The split features two tracks for each band and is available for purchase here.
Check out the new split below.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 1:58 PM (PST) by liathdavis
The split features two tracks for each band and is available for purchase here.
Check out the new split below.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:47 AM (PST) by Goldfinger
Memphis Punkfest has released the lineup for this year’s festival. The 5th installment of the festival will feature more than 50 bands and runs June 1-4th. The festival will take place at 8 different venues and will include a food truck metal fest, a food drive and more.
Friday, April 28, 2017 at 3:44 PM (PST) by Screeching Bottlerocket
California ska-punk veterans Reel Big Fish have announced a US summer tour with The Queers and The Expendables. Some dates on the tour dubbed “The Beer Run” will include an “experiential beer festival, with local breweries, tastings, lectures, drinking games and more”.
Check out the tour dates below to see if there’s a show near you.
Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 11:33 AM (PST) by jaystone
It seems like some combination of Agent Orange, Guttermouth, The Queers and Atom Age are almost always on tour, and starting next month, they’ll all be on tour together in the States. The monthlong run kicks off just after Valentine’s Day in Dallas, and finishes up just after St. Patty’s Day in Nebraska. Check out the full rundown below!
Friday, November 18, 2016 at 1:49 PM (PST) by Midwest Punk
Pop-punk veterans The Queers have announced a new series of 7″ split records, called Split Hits The Fans. The first release in the series, The Queers Regret Making A Record With Bass Amp and Dano, has The Queers teaming up with the St. Louis party punkers.
The release is due out in January 2017 from Failure Records & Tapes. We’ll get your more info. on this release, and the subsequent ones in the series, as soon as we learn more.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 5:24 PM (PST) by Screeching Bottlerocket
Sunday, July 10, 2016 at 1:01 PM (PST) by Kelly McPunxy
The full lineup, dates, venues, and poster for this year’s 6th annual Upstart Fest has been officially announced.
The Bands for this years annual punk tour will include: The Queers, Svetlanas, The Fantastic Plastics, OC45, and Kyle Trocolla for each and every date of the nine date tour which will be making stops in nine different cities between Washington DC and Portland Maine this year.
Other bands that will be playing the tour but only for a limited number of dates will be: The Jukebox Romantics, American Television, The Lost Riots, Menace To Sobriety, A Minor Revolution, Triple Deuce, Dr. Beardface And The Spaceman, The Split Seconds, Anarkitty, and Derek Rossi.
The tour kicks of in Brooklyn NY at Saint Vitus on Thursday September 22nd and ends in Portland ME at Geno’s Rock Club on Sunday October 2nd you can check in and keep track of what’s happening on the tours facebook page.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 5:01 PM (PST) by Kelly McPunxy
The folks over at Upstart Industries have announced the dates, cities, venues and some of the bands on this years sixth annual Upstart Fest Tour which visits nine cities in the Northeast each September.
This years band are:
THE QUEERS, SVETLANAS, THE FANTASTIC PLASTICS, OC45, KYLE TROCOLLA, THE JUKEBOX ROMANTICS, CRY HAVOC!, AMERICAN TELEVISION, THE LOST RIOTS, TRIPLE DEUCE, THE SPLIT SECONDS, A MINOR REVOLUTION, PINK SOCK, MENACE TO SOBRIETY and DEREK ROSSI.
Check out the dates and locations below.
All of the dates and locations can be found below.
The band recently released a fully re-recorded version of 2000′s Beyond the Valley… and they plan to do the same with 1998′s Punk Rock Confidential.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 2:17 PM (PST) by Screeching Bottlerocket
During their show at the Northpark Theater in San Diego a few nights ago, The Queers had to literally kick (or I guess you could say shove) their bassist Dangerous Dave off stage after he went on what seemed to be a drunken rampage aimed at destroying the band’s drum kit.
Someone was nice enough to post a video, so you can check that out below (the action starts around the 5:07 mark).
Frontman Joe Queer was quick to dispel any rumors of Dave and The Queers parting ways, posting the following on the band’s Facebook yesterday:
Hey, everyone fucks up. Dangerous Dave will ride again. He just needs a little timeout haha! He apologized so we’re just going to move on. We’re not pulling a Screeching Weasel at SXSW thing where everyone threw Ben under the bus – even a lot of his so-called friends. Friends fuck up and you don’t always agree with what they say or do but they’re still your friends. At least in my book.
The Queers just wrapped up a summer tour with Screeching Weasel and the Mr. T Experience, and they will be announcing another round of shows sometime soon. The band recently released a fully re-recorded version of 2000’s Beyond the Valley… and they plan to do the same with 1998’s Punk Rock Confidential.
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 3:45 PM (PST) by Screeching Bottlerocket
They have now made good on half of that promise, as a completely re-recorded Beyond The Valley… has gone up for streaming and can be heard below (unless you don’t have Spotify). LP’s are also available to pre-order on the band’s webstore.
We’ll keep you posted as more details on the Punk Rock Confidential re-recording come to light. For the time being, head over here to see if The Queers are stopping near you on their summer tour with Screeching Weasel and Mr. T Experience.
