Daniel DiMaggio (Home Blitz) – 25 Favorite Songs/7″s

Singer and songwriter Daniel DiMaggio recently provided us with a list of his favorite songs and 7"s, which are set forth below (in alphabetical order).  DiMaggio is best known as the architect behind Home Blitz, the recording project DiMaggio started in his bedroom in New Jersey in 2005.  During high school in Princeton, NJ, DiMaggio …

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Ravi Shavi’s Rafay Rashid – Favorite Albums

Rafay Rashid, frontman of the garage pop band Ravi Shavi, recently provided us with a list of his favorite albums, which you can find below.  Originally hailing from Islamabad, Pakistan, Rashid's family emigrated to Rhode Island in his youth.  Ravi Shavi's superb self-titled first album was released in 2015 via indie imprint Almost Ready Records.  …

Raymond Pettibon – Favorite Books & Artists

The favorite books and artists of renowned New York-based painter Raymond Pettibon are examined below.  Pettibon grew a devoted following and drew acclaim from the underground art circuit during the punk scene of the late 70s and 80s while designing fliers, promotional posters, and album covers for numerous bands, including his brother Greg Ginn's band …

PC Worship’s Justin Frye – Favorite Albums

Justin Frye, frontman, chief songwriter, guitarist, and singer for the Brooklyn-based experimental punk rock group PC Worship, recently provided us with a list of his favorite records, which you can find below.  Over the past few years, PC Worship has released several albums, including 2014's Social Rust and 2017's Buried Wish (two of our personal favorites), to critical …

Jake Robertson (Ausmuteants) – Favorite Australian Punk Singles & Comics

Ausmuteants' and Alien Nosejob's Jake Robertson recently provided us with a list of his favorite Australian punk singles and comic books, which you can find below.  The Ausmuteants' first album, Amusements, was met with international acclaim following its release in 2013 and drew comparisons with some of the early work of Devo as a result …

Crocodiles’ Brandon Welchez – Favorite Books & Ten Favorite Punk 45s from Southern California

Brandon Welchez, frontman of the rock/art-punk/indie pop/post-punk revivalist band Crocodiles, recently provided us with lists of his ten favorite books and ten favorite punk singles from Southern California, which you can find below (in no particular order).  Since the release of Summer of Hate in 2009, the band's first full length album, Welchez and fellow …

Lars Finberg’s Favorite Albums

The prolific songwriter and musician, Lars Finberg, recently provided us a list of his favorite albums, which are examined below.  Finberg is perhaps best known as the architect behind The Intelligence, a solo recording project that emerged in 2004 with the release of Boredom & Terror, an album recorded entirely on an 8-track cassette recorder - subsequent releases, beginning …