Sturgeon of Leftover Crack was kind enough to include Blackbird Raum’s Destroying LP in his “top 10 of 2015″ list at punknews.org 3. Blackbird Raum: Destroying This Santa Cruz based group of crusty-buskers keep evolving on record after record with stronger, increasingly well-written & varied songs. In this case following the thoroughly amazing “False Weavers”. I wondered how they could top what is sure to become an [...]
Check out Blackbird Raum’s new video for Last Legs from their upcoming album Destroying out March 10th. Shot and edited by Mario Casillas (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
This band Nu Pogodi from the UK came over and took all our shit. We made them pose for pictures. https://nupogodiuk.bandcamp.com/ 9/20, 9/21: Portland, 9//24: Eugene, 9/24: Eureka, 9/26, 9/28: Oakland, 9/27: Santa Cruz, Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1613100288917495/ p.s. new blackbird raum shirts.
We just updated our Valencia Street gallery, including some new screen prints available in the shop. Organized Sports by Liz Suburbia, Bike Babe by Charlotte Drury, Crust Punk Overboard by Will Laren, Care For Your Spirit by Lindsay Watson, Portal (Blackbird Raum) by Cannon Dill, Dumpster Diving (Nothing Nice to Say) by Mitch Clem, River Party by Lindsay Watson, and All Cats are Beautiful (ACAB) [...]
NEW BLACKBIRD RAUM SHIRT-RESIST THE FRACKING CATASTROPHE Let this shirt be a stained glass window to the soul if your soul has got a big “NO COMPROMISE IN DEFENSE OF THE EARTH” face tattoo. These new Blackbird Raum shirts imagine what will happen when nature evolves to defend itself in ways corporations understand. %100 OF THE PROFITS FROM THIS SHIRT WILL GO TO ANTI-FRACKING DIRECT ACTION GROUPS [...]
You are a party of 5, and your cargo is dire. You have been told it will forge an alliance between the Root Mountains and the Orcs of Krosis. This chimes well with the lingering parts of your brain that convince you to study Wild Magik in the first place, but after The Purge, after all that rebellion, war and hiding, you find the [...]
MUSIC WE LIKE FROM THAT YEAR WE HATED FALSE WEAVERS- BLACKBIRD RAUM Now originally we discussed not putting this on our year end list because of our bias, being that we released it and I’m literally sitting next to baby pyramid of them right now. But nobody else has wrote up their blurbs for their year end picks and I secretly wanted this up anyway. This [...]