A Week In Punk: This Week’s Top Stories Recapped (6/16/13)

As shameful as it is some of you readers don’t actually check Dying Scene every hour of every day.  For you slackers we’ve put together a list of last week’s biggest stories to help you stay in the loop and maintain your punk cred.  You’re welcome.

1. Put down that beer and read this list of things you should know about Lagwagon’s Joey Cape.

2. Torr Skoog of Boston’s Kings of Nuthin passed away. Early police reports have ruled his death a suicide.

3.  A Wilhelm Scream released a new single  to the delight of many music-hungry fans.

4. There’s a new trailer for FILMAGE: The story of Descendents/ALL. The documentary premiered yesterday, June 15, in Toronto, Canada.

5. Russian feminist collective, Pussy Riot, released a video for their song, “Putin Lights Up The Fires.”

6.  Rancid is set to to tour with The Interrupters and Tim Timebomb & Friends. Rancid also has a new album coming out some time this year.

7. Here’s a new song from Michigan’s The Hex Bombs featuring Street Dog’s Mike McColgan.

8. Don’t worry your pretty little head about missing The Offspring and NOFX at this year’s Ink N Iron festival, we’ve got it all on video.

9. Dillinger Four are working on new music for the first time since 2008. They’re expecting a 2014 release date.

10. Check out this blast from the punk rock past: A documentary from Warped Tour waaayyy back in 2002.

Those were just some of the most read stories from last week, but there were plenty more little gems covered.  Let us know what what you loved, what you hated and what your personal favorite story was in the comments. If you just can’t get enough of us, follow Dying Scene on Twitter, kick it with us on Facebook and join the Dying Scene mailing list



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