The Stockholm gig finally took place, at Slaktkyrkan. Setlist:
Jack the Ripper Lover
I Am Cocaine
Lipstick on My Dick
Ass Fucking Murder
Just an Ordinary Fuck
Don't Go Near the River
In My Garden
I Need Speed
It's a Burning Hell
Obviously the 2020 gig didn't pan out. If all goes well this year, it will finally take place on November 12..
Also, the transcription of the lyrics to Disposal Of A Dead Body is now mostly complete, and Souvenirs is also starting to come together.
Brainbombs will be doing Stockholm this fall, playing at Slaktkyrkan's Hus 7 on September 5.
Also, new album Cold Case available for pre-order on Skrammel Records, with the preview track In Pain available on Youtube.
Discography finally up to speed again, including last year's Inferno.
New album Souvenirs available for pre-order from Skrammel Records. "Exclusive release of 500 hand stamped copies. 8 new tracks."
And No Balls (Drajan+Dan) has recently released a split tape with Blank Veins on UNC.
Also, Berserktown LA apparently got a dose of Brainbombs at the Teragram Ballroom yesterday.
Brainbombs will be playing 21/3 2015 at Ääniwalli in Helsinki, supported by Sokea Piste and Throat.
Brainbombs will be playing a sold out live performance in Stockholm, at Fylkingen, on October 4.
New double LP Disposal Of A Dead Body out on Skrammel Records.
Added the Z Gun #2 interview, and an unpublished 2008 interview by Slobodan Burgher in original Swedish and translated into English.
Added English translations of the Alzheimer #2 and Smack Attack #2 interviews.
Added English translation of the humongous interview from Mina Ögon!! Mina Ögon!!! #10.
Added lyrics for Substitute For Flesh. Added a review of Obey.
New 7" released and promptly sold out. Details to follow.
Some external links documenting the recent gig in Paris: Eight photos and two Youtube snippets, Oh What a Feeling and Urge to Kill.
Finally added English subtitles to the Brainbombs interview on Youtube. Click the triangle in the lower right corner, then CC.
Fucking Mess sold out at Release the Bats, and pretty much everywhere else. Try Stockholm's Sound Pollution, e-mail email@example.com for overseas orders.
Fucking Mess lyrics transcribed.
New album Fucking Mess released on Lystring. Order directly from them, or from the reliable Release the Bats if your Swedish is a bit rusty.
Brainbombs - Brutal Rock Macabre - live at the Sonic Protest festival, Paris, France, December 12th. Tickets available here.
Macht lyrics updated. Getting there!
Live at Lund sold out at Richie Records. Move fast or miss out. Get it from Armageddon while stocks last.
Brainbombs scheduled for live performance in Paris, December 12th. Details to follow.
New release Live at Lund, documenting the gig at Smålands Nation, Lund, Sweden, May 29th, 1993. Available from RichieRecords/TestosterTunes.
Added an article featuring reviews of
Cheap and Stigma of the Ripper from New York Waste magazine. Thanks to author Chuck.
New release of the Obey CD on Armageddon. Also be sure to check out their nice Brainbombs shirt designs while you're at it.
Not much going on. Added a
review of Obey from Close-Up Magazine, in Swedish.
Surabaya Jackie has alerted us of a Brainbombs feature in the premier issue of the fanzine Z Gun, available from S-S Records at $4 + p&p.
Also, we have added their website review of Stinking Memory.
New compilation out on Pollymaggoo Records. Available from them in Europe, and from Load Records in the U.S.
Touched up the Macht lyrics and took a wild stab at the unintelligible Graveyard Kitchen lyrics. Suggestions welcome!
Corrected lyrics on the Burning Hell album.
The first pressing of Stinking Memory has been sold out for a while, but you can pre-order your copy of the second pressing at Anthem Records.
Stinking Memory 7" released on Anthem Records, and they claim it's the last one. Limited to 377 copies.
Recent additions: Added I Need Speed. Added cover scans for King Kong #3. Corrected lyrics on Burning Hell.
I Need Speed has finally been released and apparently immediately sold out on Big Brothel. I hope you all pre-ordered.
Get your own copy of the Brainbombs interview from Mina ögon!! Mina ögon!!!, contained in the new Mina ögon!! Mina ögon!!! 1987-2006 anthology being released on Lystring. The book has its own mini-site here.
From the English info page:
Mina Ogon!! Mina Ogon!!! 1987-2006 is a collection of fanzines made by Pontus Lundkvist and his colleagues and contains stories of punk, strange music, zero budget movies and whatnot. Most of it is written in Swedish, but a large section in the middle is in English and the pictures are pretty to look at, so feel free to order one.
Nothing new, really, for quite a while. "I Need Speed" still on hold. German imposter-punksters "Brainbombs" called it quits last year, apparently.
The video for "Jack the Ripper Lover" is now available for download at the Load Records website. Go get it immediately! Thanks to Guestbook-Björn.
Added cover pictures for the Anne Frank 7". Thanks to indy.
Added cover pictures for the Obey LP. Added complete liner notes for Obey LP/CD. Added a review of Burning Hell/Genius and Brutality, Taste and Power.
Upcoming Brainbombs single "I Need Speed" out soon on Big Brothel Records. Check out the link to place pre-orders.
Added cover scans for the Burning Hell 7".
Added cover scans for the Obey 7".
Added lyrics for Psychout Crash Kid and Second Coming.
Added Obey LP to discography. The complete Mina Ögon!! Mina Ögon!!! interview now available.
Added lyrics for Jack The Ripper Lover, No End, the Live Action EP, Urge To Kill, Do What's Right, Pleasures and Dreams, and made a few corrections on other tracks.
Recently Brainbombs released a new 7", called The Grinder, on the Ken Rock label.
Added cover scan for the Burning Hell LP, added scans, lyrics and a review for The Grinder, added cover scan and lyrics for the Cheap, added a small cover picture for the Obey 7" and added a review of the Stigma of the Ripper.
Added cover picture and reviews of the Hawkwind tribute compilation Assassins of Silence.
According to rumors from usually reliable sources the split was only temporary, and Brainbombs have recorded new material since then.
Added lyrics from Stigma of the Ripper, reviews of Cheap, Stigma of the Ripper and Urge to Kill.
The tUMULt 7" is finally released. It's called "Stigma of the Ripper" and can be bought at Tumult.net for $6 including postage.
A new Brainbombs 7" is due on tUMULt Laboratories, and according to the tUMULt web page it will be the Brainbombs' final release.
New 12" named Cheap released on Load, containing four new songs and a Alec Empire remix of "Burning Hell".