I enter a boutique hotel in the East London borough of Shoreditch and I'm immediately approached by overly friendly staff and cautious security guards. They ... read more
before we talk of any repentance / I would do it all again / lose my way and fall again / they will never get ... read more
Mad the Martian consists of Ron E Raygun (a.k.a. Bob Marsh, lead and rhythm guitars/vocals) and Cap'n Jack (a.k.a. Jack Marsh, keyboards/vocals) along with Ajax ... read more
One of our features here at Scene Point Blank is our semi-daily quickie Q&A: One Question Interviews. Follow us at facebook or twitter and we'll post one interview every Monday-Thursday. Well, sometimes we miss a day, but it will be four each week regardless.
After our social media followers get the first word, we'll later post a wrap-up here at the site and archive 'em here. This week check out Q&As with Franz Nicolay, Dan Padilla, Where My Bones Rest Easy and Radon.
Posted Sept. 20, 2014, 12:51 p.m.
Hip-hop duo Killer Mike and El-P have announced Run the Jewels 2., a follow-up to last year's collaborative debut from the scene veterans. The new album will be available for free on Oct. 27 in digital format, and several package deals are for sale for vinyl and CD versions of the release from the group.
Posted Sept. 20, 2014, 12:44 p.m.
Inter Arma will release a new EP, The Cavern, on Oct. 14. The 40 minute short player is just one song long and was originally written in 2009. The band has been reworking and perfecting it over the past 5 years.
Posted Sept. 20, 2014, 9:24 a.m.
Courtesy Drop is set to release a new 12" titled Stabilize on Oct. 28. The EP features an A-side containing 5 new songs and a B-side with the previously digital only EP The Quack Doctor's Sakura Blossoms.
Animal Style Records is handling the release.
Posted Sept. 20, 2014, 9:21 a.m.
Torche are now on tour through Oct. 1, followed by dates in Australia.
The Relpase Reords band will release a new album early next year, recorded by Converge's Kurt Ballou.
Posted Sept. 20, 2014, 8:41 a.m.
Brother Ali is currently on a tour dubbed the Home Away From Home Tour with Bambu and MaLLy joining him in support.
They recorded a tour-themed song, posted below.
Posted Sept. 19, 2014, 5:49 p.m.
Fuck the Facts are releasing a 3 song EP, Abandoned, on their own Noise Salvation label. The EP will be released digitally on Oct. 1 with a limited quantity of cassettes for sale.
The group recently posted a live performance from Winnipeg online.
Posted Sept. 19, 2014, 7:41 a.m.
The Foo Fighters will release their eighth full-length album, Sonic Highways, on Nov. 10. The record was recorded in several locations by the band and Butch Vig and will be released on Roswell Music/RCA Records. There are eight songs, running 44 minutes in total.
Posted Sept. 18, 2014, 12:23 p.m.
Long time ex-drummer for Against Me!, Warren Oakes, has a new band known as Sunshine State. The band will be releasing a new album on September 23rd entitled Pour via No Idea Records. For now you can stream the new track, "We Discussed It, We Disgusted," over at BrooklynVegan.
Sometimes I just want to eat a bunch of pizza, drink a 30 pack of Special Export Light, smoke one million doobies, make out with chicks in a swimming pool, stay up all night tripping on mushrooms while watching hippies swirl glow sticks and eat fire, and then make out with more chicks in a tent as the sun comes up. And sometimes I’m way too old and way too married to actually do those things anymore, so I just ...
Hailing from Lansing, Michigan, the Meatmen have been a punk rock band existing in some capacity for roughly 35 years. They took a break in 1996, but returned in 2008 ...
I won’t say anything as hyperbolic as that the Dwarves invented rock ‘n’ roll, but I’ll still give them another borderline statement that fits on a press sheet: the 2014 ...
The Chantey Hook have been around for a few years now, but have only released a handful of songs to the masses. Their most recent addition to the small catalog ...
Surpercrush is the newish Vancouver, British Columbia-based band from Mark Palm, a dude most known for playing in a long ancestry of punk/HC and metal bands and as being the ...
Despite the fact that Canadian/German drone group Nadja has a long history of collaborating with various artists from around the globe, their 2014 collaboration with Italian hip hop duo Uochi ...
This one took a while to stand out, which I didn’t expect given the accolades Joyce Manor has been ringing up with their three releases. Never Hungover Again is my ...
This is the first time I saw Billy the Kid: It's Mid-July and the air conditioner at Toronto Lee's Palace is broken. The show is sold -out and I'm leaning ...
Ex Friends are a group of Philly area punks, recognized from their work in other bands. The band features Joel Tannenbaum (Plow United), JP Flexner (flyer artist), Audrey Crash, and ...
The incredible nature of The Great Old Ones majestic, sweeping and downright epic black metal was devastatingly apparent on their debut Al Azif - a record that saw them take ...
Lethbridge is a suburb of sorts to Calgary to give you, the reader an idea of the towns size. Usually the Enmax (where this show took place) is host to ... read more
Unless you've been living under a rock, you know Arcade Fire are currently shaking up North America with an enchanting spectacle of a tour. I caught the tour in Los ... read more
Too Many Rappers: July 2014 7/18/14 - Minneapolis, MN Commuting earlier than usual this morning means it’s nice and cool. I ride by a kid who’s wearing an old 3rd ... read more
Guided By Voices, Crystal Stilts Irving Plaza New York, NY July 11, 2014 Photo courtesy of Gerald McBoing-Boing See Guided By Voices before you die. ... read more
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