Archive for January, 2009

Ed Davis Band

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Ed Davis Band – Keith Richard’s Dead/Asshole (Mike Enright 1978) The Ed Davis Band was the first punk band in Cincinnati, Ohio.  This record, their only release, was recorded in 1978.  I saw them at an art opening in 1979 — my only memory is that they they had a female guest vocalist that night, […]

Squirrelbait / David Grubbs

Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Squirrelbait / David Grubbs – Motorola Cloudburst This record came as a free gift with some fanzine, I don’t remember which.  It was released in the late 1980’s, but the recording on side one is from 1983.  Side one contains the first two songs on Squirrelbait’s great first album, which was recorded in 1983, but […]

Dennis The Menace

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Dennis The Menace – Dennis The Menace (006026 1980) Dennis The Menace was a short-lived punk band in Cincinnati, Ohio, circa 1979-1981.  I believe this record is from 1980, but there is no date on the record — it could be 1981.  There is no lyric sheet or information about the band with the record.  […]

The Edge

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

The Edge – The Edge (Smear Records 1984) Victor Garcia-Rivera was born in Cuba around the time Fidel Castro took power. His family fled Cuba in the early 1960’s and ended up settling in Cincinnati, Ohio. Victor founded The Edge in the early 1980’s. The Edge was a local favorite at the Jockey Club in […]