Review: NOFX

NOFX "45 or 46 Songs That Weren't Good Enough to Go on Our Other Records" (Fat Wreck Chords) This is the NOFX album to own. Not only is it 46 'new' songs over two CD's, but also included is a 32 page...

Review: Mad Caddies

Mad Caddies "Just One More" (Fat Wreck Chords) Southern California's Mad Caddies have returned with their fourth release and they've brought a little piece of home with them. Appropriately named after the...

Review: Rise Against

Rise Against "Revolutions Per Minute" (Fat Wreck Chords) “Revolutions Per Minute” serves as a strong follow-up to Rise Against’s first release, “The Unraveling,” which featured guitarist Mr....

Review: Lagwagon

Lagwagon "Blaze" (Fat Wreck Chords) "Blaze" finds the boys from the greater Santa Barbara area spreading their collective wings, bridging the gap between "Hoss" style punk rock and "Let's Talk About...

Review: The Fight

The Fight "Home is Where the Hate is" (Fat Wreck Chords) K8, lead singer of The Fight, says "Girl singers are pretty much crap."  Not that you'd know by her Avril Lavigne-ish "sk8erboi" name, but K8...

Review: Me First And The Gimme Gimmes

Me First and the Gimme Gimmes "Take a Break" (Fat Wreck Chords) You know all those Weezer songs that you downloaded where they do pop-punk covers of classic rock/oldies/show tunes? Yeah, well that...

Review: Swingin’ Utters

Swingin' Utters "Dead Flowers, Bottles, Bluegrass and Bones" (Fat Wreck Chords) The real question is, should I swap the "s" in "Utters" and "Swingin'" with dollar signs? The CD cover says "$wingin'...

Review: The Lawrence Arms

The Lawrence Arms "The Greatest Story Ever Told" (Fat Wreck Chords) The best band on Fat. This is a rollicking, mischievous, literate post-hardcore record that has boy genius written all over it. Well,...

Review: Rock Against Bush V1

Various Artists "Rock Against Bush V1" (Fat Wreck Chords) This is a complilation of mostly rare and unreleased tracks by bands like Alkaline Trio, Anti-flag, Get Up Kids, Ministry, Jello Biafa/DOA, NOFX,...

Review: Against Me!

Against Me! "As the Eternal Cowboy" (Fat Wreck Chords) I'm going to get the one thing that I don't like about this album out of the way first: it's too short. Twenty-five minutes isn't enough.  There....