Category: Vinyl

Eureka California: Wigwam 7″ (HHBTM Records)

Eureka California Wigwam 7″ (HHBTM Records) Last year Athens, Georgia-based band Eureka California released another significant album in their catalog with the full length ‘Versus,’ and less than a year after that release, Jake Ward and Marie A. Uhler are…

Cinerama: Valentina[12” LP (HHBTM)

Cinerama Valentina[12” LP (HHBTM) David Gedge’s Cinerama, much like his other band, The Wedding Present, may no longer be active, but his songs are still finding an audience. With ‘Valentina,’ put out recently in the U.S. by Athens, GA-based label…

Cowtown: Paranormal Romance 12” LP (HHBTM)

Cowtown Paranormal Romance 12” LP (HHBTM) UK-based group Cowtown, along with having a truly great band name, have a jerky, frenetic sound that is equal parts Talking Heads and Oingo Boingo with just enough pop hooks to recall a band…

The Dustbowl Revival: Busted b/w Only One 7″ (Signature Sounds)

The Dustbowl Revival Busted b/w Only One 7″ (Signature Sounds) The Venice, California-based band The Dustbowl Revival is an 8-piece band which made a name for themselves based on their good-time concoction of soul, funk, and bluegrass. On their new,…

Kleenex Girl Wonder: The Comedy Album 12” LP (Reesonable)

Kleenex Girl Wonder The Comedy Album 12” LP (Reesonable) New York, by way of Chicago, lo-fi rockers Kleenex Girl Wonder were a fairly prolific band in their most active period in the 1990s. Despite fits and starts over the years,…

Mike Watt: Ring Spiel Tour ’95 (Legacy)

Mike Watt Ring Spiel Tour ’95 (Legacy) For nearly 40 years Mike Watt has been the champion flag bearer for DIY-rock & roll. No matter if it was with the Minutemen, fIREHOSE, more recently the Stooges, or his countless side…

The Robert Kraft Trio: I Gotta have You 7” (Self-Released)

The Robert Kraft Trio I Gotta have You 7” (Self-Released) The latest single from the Austin-based Robert Kraft Trio, “I Gotta Have You” could have easily been marketed as a long lost gem from the late ’60s/early ’70s. With nods…

James Williamson & Maia: Sickkk b/w I Made A Mistake (Self-Released)

James Williamson & Maia Sickkk b/w I Made A Mistake (Self-Released) Earlier this year, guitarist James Williamson, best known for his work in the Stooges, launched a 7-inch single series with a different female singer for each release with the…

Affordable Hybrid: Bat b/w Roky (Flannel Gurl)

Affordable Hybrid Bat b/w Roky (Flannel Gurl) For the first time in seven years, Swedish rock band Affordable Hybrid is releasing new material. It’s only a 2-song 7” for the four piece post-punk band from Vänersborg, Sweden, but it’s a…

Rikk Agnew Band: Learn (Frontier)

Rikk Agnew Band Learn (Frontier) Rikk. fuckin’ Agnew. Some call him the “Brian Wilson of punk” and that’s fair. But, shit, he’s so much more. Legend is most appropriate. This is the guy who defined the O.C. hardcore sound through…