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

Contingent Anonyme (France – Oi!)

And yet another interview with another French band. I’m aware of the high number of French bands here lately, yet quality can’t be ignored. Founded in 2005, but the band … Continue reading

June 26, 2015

Glory Days (Poland – Oi!)

Glory Days are a new three-piece Oi!/streetpunk based in Warsaw, Poland. Inspired by classic bands like Blitz or Attack, yet with a modern approach not unlike bands as Criminal Damage … Continue reading

April 30, 2015

The Bayonets (Serbia – Oi!)

After 11 years The bayonets from Serbia calls it a day. In may 2015 the band will play their farewell gig in their hometown Novi Sad. All questions were answered … Continue reading

April 26, 2015

Aggressive Combat (Basque Country – Oi!)

Last year i got a copy from the Back On The Streets! album by Aggressive Combat, a Basque band who bring back the No Mess, No Fuss sound from the … Continue reading

April 20, 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


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

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


The Welsh punk veterans Foreign Legion just released a new album and are heading for their thirty years’ existence. Judging by the musical capicities of the band i think Foreign … Continue reading

November 3, 2013

RUST (Australia – Oi!)

Rust from Autralia were formed back in 2005 by scene vetarans. The band quickly established a name with their attractive blend of Oi! and rock’n’roll. After a few quieter years … Continue reading

November 2, 2013