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

HALBSTARKE JUNGS (Germany – Oi! / hardcore)

Next to this website i also run a recordlabel and mailorder service. One of the bands i’m happy to work with are the Halbstarke Jungs from Germany. A few days … Continue reading

April 24, 2013

The Pikes – Something’s Going On CD

band website – label website The Pikes from Berlin, Germany were founded in 2007. All members have some band experience by playing in several punk, ska and rockabilly projects. Because … Continue reading

January 20, 2013

Slime – Sich Fügen Heisst Lügen LP

Band website – label website Everytime an old band reforms a discussion starts about the question whether the band in question is able to approach the quality of their early … Continue reading

December 16, 2012

Stomper 98 – …Bis Hierher! CD

Band website – label website Four years after the release of their last full-length, Stomper 98 is back with their fifth album. Throughout the years the band became a major … Continue reading

December 10, 2012

CRACKS & SCARS (Germany – streetpunk / hardcore

Out of the ashes from the German streetpunk band Guts & Glory arised Cracks & Scars. Cracks & Scars combines hardcore like Agnostic Front during their Epitaph years with streetpunk … Continue reading

December 24, 2011

EMSCHERKURVE 77 (Germany – streetpunk)

After a 10″, a split LP and two full-lengths the German streetpunk band Emscherkurve 77 released a new record. In the past the band was known for their covers and … Continue reading

December 8, 2011

COMBAT 77 (Germany – Oi! / streetpunk)

Combat 77 was founded in early 2007 by memmbers of Riot Company, Annex 5 and Vendetta. Within a few months the band played at the ‘Punk & Disorderly’ fest in … Continue reading

October 31, 2011

7er JUNGS (Germany – Oi!)

Next up is an interview with the German Oi! band 7er Jungs. After an excellent debute record in 2005 they recorded some songs for compilations and split EP’s. I asked … Continue reading

November 29, 2010