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SPB stream: Mind Force - Demo 7-inch

SPB stream: Mind Force - Demo 7-inch

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Scene Point Blank is please to share Demo, the 2016 debut from Mind Force. The 4-song 7” showcases a crossover influence that pulls form the likes of Leeway, Cro-mags, Icemen, and Nuclear Assault.

The band will release their follow-up 7”, The Future Of, on July 10 via Tripmachine. Pre-orders are available beginning on June 16.

Mind Force hails from the Hudson Valley and mixes thrashy high energy tempos with NYHC groove. Their 2016 demo was originally released as a cassette on Glacial Records and soon followed by a Euro press on Straight and Alert Records before being pressed on vinyl by Coin Toss Records. 

Listen to demo below:

 

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Scene Point Blank Podcast: Episode 6

We're back with a new episode of the SPB podcast! As always, you can find us on iTunes and other good podcast apps (unsurprisingly, we're called "Scene Point Blank" over there, too). On this month's episode we have music from RadioactivityInfinity Girl and Dead in the Dirt. You can give it a listen below:

Show notes:
Welcome to Episode 6 of the Scene Point Blank Podcast!
Playlist
Radioactivity - Pretty Girl - https://dirtnaprecords.bandcamp.com/track/pretty-girl
Infinity Girl - Dirty Sun - https://infinitygirl.bandcamp.com/track/dirty-sun
Dead in the Dirt - No Chain - https://deadinthedirtsl.bandcamp.com/track/no-chain-2
Contributing Labels
Dirtnap Records - http://www.dirtnaprecs.com/website/
Top Shelf Records- http://www.topshelfrecords.com
Southern Lord Records - https://www.southernlord.com/
Interview with Cursive: https://www.scenepointblank.com/features/interviews/tim-kasher-cursive/
Exclusive with Bad Breeding: https://www.scenepointblank.com/news/records/2017/04/08/spb-exclusive-bad-breeding/
Feature on SXSW 2017: https://www.scenepointblank.com/features/music/sxsw-2017/
 
SPB Blog
http://www.scenepointblank.com/blog/
 
SPB Online:
Home: http//www.scenepointblank.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/scenepointblank
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScenePointBlank/

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Bands Filthy Friends: REM + Sleater-Kinney

Posted June 28, 2017, 8:20 a.m.

Filthy Friends: REM + Sleater-Kinney

Corin Tucker (Sleater-Kinney) and Peter Buck (R.E.M.) have joined forces in a new band that also features Kurt Bloch, Bill Rieflin, and Scott McCaughey. The band will release their debut album, Invitation, on ...

Records Pillow Queens 7-inch coming on Specialist Subject

Posted June 27, 2017, 10:07 p.m.

Pillow Queens 7-inch coming on Specialist Subject

Specialist Subject Records will release a new 7" in July from Dublin's Pillow Queens. Titled Calm Girls, the debut EP from the all girl, queer indie rock group was self-released late last year and ...

Records On the new Unsane

Posted June 27, 2017, 8:19 a.m.

On the new Unsane

Unsane - Sterilized

The track listing for Sterilize has been released (below), the first new album in five years from the 29-year's running Unsane. Sterilize is their 8th album, and officially released on Sept. 29 on Southern ...

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Records Return of The Perceptionists

Posted June 26, 2017, 10:04 p.m. in Records by Loren

Return of The Perceptionists

The Perceptionists (Mr. Lif and Akrobatik) will return after a 12-year hiatus with the new album, Resolution. The duo will release their new album on ...

Tours 10 years of People Who Can Eat People Are The Luckiest People On Earth

Posted June 26, 2017, 9:19 p.m. in Tours by Loren

10 years of People Who Can Eat People Are The Luckiest People On Earth

AJJ will celebrate the 10th anniversary of their second album, People Who Can Eat People Are The Luckiest People On Earth, with a summer your ...

Bands Horseback and Krieg members form Poison Blood

Posted June 25, 2017, 10:32 p.m. in Bands by Loren

Horseback and Krieg members form Poison Blood

Jenks Miller (Horseback) and Neill Jameson (Krieg) have combined on a new project called Poison Blood. Formed under with the goal to produce more "straightforward ...

Poison Blood Tracklisting:
The Scourge and the GestaltDeformed LightsMyths from the DesertA Cracked and Desolate SkyThe Flower of SerpentsShelter Beneath the SeaFrom the LashCircles of Salt

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Tours P.O.S. fall tour

Posted June 25, 2017, 10:16 p.m. in Tours by Loren

P.O.S. fall tour

P.O.S - Chill, dummy

Following the release earlier this year of Chill, Dummy, P.O.S. will embark on a US tour this fall, starting in September. He'll ...

