Their sound was very inspired by the Ramones and the Stranglers. Taugadeildin The Neurotics Ward were a short-living band from the suburbs of Reykjavik, their sound was very fresh and melodic. There were plans to perform a show for the Rokk I Reykjavik documentary but the band had finally split before it happened.
Shrouded under a veil of mystery, their three-year existence was characterized by a deep interest in ancient wisdom. The band's only song in English is called "London" and it's one of Ten Toho (Vinyl punkiest songs too. The band released another album in called "Holidays in Europe".
A crazy musical journey across Europe including all sorts of paranoia. Though the film is apparently impossible to buy, you can probably find it if you really want to. My favorite moment in the movie, however, has to be the appearance of a band of four twelve-year-old crusties who look like a cross between punks, a kid street gang and reincarnated Viking berserkers.
In all, the movie is a rare glimpse into a little-known scene, one that spawned some of the most creative acts in the music world but which has been seldom documented or even heard of outside Iceland. Well worth the time spent tracking down. Alle 55 Kort tape compilation I just love european HC. So 55 bands, 55 tracks by Dutch and Belgium hardcore bands from the mid 80s.
Ora Pro Nobis was Czech underground band. Their beginings we can find back inbut first concert they had in Important moment was inwhen poet and saxophonist J. His poetry is grotesque, decadent,very strictlly rhymed.
Main topics are death, pain and misery mixed with erotic feeling. I want to get off! Get going you wimp! Then abruptly a horrid sound! HC band that I saw live. Influential band for me! This two-piece band released demo tape intwo 7" vinyls later and they were include on some compilation tapes.
And there was also released a tape on Forest records from Japan with recordings including demo, 7" ep and live. Sorry, only in Czech. More info about band you can find somewhere in previous posts of this blog. She was born in the industrial Siberian city of Novosibirsk on September 4, and grew up in a one-story wooden house without indoor plumbing. After high school, Yanka enrolled in a local engineering institute, in part to stay close to her mother who was dying of cancer.
The technical coursework did not hold her interest. Strangled Light by Less Art. Five veterans bashing out their own new version of post-hardcore; world-weary perspective, fresh, urgent, crackling with feeling. The thundering new release from the legendary Integrity is a Krysy - F.P.B.
- Kdo Z Koho of Armageddon, full of blazing riffs and hairpin turns. Plague Dogs by Plague Dogs. Powerful, rasping stoner rock riffs shot through with a sense of pure evil. Bandcamp Album of the Day May 3, Relapse Sampler by Relapse Sampler. Relapse Sampler by Relapse Records. Pick your poison from 26 tracks that span grind, death, progressive metal, sludge, doom, black metal and beyond. Explore music. Today they have hardly anything in common with the punk scene.
Prague was not the only town with a fresh and active punk scene. Plzen Pilsenthe regional seat of West Bohemia the westernmost Czech regionhad one as well. This trio split up the same year, after problems with authorities and because of required military service. They managed to play only 3 or 4 gigs. The old PLEXIS had a few songs released on some compilation tapes, and there are some live-show recordings, but they remain unreleased. Even though the band tried to get permission to play officially which was the only way to play gigs — Slovakia had nothing like the underground network of illegal gigs that the Czech region had back thenthey had permanent problems with the authorities.
Shortly after the start, it was broken up by cops, who arrested more than 30 punks, beat them up at the station, and cut off their mohawks. This band later became quite known in the West, especially Ten Toho (Vinyl releasing some records in Germany and appearing on several oi! Coming from South Bohemia, an area with no noncommercial culture at all, this punk band decided to play covers songs only, with Czech lyrics, and to perform them live in village halls around their hometown, the small city of Strakonice.
Also their Czech lyrics give these songs an original feel. They were banned by the authorities a half a year later, when one of their gigs was the subject of well planned police action. But other than in Prague or Brno and Bratislava — the three biggest Czechoslovak cities it was still pretty difficult to perform.
Here are some of the most interesting bands that played in this time-period:, Krysy - F.P.B. - Kdo Z Koho. Unlike many other bands, H. The result was crushing, raw punk with great parts Ten Toho (Vinyl with distorted guitar solos and hopeless screams. Some songs were performed at blazing speed; some other were slow, dark, hypnotic opuses.
Most of the lyrics dealt with the horrors of war. It consists of recordings from old tapes. After F. Later, Radek Uhlir from F. They were also one of the more radical punk bands, with lyrics directly speaking out against Russian troops based in Czechoslovakia and against the secret police.
No wonder that they had to play mostly at illegal gigs. It starts with an original recording of a barkeeper shouting at punks to leave his pub, where they wanted to hold a gig officially camouflaged as a wedding.
Like F. It has around one hour of music, with lots of intros. From Bratislava. These above mentioned were the most known, but there are many more. There should be mentioned also e. Theirs is pretty cool thrashing hardcore with machine-gun-like drumming and harsh female vocals. Shortly after this, they split up.
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