Articles about Pop Punk
Sum 41 – 13 Voices
Out of the returning trivector of pop punk bands this year (Blink-182, Good Charlotte and Sum 41). This is by far the best of the bunch and is my album of the year. And the reason why? It is due to how progressed this is for Sum 41. The album is still pop punk at the core but, has incorporated, metal riffs, rock power and hardcore energy.
Blink-182 – Los Angeles, CA – 1st October 2016
It was a huge party, with flashbacks for the older fans, and amazing stories to tell for the newest ones.
The stage presence and performance of the band was more than one would have ever imagined. Travis Barker is a phenomenal drummer, his energy is felt throughout each drum hit and the chemistry between Mark Hoppus and Matt Skiba makes the trio so entertaining to watch.
Alternative pop punk quartet TIRADE reveal forthcoming self-titled EP details
For fans of Lower Than Atlantis and Press To Meco, bands that love to write brilliantly catchy music, TIRADE aspire to be put within the same accolade of first-rate British rock music with this self titled EP.
Coast to Coast Announce Tour With The Holiday
Birmingham based Coast to Coast are heading out on a 5 day tour with Brighton’s The holiday. They will be playing in Leeds, Bristol and Derby. All the places which they missed out on their summer tour with Layover as well as returning to Northampton and Manchester.
As It Is join State Champs on their UK tour!
Brighton based pop-punkers As It Is are set to join US pop-punk/pop-rockers State Champs on their return to the UK in March 2017! The news follows the announcement of the transatlantic group’s second album Okay set for release on January 20 2017.
Waterparks – Hawaii (Stay Awake)
As everyone should be aware by now, Good Charlotte’s prodigies Waterparks are releasing their debut album Double Dare on November 4. The band have now released the second track to come from the record. It’s very different to the Waterparks we know and love and here at AltCorner towers, we have mixed reactions but it is still a good track.
Against The Current, As It Is & Beach Weather @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Elliot Mcrae’s fantastic shots of Against The Current, As It Is & Beach Weather @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire!
Sum 41 say God Save Us All (Death To Pop)
Sum 41 are gearing up to the release of their new album 13 Voices on October 7 (only 7 days people!!! Keep calm!! Who am I kidding? Lose your shit it’s near!)
As It Is @ Butserfest 2016
Vicki Bailey took some amazing shots of As It Is at this years Butserfest! Check them out here…
ROAM @ Butserfest 2016
Vicki Bailey took some fantastic shots of ROAM at Butserfest, view them here…
As It Is announce album number two!
Brghton pop-punkers As It Is have announced the details for their sophomore album! The record, titled Okay, is set for release via Fearless Records on January 20, 2017.
You Know The Drill don’t think they are Less Than You
Birmingham pop-punkers You Know The Drill, have released the video for new track Less Than You. The track is taken from their forthcoming debut EP Losing Streak (out October 28). The band have enlisted the help of YouTuber Mr Lewzer and his mum for the hilarious new video!
As The Sun Sleeps Release Wacky Sci-Fi Video For ‘Lifelines’
With the bands new EP well on the way to being finished, the boys have found time to put together an outta this world video for LIFELINES, a song lifted from their current EP “Never Stars”.
Taking Back Sunday to create a Tidal Wave on UK tour
With studio album number eight Tidal Wave out on Friday (September 16 although you should already have it in your diary people!), Taking Back Sunday have announced the dates for their UK and Ireland tour!