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The Domestics (Hardcore Punk) stream teaser track “Don’t Tell Me What Love Is”

UK hardcore punk band The Domestics are streaming a teaser track from their upcoming album “Cherry Blossom Life”.

“Cherry Blossom Life” will be released on August 4th via TNS Records. They will also be releasing a 7″ of cover songs called “Pissing On Perfection” on the same date!

Check out the new single called “Don’t Tell Me What Love Is”, along with a cover of “Distort Japan” by GAUZE below.



Famous Offspring song gets “hillbilly” treatment in a great cover from The Punk Rock Hillbilly

The Punk Rock Hillbilly, a group that covers your favorite “Epifat” era punk songs bluegrass style, are streaming a cover of The Offspring’s “Self Esteem” on their release B Sides. You heard it right, a hillbilly folk version of a punk classic! If that doesn’t entice you then I don’t know what will!

Check it out below and see what you think.

 



Dashboard Confessional and All American Rejects cover each other to commemorate tour

Dashboard Confessional and All American Rejects have covered each others songs to commemorate their tour. The bands renditions of “Move Along” and “Hands Down” can be listened to below.

The band’s are currently touring together, playing shows for a month straight.



Spirits (Hardcore) release details for upcoming album “Unrest”

Boston straight edge band Spirits  have released details of their upcoming album “Unrest”. You can listen to the two songs streaming and check the tracklist out below.

“Unrest” is the bands second LP and will be released on September 8th.



The Randy Savages (Pop Punk) Announce Dates For Summer Slam Tour

Dig it, Santa Cruz wrasslin’ punks The Randy Savages are headed down the West Coast for their Summer Slam Tour and recently announced a list of all of the stops. Half WWF Wrestling event, half pop-punk rock concert, this wrestling collective is a must see. So, if you’re near any of the cities they’re stopping in, you have to make it out for a show. If you’re not on the West Coast, head over to Bandcamp and download both, their debut EP Dig It which came out late 2016 as well as Oh Yea which was just released a few months ago on Wrestlemania Sunday (naturally) via Reno’s Voted Best Records. Both are available for Name Your Price, so you’ll still have dinero left for some Slim Jim’s! Check out the full list of dates and stops below!



Dylan Flynn puts bass to good use for charity

Dylan Flynn and Dan Andriano of Alkaline Trio.

For most of us, punk rock is a refuge when things get tough, both for those who listen and maybe even more so for those who play. But what happens when tragedy strikes, and playing music cannot be a part of your life anymore?  Read on below to learn more about Dylan Flynn’s story.



Rebuilder announce EP “Sounds From The Massachusetts Turnpike”, stream track “Mile Or An Inch”

Boston punk veterans Rebuilder have just announced their EP “Sounds From the Massachusetts Turnpike” which is set to release on September 1, 2017 through Panic State Records.

In the meantime, you can check out a track from the EP “Mile or An Inch” which they are streaming here.

The last release from these guys was 2015’s Rock & Roll in America through Panic State Records.



Tickets still available for Bloodstains Hardcore Festival (Zero Boys, M.D.C, F.U’s, Stalag 13)


If you’re a fan of 80’s US hardcore then boy are you in for a treat! Temple of Boom (Leeds) will be hosting Bloodstains Hardcore Festival from August 4th- 7th. Headliners include Zero Boys, MDC, Stalag 13,FU’s, Scream as well as including some of the best bands in the UK scene at the moment. If you’re looking for a cheaper alternative to Rebellion with a more DIY feel, then this is the festival for you. Tickets are still available but don’t hang around, they are selling fast.

You can find more information on their facebook page.



Jawbreaker documentary “Don’t Break Down” official trailer release


Riot Fest have released the official trailer for the highly anticipated documentary Don’t Break Down on legendary band Jawbreaker.  Give it a watch below.

