News

Recent news

Top stories

Pentimento announce I, No Longer

Posted Aug. 31, 2015, 9:45 p.m.
Pentimento announce I, No Longer

Pentimento will release a new albu, their second full-lenth, on Oct. 23.

Released on Bad Timing Records the album is to be named I, No Longer, supported by a fall US tour.

10/14 - Pittsburgh, PA - Smiling Moose10/15 - Cleveland, OH - Mahall's10/16 - Lansing, MI - Mac's10/17 - Chicago, IL - Sub-T10/18 - St. Louis, MO - The Demo10/20 - Indianapolis, IN - Hoosier Dome10/21 - Columbus, OH - Double Happiness10/22 - Nashville, TN - The End10/23 - Atlanta, GA - Purgatory10/24 - Orlando, FL - Backbooth10/25 - Tampa, FL - Epic Problems10/27 - Jacksonville, FL - Birdhouse10/28 - Winston-Salem, NC - Ziggy's10/29 - Baltimore, MD - Metro Gallery10/30 - New York, NY - Webster Hall10/31 - Philadelphia, PA - Voltage11/01 - Howell, NJ - Game Changer11/02 - Long Island, NY - AMH11/03 - Boston, MA - Middle East11/04 - Hamden, CT - The Space11/05 - Syracuse, NY - Gorham Bros11/06 - Toronto, ON - Sneaky Dees
I, No Longer track list:1. Small Talk For Strangers2. My Solution Is In The Lake3. Sink Or Swim4. Clever Reason5. Stuck Forever6. Got My Answer7. Again8. Gateway9. Tiger Eye10. Slow But Sure11. No Matter What12. Tell Me

( Read more )

Nervous - Duration and Delusion EP

Posted Aug. 29, 2015, 11:32 a.m.
Nervous - Duration and Delusion EP

On Oct. 23 Nervous will release a new EP, Duration and Delusion. The EP from the Oakland band has six new songs and will be a joint release between Twelve Gauge and their own Turbulent Records.

Check out  new song "The Break" now over at Decibel.

The track list is as follows:
1) The Future 2) Lapse3) Breathing and Choking4) The Break5) Yearly6) Nostalgia and Expiration

( Read more )

Advertisement
Fat Wreck
More recent headlines

Records Birds in Row/WAITC news

Posted Aug. 29, 2015, 11:14 a.m.

Birds in Row/WAITC news

Birds In Row and WAITC have announced an upcoming split 10" coming from Throatruiner Records on Oct. 30. The EP will include 3 songs from each band.

Bands Worriers back on the road, release new video

Posted Aug. 29, 2015, 11:06 a.m.

Worriers back on the road, release new video

photo by Mars Ganito

Worriers, who released their debut LP Imaginary Life this month on Don Giovanni, will return to the road in September alongside Beach Slang and Lithuania. In addition to the record, a follow-up to 2013's ...

Bands Baroness to self-release next record

Posted Aug. 28, 2015, 9:24 p.m.

Baroness to self-release next record

On Dec. 18 the world will be blessed wit ha new LP from Baroness. Titled Purple, the new record will be on the band's own Abraxan Hymns label. To build up excitement, they've ...

Advertisement
Radio K 2

More recent news

Records Bill Ryder-Jones releases new album details, new single

Posted Aug. 28, 2015, 10:59 a.m. in Records by Aideen

Bill Ryder-Jones releases new album details, new single

Liverpudlian songsmith and former Coral lead guitarist Bill Ryder-Jones has released details of his forthcoming album West Kirby County Primary. The album is out on ...

Bands Kennedy on Hotfoot, new song debuts

Posted Aug. 27, 2015, 9:15 p.m. in Bands by Loren

Kennedy on Hotfoot, new song debuts

With a new record, The Guilty Poor, set to drop, Montreal hardcore band Kennedy have unveiled a new video for the song "Birthrite" off said ...

( Read more )

Bands Dead Ahead's "Cold Truth"

Posted Aug. 27, 2015, 5:36 p.m. in Bands by Loren

Dead Ahead's "Cold Truth"

photo by Dennis O'Brien

Dead Ahead released the new song "Cold Truth" today at Substream, a track from their soon to be released self-titled EP on Panic State Records ...

Dead Ahead track list: 1. Cold Truth2. Rose Lenses3. Berzerker4. Exit Letters
Dead Ahead is due out October 9th, 2015 via Panic State Records on vinyl and digital. Pre-orders are available HERE. Digital advances of the album are available for review consideration. The band is available for interviews upon request.Please email james@brixtonagency.com. 
Upcoming Shows:09/26 Warwick, NY @ Tuscan Cafe

( Read more )

Bands 1QI: All Eyes West, Slim Cessna’s Auto Club, Askrinn, Dan Webb

Posted Aug. 27, 2015, 2:32 p.m. in Bands by Cheryl

1QI: All Eyes West, Slim Cessna’s Auto Club, Askrinn, Dan Webb

Welcome to our almost daily quickie Q&A feature: One Question Interviews. Follow us at facebook & twitter and we'll post an interview four days ...

