O.G.’s Reign Supreme
The DRAMA REDACTED Mardi Gras Lounge Redwood City 20May2017 Part 1
Alta Mira is yet another West Bay band with members of Plutocracy, Immortal Fate and Kalmex and the Riffmerchants. Super underrated. Peep game and enjoy.
A little Carcass riff in the middle. #RedwoodCityGrindCore #Powerviolence #Redacted #650 [bandcamp width=350 height=442 track=3697767037 size=large bgcol=ffffff linkcol=0687f5 tracklist=false]
[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/259531660″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] This is the fourth episode of the Kurlee and Franko podcast. This podcast is dedicted to the late great homie Kindred “Stinkweed” McCune. We tell some stories. Then we interview the legend that is Kalmex. He has played in many legendary Redwood Continue Reading
First gig of Kalmex and The Riffmerchants live in 2000 at Kimo’s in SF with founding lineup of: Kalmex – kit, Frankie Ripples – Bass, Stinkweed – git, Shanko – git, Lactose – git
Redwood City influence. Peep the Plutocracy sticker on his Russian bike. So dope.
A 2001 demo of the song Switchblade by Kalmex And The Riffmerchants. This version features Stinkweed on guitar and vocals. The studio version is on the unreleased LP, Ultrasonic Holocaust, recorded in 2002, after Stinkweed’s departure from the band. Demo version recorded by TC Boneloc at the band’s rehearsal spot. Continue Reading
Words of one Ramon Salcido: “40 year olds driving in a van 11 hours to play grindcore for thirty people. That’s what we do.” O.G. Type Shit!!!! #RedwoodCity #650 #RIPStinkweed #DankDaddees