This week in the Basement: reviews of new albums from Kelly Lee Owens, Sweeping Promises and International Teachers of Pop, plus a reissue of Love Tractor's debut album and a compilation of '80s janglepop.
“A virus may scare the punk rock world out of Oakland in July but we’ll scare it right back on Halloween weekend," says Boogaloo host and trash maestro John Waters. "Trick or treat, we can’t be beat! Burger Boogaloo 2020: a Monster Mash to top them all!”
This week's episode features music from Georgia Mac, Vampire Weekend, Stormzy, Health & Xiu Xiu, Duster, FKA twigs, Bikini Kill, Pixies, Pansy Division, Madness, Plastic Bertrand, Circle Jerks, and more.
The Lookouting brings tons of classic Lookout! Records bands together for a four-day festival at 924 Gilman St, including The Mr T Experience, Tilt, Pansy Division, Avengers, The Smugglers, The Criminals, Squirtgun, Kepi Ghoulie, and more.