Punk

Food and Drinks 

SLUSH PILE: SAKE SLUSHIES RULE AT NIGHT MARKET

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I took mine down with a side of Asahi beer (and Sichuan fried chicken wings), from the list that includes other Asian beers (think: Hitachino Nest White Ale, Beerlao), all of which supported the overall secret-y vibe, as if I had just discovered a former punk rock stronghold that’s been retrofitted into a Japanese izikaya. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: LAGWAGON AND SWINGIN’ UTTERS AT BRIGHTON MUSIC HALL

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With fellow Fat Wreck Chords label mates, Swingin’ Utters in tow, Brighton Music Hall was filled with young and old punks alike to see Lagwagon. The mix of black hooded sweatshirts illustrated this fact with a range from Pennywise to Teenage Bottlerocket hoodies bouncing around. Continue reading

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TALKING WITH MEATBODIES (NOT TO BE CONFUSED WITH MEATLOAF)

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Chad Ubovich has been hiding behind Ty Segall, FUZZ, and Mikal Cronin onstage. But on his friends’ tours, Ubovich was busy writing his own material under the moniker Meatbodies, and now he’s making a remarkable debut. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: RISE AGAINST AT HOUSE OF BLUES

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Post-hardcore and political punk converged on the House of Blues stage in Boston last Monday night. No noses were bloodied. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: AGAINST ME! AND GASLIGHT ANTHEM AT THE HOUSE OF BLUES

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Last night (Tuesday, Sept. 16) Against Me! and The Gaslight Anthem ignited a packed House of Blues in Boston. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: JOYCE MANOR AT SINCLAIR

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Joyce Manor rocked the Sinclair last Sunday night with one hell of a set. Continue reading

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REVIEW + FOTOBOM: BOB MOULD W/ CYMBALS EAT GUITARS AT PARADISE ROCK CLUB

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With a knowing nod to the past, Mould (joined by familiar and absolute ace rhythm section Jason Narducy and Jon Wurster) hit the stage and stepped on the gas pedal like a nitro-burning funny car. Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: TITUS ANDRONICUS

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“I didn’t even find out about this other monkey way to eat a banana until the other year. How did I go 28 fucking years without knowing how to eat a banana?” Continue reading