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Jul 24, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! Ten blistering slabs of punk rock, plus Chris continues to come to terms with the reality of Draculas and the continued normalization of the vampire agenda.

Jimmy Vapid - Night Moves
Weird Skin - 2 Weird 4 Luv
Grace Vonderkuhn - Put It On Me
Powerplant - Hurtwood
Supercrush - On the Telephone
Very Serious - Wasted
Crossed Keys - True to You
Drakulas - Pretty Tommy
Odd Robot - Take With Two White Pills
Breakfast for Turtles - No Sleep for Vampires

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

Jul 9, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! Also: tales of a teen-age Chris letting his lawn getting overgrown, communication by telephone, and the creativity required to create an attention-grabbing band name.

Snash - WOTC
Bad Operation - Bagel Rooks
The Spits - Kop Kar
Early Riser - Pleasantries
Bee Bee Sea - Gonna Get Me
Teen Mortgage - Falling Down
Personality Cult - Telephone
Civic Mimic - Pity Patterns
Eyebawl - No More Bad Nights
Punkband - Kick It Up

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

Jun 25, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! The hottest hits, plus Chris considers the effects of billionaires lost in space, as seen from the Jersey Shore.

Oceantor - Heartbeat
Western Settings - Spinning World
Spirit Weak - Ear Muffs
Hayley and the Crushers - Cul-De-Sac
Grocer - Better Now
The Raging Nathans - I Could Never Fall In Love With You
Nervous Triggers - Good Run
OC Rippers - Do the Whip
VIAL - Roadkill
Suspect Parts - Song for Sadie

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

Jun 11, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! This episode finds your host/hero, Chris, with a little bit of an edge on. Good news for you, the results equal UNPARALLED VALUE FOR ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES!

The Beths - Great No One
Public Opinion - Pay No Mind
Playing Dead - Get It Right
Jagger Holly - Beter Off (Without You)
Pale Lips - Hiding From the Moon
Loose Behavior - Not Strong Enough
Hey, Chels - Crumbling
Metz - Acid
Iron Chic - Catgut
My Altamont - Banging Camp

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

May 28, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! This episode sees your humble host pitch ideas for a full series of skate-board videos. No posers allowed!

High Heels - Last Lodge of the Butchers
Nite Sobs - Victoria
Nectar - Blister
Crimson Devils - Dead and Gone
Substitute - Sour Ground
Heavy Lag - Depression Pact
The OBGM's - Not Again
Weird Skin - Out of My Orbit
Billycock - Figure Out
Mal Blum - Nobody Waits

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

May 14, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! Episode 115 is also an exploration of Chris (your host) talking about himself (incredible) and debuting the new My Altamont single, "The Creep!"

Pretty Matty - Why Not Be Something That You Are?
My Altamont - The Creep
Talk Show Host - Blood In the Sand
Decent Criminal - Creep
Sincere Engineer - Trust Me
Bachelor - Stay In The Car
Tangled Up - Black Hole
Evan Greer - The Tyranny of Either/Or
Mourn - Stay There
Bleached - Shitty Ballet

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

May 14, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! Episode 115 is also an exploration of Chris (your host) talking about himself (incredible) and debuting the new My Altamont single, "The Creep!"

Pretty Matty - Why Not Be Something That You Are?
My Altamont - The Creep
Talk Show Host - Blood In the Sand
Decent Criminal - Creep
Sincere Engineer - Trust Me
Bachelor - Stay In The Car
Tangled Up - Black Hole
Evan Greer - The Tyranny of Either/Or
Mourn - Stay There
Bleached - Shitty Ballet

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OUT NOW! The new single "The Creep" by My Altamont. Includes the cover of "Banging Camp" by the Hold Steady! Get it on Bandcamp, or stream it via your favorite music delivery service today!

Apr 30, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! On episode 114, it's about what Razorcake says, singles collections, a bunch of radical punk rock songs, and the appreciation of a positive message of inclusion.

The Dopamines - Groundhog's Day Parade
Screaming Females - Let Me In
Teenage Woman - Several Rebeccas Later
Warthog - Corroded
Odd Man Out - Idols
Seeing Snakes - Bus Law
Less Miserable - The Last Lonely Boy
Outdoor Velour - Slip Away
Tacocat - Hologram
Poppy - Last 3 Dollars

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OUT NOW! The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont. Get it on Bandcamp or stream it on your favorite music delivery service, today!

