Thursday, August 17, 2017

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Radio - Sunday, August 13th, 2017



We started off tonight's show with a band playing in Toronto next Thursday, which is Casual Burn. Tonight's show is effected by a number of current affairs which include the dog incident on the TTC, the US stand off against North Korea, the Parkdale Rent Strike, the white nationalist riots in Charlottesville, and upcoming punks shows in Toronto. See the playlist below to figure out which songs apply to which current  events. You can download an MP3 file of the show here.

CASUAL BURN - Normopathy (Self-Released)

XYLITOL - Get Your Woofin' Dog Off Me(Self-Released)
TESTA DURA - Realtà Sbagliata (Even Worse)
CHEETAH CHROME MOTHERFUCKERS - Terminal Fun (Area Pinata)
PISSING MATCH - Cryptic Tongues / Inflated Balloons (Feral Kid)
NEGATIV - 3 Minutes to Midnight (Byllepest)
KATASTROF - Sista Dagen (Beach Impediment)

BOBOS A GO GO - Jose Culo (Self-Released)
REVERSO - Bien (Self-Released)
D’PUROS - Canilla de albañI (Self-Released)
IDEAS NEUROTICAS - Mis Ideas (Self-Released)
NO USE FOR A NAME - 1945 (Fat)

NIGHTWATCHERS - Deposition (Self-Released)
BERNAYS PROPAGANDA - Leb I Igri (Ill in the Head)
DAME - Glitch (Charm School)
CHUMBAWAMBA - Shit
S.H.I.T. - Generation Shit (Lengua Armada)
IMPALERS - Nazi Burning Man (Can 'o Bees)
PRIMITIVE BLAST - No Youth - No Use (Last Ride)
PERDIDOS - Déjà vu (Self-Released)
HEX - P.O.P. (Milk Run)
ALIEN BOYS - Silencer (Self-Released)
INNOCENT - Existence (Side Two)

CIVILIZED - Stagnate (Youth Attack)
CULTURE SHOCK - You're Next (Youth Attack)
AGGRESSION PACT - Ruptured Thoughts (Painkiller)
GLUE - Hammered Down (La Vida Es Un Mus)
FIREWALKER - Something in the Air (Self-Released)
SAFE STATE - Your Way (Straight and Alert)
CONDENA – Hasta El Final (Self-Released)
KEEP OUT – Kidistraction (Luigi)

FLOWERS OF EVIL – Introvert (Deranged)
GUTTER - Under Surveillance (Self-Released)
YOUNG IDEAS - Shield or Sword (Crowd Control Media)
THE DECLINE - Outsiders (Kicking Records, Guerilla Asso, Rural Muzik, Zone Onze Records, Abracadaboum, General Strike)
SOCIETY’S ILLS – Rebels Sing (Self-Released)
RIPCORDZ - Youth War (En Guard)

SLUMS OF THE FUTURE – Mechanism (Compressed Thought)
HARDWARE – Invader (Atomic Action)
FILTHPACT - King of Shit (At War with False Noise)
NO FAITH - No Police (Rest In Power Mike Brown) (Iron Lung)
THROAT BREACH – Vacancy (Self-Released)
GEIGER COUNTER - Killing a Bigot (Desolate / Phobia)


Tonight's demo feature is a band from Montreal which shares some past history with Malokiio. Marjie from SHEXD originally played Odd on one of the episodes of SHEXD and because SHEXD will be doing their summer edition program on Sunday August 27th I wanted to re-visit this chestnut of a demo. You can find the demo at their bandcamp page. 

ODD – Control (Self-Released)
ODD – Witches of the State (Self-Released)
ODD – Euthanasia (Self-Released)
ODD – Dementia (Self-Released)
ODD – Society’s Fools (Self-Released)
ODD – Denial (Self-Released)

Friday, August 11, 2017

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Radio - Sunday, August 6, 2017



Tonight's show was pre-empted for the first hour and featured a special guest. James V James from the Toronto band Lobot joined Rob to play a set of noisy material. Download an MP3 of the show here.

We started out with a classic:

NEW YORK DOLLS - Looking for a Kiss (Mercury)

SUICIDE GENERATION - Nora (Dirty Water)
BRAD POT - Air Strike (Slovenly)
THE ACTION - TV's On The Blink (Montreco)
RIVERBOAT GAMBLERS - Blue Ghosts (Xtra Mile)
HUMPERS - Dummy Got A Hunch (Epitaph)

And then James made some noise:

AVSKUM - Freedom Of Speech (Distortion)
BRAIN BOMBS - Who Can You Trust (Blackjack)
RASPBERRY BULBS - Cracked Flesh (Blackest Ever Black)
PRIVATE ROOM - Shining Moment (Iron Lung)
PRIVATE ROOM - Good Behavior (Iron Lung)
BLANK VEINS - Till It Subsides (UNC)
CULT RITUAL - Last Time (Youth Attack)

GROOVIE GHOULIES - A New England (Lookout)
B-SIDES - Spy vs. Spy (Friends)

THE CHEAP CASSETTES - My Little Twin (Rum Bar)


Sunday, July 30, 2017

Radio - Sunday July 30th, 2017



Tonight's show features new releases to have come out in July. There is a themed set on landlords given how difficult it is to rent a place in Toronto. There is also a demo feature by a new power violence band from Halifax called Cutie. You can here the show on the player above or download an MP3 file here. Starting out with a skate core band from Calgary that had a song released on a Thrasher comp. Here is a different song.

RIOT .303 – Murder the Prime Minister (Thrasher)

I focused on a top 10 releases in July, but here is some songs by some re-issues that came out in July. 

