Tokyo Damage Report

reup: dsb, anode, life, protess @ Shinjuku DOM

Sep 18, 2004 I was supposed to go on a blind date tonight, but on my way home from errands I passed the venue DOM, where members of DSB were all hailing me. so i bailed on the date and went in. i was like, 'i can get herpes later. At the store. I'll put […]

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reup: Gangsta-punk cholo live: DSB, decay, fc five, dsl, public domain, elements 4 upward

[HARD CORE FUNZINE 侍 PRESENTS ~ TALK 4 MAKIN'IT REAL vol,24] July 10, 2004     the theme of tonight’s show was, “DON’T YOU HATE IT WHEN YOUR MUSCLEBOUND ARMS BECOME SO TOTALLY THICK THAT YOU CAN’T TIE YOUR OWN BANDANA ANYMORE?” I have to admit this is not a question which I had ever […]

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reup : impulsive, hat trickers, the blast, pogo machines, dsb, order, slowmotions, tom and the bootbois, disclose, extinct government

  EVENT: conflict for freedom March 1, 2004   Today was a HUGE show with 10 very different bands. Oi, punk, hardcore, and ‘d-beat.’ The only thing that the bands seemed to have in common was NECK TATTOOS. like, almost every one of these bands had neck tattoos. Just totally painful looking, but as far […]

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re-up: impulsive, hazard, delta, hazard, dsb, colored rice men

another  long-lost old post recovered. May 9, 2004 @ Shinjuku ANTIKNOCK quick – where's the Irishman?   BAND NAME: colored rice men Where from: How long they’ve been around: long time\ Featuring ex members of: lip cream Stage posing: 2 Funny faces: 5. guitarist could rival Yingwe for faces. Vocal looked like a big toothless […]

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DSB, nervs, d-clone, stupid babies go mad, reality crisis, sex:virgin killer

April 18th @Ookubo Earthdom : "SEX OR DIE" record release party   DESTRUCTIVE SHIT BASTARDS . . . AKA d.s.b. The vocal actually moves around MORE when he straps on a guitar. He sang the first few songs while balanced on top of the monitor with both feet, his head wedged against the low club […]

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impulsive, hazard, delta, hazard, dsb, colored rice men

@ Shinjuku DOM (rip) image gallery (30 pics) go here. BAND NAME: colored rice men Where from: How long they’ve been around: long time\ Featuring ex members of: lip cream Stage posing: 2 Funny faces: 5. guitarist could rival Yingwe for faces. Vocal looked like a big toothless Buddha, if Buddha was in cypress hill. Well, I guess […]

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vitamin X (holland), dsb, vivisick, 1 yah 1, humongous

YET ANOTHER (YAWN) INSANE VIOLENT CRAZY PUNK SHOW. which also means: MORE PUNK BUTTS: this time: jean paul gaultier underpants with pink plastic spikey belt and 40 pound wallet chain: and, Small Army Tent Used As A Man Purse AWESOME!!!!   THEN this band played. who are they ? i don’t know. either 1 YAH […]

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dsb, freaks, hawk, padlock

Went to YET ANOTHER PUNK SHOW. one thing is for sure: in this mileu, the HELLO KITTY SPIKED LEATHER JACKET is an ice breaker, rather than the usual ‘make-people-back-away-slowly’- er. In the picture below, check out the youngster with the green mohawk. You wouldn’t think it from looking at her, but she;s really into Elvis, […]

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dsb, no-all, anode @ hatsudai WALL

  so it’s midnight in Nishi-shinjuku, and the streets are full of giggling drunk gay Japanese men, but I am not among them. . .I’m 40 feet above, on the roof of my apartment, busily pounding my new Nikon Coolpix 400 into pieces with a hammer. the noise wakes up the manager, who comes up […]

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gauze, dsb, vivisick, framtid @ antiknock

Meet a penpal, and the penpal’s penpal. .. and take them both to their first gauze show! There’s a lot of people at the show that I met last week. Since I have a bad memory, I made sure to write down their names last week . . .. But since I have a bad […]

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