Tokyo Damage Report

reup : spikey drunk punk: boob$hit, childish prank, pogo machine, erections, tom and the boot bois, disclapties

SUNDAY October 10, 2004 So, my advice to foreign bands who ‘really want to tour japan, dude’ : start an oi band. Oi punk is not my favorite style of music ever, but definitely that crowd loves to dance more than any other crowd. I’ve been to metal shows, ‘regular’ hardcore shows, noise shows, prog [...]

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reup : TOKYO BEERNING: disclowter, 4 spikes, boob$hit, disclapties

DATE: JULY 3 2004 EVENT: TOKYO'S BEERNING today was HANAMI. MORE witticisms, more whiskey, and on and on. I’ll spare you the details but suffice to say that by the time it was time for the concert my body was in pretty bad shape and my glasses were totally broken. which meant that I was [...]

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REUP : drunkpunk show: 4 spikes, disclapties

DATE: SUNDAY MARCH 7, 2004 This was seriously one of the best things I've seen in a long time. 8 bands, ten dollars! Plus, free t-shirt. Besides being cheap the club (club ADM in ikibukuro) lets people hang out in front, and also loiter inside after the show, even if those people are totally drunk [...]

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Defiance (portland), no evacuations, disclapties, hat trickers, Tom and the boot bois,

DEFIANCE JAPAN TOUR, JUNE 2008 @ HATSUDAI WALL NO EVACUATIONS No Evacuations played mid-tempo punk, with a motorhead feel to it. They weren’t so good. TYPICAL DISCLAPTIES FANS yeah, it was that Spikie Drunx Punx kind of show.   THE DISCLAPTIES Disclapties’ singer said his hobby is mixed martial arts. But, like a other martial [...]

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reup : “holidays in the sunshine” drunkpunk live: 4 spikes

July 23 , 2004 HOLIDAYS IN THE SUNSHINE V.2   Tonight’s live was one of those things where only the band members show up. While it’s good to see my pals again, the audience never reached that ‘critical mass’ where everyone goes off and the gig has energy. I blame the right-wing media. Also worth [...]

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