandcamp FacebookContinue reading “Meet and Greet: Jail Socks”
Punk Head Presents the inaugural “A Merry Punking Christmas” featuring 90’s pop-punk band Nerf Herder with special guests The Copyrights, Dan Vapid & The Cheats, and Capgun Heroes. All proceeds from the show will benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Greater Chicago Food Depository, and Toy Box Connection. For tickets/RSVP: Facebook event page NSFW video: For the love, play it at home perv.