Simon Tuozzoli: The Purist

February 11, 2016

Sometimes, it’s best to simply take a more casual and on the go approach to things. A previous writer for Blood or Love conducted with Simon a few years ago which I feel is mostly formal, thus, more concise in

The Holy Trio Is Back

May 9, 2015

It has been no secret to anyone that knows me that I am a huge fan of , and . They each have their own respective sound, charm, and sense of humor about them. I know that I am a

Welcome Home Forever Once Again

March 28, 2012

is one of those remarkable little-known well-known people. He tours from Australia to Moldova, yet hardly anyone has heard of him. I take some pride in knowing that he comes from my part of the globe, the state of Washington.

Al-Hajjaj: Keeping Punk Alive

March 23, 2012

Al-Hajjaj, founder of and , is arguably one of the key figures that helped give birth to the Saudi Arabian rock scene. Reading his replies made me realize how brave he was to try what he did during that time.

Japanische Kampfhörspiele – Kaputte Nackte Affen

June 19, 2011

For the last eighteen years or so, metal has been on a constant in my life through all the bullshit. Metal has been there for the deaths, the great times and even the times I was getting dirty with certain women.

Love Begotten – Ugly Dirty Poor

June 7, 2011

Love Begotten, one of the older young bands that are still together and pushing heavy in the River Valley/Oklahoma scene. Personally, they are and always have been my favorite local band to watch live and listen to on record. With

Love Your Chainsaw

May 2, 2011

Before the all girl grunge acts and riot grrrl, there was one particularly memorable band from London that was known for their misanthropic female vocalist and raw music. was composed of Katie Jane Garside, guitarist Crispin Gray (real name John