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All Things to All People Vol. 28

All Things to All People Vol. 28

So, this time around on the Sorry State blog we’re writing about great records with terrible artwork. When I first heard this prompt I thought ...
All Things to All People Vol 27

All Things to All People Vol 27

So, on this round of posts on the Sorry State blog we’re talking about split records. Honestly, I don’t have a lot of feelings either way on sp...
All Things to All People Vol. 26 (Best of 2017) B/W Featured Release Roundup

All Things to All People Vol. 26 (Best of 2017) B/W Featured Release Roundup

So, on this round of entries on the Sorry State Records blog we’re all posting our top records of 2017. If you’re a subscriber to Maximumrocknr...
All Things to All People Vol 25 / Featured Release Roundup for December 20, 2017

All Things to All People Vol 25 / Featured Release Roundup for December 20, 2017

This week on the Sorry State blog we’re going to keep the crass, commercialist spirit of Christmas going by talking about our most wanted recor...
All Things to All People Vol 24 / Featured Release Roundup for December 9, 2017

All Things to All People Vol 24 / Featured Release Roundup for December 9, 2017

I have to admit up front that I don’t think that I’m good at partying. I am fundamentally uptight, introverted, and have a habit of living insi...
All Things to All People Vol 23

All Things to All People Vol 23

You’ve probably noticed that the personal blogs here at Sorry State have had an erratic publication schedule. We’re super swamped preparing for...
Featured Release Roundup for September 26, 2017 b/w All Things to All People Vol. 22

Featured Release Roundup for September 26, 2017 b/w All Things to All People Vol. 22

Well, our “Turned Out a Punk” series on the Sorry State blogs were a big success, so we’re going to attempt to keep the ball rolling with anoth...
Featured Release Roundup September 16, 2017 b/w All Things to All People Vol. 21

Featured Release Roundup September 16, 2017 b/w All Things to All People Vol. 21

First, a note about this post: this installment you’re getting a combo pack… usually the Featured Release Roundup and All Things to All People ...
All Things to All People Vol. 20

All Things to All People Vol. 20

As I’ve often noted here, the part of Sorry State that I receive the most feedback on is the work we do on our email newsletter, which we’ve been w...
All Things to All People Vol. 19

All Things to All People Vol. 19

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about how punk’s tendrils creep out into other parts of the world. A few weeks ago someone brought this article ...
All Things to All People Vol. 18

All Things to All People Vol. 18

I've been meaning to write for quite some time about why I hate sports. I'm sure there are a lot of you out there who are very much not on boar...
All Things to All People Vol. 17

All Things to All People Vol. 17

Our new jazz section Well, it's been quite a while since I've written one of these, a fact that has not gone without remark from those of you ...