BECAUSE THE MUSIC MATTERS!!!

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.

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Rivethead Issue #34, September 1991.  Once again Edited by Gene B. and Managing Edited by Lisa E. Sullivan.  Stoner-metal cover art by Michael Haaga.  This was our Third Anniversary Issue!!  Featured in this rather thick edition is our most comprehensive effort to date at a Houston Band A-Z Directory including such heavy-hitting names as Agony Column, Academy Black, Bad Samaritans, Basilisk, Coma Toast, December's Child, Dixie Waste, Gammacide, Inner Sanctum, Necrotic Void, Ninth Day Underground, Pariah,  Spunk, and Wake.  Between all that we also found room for Lisa E.'s 3rd Anniversary Editorial, the September Calendar, Soundboard, and the centerfold pull-out is the show flyer for the upcoming dead horse "Peaceful Death and Pretty Flowers" record release party, Saturday Sept 28th at The Vatican.