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Scene Point Blank Podcast: Episode 4

Scene Point Blank Podcast: Episode 4

New year, new episode of our podcast! This month our legendary contributor BJ Rochinich has a bunch of new music (including Clevinger, Ruins and Spirits) and some of our recent features make an appearance. You can check out Episode 4 below, and subscribe in all the usual places (including iTunes here).

Playlist

Clevinger - Twenty One
Ruins - Shiver
Spirits

Contributing Labels

Salinas Records
Halo of Flies Records
Coin Toss Records

SPB Features

Pass the Mic: Artists
Pass the Mic: Labels
Interview with AJJ
Clevinger’s Personal/Professional Stream
SPB Blog

SPB Online

Twitter
Facebook

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SPB exclusive: Clevinger's Personal / Professional

SPB exclusive: Clevinger's Personal / Professional

Clevinger - Personal / Professional

Scene Point Blank is happy to kick off 2017 with an exclusive stream of the new Clevinger full-length, Personal / Professional. The album is set to release on March 10 via Salinas Records with pre-orders open now.

Union lawyer, teacher, engineer, and news writers by day, Detroit's Clevinger play equally gruff and melodic punk by night. Personal / Professional is the band's first LP.

 

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Records Black Sabbath: The Ultimate Collection

Posted Jan. 22, 2017, 11 a.m.

Black Sabbath: The Ultimate Collection

Rhino Records is giving attention to metal gatekeepers Black Sabbath with the new 4-LP collection The Ultimate Collection, out on Feb. 3. The 31-song collection was remastered by engineer Andy Pearce and was curated by ...

Records Upcoming from Woe

Posted Jan. 21, 2017, 9:31 p.m.

Upcoming from Woe

Samantha Marble

This March Woe will release a new album, Hope Attrition, coming out on Vendetta Records. The album is the bands first in four years and is described as "a dark, mournful work that draws from ...

MP3s Cvlt Nation covers Black Sabbath self-titled

Posted Jan. 21, 2017, 8:54 p.m.

Cvlt Nation covers Black Sabbath self-titled

photo by Loren Green

In a continuation of The CVLT Nation Sessions, the website is now streaming a covers compilation of Black Sabbath's debut record. Covers of the record's eight songs are done by the likes of ...

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Tours Norway's Aurora hits Australia

Posted Jan. 18, 2017, 9:49 p.m. in Tours by T

Norway's Aurora hits Australia

Aurora Aksnes, known mononymously as AURORA, is a Norwegian singer-songwriter that released her debut full-length All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend (featuring hit ...

Her performance of Conqueror, the first single to be lifted from her album, is a ball of energy, spark and personality. With her shimmering and dancing across the stage, AURORA proves she’s doing exactly what she is born to do.

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Tours Moonraker tour

Posted Jan. 17, 2017, 7:17 p.m. in Tours by Loren

Moonraker tour

Santa Clarita, CA's Moonraker have announced a winter US tour kicking off in Albuquerque on Jan. 21 and later circling back to Phoenix a ...

1/21 - Albuquerque, New Mexico - Winning Coffee
1/27 - Santa Clarita, California - Drifters
1/29 - Oakland, California - TBA
1/30 - Portland, Oregon - Twilight Cafe and Bar
1/31 - Seattle, Washington - The Kraken
2/1 - Vancouver, British Columbia - need help
2/2 - Calgary, Alberta - need help
2/3 - Regina, Saskatchewan - The Mercury
2/4 - Winnipeg, Manitoba - The Cavern
2/5 - Fargo, North Dakota - TBA
2/6 - Omaha, Nebraska - Dr. Jack's
2/7 - Cedar Falls, Iowa - The Black Hole
2/8 - Chicago, Illinois - The Burlington Bar
2/9 - Grand Rapids, Michigan - Mulligan's
2/10 - Toronto, Ontario - Stop Drop and Roll
2/11 - Montreal, Quebec - TBA
2/13 - Salem, Massachusetts - Opus
2/14 - Brooklyn, New York - Muchmoore's
2/15 - Trenton, New Jersey - Millhill Basement
2/16 - Norfolk, Virginia - Norfolk Taproom
2/17 - Durham, North Carolina - TBA
2/18 - Charlotte, North Carolina - House Show
2/19 - Atlanta, Georgia - need help
2/20 - Jackson, Mississippi - need help
2/21 - Fort Worth, Texas - TBA
2/22 - Huchinson, Kansas - The Rusty Needle
2/23 - Denver, Colorado - Scruffy Murphy's
2/24 - Albuquerque, New Mexico - TBA
2/25 - Las Cruces, New Mexico - TBA
2/26 - Phoenix, Arizona - TBA 
Track list:
1. The Horse I Rode In On
2. Some Enchanted Evening
3.  Me vs Everyone
4.  Wax Bath
 5. The Gangs Returned to Class and Became Honor Students
 6.  Sandpaper Skin
 7. The Story Is Happy End
 8. Bronze Boys
 9.  X-Rays
 10. The Illusionist
 11. No, I Think You're the Tarpit
 12. And the Hearse I Rode Out In

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Tours Radiohead US dates in 2017

Posted Jan. 17, 2017, 8:16 a.m. in Tours by Loren

Radiohead US dates in 2017

photo by Alex Lake

After returning last year with the release of A Moon Shaped Pool, Radiohead will play nine US dates in late March through early April across ...

