Hailing from Detroit, The Armed are sonically somewhere at the intersection of post hardcore and noise rock. The result is best described as a chaotic dream. Ethereal yet dramatic. Like shoegaze on meth. And yes, thatโ€™s a good thing. The Armedโ€™s lineup has alway been kept a mysterious, ever-changing roster. So much so that the … Continue reading 319: THE ARMED


Refused burst onto the scene in Sweden in the early 90s. With their wild aggression and political charges themes, this was a band to be reckoned with. Yet, strangely, perhaps their biggest impact occurred while they were broken up. In 1998, Refused released their third album, โ€˜The Shape of Punk to Comeโ€™, and it was … Continue reading 216: REFUSED