Monthly Archives: June 2013

Strength in Numbers – The Youth 7″

Strength in Numbers – The Youth 7″ (Underestimated, 200?):  Strength in Numbers was a band from the suburbs of Chicago in the early 2000’s.  The reason I know of them is because their members went on to be in bands … Continue reading

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Motel Blonde – 3 Song Demo

Motel Blonde – 3 Song Demo CD (2004, self released):  I always liked the band the GC5.  I mean, I liked them in that tangential way that I feel has sort of gone by the wayside since everything ever has … Continue reading

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Preston – 35 Miles to an Inch CD

Preston – 35 Miles to an Inch (self released, 2005):  Preston was a short lived band from the Chicago suburbs.  I found out about them through the excellent ex-drummer of Holden’s Catch, then Preston, then the ex-everything-er of I am … Continue reading

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Hip Kid Records Downloads

This is half-cheating, but I’ll be back with a real post tomorrow.  But, I figured since I did rip a good deal of this stuff by hand, this merit’s a mention here.  What I’m trying to say is that I … Continue reading

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Grasseaters – Live Tape 2011

Grasseaters – Live Tape 2011 (self released):  The first time and only time I saw Grasseaters was when I was in Oklahoma City on tour in 2011.  Having known their guitarist, Kale, for a bit, I’d heard their demo tape … Continue reading

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Sawpit – s/t 7″

Sawpit s/t 7″ (Ebullition/Vernacular 1996):  I originally picked this 7″ up because it was on Ebullition and dirt cheap.  I know what you’re thinking and yes, that describes a lot of 7″s from the 90’s.  But there have been a … Continue reading

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