The Dauntless Elite – More Bloody Bad News

It’s a pleasure to be coming back to the Dauntless Elite after so long. They’re a band I’ve always thought of fondly, but leafing back through my record collection I realise I’ve not actually heard anything from them since 2004’s Security? Apparently I’ve not picked up any of their records since then. I also remember […]

Dissociates – Kick and Shove (video)

So as we all know, because I mention it every six weeks or so, and because it’s on the submissions page which everyone obviously reads before adding my email address to their mailing lists, I don’t do press releases or puff pieces. What I do, or what I used to do before I ran out […]

REALITY 86’d: Documentary of Black Flag final tour

REALITY 86’d from KICK TO KILL on Vimeo. There’s not a huge amount to say about this one; it’s an hour-long documentary following Black Flag on their final tour in 1986, including various pieces of live footage (you get ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’, ‘In My Head’, ‘Loose Nut’, ‘Drinking & Driving’ and ‘Louie Louie’), plus the same […]

Beating the Hack

Have you heard of the Pharma Hack? It’s a fairly widespread problem among PHP-driven websites, particularly those powered by WordPress or Joomla. I’m a WordPress user myself, and Nostalgia For Infinity, the Wrecktheplacefantastic bandsite and Arcadian Rhythms are all powered by the platform. About a fortnight ago AJ, one of the writers for Arcadian Rhythms, […]

Go Read ‘ILU-486’

HELLO THERE. WE HEARD U NEED THIS. DON’T WORRY, WE LOVE YOU. EVERY PART OF YOU BELONGS TO YOU. [ILU-486]