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Watch The Holydrug Couple on a Boat, in a Graveyard, Frolicking in “It’s Dawning”

Watch The Holydrug Couple on a Boat, in a Graveyard, Frolicking in “It’s Dawning”

Man, Chile sure is pretty isn’t it? Soft and grey and perfect for lamb’s wool sweaters, fetch and AM jams style. It is the home of The Holydrug Couple and the place they’ve decided to highlight in their latest video for “It’s Dawning” which highlights the band at play among...

By PPM News
The Julie Ruin @ The Echoplex – 9.19.13

The Julie Ruin @ The Echoplex – 9.19.13

Editor’s Note: What can we say? Kathleen Hanna is an icon the likes of which our generation is fortunate to be able to call our own and though we may not always enjoy all the sonic efforts she promulgates on behalf of the humanist revolution, we admire the ever living...

By Big Ben
Dealer’s Choice – Mini Death / Ludmilla Spleen / Zacht Automaat

Dealer’s Choice – Mini Death / Ludmilla Spleen / Zacht Automaat

Well, well, well. Look what the cat dragged in. Listen Music, I thought I told you to stay away from my sister. You’re getting her emotions all wound up. You make her dance one minute, cry the next, and I am fucking sick of it. I’d take you out back...

By eds.
Beta Blocker and the Body Clock – Inside the Pickle Jar

Beta Blocker and the Body Clock – Inside the Pickle Jar

Editors Note: This is Area Man’s first review on Pinpoint. Area Man is a simple man with a high affinity for new and unknown bands. Area Man makes up one half of the music podcast/review duo known as Champions of the Universe with Kaptain Carbon. In his quest to scour...

By Area Man
Dealer’s Choice – White Crime / Eugene / F**king Werewolf Asso

Dealer’s Choice – White Crime / Eugene / F**king Werewolf Asso

This ain’t no party baby and it sure ain’t no fucking disco because we all know that gilded sweat and BJ nonsense (and, yes, there is such a thing) ended in broken bones YEARS ago no matter what the pompous pop peregrines say with their hazy teeth and bullshit projectors....

By eds.
Tape Wyrm LII: Recent Releases

Tape Wyrm LII: Recent Releases

I think that we had a wonderful halfway mark for Tape Wyrm. For anyone interested, I have also started an archive for the site collecting all major articles and collaborations with other writers. What is left out, however, are the recent release articles. That means this article won’t be included...

By Kaptain Carbon
Watch a Bad Kid Do Bad Things in Bass Drums of Death’s “Bad Reputation”

Watch a Bad Kid Do Bad Things in Bass Drums of Death’s “Bad Reputation”

Have you ever wanted to watch a child snort blow? Steal a Challenger and tear ass through some desert nowheresville? Hire a hooker and do more blow and bed dance and jack her ass, then bail in nightvision? Rob a dice game? Kill a vato? Find true love and then...

By PPM News
On An On – Give In

On An On – Give In

In the autobiographical 80s teen movie of my life, there are a couple of facts that I would like to have amended. Remedied, really. First, I would like I, protagonist to know how to drive. We don’t ever need to see him get behind the wheel of a car or...

By Charles
Watch Yuck Play Tennis (because, duh) in “Middle Sea”

Watch Yuck Play Tennis (because, duh) in “Middle Sea”

You know what’s awesome? Yuck. You know what else? Tennis. You know what’s awesomest is Yuck’s drummer playing a late night tennis grudge match with his aged McEnroe of a pops (not his real father) to the soaring fuzz pop, horns and summer’s flailing wonder of “Middle Sea,” the latest...

By PPM News
Lonnie Holley – Keeping a Record of It

Lonnie Holley – Keeping a Record of It

When I was young and my mother was near (or, perhaps, just passed) remission we spent a lot of time in Ojai with Sue and her two blonde children who once kept me from dying when I dove into the deep end thinking I could swim as a fish and...

By Charles
Dealer’s Choice – Au Dunes / Drug Yacht / Pink Frost / Driving Mrs. Satan

Dealer’s Choice – Au Dunes / Drug Yacht / Pink Frost / Driving Mrs. Satan

You may note that in this particularly chop shop episode of DC, there are some topical references which already seem more than a little outmoded. We apologize. See there was a critical delay in your weekly amassment of amazingly (otherwise, sometimes) unsung heroes of the new rock and roll on...

By eds.
Terry Malts – Nobody Realizes This Is Nowhere

Terry Malts – Nobody Realizes This Is Nowhere

I just noticed an open wound on my leg. That’s being dramatic…let me try again. I have this gash on my leg that I just noticed and which I have no reasonable explanation for. It stings a bit and has that deep wet, sticky red rage look to it like...

By Charles