LIVE: Banzai Washout @ Valentine’s Music Hall, 12/23/11

January 6th, 2012, 1:00 pm by Greg
Banzai Washout

Review and photographs by Kirsten Ferguson

At the annual “Ghosts of Hardcore Past” show at Valentine’s – where local bands pay tribute to their favorite punk acts – costumes and props are sometimes involved.

Swathed in layers of white tape and gauze, with “Fuck You” scrawled in black across their chests, the members of Banzai Washout took on the self-proclaimed “Kings of Budget Rock” this year, covering legendary, lo-fi San Francisco garage-punk band the Mummies.

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