Apr 16, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! On episode 113, punk rock gonna have you windmilling all around your home, workplace, or public transit! Eggplant Wizard doesn't stand a chance!

TV Crime - Can't Remember Your Name
Teenage Halloween - Stationary
Powerplant - Good Time
Uranium Club - Opus
The Windowsill - Lead Back To You
Goddamnit - Pieces Left
Gel - No Warning
User Unauthorized - FOS
Thought Control - Clorox in the Water
Iron Chic - Kid Icarus

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OUT NOW! The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont. Get it on Bandcamp or stream it on your favorite music delivery service, today!

Apr 2, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption! On episode 112, shake off that Boomer bullshit mentality, because we've got Zoomer-caliber music that will make you feel like a young child again. (I'm an Xennial, so I can say that.) Plus, a statement about fuck-words.

Breaklights - Second to None
Kali Masi - Some Friends
Odd Robot - 15-17 Months
Rough Francis - Panthers in the Night
Starter Jackets - Meet Me In the Middle
Dead Bars - Freaks
Giant Eagles - Evil Robot Nation
Drakulas - Level Up
No Men - Leave My love
The Challenged - Too Late

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OUT NOW! The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont. Get it on Bandcamp or stream it on your favorite music delivery service, today!

Mar 19, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

You love this punk rock stuff, don't you, you little freak?!

Martha - Wrestlemania VIII
Press Club - Insecurities
Teenage Bubblegums - How I Feel
Teenage Bigfoot - The Company Dime
Crossed Keys - Times of Grace
How I Became Invisible - The Tide Rolls Out
Chubby and the Gang - All Along the Uxbridge Road
Vacation - Capitol Drive
The Copyrights - Welcome Wagon
My Altamont - Here Comes Tomorrow

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OUT NOW! The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont.
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Mar 5, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

This punk rock music is an excellent way to stop ruining your life! Make new mistakes! Leave the old ones behind!

Superchunk - Our Work Is Done
Mikey Erg - Rumblestrip
Bad Moves - Cape Henlopen
Thick - Sleeping Through the Weekend
Party Muscles - Kensington Delegate
Worriers - Big Feelings
Tony Molina - Where'd You Go
Grace Vonderk├╝hn - Crazy All the Time
Manges - Endless Detention
Bad Sports - Cardboard Suits

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OUT NOW! The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont.
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Feb 19, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

Life keeps churning and the rock keeps burning! Get your weekend fix, as usual!

My Altamont - Long Lonely Future
Hatrabbits - The Sound of Sunlight on Snow
Kiss the Tiger - Motel Room
Nudie Mag - Please Be the One
Good Shade - Maybe
Attic Salt - Mud
Pinwheel - Calypso
Daddies - More
Grumpster - Teeth
Dark Thoughts - Hesitate

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OUT NOW! The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont.
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Feb 5, 2021

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

Guess who's back!

Direct Hit! - Never Gonna Die (demo)
Catbite - Scratch Me Up
Breaklite - Superstitious
Ramona - Jet Fuel Can't Melt Steel Hearts
White Reaper - Raw (At Home version)
Steve Adamyk - Take It To the Top
My Altamont - Glue Horse
The Extensions - Hollowed Out
Bib - The Fool
Lone Wolf - Something to Destroy

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AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 19: The new EP "Always Imagine Us Running" by My Altamont. Pre-save on Spotify:
https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/myaltamont/always-imagine-us-running-2

Dec 30, 2018

LOOK OUT! INCOMING! Hear Chris finish the countdown of the TOP TEN ALBUMS OF 2018, thrill to the best songs of the year, and allow yourself to tingle when presented with punk rock luminaries call in to let you know what was up in 2018! This is the pod to end all pods!

SPOILERS AHEAD...

