THE PSYCHOTIC MONKS – Fierce And Deranged Exorcism From France…

From Paris, France here are THE PSYCHOTIC MONKS with hypnotizing and mind-blowing roller coaster IT’S GONE . A haunting monster from start to finish. I don’t know what abbey these French monks come from but living locked up surely messed up their heads. Ace! Play this sonic madness very loud and lose yourself completely!… . THE PSYCHOTIC MONKS: Facebook – Twitter This track is on their brand new storming and turbulent debut album ‘Silence Slowly and Madly...

DECIBELLES – A ‘TIGHT’ Noise Trio That Will ‘MESS’ Up Your Speakers…

DECIBELLES DECIBELLES are Sabrina Duval, Fanny Bouland and Julia Kat. An outspoken and loud female three-piece from the beautiful city of Lyon in France, that started making robustious noise some years ago. They just released new album TIGHT. A barbed wire powerhouse with a sound ranging from ‘in your face’ razor-sharp post punk outbursts to robust ‘listen up’ pop electricity. The intensity and passion are amazing! I just love their biting and opinionated approach and...

Willie Nelson – Red Headed Stranger (1975)

Willie Nelson turns 84 on this coming Saturday, and if you’re looking to listen to an album to celebrate, I have to recommend “Red Headed Stranger,” released in 1975. When my ex-husband moved out, he took all of our Willie Nelson records with him. It took me a while to get past being upset about that, since he didn’t own a turntable and I hadn’t seen him use mine once, but when I did, I set to buying myself all the old Willie albums I wanted, secure in...

Bo Diddley – Bo Diddley (live in ’55)

If you’re having trouble getting started today, like I am, may I suggest the driving beat of Bo Diddley performing ‘Bo Diddley’ live? There are far worse ways to kick off your day than jamming with The Originator. Like waking up with a headache and missing the school bus. Happy hump day, everyone!

Dumb Punts /Wash Split – Aussie Punk

Here’s little present for you from down under in the form of a split with Melbourne garage slackers Dumb Punts and Byron Bay post-punkers WASH. These are two “on the radar” Aussie bands making waves in a thriving Australian punk scene. Great stuff! The cassette is released on their mates Drunk Mums’ label Pissfart Records. Dumb Punts / Wash – Split by PISSFART RECORDS DUMB PUNTS – Facebook WASH – Instagram

AANTHEMS – Grimy New Video for Cops/Robbers

Vancouver noise duo AANTHEMS are weighing in with a new video for their track “Cops/Robbers” and you get a sense that the fuse is lit. Brothers Ryan and Geof Dolejsi make rock and roll that suits the name, it’s big, loud, and full of anthemic hooks. With two EPs under their belt, AANTHEMS are building momentum for a full-length due this fall. Can’t wait. AANTHEMS Facebook