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Quicksand’s Walter Schreifels: “Light, communication and those kind of things—I just plug into that.”

I’ve loved NYC post-hardcore band, Quicksand, since the ‘90s. When I heard they were releasing their first record – Interiors – in 22 years, I was beyond excited. All the things I loved about Quicksand […]

Fur: Find What You Like And Let It Kill You

Out of all of the bands that I love, Fur is one of my all-time, all-time favourites. They are such an important band for me. As a teen growing up in Brisbane in the ‘90s, […]

Mar, 16 · in Interviews,Music Chats

Spider’s Hector Martinez: “…punk rock always meant speaking truth to power.”

Los Angeles’ Spider have a classic LA punk sound; the band have been around since the ‘90s, regrouping in 2005 for a year, then again a couple of years ago. My friend vocalist, Hector, works […]

Mar, 16

Ursula’s Whitney Marshall: “It’s really not that hard to not be an asshole—especially to the animals.”

I’ve loved Whitney’s other band, Homesick Abortions, for ages and that love followed over to her new kick ass Apple Valley hardcore band, Ursula. They’ve recently released their debut, Meet Is Murder, 8-tracks of honest, rawness. […]

Mar, 15

Rats In The Wall’s Eva Hall on: Creativity, Straight Edge & their Warbound EP

Eva is the awesome frontwoman for California hardcore punk band, Rats in The Wall. I found out about them via one of my favourite places – Programme Skate & Sound; who, along with Indecision Records, […]

Mar, 15

Heather Gabel on Hide’s Castration Anxiety

Chicago-based industrial duo, Hide, are set to release their debut LP Castration Anxiety on Dais Records on March 23. Hide’s Heather Gabel and Seth Sher’s live performances are provocative, with a hypnotic low-end and mantra […]

Feb, 07

Amyl and The Sniffers: “Good times and looking after our mates.”

With songs such as ‘70’s Street Munchies’, ‘Blowjobs’, ‘Mole (Sniff Sniff)’, ‘Caltex Cowgirl’ and ‘Someone Stole My Push Bike’ plus a hectic live show, Melbourne pub-punk Sharpie rockers, Amyl and The Sniffers are fast becoming […]

Feb, 07