Articles about Pop Punk
Neck Deep at 2000 Trees Festival 2016
Helen Messenger’s shots of Pop Punk heavyweights Neck Deep on the Main Stage!
MONTROZE – Somewhere I Belong
Straying a way from the stereotypical pop punk backbone, Montroze articulate various elements from their influences to create a more rounded and balanced sound. Their latest output is brand new single ‘Somewhere I Belong’, a track we loved and have named our ‘Track of the Day’.
Altered Sky Are Touring And Gearing Up For Single Release!
The band now release their third single from Without Wonderland, entitled Stupid In The Dark, which lands on 29th July. The single coincides with Altered Sky’s next run of UK tour dates and acoustic appearances scheduled across Pulp stores.
Blink 182 – California
American pop punk giants Blink 182 are back. Five years since their last release. California, is their seventh studio release, it is also their first with new vocalist, fellow punker and Alkaline Trio’s frontman Matt Skiba.
Set it Off announce Upside Down album
Florida pop-punkers Set it Off have announced that their third album Upside Down is set for release on October 7. The record has been announced as one of the most anticipated releases of 2016 and from the tasters we’ve had in Uncontainable and new track Something New, it’s not hard to see why!
Bowling For Soup Recording New Album ‘Drunk Dynasty’
When Bowling For Soup announced new music, the fans got really happy and smashed the crowd funding target in just 9 days! Without even having time to get in a studio and take fancy shots of big mixing desks and videos of crazy antics, the supporters said ‘HELL YEAH!” and ‘Drunk Dynasty’ was a certainty.
Landmarks are In Spite of it All
Manchester rock quartet Landmarks have announced their latest EP In Spite of it All is set for release on August 12. The title of the record is perhaps very accurate because in spite of all that has happened during the recording process, the EP is here and ready for release.
Catching Up With Pop Punk Sensations Waterparks
We caught up with US pop-punk newcomers Waterparks amidst the recording of their debut album to chat about their first UK shows, Mikey Way and the Madden Brothers from Good Charlotte and a forthcoming UK run.
Slam Dunk 2016 Review – Part Two
So, as you have probably seen in our extensive review coverage of Slam Dunk 2016 (if not, you can go and read it here) then you’ll know that there was a lot more that we left out of that article. The reason being, we didn’t want it to go on forever and you lose interest. Also as there were several of us at different dates, we thought it would be a good idea to compare some of the artists performances, as we all have varying musical tastes, you can check out some of the acts below that multiple members of our team saw and what they thought!
Slam Dunk 2016 Review – Part One
Slam Dunk festival celebrated its tenth birthday this year with a monster party! With a diverse line-up including Panic! At the Disco, Of Mice & Men, Hellions, Blood Youth, As It Is, Yellowcard and many more, it was one not to be missed! Four writers (including myself at the Midlands) attended over the course of the weekend and give their views below!
As It Is Chat to AltCorner
As It Is released 2015’s Never Happy, Ever After, an album that not only was adored by fans and critics alike, but also led the band to tours in UK, Europe and America. Gareth Rooke caught up with Ben and Patty in Glasgow as the band was in the midst of their headline UK Tour with Jule Vera and With Confidence. Here is their chat in all its glory…
A chat with Miami Monroe at Question Session, Stereo, Glasgow.
At their recent performance at Stereo in Glasgow, Kirsty Johnston caught up with the band…
Waterparks – No Capes
Texas pop-punk sensations Waterparks have followed up their debut UK appearances with the video for EP track No Capes. Unfortunately in this video, there’s no cute dogs or the band wearing dog onesies, HOWEVER, you do get a taste of why everyone has fallen in love with the American trio!
A Chat With Hit The Lights At Slam Dunk
We sat down with Nick, frontman of American pop-punk and Slam Dunk regulars Hit The Lights to talk about returning to the festival, plans for the rest of the year and the burning question he would love to ask Chino from Deftones.