Listen Before You Die: P.O.S. – Never Better

It’s not easily digested, that’s for sure. P.O.S.’s 3rd album, Never Better, is and will be the most abrasive piece to make the list of albums you need to hear before you die. I know it’s not for everyone; P.O.S. does too and therein lies the beauty. Best characterized by his lyrics in one of ...

Intrigued Vinyl: The Seeds – The Seeds

In 1966 Los Angeles-based band, The Seeds, released their debut eponymous album. Before I get too far into this I would like to start by asking how anyone could not like a band who’s lead singer’s name is Sky Saxon. That’s about as badass as it gets. I digress. Along with a sweet name, Saxon can ...

[ALBUM] Thee Evil Creatures – Bayonet the Wounded EP

Sometimes I don’t give bands their due diligence simply because I don’t like a single word in their name, song, or album.  When I first saw the name Thee Evil Creatures I got a vision in my mind of some hardcore rock band with mosh pitting crowds.  Well, once again, my prejudgments were absolutely wrong.  Instead I found ...

[ALBUM] Blink-182 – Dogs Eating Dogs EP

When Blink-182 released Neighborhoods two years ago my reception was essentially just luke warm. My marginal exuberance towards it was more of a product of the band finally getting back together and making new music again rather than the quality.