Skinhead Rock ‘n’ Roll

In this edition of Condemned 2 Combat we'll bring you some of that most elusive sub-sub-genre. Falling somewhere between classic rock and rockabilly, but straightlaced and whiteknuckled to boot, skinhead rock n roll is one of my favorite sounds - even though it's also one of the hardest to pin down. Or maybe because of... Continue Reading →

DEEP CUTS

Chew on this. Records that're 30+ years old. Let's get it. The Allied: This one is from approximately 1982. That's a best guess date for a demo recording that's lost to time. These 4 tracks were pulled from some comp I forget the name of. Very early US Oi! click to download There's no known... Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

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