Bill Ashton

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    The Chant's Two Car Mirage is Rock and Roll Goodness

    ‚ÄčThe Chant Two Car Mirage (Safety Net Records) The Chant's Facebook page It is no secret that I usually do these things backwards, starting with third and second releases before tackling debuts. But there's a reason for that approach: I usually do it by matter of personal acquisition. Hence why I ... More >>

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    February 1, 2011

    The Essentials' Fast Music in a Slow Town EP‚ÄčThe Essentials Fast Music in a Slow Town (Safety Net Records & Tapes) The Essentials were part of the early South Florida punk explosion of the late '70s and early '80s. And this EP, Fast Music in a Slow Town, is a sweet blend of straight-up punk rock with touches of hardcore a ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 1994
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    October 20, 1993

    Glory Days

    It's time for early-Eighties nostalgia, thanks to a record store's anniversary celebration of Miami's rip-roaring rock

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    October 23, 1991