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by volcanogod
Tue May 24, 2011 15:22
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: dEUS
Replies: 12
Views: 3303

Re: dEUS

dEUS at some point in the mid-nineties seemed to be on MTV's Alternative Nation every week as well as Reading Fest every year. They've aged better than WHALE. Coincidently My band WEST COAST BRIDE is playing a show in GUILDFORD with a dEUS off-shoot band: A CLEAN KITCHEN IS A HAPPY KITCHEN. They sou...
by volcanogod
Mon Dec 06, 2010 08:21
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: The Kinks
Replies: 59
Views: 21027

The Kinks - where to start?

I heard a cover of 'Misty Water' and became hooked on The Kinks (again); what are the key songs and albums to get-a-hold of?
by volcanogod
Sun Nov 28, 2010 22:23
Forum: anorak musicians
Topic: Distribution
Replies: 2
Views: 2863

Re: Distribution

Cheers

Well downloads would work too i guess, i like the idea of streaming as well e.g. Spotify. Does anyone buy CDs any more? The only thing i know for certain is we shift even less CDs with zero outlets.

Thanks for the pointers, I'm currently investigating RouteNote
by volcanogod
Fri Nov 26, 2010 10:38
Forum: anorak musicians
Topic: Distribution
Replies: 2
Views: 2863

Distribution

Hi I play in this band www.thegrizzleyends.co.uk i guess we're pop-punk. Anyway our label got moth-balled so now we need a new place to sell and distribute our records through; Any suggestions? Would i be better off selling through INTERPUNK, AMAZON or EBAY. Or maybe, lumped in with a smaller more s...
by volcanogod
Thu Sep 30, 2010 08:39
Forum: book talk
Topic: Comic Book Chit-chat
Replies: 348
Views: 91932

Re: Comic Book Chit-chat

Not to sure, i've only seen 2 issues; does it look a bit like this: - http://wearewordsandpictures.com/ STRIPBURGER - Is a regular international Anthology. Each issue is themed. http://www.stripburger.org/ Cramers Ergot - Its a huge Anthology. Alot of the Fantagraphics crowd are involved as well as ...
by volcanogod
Wed Sep 29, 2010 15:06
Forum: book talk
Topic: Comic Book Chit-chat
Replies: 348
Views: 91932

Re: Comic Book Chit-chat

i popped into m'local comic shop yesterday to have a browse and see if there were any new Top Shelf minis or local small press things that i'd missed (they've stopped doing them now, rats). ended up picking up the issues of Dodgem Logic that i'd missed, but also stumbled across #5 of a uk anthology...
by volcanogod
Mon Sep 13, 2010 14:34
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!
Replies: 518
Views: 91790

Re: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!

indiansummer wrote:finished all the vocals for the new Crocodile God album last night!

just a couple more overdubs to be redone (Steve Albini we ain't) and then it just needs mixing and we're ready to roll!
Fantastic! How many tracks has it got and when is it out? Crackle! again?
by volcanogod
Tue Sep 07, 2010 08:37
Forum: anorak musicians
Topic: The "I just made a song, do you want to listen?" thread.
Replies: 187
Views: 75529

Re: The "I just made a song, do you want to listen?" thread.

I recorded this for fun on a 4-track, i love bands like NEW BOMB TURKS & THE DOUBLE NUTHINS.

http://soundcloud.com/root-canal/sets/emergency-surgery
by volcanogod
Thu Aug 26, 2010 21:36
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Minutemen
Replies: 26
Views: 5114

Re: Minutemen

I picked up a re-issue of Double Nickels from Tower Records in Southampton in 2000, copied it strait to tape and spun it everyday. Fantastic record from start to finish. We Jam Econo was fun too. I also recommend the 33 1/3 book abot them too, top band.
by volcanogod
Fri Jul 23, 2010 08:16
Forum: book talk
Topic: Web Comics
Replies: 3
Views: 7163

Re: Web Comics

Yes your right, i've kind of buggered up this thread. Let me put it right : - Fred the Clown By Roger Landridge though no-longer running as a web-comic this series had the distiction of being funny and well drawn. Also the short-lived Comic was great too. I believe it was collected in to a squarebou...
by volcanogod
Thu Jul 22, 2010 15:26
Forum: book talk
Topic: Catch 22
Replies: 3
Views: 7383

Re: Catch 22

Closing Time From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Closing Time Author Joseph Heller Country United States Language English Genre(s) Satire Historical novel Publisher Simon & Schuster Publication date 1994 Media type Print (Hardback) Pages 464 pp (1st edition hardback) Pr...
by volcanogod
Thu Jul 22, 2010 15:22
Forum: book talk
Topic: Web Comics
Replies: 3
Views: 7163

Web Comics

I've always been mildy disappointed with Webcomics, Mini-Comics on the other hand are a sheer delight, here is a short list of a few of my recommended artist/writers Ivan Brunetti - Haw! Schizo Walt Holcombe - Things Just Get Away From You Scott C - Hickee Jeremy Tinder - Cry Yourself To Sleep Elio-...
by volcanogod
Thu Jul 22, 2010 15:15
Forum: book talk
Topic: Love & Rockets
Replies: 15
Views: 17166

Re: Love & Rockets

So they came out with 7 paperback collections of L&R, Vol. 1 before taking a break. Three of Palomar, three of Maggie & Hopey, and one of the miscellaneous stand-alones. They're finally getting into Vol. 2 with the paperbacks this February as they've got a nice hot pink Penny Century collection com...
by volcanogod
Thu Jul 22, 2010 15:13
Forum: book talk
Topic: Catch 22
Replies: 3
Views: 7383

Catch 22

I've finally got round to reading Catch 22 and thoroughly enjoyed it. Friend of mine said the follow up wasn't as spirited as the original; is this true?

Currently i'm idling through Tintin In The New World
by volcanogod
Tue Feb 02, 2010 13:57
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!
Replies: 518
Views: 91790

Re: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!

richpassivity wrote:
roundbitsofplastic wrote:does anyone know if razorcake is available in the UK? I can't find anywhere that stocksit and I really am not up for pay $8 postage..
You can also get it from:-
http://sncl.collective-zine.co.uk/

Good shout too, any distro that carries SQUINTY JOE is alright by me ;)
by volcanogod
Tue Feb 02, 2010 13:56
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!
Replies: 518
Views: 91790

Re: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!

roundbitsofplastic wrote:
volcanogod wrote:He really does get around a bit too, best way to contact him is through the PUNTASTIC forum.
Thanks!

Who's Jam? Will he be 'Jam' on that Forum?
Jam is a genuine fan and enthusiast of punk. His Punktastic name is 'Jam' really nice fella too!

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by volcanogod
Tue Feb 02, 2010 08:37
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!
Replies: 518
Views: 91790

Re: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!

does anyone know if razorcake is available in the UK? I can't find anywhere that stocksit and I really am not up for pay $8 postage.. Hello Jam sells Razorcake. I got the last couple of issues of of him. He was charging £3.50 each or two for a fiver. Nice! He doesn't like posting though he prefers ...
by volcanogod
Thu Jan 14, 2010 08:08
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!
Replies: 518
Views: 91790

Re: Pop Punk! Punk Rock!

indiansummer wrote:If anyone down Cambridge way is into this sorta thing, i'm playing this show on 30th January:

SOUTHPORT
DOWN AND OUTS
FORMER CELLMATES
CROCODILE GOD
@ The Portland Arms

Should be a fun night!
Hopefully i'm gonna be at this too, Ace line-up!