CHEETAH CHROME MOTHERFUCKERS - Right to be Italian (Area Pinata)
ATTENTAT - Go Fan I Mej (Rykkmann)
CHESTER – Lime and the Coconut (Back from the Dead)
ID - Obcy (Warsaw Pact)

Landlords can be pretty callous at the best of times so here are some songs with ire geared against them.

DOA – Slumlord (Sudden Death)
CRIMPSHRINE – Sleep, What's That (Lookout)
DEATH – Keep on Knocking (Thrill Jockey)
CIRCLE JERKS – Leave Me Alone (Faulty Products)
DEAD KENNEDYS – Let's Lynch the Landlord (Alternative Tentacles)

Some songs that came out in July but didn't make it in to the Top 10.

SYNDROME 81 - Le Condor de la Rade (Primatour Crew / Offside / Savage)
SOCIETY'S ILLS - The Great Unknown (Self-Released)
C.H.E.W. - Askin' For It (Is It Over Yet / Neck Chop)
EXITOCA –Ser Nada (La Vida Es Un Mus)
PATHETIC SOCIETY - Propaganda Wars

X – Unheard Music (Slash)
RIK L RIK – Black and Red (Posh Boy)
THE DILS – Class War (Soul Jazz)
RED KROSS – I Hate My School (Posh Boy)
THE SHRINE – Deep River (Livin to Die)

Here are my Top 10 picks for July 2017

10. PURA MANIA “Cerebros Punk” - Grandes Esperanzas (Cvrecs / Hysteria)
9. NO FAITH “Forced Subservience” LP - The Line Is Drawn (Iron Lung)
8. RATA NEGRA “Oido Absoluto” - El Autómata (La Vida Es Un Mus)
7. BATO - Feeble (Self-Released)
6. STRUL “Lennart och asen” - Vinnarlivet (Ken Rock)
5. PMS 84 “Easy Way Out” ep -Zero Tolerance (Discos Enfermos)
4. RIXE “Bapteme du Feu” -Tenter Le Diable (La Vida Es Un Mus)
3. D.O.G. “Declaration of Genocide” - Life Is Empty (Even Worse)
2. ANTI-SYSTEM “At What Price is freedom?” - False Flag Media (Boss Tuneage)
1. RAT CAGE “Caged Like Rats” No Consolation (La Vida Es Un Mus)

YOUNG CANADIANS – Hawaii (Sudden Death)
DROOGS – J.K.O. (Friends)
PERSONALITY CRISIS – Losing Time (Risky)
SLOW – Have Not been the Same (Zulu)
RANDY RAMPAGE – The Last Song (Friends)


Tonight's demo feature is from Halifax. We recorded Outcry this past week and the guitar player moonlights in this power violence band. You can find the demo on bandcamp.

CUTIE – Marked / Backed (Self-Released)
CUTIE – No Pleasure (Self-Released)
CUTIE – Spirit / Army (Self-Released)
CUTIE – Hermit Crab (Self-Released)
CUTIE – Marked / Backed (Self-Released)
CUTIE – Marked / Backed (Self-Released)

REIZ - Sex (Spastic Fantastic / Kink / Pifia)
CONMAN – Cling (Self-Released)

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Radio - Sunday, July 23, 2017



Tonight's show featured a lot of new hardcore, a studio 3 session with Sick of Shit, and a demo feature by escort from Olympia, Washington. We started out with Cockney rejects because they were in town on Friday. Download the show here

COCKNEY REJECTS - East End (Link)

MDC - No Trump, No KKK, No Fascist USA (Swamp Cabbage)
P 38 - Rien À Signaler
KRIMEWATCH - Machismo (Boss Tuneage)
BRAIN SLUG - Hammer Riffing (Self-Released)
COMMON IGNORANCE – Quit (Self-Released)

OBSTRUCTION – Hardcore Hand (Self-Released)
REHASHED - 1000 Ways to Die (Unrest)
POLIS ACKEL - Resignation Agreement (Imminent Destruction)
AMYGDALA - We are the Resistance (Self-Released)
PROTOCOL - Brute Force (Self-Released)

Sick of Shit are a great new band from Hamilton who drove in through rush hour traffic to record a session on June 20th. Schizophrenic just released their first ep titled “Fuck You, Volume 1” but the band has more material. Here is a mix of old and unreleased songs along with an interview to get into their heads starting off with a song from the record.

SICK OF SHIT – State of Grace (Schizophrenic)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Brain Drain (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Second Coming (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Eyes of the Hated (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Damage (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Time’s Up (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Hidden Hand (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Drugs (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Interview (CIUT)
SICK OF SHIT – Success (CIUT)

FLOZ – Floz (Bad Wolf)
FUSE – Deceit (Self-Released) – All Girl band from Singapore
TIGRESS- Brotherhood (Not Normal Tapes)
WILD THING – N.Y.F.(Self-Released) - Houston
SHORT FUSE – Domesticated (Spastic Fantastic)
SNAKE HANDLER - Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting) (Victimized / Foreign Legion)
BLYSTEX – Peligroso (Self-Released)


Tonight's demo feature is Escort from Olympia, Washington. The band was played on played MRR radio 1553, ad I read a review of them in their publication but I didn't realize that they feature members of Perfect People, Dogjaw, Rvivr, Scrivener, and Deep Trench.

ESCORT - Fuck Me Hard (Self-Released)
ESCORT - Nope (Self-Released)
ESCORT - Burn It Up (Self-Released)
ESCORT - Whore for Whore (Self-Released)
ESCORT - You Are Enough (Self-Released)