Archive | May, 2017

Benefit for Christian Kidd No. 2

21 May

Rock for Light Benefit for Christian Kidd’s cancer treatment, with Hallowbody, No Love Less, UYUS, Mel Hell and the Texas Mod Crushers, and the All-Star Punk Squad, Rudyards, Houston, TX, 21 May 2017, poster by Josh Barry

Autism Benefit No. 1

13 May


May 20th, 2017 MUTANT ROCKER RELEASE PARTY! My tribute to Randy “Biscuit” Turner of the Big Boys, Swine King, Cargo Cult, and Texas Biscuit Bombs! It features two essays by me (site editor David Ensminger), one about the history of Austin punk by Biscuit, absolute TONS of his paper art, letters, flyers, and lyrics, rare and previously unpublished photos by Ken Hoge, Ben DeSoto, Jeff Wisocki, and others, fanzine clippings, and memories by members of MDC, Dicks, Swine King, Articles of Faith, Hickoids, Doomsday Massacre, Swiz, Manumission, Four Letter Word, Really Red, and more! Official release party at Wired Up in the heart of Montrose May 20th, 6 PM with members of Really Red and Mydolls! Portion of proceeds of related books, CD, T-shirts, and vinyl to benefit John Reen Davis of Anarchitex and Happy Fingers Institute (plus longtime Big Boys fan) recently classified as Autistic, Level 1, who is experiencing financial hardship as he navigates legal and government bureaucracies. Punk to the people! Limited edition: 400 copies made. Designed by the extraordinary Sonny Kay of GSL Records! Mail order: 13.00, postage paid. Portion of Proceeds to benefit Davis as well. Email for info!


Benefit for Partners-in-Health No. 1

11 May

Abolitionist debut 7″ advert, from Maximum RocknRoll, No. 336, May 2011, proceeds to benefit for Partners-in-Health

Help the Homeless of Riverside No. 1

5 May

Help the Homeless with Chain of Strength, Ill Repute, Fixtures, Das Klown, White Flag, and more, Fairmount Park, Riverside, CA

Benefit for Steven-Paul Fortier’s 1963 Mercury Comet

1 May

Benefit for Steven-Paul Fortier’s 1963 Mercury Comet with Lawndale, Moist and Meaty, Ragin’ Arb and the Redheads, Los Angeles, CA