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MRR Radio #1587 • 12/10/17

This week Matt pulls some rarities out of the vault to make the scums and punks drool. Intro song: STENGTE DØRER ...

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MRR Radio #1586 • 12/3/17

On this week's MRR Radio, Rob goes ballistic for late '70s and early '80s Bloodstains punk rock from around the ...

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Maximum Rocknroll #416 • Jan 2018

Another new year, another exciting issue of Maximum Rocknroll! MRR #416, our January 2018 issue, begins with a sad note as we ...

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"Who gives a fuck?"

MRR Radio #1585 • 11/26/17

“[...] Elvis gives them a short speech about the death pangs that humanity must go through in order to reach ...

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MRR Radio #1584 • 11/19/17

Another fuct up Rotten Ron and Horrrible Halitosis Punker Power Hour. Intro song: DRUGCHARGE - Husk Rotten Ron fucks it up so you ...

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MRR Radio #1542 • 1/29/17


January 29th, 2017 by

DAME stops by and exhibits their top tier taste.

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Dame

Intro song:
DAME – Hush

Meghan
DDT – Psychopath
CARMODY – Messengers of Love
KREMLYN – The Girl Is Mine
SECOND CHAMBRE – Victoires Prochaines
SIN 34 – American America

Anna
TOZIBABE – Dezuje
PALE TV – Night Toys
THE TIGHTS – Cracked
NOCTURNAL PROJECTIONS – Isn’t That Strange
AMERICAN NUDISM – Future Shock

Diana
PSYCOTIC PINEAPPLE – I Wanna Get Rid of You
PINK TURNS BLUE – Walking on Both Sides
GHOST DANCE – A Deeper Blue
MESSAGE – Dernière Nuit

Outro song:
FLACCID – Concrete

Maximum Rocknroll Radio is a weekly radio show and podcast featuring DIY punk, garage rock, hardcore, and more from around the world. Our rotating cast of DJs picks the best of the best from MRR magazine’s astounding, ever-growing vinyl archive. You can find MRR Radio archives, specials, and more at radio.maximumrocknroll.com. Thanks for listening!



New Blood! DROOL, RAT CAGE, INVERTS, COLD LEATHER, and ABUSE OF POWER


January 26th, 2017 by

“New Blood” is our weekly feature spotlighting new bands from around the world! See below for info on how to submit. Now, check out some killer new shit…

Artwork by Bobby Michaud

Band name:
DROOL

Date & location formed:
Spring of 2016, Atlanta GA.

Reason for forming:
Surge, Busch beer, friendship.

What are your lyrics about?
Hatred of humankind of course, forgetting stuff, personal experiences, and discrediting the stupid blue lives matter movement.

How would you describe your sound?
Noisy hardcore punk that definitely uses chorus pedal.

What’s in the future for this band?
We just finished a tour with our buds bad example from Birmingham and played at This is austin not that great. Now we are going to focus on writing more songs for a possible 7″. Then more touring this year.

DROOL (photo by Anora Walper)

Links and contact info:

droolies.bandcamp.com

 

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Band name:
RAT CAGE

Date & location formed:
Rat Cage was born in my brain around August 2016. The Demo was formed in one afternoon that month at The Lughole in Sheffield while I was skiving work.

Reason for forming:
A couple of my other bands were dormant/dying. I had ideas for riffs polluting my head that I had to get onto tape. I also had been wanting the challenge of doing a one man project for a while, so this was the perfect opportunity.

What are your lyrics about?
My songs are about all the fucked up shit that’s going on right now. And there’s a hell of a lot of it.

How would you describe your sound?
There’s no denying my obsession with Totalitär and Swedish hardcore comes through strong in this band. But singing with a British accent gives it a UK82 edge aswell I guess. Disarm meets Partisans has been mentioned.

What’s in the future for this band?
Caged Like Rats 7″ due for release on La Vida Es Un Mus in February.
Also, the possibility of a full band live show at Noise Annoys Festival this July in Sheffield is on the cards.

Links and contact info:

lavidaesunmus.bandcamp.com
ratcage.bandcamp.com

 

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Band name:

INVERTS

Date & location formed:
Dec 2015, Oakland,CA.

Reason for forming:
We liked each other and wanted to be in a band. Ricky and Elsa found each other on Craigslist, Nora got recruited at Scream Queens.

What are your lyrics about?
Our lyrics are about trauma, transmisogyny, being pissed off about how fucked up the world is, and the X-Men.

How would you describe your sound?
Dissonant noise from space faggots.

What’s in the future for this band?
A lot of new songs, another album this year, elsa playing guitar, and tours! We are going to the pacific northwest (Corvallis, Seattle, Olympia, Portland) this March w Late Bloom, from San Francisco, stay tuned for dates.

