Alternative Tentacles Mixtape!

Digital mixtape dedicated to Jello Biafra’s label which is about to release Wreck –  seventh full-length from Unsane. Historical note Alternative Tentacles is an independent record label originally based in San Francisco, California and was established in 1979. It was originally used as the label name by the Dead Kennedys for the self-produced single “California Über Alles”, and after realizing the potential…

Archival Mixtape – Karp

Historical note "Dark," "ultra-cynical" and "heavy" have been the some of the adjectives used to describe the Tumwater, WA's Karp. First calling attention to themselves in '94 with their first full-length Mustaches Wild on K Records, Karp laid it on thick by flaunting their fascination with the Melvins and Black Sabbath. The following year Suplex was released with the…

IHRTN Mixtape – Recent / New / Upcoming – Feb. 2012

Album Streams A Place To Bury Strangers - Onwards To The Wall Kayo Dot - Gamma Knife Wire - The Black Session - Paris 10 May 2011 Single Tracks Black Bananas - Rad Times - from Rad Times Express IV (Drag City) Killing Joke - Rapture - from MMXII (Spinefarm / Universal) Big Sir -…

IHRTN Mixtape – Russian Circles

Historical Note Russian Circles is a three piece instrumental rock/metal band from Chicago. RC play instrumental, sprawling music which runs the gamut of heavy discordant metal, to soft delicate passages. They are also known for their energetic live shows, mostly headlining now but in their earlier days they toured with the likes of Boris, Isis,…

IHRTN Mixtape – Husker Du + Sugar Covers

Historical Note Hüsker Dü (/ˈhʊskərˈduː/) was an American rock band formed in Saint Paul, Minnesota in 1979. The band's continual members were guitarist Bob Mould, bassist Greg Norton, and drummer Grant Hart. Case Closed? - An International Tribute To Husker Du  Cover versions of the very best by the finest punk group to ever have emerged out of Minneapolis by some of the best '80s &…