I'm not saying they're brilliant nor am I saying they're not but what they're attempting doesn't accept mediocrity. This uncompromising approach often seems to have relegated them to the middle slot of shows while the underground flavor du jour headlines above them. Like Dangerfield, they get no respect.
One of the titles kicked around for the new album was Fuck You, Still Here. "I see bands that are more careerist," Neutron says. "They have this idea: 'Oh, we're going to get signed and then we're going to make this video and go on tour with this band.' That seems to be their end goal.
"Our end goal is to return the ass-kicking that music has given us."
With Moggs and Colony of Watts
June 30, 9:30 p.m., $6
1131 Polk, SF