Justin (All Eyes West)
SPB: Have you ever forgotten lyrics mid-song? How did you recover?
Justin: Oh yeah! Totally. It's happened more times than I'd like to admit. Sometimes during a show, my mind will just wander off on random thoughts. Especially on a long tour. You're playing the set every night for a couple weeks straight and it becomes so familiar. We'll be rolling through songs and I'll be thinking about whether or not I fed the dog or something like that. So, I've definitely gotten to a line in a song and been clueless of what the lyrics are, just because I was spacing out. 
We have a song called "Help is on the Way" from our first record. It was one of the very first songs we ever wrote together. That song has been played at every show we've ever done, not to mention, just about every practice in between. We know it like the back of our hands. So, at this one show about a year ago, we go into "Help." The intro is going and all of a sudden it occurs to me that I'm drawing a complete blank on what the first line of the song is! And from there it just snowballed through the whole first verse of the song. I was mortified.
I got through it by just making up nonsensical words and slurring through them to the melody of the song. That's my go-to recovery. By the next section of the song, I was back on track and everything was fine. But that first verse... I could feel the blood rushing to my face. I was embarrassed. 
If you're playing through a smaller P.A., 9 times out of 10 no one even notices (except you, of course). However, we've played shows before where we've wanted to throw a brand new song into the set, but I don't have actual lyrics yet. I'll have a melody in mind, but no content. If we're super stoked on the tune and eager to play it out, we'll just roll with it and I do the old slurring sounds trick. That's actually been done in front of some pretty big crowds. Hope nobody noticed! We play so loud on stage, I doubt anyone can really hear what I'm singing even when I'm getting the words right!
Slim Cessna (Slim Cessna’s Auto Club)
SPB: You recently played at a brewery in Minneapolis. What are some of the more off the beaten path venues you’ve played and what are some pros and/or cons at such settings?Slim: 15 years ago or so we played a curling club in Perth, Ontario. Munly Munly and I were so thrilled and then inspired to learn the sport and make our own chapter in Denver. We had dreams of the Winter Olympics. Someday we may still do this. The brewery in Minneapolis was a very good show, but it didn’t cause us to start our own brewery. There are already so many of those in Colorado. Plus, I always prefer a nice cold Coors.
Valenten (Askrinn)
SPB: What is your favorite music related film or documentary?
Valenten: Probably, it would be Whiplash, the recently-released jazz drumming movie. Although jazz is a genre I almost never listen to, I can only but acknowledge the quality drum patterns in this film, and I was truly mesmerized by the intense drum solo at the end of the movie. Moreover, I also found it somehow motivating for my own music, as the "hero" is working extremely hard to reach an incredible technical level. A quality film.
Dan Webb (Dan Webb and the Spiders-vocals/guitar)
SPB: How likely are you to pick up a record based off its cover with no knowledge of the band or music?Dan: I am not likely to buy a record on the strength of its cover art alone. Record space is in short supply at the Webb house which means it's got to be a lean collection. No filler! The only records that I've ever bought this way were for chuckles out of the dollar bin. These purchases are good for a laugh but usually don't yield repeated listens. I definitely prefer to use that record shelf real estate for the hits.  

( Read more )

Records Still Alive streams Choices

Posted Aug. 27, 2015, 11:27 a.m. in Records by Loren

Still Alive streams Choices

 Jump Start Records is sharing the stream of Choices from Still Alive now via Bandcamp, where digital purchases are also available. The Cd was originally ...

Upcoming Shows:
August 28th @ Downstairs - Chicago, IL - Choices Album Release Show October 30th - November 1st @ Fest 14 - Gainesville, FL

( Read more )

MP3s Free Download of Prawn's Latest LP - Today Only!

Posted Aug. 26, 2015, 12:28 p.m. in MP3s by Andy

Free Download of Prawn's Latest LP - Today Only!

Kingfisher

In celebration of the one-year anniversary of the release of Prawn's Kingfisher, the New Jersey band and Topshelf Records are offering it as a ...

( Read more )

Shows Full line-up for Southwest Terror Fest 4

Posted Aug. 23, 2015, 2:07 p.m. in Shows by Loren

Full line-up for Southwest Terror Fest 4

Southwest Terror Fest Vol. 4 has announced the full line-up/schedule for the 4 day event taking place Oct. 15-18 in Tucson, AZ across three ...

SOUTHWEST TERROR FEST VOL. 4 Lineup:*
Thursday, October 15th // Kickoff show at 191 Toole (All Ages):
Main Stage:
10:15 - End -- Thou & The Body
8:45 - 9:30 -- In The Company Of Serpents
7:30 - 8:00 -- Heat Dust
6:30 - 7:00 -- Gale
Side Stage:
9:30 - 10:15 -- Dead To A Dying World
8:00 - 8:45 -- Abstracter
7:00 - 7:30 -- Hanta
6:00 - 6:30 -- Methra
Friday, October 16th // Matinee show at 191 Toole (All Ages):
Main Stage:
10:20 - End -- Dropdead
9:10 - 9:50 -- Landmine Marathon
8:00 - 8:40 -- Xibalba
7:00 - 7:30 -- Immmortal Bird
6:00 - 6:30 -- Gatecreeper
Side Stage:
9:50 - 10:20 -- Call Of The Void
8:40 - 9:10 -- Bastard Feast
7:30 - 8:00 -- 908
6:30 - 7:00 -- Swamp Wolf
5:30 - 6:00 -- Warmonger
Friday, October 16th // Late show at Club Congress (21+):
12:20 - End -- Bongripper
11:10 - 12:00 -- Graves At Sea
10:20 - 10:50 -- Skycrawler 
9:30 - 10:00 -- Naught
Saturday, October 17th // Main show at The Rialto Theatre (All Ages):
10:30 - 12:30 -- Sleep
9:10 - 10:10 -- Brothers Of The Sonic Cloth
8:10 - 8:50 -- Cult Leader
7:20 - 7:50 -- Goya 
6:30 - 7:00 -- Languish
 Sunday, October 18th // Closing show at Club Congress (All Ages):*
10:30 - 12:00 -- Acid King
9:20 - 10:10 -- Demon Lung
8:20 - 9:00 -- Night Demon
7:20 - 8:00 -- Fuzz Evil
6:30 - 7:00 -- Ice Sword

( Read more )

News navigation
» Next page
Search news
x

Logo

Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.