Archive for January, 2006

Headcleaners – The Infection Grows

Monday, January 30th, 2006

Headcleaners – The Infection Grows (Xcentric Noise) ’83 Here you have another classic offering from Swedens Headcleaners….The Infection Grows EP. Cover artwork was done by Brian ‘pushead’ Schroeder….I have a hard time believing that pushead drew the whole cover. Seems the titles where added in after the art, and the people were also added in…The […]

Absurd – Blodig Stad

Monday, January 30th, 2006

Absurd – Blodig Stad (Bullshit Records) ’82 I cant seem to sway to far from Sweden…Lots of great early hardcore did come out of this country and heres another release to prove it. Only 500 or so pressed of this one, heard there might only be 200 to 300 copies that every made it to […]

Patriots – Land Of The Free

Sunday, January 29th, 2006

Patriots – Land Of The Free (Another Lousy Record) ’83 Strange Reaction (Sorry Scott dont mean to dupe your post) posted this single back in May 2005 but didnt include the front cover, so here we have the very ugly cover of this amazing hardcore ep. Read more on Patriots at Strange Reaction. This single […]

VKTMS – 100% White Girl

Sunday, January 29th, 2006

VKTMS – 100% White Girl (415 Records) ’80 VKTMS are a punk band from the original days of the wild and crazy scene in San Francisco in the late ’70s. Inspired by the fire and intensity of the punk explosion, Louis Gwerder (drums) began putting a band together with some friends on bass and guitar. […]

Hitler SS / Tampax – Split EP

Saturday, January 28th, 2006

Hitler SS / Tampax – Split EP (Compact Cassette Records) ’78 The birth of punk in Italy. Loud and snotty punk Italian style, this would have to be one of the best singles to ever emerge out of Italy. 1000 copies pressed, some sides play at 45rpm others play at 33, very strange… Love the […]

The Victims – Television Addict

Friday, January 27th, 2006

EBAY LISTING THE VICTIMS television addict 7″ ORIGINAL kbd End price:USD196 End date:2003-07-06 Start price:USD10 Start date:2003-06-29 Number of bids:19 Great band from Perth, Australia features Dave Faulkner who went on to form the Hoodoo Gurus. Two killer tracks here, strange how almost 30 years after Television Addict (now covered by the Hellacopters) was written […]

Zero Boys – Livin’ In The 80’s

Friday, January 27th, 2006

EBAY AUCTION ZERO BOYS – RARE PRIVATE PUNK KBD EP 7″ 45 1980 End price:USD538 End date:2004-11-02 Start price:USD8 Start date:2004-10-26 Number of bids:24 Zero Boys – Livin’ In The 80’s (Z Disc) ’79 Most of you have heard of the Zero Boys one way or another…their first recording on their own label Z Disc […]

Bob Marley – Who Colt The Game

Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

Bob Marley – Who Colt The Game (Produced by Lee Perry) ’77 Came across this single and thought i’d dust it off and share it with you kids…marley and many other reggae bands had a big influence on punk (some may agree some not). bob was one of the greats, he was a great influence […]

Fuck Ups – FU82

Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

Fuck Ups – FU82 (Fowl) ’82 the Fuck Ups…this is the shit, snotty hardcore at its finest. “i think youre shit” great sing along make you feel all warm inside kinda song. Seems to be some dork band calling themselves the f-ups…i know they want to front, but dont be fooled. Turn this one up […]

Ugly Americans

Monday, January 23rd, 2006

Ugly Americans – Philadelphia Freedom (restless records) ’86 It has been written that Simon Bob basically started the ‘punk scene’ in Durham, he was the big promoter of the day. He would run all his show outta St. John’s Cultural Center, a church basement. Sinister was credited for doing graphic works for COC, Dead Kennedys […]