The Dream Syndicate were part of the 1980’s Paisley Underground, a neo-psychedelic like revival centred around Los Angeles, California.  The band broke up in 1989 but guitarist/songwriter Steve Wynn continued to make music throughout the years.  This show at the Garrison proved to be a terrific re-union show, featuring all […]

Punk rock will always be around because there will always be someone from the next generation that will be drawn to it and will get what it’s all about.  VCR are four high school friends playing for the shear love it, bashing some catchy noise, having a good time and […]

Ten years after making their first CD, Poppy Seed and the Love Explosion have just released their second album “Beyond The Seventh Sun” last January.  The band was formed by Steven Bromstein in the 1990’s and was part of the neo-psychedelic El Mocambo scene, which included bands like Trans Love […]

Jamie Problem from Problem Children and Chris Crash from Slander, both 1980’s Hamilton area punk bands, and the sound they drive in the Rezentments reflects back to those earlier bands.



William New first started Elvis Mondays in 1983 to show case up and coming indie bands.  The venues changed over the years, from the Beverley and Silver Dollar in the 1980’s to the El Mocambo in the 1990’s and the Drake since the early 2000’s.  And William’s commitment, eclectic tastes […]

Punks And Rockers was on vacation in southwestern Utah and the Grand Canyon area.  We saw a cool rockabilly country band call the Cadillac Angels and they were our soundtrack as we drove around.  Highly recommend trip, especially Zion National Park.  Let us indulge with a quick video tour.

Sluts On 45s, Punks And Rockers favourite party band, filled Studio 3 with a blast of melodic punk, combined with bubbly energy and a lot of good laughs (in between songs).

A couple of weeks ago, Punks And Rockers was invited to videotape the Ugly as they laid down the bed tracks to their upcoming single.    Today we went to Don Pyle’s studio to see the vocal tracks being recorded. The interaction between Don the musicians shows how meticulous everyone was […]