When I’m listening to the eerie synths and driving bass of North Carolina’s Bloody Hammers, I can’t help but recapture some of the overwhelming emotion of my teenage years. This is the fuzzy, dark and melodic medicine that used to soothe my pained young soul, and reminds me that as an adult
Check out episode 25 of Favorite Records featuring Heather Gabel waxing poetic about her love for Rudimentary Peni’s Death Church. It’s pretty cool to hear someone you respect talk passionately about a record that changed your life as well. Rudimentary Peni fucking RULES, and Death Church is a classic…now watch the video!
Alan Vega, together with Martin Rev, created the punk group SUICIDE, who changed the game forever! It would be impossible to name of all of the bands and genres that this duo influenced. The world recently lost Alan Vega, who passed away on July 16th, but has left his mark on underground
One of the bands we were most stoked to see at this year’s Have a Good Laugh Fest was Sweden’s 偏執症者 (PARANOID), and they did not disappoint! These guys are great people and raging, unrelenting musicians, and we want to share a video they made for their track on Brain Solvent
A Place To Bury Strangers Interview Photos by Robert Hanna To begin, what has inspired some of your sound? That sludgy, alternative, electronically-brooding vibe is really special and one I’ve only found in a few other bands, one of which is Creepoid from Philly. It’s a niche sound that fits
One of our favorite Brazilian bands RAKTA have embarked on a USA tour in effect now! They also have a new LP entitled III that is out now on Iron Lung Records, Nada Nada Discos/Dama da Noite Discos (BR) and Dê o Fora (ES). Right here and now, we would like