Damaged – Black Flag


1981 – SST Hardcore/ Punk The first full length record from one of the most influential bands in the American hardcore movement, Damaged is explosive, intense, angry, and brilliant. The tempo and energy and blistering and there is just no way to deny the sincerity and unadultarated rage that floods this record. Really, it is…

Matangi – M.I.A


Released 4th November on N.E.E.T/Interscope Hip-Hop/ Alternative/ Electronic M.I.A is back again with a fourth record full of harsh beats, musical experimentalism, and loud, proud political proclamations. Weaving together a plethora of musical inspirations and intelligently written rhymes she has once again created a record to be lauded as one the most exciting heard in…

The Kt26ers – The Kt26ers


2002 – Permanent Records Alternative/ Grunge/ Rock/ Punk Five tracks, wild energy, bad vocals, terrible production values. This little EP has everything you want when you’re looking for something opposed to everything the pop well tells you makes a good album. Kicking off with Loose one can instantly hear the low-fi aesthetic at work on…