And It Was So! album might not be a career highlight but it’s far from a let-down. In the live arena, Monkey and his merry crew still never disappoint. Put them on a bill with local first-wavers The Dickies and fireworks are guaranteed. The pairing is perfect: two quirky, super-entertaining and funny punk bands from two continents, with bags of awesome tunes between them. Messer Chups have the task of warming up the crowd.
Aka Awesome Punk Package Bill of the Week, No. 2. Eternal droogs The Adicts have enjoyed a new lease of life since signing with Nuclear Blast Records last year, a label that might be closely associated with extreme metal but actually got started releasing hardcore punk. The resulting