Welcome to the Official Rivethead Magazine Website!  If you remember venues like the Axiom, Pik-n-Pak, After Dark, Numbers, Emo’s, Fitzgeralds, The Vatican and more, and if you remember bands like Bayou Pigs, Pain Teens, The Awful Truth, Stride, dead horse, Krizel, and many others, then you’re in the right place!  Here you will find the old Rivethead and the new Rivethead, with opinions, reviews, interviews, features, music, lots of action photography, our entire compendium of published issues (1988 – 1993) and our fantastic collection of Rivethead Podcasts.  Browse through our pages, let us take you back to the past, and into the present.  Rivethead Magazine.  Because the Music Matters.

Throwback Issue of the Month:  RH #12, October 1989

All Rivethead stickers proudly produced and provided by MCL Screenworks, El Cerrito, CA.  This is former December's Child bassist Sammy Salazar Chong's company; they do excellent screening.  Also check out his current band "Closet Lames" who have some pretty nifty tunes.

Listen to our terrific Podcasts! RH Radio

Rivethead Issue #12, October 1989.  Edited and published by Lisa E. Sullivan.  Groovy cover art by Michael Haaga.  This very busy issue featured interviews with Faster Pussycat, Lizzy Bordon, and Crimson Glory.  We previewed upcoming performances by Kreator, Coroner, and 24/7 Spyz.  We kept you informed with the Local Lix page and kept you current with the Monthly Calendar.  You learned Guitar Tips from the mighty Joel Gregoire and read the classifieds in Soundboard.  Powerhouse issue right here!