Tag Archives: Culture Abuse

New Culture Abuse video: Calm E

Video: Culture Abuse – “Calm E” From Bay Dream, out now on Epitaph. Love these guys. There’s a sincerity in David Kelling’s lyrics that makes you want to, well, call him. Except for the fact that nobody ever actually calls anybody anymore, do they? Maybe they do. I don’t know. I’ve become so antisocial I … Continue reading New Culture Abuse video: Calm E

New Culture Abuse video: Goo

Video: Culture Abuse – “Goo” Directed by David Kelling and Barbara Georges. Single out now on Epitaph. Culture Abuse won me over when I saw them on the small stage at Riot Fest in 2017. They’re a punk rock band on Epitaph but their songs have a pop sensibility and frontman David Kelling is charming … Continue reading New Culture Abuse video: Goo

Riot Fest 2017: No Dicks on the Dancefloor

Riot Fest once again proved itself to be the music fest for grownups. Grownups in black t-shirts. While all the other big festivals rotate the same dozen headliners, it’s great that Riot Fest has retained its punk rock focus. Maybe not as strictly as during its first several years as a multi-venue festival, but most … Continue reading Riot Fest 2017: No Dicks on the Dancefloor

New Culture Abuse video: So Busted

Video: Culture Abuse – “So Busted” Single out now on Epitaph Records. This is the first I’ve heard from Culture Abuse. Apparently they released an album last year but “So Busted” isn’t on it. They signed to Epitaph and released this single. It’s a sweet little song about “all the stuff you are told you … Continue reading New Culture Abuse video: So Busted