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Hub City Stompers announce release date for “Haters Dozen” album

Jersey ska punks Hub City Stompers have just announced that they’ll be releasing their sixth full length, “Haters Dozen” later this month on April 20th.

You can buy presale copies here, or check out any of the release show dates below and snag yourself some tickets!



The Holophonics release music video, tour dates

Denton, TX ska-punks The Holophonics have released a music video for their song “Escape Velocity,” which comes from the bands’ upcoming album Phantom Arrival that is set to be released on May 11th 2018. 

In addition to the video, the band has announced a huge tour that will kick off with an album release show in Dallas.  You can check out all those dates and locations, as well as the video, below.



Popes of Chillitown release video for “Prang”

London, UK ska-punks Popes Of Chillitown are to release their 13-track third album. “Work Hard, Play Hard, See You In The Graveyard”,  ‪on May 4th‬. Ahead of the release, they’ve released a video for the opening track from the record, “Prang”. You can have a watch of it below.

Various pre-order packages for the album are up now on the band’s Bandcamp.



The Mighty Mighty Bosstones announce North American summer tour + new album

Boston ska legends The Mighty Mighty Bosstones have announced a North American summer tour. The band will head around the continent for shows in the US and Canada starting on April 28th in Huntington Beach, CA and closing out on August 23rd in Cleveland, OH.

The band also announced that they will be releasing their tenth full-length album, titled While We’re At It with Grammy Award winner Ted Hutt. On the topic of the tour and album, frontman Dicky Barrett said:

The Mighty Mighty BossToneS and I are extremely amped about the upcoming shows. We’ve been enjoying the time we’ve been spending together working on the tenth full-length BossToneS release, WHILE WE’RE AT IT so it seemed like a good idea to roll on out and into some live action BossToneS good fun.

Tickets for the shows are currently on sale here. You can view a full list of dates and locations below.

The Bosstones last released The Magic of Youth in 2011 through Big Rig Records.



DS Exclusive: The Hempsteadys (Punk/Reggae) Premiere First Single From Upcoming LP, Seance! Seance

The P-Funk of Street Punk is back! New London, Connecticut’s premiere ska/funk act, The Hempsteadys are about to release their sophomore LP Seance! Seance! and they want your help! In true DIY fashion, the eleven man troupe (if we’re counting drummer, Matt Covey as a man) has started a Kickstarter campaign to get the album released to the masses on good ole vinyl. We’re considering taking out a loan for a house in Southeastern Connecticut just so we can pledge $100 to have Chef Jon Logan come cook us some ramen! If you can’t afford a mortgage, or the $100 for that matter, head over and check out the other less ridiculous options they have for donating to the cause. These are extremely hardworking guys, making incredibly important music and you’re lucky enough to have a chance to be a part of it! You won’t regret it. Trust us, this one has Album of the Year contender written all over it. To prove our point, we’re premiering the smooth af, debut single “Classic Cars”. Check it out below!

The Hempstedays last released the 2015 fantastic rock ska-pera El Amor de los Muertos.



Abraskadabra announce US tour dates

Brazilian ska punks Abraskadabra follow up the release of new album “Welcome”, which came out last month, with a 15 date US tour.

“We had a great time there four years ago and met one of the greatest ska icons, Brent Friedmann,” says guitarist/vocalist Buga. “He’s setting us up with awesome gigs and bands from all over the country and has become a very good friend of ours. We’re very excited to be coming back for the second time.”

You can see full details of the dates below.



The Holophonics stream new song “Ghoulish Overkill”

Denton, TX ska-punks The Holophonics are streaming their new song “Ghoulish Overkill.”

You can give it a listen below.

“Ghoulish Overkill” comes from the bands’ upcoming album, Phantom Arrival, which is set to be released on May 11th 2018.  They last released MaSKArades Vol. 12: Jimmy Eat World: Clarity.



The Resignators release music video for “Parasol”

Australian ska-punks The Resignators have released a new music video for their song “Parasol.”

You can check it out below.

“Parasol” comes from the bands’ latest album, Party Dates, which was released on September 8th, 2017.



Popes Of Chillitown announce new album “Work Hard, Play Hard, See You In The Graveyard”


London, UK ska-punks Popes Of Chillitown have announced a new 13-track third album. “Work Hard, Play Hard, See You In The Graveyard” is set for release ‪on May 4th‬. Various pre-order bundles are up now on the band’s Bandcamp, along with advance track “Get Off/Get On”, the second song on the album.

You can listen to “Get Off/Get On” below, along with seeing the artwork, track listing and upcoming tour dates.

 



Call Me Malcom (ska) announce pre orders for new album “I Was Broken When You Got Here”, release new video

Ska punks Call Me Malcom have just blessed the world and opened up the pre orders for their new album to to be released on April 6th. You can pre order the new album “I Was Broken When You Got Here” right here. The album takes a stance on mental health and depression, and their recovery.

The guys have also released a new video for “There’s No “I” in Apocolypse” which takes a Sims-like animation approach on the visual accompaniment. Check it out below!



The Aggrolites announce first album in 7 years

California reggae rockers The Aggrolites have announced in a special interview that they will be releasing their first album in 7 years in the near future. In the interview, the band says that they are producing the new record all on their own and recording in their own studio. They also mentioned that fans can expect a sound closer to their earlier releases – a style they diverted from later on in their career.

The band is just about half way finished recording the release, so stay tuned for more details as they come to light. In the meantime, check out the full interview below.

The album will serve as a follow-up to the band’s 2011 album, Rugged Road. 



The Upfux (Ska Punk, New Jersey) Stream EP “Great America”

New Jersey-based ska punk unit The Upfux are streaming their latest EP. It’s titled Great America and features four tracks with a crack rock-steady feel from the four-piece. The release is being handled by No Time Records.

You can check out Great America below.



DS Exclusive: Millie Manders streams new EP “Upside Down”

Millie Manders has been touring the UK for the last few years relentlessly, with her band (Millie Manders and the Shutup), amassing ska punk fans wherever she’s toured. The band released EP “Obsession Transgression” back in the spring last year, a four track offering that is available for free/download via Bandcamp. Now, Millie is releasing a stripped down EP, “Upside Down”, on March 23rd, showcasing tracks she performs at her solo, ukelele sets.

The EP deals with issues such as “addressing depression, loss, heartbreak, homelessness and anxiety” and Millie describes it as a “heartfelt and aggressive expression of innermost anguish, observations and pain”. Dying Scene is proud to exclusively stream the release ahead of its street date, exclusively. Ska fans the world over won’t regret having a listen. Check it out below – along with full 2018 tour dates so far…



Hub City Stompers’ Reverend T. Sinister reflects on what got him into ska, punk, and how they influenced his life

Hub City Stompers‘ vocalist Reverend T. Sinister has written up a brief reflection on his introduction to ska, punk, and underground music in general, and how he got into the NJ/NY scene. Check out the full write-up below!



Abraskadabra (Ska Punk, Brazil) stream new album “Welcome”

Brazilian ska punks Abraskadabra are streaming their new album Welcome in its entirety.

You can give it a listen below.

Welcome was released on February 20th.