Jail is full of people from people who shouldn't breed but these Offspring are something else again - their latest is "Days Go By," just out on Columbia. Another case of "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" rock, it's old school punk from these veterans out of Huntington Beach - once upon a cool little beach town which now is lamer than lame. At this since 1984, Dexter Holland and the boys know what's what and this clearly is supposed to be fun. How could it not be with a song called "Slim Pickens Does the Right Thing," describing his memorable exit in "Dr. Strangelove"?
Rockin' Roll Call
Bill Locey reviews music for the Ventura County Star, when he isn't reenacting the history of this great nation or teaching it to incarcerated youth.
He is the tall guy lurking in the back of all the local rock shows.
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