BECAUSE THE MUSIC MATTERS!!!

NEW THIS MONTH:

What is DIY / Why You Should Make Art

by guest contributor Tom Strubbe


Read this and all our other thought-provoking editorial essays on our Editor's Desk  page!


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.

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. https://www.reverbnation.com/closetlames

This time it really is March!  Rivethead Issue #28, March 1991, actually.  Edited and published by Lisa E. Sullivan.  Floaty, airy kinda cover art done by Timothy Wayne Stebens.  This issue, rather slimmed down in terms of staff roster, featured a more robustly updated A-Z Houston Band Listing, and we had a huge  monthly Calendar this month, the Editor's Best Bets, our Pick Show, Scott and Joel give up high-level guitar tips, there's Soundboard, and more!

Art by the Kommando Poet​  https://www.facebook.com/KommandoPoet/

Podcasts Revisited:  Podcast IX WWRHT Primer

Rivethead Magazine Podcast IX WWRHT Primer; by Wes Dodson.  Original airdate May 15, 2012

http://www.rivetheadmagazine.com/podcast-ix.html

Excerpt from GOD BLESS AMERICA
EPIC DEATH – Attack
SUGAR SHACK – Got a Match?
SAD PYGMY – Nice Guy
BLUEPRINT – La-Z- Boy
WHEN WE RULED H-TOWN (Clip 1)
DIVE – Burned
MONSTER SOUP – Fudgeblast
BAYOU PIGS – Rise Up
SQUAT THRUST – The Smell Of Butt
WHEN WE RULED H-TOWN (Clip 2)
MIDDLEFINGER – I’m Bad, I’m Nationwide
DEADHORSE – Like Asrielle
SPUNK! – Big Cycle
FEARED ALIEN VOODOO – Kiss Of The Hungry Donkey
Excerpts from MANHOLE essay, 2011
WHEN WE RULED H-TOWN OVERVIEW
Rivethead Radio Interview with JAY SCHNEIDER
TASTE OF GARLIC – Come Get Some
POOR DUMB BASTARDS – My Pussy Hurts
30FOOTfall – Tons O' Guns
PAPA GRIT – Dickheads And Dumbasses
RUSTED SHUT – Addiction
WHEN WE RULED H-TOWN (Clip 3)
ALCOHAWK – Heaven's Afar
THE HIGH DIVERS