Punk Rock Revival on Generation X

Punk Rock on Randy Katen's Generation X

Give us that ol’ time punk rock. Give us that ol’ time punk. Give us that ol’ time punk rock. It’s … time to tune your internet radio dials to Randy Katen’s Generation X. No kidding. We swear on a stack of obscure vinyl. The tent is up and the turntable is spinning. Come on down, the punk rock is fine. Remember, past interviews are available for your listening pleasure on our Generation X page. Be sure to click on the button below when the time is right. EPM “Snakes and Strychnine” Out!

Punk Rock Radio: Randy Katen Live, Wednesday, March 4 @ 5-7pm PST : 6-8pm MST

Listen to Randy Katen's Generation X on KBGA/FM Missoula, Montana

Save Big Johns Skate Project

Save Big Johns Skate Project

It’s time for a bit of skate community solidarity. The Big Johns Skate Project needs your support. Sign the petition in support of preserving the spot. CLICK THIS LINK TO SIGN THE PETITION. EPM “Skate and Create” Out!

Digital Garbage, Man

The Pacific Northwest is bathing in some amazing, sunny weather, perfect for sound soaked skate sessions. But what to play? We suggest the newly released Mudhoney album, titled Digital Garbage on Sub Pop Records. Music with a message and the message is good. Buy it now.

To see Mudhoney live, checkout their current European Tour schedule.

More videos including a live show after the turn. EPM “Prosperity Gospel” Out!
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Hot Snakes Session

If you’re looking to add to your skateboarding soundtrack for the summer, we offer, for your consideration, Hot Snakes. Their latest album, Jericho Sirens, is so f%*#ing good. Don’t take our word for it, go buy that shit right now and thank us later. Check out a few videos after the turn. EPM “I Need a Doctor” Out!
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Ready Player One

Tired of the social media barrage? Tired of the onslaught of information bubbles filled with “alternative facts”? Well, here’s a bit of an alternative site. Welcome to the EPM OASIS, a refuge for skateboarding, music, art and science. Checkout a slice of the EPM OASIS after the turn. EPM “Ernest Cline” Out!

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Christian Fitness – The Kid is not Alt-Right


Oh, the puns keep coming, and thankfully, Andrew Falkous keeps making music. His current one man band effort, Christian Fitness, is very enjoyable. You might know Andrew from some of his other musical endeavors, Mclusky and/or Future of the Left. Of course, we’re huge fans of those bands as well. Hop on over to Bandcamp and get yourself some Christian Fitness. Video links for your enjoyment after the turn. EPM “making the annual post” out!

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The Pulsars and Black Marble


A couple of bands you may or may not have discovered but well worth a few minutes of your auditory attention. First up and now defunct, The Pulsars, a Chicago based sibling duo, Dave and Harry Trumfio have a sound that appeals to our upbeat robot sensibilities. Next up, is Brooklyn, NY’s Black Marble. Their sound sets squarely at the nexus of Joy Division, OMD and early Depeche Mode. Perfect for those darker days heading into the winter months. Listen up after the turn. EPM Tuning In….

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Smart Cops – F’ck Yeah

YouTube Tuesday on Earth Patrol - Smart Cops

First post of 2015 and it’s a YouTube Tuesday on a Monday. Punk rock all the way. Check out the Smart Cops and their musical offering after the turn.

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Playing Out 2014

YouTube Tuesday 2014-12-30: Tacocat, Deap Vally, Ex-Hex, Good Throb, The Saints

It’s the last Tuesday of 2014 and that’s the perfect reason to make it a YouTube Tuesday! Closing out the year that is/was 2014, checkout Tacocat, Deap Vally, Ex-Hex, Alvvays, Good Throb, and The Saints. Visual and sonic treats after the turn. Happy New Years everyone!

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Hoist a Pint and Sing Along

Sham 69 and Giuda on Earth Patrol

Pub it up with this week’s YouTube Tuesday selections, Sham 69 and Giuda. Two bands dislocated in time by about 35 years but the sound is solid. Grab your denim vests, pour yourself a pint and grouse about the living room after the turn. EPM “telling you the truth” Out!

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