Smooth Brain came up all the way from Cleaveland to record their CIUT session and put out a quick set of melodic, catchy songs with a punch, the majority of them done in one take only.

The Ugly have decided to record a new 7 inch single with a couple of songs that were previously unavailable.  They invited Punks And Rockers to document the session, which took place at Johnny McLeod’s rehearsal space.  The Ugly ran through 3 songs several times, mainly without vocals, and the […]



Abyss is made up of members from Rammer, Column of Heaven, Purity Control and Legion666 and they deliver a heavy dose of grindcore.

S.H.I.T. is made up of members from Violent Future, Purity Control, Molested Youth, Owl Eyes, Urban Blight and such a lineage makes for a potent blast of intense hardcore played at breakneck speed.  The vocals the vocals are reminiscent of Bad Brains, maybe because the band is known to cover […]

Bryen Dunn invited Punks And Rockers to some of our videos at the Velvet Underground for one of his STAIN events.  It was a night of drag queens, Sluts On 45 and rock’n’roll corrupting the youth of today and old school punks.



A cast and crew screening of The Last Pogo Jumps Again at the Projection Booth at 1035 Gerrard St. East was one of the of the most anticipated events of the Toronto punk scene.  The film was directed by Colin Brunton and Kire Paputts and is a comprehensive documentary about Toronto’s […]