Septic and the Tanks – New Guitars In Town – Power Pop 1978-82 – ALL SYSTEMS GO – The Neat Singles Volume 1 – GVLLOW – album reviews

This time on the album review page you have the ace Septic and the Tanks, a 5 piece DIY, banjo punk band from Cov. two new Cherry Red Compilations, one of guitar bands after the advent of Punk and the other… Continue Reading

New Cherry Red Reissues – Hanoi Rocks – Melvins – Lux & Ivy present England Swings – Various – Where Have All The Boot Boys Gone – album reviews

This time Fighting Boredom are reviewing four reissues from Cherry Red, a collection of the independent albums from Hanoi Rocks, a three CD collection of the Atlantic recordings by Melvins. Another Lux & Ivy collection, this time entitled England Swings… Continue Reading

Cherry Red Reissues – The Barracudas – Dinosaur Jr – Angelic Upstarts

Cherry Red Records releases a slew of reissues, special editions and box sets every month, Fighting Boredom have been checking out three that caught our eye this time. An Angelic Upstarts singles double CD compilation, a musical history of the… Continue Reading

Lux & Ivy Dig Crime Jazz – Film Noir Grooves and Dangerous Liaisons – Various Artists – album review

Various Artists – Lux and Ivy Dig Crime Jazz: Film Noir Grooves & Dangerous Liaisons Cherry Red CD Out Now Cherry Red’s latest collection from the vaults of Lux and Ivy is a ‘Dramatic, dark and daring jazz compilation collected… Continue Reading