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Energy – A Prayer For Rain
Today’s track of the day comes from Boston punks Energy with their new single A Prayer For Rain! The track is a pretty beautiful and catchy tune with the accompanying visual filmed on their recent UK tour with Creeper. The video comes as the band announce they will be returning to the UK in July […]
Energy announce Summer UK headline tour!
Following their incredible reception and outstanding performances on the Spring tour of the UK in support of Creeper, Boston punks Energy have announced that they will be returning to the UK this Summer for a headline run! Support for the tour comes from Miss Vincent. Frontman Tank says; “After receiving nothing short of an astonishingly […]
Authority Zero are heading to the Bayside
Arizona punks Authority Zero have revealed their new single Bayside! The track is taken from their forthcoming album Broadcasting To The Nations (June 2, Bird Attack Records). Check out the lyric video below;
In these modern times where the “perfect” recording is easier and cheaper than ever, there are still those bands who choose to take things in the Lo-Fi direction. Loom are such a band. Their debut album, S/T (releasing 19th May), is gritty, dirty and oh so lovable. Having recorded two cassettes prior which gained the […]
Patent Pending – Livin’ La Vida Loca
Today’s track of the day comes from US party punks Patent Pending with their cover of Ricky Martin‘s Livin’ La Vida Loca! The track is taken from their new album Other People’s Greatest Hits (May 26, Rude Records). Joe Ragosta says; “This song is awesome. Plain and simple. It has always reminded me of a […]
CKY live @ The Wedgewood Rooms
CKY bought late 90s early 00s nostalgia to the Wedgewood Rooms in Portsmouth on Wednesday night. The trio showcased their vast touring experience with a very accomplished set to a devoted crowd. Opening for CKY tonight were the Graveyard Johnnys. Also a three piece, Graveyard Johnnys are somewhat unique in that instead of a normal […]
A chat with CKY
I had a chat with CKY before their show in Portsmouth. We chatted about new music, the difference 20 years makes as a band and some early warped tour memories. All three members are present in this interview: Jess Margera (J) Chad Ginsburg (C) and Matt Deis (M). You’ve just released your first new music since […]
Patent Pending @ London O2 Academy
Live from the O2 Academy in London, I had the pleasure of witnessing Patent Pending who provide nothing short of a good time when it comes to live shows, with the core energy and raw emotion they provide on stage you can’t help but find your way as close to the action as possible to get […]
Tricot – 3
J-Math Rock. This is the only way to describe the all-girl band Tricot as they return with album #3 which is titled… 3. With 7 years experience together and numerous (and successful) tours, even supporting The Pixies at the iconic landmark (located in my home county of Cornwall) Eden Project. Tricot bring a crazed blend of music to toy […]
Fights and Fires say you should Live Life Like A Tourist!
Worcester punk rockers Fights and Fires have announced details of their new album! Live Life Like A Tourist is set for release via Lockjaw Records on July 14. The album combines melodic hardcore and punk-rock and is inspired by the members finding happiness and a new love for life. Check out lead single Blanquettes Avenue […]
We chat to Miss Vincent about Cold Hands and new EP Somewhere Else!
Southampton punks Miss Vincent are set to release their new EP Somewhere Else on May 19 via Uncle M. We had a chat with frontman Alex Marshall and guitarist Laurie Pattison about their new single Cold Hands, the EP, touring and reading through the iTunes Ts&Cs everyday for the rest of their life…. You release […]
Colt 45 unveil new B-side 17
Cumbrian punks Colt 45 have revealed the video for 17. The track is the B-side for latest single Hard Times. Drummer Adam Lewis says of the band’s recent tour, which is featured footage in the video; “We had a really great time on tour with Straight Lines, good venues, great promoters and awesome to watch […]
Thank You For Being A Friend say 88 Fingers Louie!
Chicago punks 88 Fingers Louie have announced they will be teaming up with Florida label Bird Attack Records for the release of their new album! Thank You For Being A Friend is the band’s first album in 19 years and is set for a June 30 release on the label. To celebrate the band have […]
Youth Killed It- Modern Bollotics
London/ Norwich 5 piece, Youth Killed It are here and they want you “to get in the back of the van man”. I think you should go with them to be honest. Youth Killed It are releasing their album, Modern Bollotics on May 12th, an explosive record mixing the attitude of British Indie Rock with […]
Ho99o9 – United States of Horror
Self-proclaimed hip hop/punk mutants Ho99o9 are set to release their debut album United States of Horror on the 5th May. This record manages to encapsulate the chaotic nature of Ho99o9 in a live environment whilst still remaining focused and artistically challenging throughout. Ho99o9 are one of these bands that are unclassifiable. Fronted by two of […]