Tag Archives: garage rock

Punk Fox Mini Eruption!

Les Chausettes – Kate / Volcanoes – 7” – XOF004 Vancouver’s own Les Chausettes bring two brilliant tracks to life on this limited edition lipstick pink 7inch.  The kit describes this band as a blend of 60s surf with lo-fi … Continue reading

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The Unscene Vol. 5 The No Seattle Compilation

With the last edition of The Unscene being posted in February of 2012 (featuring the only release from Calabros), I decided to get my tail in gear, especially after the arrival of a holiday gift from my brother.  In a … Continue reading

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Spring’s Happy Happy Birthday To Me Records Showcase

HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME RECORDS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   Tunabunny – Kingdom Technology Tunabunny never disappoint.  This LP is a bit noiser than their previous album, complete with a full employment if distortion in spots and strange, almost hypnotic vocal harmonics in … Continue reading

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New Rock for Mid March 2014 Part Two – The Soft Power Records Episode

Soft Power !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The Wharves / The Rosy Crucifixion – Split LP From the very opening track on either side of the record, I knew this split LP was a true gem. Side A is by The Wharves and remind me … Continue reading

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New Rock Reviews – Mid March 2014

Quailbones — Lord Dion’s House of Discovery 7” – Self-released Glorious lo-fi and wild punk-pop-garage-psyche!  Could we call it some form of post punk?  Three tracks on this 7” and each one is a trip in itself.  Seriously, this is … Continue reading

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Talking Skull Showcase Late Winter 2014

Talking Skull !!!!!!!!!!!!! This is the label that brought Sun Brimmer to my attention via a nice little cassette last summer.  The review for that is here on the blog.  So, Talking Skull graciously sent over some diverse and new … Continue reading

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The Seabreezers — Meet The Seabreezers EP

Artist: The Seabreezers Title: Meet the Seabreezers EP Released: Sept 2013 Label: (Self-released) Format: CD Genre: surf rock, garage rock Here’s a band I’ve been eying for a long time now, partly because I know one of the guitar players … Continue reading

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The Rock Reviews: July – September, 2013

White Fang – Steady Truckin For Summer – Gnar Tapes With a wild sonic guitar, comes the hurricane force of the opening track. Things slow down a bit on the second track but already, a pattern is emerging.  The vocal … Continue reading

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Sun Brimmer – From a Limb on a Tree

Artist: Sun Brimmer Title: From a Limb On A Tree Released: June 20th, 2013 Label: Talking Skull Format: Cassette, digital Genre: Folk, psyche folk, blues, rural Canadiana, folk noir, folk pop From the mighty land of Canada comes Sun Brimmer’s … Continue reading

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Reviews for Early June 2013

Gnar Tapes releases Love Cop’s a new cassette: “Eat Yr Heart Out.” Seems that Love Cop has been releasing a load of material this year and despite the high numbers of tunes, the quality has stayed constantly perfect.  This is … Continue reading

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