What should I be doing instead of this?

Meat Puppets with Retribution Gospel Choir

June 2 • The Mad Hatter

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 27, 2009
The only consistency in the Meat Puppets' catalog during the band's nearly 30-year history is the consistent shift in their sonic identity.  

MDC with Embrace The Kill and others

April 28 • The Mad Hatter

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 22, 2009
"MDC" means a lot of things. Using each record to interpret their name differently, the acronym of the Austin, Texas-bred band has stood for everything from Millions of Dead Cops to Metal Devil Cokes.  

Natalie Portman's Shaved Head with The Seedy Seeds

April 14 • Mad Hatter

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 8, 2009
First of all, Natalie Portman's Shaved Head is a brilliantly evocative name. Who doesn't get that picture? But does it capture the band's sound?  

Napalm Death with Kataklysm

April 13 • Mad Hatter

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 8, 2009
"It's not for everyone," says Mark "Barney" Greenway about the music made by Napalm Death, the stalwart English quartet he's been fronting since 1990.  

Ska's the Limit

The Pinstripes want to change the perception of Ska

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 23, 2008
The word Ska conjures up differing responses, and many are sadly negative. Whether through sub-par bands or knee-jerk reactions against the genre's '80s commercialization, the mere mention of Ska rubs some people the wrong way. To that end, The Pinstripes have a mission.  

The Dwarves

Wednesday • Mad Hatter

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2008
It's almost impossible to believe that the Dwarves began their perverted Punk march more than 20 years ago in a Chicago garage as a psychedelic Paisley Underground band called Suburban Nightmare.