Spud Underground Vault
Spud Underground Vault

Spud Underground Vault

Read the finest moments from Spud Underground, a rock magazine for people who hate rock magazines www.spudmedia.net


The Best of the Pacific Northwest

4 May 2023 4 minute read 0 comments RJ Jenson

This article was originally published in Spud Underground, a free rock magazine which you can read HERE! by Cade Yates There are plenty of months in the year to cover the local Boise music scene, but Treefort is a special occasion to broaden the scop...

Never Meet Your Heroes

4 May 2023 9 minute read 1 comment RJ Jenson

This article was originally published in Spud Underground, a free rock magazine which you can read HERE! by Cade Yates Any Boisean who has experienced a few Treeforts in their life spend the breathless days of anticipation prior to Day 1 quietly brac...

Mandias Bandias

17 Apr 2023 2 minute read 2 comments RJ Jenson

This article was first published 3/6/2023 in Spud Underground, a rock n' roll zine. You can read the current issue for free HERE.  Mandias packed the Shredder on February 17th to celebrate the release of their debut album Take the Care You’re Never...

In Defense of Bro Culture

16 Apr 2023 5 minute read 1 comment RJ Jenson

This article was first published 3/6/2023 in Spud Underground, a rock n' roll zine. You can read the current issue for free HERE. Type “Bro culture” into Google and you’ll get a deluge of feminist writers screeching about how terrible bro culture is...

Will the Real, Respectable Goth Please Stand Up?

16 Apr 2023 3 minute read 0 comments RJ Jenson

By Lonnie Riggins This article was first published 3/6/2023 in Spud Underground, a rock n' roll zine. You can read the current issue for free HERE! Boredly watching the new Wednesday Addams spinoff on Netflix, I was struck by a latent philosophical a...

If You're Going to Kill Yourself, Do It In style

16 Mar 2023 3 minute read 2 comments RJ Jenson

This article was originally published in Spud Underground, a free rock n' roll zine. You can read the latest issue online HERE. Imagine, if you will, looking this good on television today. Mr. Serling died of a series of smoking-related heart attack...

Tobacco: An American Tradition

16 Mar 2023 4 minute read 0 comments RJ Jenson

This article was originally published in Spud Underground, a free rock n' roll zine. Read the latest issue online HERE. When Christopher Columbus landed in Cuba in 1492, the natives gave him a gift of dried leaves. After sampling the smoke of Nicotia...