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Wimp – “Vengeance EP”

Wimp – “Vengeance EP”

Wimp – “Vengeance EP”   Wimp is a new, all-girl punk/doom/metal/noise band from Boston. I’d toss in industrial and sludge in there, as well. They’re also a trans band and though they fit more, musically, into the metal/hardcore style- they [Read More]

Rictus Grin / The Ratz / Wimp / Whoopi Sticks / Isolations

Rictus Grin / The Ratz / Wimp / Whoopi Sticks / Isolations

Rictus Grin / The Ratz / Wimp / Whoopi Sticks / Isolations Club Bohemia, Cambridge MA   2/3/18   Isolations in the first band up. This is a new band, or at least, a new band to me. I really enjoy their style as the seem to verge from very, fast hardcore into dirgey, [Read More]

No Good – “Citizen’s Arrest”

No Good – “Citizen’s Arrest”

No Good – “Citizen’s Arrest”   No good will come of this. It looks like you’re up to no good. They used to be great but now they’re- No Good. No Good is a hardcore/punk band from Maine. Just like Uncle Spudd, a band who I have seen [Read More]

Electric Street Queens / DNZL / Jerry’s Got Jokes / Color Killer / Blame It On Whitman!

Electric Street Queens / DNZL / Jerry’s Got Jokes / Color Killer / Blame It On Whitman!

Electric Street Queens / DNZL / Jerry’s Got Jokes / Color Killer / Blame It On Whitman! Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain, MA     1/21/18   My boss, editor-in-chief, Andy Bang, has made it quite clear that the goal of TNB this year is explicit. We need to cover the [Read More]

Broken Heroes – “Make Oi! Great Again”

Broken Heroes – “Make Oi! Great Again”

Broken Heroes – “Make Oi! Great Again”   Broken Heroes is a band I’ve only seen play live once. They are an Oi! band from New Jersey and they are one of the best and truest Oi! bands from this part of the country. I saw them play, maybe five [Read More]

The Grommets / Cotton Candy / Invisible Hours / Kermit’s Finger / The Instamatics

The Grommets / Cotton Candy / Invisible Hours / Kermit’s Finger / The Instamatics

The Grommets / Cotton Candy / Invisible Hours / Kermit’s Finger / The Instamatics Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain, MA     1/20/18   I almost didn’t go to this show because I heard that nepotism was at play in the construction of this show’s lineup [Read More]

Pint Killers – “The Dirty Dozen”

Pint Killers – “The Dirty Dozen”

Pint Killers – “The Dirty Dozen”   When I first received Pint Killers “Demo” last January- my first reaction was it was too rough around the edges to review. This was not the bands fault- hell, at the time it was just a singer and [Read More]

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Wimp – “Vengeance EP”

Wimp – “Vengeance EP”

Wimp – “Vengeance EP”   Wimp is a new, all-girl punk/doom/metal/noise band from Boston. [Read More]

Rictus Grin / The Ratz / Wimp / Whoopi Sticks / Isolations

Rictus Grin / The Ratz / Wimp / Whoopi Sticks / Isolations

Rictus Grin / The Ratz / Wimp / Whoopi Sticks / Isolations Club Bohemia, Cambridge MA   2/3/18   Isolations in [Read More]

No Good – “Citizen’s Arrest”

No Good – “Citizen’s Arrest”

No Good – “Citizen’s Arrest”   No good will come of this. It looks like you’re up to [Read More]

Electric Street Queens / DNZL / Jerry’s Got Jokes / Color Killer / Blame It On Whitman!

Electric Street Queens / DNZL / Jerry’s Got Jokes / Color Killer / Blame It On Whitman!

Electric Street Queens / DNZL / Jerry’s Got Jokes / Color Killer / Blame It On Whitman! Midway Cafe, Jamaica [Read More]

Broken Heroes – “Make Oi! Great Again”

Broken Heroes – “Make Oi! Great Again”

Broken Heroes – “Make Oi! Great Again”   Broken Heroes is a band I’ve only seen play live [Read More]

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