Articles about Pop Punk
Monster Download festival lineup announcement!
Download festival has announced a mammoth 48 bands to it’s already incredible lineup! Festival organiser Andy Copping says; “We’re committed to delivering the best in rock and metal year on year for the Download fans, and this year is no exception. We’re thrilled to have core acts in the likes of Steel Panther, A Day […]
A catch up with Junior!
What do you get when you combine a childrens author, the head of a not-for-profit organisation and a professional wrestler? Well you get Welsh pop-punk trio Junior of course! Following on from their 2015 JuniorLand record and 2016’s split EP Junior Fierce with Fierce Morgan, the trio have been busy with their day jobs (including […]
When I received this EP to review and looked through the band’s influences I was intrigued after two words, Brand New. Hampshire’s self proclaimed ‘Altpunx’, Kilkovec drop their latest EP ‘Plunge’ on the 27th of January and from the first listen I knew I’d love it. As previously mentioned, Kilkovec draw influence from bands such […]
Waterparks – Royal
2017 is picking up where 2016 left off for Waterparks! They are set to embark on their first ever headline US tour followed by a run in the UK supporting pop-punk legends All Time Low. Ahead of these, they have released the video for new single Royals. The track is the latest to be lifted […]
As It Is – “Okay”
Since the release of their highly-praised 2015 debut album Never Happy, Ever After, Brighton, UK’s As It Is have garnered an ever-growing, devout fan following with their sincere and relatable lyrics, charged with energised pop-rock melodies. With the release of their sophomore album Okay., the members of the transatlantic quintet – Patty Walters (vocals), Benjamin […]
Junior, As The Sun Sleeps and Montreux Fires @ Full Moon, Cardiff
It’s gig number one of 2017 for me and the Full Moon club in Cardiff’s infamous Womanby Street is the venue. It’s a free show arranged by the charity Heads Above the Waves, a non-profit organisation that raises awareness of depression and self-harm in young people and promoting positive and creative ways of dealing with […]
Coast to Coast – Post Graduation
Today’s track fo the day comes from Birmingham pop punkers Coast to Coast. They have just announced their new EP The Length of a Smile is to be released on March 24 and the lead single Post Graduation is our track of the day! Frontman Kieran Hyland says of the track; “I recently graduated from […]
Coast to Coast announce new EP The Length of a Smile
Fans of Deaf Havana, Real Friends and all things pop punk get excited. Birmingham based Coast to Coast have revealed details of the latest EP to be released this March. The Length Of A Smile is set to be released via Fox Records on 24th March. The bands 2nd release is set to be their most […]
Catch Fire announce new EP and single!
Nottingham pop-punks have announced details for their sophomore EP! A Love That I Still Miss is set for release via Rude Records on March 24, 2017. Frontman Miles Kent says of the EP; “It is a collection of the most honest and heartfelt songs we’ve written.” The quintet have given fans a taste of the […]
AS THE SUN SLEEPS – AS GOOD AS GOLD
As The Sun Sleeps return with their new EP ‘As Good As Gold’. Taking inspiration from bands like New Found Glory, Seaway and State Champs, As The Sun Sleeps bring fresh sound that is rarely heard in a scene saturated by serious emotional pop punk. The band released a fantastic video for Lifelines, released in […]
BEARTOOTH – THE RITZ MANCHESTER – 12/12/16
Beartooth have come a long way in a short time. Straight off the heels of their 2014 album, ‘Disgusting’, the quintet return with a new album and a new tour, this is ‘Aggressive’. Beartooth return to the UK, bringing their unique blend of metalcore, hardcore, pop punk and everything in between. This time, they’ve taken Trash Boat […]
As The Sun Sleeps announce UK shows!
Brit pop-punks As The Sun Sleeps are set to drop their new EP As Good As Gold on Friday January 20 and to celebrate, have announced a series of live dates! The dates, apart from Cardiff, feature With Ghost and you can check them out below; January 2017 21st – FOLKESTONE The Harp Restrung; 22nd CAMDEN […]
It’s the right time for Starting Over for High Tides
Nottingham emo pop-punkers High Tides are starting over with their new record! The quintet are set to release the sophomore mini-album I’m Not Giving Up, I’m Just Starting Over on March 17, 2017 via Scylla Records. Frontman Christian Litchfield says; “The title is in keeping with the theme of the EP, which is really about […]
Homebound release Sonder lyric video!
In the run up to the release of EP The Mould You Build Yourself Around, set for release via Rude Records on February 10,2017, Homebound have released the lyric video for album track Sonder. Vocalist Charlie Boughton says of the track’s inspiration; “I came across a book written by an author who coined terms that […]
WSTR – Nail the Casket (Thanks for Nothing)
Today’s track of the day comes from pop-punks WSTR! Ahead of the January 20 release of album Red, Green or Inbetween, the quartet have released new single Nail the Casket (Thanks for Nothing). Frontman Sammy Clifford says of the single; “Nail The Casket is a song about bullshit relationships not going anywhere. This song is […]