March 30 - American Airlines Arena - Miami, FLApril 1 - Philips Arena - Atlanta, GAApril 3 - Smoothie King Center - New Orleans, LAApril 5 - Sprint Center - Kansas City, MOApril 8 - Key Arena - Seattle, WAApril 9 - Moda Center - Portland, ORApril 11 - Santa Barbara Bowl - Santa Barbara, CA* Tickets limited to 2 per order April 14 - Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival - Indio, CAApril 17 - Greek Theatre - Berkeley, CAApril 18 - Greek Theatre - Berkeley, CAApril 21 - Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival - Indio, CA

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Records David Bowie posthumously releases 4 track EP

Posted Jan. 14, 2017, 2:39 p.m. in Records by Matt

David Bowie posthumously releases 4 track EP

On what would have been David Bowie's 70th birthday, January 8th 2017, a new song "No Plan" was released online with an accompanying video ...

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Music News First 100 Days series

Posted Jan. 14, 2017, 10:35 a.m. in Music News by Loren

First 100 Days series

photo by Scott Wilkinson

The Secretly Group curated 30 Songs, 30 Days, has announced a compilation titled Our First 100 Days. With songs from Angel Olsen, Will Oldham, Mountain ...

Records Jim and the French Vanilla

Posted Jan. 12, 2017, 9:36 p.m. in Records by Loren

Jim and the French Vanilla

Jim and the French Vanilla - Afraid of the House

Jim Blaha of The Blind Shake will release a full-length solo album under the name Jim and the French Vanilla on Feb. 10. The album ...

Records Tim Kasher (Cursive) third solo LP

Posted Jan. 12, 2017, 6:24 p.m. in Records by Loren

Tim Kasher (Cursive) third solo LP

photo by Shervin Lainez

Tim Kasher, also of Cursive and The Good Life, will be releasing a new solo effort on March 3. Titled No Resolution, it's his ...

No Resolution track listing:Not Over You PreludeRuntsBreak Me OpenNo SecretAn Answer For Everything: Jean Kills the PartyHolding OutRunts Reprise: Wandering EyesHollowNo Secret Reprise: Meet Shawna and TracyMessesAn Answer For EverythingHolding Out Reprise: Heading OutPost ScriptHollow: Kyle's SmokeNot Over YouTim Kasher tour dates:MAR. 9 HAMBURG, DE KLEINER DONNERMAR. 10 BREMEN, DE KARTONMAR. 11 OSNABRUCK, DE KLEINE FREIHEITMAR. 12 BERLIN, DE MONARCHMAR. 13 GOTTINGEN, DE DOTSMAR. 14 KOLN, DE WELTEMPFANGERMAR. 15 WIESBADEN, DE SCHLACHTHOFMAR. 16 SAARBRUCKEN, DE MAUERPFEILERMAR. 17 SCHWEINFURT, DE STADTBAHNHOFMAR. 18 MUNCHEN, DE CORDMAR. 19 REGENSBURG, DE ALTE MALZEREIMAR. 20 FREIBURG, DE SWAMPMAR. 21 WINTERTHUR, DE KRAFTFELDAPR. 25 DENVER, CO LARIMER LOUNGE*APR. 26 SALT LAKE CITY, UT URBAN LOUNGE*APR. 27 BOISE, ID NEUROLUX*APR. 28 SPOKANE, WA THE BARTLETT*APR. 29 SEATTLE, WA BARBOZA*APR. 30 PORTLAND, OR MISSISSIPPI STUDIOS*MAY 2 SAN FRANCISCO, CA THE CHAPEL*MAY 3 LOS ANGELES, CA THE ECHO*MAY 4 SAN DIEGO, CA CASBAH*MAY 5 LAS VEGAS, NV THE BUNKHOUSE SALOON*MAY 6 PHOENIX, AZ VALLEY BAR*MAY 8 AUSTIN, TX BARRACUDA*MAY 9 DALLAS, TX DOUBLE WIDE*MAY 10 NORMAN, OK OPOLIS*MAY 12 OMAHA, NE WAITING ROOM** Allison Weiss supports

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