oioimusic.com

weekly updated blog for Oi! – punk – ska – reggae

Category Archives: Interviews

Outreau (France – Oi!)

Forget about England and Germany, these days France is the place to be! France has a huge history when it comes to Oi! music, yet the presence is impressive as … Continue reading

February 3, 2015

HAWKINS THUGS (Basque Country – Oi!)

A few months ago Hawkins Thugs from the Basque Country came up with their debute EP. The band made a huge impression with their skinhead rock’n’roll influenced by bands such … Continue reading

August 21, 2014

HARD EVIDENCE (USA – Oi!)

Recently Hard Evidence from St.Louise, USA, released their Last One Standing 12″. The band made an excellent impression with their debute release on which they showed an interesting mixture of … Continue reading

July 30, 2014

Grade 2 (England – Oi!)

A few months ago i received some demo recordings from a few guys from England, aged 15-16, who just started an Oi! band. A few months later the band released … Continue reading

July 14, 2014

Surgery Without Research (England – punk)

Surgery Without Research (SWR) were founded in 2000 and since then they released numerous cassettes, CD(r)’s, contributed to several compilations and played a whole bunch of local gigs. The band … Continue reading

May 14, 2014

Red Alert (England – Oi!)

Red Alert are a band that probably don’t need an introduction anymore. They are one of the few bands from the first wave of Oi! who didn’t quit during the … Continue reading

December 29, 2013

HOODLUM (Singapore – Oi!)

Last summer Hoodlum from Singapore released their first full length. The ten songs remind me to earlier Malaysian bands like ACAB, but also a band like Agnostic Front crossed my … Continue reading

December 2, 2013