Joe from WarSquad has an online shop called
AngryPunk.com. I saw some great comps there (Not So Quiet
on the Western Front and the Dangerhouse comp)
and shitloads of great early punk including the GI double cd and the first
Redd Kross album.
Warsquad is a
new punk band that features members from
The Dents. They are doing an East Coast tour summer of 2003, and the
members have been
playing hardcore shows in town in various bands over the past half decade.
I think I saw My Penis at a
Fluff party last October. That was the last time. Have you seen My Penis?
I just saw Kev's new band the
Blastoffs and was impressed. Or maybe I was oppressed, I can't
remember. I think it was their second show and they already have a cd
out. The band features members of the Haymakers, Suffer and the Grinders.
Check out Seneca Laines' new
website featuring their new EP in mp3 format!
The best tattoo artists in town are at
Love Hate Tattoo on Alexander Street.
While you're around Alexander Street, head down Monroe towards the city
and check out the Krudco skate shop.
Go and harrass Justin at Analog Shock!
It's the best store in town for your fave indie zines and vinyl/cd's.
Neachy's have a new revamped website with lots of cool
Interview with Pat Waara, the guitarist for Hunger Artist.
A public service for those that have just turned twenty-one that was put together
by Cassey and Karrie. The do-s and don't-s of heading out for
John Perry has done the artwork for a lot of local bands. Check out
flyers at Gigposters.com.
Check out Mark Gage's internationally known Vapourspace. You can also find his work
as Cusp there.
Jim Huie, who produced early Nod, Duke Galaxy and the Pipeliners, Zoo
Music and other bands, now works on
Paisley Pop Records out in Portland. Check for their reissue of a live
Absolute Grey (an old Rochester band) show.
Meg from White Cotton Panties has a new band, Bee Eater and
they are playing out a bit in the next couple of months.
Check out the Flour
City Knuckleheads for a soul-shattering experience. Heavy Kevy
was raving about them. What more need be said?
The Shackletons have begun their
northeast exploration of Rochester New York. A reconnaissance mission
to China is also underway.
Rochester Punk Page is more of a Punk site than this one is.
The Oi Skunx are playing out
a bunch soon. I'm going to try catching them, are you?
The Nod page on
the Smells Like Records
site is the place to go to pick up the breakthrough CD's of this incredible
Crimson Guard's home page
Enterprise Hardcore is the
place to go for seeing what hardcore shows are coming up in town.
I just took a peak at the Atomic
Swindlers site. The illustrations reminded me of Love and Rockets
(Hernandez Bros. not Daniel Ash). I went to go see them a couple of weeks
ago but showed up after they had finished. (Mental note: Gotta start getting
out before last call.
The Sluts have a new website with songs
available. These boys attacked the stage on razor scooters in fighter formation,
jumped on stage, and proceeded to do stage dives into a crowd of zero. Quite
Carbon Records is a Rochester
label that has pressed releases for a wide range of bands. From the
pop sounds of Muler to the mechanical Hilkka to the relentless drone
of Sheet . . . you can find it all there. The label has also released
out of town bands such as the 1985.
Gnostic friends is an awesome site that the
visionary Alex Guldbeck puts out. Alex has shown me the hundreds of hate
mail letters he gets everyday for putting the site up. Fantastic!
It ain't a Rochester thing, but WFMU has got
to be the best radio station in the country if not the world.
One of the best radio shows in Rochester is the Jeff of the Future
show on WITR.
Tied with Jeff's show is
Whole Lotta Shakin' also on WITR.
Ever wonder what the US Government's legislative branch is preparing? You
can search for all that stuff on Thomas, Bill Summary
and Status or check out this summary that
the people at EPIC, the electronic privacy
information center. The advisors at EPIC are from universities,
major businesses, and conservative and liberal organizations.
Garagepop Records has music
from your favorite punk/garage bands including the Priests and the Quitters.
The Quitters home page
has various pics of the band.
Dead Blue Hand's
Kevinator promised a little tongue for linking to this power-punk bands
Planet Sick-Boy has movie reviews from one
of Rochester's many troubled minds.
Cherry Gun home page
The Bug Jar is still the best place in
Rochester to catch local and national bands
The Moviees are
the latest band on Living Eye Records.
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