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SPB exclusive: Dusteaters' Transhumanism

SPB exclusive: Dusteaters' Transhumanism

Dusteaters - Transhumanism EP

Scene Point Blank's featured July stream is an EP from Dusteaters, Transhumanism. Released on cassette on June 13 (Hip Kid Records), the Tokyo-based band play spacey garage rock with a punk pedigree. Comprised of former and current members of Boilerman, Warkrime, Death By Raygun, Earth Girls, and more.

Check it out below.

Hip Kid Records is planning new LPs from Angry Gods and Cracked Vessel to come.
The record can be purchased here.
Photo by Jim Gies

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Mannequin Pussy gets Romantic

Posted July 25, 2016, 2:32 p.m.
Mannequin Pussy gets Romantic

Philadelphia's Mannequin Pussy will release a new album on Oct. 28, Romantic. Out on Tiny Engines, it's the band's second full-length and a follow-up to 2014's Gypsy Pervert

Upcoming Shows
JUL 25 - Gainesville, FL @ The Nest
JUL 27 - Orlando, FL @ SpacebarJUL 28 - Saint Petersburg, FL @ The BendsJUL 29 - Miami, FL @ Greg Knows WhereJUL 30 - Saint Augustine, FL @ Shanghai Nobby’sJUL 31 - Atlanta, GA @ The Sewing RoomAUG 01 - Nashville, TN @ Third Man RecordsAUG 02 - Charlotte, NC @ Lunchbox RecordsAUG 03 - Washington, DC @ Comet Ping Pong
Romantic - Track Listing
1. Kiss
2. Romantic3. Ten4. Emotional High5. Pledge6. Denial7. Everything8. Anything9. Meatslave One10. Hey, Steven11. Beside Yourself

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Bands NOFX news, NOFX album

Posted July 23, 2016, 4:08 p.m.

NOFX news, NOFX album

San Fran punks NOFX are back with a new almub titled First Ditch Effort on Oct. 7, with a European tour booked and a few straggling US dates afterward. The band released the NOFX: The ...

Bands 1QI: Two Houses, Slow Code, Primitve Weapons, Nonpareil

Posted July 23, 2016, 1:56 p.m.

1QI: Two Houses, Slow Code, Primitve Weapons, Nonpareil

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 each week, typically every Monday-Thursday.   After our social media followers ...

Bands Shonen Knife's 35th Anniversary Tour

Posted July 21, 2016, 7:52 p.m.

Shonen Knife's 35th Anniversary Tour

Shonen Knife are returning for another US tour, this time celebrating their 35th anniversary as a band as well as their Adventure album )Good Charamel Records). The tour kicks off in San Diego, CA on ...

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Records New from Big Eyes

Posted July 20, 2016, 3:22 p.m. in Records by Loren

New from Big Eyes

Big Eyes have premiered "Stake My Claim," the titular track from their upcoming third full-length. The new album was recorded last winter and released officially ...

Catch Big Eyes on Tour This August:8/16 – Brooklyn NY @ Alphaville8/17 – Pittsburgh PA @ Howlers8/18 – Chicago IL @ Empty Bottle8/19 – Milwaukee WI @ Company Brewing8/20 – Madison WI @ Mickey’s Tavern8/21 – Fargo ND @ The Aquarium8/22 – Minneapolis MN @ Triple Rock Social Club8/23 – Iowa City IA @ The Mill8/24 – Ft. Wayne IN @ Brass Rail8/25 - Cleveland OH @ Now That’s Class8/26 – Cincinatti OH @ Northside Yacht Club8/27 – Columbus OH @ Rumba8/28 – Buffalo NY @ Mohawk Place8/29 – Boston MA @ Great Scott8/30 – Kingston NY @ BSP9/18 – Asbury Park NJ @ New Alternative Music Festival (Convention Hall)

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Tours High on Fire join Meshuggah for fall tour

Posted July 20, 2016, 10:40 a.m. in Tours by Loren

High on Fire join Meshuggah for fall tour

photo by J. Hubbard

High on Fire and Meshuggah will tour across North American later this fall with High on Fire in a support role to Swedish juggernauts Meshuggah ...

HIGH ON FIRE tour dates:
August 27 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues (as part of Psycho Las Vegas w/ Blue Oyster Cult, Alice Cooper, etc.)September 25 San Francisco, CA Stinky's al Fresco(w / Meshuggah)October 11 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle October 12 St. Louis, MO The PageantOctober 13 Nashville, TN Marathon Music WorksOctober 16 Houston, TX House of BluesOctober 17 Dallas, TX House of BluesOctober 19 Los Angeles, CA The NovoOctober 24 Denver, CO Ogden TheatreOctober 25 Lawrence, KS Liberty HallOctober 26 Minneapolis, MN Mill City NightsOctober 28 Chicago, IL House of BluesOctober 29 Detroit, MI The MajesticOctober 30 Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert TheatreOctober 31 Montreal, QC MetropolisNovember 2 Boston, MA House of BluesNovember 3 New York, NY PlayStation TheatreNovember 4 Philadelphia, PA Trocadero TheatreNovember 5 Sayreville, NJ Starland BallroomNovember 6 Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore

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Records Sex Stains (ex-Bratmobile) to release debut on Don Giovanni

Posted July 19, 2016, 11:04 p.m. in Records by Loren

Sex Stains (ex-Bratmobile) to release debut on Don Giovanni

photo by Hailey Parker

Sex Stains, a band featuring Allison Wolfe (Bratmobile), will release a self-titled debut album on Spet. 2 on Don Giovanni Records. Descibed as "inspired by ...

