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Pacific Sound System Streams Third Edition of its Compilation

In an effort to get more bands promoting each other’s music and open up new touring opportunities, Pacific Sound System has released another instalment of its compilation. The collection is simply titled Pacific Sound System: Volume III and features tracks 31 tracks of ska, punk, and reggae from the likes of You Big Idiot, Blackwood Kings, and The Brass Action.

You can check it out in its entirety below.

Pacific Sound System released the previous edition of its compilation in 2015.

You Big Idiot (skate punk) stream video for “One In A Million (The Ballad of Lloyd Christmas)”

The Vancouver skate punks of You Big Idiot are now streaming the music video for their new single, “One In A Million (The Ballad of Lloyd Christmas.) The video is based on the movie “Dumb & Dumber.”

The song is from the band’s “Mega Donair” album, which was independently released in April 2018.

You can stream the video below.

Rocket From Russia Fest is streaming 2018 compilation Punkouver Vol.2

To get everyone ready for this upcoming weekends Rocket From Russia Fest, being held in the Astoria Hastings Pub in the lovely city of Vancouver. Rocket From Russia Fest is streaming the brand new Punkouver Vol. 2 compilation. The compilation features the musical stylings of Daggermouth, You Big Idiot and Canadian pop-punk icons The Hextalls.

Get ramped up for Rocket From Russia Fest here.

Rocket From Russia Fest will be held this upcoming weekend, August 16th, 17th, and 18th in Vancouver, BC. The Hextalls and Cambridge will be playing shows for the first time in a while, so if you’re in the area grab some tickets, they are still available here

You Big Idiot Stream Cover of Natalie Imbruglia’s ’90s Classic “Torn”

Vancouver-based skate punkers You Big Idiot are allowing fans to stream a cover of the ’90s classic “Torn”. The track was originally released by former Aussie soap star Natalie Imbruglia. As you’d expect, the reworked version is just a little faster!

You can check out a video for “Torn” by You Big Idiot below. The latest original release from the band was Mega Donair which dropped this spring.

Edit: “Torn” was covered by Natalie Imbruglia in 1997. It was originally recorded in Danish by Brændt. Cheers to Facebook user Bier Vom Fass for the intel! 

You Big Idiot (Skate Punk, Canada) Stream Album “Mega Donair”

Vancouver punks You Big Idiot have released their new album, Mega Donair. Dedicated to the love of a local donair shop, this 12 track album is rammed with rapid skate punk that doesn’t take itself too seriously.

Mega Donair was produced and mixed by band bassist Shafer Carson, and mastered by Jason Livermore at the world famous Blasting Room in Colorado. You can listen to it below.

YOU BIG IDIOT (Skate Punk, Canada) Announce Latest Album “Mega Donair”

Vancouver punk rockers YOU BIG IDIOT are set to release their new album, Mega Donair on April 20th. According to an email from the band, the record is a dedication to a local donair shop. Mega Donair will feature 12 tracks and YOUBIG IDIOT had the following to say about it:

“[It’s] packed with fast and fun skate punk guaranteed to put a smile on your face.”

The previous studio release from the band was the 2014 effort Happy Thoughts. 


You Big Idiot (Punk, Canada) Stream Video for “Pigeon Lady”

Vancouver’s You Big Idiot have released a seasonal(ish) video for their track “Pigeon Lady”. The tune and the visuals have been inspired by everyone’s favourite festive case of child abuse – Home Alone. It’s been taken from a release by You Big Idiot that is due to drop at some point in 2018 called Mega Donair. The previous effort from the band was the 2014 full-length Happy Thoughts.

You can listen and watch “Pigeon Lady” below.

The Bobs play good cop/bad cop with Bad Cop / Bad Cop on new episode of Dying Scene Radio

This week on Dying Scene RadioBob Noxious and Bobby Pickles play a game of good cop/bad cop with Jennie Cotterill, guitarist/vocals for the Los Angeles-based all-female punk act, Bad Cop / Bad Cop. (Holy forward slashes batman)! The band’s debut LP Not Sorry drops July 16th on Fat Wreck Chords, which, Jennie assures, is a major label that does quite a lot for its young, newly-signed artists. The Bobs also address Ben Weasel’s recent allegations of exploitation involving his guest hosting appearance on last week’s show. Check out the “influencers” episode of Weasel Radio, where Mr. Foster and Owen Wilson (Oops, I meant “Owen Murphy”) hold a prompt discussion about the unoriginality of the “Bob Noxious” moniker. Episode 18’s recurring theme: Creepers in da midst.

Listen to all the infantile punk-latent jabbering below.

Music video: You Big Idiot – “Don’t Die Again”

Vancouver punk act You Big Idiot have premiered the music video for their song “Don’t Die Again.”

You can check it out below.

“Don’t Die Again” appears on their latest album Happy Thoughts which was released in September.