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    June 19, 2014

    The Crumbs Talk Two Decades of Punk Rock

    The Crumbs have been around for almost 20 years in one shape or another. Fronted by Raf Classic, whose Latin-inflected nasal snarl is widely recognized as one of the best voices in the realm of punk rock 'n' roll, The Crumbs have been relatively quiet since he relocated to Los Angeles a couple of ... More >>

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    May 1, 2014

    Miami's 20 Best Punk Bands of All Time

    The 305 did not invent punk rock, nor was it instrumental in the development of its subculture. As a matter of fact, South Florida was plagued by so-called "album-oriented rock" clubs, insufferable cover bands with Eagles aspirations, and misguided disco heads who were ignoring the better stuff put ... More >>

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    August 23, 2012

    50 Best Miami Bands of All Time: From 40 to 36

    After wildin' out to the brutal, punk-y, funky, bass-y, fuzzy strains of only ten Best Miami Bands of All Time (i.e. Scraping Teeth, Frank Williams & The Rocketeers, Iko Iko, ANR, Miami Bass Warriors and Nuclear Valdez, The Goods, Locos Por Juana, Cynic, Avenue D), our ears are already freakin' ... More >>

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    May 20, 2011

    Can't Stand Ya's Bassist Nick Down Talks Churchill's Pub, Music Libraries, and Shitty Jobs

    ​There are some people who will be active and visible on the Miami punk scene until they are old and grey. One example: Punk crew the Can't Stand Ya's is made up of Churchill's lifers. Frontman Joe Obnoxious was co-leader for ex-Lookout Records artists the Basicks. Drummer Todd Slimak has been ... More >>

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    April 25, 2011

    The Getback's Halfway Home Is a Kickass Power-Pop Punk Rock Blast

    ​The Getback Halfway Home (Livid Records) I must preface this by stating parts of my personal involvement with this band and its members. Almost a decade ago -- or was it more? -- I was asked by these guys to book a show for them. They were friends and in certain regards ... More >>

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    September 2, 2010

    Local Motion: The Crumbs Release Gator Kicks, But is it Really Their Final Album?

    ​The Crumbs Gator Kicks (Livid Records) The Crumbs have been one of my favorite local outfits since the early '90s. The amount of stories, beers and down-right bizarre situations that I have shared with these guys over the years are too many to fit into these digital pages, b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    MP3 of the Day: The Crumbs - "Just Like That"

    At Insubordination Fest '08​It makes me really happy and sad that a new Crumbs album (Gator Kicks) will be coming out at the end of this month. Happy because I've been a fan for a very long time and sad because it might very well be the last effort by these long-running punkers. Oh well, at least ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    The Crumbs Insubordination Fest DVD Out Now

    The Crumbs were once signed to Lookout! Records. They toured the country and wrote great songs that made the kids sing along.  But times have changed. Johnny B moved on. Chuck Loose went back to his office. Emil 4 ½ isn't doing it anymore. But the Crumbs are still pretty damn great.  They ... More >>

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    April 5, 2007
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    July 15, 2004

    All Aboard!

    After a few unscheduled detours, it's full speed ahead for an ascending Engine Down

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    April 26, 2001

    Back in Range

    The Crumbs spread their disease

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    November 26, 1998
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    February 19, 1998
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    October 23, 1997
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    May 23, 1996
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    February 1, 1996
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    October 5, 1995

    Among the Young

    Shave your head, ditch your classes, chug your beer, duck your parents, thrash your music, and don't let anyone mess with your teenage life