Trophy Eyes – The American Dream

Two years since their last full length release, Trophy Eyes are back with The American Dream, and the Australian pop punk crew have returned with one of the strongest collections of songs the genre has seen for many years. Clocking in at just shy of 40 minutes, they have trimmed all the fat off of […]

Alkaline Trio – Is This Thing Cursed

‘Is This Thing Cursed’, the latest product of Alkaline Trio’s Matt Skiba, Dan Andriano‎ and ‎Derek Grant is a mammoth 13-track album which and injects something fresh to their discography, something that’s been missing for a few years now. The opening title track sets the tone for the rest of the album, in an early […]

Boston Manor- Welcome To The Neighbourhood

Blackpool based Boston Manor have been on my radar for years, hearing them here and there but never quite finding the time to check them out fully. That was until I heard about this record. Welcome to the Neighbourhood is the bands second album, following on from 2016’s Be Nothing. This time round the band […]

Why Everyone Left reveal new EP ‘This Is Not A Test’ and share lead single ‘Bouch’

Italian Pop Punkers Why Everyone Left have revealed they are releasing new EP This Is Not A Test out 2nd November 2018! Along with this news they have shared the lead single off the upcoming EP, Bouch. Check out punchy new single Bouch here! “This is the first song I wrote for the new record, I really wanted to make […]

Tilian Pearson from Dance Gavin Dance reveals video for Hold On

Taken from his upcoming album The Skepticout 28th September, Dance Gavin Dance‘s frontman Tilian Pearson has released music video for brilliant new single Hold On. Check out the new video here! On the new single Tilian has said “‘Hold On’ is about mutually surrendering yourself to another person. Sometimes even when you are close to someone, you put […]

WSTR announce Winter UK tour

They’ve just headed out to the USA for a run of dates with Neck Deep, Trophy Eyes and Stand Atlantic and also a co-headline run with PVMNTS but WSTR have their UK fans eagerly anticipating their return with the announcement of a UK headline tour! The tour will be in support of sophomore album Identity Crisis (out now, Hopeless Records) […]

PVMNTS announce UK tour

Following the release of their debut EP Better Days (check out our review here), US pop-punk trio PVMNTS have revealed they will be returning to the UK for a run of dates in November and December! Support for the run comes from The Bottom Line. PVMNTS comment; “We knew we would feel right at home after our first show in the UK. […]

MAYPINE -Bend/Break EP Review

Bend/Break is the new EP from Brighton based pop punks MAYPINE. Having released their debut EP in 2017, they have returned with this new offering. The guitar lines and thick textures of the instrumental passages are probably the most memorable thing about this release. When it comes to pop punk, there is a lot of […]

Crooked Teeth announce Honey EP

Crooked Teeth have revealed their new EP details! Honey is set for release on November 16 through Rude Records! Speaking of the title track, released alongside the announcement, vocalist Tyson Evans explains; “Instrumentally, we mimicked a midi melody on guitar and virtually made the guitar sound like a cool sub bass midi lead. The chilled out bridge […]

WSTR – Identity Crisis

WSTR are back with their brand new album Identity Crisis, set for release on August 31st through their new label Hopeless Records. Opening with the rifftastic Tell Me More, it’s clear from the outset that the new direction is a positive step for the Brits as they combine the trademark pop-punk vibes with monster riffs, […]

Bearings are Blue In The Dark

Canadian pop punks Bearings have announced details of their new album! Blue In The Dark is set for release on October 12 through Pure Noise Records. Frontman Doug Cousins says of the new record; “We went in with the plan of writing a dynamic record and I think we did that. I’ve always loved bands like Jimmy Eat […]

Everyone And Anyone reveal EP details

Everything And Anything have revealed the details of their new EP! Anything Worth Having is set for release on September 14! The EP is a bit different to anything the pop punks have released before. Frontman Rob Grey says; “We haven’t changed our sound fundamentally, we’re still playing the same kind of pop punk music we […]

The World Doesn’t Work say Coast To Coast

West Midlands pop-punks Coast To Coast have revealed their new EP The World Doesn’t Work will be released on October 26 through Fox Records! Frontman Kieran Hyland says; “The title refers to how negative experiences can affect you and your loved ones. Tracks like ‘The Sun is Dim’ and ‘Good & Grim’ relate to my personal outlook […]

Mest @ The Underworld

(Photo – Romi Nicole Schneider) When you’re given the option to see a band that reminds you of your teenage days of being a punk rocker, before the term ‘Pop Punk’ was ever created, you bet that show is something you shouldn’t be thinking twice about! A last minute addition in Famous Class who have […]

A Few Too Many are on Solid Ground

Cambridgeshire pop-punks A Few Too Many have revealed details of their new EP! Solid Ground is set for release on October 12! The band say of the EP; “This EP is our best work as a band and a release we’re very proud of. Our musical influences within the band are extremely diverse and that has really shone through with the 6 tracks […]

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