Erleиd Hjelvik – Vocals Vidar Landa – Guitar Bjarte Lund Rolland – Guitar Maciek Ofstad – Guitar Marvin Nygaard – Bass Kjetil Gjermundrød – Drums Formed in 2007, Kvelertak (Norwegian for “stranglehold”) shamelessly draws inspiration from everything and anything that could fit into their idea of good hard-hitting and catchy rock and roll. Regardless of […]
With original members guitar player Kawabe, bassist Kim, and drummer J.J. joining in 1998 – The Gimmies is a Japanese rock band created by guitarist Sora in 1997. Described by one reviewer; “As a band that wants to beat every song to a pulp with an unmitigated fury.” What The Gimmies’ punk-rock sound may lack […]
Described accurately as “Garagey-tuneful-fucked-up punk rock played by Japanese hardcore veterans” – The Slowmotions are a straight up punk band from Japan on the record label HG Fact. The SLOWMOTIONS are TOMOYA (guitar), Jalapeno (bass), iZUMI-MOTION (drums) and KiiCHI (vocals).
About the time progressive metal developed into a genre of its own in the mid-1980s – In Kyoto, Japan, Ranko, a.k.a. God Mother and bassist for The Continental Kids (Japanese punk band 1981) had already formed her own band Sperma (1983). Joining front-woman Ranko (Vocals) and rounding out the original lineup was bass player Hideki, […]
Does most of today’s punk rock leave you feeling cheated? Then put your money down on Detroit’s claim to all that is black-leather-sweatin’ Marshall-blastin’ balls-out ‘n’ badass — The Dogs. Raging out of the legendary Motor City rock scene of the ’70s, which spawned such musical touchstones as the Stooges, MC5, Amboy Dukes, Up, and […]
Skambankt (English: Beaten up badly) is a hard rock group from Klepp, Rogaland, Norway. Originally, the band’s image and sound was inclined towards politically charged punk rock, but after the band’s revival (2004), they slowly transitioned into hard rock with noticeable influences from punk rock bands from the 70’s and 80’s.
Latin rockers Tito and Tarantula were…? That one word is one of the greatest errors in music reporting, because Tito & Tarantula – are! I assure you the band is alive and well and touring extensively in Europe and the Balkan states churning out unforgettable shows. The “fabulous four” are Tito Larriva, from Austin, TX, […]
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Takuma Vocals, Guitar Naoki Bass, Vocals Kouichi Drums Known for not taking their celebrity personas very seriously, 10-FEET isn’t your typical punk band. They are considered to be one of the best live bands in Japan today. 10-FEET‘s energy both on stage and in their music continues to impress fans and critics alike.