Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Phuzz – This Punk Called Rock – Kantzalis Records

Can one plead the 5th amendment and throw one’s self at the mercy of the court while also pleading guilty by reason of ignorance? I’d like to do that, please. Full disclosure before we go any further: I’ve been friends … Continue reading

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Whatever – Socially Retarded – Dead Beat Records

There was this label called Stink Box Records based in New Jersey, I think. This would have been around 96 or 97. I sent them some well concealed cash in exchange for a tape compilation, a CD compilation, and I … Continue reading

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Rumble In The Vinyl – Peaceful Meadows/Stink split 2×7″ – Allied Recordings

This split comes to us via Allied Recordings. An interesting label that was started and run by graphic artist John Yates. Allied put out 100 releases over the 10 years it existed.  Yates went on to work at Alternative Tentacles, … Continue reading

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Various Artists – Sasquatch: The Man, The Myth, The Legend – Kirbdog Records

Mimeograph-purple looking cover? Intriguing.  Kirbdog Records? Sounds familiar*. Cringer? SOLD.  Moral Crux? SOLD. Nuisance?  Schlong? PLEASE TAKE MY MONEY NOW RIGHT NOW I’LL GIVE YOU ALL OF MY DOLLARS. In short, what we have here is an early-90’s Northern California mix that’s … Continue reading

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Uphill Down – S/t 7″ – Squirrel Cake Records

First heard them on the Dear Fred: It Was Me That Did It comp on Sneezeguard Records. I liked the song but never paid much attention to which band it was or tried to track anythnig else down. down. When … Continue reading

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For Sale – Bargain EP

The first record I ever bought on Noise Patch Records. There would be more, and it would become somewhat of an obsession. I’ll delve into that mystery in another post. The first song on this record was also on the … Continue reading

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Multi Facet – Multi Facet – Campground Records

Another from the “Never heard of them but this cover looks cool. What label is this on? Oh, Campground? Yeah, I’m totally getting this.” archives. I don’t know much about Multi Facet but they had a split record with Sheephead … Continue reading

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