Lighten Up, Spraynard Live In Philly (4/3/11)

Yesterday, I headed out to Philly’s Fire to catch sweet hardcore act Lighten Up. It was an all day fest (Evil Weevil Fest), but there were really only 2 bands that I wanted to see… Lighten Up at 3:30, and then Holy Mess at 9:30. Lighten UpIf you’re a regular reader of Housewives, you know that this local band is one of my favorite hardcore bands around. Taking their influences from hometown bands such as Kid Dynamite and Paint it Black, they play fast melodic […]

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The 5 Most Punk Rock Mainstream Songs Ever

If you’re reading this site, then chances are you agree that the majority of mainstream pop music is pre-manufactured corporate bullshit. But every now and then there is an artist or song that truly captures what it means to be punk rock. Here is a countdown of the most punk rock songs in the mainstream. 5. Kesha – Tik Tok Listen to her lyrics, she truly does not give a (pardon my french) CRAP about what you or anyone else thinks about her. And she […]

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