Friday, October 23, 2020
By Matthew Moyer
on Fri, Oct 23, 2020 at 2:07 PM
Exquisitely-named Orlando punks Caffiends this week premiered a timely new music video for political anthem “Rise of Thrashism.” And it’s a really satisfying call-back to bands like Dead Kennedys and Government Issue, with no punches pulled.
“Rise of Thrashism” crams a hell of a lot into its one-minute (!) of running time: hyperspeed hardcore with an 8-second breakdown at the end, clips of white-nationalists getting trounced, lyrics that unequivocally gives an “f-you” to Trump, QAnon, neo-confederates, the aforementioned white nationalists, the lot.
Watch the cleip for Caffiends’ “Rise of Thrashism” below. Caffiends’ new album Kopophobia will be out in December …
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