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 11:45 AM (PST) by Bizarro Dustin
Cover songs are like a box of chocolates; you never know what you’re going to get. We here at Dying Scene love hearing punk bands do their own take on other band’s songs. Sometimes they pull off amazing interpretations of old classics, sometimes they’re not much more than humble tributes to a fellow artist, and other times they’re just downright laughable renditions of otherwise great songs. Good or bad. Intriguing or mundane. We’ll let you be the judge.
Today’s cover song comes from The Queers and their rendition of “Unsatisfied,” written by The Replacements. The original version appeared on The Replacements iconic 1984 album, Let It Be, while The Queers recorded their version for the 2006 compilation album, We’ll Inherit the Earth: A Tribute to The Replacements.
You can listen to both versions of “Unsatisfied” below.
Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 1:41 PM (PST) by Screeching Bottlerocket
On the latest episode of his Weasel Radio podcast, Screeching Weasel frontman premiered a handful of new tracks from the band’s upcoming album Baby Fat (Act 1), in addition to announcing some summer tour dates with The Queers and The Mr. T Experience.
You can give the podcast a listen and find details on the band’s summer tour below.
Baby Fat (Act 1) is set to be released on May 26th, serving as a follow-up to their 2011 Carnival of Schadenfreude EP. It’s a concept album featuring guest appearances from Blag Dahlia of The Dwarves, Roger Manganelli of Less Than Jake, and many others.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 12:00 PM (PST) by Johnny X
Not long ago Sexy Baby Records announced they would be teaming up with The Queers and Antagonizers ATL to release a special split 7-inch titled Beyond The Dirty South Valley in honor of this year’s Record Store Day (April 18th). The release features two brand new songs from each band and we’re very pleased to bring you an exclusive stream of all four tunes below.
Pre-orders are available now through the Sexy Baby webstore.
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:03 AM (PST) by Johnny X
This week on Dying Scene Radio, Bob Noxious interviews Joe Queer, guitarist and lead singer of the legendary American punk rock band The Queers on their co-headlining ticket with The Dwarves at BackBooth in Orlando, FL. And Bobby Pickles slurs through his end of this week’s podcast drunk on whiskey.
Dwarves’ frontman Blag Dahlia denies Noxious’ allegations of conspiracy to expel Bobby Pickles from The Bowery Electric on this two-part series concerning “some obscure dude from New York”.
SYNOPSIS OF BANTER
Bobby asks Bob about how he got his start in radio. Bob explains his humble beginnings on a local Pirate Radio Station and growing up the son of a 70’s A.M. Radio “Hot Jock” DJ.
Bobby declares, “pop-anything sucks”, including but not limited to pop-country and pop-hip-hop and pop-punk; he then continues on with a news story about Blink 182. Bob continues to be amazed that the aforementioned band remains seemingly relevant to the patrons of dyingscene.com and quickly dismisses them.
Bob asks Joe Queer why punk rock legends are so much more accessible than the untouchable rock heroes of yesteryear. Joe tells Bob about meeting Joey Ramone and eventually working with him on his solo record. Legendary! (There’s that word again). Later, Blag baba-booeys the interview, asking Joe about “the blow and all that stuff”.
Bob discusses his deep seething hatred of the “emo/kid/bubblegum/pop” bands who are continually signed to Epitaph, explaining further that the only relevant band still left on the label is Bad Religion (not true, see: Rancid, Pennywise, Millencolin, Propagandhi, The Descendents…and the list goes on and on).
Talk turns to all of the different silly names that record labels are naming themselves.
Bobby mentions looking forward to seeing Less Than Jake in New Haven, then gloats that there are no Florida dates for Bob to catch. Bob informs Bobby that LTJ’s frontman, Chris DeMakes, lives in the same Florida city as he, continuing that they play roughly eight local shows per year.
Bobby, once again, invites Bob to New York for a yearly shindig, then accuses him of being “too pushy” when Bob suggests an interview request with NJ hardcore band, Bigwig. Passive-aggressive puns are passed around playfully as Bob chastises Bobby for a slow news week at DyingScene.com when his supposed “jouralist” co-host covers a story about “some dude’s record collection” – Bobby waxing on about Minor Threat’s Filler EP.
THIS WEEK’S PLAYLIST
Moral Decline – Habitual Line Crosser
Knockin Bones – Warriors
Band Mango – Sinking Ships
Blag Dahlia Interview
Stabbed In Back – Dead Inside
The Queers Interview (Pt 1)
The Queers – I Can’t Stop Farting
Frank Turner – Get Better
Fools Gold – OCMD
The Decline – Growing Up Is A Gateway Drug
Drunken Logic – (The Good News Is) Nobody Gives A Damn
The Queers Interview (Pt. 2)
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I was a total music nerd when I was a kid. I listened to absolutely nothing except golden oldies and Weird Al until I was in high school. I stumbled onto punk rock when I was 15 and considered myself musically "cool" but now that I think about it, starting a punk music blog is pretty much the pinnacle of fanboy geekdom - so, still a music nerd it seems. But I digress. I was telling you about golden oldies. I never lost my love for the rock 'n roll of the 60s, which is why Italy's The Peawees are striking such a chord with me. These guys channel the greats like Elvis, Chuck Berry or Buddy Holly but do it with decidedly punk rock rock flare. They're not "new", they've been kicking around the punk scene since 1995 but they're new to Dying Scene and on September 14th they're dropping their new album "Moving Target" via Rum Bar Records. Put your dancing shoes on and give a couple of the tunes a listen here.