Music:
Lost Love - Are You Still Alive, You Dumb Phoque?
The Creeps - Shimmer
The Creeps - Bodies
Michael Jordan Touchdown Pass - Wannabe Surfer II
Mind Spiders - Outside
Direct Hit - Bliss Addiction
Direct Hit - Welcome to Heaven
Dark Thoughts - Psycho Ward
Smoking Popes - Little Lump of Coal
Dark Thoughts - Gimmie Soda
Dark Thoughts - Hate This Song
Frankensense - Nein!
Superchunk - Reagan Youth
Puppyboy - I Don't Wanna Be Known
Screaming Females - Agnes Martin
Screaming Females - Black Moon
Neko Case - Bad Luck
Iron Chic - Amazing Fantasy
Superchunk - Break The Glass
Hospital Job - Darts
Hospital Job - Devices got Designs
Erotic Novels - Library Books

Contributors:
Luke Hendricks (Teenage Halloween, Kissies)
Rookie Rochelle (The Young Rochelles, Sketchy)
Raymond Strife (Raymond Strife Who Raps, Over Everything)
John Sheppard (The Barren Marys, Frankincense)
Tiffany Tavella (Teenage Bigfoot)
Joe Decarolis (Exmaid, Hurry, Psychic Teens)

Dec 28, 2018
THIS IS IT! IT'S FINALLY HERE! Chris begins the countdown of the top 10 albums of 2018, plays all the best punk rock of the year, and your favorite superstars call in to talk about what's been good in 2018! This is the beginning of the biggest Weekend Quality event of the year!
 
SPOILERS AHEAD...
 
Music:
Cryptkeeper Five - 1,000 Keys
Attic Salt - Daylight Saving Time
Attic Salt - Drawing Board
Hot Blood Live at Grand Victory
Ramona - Token
Night Birds - My Dad Is the BTK
Night Birds - The Day I Beat My Brain
Dark Thoughts - Anything II
Fat Heaven - Crybaby
Mean Jeans - Applebee's
Ogikubo Station - Sounds of Yesteryear
Ogikubo Station - Take a Piece of All That's Good
Molly Rhythm - You're Not the One
Pkew Pkew Pkew - Passed Out
Vacation - Born On a Base
Vacation - Broken or Breaking
War On Women - Lone Wolves
School Drugs - Life Overrated // Press On
Bad Moves - Give It a Shot
Joyce Manor - I Think I'm Still In Love With You
Joyce Manor - Million Dollars to Kill Me
Superchunk - What a Time To Be Alive
Odd Robot - Nothing To Do With Anything, But
Buzzcocks - What Do I Get
 
Contributors:
Alex Rosen (Hot Blood, Battery Electric)
Fish Tantrum (Lily Livers)
Nikki (Molly Rhythm, Party Show, Destroylet)
The Greasy Pizzeria Punk Rock Vinyl Club
Kyle Sowash (The Kyle Sowashes)
Dec 7, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

My dude, it's cold out there. Come warm your hands by this towering inferno punk rock.

Sincere Engineer - Corn Dog Sonnet No. Seven
Royal Roads - Tarot
Choked Up - Sinkhole
Hot Knife - My Old Friend
Pkew Pkew Pkew - 65 Nickles
Toys That Kill - Where Have All the Kids Gone
Long Neck - Elizabeth
Petty Larcenists - Getting Was Good
Ogikubo Station - I've Been Thinking of St. Louis
Crooked Spine - MTV Cribs

 

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AVAILABLE NOW: The new album from Erotic Novels: "There Is No Language In Our Love!"
https://eroticnovelsnbnj.bandcamp.com/
Get it on LP, CD, or stream it on your favorite music delivery system!

COMING UP: Erotic Novels shows

Brooklyn, 12/7
Good Looking Friends, Erotic Novels, Kissies, Ultra Deluxe
Cat Farm

Trenton, 12/14: TPRFM Holiday Show
Shades Apart, Lost in Society, Erotic Novels, Crossed Keys
Millhill Basement

Nov 23, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!


Don't wait til after the television riots have ceased. Listen to ten absolute punk rock nuggets RIGHT NOW!


Breaklite - 69 Problems
Disappointed Dad - Loney Man Dinner
Lone Wolf - Side of That Road
The Eradicator - The Man In the Mask
Doc Rotten - Gates
Werecats - Dog
Poppy - Moomoo & Goadie
Playing Dead - When You Die
Antarctigo Vespucci - White Noise
Creeping Hush - Living Death

Nov 9, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

As usual, Chris is crashing the gates and digging through the crates to present to you a cache of new punk rock. Serving suggestion: set the volume control on your listening device to maximum.

