Category: Media

Ferlinghetti: Pity The Nation 1

Ferlinghetti: Pity The Nation

I saw this at eyeteeth, a blog i follow. PITY THE NATION by Lawrence Ferlinghetti (inspired by Khalil Gibran’s poem of the same title) Pity the nation whose people are sheep, and whose shepherds...

Punk in Africa Documentary 1

Punk in Africa Documentary

A few days ago two French punks came around to the shop and gave us a few CD-Rs and one of them is a home-made compilation of South African punk rock. Pretty interesting since...

XS Records: AAM! Ojodoro 3″ CD-R – Free Download! 0

XS Records: AAM! Ojodoro 3″ CD-R – Free Download!

If you like ’em harsh noise / drone “nonsense”! This is an excellent ear-tunnel scrub! AAM! (Italy) is a research laboratory of sounds, noises, Futurism visions and DaDa references – A collaboration between “Aaldo”...

What If Punk Never Happened? 16

What If Punk Never Happened?

Two Sundays ago, The Ricecooker Shop had a small gathering of friends. It was our 2nd Anniversary but unlike the first there was no live punk rock bands blaring on the verandah. It was...

Keep On Rockin’, Neil! 5

Keep On Rockin’, Neil!

An old friend currently living overseas called up two days ago and he was running through a list of big name rock bands visiting his part of town. “This big festival is crap though,”...

Holidays in the Sun #02 0

Holidays in the Sun #02

So Israel slaughtered 300+ people in Gaza, just like shooting fish in a barrel, only this time they re using bombs, tonnes of them. And the Americans sit back and applauded, just as always....

The Brat 2

The Brat

I’m currently on an East LA punk rock binge. And that video above is one of the best thing I found while trawling the net looking for bands which I recalled from my days...

Piggy’s Dead But Voi Vod Lives On! 7

Piggy’s Dead But Voi Vod Lives On!

This one goes to all my absent friends from the joyous Section 17, PJ and the Brickfields days of sharing a pack of 50 sen nasi lemak with three friends and tap water as...

Goyang! Itu Mah Biasa! 0

Goyang! Itu Mah Biasa!

Goyang Gosip by Inul Daratista First Inul was supposed to goyang in Johor. Nope! Cannot one! Banned! Then they shifted the venue to Stadium Bukit Jalil, Nope! Cannot one! Banned again! The Kuala Lumpur...