THE ONYAS- 25th Birthday Re-issues!

Swashbuckling Hobo Records is proud to be re-releasing the first two albums from seminal Brisbane punk band THE ONYAS. Get Shitfaced With The Onyas and Six! (only previously released on CD) will both be out soon on 12″ format. But wait, also coming out is their very first effort Brack (tape) on 12″ with some extra goodies!

To celebrate their 25th revolution they’re playing some shows in Melbourne on April 1/2 weekend with THE SAILORS. More info on those shows April 1st at The Tote and 2nd in Geelong.

LPs out soon, watch this space.

SHREWMS – God Hates FAQs

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to all from Swashbuckling Hobo. Analogue recording from Brisbane, Australia.


The new ShrewmS 12″ – God Hates FAQ’s has just arrived. Brisbane RN’R from the underground, led by Gregor drummer of HITS.


1. 21st Century Blues
2. Ape Revenge Attack
3. I Spit On Your Gravy
4.Electric Heart (Part 2)
5. Monster In My Drink
6. Demolition Road
7. I Can’t Bleed
8. Junk Food
9. Bored
10. Supersonic Attitude

Pick up this new album from our online shoppe!!



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Eyes Ninety debut 12″ out now from our internet store!

These wonky-eyed cats have been playing around Brisbane for just over one year and come from heritage groups such as Chinese Burns & Standing 8 Counts. The sound? Hints at those past bands whilst creating a unique ramshackle sound that never stumbles too far into any period of nostalgia.

1. I Don’t Want To Live (In Your World Anymore)
2. Canton II
3. Eyes Ninety
4. Fancy Ending
5. Ants
6. The Croup
7. Windmill
8. Team Australia
9. New Key


Here’s another track off the forthcoming Eyes Ninety LP. Out Nov 1st!

Catch ’em in a fortnight with The Wrong Man, Goosebumps and Jive Canyon at the new Beetle Bar! Friday 18th Septhember ! RIP Mr. Pappeti.



Get along and see these Hobo endorsed shows in Brisbane;

SUN 26 JULY @ THE TRIFFID : R’N’R BBQ afternoon with Happy Times, The Stress Of Leisure more info
FRI 31 JULY @ BRIGHTSIDE : Eyes Ninety, Sulphur Lights, Forever, Heavy Breather ++
SAT 8 AUGUST @ BEETLE BAR : The Hymies (21st year reunion show!), The Dangermen, Big Bongin’ Baby, The Habits, Concrete Lips – more info!
FRI 22 AUGUST @ BEETLE BAR : The Busymen ‘Under Attack of the Busymen’ 10″ launch with Happy Times + more!

We’ve been busy at Swashbo HQ and have now moved across or ordering to bandcamp due to requests for MP3s, we’ve embraced the digital age, better to arrive late than not at all right? ! SWASHBUCKLING HOBO BANDCAMP + MERCH