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What we're listening to (#11): "Here Are The Sonics" by The Sonics

The Sonics are an American garage rock band who were most active in the 1960s, but still tour today. Here Are The Sonics was their aggressive debut album and featured a various mix of their own hard-edged numbers as well as a few rock-infused covers of songs by Richard Berry, Chuck Berry, The Fabulous Wailers and others. 273 more words


#446 - MC5, 'Back in the USA"

Released: 15 January, 1970
Label: Atlantic
Genre: Rock and roll, protopunk, hard rock
Producer: Jon Landau

This was interesting. I was listening to this driving across WA and expecting some hardcore punk for whatever reason. 62 more words

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Timeless Classic Of The Day

Wild Thing by The Troggs

You move me.

Fever Tree – Fever Tree

Arising from the most unsuspecting of origins, this former folk quartet from Houston, TX added a keyboardist, moved to California and briefly became one the 60s most cutting edge experimental rock groups. 316 more words


Το 1970 οι MC5 στο album Back in the USA διασκεύασαν το τραγούδι Tutti Frutti του Little Richard.

Ένα τραγούδι το οποίο είχε κυκλοφορήσει το 1957 στο album Here’s Little Richard.


06/10 This Day in Punk History

And on this day in Punk history John Lydon got arrested. Yes in 1980 Lydon finds himself caught up in a pub brawl in Dublin and gets sentenced to 3 months for disorderly contract (but gets acquitted on appeal). 317 more words