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Interview: Jason Shevchuk talks stage fright, becoming the frontman of Kid Dynamite & more

Jason Shevchuk (Kid Dynamite, None More Black) recently appeared on the Going Off Track podcast to discuss his struggle with stage fright, how he went from being a fan of Kid Dynamite to being the band’s frontman, keeping music from seeming like work, and a bunch of other stuff.

Head on over here to listen to the interview.

Kid Dynamite recently announced plans to break up after playing one last European tour in 2014. Their last studio album was “Cheap Shots, Youth Anthems,” which was released on September 16th, 2003 on Jade Tree Records.



Kid Dynamite to break up after European tour next year

Philadelphia melodic hardcore kings Kid Dynamite have announced that they will be breaking up for good after a to be announced farewell European tour next year. This means that their upcoming shows at This Is Hardcore 2013 in Philadelphia and House of Vans in Brooklyn will be their last U.S. shows.

You can check out what the band had to say here.

Kid Dynamite initially formed in 1997, initially broke up in 2000, reunited for one show at CBGB in 2005, then reunited for more shows starting in 2010. Kid Dynamite’s last studio album was Cheap Shots, Youth Anthems, which was released on September 16, 2003 on Jade Tree Records.



House of Vans announces summer show dates

Brooklyn, NY, spot House of Vans has announced the dates and lineups for their free summer shows. The free (yeah free) shows will include Title Fight, Joyce ManorKid Dynamite and much more.

Check out the dates and lineup here.



Video: Watch Kid Dynamite’s performance of Table 19,” “News @ 11” and “Wrist Rocket” at Fest 10

Here’s yet another cool video from Fest 10.

You can watch a video of Philadelphia melodic hardcore kings Kid Dynamite performing their songs “Table 19,” “News @ 11” and “Wrist Rocket” here.

Kid Dynamite’s last studio album was Cheap Shots, Youth Anthems, which was released on September 16, 2003 on Jade Tree Records.



Kid Dynamite to play benefit show for the Philadelphia Free School with No Friends and Spraynard

Awesome news! I’m bummed that I don’t live in Philadelphia now though. Philadelphia melodic hardcore kings Kid Dynamite will be playing g benefit show for the Philadelphia Free School at the First Unitarian Church in Philadelphia, PA on Sunday 11th September at 5pm. Tickets are $15 and can be bought here.

Hardcore act No Friends and Pennsylvania pop-punk act, Spraynard will be the supporting acts.

Kid Dynamite’s last studio album was Cheap Shots, Youth Anthems, which was released on September 16, 2003 on Jade Tree Records.



Lineup annoucned for annual FYF fest announced, features Descendents, Dead Milkmen and a bunch more

SoCal punk rock boys and girls, take notice: the full lineup was finally announced today for this year’s FYF Fest! The annual gig takes place Labor Day weekend in Downtown LA, and this year’s edition features a pretty solid roster headlined by punk legends The Descendents and recently reunited Dead Milkmen!

Also featured will be newer bands like Title Fight, Touche Amore, Death From Above 1979, Broken Social Scene and Kid Dynamite. Click here for the full roster. Or you can stop by the official FYF Fest website for more details.



Silverstein cover Kid Dynamite and Propagandhi on Record Store Day 7″

Canadian screamo outfit Silverstein have announced that they will release a cover album on Record Store Day. The album will feature cover versions of songs by Kid Dynamite, Propagandhi and American Nightmare. Here’s what the band had to say,

We are pleased to announce that we will be participating in this years Record Store Day! As fans of music, vinyl and the many great independent record stores in North America, we couldn’t be more to contribute a release this year. On April 16th, 2011 head down to your favourite local independent record store and pickup a copy of our Support Your Local Record Store 7”. These 3 bands are some of our favourites from the era of melodic hardcore / punk that we grew up with in the late 90’s and early 2000’s, and it has been a lot of fun recording these songs and playing them live. For more information on Record Store Day, as well as participating stores and artists, please visit www.recordstoreday.com

Check out the artwork and tracklist here. “Rescue” their upcoming full-length album is due out April 26th on Hopeless Records.



Video: The Disappeared cover Kid Dynamite’s “Pits and Poisoned Apples”

It’s kind of a slow news day so I figured I’d post this. Missouri punk band The Disappeared have posted their cover of the Kid Dynamite classic Pits and Poisoned Apples. It was performed at a house show in Kentucky where it was over 100 degrees inside.  Check it out here.

The Disappeared released entitled their last EP in March entitled Nothing.Someone.Something and are streaming 4 of its songs on their MySpace page.



Kid Dynamite to play at This is Hardcore Fest

It’s been a long time since Philadelphia hardcore act Kid Dynamite has played a show but it looks like they will be reuniting to play at This is Hardcore Fest this August in Philly. Other guests include Cro-Mags, Bane, Sheer Terror, Outbreak and many more. For a full list of dates and locations go to the This is Hardcore Fest website.

Kid Dynamite’s last studio album was Cheap Shots, Youth Anthems, which was released on September 16, 2003 on Jade Tree Records.