i don't have anything even remotely interesting to say. i guess i could mention that Bad Brains is a very important band to me. They changed my life when metal wasn't cutting the ol' mustard i was introduced to hardcore, and that pretty much motivated me on a path that has lead me here, writing to you about how i have nothing to say. wow, they must be so proud of their numbing effect. jeez, what a dark cloud cynical snot that is.

I finally saw Bad Brains live, right before the album Quickness came out in late 1988 i think. it was seriously one of the top five shows i've ever seen. Those guys have a grasp on something cosmic, their presence was undeniable. It's a priviledge to feature them here: