Tag Archives: post-punk

Post-Punk Rundown

It’s been such a great year for stoner/psych/doom that I’ve just been soaking in it like a hot spring, and neglecting other genres. I’ll always have room for post-punk, and have been following the releases pretty closely. It just hasn’t … Continue reading

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The New Christs – Incantations (Impedance, 2014) & Hits – Hikikomori (Conquest Of Noise, 2014)

Someone coming across The New Christs’ latest album Incantations in the top ten for the year in the post-punk and garage rock charts at Rate Your Music could easily believe they’re a relatively new band. The sound isn’t exactly brand new, but the … Continue reading

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Between The Cracks Part 2 – Metro, Fingerprintz, Martha & The Muffins

In my original installment of “Between The Cracks”, nearly four years ago, I wrote about great bands that slipped between the cracks of glam, prog, art rock, metal and punk between 1973 and 1978. I covered 13 bands from that … Continue reading

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The Greatest Post-Punk Bands You Never Heard

Interest in post-punk seems to ebb and flow in roughly decade-long cycles since its initial heyday of 1978-84. A fair number of bands emerged in 2001-04 that were influenced by the likes of Joy Division, The Chameleons and Comsat Angels, … Continue reading

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The Sound Reissues

The Sound, Jeopardy (Renascent UK, 1980) 9+ The Sound, From The Lions Mouth (Renascent, 1981) 10- The Sound, All Fall Down (Renascent, 1982) 9 The Sound might be the most unfairly ignored post-punk band, both in their time and currently. … Continue reading

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