Inverts (photo by Kevin Brown)

Links and contact info:
Inverts is Elsa, Ricky, Nora. You can hear our demo from 2016 at bandcamp.inverts.com, we also have a facebook page lol sorry, also our email is

 

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Band name:
COLD LEATHER

Date & location formed:
Summer 2016, Berlin.

Reason for forming:
The obvious shortage of leather-themed band names.

What are your lyrics about?
The shitty life… and the good life.

How would you describe your sound?
As if late 1970s L.A. was actually located in the early 80s UK, and everyone was also really into decent classic rock.

What’s in the future for this band?
For now a 7“ on Sabotage Records. Playing as much as we can.

Cold Leather (photo by Manu)

Links and contact info:

coldleather.bandcamp.com

 

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Band name:
ABUSE OF POWER

Date & location formed:
Winter 2015 / Atlanta GA.

Reason for forming:
We already hang out everyday, so why not start a band together?

What are your lyrics about?
Personal life experiences and struggles / showing compassion for others / being comfortable with yourself.

How would you describe your sound?
90’s Atlanta hardcore sound / early new age records vibe.

What’s in the future for this band?
7″ coming soon on BBB records / full US tour in the works.

Links and contact info:

abuseofpower.bandcamp.com

 

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Do you have or know of an awesome new band*? It’s easy to submit to be in MRR’s New Blood feature — just email us the following info, and keep keeping’ it real…

1) Band name:
2) Date & location formed:
3) Reason for forming:
4) What are your lyrics about?
5) How would you describe your sound?
6) What’s in the future for this band?
7) Links and contact info:

Along with the answers please send a band photo at least 600px on the longest side (with photo credits), and a logo if you have one, to:

*By “new band” we mean a band that formed within the past year or year and a half.



MRR Radio #1541 • 1/22/17


January 22nd, 2017 by

Amelia hosts Anarchy: MUTANT ITCH (Fresno) and VIDEO FILTH (Boston) bring you a Short Sharp Shock radio hour filled with some disordered tunes and chaotic speech.

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Intro song:
VIDEO FILTH – Violent Struggle

No Exit
BATTALION OF SAINTS – Buddies and Pals
FEAR OF GOD – World Under My Finger Nail
DIRT SHIT – Exit
NEGAZIONE – Tutto Dentro

Blood Wash the Dead City of Fresno
AL KAPPOTT – Les Bras Muscles
BLUTTAT – I’m Feeling Down
SO WHAT – Why Kid Violence Rage
CAPITAL SCUM – Clutch the Flag

Hey Goth Fuck Off
UNITED MUTATION – Final Solution
CHAOTIC DISCHORD – Never Trust a Friend
PEGGIO PUNX – Scemo
ENOLA GAY – Slere Bomber/Mere Magt

Loud and Clear
BORN WITHOUT A FACE – Stubborn Beast Flesh
NO CHOICE – Nuclear Disaster
THE ABUSED – War Games
EPPU NORMAALI – Poliisi Pamputtaa Taas

I Love CHAOS UK
E.N.T. – I’m a Bloody Fool
CHAOS UK – Control
SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN – Master Race
KAMBRONES – Exit
CHAOS UK – Global Domination
SDS – Doomsday (DISCHARGE)

Outro songs:
MUTANT ITCH – Spider
MUTANT ITCH – Butcher Nights

Maximum Rocknroll Radio is a weekly radio show and podcast featuring DIY punk, garage rock, hardcore, and more from around the world. Our rotating cast of DJs picks the best of the best from MRR magazine’s astounding, ever-growing vinyl archive. You can find MRR Radio archives, specials, and more at radio.maximumrocknroll.com. Thanks for listening!



MRR Radio #1540 • 1/15/17


January 15th, 2017 by

Former MRR columnist and current archive benefactor Bill Florio stopped by MRR Radio back in October to spin some eclectic tunes. Yo baby, ‘sup?

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Intro song:
BUGOUT SOCIETY – Party Line

Vaginal Davis

Couple New, Couple Old
LUTHERAN HEAT – That Boy
ADRENALIN O.D. – Rock ‘n’ Roll Gas Station (Español)
BORN LOOSE – I Loathe You
D.R.I. – Against Me

A Truly Mixed Bag
MALIGNUS YOUTH – I Think I Know
DOPPELSKANGERS – Gone Skitz
BASTARD – Slick Plot
SLOW DEATH – My Soul’s Like a Buick
THE WUSSIES – New Age

A Band Name Can Be a Sentence
ANIMAL CRACKERS – Heard It First on MTV
ATTACKED BY FISH PUNX RAIN AND RATS – Narvesen
ACCEL 4 – Gasoline
BLOWNAPART BASTARDS – Eco-Racism
MAUDE – Wooden Nickels

