Those in the know already know, but for the rest of you: ZODD. Most (Western) folks started paying attention when the tracks from this Pissed Off! Records tape (and a few more) were slapped on wax by La Vida Es Un Mus a couple of years back (get it), a devastating collection of hardcore slammers from the S.H.I.T. school. And really...what more do you need to know? This scene in Singapore has left a serious stamp on the international hardcore map in the last decade, thanks in no small part to bands like this (and DOLDREY, SIAL, LUBRICANT...going back to MILD SHAG and well beyond. Mutant stomps abound, this one is worth the hype and more.