Archive for August, 2006

The Trend (USA)

Thursday, August 31st, 2006

The Trend - “Electric Chair/Band Aid” (7″) (Northside Records/USA 1980)
As an act of appreciation for this website, I am posting this classic unadulterated teen-pop-punk single. The (stronger) B-side was featured on V/A-”Killed by Death #10 ” (LP) and quite rightly so. Unfortunately, the original copies I have seen so far have been selling on eBay […]


Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

R.E.I.G. - Disarm 7″ (Reig Commando, PA 17 565) 1982
Great hardcore punk from Macerta in Italia . REIG stands for “Rivendicatori Esili Industrie Giovanili”. Apart from this 7″, their only other vinyl appearance are 2 songs on the “Raptus 2″ comp. LP released on the infamous Meccano Rds. It’s a shame they didn’t released […]

The Disturbed

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

The Disturbed - This Is…Credibility 7″ (Real World Records,RWR 003) Scotland ‘88
Great political hardcore punk from Glasgow, Scotland. I had difficulties to find this 7″ when it was released, but could finally get a copy.
There are 3 more tracks posthumously released on a split 7″ with 36 Crazy Fist, in the late 90’s on Anonymous […]


Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

Fallout - S/T EP (self-released) ‘83
A great HC/Punk reocrd from Genova, Italy. This EP was self released in 1983. I found this one on a square-market 13 years ago and I have never seen another copy. There is a hand-written 65/300 on the back of the sleeve. 300 copies? 300 copies with a […]

The Razor Blades

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

The Razor Blades - Plastic Messiah EP DK Decay Records Denmark (DK8) ‘84
A great HC/Punk record from Denmark. I don´t know much about the Razor Blades. The released a Tape with the name “Hateful Youth” with 14 sonx. After the band split up they stoped their own label from one day to […]

Tipi & Ministerit

Tuesday, August 29th, 2006

Tipi & Ministerit - Verta rakastava nainen 7″ (Outo Studio OSEP 1) ‘80
Tipi & Ministerit was a typical late 70’s / early 80’s band too - they put out only one record ever. The band was from small town called Kuusankoski, which is located in south-east Finland. Records name “Verta rakastava nainen” translates to […]


Sunday, August 27th, 2006

Rutto - Ei paluuta 7″ (IKBAL 006) ‘83
And here’s first 7″ Rutto made. Five angry songs with female singer. Released under legendary IKBAL -label, to be more specific, this is IKBALS-006 and year was 1983. Not quite sure about the amount of pressing, but 300 copies should be right enough.
Känä (vocals)
Mäkinen (guitar)
Piäsky (bass)
Tilli […]


Sunday, August 27th, 2006

Here’s an obscure hardcore record from UK : DEFAULT - “Inspiration” 7″ from 1987 (First release by FIRST STRIKE RECORDS). This band played a great & fast original HC with a magic touch… More you listen to this record, more you like it… I’ve never heard another […]


Friday, August 25th, 2006

MALINHEADS - Probegepogt Aus Spandau 7″ (Pogar 003) ‘83
Killer fast punk-core from Berlin (then in west Germany part). Strong Discharge influence here. They went on to do an other 7″ less good than this one, but still ok, and then a split LP with MVD which is not worth having. This EP was reissued […]


Thursday, August 24th, 2006

Here are the front and back scans for the first press…

…and the second press…

…all scans taken from this site.
Sons of Ishmael - Hayseed Hardcore (Self Released 1985)
Well, Hayseed Hardcore is a classic EP with way too many songs for a 7 inch. It follows the basic pattern for fast and fuzzed out HC so look […]