Some of the biggest punk shows during the 80’s were held at the Olympic Auditorium in Santa Monica, CA and were promoted by Goldenvoice. On the flipside, the Family, which was the Circle One crew, put on rad shows out in Pico Rivera at the Roller Rink. When I think
EYEHATE-Fucking-GOD just destroyed St. Vitus Bar in Brooklyn for two nights straight, and you can peep the damage right here and now! CVLT Nation salutes PIT FULL OF SHIT for capturing the sludged-out sonic ruckus!
The year was 1985, and England was putting out bands that me and my homies just could not get enough of…we would go to Rough Trade in San Francisco and stare at records for hours. On one of our weirdo journeys to the record store, I picked up the 7 inch called Upside Down by a new band from Glasgow called The Jesus & Mary Chain.
Heavy music comes in so many different forms of expression, and this is why the underground scene is so exciting! On Jan. 27th at St. Vitus in Brooklyn, a very special show took place featuring Statiqbloom, Sannhet and Youth Code. From what I can see, all three bands performed at their highest level.