As if that wasn’t exciting enough, there is even more news. The movie will premiere on August 11th at the Alamo Drafthouse Theater in San Francisco. According the the theater’s website, the screening is completely sold out, which is not shocking.

Jawbreaker will be appearing for the first time in 21 years at this years Riot Fest.



Dowzer (Netherlands) Posts Teaser Video to Announce Release Date for New LP

2014 was the last time we heard from this Dutch quartet, when they were announcing their third LP, Bummercamp. Now, they’ve returned with another exciting announcement, this time in video format! The 45 second clip was posted earlier this week and includes release information for their newest ten track LP So Much For Silver Linings which is due out on September 22nd. As with most Euro releases there will be number of distributors based on geography. Vinyl, CD and digital releases will be brought to you by our good friends at Umlaut Records (UK) and Shield Recordings (EU) while fans in Japan can pick it up from the wonderful folks at Waterslide Records. Lastly (if you’re sadomasochistic), you can get a copy on cassette from Trilob Records. Netherlanders (that can’t be right), there’s a record release show planned on October 6th at PIER 15 Skatepark in Breda. Go support your local scene! Now, if you’d like all of this same information with a shredding soundtrack included, watch the teaser video below!


Craig’s Brother (melodic punk) announce EP campaign

Santa Cruz punk rockers Craig’s Brother have just launched an EP campaign with a release tentatively set for later this year.

The campaign has a goal of three thousand dollars for a five track EP, where you can donate a pre determined amount and recieve a reward, or choose an amount to donate and choose a reward.

Incentives include downloads of the finished product, sneak peaks at the first song, Skype calls with the band, and even having the band come hang for a night and make you breakfast in the morning.

Click here to donate to the campaign and check out their launch video below for more information and incentives for donation.



Say-10 Records announce 10th anniversary show October 21 in Richmond, VA

Say-10 Records has a massive show planned for their 10th anniversary at the Broadberry in Richmond, VA. $30 advance gets you 16 bands including Beach Slang, Ann Beretta, Pkew Pkew Pkew, City Mouse, Mad Conductor, and Positive No.

Doors are at noon and the show is all ages.

Check out the event here, and grab your tickets at ticketfly!



Friskie Morris & Friends Records to Release 25 Track Comp Album “Welcome to Chicagoland Vol. 1”

Chicago’s Friskie Morris & Friends are putting out a massive comp of 25 bands from the Chicago scene. Our super special friends Davey Dynamite and Assassination Squad will be appearing on the comp. The whole thing is $3 for the digital version, or $4 for a limited edition CD in addition to the digital version.

The comp will be released on July 28th. Pre-orders are available at Bandcamp.

You can also check out Friskie’s podcast over on Soundcloud.

Check out the full tracklist below!

This reminded me that I was 14 when I bought my first comp. At Hot Topic. I also purchased an Operation Ivy t-shirt and a chain wallet with the anarchy logo on it because capitalism is hilarious and I was laughable. Pretty sure that was the Hot Topic punk rock adolescent starter kit.



No, The Dickies were not kicked off Warped Tour for front man’s verbally abusive rant

Controversy in Punk Land, everybody! LA punk legends The Dickies were the center of quite the publicity shit storm after a video of front man Leonard Graves verbally eviscerating a crowd member during a set on the Vans Warped Tour made its way around the interwebs last week. Said attendee was apparently protesting the band’s raunchy stage antics and Graves undoubtedly went too far in his own retaliation but rumors that the incident got The Dickies kicked off the tour have turned out to be false per a statement from Warped Tour head honcho Kevin Lyman.

Check out Lyman’s full statement below and read Grave’s semi-apologetic one here.



Transplants (punk rock hip hop fusion) drop hint for October

Transplants are up to something.

The punk/ hip hop fusion three piece hinted at something coming for October on Twitter today. We don’t know much yet but we will keep you posted on any information that comes down the pipe.

Their most recent release of 2013’s In A Warzone will precede what we hope is a new EP!

Check out the post below.