[The Valley is a big place, and it puts out more interesting music than we could ever hope to cover. Every week or so, Mike Bogumill will use this space to cover a little more of it. This week: Gay Kiss's birthday party, St Ranger's upcoming tour, and a look back at last weekend's P.O.P. Convention. - Ed.]
Gay Kiss 3rd Birthday ShowLocal hardcore weirdos Gay Kiss have managed to survive three years as a band despite many injuries, accidents, and a complete inability to be Googled without having to dig through a few compilations of famous on-screen same-sex smooches, news stories about mass "kiss-in" actions in front of government and religious establishments, and just regular pictures of dudes making out.
Don't even think things will get easier if you add the word "hardcore" to your search queries.