You're not supposed to judge a book by its cover, but fuggit, man — you can go ahead and judge Fu Manchu by its album covers. It's all there: launching dune buggies, UFOs, shredding skateboarders, babes in bikinis, hot rods, vans. It's not rocket science; it's simply Southern California rock 'n' roll. It's been a while since these riffers have put out anything new, but that hasn't stopped a flood of reissues — stretching as far back as the band's pre-Fu incarnation, the hardcore punk band Virulence — from cementing the band's pedigree as a heavy rock staple. The band's... More >>>