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DS Staff Picks – GellmanB’s Top 10 Punk Albums of 2016

Hello, my name is Brian and I’m new to the DS team. I’ve been helping out here since July, and it’s been great. Although I am happy for this year to come to an end, it has been quite an interesting year for music, myself, and my friends. The picture above captures my boy Hunter and me scarfing on some legit NY pie this summer. Anyway, enough about me, let’s talk about MY top 10 punk records of the year. There were so many wonderful EPs this year, that I had to split up my list to cover what were some of my favorite, and most anticipated releases of the year.

Click here to see my top 10!



Interview: Jack and Alex of toyGuitar talk Texas, Fest, and their new record “Move Like A Ghost”

"in Nature"toyGuitar has been hitting the road pretty hard to promote their new record “Move Like a Ghost”. The acclaimed six song EP was released on Fat Wreck Chords earlier this year, and the band embarked on a lengthy cross country tour to share their new songs with the world. Following a string of west coast dates with label mate CJ Ramone, TG shot out to Florida to Play the 15th annual Fest in Gainesville , and are currently shaking off the hangover on the homestretch back to California.

Tonight, I was able to connect with Jack Dalrymple and the band’s new bass player Alexander Alcantera Alcantra-Kouninos before their set in Houston, Texas.

Check out the interview below.



ToyGuitar stream new EP “Move Like A Ghost”

San Francisco rockers toyGuitar are streaming their upcoming EP Move Like A Ghost in its entirety.

You can give it a listen here.

Move Like A Ghost is due out for release on September 2nd through Fat Wreck Chords. It will serve as a follow-up to their 2015 album, In This Mess.



toyGuitar announce southwestern EP release shows with Decent Criminal

San Fransisco rockers toyGuitar have announced a small string of shows with Santa Rosa’s Decent Criminal. The band is scheduled to play 3 release shows in support of their upcoming EP, Move Like A Ghost. You can check out the full list of dates and locations below.

Move Like A Ghost is due out for release on September 2nd through Fat Wreck Chords. It will serve as a follow-up to their 2015 album, In This Mess. 



Schedule released for San Diego’s Awesome Fest X

Awesome Fest has released it’s full three-day schedule.

Between September 2nd and 4th, nearly 70 bands bands will take over San Diego for the 10th annual Awesome Fest. Musical acts include The Arrivals, Red City Radio, Toys That Kill, Toy Guitar, and Bad Cop/Bad Cop.

Check out the full line up and schedule below.



CJ Ramones announces short tour with toyGuitar

Former Ramones bassist CJ Ramone has announced a small string of North American tour dates in the northwest. Joining him on the road will be toyGuitar. You can check out the dates and locations below.

CJ Ramones’ band began recording a new record earlier this year, but little is known about the record. Their latest LP Last Chance to Dance released in 2014 on Fat Wreck Chords. toyGuitar have a new EP, Move Like a Ghost, set to release on September 2, 2016, also through Fat.



toyGuitar premiere title track from upcoming EP “Move Like a Ghost”

San Francisco’s toyGuitar are streaming the title track from their upcoming EP Move Like a Ghost, and you can give it a listen below.

Move Like a Ghost on September 2nd through Fat Wreck Chords. It will serve as a follow-up to the band’s 2015 debut album In This Mess.



toyGuitar announce “Move Like a Ghost” EP

San Francisco’s toyGuitar have announced they will be releasing a new EP titled Move Like a Ghost on September 2nd through Fat Wreck Chords.

Like their 2015 debut album In This Mess, the EP was recorded with Chris Dugan (Green Day, The Phenomenauts, etc.) at JingleTown Recording in Oakland, CA.

Check out the EP’s cover art and tracklist below, and stay tuned for more details.



Lineup announced for San Diego’s Awesome Fest X (toyGuitar, Bad Cop/Bad Cop, Problem Daughter and more)

So the lineup for the tenth installment of San Diego’s Awesome Fest has officially been announced and, at the risk of sounding redundant, it’s pretty awesome. Among the crapload of bands playing will be toyGuitar, Bad Cop/Bad Cop, Western Settings, RVIVR, Red City Radio, and Dying Scene Records’ own Problem Daughter. Check out the full rundown below.

Awesome Fest X takes place Labor Day weekend (September 2 – 4) in San Diego’s North Park. Tickets are not yet available, but they do go online here starting May 13th. Since the festival tends to keep numbers on the small side for a reason, so you’ll want to make sure you don’t miss out!



toyGuitar complete recording new album; post teaser clip

In other Fat Wreck Chords news, San Francisco’s toyGuitar recently posted an announcement via Facebook that they had completed recording their new, upcoming album.

Last week, the band revealed a little snippet from the upcoming work, which you can check out here. No word on when the album is set to be released, but you can be sure our Bay Area correspondents will be on the spot to deliver any updates as they develop.

The band released their latest album, “In This Mess”, last year through Fat.



Awesome Fest 9 adds more bands

San Diego’s DIY Awesome Fest 9, which will take place September 4th-6th, has announced more of its lineup. In addition to the previously announced bands, such as Toys That KillMr. T Experience frontman Dr. Frank (backed by Turkish Techno), TiltwheelBad Cop/Bad Cop, and Rational Anthem, the fest will also feature Dead To Me, Western Settings, Oldfriends, and toyGuitar, among others.

Check out the full list of bands right here. Weekend passes are $45 and you can pick up tickets here.



Watch: toyGuitar play three stripped down songs for Punks In Vegas

If you’re like me, you’re super stoked to catch toyGuitar on the upcoming Fat Wrecked at 25 tour. To give you a stripped down taste of what’s to come, the band recently sat down with Punks In Vegas for acoustic renditions of their songs “Until I Find You,” “Is It True?” and “Human Hyenas.” Check out the videos below.

toyGuitar’s album “In This Mess” was released earlier this year on Fat Wreck Chords, and is one of the best albums of the year.



ToyGuitar streaming new song “Wake The Dead”

toyGuitar are streaming a new song called Wake The Dead.

You can give it a listen below.

The song appears on their upcoming split with Get Dead, The Uprising and Lost In Society, which will be released on October 10th through TrueTrash.



Get Dead, The Uprising, Toyguitar, and Lost In Society announce 7-inch split

True Trash and Flix Records have just announced that they will be releasing a four way split 7-inch, between Get Dead, The Uprising, Toyguitar, and Lost In Society. The split is called “Great Thieves Escape”, and will be released on colored vinyl, with artwork provided by Stefan Beham. Further details on the split can be found below.

The 7-inch can be ordered off the TrueTrash website.



toyGuitar release music video for “Human Hyenas”

toyGuitar have released a music video for their song “Human Hyenas,” taken from their latest album In This Mess. You can check it out and find details on the band’s upcoming tour below.

In This Mess was released on January 27th through Fat Wreck Chords.