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Teddie Taylor interviews Sex Prisoner Tucson, Arizona’s Sex Prisoner take the abrasiveness of the Sonoran and convert it into a sweltering sound as short-lived as the sunset on the desert horizon. In 2016, their brilliantly cacophonous Tannhäuser Gate became an immediate staple in any powerviolence/hardcore collector’s vinyl library; the quartet

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When I was in college, I met a girl. Not just any girl mind you, but the kind that every punk/hardcore kid dreams of meeting during those ever-so-awkward years your parents refer to as “higher education.” She wore all black, had more tattoos than a Russian prison inmate, and regularly

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As an active force in Tucson’s heavy music scene for the better part of the last decade, Sex Prisoner has blasted quite the name for themselves outside Arizona. Like Charles Bronson on steroids, their powerviolence is relentless, even as genre standards go, and appropriately, proudly violent. Tomorrow will see the

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It’s about to be on motherfuckers – Sex Prisoner‘s New album TANNHÄUSER GATE comes out this September on Deep Six (US) and RSRec (Europe). These desert dwellers know how to bring more than just pain, because their music packs the power of a Suge Knight (when he was in his prime)

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