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Peoples Temple on tour with LOOP

electric eels 1975 Archival 7″ out now


Mid-70s CLEVELAND proto-punk legends, the electric eels release ‘Jaguar Ride’ b/w ‘Splitterty Splat’ on a limited edition 7″ release, with the second single coming soon for “Accident” b/w “Wreck and Roll” more info HERE

LIMITED STOCK: Brian Shanley Photo Prints


The new HoZac Books imprint will be publishing the first-ever photo book from Chicago-based 1970s punk photographer Brian Shanley next year. This is your chance to own a piece of the punk history that will lie within those pages, we have LESS THAN 5 copies left of each print! Each 8″x10″ print is available to the public for the FIRST TIME here, in a signed and numbered edition of 10 copies each. Each print is $25.00 USD postpaid for US residents / email for USD Can+Mex residents & Overseas residents. Please email to reserve copies at hozacrecords@gmail.com SHIPPING NOW!!

Check out the Gallery for ‘Series 1: US 1970s Punk’ HERE and email to reserve your copies today. (We’ll send you a Paypal invoice and ship it out right away, quantity discounts available, but don’t wait!)

YOUR 2014 FORTUNE IS ALREADY RUINED

Ruined Fortune LP “trailer” from Angela Garrick on Vimeo.

Check out a video teaser with songs from the upcoming debut RUINED FORTUNE LP (featuring Angie from CIRCLE PIT/SOUTHERN COMFORT/STRAIGHT ARROWS and Nic from RIP Society Records & BED WETTIN’ BAD BOYS)

RECORD RELEASE PARTY!

THURSDAY February 6th at VOLCANO ROOM (upstairs at BOTTOM LOUNGE)
PEOPLE’S TEMPLE RECORD RELEASE for the ‘Musical Garden’ LP/CD
RADAR EYES RECORD RELEASE for the ‘Positive Feedback’ 7″ single
with special guests OUTER MINDS

GET TICKETS HERE!

Fall/Winter 5-Pack SHIPPING NOW:


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ALSO check out our new ARCHIVAL bundle 5-Pack (includes the FURY 7″ along with the 4 new Archival releases) and the Chicago 8-Pack, a great way to get a mountain of underground Chicago gold for a crazy good deal.

Check out a rare 8mm video reel of EPICYCLE live 1979 + home music videos:

EPICYCLE You’re Not Gonna Get It: (1978-81 Archival) LP/CD
FIRST BASE s/t debut LP/CD
DWIGHT TWILLEY BAND ‘Shark’ 7″ (1975 Archival)
THE BRATS ‘Be A Man’ 7″ (1974 Archival)
TRUE BELIEVERS Accept It! 7″ EP (1980 Archival)

RUINED FORTUNE debut LP coming SOON

Ruined Fortune at The Red Rattler from Skydreams on Vimeo.

RUINED FORTUNE features ANGIE BERMUDA (CIRCLE PIT, SOUTHERN COMFORT, STRAIGHT ARROWS) and NIC WARNOCK (BED WETTIN’ BAD BOYS, RIP Society Records), one of Australia’s finest new scars on the face of PUNK.

Dwight Twilley is BACK


Do NOT MISS legendary Pop Icon DWIGHT TWILLEY on his mini tour this August, and keep an eye out for the ‘Shark’ 7″ on HoZac Archival later this month:

Thu 8/15 @ Waterfest, OSHKOSH, WI w/ The Tubes
Fri 8/16 @ Shank Hall, MILWAUKEE w/ Revolush
Sat 8/17 @ Reggies, CHICAGO, IL w/ PEZBAND
**(plus a FREE instore appearance at Reckless Records in Wicker Park Saturday afternoon)

Heavy Times October Tour

Don’t miss HEAVY TIMES on tour with the OBITS!!

>>OBITS / HEAVY TIMES TOUR 2013

10/01/13 Tues Cleveland, OH Now That’s Class w/BUCK BILOXI, OBNOX
10/02/13 Wed Cambridge, MA TT the Bears w/OBITS
10/03/13 Thu Montreal, QC Il Motore w/OBITS
10/04/13 Fri Toronto, ON Horseshoe Tavern w/OBITS
10/05/13 Sat Ferndale, MI The Loving Touch w/OBITS
10/06/13 Sun Milwaukee, WI Cactus Club w/OBITS
10/0713 Mon Minneapolis, MN Triple Rock w/OBITS
10/08/13 Tues Chicago, IL Empty Bottle w/OBITS

SHOCKED MINDS FALL TOUR

Don’t miss SHOCKED MINDS on their FIRST TOUR!

9/6 PITTSBURGH @ 31ST ST PUB
9/8 DETROIT @ JUMBO’S
9/9 COLUMBUS, OH @ ACE OF CUPS
9/10 CHICAGO, IL @ EMPTY BOTTLE w/HUMAN EYE
9/11 MILWAUKEE, WI @ CACTUS CLUB w/HUMAN EYE
9/12 ST. PAUL, MN @ TURF BAR w/HUMAN EYE
9/14 OMAHA, NE @ SWEATSHOP GALLERY
9/17 MEMPHIS, TN @ HI TONE
9/18 NASHVILLE, TN @ THE END
9/19 HUNTSVILLE, AL @ VERTICAL HOUSE RECORDS
9/21 JACKSON, MS @ MORNINGBELL RECORDS
9/24 DALLAS, TX @ CROWN AND HARP
9/25 AUSTIN, TX @ HOTEL VEGAS w/HUMAN EYE
9/26 NEW ORLEANS, LA @ SIBERIA w/HUMAN EYE
9/27 MEMPHIS, TN @ GONERFEST AFTERPARTY TBA
9/28 ATLANTA, GA @ THE EARL
9/29 CHARLOTTE, NC @ HOUSE PARTY
9/30 ASHEVILLE, NC @ ODDITORIUM
10/1 RICHMOND, VA @ HOUSE PARTY
10/2 BALTIMORE, MD @ GOLDEN WEST CAFE
10/3 PHILADELPHIA, PA @ KUNG FU NECKTIE