Sex Stains Tour Dates7/24: Los Angeles, CA @ HM157 (w/ Raquel Gutierrez, community activist speakers: Carol Cetrone, Domenic Priore, Richard Schave Benefit show for local historic preservation activists)8/20: Los Angeles, CA @ Echo Park Rising (w/ the Weirdos)9/4: Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo (ALBUM RELEASE SHOW)9/26: Los Angeles, CA @ American Legion Hall(w/ the Mekons, Sam Coomes, Sun Foot)9/13: Brooklyn, NY @ Silent Barn9/14: Baltimore, MD @ Windup Space9/15: Washington, DC @ Comet Ping Pong(w/ Coup Savage & the Snips, Governess)9/16: Manhattan, NY @ Webster Hall (w/ Downtown Boys)9/17: Asbury Park, NJ @ The New Alternative Music Festival (Don Giovanni Records)Sex Stains Track List1. Countdown To…2. Land of La LA3. Period. Period.4. Don’t Hate Me ‘Cuz I’m Beautiful5. Oh No (Say What?)6. Done Popped7. Confrontational8. Who Song Love Song9. Spidersss10. Sex In The Subway11. Cutie Pie12. Crumbs

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Tours Kar Bomb + Bad Idols

Posted July 19, 2016, 8:45 p.m. in Tours by Loren

Karbomb and Bad Idols are touring later this summer across the southern United States. Dates are included below, just after this video ad:  

Tour Dates with Bad Idols:9/15- Head on the door, Montgomery, AL9/16- Sail Away Tattoo, Ft Walton Beach, FL9/17- The Woodshop, Baton Rouge, LA9/18- Bull McCabes, Austin, TX9/19- Lola's Saloon, Ft Worth, TX9/20- Snug Bar, Oklahoma City, OK9/21- San Loo, St Louis, MO9/22- Highland Taproom, Louisville, KY9/23- Elsweyr, Knoxville, TN9/24- Coppertop, Huntsville, AL

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Records Against Me to self-release new full-length

Posted July 19, 2016, 6:54 p.m. in Records by Loren

Against Me to self-release new full-length

photo by Loren Green

Against Me! will release the new Shape Shift With Me on Sept. 16 via their own Total Treble Records. Featuring 12 new songs, the album ...

Shape Shift With Me track listing:
01. ProVision L-302. 12:0303. Boyfriend04. Crash05. Delicate, Petite & Other Things I'll Never Be06. 33307. Haunting, Haunted, Haunts08. Dead Rats09. Rebecca10. Norse Truth11. Suicide Bomber12. All This (And More)

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Records Requiem for Hell, MONO's tenth

Posted July 18, 2016, 9:33 p.m. in Records by Loren

Requiem for Hell, MONO's tenth

On Oct. 14 Japan's MONO will release their tenth album, Requiem for Hell on Pelagic Records in Europe. The new album follows The Last ...

Track list1. Death In Rebirth2. Stellar3. Requiem For Hell4. Ely’s Heartbeat5. The Last Scene

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Records Dogbreth announce tour and new LP

Posted July 18, 2016, 6:12 p.m. in Records by Loren

Dogbreth announce tour and new LP

photo by Stillman Busselle

Dogbreth, set to release Second Home on August 5 (Asian Man Records), have announced a complementary summer tour in support of the record. The new ...

TOUR DATES:7/18 Salt Lake City @ Diabolical Records *7/19 Denver, CO @ Club Scum *7/20 Omaha, NE @ TBA *7/21 Chicago, IL @ Floodhouse *7/22 Bloomington, IN @ Plan-It-X Fest *7/23 Bloomington, IN @ Plan-It-X Fest *7/24 Louisville, KY @ House Show *7/25 St Louis, MO @ Foam *7/26 Oklahoma City, OK @ TBA *7/27 Arlington, TX @ House Show * 7/28 Austin, TX @ Barracuda *7/29 El Paso, NM @ Boomtown *8/5 Phoenix, AZ @ Rebel Lounge ~8/6 Pomona, CA @ VLHS ~8/7 San Diego, CA @ Che Cafe ~8/8 Fullerton, CA @ Programme Skate and Sound ~8/9 Santa Barbara, CA @ Funzone ~8/10 Santa Cruz, CA @ SubRosa ~8/11 San Jose, CA @ Trash House ~8/12 Oakland, CA @ 1234 Go! Records ~8/13 Oakland, CA @ No Dome III ~
* w/ Drawing Water~ w/ Cereal Milk
Second Home Track list:
1. Almost Right2. Cool and Blue3. Cups and Wrappers4. Do You Really Want Me5. Hoarder House6. Hot Plate7. Monday Night Nitro8. Steeping9. Stunner10. Walky Talky

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