P.O.S F/W 2017 TOUR with special guest B L A C K I E Tour Dates7/15 - Rochester, MN - Forager Brewing*
​7/28 - Chicago, IL - Subterranean^ -
7/29-7/30 - Chicago, IL - Wicker Park Festival^
9/3 - Salt Lake City, UT - Crucialfest*
9/11 - Milwaukee, WI - Cactus Club
9/12 - Grand Rapids, MI - The Stache
9/13 - Lansing, MI - Mac's Bar
9/14 - Toledo, OH - The Ottawa Tavern
9/15 - Indianapolis, IN - Emerson Theater
9/16 - Memphis, TN - Hi-Tone
9/17 - Nashville - TN - Exit/In
9/19 - Wichita, KS - Barleycorn's
9/20 - Omaha, NE - Slowdown
9/21 - Kansas City, MO - The Riot Room
9/22 - Iowa City, IA - Blue Moose Tap House
9/23 - St. Louis, MO - Blueberry Hill
9/24 - Dubuque, IA - The Lift
10/4 - Los Angeles, CA - Union - Jewel's Room
10/5 - San Diego, CA - Soda Bar
10/6 - San Francisco, CA - Neck of The Woods
10/7 - Sacramento, CA - Goldfield Trading Post
10/8 - Reno, NV - The Rack
10/11 - Eugene, OR - WOW Hall
10/12 - Portland, OR - Mississippi Studios
10/13 - Vancouver, BC - Fortune Sound*
10/14 - Bellingham, WA - Wild Buffalo*
10/16 - Seattle, WA - The Crocodile
10/17 - Boise, ID - Reef
10/19 - Ft. Collins, CO - Hodi's Half Note
10/20 - Colorado Springs, CO - The Black Sheep
10/21 - Denver, CO - Marquis Theater
10/24 - Fargo, ND - The Aquarium
* B L A C K I E  not appearing
^ Doomtree show​

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Records Lydia Lunch and Cypress Grove Under The Covers

Posted June 25, 2017, 9:13 p.m. in Records by Loren

On Friday June 23, Lydia Lunch and Cypress Grove released a new 11-song covers album with a wide range of artists that range from Jon ...

Track ListingOde to Billie JoeBreakdownA Thousand Miles Of Bad RoadBlaze of GloryRed, White And Pink Slip BluesMidnight RiderThe SpyI Want YouWon't Leave You AloneDo It AgainLow

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Tours Neurosis in South America

Posted June 22, 2017, 8:25 a.m. in Tours by Loren

Neurosis in South America

Neurosis will bring their live show to South America for the first time this December, as the band has announced tour dates in the continent ...

NEUROSIS Tour Dates:7/01/2017 Roskilde Festival - Roskilde, DK7/02/2017 Kraken - Stockholm, SE w/ Wolfbrigade & Author & Punisher7/03/2017 Pustervik - Gothenburg, SE w/ Author & Punisher7/04/2017 Tavastia - Helsinki, FI w/ Dark Buddha Rising7/05/2017 Eistnaflug - Neskaupstadur, IS7/27/2017 Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL w/ Amenra 7/28/2017 Thalia Hall - Chicago, IL w/ Converge, Amenra 7/29/2017 St Andrews - Detroit, MI w/ Converge, Amenra 7/30/2017 Rex Theatre - Pittsburgh, PA w/ Converge, Amenra 8/01/2017 Metropolis - Montreal, QC w/ Converge, Amenra 8/02/2017 Danforth Music Hall - Toronto, ON w/ Converge, Amenra 8/03/2017 College St. Music Hall - New Haven, CT w/ Converge, Amenra 8/04/2017 Warsaw - Brooklyn, NY w/ Converge, Amenra [SOLD OUT]8/05/2017 Warsaw - Brooklyn, NY w/ Converge, Amenra 8/06/2017 Royale - Boston, MA w/ Converge, Amenra 8/07/2017 Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA w/ Converge, Amenra 8/18-20/2017 Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, NV @ Psycho Las Vegas 10/28-29/2017 Ram's Head Live - Baltimore Maryland @ Days Of Darkness 12/08/2017 Clash Club - São Paulo, BR12/09/2017 Teatro Vorterix - Buenos Aires, AR12/10/2017 Club Blondie - Santiago, CL

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Tours Andrew W.K. full band tour

Posted June 13, 2017, 9:31 a.m. in Tours by Loren

Andrew W.K. full band tour

photo by Vicky Pea

With a new album planned later this year on Sony Music, Andrew W.K. has announced several USA and UK dates for this fall, witht ...

Andrew W.K. Tour DatesNorth America Sep 14 - Atlanta, GA - Terminal West Sep 17 - Chicago, IL - Riot Fest Sep 18 - Minneapolis, MN - First Avenue Sep 20 - Kansas City, MO - Record Bar Sep 21 - Denver, CO - Summit Music Hall Sep 22 - Salt Lake City, UT - Metro Music HallSep 24 - Seattle, WA - Neumos Sep 25 - Portland, OR - Wonder Ballroom Sep 27 - San Francisco, CA - Independent Sep 29 - Los Angeles, CA - The Regent Oct 01 - Phoenix, AZ - Crescent BallroomOct 03 - Austin, TX - Mohawk Oct 04 - Dallas, TX - House of Blues Oct 05 - Houston, TX - House of Blues Oct 07 - St. Louis, MO - Ready RoomOct 08 - Cincinnati, OH - Bogart's Oct 09 - Pittsburgh, PA - Mr SmallsOct 11 - Philadelphia, PA - Theater of Living Arts Oct 12 - Washington, DC - Rock & Roll Hotel Oct 13 - Brooklyn, NY - WarsawOct 14 - Boston, MA - Brighton Music Hall Oct 17 - Toronto, ON - Opera HouseOct 18 - Detroit, MI - St. Andrew's Hall Oct 19 - Columbus, OH - A&R Bar Oct 20 - Milwaukee, WI - The Rave 
UKNov 09 - Portsmouth, UK - Wedgewood Rooms Nov 10 - London, UK - 02 Forum Kentish TownNov 11 - Cardiff, Wales - Great HallNov 12 - Norwich, UK - Waterfront Nov 13 - Manchester, UK - 02 Ritz Nov 14 - Glasgow, SCO - Garage Nov 15 - Birmingham, UK - 02 Academy 2
Mexico Nov 18 - Mexico City, MEX - Corona Capital

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