Michael grew up in the thick of LA punk rock, created fliers, was in a few bands and writes for Strange Reaction, Flipside 2010 and has interviewed many legends. This is his book about growing up in those times.
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After 35 years of securing their place as Punk Rock royalty, The Adicts have completed their landmark tenth album.
The album doesn't drop until September 11th, so be sure to stop in for a sneak peak!
One of Houston's most treasured current day Punk Rock prides, Blackmarket Syndicate, are releasing the follow up to their well acclaimed debut on April 21st, and we here at Tx Punk got a chance to enjoy the album early. Join us for "And The Peasants Rejoiced"!
Do you have a case of the post-Xmas blues? Then, return that itchy reindeer sweater and drop into the insanely fun world of Fishbone's Crazy Glue! Ska, Reggae, Punk, Funk, Metal, and wtf fun collide!
Chelsea Hotel - Lookin' For Tango
Houston's own classic Punk Rockers, Chelsea Hotel, have released a ripping new album, Lookin' For Tango. Today, we're putting one of our favorite Texas bands under the microscope today. Join in!
Street Punk veterans, The Generators, released their 8th full length album not long ago. They've been steadily gaining well deserved press attention and praise from places like USA Today to small Punk Rock zines, and trading circles. Take a look! If you don't know; you don't know what you're missing.
Opposite Box - Silly & Infantile
You sir! Do you like Fishbone? Do you like Downtown Brown? Do you like crazy wtf party bands that are not really just party bands because their level of range is unheard of? Well, if you like all these things, and long overdue reviews, than you will love today's subject, Opposite Box's "Silly & Infantile"
Ivan Julian - The Naked Flame
The guitarist known for his work in such names as: Richard Hell & The Voidoids, The Clash, Shriekback, among many others; has put out his first solo release. The Naked Flame certainly lives up to his legacy, and talents as musician, and really even goes beyond it. Join us, because this is going to be a good one.
The Mugs are back with their 2nd album, and today we're taking a peak before it officially launches on March 8.
Here's a hint. It doesn't disappoint!
Blower - Dressed To Chill 7"
Alright it's time to bust out the turn table for 7 inches of raw, punk edged, Rock, by Austin's own Blower.
If you've been paying attention to happenings on the site, then you already know you're in for quite a ride. Strap in, cause it's ripping down your way.