Some Holiday Cheer
CRUCIAL YOUTH – Santa Claus is Coming
TOTAL PASSOVER – Shower Door
VAGINAL DAVIS – Queens (Make the World Go Around)
LIL BUNNIES – Carrot Juice Stomp
KUNG FU MONKEYS – It Just Can’t Be Xmas Without You

Maximum Rocknroll Radio is a weekly radio show and podcast featuring DIY punk, garage rock, hardcore, and more from around the world. Our rotating cast of DJs picks the best of the best from MRR magazine’s astounding, ever-growing vinyl archive. You can find MRR Radio archives, specials, and more at radio.maximumrocknroll.com. Thanks for listening!



New Blood! HAIRCUT, THE LEASH, THE SURGE, FLUKE, and METHCHARGE


January 12th, 2017 by

“New Blood” is our weekly feature spotlighting new bands from around the world! See below for info on how to submit. Now, check out some killer new shit…

Band name:
HAIRCUT

Date & location formed:
Charlottesville, VA 2016.

Reason for forming:
Haircut existed with some other lineups starting in late 2015, and we finally got a solid crew together in summer 2016. A few of us moved into a show space in Charlottesville around the same time, so that worked out pretty nicely as far as being able to practice and play shows regularly.

What are your lyrics about?
Consent, being Latin American, grief, femininity.

How would you describe your sound?
We were really diggin on the classics when we started putting it together. X, Fang and Black Flag come to mind.

What’s in the future for this band?
Play some gigs! Maybe we’ll even take it outside of Virginia this year.

Haircut (photo by Tyler Abernathy)

Links and contact info:
haircutva.bandcamp.com

 

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Band name:

THE LEASH

Date & location formed:
Sometime early 2015 we formed as Gutter. Got a new drummer (Phill Gonzalez), wrote new songs, and released material as The Leash late 2016. Austin, TX.

Reason for forming:
To show the world the fucking boys are back in town.

What are your lyrics about?
Embarrassment, trust issues, addiction, depression, guilt, psychedelics, nihilism, disillusionment. Maybe a song or two about social or political issues, but that typically does not align with the ways of the collar, the leash, and the bond between the two.

How would you describe your sound?
Soggy meets Poison Idea? Recently gravitating more towards a faster and more straight forward sound for our next release.

What’s in the future for this band?
Spread the gospel of the trinity: the leash, the collar, and the bond between the two.

The Leash (photo by Cecilia Maeve)

Links and contact info:

theleash.bandcamp.com

 

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Band name:

THE SURGE

Date & location formed:
Summer of 2016. Fresno, CA.

Reason for forming:
We wanted to start a band to tour and distract us from our normal lives. The Fresno scene is sick but it’s small so we wanted to get it out there. Shouts out Step For Change, Urgency, Choke$lam.

What are your lyrics about?
The collective point is to give back the freedom of choice to people to live their life how they want to.

How would you describe your sound?
I guess early 80’s punk. Fun fast stuff.

What’s in the future for this band?
We’re on tour right now with CoolSide from SoCal so definitely more touring in the future. Also releasing new stuff in 2017.

The Surge (photo by Ismail Raven)

Links and contact info:
thesurge.bandcamp.comamp.com

 

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Band name:
FLUKE

Date & location formed:
March 2016, Singapore.

Reason for forming:
We had similar ideas and influences so we got together and the rest is history.

What are your lyrics about?
Struggles of being a Singaporean citizen,
Intolerance and the daily grind.

How would you describe your sound?
We sound like a fluke.

What’s in the future for this band?
A few shows in Malaysia and Indonesia and hopefully release a 7″ by the summer.

Links and contact info:

flukepest.bandcamp.com

 

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Band name:
METHCHARGE

Date & location formed:
Summer 2015 Richmond Virginia.

Reason for forming:
Abject boredom of life.

What are your lyrics about?
Crisis of the world, hearty contrast, neverending bullshit.

How would you describe your sound?
Loud dogs produced by machines.

What’s in the future for this band?
Absolutely no future.

Methcharge (photo by Ripley)

Links and contact info:
methcharge.bandcamp.com
Write to:
2802 Park Ave #4
Richmond, VA 23221

 

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Do you have or know of an awesome new band*? It’s easy to submit to be in MRR’s New Blood feature — just email us the following info, and keep keeping’ it real…

1) Band name:
2) Date & location formed:
3) Reason for forming:
4) What are your lyrics about?
5) How would you describe your sound?
6) What’s in the future for this band?
7) Links and contact info:

Along with the answers please send a band photo at least 600px on the longest side (with photo credits), and a logo if you have one, to:

*By “new band” we mean a band that formed within the past year or year and a half.