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

DEAD END STREET (Italy – streetrock’n’roll)

Dead End Street is a new band from Italy founded by (ex)members from bands like Colonna Infame and Payback. The band plays streetrock’n’roll inspired by the likes as Rose Tattoo … Continue reading

September 26, 2013


Cervelli Stanki is one of the oldest still existing Italian Oi! bands. Although the band sings about various subjects the movie A Clockwork Orange remain their main source inspiration. Recently … Continue reading

January 18, 2013

PINTA FACILE (Italy – streetpunk)

This summer Pinta Facile released their second album on which the band combines melodic streetpunk with the aggression from Oi! music. Although the band sings in Italian they sound different … Continue reading

December 1, 2012

GIUDA (Italy – glam / bovver rock)

Italy’s Giuda made a huge impression with their debute LP ‘Racey Roller’. The band finds inspiration in 70ies bovver & glam rock. They combine the stomping rhythm of Slade, the … Continue reading

May 30, 2012

BANKROBBERS (Italy – ska)

Recently i picked up the debute CD from The Bankrobbers. These Italian scooterists blend 2-tone ska with an Italian rage. Their ‘Our Times’ album features guest appearances by members from … Continue reading

January 24, 2012

THE OFFENDERS (Italy – ska)

Earlier this year Italian The Offenders released their third full-length which was followed by a period of intense touring and many festival appearances. After just a few weeks of rest … Continue reading

November 12, 2011