22 Feb 2010

# 261 The 222s - I think it's the first studio bomb

Side a: I think it's the first studio bomb
Side b: I love susan
CAN 1978
Great first generation punk band from Montreal/CAN with their first (of two) output. Meet the band here and read more here.


# 260 Billy Karloff and the Extremes - Summer Holiday

Side a: Summer Holiday
Side b: It's too hot
UK 1981
Final single (?) by Billy Karloff and his band. Side a is a version of an old Cliff Richard classic and side b is taken from the "Let fingers do the talking" Lp. Sadly, Billy Karloff is no longer with us. Meet his brother here.


# 259 Running Dogs - EP

Side a: Born yesterday
Side b: 1.Blue boats , 2.Give yll your lovin'
UK 1980
Decent punk/powerpop here on this platter. I haven't found informations about this group.


14 Feb 2010

# 258 Terry Tonik - Just a little mod

Side a: Just a little mod
Side b: Smashed and blocked
UK 1980
Killer mod revival by an original 60's mod !! Meet Terry on myspace and read his history here.


# 257 The Dadistics - Modern girl

Side a: Modern girl
Side b: Later baby
USA 1980
Superb quirky new wave/powerpop bis this female fronted Chicago/IL based band. First of two releases they made. Meet the band on myspace here.


# 256 The Jolt - What'cha gonna do about it

Side a: What'cha gonna do about it
Side b: Again and again
UK 1978
Second single by this scottish trio. The a side is an old Small Faces song and the b side is a self penned killer stomper ! Read more about the band here.