08 August 2011

BUTTSTEAK Fatty's Got More Blood 1991

By request 
Reupped January 2013


by Alex Henderson
If Buttsteak wasn't the goofiest punk-pop/alternative pop/rock band of the ‘90s, they were certainly among the goofiest. The East Coast outfit was active during the grunge era of the early to mid-‘90s, but Buttsteak was never grunge -- far from it. At a time when Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Hole, and their Seattle colleagues were all about dark, ultra-serious, angst-ridden introspection, Buttsteak was an exercise in nutty, wacky, over-the-top fun. Buttsteak's highly infectious material was greatly influenced by the punk and new wave of the late ‘70s and early ‘80s; they rocked as … » Read more