V/A – For Family And Flag Vol. 1. (Pirates Press Records)

Pirates Press Records are active for fifteen years and counting by releasing only the premium streetpunk, Oi!, ska, and reggae artists you could imagine. Since the establishment in 2005, Pirates Press has worked hard on promoting its extensive roster by simultaneously pushing new names in the game and renowned artists, without losing any quality along… Read More V/A – For Family And Flag Vol. 1. (Pirates Press Records)

DZTN 1980 – Don’t Give Up CS EP (1859 Records)

Dustin made it once again! His solo project is firing recordings one after another in a matter of months, and it seems that he’s just getting started. If you caught up on my previous articles about this interesting project, you’re probably familiar with this prolific act. DZTN 1980 began its career when Abolitionist disbanded at… Read More DZTN 1980 – Don’t Give Up CS EP (1859 Records)

Strike Anywhere – Nightmares Of The West 12″ EP (Pure Noise Records)

Over the years, I’ve argued with fellow bloggers and friends about the importance of Strike Anywhere’s presence and music for the global DIY scene. Being their fan for nearly two decades, I’ve solely loved each new record they’ve put out. Each new album carried that recognizable appearance of the band but also delivered some improvements… Read More Strike Anywhere – Nightmares Of The West 12″ EP (Pure Noise Records)

Spectres – Nostalgia LP (Artoffact Records)

Spectres are a deathrock band from Vancouver, British Columbia that’s been formed in 2004 by lead vocalist and founder Brian Gustavson. The band has been pretty much active since its formation. They’ve recorded dozen of quality singles such as Cold War 7”, Visions Of A New World 7” and a split record with Arctic Flowers.… Read More Spectres – Nostalgia LP (Artoffact Records)

Kontakta – Life In A Cage 7” (Militant Tendencies Records)

Kontakta is an anarcho-punk / d-beat band originating from Southampton, UK. Formed sometime in the summer of 2016, the band has released a debut demo recordings the same year and has announced a debut 7” recording called Life In A Cage with a digital single named Tory Scum in October this year. By simply looking… Read More Kontakta – Life In A Cage 7” (Militant Tendencies Records)

Subhumans – Crisis Point LP (Pirates Press Records)

Crisis Point is the latest album by the legendary Subhumans. Formed in the Warminster and Melksham area of Wiltshire in 1980, the band has published countless of full-lengths, extended plays, two compilation albums, and one live recording album. The Day The Country Died and From The Cradle To The Grave was entitled as one of… Read More Subhumans – Crisis Point LP (Pirates Press Records)

M:40 – Arvsynd LP (Halvfabrikat Records)

Perhaps M:40 haven’t adjusted their weapons, but they’ve unquestionably sharpened their knives with time. The Arvsynd LP can be adequately defined as an extension of their previous recordings, but with an even more robust manifestation of darkness, aggression, melodies, and power. These Swedish punk rockers are being recognized for their d-beat sound, generous servings of… Read More M:40 – Arvsynd LP (Halvfabrikat Records)