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METZ – “I’m A Bug” (Urinals Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

I’m A Bug” is one many fine minimalist outbursts by late-’70s SoCal punk trio the Urinals, but there’s nothing minimalist about METZ. The Toronto trio are the latest to cover “I’m A Bug” — joining Halo of Flies, Lili Z., Meatmen, Ceremony and Sex Cult — and they’ve turned it into one of their patented… More »

By: Chris DeVille / June 30, 2014 - 10:00 am

No Age Cover The Urinals, Play With Black Flag

In case you forgot, No Age are keen punk/underground fans/historians. For starters, the Los Angeles duo covered the Urinals “Male Masturbation” for the aptly titled Beat LA, a compilation featuring current L.A. groups like Best Coast, Crystal Antlers, etc., taking on songs from bands of the city’s past. In that vein, original Black Flag vocalist… More »

By: brandon / July 25, 2011 - 10:36 am