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

CITY SAINTS (Sweden – streetpunk)

City Saints from Sweden are a relatively new band, but the members have over twenty years experience in past bands like Chillihounds and Perkele. Within a short period of time … Continue reading

September 17, 2013

MIDNIGHT TATTOO (Belgium – Streetpunk)

In 2010 three guys from Belgium founded a sing-a-long streetpunk band. Within a short period of time the band started doing gigs and recorded a few songs and quickly they … Continue reading

September 11, 2013

4 PAST MIDNIGHT (Scotland – streetpunk)

4 Past Midnight is one of the longest running punk bands in Glasgow. Despite several temporary breaks the band still holds true the banner of streetpunk and just released a … Continue reading

July 27, 2013

BLIND PIGS (Brazil – streetpunk)

Recently i picked up a 7″ by the Brazilian streetpunk band Blind Pigs. Honestly i knew very little about this band, even though they exist twenty years by now. Enough … Continue reading

June 27, 2013

THE CORPS (Australia – streetpunk)

Throughout the years many bands promised to play Rose Tattoo influenced streetpunk, yet The Corps are one of the few bands to live up the promise. Streetpunk attitude, a rock … Continue reading

June 25, 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

Prins Carl – No Mercy LP

band website – label website Punk and Oi! bands in Sweden pop up like mushrooms during the autumn. And although Prins Carl exists since 2001 they only draw attention since … Continue reading

January 31, 2013

Various – Cashing In On Christmas volume 4

label website Black Hole is not the most active recordlabel out there, but if they release something, they always do it well. Their Cashing In On Christmas became a good … Continue reading

December 17, 2012

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

HARRINGTON SAINTS (USA – streetpunk)

After several 7″s and a full-length America’s Harrington Saints are currently recording their second full-length, ‘Pride and Tradition’. After that the band will visit Europe for the second time in … Continue reading

February 20, 2012