Since Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age has made headlines for kicking a photographer in the head, cutting himself with a knife, and berating a California audience, perhaps St. John’s can feel less bad about that time they pelted him with shoes in 2008.
We’ve spent plenty of hours sharing VHS rips of lost Atlantic Canadian punk rock, so it is about damn time that we’re able to enjoy contemporary St. John’s punk in the same sentimental fuzzy format.
The previously self-released EP by the St. John’s punk band has been pressed to 7″ record by California-based label Warthog Speak.
St. John’s springtime exposition of independent art and culture will return for an eighth edition in 2018, and artist applications are now wide open and eagerly awaiting what you’ve been creating.
Within the last few weeks, a bedraggled VHS tape surfaced containing some vital footage of Newfoundland’s punk rock history. Though recovering the previously unseen video was anything but a clean process, our pal Alex Rumboldt got his hands dirty for the greater good of archiving this fundamental tape.
Following the recent release of their debut EP, CONDITIONER have gifted us with a music video comprised of fuzzy found footage from throwback TV commercials.
As a Secret East salute to the recent passing of the Austrian strongman and wrestling icon Otto Wanz, we dug up some footage of him going belly-to-belly with Newfoundland wrestling legend Sailor White in 1981.
Though it has been a decade since Vancouver’s Daggermouth dropped their two classic pop punk albums, their influence has been celebrated with pure enthusiasm by an East Coast audience who eagerly awaits their Newfoundland debut.
With help from Brooklyn based DJ/promoter Adam Rhodes (Papi Juice) and a stacked line-up of local talent, Yung Dumb are making their 4th annual Pride Week event anything but ordinary.