The Dwarves: Live at Le Poisson Rouge
Feb10

The Dwarves: Live at Le Poisson Rouge

The Dwarves tore up New York’s fancy Le Poisson Rouge a few months back, when they performed with The Queers in front of a packed room of elderly punk rockers. It’s been refreshing to see Blag Dahlia and his new band of misfits performing full sets, instead of the 10 minute frantic affairs that they have become notorious for. In case you missed the show, here’s “Let’s Get High and Fuck Some Sluts,”...

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Weston {Live at Highline Ballroom}
Aug31

Weston {Live at Highline Ballroom}

Weston Highline Ballroom July 6, 2011 Weston was one of those bands that should have been huge. They had the sound of Blink 182, the lyrics of Green Day, and the look of Sugar Ray. Sadly, the band fell apart after taking a more mature direction, and a whole generation of punk rockers missed out on this awesome pop-punk quartet. Luckily, the band saw fit to reunite for a few sold-out shows over the past few years, culminating in an...

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South X Southwest 2009
May07

South X Southwest 2009

“You can hate a hammer but it’s a good tool,” said Pat Todd, owner of independent label Rankoutsider Records (and front man for Pat Todd and the Rankoutsiders) when asked about the good and bad of South by Southwest. I had no idea what to expect from SXSW – how would it compare to lame-o festivals like Lollapalooza, Warped Tour and CMJ? Why the hell am I, a person who suffers regular, frequently crippling, anxiety attacks willingly...

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Gogol Bordello Interview: Bungalo Record of the Year
Dec30

Gogol Bordello Interview: Bungalo Record of the Year

  Click here for a full photolog of Gogol Bordello With his striking mustachioed looks and a sound that can make just about anyone break into a circle dance, Eugene Hutz has taken his troupe of gypsy punks from obscurity to stardom. The band: Gogol Bordello. The sound: Like nothing you’ve ever heard before. They straddle the line between Th’ Legendary Shackshakers and traditional gypsy flamenco, blending accordians,...

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