Yesterday, the God of Speed Freak Metal, Dave Mustaine, sounded like he was endorsing Rick Santorum for President. Now, quicker than Mustaine can tap the Locrain scale off of a fretboard, he has taken it back. Rest assured Republicans, even though Demon Dave isn't officially endorsing Santorum, h ... More >>
The sensation those exiting the Countdown Club in London circa 1964 after an early era Pink Floyd show had or the way the Ramones' fans stumbling out of CBGBs in Manhattan around 1974 felt would be analogous to my experience at last night's the Bright Light Social Hour show. My mixed bag of son ... More >>
County Grind is counting down 2011's best local albums in South Florida. Monitor our progress here.On their sophomore LP Glazin', Miami's Jacuzzi Boys exhibit no signs of slumping. If anything, the group is entering its prime. Everything that was great about previous album No Seasons is here, wit ... More >>
When Rockit to Russia's Bobby Ramone Reinhardt passed this October, his family wasn't able to afford a funeral. To help his family and celebrate the fastest bassist since Dee Dee Ramone, his bruddas are throwing a sendoff this Saturday at the Monterey Club. Near the end of his battle with diabete ... More >>
CBGB, the departed New York petri dish of punk rock, is coming back to life on January 13 at Grand Central. Compared to the smelly hovel CBGB was in its heyday, GC is Radio City Music Hall. Legend has it that the Bowery bar had piss-smelling winos kicking it in the club until club owner Hilly Kri ... More >>
The Postmarks leave their stamp with a new album and prove they're more than one-hit wonders
Reigning SoundThe party continues at the Kill Your Idols space on Friday, December 5, first with Hex Dispensers, an Austin quartet who overdosed on the Ramones, but not so much the Beach Boys (it's a good thing ). Brutal Knights hail from the much colder climes of Toronto, and title their fun dittie ... More >>
The Brits get literary
With the Turtles Flo and Eddie
Eight years later, the Ridicules have finally arrived
Boy Prostitute (Ramhaus Records)
I'd complain about Pa' Degennaro's, but my mouth is full
New Ramones DVD thrills but lacks the frills true fans crave
You wanted the best — you got the best: Guitar Hero III.
A toddler and her dad road-test alt lullabies
Riverdales (Asian Man)
Blowfly's Punk Rock Party (Alternative Tentacles)
These girls could use a few lessons in the slut department
Punk Rock Karaoke
Guitar Hero cranks rhythm-gaming up to 11.
What's in a name?
And burns a few as well
The good times were killing us
Marquee Moon/Adventure (Rhino)
David/Donna Lee Parsons takes the very last train into the Mouth of the Rat
Big, ugly rock with a brain? Meet Fleshies!
Twenty years later, the Queers can still (proudly) get their Ramones on
The Process of Belief (Epitaph)
Don't Worry About Me (Sanctuary)
The Misfits and a lone Ramone rock the Culture Room
Richard Buckner, The Ramones