This is the debut Scumday Matinee hosted by BK Buck A Band, a venue that presents, in this installment, SIX Bands for SIX Bucks! Appearing will be: 1:30 Psychodynamic 2:15 Eye of the Destroyer 3:00 Unkempt Herald 3:45 Iconicide 4:30 The Dark Matters 5:15 Vandalizer
Springtime Surge! - A gallery show with works by a wide range of artists including Peter Missing, Paul Kostabi, Johnny V, Surge, Morrie Cramer, Fur Dixon, Amy Toxic and more. Other musical guests will include Fly, Boxtopus, Iconicide, Damn Kids.
Plus Burlesque and MORE!
Sounds Like: Sheer Terror, Venom Fans, Resistant Culture
Label: ALL RITES PERVERSE
Bio: ICONICIDE are a NYC based band whose sound has ranged from sludgy political dirges to blazing fast thrash, from toe tapping street punk to a lethal mix of dub reggae and death metal. Underlying it all has been what spurred frontman Chris (the Antimessiah) to start the band back in 1988: the strip...See Full Bio
"Bout Fucking Time - 1988-2008: The First Twenty Years" **** NYC underground mainstays Iconicide celebrates 20 years of causing a ruckus from below with their subversive mix of NYHC chaos, anarchistic rock tendencies, lo-fi metal belligerence, and caustic punk abrasiveness on Bout Fucking Time. This 13-track affair explores this nonconformist squad’s dastardly mix of snarling guitar riffs, furious drums, and rabid vocal rants, sounding as if unearthed from the catacombs of the abyss (“Name Your Price”, “Biochipped”). Crustily non-PC and completely unapologetic, Iconicide’s slanted sociopolitical stance and unadulterated utter reckless abandon is intentionally sloppy at times and drips with every undesirable nuance of the Big Apple, rendering a welcomed reprieve from the cleanliness and clarity of modern music that sonically socks you in the jaw with the shock of a suckerpunch from behind.