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Oakland is increasingly becoming the home of adventurous genre mashing underground music, but that doesn't mean the Bay Area can't also still hold down the old school hardcore. Across a handful of 7”, the hard-as-fuck Replica makes the kind of hardcore punk that doesn't…Continue
2013 turned out to be a great year for raw and radical queer and feminist punk rock. It'd be criminal to close out the year without mentioning The Atomic Tanlines out of Denton, TX. Their simply titled Demo EP has been out for a few months now, and is seriously ferocious.
Lead singer Ally Play-Nice fails to live up to her name in the most spectacular way possible. After opening with the Black Flag inflected “Skank Around,” the band launches into the infectious…