Category: Record of the Week

The Aggrolites – “Reggae Now!”

If we’re talking reggae, you better put THE AGGROLITES at the top of the list! The iconic Southern California act is back with their first new record in almost a decade and the pioneers of “dirty reggae” haven’t lost a step! “REGGAE NOW!”…

Monster Squad – “Fire the Faith”

MONSTER SQUAD formed in Vacaville, CA in January 1997. Touring somewhat heavily back then, US and Europe. “Fire the Faith” was originally released in 2007 on Punk Core Records, the original 500 LPs have been out of print since that…

Charger – S/T

Kicking off this week’s RECORD OF THE WEEK blog is the debut from the Bay Area’s most exciting, and most talked about new band – CHARGER! These veteran musical heavyweights (including Matt Freeman from RANCID!) got together to just…

KOOK – “KOOK II”

KOOK was founded in September of 2015 in San Jose, California by long-time members of San Jose’s storied stoner rock/metal scene that started in the late 80s. “KOOK II” was tracked in February 2018 at Sharkbite Studios in Oakland CA…

Full Of Hell – “Weeping Choir”

FULL OF HELL make their RELAPSE debut with their most explosive album to date, “Weeping Choir”. Dynamic, pissed, and wholly urgent, the highly anticipated “Weeping Choir” is a definitive statement of intent by one of the underground’s…

Teenage Bottlerocket – “Stay Rad!”

Let’s be honest. TEENAGE BOTTLEROCKET has always been rad. Formed in Wyoming in 2000, they were rad when they released their debut album, “Another Way”, in 2003 and almost two decades – as the title of this eighth studio album…

Black Lung – “Ancients”

In the brutally cold winter of 2014, BLACK LUNG emerged from Baltimore with serious volume. This trio of Adam Bufano, Elias Schutzman (both founding members of The Flying Eyes) and multi-instrumentalist Dave Cavalier, have crafted…

Off The Clock – S/T

OFF THE CLOCK formed in the spring of 2017, 4 friends wanting an excuse to play some rough and ready tunes inspired by the likes of 4-skins and Negative Approach and drink some beers in the basement. The initial line up consisted…