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

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


Recently i picked up the Oi! The Texas compilation and apart from a few bands i already knew, the CD also contained a few bands which were unknown to me. … Continue reading

October 16, 2013

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

LION’S LAW (France – Oi!)

Earlier this month i picked up the debute EP by the new French Oi! sensation Lion’s law and i was totally excited by this release. Apart from the music where … Continue reading

April 19, 2013

THE SHAME (USA – streetpunk)

Recently i picked up the debute EP by The Shame. I was surprised to see these Arsenal supporters didn’t live in London but in Tulsa, Oklahoma (USA). Their song ‘For … Continue reading

March 30, 2013