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Get a whiff of the new Whiffs

Posted Oct. 27, 2019, 11:28 a.m.
Get a whiff of the new Whiffs

Kansas City power pop group The Whiffs will release the new Another Whiff on Dec. 6, their debut full-length. The band has also shared lead single "Shakin' All Over," below, before they hit the road on Nov. 13-Nov. 24 with The Get Up Kids

The group previously released Take A Whiff EP in 2017. The new album releases on Dig! Records.

The Whiffs - Another Whiff - DIG009 by DIG! Records
The Whiffs dates w/ the Get Up Kids:
Nov. 13 Denver, CO @ Oriental Theatre Nov. 14 Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge Nov. 15 Boise, ID @ The Shredder Nov. 16 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Nov. 17 Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile Nov. 19 San Francisco, CA @ Beat American Music HallNov. 20 Fresno, CA @ Strummer’s Nov. 21 Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex Nov. 22 Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction Nov. 23 San Diego, CA @ Soda BarNov. 24 Phoenix, AZ @ Crescent Ballroom

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A collection of The World Is A Terrible Place

Posted Oct. 26, 2019, 11:54 a.m.
A collection of The World Is A Terrible Place

photo by Connor Feimster

A decade after forming in Willimantic, CT, The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die will release Assorted Works, A Collection Of Rarities. The 20-track collection includes material from splits, EPs, and rare releases and will be issues by Lesser Matters/Triple Crown.

The group last released Always Foreign in 2017. The group will be on tour with Harmony Woods, beginning this week including a stop at The Fest 18.


Assorted Works track listing
1. I Will Be OK. Everything2. Mega Steve3. Bread For Brett4. Wait... What?5. To The Janitor, To The King6. To Miss Catherine (A Birthday Gift. I'm Sorry I Can't Do Better. But Still...)7. blank #68. Be Neon With Me9. Beverly Wyatt10. Gig Life (Lathe Cut Version)11. Fat Heaven12. A Note From The Author February 1st To The Author January 21st13. We Carry Knives14. From The Crow's Nest On Fire Street15. Outer Heaven16. Even More Forever17. Katamari Duquette18. Chest & Shirt19. Smoke & Felt20. Body Without Organs
Tour Dates w/ Harmony Woods:
10/29 - Washington DC @ Songbyrd10/30 - Virginia Beach, VA @ The Bunker11/1 - Gainesville, FL @ FEST (The Wooly)11/4 - Atlanta, GA @ Drunken Unicorn11/5 - Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle (Back Room)11/6 - Richmond, VA @ Richmond Music Hall11/7 - Asbury Park, NJ @ AP Brewery11/8 - Brooklyn, NY @ Rough Trade NYC11/9 - Amityville, NY @ Amityville Music Hall11/10 - Boston, MA @ Great Scott

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Records New Wire in the new year

Posted Oct. 26, 2019, 11:23 a.m.

New Wire in the new year

photo by Ferugs Kelly

Wire has announced its 17th studio album, titled Mind Hive and set for release on Jan. 24 on the the group's own pinkflag record label. The band has shared "Cactused" from the upcoming release ...

Records Blues Lawyer offers Something Different

Posted Oct. 26, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

Blues Lawyer offers Something Different

photo by Ailand Keely

Pre-orders are now open for Something Different, the second effort from Oakland, CA's Blues Lawyer. The lo-fi slacker punk group will play a record release party on Nov. 8 in Oakland. Something Different is ...

Records Anti-Flag's 20/20 Vision

Posted Oct. 26, 2019, 10:25 a.m.

Anti-Flag's 20/20 Vision

photo by Jake Stark

On Jan. 17, 220, Anti-Flag return with 20/20 Vision, a new record from the Pittsburgh punks that releases on Spinefarm Records. The band will be on tour throughout the winter, including the US, UK ...

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Records SPB Premiere: "A Ways Away From Me" by Slumberbox

Posted Oct. 21, 2019, 9:35 a.m. in Records by Andy

SPB Premiere: "A Ways Away From Me" by Slumberbox

After debuting with a self-titled 2017 EP, Seattle's Slumberbox is gearing up for the release of new EP, Estoy Listo, Quiero Morirme.  Google Translate ...

Estoy Listo, Quiero Morime by Slumberbox

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Records Audio Karate's lost album: found and remixed

Posted Oct. 20, 2019, 8:59 p.m. in Records by Loren

Audio Karate's lost album: found and remixed

Last Friday, Audio Karate released the lost and now found record Malo, originally intended as a follow-up to 2004's Lady Melody. The record was ...

Records Deerhoof 25th anniversary reissues

Posted Oct. 20, 2019, 9:54 a.m. in Records by Loren

Deerhoof 25th anniversary reissues

The first three Deerhoof albums are being reissued in honor of the band's 25th anniversary. Originally on CD, Holdypaws (Kill Rock Stars), The Man ...

Records Body Stuff EP 3

Posted Oct. 15, 2019, 6:41 p.m. in Records by Loren

Body Stuff EP 3

Body Stuff 3

On January 10, Curran Reynolds and Ryan Jones will release Body Stuff 3. The duo features former members of Today Is The Day, with Reynolds ...

Track list:
1) Spies2) On the Run3) Inches4) New York in the Rain5) Words

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Records New song from Mark Lind, new LP to come

Posted Oct. 15, 2019, 5:19 p.m. in Records by Loren

New song from Mark Lind, new LP to come

Featuring the former Ducky Boys frontman Mark Lind, the aptly dubbed Mark Lind and The Unloved have announced they will relase a new album named ...

Records New Beach Slang in January (with guest bassist)

Posted Oct. 14, 2019, 7:21 p.m. in Records by Loren

New Beach Slang in January (with guest bassist)

photo by Loren Green

After releasing the MPLS covers EP earlier this year, Beach Slang has announced a new record in early 2020 featuring guest bassist Tommy Stinson (The ...

Beach National Tour Dates # = w/ Goo Goo Dolls10/22: Brooklyn, NY @ St. Vitus11/5: Hamden, CT @ Space Ballroom11/7: Pittsburgh, PA @ Smiling Moose11/8: Kalamazoo, MI @ Kalamazoo State Theatre #11/9: Appleton, WI @ Fox Cities Performing Arts Center #11/10: Madison, WI @ Orpheum Theater #11/12: Louisville, KY @ Palace Theatre #11/13: Huntsville, AL @ Mark C. Smith Concert Hall at the Von Braun Center #11/15: Chattanooga, TN @ Tivoli Theater #11/16: Knoxville, TN @ Tennessee Theatre #11/17: Charleston, SC @ Charleston Gaillard Center #11/19: Richmond, VA @ Carpenter Theatre #11/20: Columbus, OH @ Palace Theatre #11/22: Hershey, PA @ Hershey Theatre #11/23: Atlantic City, NJ @ Tropicana Showroom at Tropicana Atlantic City #11/25: Toronto, ON @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre #11/26: Buffalo, NY @ Mohawk Place

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Records Jeff Rosenstock live: Thanks, Sorry!

Posted Oct. 14, 2019, 6 p.m. in Records by Loren

Jeff Rosenstock live: Thanks, Sorry!

photo by Hiro Tanaka

Jeff Rosenstock wil soon release a live record, recorded over four nights at The Bowery Ballroom in New York, NY. It released on a triple ...

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