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AQUARIUM by Martin Sorrondeguy

MRR Radio #1579 • 10/15/17

Strace and Strayla vote MITCH CARDWELL for President of Punk.  Intro song: AQUARIUM - Human Current Sounds from the New Bins MR. WRONG - ...

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Secreto Público

MRR Radio #1578 • 10/8/17

Matt is joined by Ben and Claudia for just another hour of the best new punk and hardcore worldwide! Intro ...

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Maximum Rocknroll #414 • Nov 2017

Are y'all ready for Maximum Rocknroll #414? Our November 2017 issue will teach you a thing or two all about ...

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Flipper rules, OK?

MRR Radio #1577 • 10/1/17

Phillip Greenlief spent an afternoon in the stacks. This is what he came up with. BAD RELIGION - You Are the ...

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Jackal (photo by Zack Rogers)

New Blood! ESCØRT, WITCHTRIAL, JACKAL, VANTA, and UNIVERSAL PEACE

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

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Monday Photo Blog: Budget Rock RIP edition


October 24th, 2011 by

This past weekend marked the end of the Bay Area’s Budget Rock Fest. Ten years into it and Chris Owen, Mitch Cardwell and the whole gang wisely decided to pack it in. Don’t get me wrong — I’ve had plenty of fun at Budget Rock, but it’s good to see someone call it a day while they’re going on strong rather than dragging it out, you know? So, with that in mind, I thought I’d post a few shots from this year’s blow-out and a few hits/misses from the past few years too.

Dukes of Hamburg, Budget Rock 10, San Francisco, CA 22 October 2011 (photo by icki)

SLA, Budget Rock 10, San Francisco, CA, 22 October 2011 (photo by icki)

Donny Denim, Budget Rock 8, San Francisco, CA, 2009 (photo by icki)

Andy Levy, Budget Rock Hot Dog eating champion, 2010 (photo by icki)

The Rip Offs, Budget Rock 10, San Francisco, CA, 21 October 2011 (photo by icki)

We’ve got a nice backlog of submissions — we’ll be getting them up soon! But keep ’em coming! The more, the better.

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, or something like this to: Include your name, the band, where and when it was shot, and a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever). Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to five photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. We like to exercise a little quality control here…not everything sent in will be posted. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Thanks!



Monday Photo Blog: Raleigh, NC


October 17th, 2011 by

David Mirabedini sent a nice set of recent photos he’s taken in the Raleigh area. Check ’em out:

Brain Tumors, Raleigh, NC, 30 August 2011 (photo by David Mirabedini)

Double Negative, Raleigh, NC, 4 October 2011 (photo by David Mirabedini)

The Men, Raleigh, NC at Hopscotch Music Festival (photo by David Mirabedini)

Whatever Brains, Raleigh, NC, 4 October 2011 (photo by David Mirabedini)

Shards, Raleigh, NC, 30 August 2011 (photo by David Mirabedini)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: Include your name, the band, where and when it was shot, and a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever). Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to five photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. We like to exercise a little quality control here…not everything sent in will be posted. Please size your photos so they are about 600–800 pixels (72 dpi) at the longest side. Thanks!



Monday Photo Blog: GonerFest 8!


October 10th, 2011 by

Ace photographer Kandi Champne Cook was on the scene at Gonerfest this year and graciously shared some of her favorite shots with us here at MRR’s Monday Photo Blog. By all accounts Goner Fest is always a great time…

True Sons of Thunder, Goner Fest 8, Memphis, TN, 2011 (photo by Kandi Cook)

Ryan Rousseau and His Desert Children, Goner Fest 8, Memphis, TN, 2011 (photo by Kandi Cook)

Straight Arrows, Goner Fest 8 (Buccaneer Lounge), Memphis TN, 2011 (photo by Kandi Cook)

Mean Jeans, Goner Fest 8, Memphis, TN, 2011 (photo by Kandi Cook)

The Gories, Goner Fest 8, Memphis, TN, 2011 (photo by Kandi Cook)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: Include your name, the band, where and when it was shot, and a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever). Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to five photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. We like to exercise a little quality control here…not everything sent in will be posted. Please size your photos so they are about 600–800 pixels (72 dpi) at the longest side. Thanks!



Monday Photo Blog: Sylvain Zayard, pt. 2


October 3rd, 2011 by

About a month ago, we posted some killer photos by Sylvain Zayard, with the promise of more to come. I am here today to deliver on that promise. Here’s round two of Sylvain’s photos.

Crimen D Estado, Barcelona, 2010 (photo by Sylvain Zayard)

In Suiciety, Mistral Gagnant, St. Etienne, 2003 (photo by Sylvain Zayard)

Remains of the Day, Main Dans La Main, St. Etienne, 2003 (photo by Sylvain Zayard)

Phobia, New York, 1998 (photo by Sylvain Zayard)

Melt Banana, Pez Ner, Velleurbanna, 2001 (photo by Sylvain Zayard)

NNY, Cret De Roch, St. Etienne, 2002 (photo by Sylvain Zayard)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: Include your name, the band, where and when it was shot, and a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever). Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to five photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. We like to exercise a little quality control here…not everything sent in will be posted. Please size your photos so they are about 600–800 pixels (72 dpi) at the longest side. Thanks!



Monday Photo Blog: Return to Indonesia


September 26th, 2011 by

Of any country besides the US, Indonesia is probably the best represented here on MRR’s Monday Photo Blog. We get a steady stream of submissions from Indonesia photographers. Today’s came back in June from A. Okhi Irawan, a longtime MRR reader. Most of these photos are from the early ’00s “where the Indonesia’s despotic goverment change into reform age, and re-shape how punks movement during that age.”

Thanks for the photos  A. Okhi!

Aldhonny Themfuck of JERUJI (Bars, in English) at Laga Pub collective, from Bandung, Indonesia's 2003-2004 (photo by A. Okhi Irawan)

Don Kumbang (from Don Lego) and the kids at a collective/d.i.y gig held in Bandung, 2003-2004 (photo byA. Okhi Irawan)

 

Mario Butche, founding member of the Grinding Punk Corporation community during his gig with the legendary grinding-punk based band, The Cruel, 2003-2004 (photo by A. Okhi Irawan)

Ari Ernesto (founding member of Domestik Doktrin, Hark! And the crawling tar tar) at Uninus gigs in Indonesia, 2003-2004 (photo by A. Okhi Irawan)

RAMBO (from the Philladelphia) at Indonesia's Universitas Islam Nusantara, 2003-2004 (photo by A. Okhi Irawan)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: Include your name, the band, where and when it was shot, and a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever). Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to five photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. We like to exercise a little quality control here…not everything sent in will be posted. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Thanks!