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You'll find a (currently far from complete) list of my music collection on my Discogs page.

Anarchy Rating

5Singles - punk as fuck
4Singles - nice 'n' sharp
3Singles - happy shopper
2Singles - white cider
1Single - clearance bin
X - recycling bin
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SDS - Past And Future 2xCD

Artist: SDS
Title: Past And Future
Source: CD
Bitrate: FLAC
Running time (h:m:s): 01:29:46
Size (mb): 647.9
Label: Mangrove / MCR
Cat. No: ROOT-16.1/2 / MCR-139
Year: 1999

Disc 1

Nuclear Death
Alive? Dead
Distort Hope
Hell Storm
Never Arise
Neo Wargasm
The End Of The World
False Freedom
System Sucks
Death Rain
Riding On The Ghost At The Midnight
Future Stay In The Darkness Fog
No Dream Story

Disc 2

....... (Antisect)
Apocalypse Now
Turning Point
Protect & Resist
In To [...]

A Glorious Day In History

The evil old hag is dead. Last night we partied in the streets. Today I had the happiest hangover ever, made even more enjoyable by the arrival of Chumbawamba's long-anticipated anti-tribute to The Thatcher. If you didn't pre-order it, it's too late to get one. But don't despair, I wouldn't want anyone to miss out [...]

Downfall - Not Your Fault 7"

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Artist: Downfall
Title: Not Your Fault
Source: Vinyl 7" EP
Bitrate: FLAC
Running time (h:m:s): 00:09:20
Size (mb): 61.7
Label: Godsend (defunct)
Cat. No: god1
Year: 1992

A1. Not Your Fault
A2. Face Down
A3. Confined
B1. Amen
B2. Deception
B3. A Woman's Place

I'll hold my hands up to the charge of intense slackness with sharing old tunes from my boxes of vinyl. Hopefully, this [...]

Bender - Jehovas Allstars CD

Artist: Bender
Title: Jehovas Allstars
Source: CD
Bitrate: FLAC
Running time (h:m:s): 00:42:30
Label: Words Of Warning (defunct)
Cat. No: WOWCD48
Year: 1996

1. Jackie
2. Over Emotional
3. Going Against The Grain
4. It's Personal
5. Fool's Paradise
6. Breaking the Law
7. Rapturous
8. We Rule
9. Freedom Day
10. A Misunderstanding
11. Pipsqueak
12. 154

Thanks to their lovely ex-manager Del and vocalist Alex, I've now got my hands on Bender's final [...]

Pro Patria Mori - Where Shadows Lie Demo Tape & Lament Of The Damned

Source: Tape
Format: FLAC
Running time (h:m:s): 00:16:58 (Where Shadows Lie) / 00:04:55 (Lament...)
Size (mb): 128
Label: -
Cat. No: BRITPLOD2 (Where Shadows Lie) / none (Lament...)
Year: 1986 (Where Shadows Lie) / 1987 (Lament...)

Where Shadows Lie Side 1:
1. Where Shadows Lie
2. But A Child
3. Far Too Long
4. The Question (Chains Of Guilt)

Where Shadows Lie Side 2:
1. Intro
2. Clockwork Mind
3. [...]

Mixing It Up For The Indonesian Punks!

As mentioned a couple of days ago, I've put together a mix for my punk friends in Indonesia. It's not much, but I hope that someone who's had a bit of a shit time at the rough end of this theocratic fascism ends up with a smile on their face after listening to it. Same [...]

Smog UK - Misfit Songs 7" EP

Artist: Smog UK
Title: Misfit Songs
Source: Vinyl 7" EP
Bitrate: FLAC
Running time (h:m:s): 00:09:52
Size (mb): 70.1
Label: Smog Records
Cat. No: SUK 002
Year: 1995

Smog UK live at The Joiners many, many years ago

For a while, it seemed like you couldn't avoid seeing Smog play if you were at any punky-related gig in and around Southampton in the '90s. [...]

D&V - Inspiration LP / Nearest Door EP

Artist: D&V
Ripped: Ernest Embryo
Bitrate: FLAC or 320kbps

Release Details: The Nearest Door EP (1983 on Crass Records)
Track Listing
A1. Jekyll And Hyde
A2. Wake Up
A3. High Above
A4. Today's Conclusion
B1. Step Inside
B2. Dignity
B3. S21RN

Release Details: Inspiration Gave Them The Motivation To Move On Out Of Their Isolation (1985 on Crass Records)
Track Listing
A1. Get Around Sound
A2. Al Sithi
A3. Waiting
A4. Goodbye [...]

Electro Hippies - The Only Good Punk...Is A Dead One LP

Artist: Electro Hippies
Title: The Only Good Punk...Is A Dead One
Source: Vinyl 12" LP
Bitrate: FLAC
Running time (h:m:s): 00:30:23
Size (mb): 207
Label: Peaceville
Cat. No: VILE02
Year: 1987

Side 1:
Acid Rain
Run Ronald
So Wicked
Freddy's Revenge

Side 2:
Things Of Beauty
Gas Joe Pearce
Tortured Tears
D.I.Y. (Not D.R.I.)

Note: I've not split these into individual tracks as they're so tightly packed they blur into one another. I haven't [...]

Spanner In The Manor

This is a quick heads-up to let you know that my good friends Spanner are on the verge of releasing 'Crisis', their first full-length album, in April. It'll be available on both CD and 12 inches of shiny vinyl and is a collaborative effort between some of my favourite DIY labels - Active Distribution, Pumpkin [...]