Entries for the ‘Vintage VHS Find’ Category

Vintage VHS Find: Lopan and Middle Kittaning, tour video, 1998, Part Two

In 1998 two bands from Athens, Ohio did a brief east coast tour.  Along the way they played with Double Trouble, The Day of Man As Man, The Undies, and Underground Asian Movement, among others.  Here is part two, which includes a stop in Cleveland.  

Vintage VHS Find: Lopan and Middle Kittanning tour video, 1998, Part One

In 1998 two bands from Athens, Ohio did a brief east coast tour.  Along the way they played with Double Trouble, The Day of Man As Man, The Undies, and Underground Asian Movement, among others.  Here is part one, which includes stops in Virginia, Baltimore, and Akron.

Vintage VHS Find: Turn Pale in Dayton, Ohio

For ten years, Turn Pale(from Bloomington, Indiana) explored the corners of the dancefloor, with a decidely punk asthetic; opting to caress the dark, Rough Trade/Factory sound from the early ’80s post-punk/goth movement. Following the self-released ‘CHANCE’ 7″ in April 2002 on Anderson’s Bluesanct label, their debut full-length, titled ‘KILL THE LIGHTS’, was released in June [...]

Vintage VHS Find: In The Black Hearts of Men in Dayton, Ohio

Although there are legions of ill-timed, short run bands in the record books, You Indie recently uncovered this and figured we’d share it, because You Indie’s Tim Anderl was in the band.  More importantly, a bunch of actual musicians were also in the band, including Matt Thomas of Morning Again and Brother Von Doom, Sara [...]

Vintage VHS Find: Waking Kills The Dream in Dayton, Ohio

Waking Kills the Dream was the band of ex-Morning Again vocalist Kevin Byers and12 Tribes guitarist Matt Tackett.  During the era captured here, J. Bird, now of Neon Warship, played drums, a couple dudes from Etherea, and Joe Anderl of The 1984 Draft rounded out the lineup. Similarities to Poison the Well, Boy Sets Fire, [...]

Vintage VHS Find: The Minus Tide in Dayton, Ohio

This Amazon review pretty much sums it up: “How disappointing it must be to the metal heads and hardcoresters that a six people formerly of indie rock/screamo bands from West Virginia can come into their watered down genre of metalcore and be better than any of them. The Minus Tide’s talent, songwriting creativity and willingness [...]

Vintage VHS Find: Radio Berlin in Dayton, Ohio

In the early ’00s Dayton got a visit from You Indie’s favorite Canadians, Radio Berlin.  Multi-instrumentalist Jack Duckworth (now of Soft Riot) was no stranger to Dayton as he visited, and DJed for the Bettawreckonize.com launch party we’d put together at Knights of Columbus just years prior. For those not in the know, The Vancouver [...]

Vintage VHS Find: Party of Helicopters in Columbus, Ohio

Kent, Ohio’s Party of Helicopters, whom I first encountered in the early ’90s, has long been a favorite, like a top 10 favorite band ever, of mine. Before they called it quits, the band performed at Columbus, Ohio’s More Than Music Fest. This was either shortly before or after they recorded Please Believe It for [...]

Vintage VHS Find: Twelve Tribes in Dayton, Ohio

This video, uncovered from You Indie archives, seems to be of Rebirth of Tragedy-era Twelve Tribes. Rebirth of Tragedy was two years in the making for the band. It was produced by former Killswitch Engage vocalist Howard Jones, and signaled their debut on Ferret Records. Around this time, the band sold out overseas tour dates [...]