Maty’s Corner #29 I Wanna War with You! Duane Peters Gun Fight

Maty’s Corner #29 I Wanna War with You! Duane Peters Gun Fight               Starting around 2004 outta Long Beach, CA is Duane Peters Gunfight. A currently ongoing band of Duane’s. It’s a straight bad ass blend of punk and dirty rock n’ roll. These guys are a hell of a live act as well. I’ve been fortunate enough to catch them once. Duane is a fucking mad man on the stage, no disappointment.             2005 Marked Gunfight’s first self titled album. It’s a 9 track boot to the face that reminds punk of what it’s supposed to be about. … Continue reading Maty’s Corner #29 I Wanna War with You! Duane Peters Gun Fight

Maty’s Corner #27 Duane Peters and the Great Unwashed

Maty’s Corner #27 Duane Peters and the Great Unwashed Review   Coming out in 2012 was Duane Peters and The Great Unwashed. A bit of a one off side project from the master of disaster. While short lived, they did release on great album titled Beautiful Tragedy. It’s out and out punk blues with a lot of great piano and even a bit of harmonica, a definite departure from other music that Duane has put out. Most of lyrics sound like lost writings from Charles Bukowski’s urban genius. The two big stand outs for me are Coffee In The Kitchen … Continue reading Maty’s Corner #27 Duane Peters and the Great Unwashed

Maty’s Corner #25 1,2,3 Nuke HB! Die Hunns

Maty’s Corner #25 1,2,3 Nuke HB! Die Hunns             Starting in 2000 out of the So Cal scene was Die Hunns. One of the many bands led by Duane Peters. This band had 2 incarnations, one was Duane Peters and The Hunns which released 2 albums. The other was the better known Die Hunns which included Corey Parks on bass. They were an awesome mix of old school street punk and skate punk.             2000 marked their first release with Unite. It opens up with Youth Ain’t A Fountain which is a gnarly rippin’ track. The most incendiary is Nuke … Continue reading Maty’s Corner #25 1,2,3 Nuke HB! Die Hunns

Maty’s Corner # 4

Kill Me, I Need The Rest… The Master Of Disaster Duane Peters! Master of Disaster. A junkie, a fuck up, a bum, a legend and man who has had permanent effects on skate boarding and punk rock music.  Most know Duane as either the front man of U.S. Bombs or as a skater.  Many don’t know both and less even know about his importance to skate boarding. But don’t give me blank or worried stares, I’ll introduce ya the spectrum of the Disaster. So in the skate world this nut case invented a number of tricks including the acid drop … Continue reading Maty’s Corner # 4