ULTRAVIOLENCE

Won't hear it on the radio, Won't see it on TVThis is Condemned to Combat: The Real Sound of the Street Alright, you fucking maniacs. So I missed last month's edition. But I'm slippin' this one in right here on the first of the month. Maybe I'll get around to a second Volume for August... Continue Reading →

American Fuckin’ Oi!

This mini-edition of C2C is in honor of The Wolverines. Celebrating the release of the boys' posthumous opus on vinyl, I present you with all of their previous records. Real A-Merican OOOOOOiii ! ! ! click to download First up their debut self-released EP, This City, from 2012. The sound was raw, but they layed... Continue Reading →

DEMOlition, Man.

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Crossing Over

We all know what happens when hardcore crosses over into metal. But what do you get when Oi! goes marching into that same territory? Find out on Condemned to Combat Volume 13. Bang your shaven head! Click to Download In no particular order - Let's start this one off with Alliance, a band from Ontario,... Continue Reading →

PSYCHO

Welcome to Condemned to Combat Volume 12. Let's get psychotic. click to download 1982: Skinhead Glory by Iron Cross from D.C. (and/or Arlington, VA)One of, if not the, first US skinhead bands. The featured track here is Psycho Skin, but this EP also includes the absolute anthem Crucified For Your Sins. Probably better known as... Continue Reading →

The Best Of The Worst

Condemned to Combat 2020. Welcome to the future. It's gonna suck. It's the first edition of C2C for the new decade, and I'm pourin' it on thick. This is The Best Of The Worst: So here's a heavy dose of the music you love to hate. Chronologically (as usual) we start with Kicker Boys self-titled... Continue Reading →

Into the Gray Zone!

Blurring the lines and taking the piss. Here's three records from three bands drawing fans from both sides of that timeless divide. Bewildering the politicians and leaving you wondering what side of the contrived fence they're walking on. We'll ride each wave of Oi! in this post. This is Condemned to Combat; get comfy in... Continue Reading →

Apocrypha

In this post I bring you some bands that didn't make the Oi! Canon, but deserve their place in the company of the better-known legends. (This post could go on for a week, but here's a handful to get started. Maybe there'll be a sequel.) Whether these bands didn't achieve the notoriety of their contemporaries... Continue Reading →

Axe and Sword

One day a bunch of Dutch Oi! vets got together and said: Fuck the bullshit. Let's make a Fortress worship band! And that band is Live By The Sword. click to download Eschewing the Dutch Oi! sound (yeah, that's a thing) LBTS plays heavy mid-tempo jams with vocals belted out nice and gravelly - like... Continue Reading →

All About Class

Here's a couple of Oi! punk bands throwin' it down 90's style. I'm not sure what it is about Jersey - something in the water, or maybe something in the beer - but Jersey Oi! is consistently some of the best. Both of these recordings are compilations of the work of the respective bands. And... Continue Reading →

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