Fat Heaven - Crybaby
Talk Wrong - Natural Causes
Dead Bars - D Line to the Stream
The Psychosomatics - Take Back the Night
Hard Pass - Jub Jub
Iron Chic - The Old Man Of Crete
Hurry Up - You Just Wait
Notches - Perfectly
City Mouse - Bullets
Gouge Away - Hey Mercy

Oct 26, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

Chris uses both is inside nose and his outside nose to help him sniff out the best punk rock there is and bring it straight to whatever you use for an iPod.

Bad Moves - Give It a Shot
Direct Hit - Perfect Black
Extra Arms - Headacher
Lost Love - Are You Still Alive, You Dumb Phoque?
No Sugar - People Like You
Guerilla Poubelle - En Marche!
Spiritual Cramp - Spiritual Cramp
The Beths - You Wouldn't Like Me
Smoking Popes - No Tomorrow Tonight
Amyl and the Sniffers - Cup of Destiny

Oct 12, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

For the first time ever, Chris takes the mic without the sweet, sweet rush of caffeine coursing through his veins, but that doesn't stop the rush of top-notch punk rock from launching your weekend into the ionosphere.

RVIVR - Shaggy
Vacation - Action Road
Black Transmitter - Zero Point Blank
The Stick Arounds - Great America
Colleen Green - Cold Shoulder
Mean Jeans - Capri Sun
High Heels - Teenage Throat
SOLD - Lies
School Drugs - Black Tongue
Swearin' - Grow Into a Ghost

Sep 28, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

Chris gets to the bottom of a stack of listener mail and plays ten tracks of red-hot punk!

Dark Thoughts - I Hate This Song
Puppyboy - Shrines
Fat Heaven - Out Of Your Mind
Catbite - Come On Baby
Joyce Manor - Million Dollars To Kill Me
Jenna and the Pups - So In Love With You
Hurry Up - Go To Hell
Over Everything - Locally Sourced
METZ - Drained Lake
The Mr. T Experience - Hello Kitty Menendez

Sep 14, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

We are back, and we are chomping at the bit to serve up so many incredible slices of punk rock. This episode is dedicated to the lifers!

Night Birds - My Dad Is the BTK
Tart - Like Lovers Do
Odd Robot - Boil Through
Downtrodder - Dog Whistle
Foxhole - Outside Source
Uranium Club - The Collector
D'Arcy - Who's Gonna Love You
Teenage Bigfoot - Little Things
Ogikubo Station - Drowning At the Watering Hole
Hospital Job - Sheets In the Freezer

AVAILABLE NOW: The new album from Erotic Novels: "There Is No Language In Our Love!"
https://eroticnovelsnbnj.bandcamp.com/
Get it on LP, CD, or stream it on your favorite music delivery system!

Aug 3, 2018

Weekend Quality: Every other Friday we play the music fit for weekend consumption!

Prepare for a giant-sized punk rock extravaganza! Chris and Shannon look back on the music of a hundred episodes of Weekend Quality and bring you their favorite cuts from the history of the show, plus a brand new Erotic Novels track!

Erotic Novels - Five Years Later
Pinact - Seams
The Unlovables - Miracle Braves
Dead To Me - I Wanna Die In Los Angeles
Vacation - Better Days
Worriers - They/Them/Theirs
Headlines - Teething
Bleached - For the Feel
Jetty Boys - Cherry Cola
Iron Chic - Wolf Dix Road
Dark Thoughts - Fallin' Out
Gulps - Bummer
City Mouse - Really Really
Sugar Stems - 6 Feet Under
Ramona - Shit, We Broke Up
Canker Blossom - Scream
Direct Hit! - Werewolf Shame
Night Birds- Can't Get Clean
Shellshag - Forever
The Creeps - Car Crash

Jul 20, 2018

Chris is discombobulated sounds like he's... got a lot on his mind. Luckily, all of the white-hot punk rock buoys his spirits, and so it shall yours as well.

Andrea Manges and the Veterans - Walking Talking Hawking
The Putz - Unique
High Heels - True Daughters Of Midnight
Who Is She - Seattle Freeze
Answering Machine - Wallow
Dark Thoughts - Watch You Walk Away
Fat Heaven - Nowhere
Hard Sulks - Alaska's Good
Character Actor - On Rubicon Beach
Zero for Conduct - Oh Nancy! Only British People Can Fly

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