Heavy Pet – Spoil the Fun

In a tiny living room with hot pink walls, Heavy Pet worked their DIY magic, while what seemed like at least fifty queer punks looked on. The audience was crammed into the space, overflowing into the kitchen, hallway, and up the stairs, while the house dog ran around underfoot. Members of the band swapped instruments between songs—everyone except … [Read more...]

Noothgrush – Live For Nothing

Silly name aside, these Oakland, California sludge kings are back. Live For Nothing is just what you'd expect from Southern Lord Records. I often times find myself purchasing records by the bands on Southern Lord simply because I know I am getting the very best. Noothgrush is no exception. Part Darkthrone, part Cough, the listener lays in wait as … [Read more...]