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Slits documentary coming to DVD

Posted July 8, 2018, 11:07 a.m.

Previously released in the UK, Here To Be Heard: The Story Of THE SLITS was recently released in North America by MVD Entertainment Group in a deluxe DVD package and digital formats.

Formed in London in 1976, the band is credited as being the first all girl punk band.

The documentary features input from former members Viv Albertine, Ari Up, Palmolive, Tessa Pollitt, Bruce Smith, Hollie Cook, plus Vivien Goldman (NYU's Punk Professor), Don Letts (former manager and documentarian), Paul Cook (Sex Pistols drummer), and more.

Vocalist Ari Up passed away in 2010.


New Needs

Posted June 17, 2018, 1:32 p.m.

Vancouver's Needs have a new song out now and a new album soon to come.

The band premiered "Everybody Makes Me Steaks" in video format earlier this week, here:

The song comes from their June 22 sophomore release Limitations, which will be released on File Under: Music.

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Videos Taken release their first ever video

Posted May 10, 2018, 7:53 p.m.

The reunited Taken have offered up a video (the band's first) for the song "Reflect" off their new EP, With Regard To, which released last month on April 27. The EP is the band ...

Videos A new Dead To Me song

Posted May 6, 2018, 5:35 p.m.

A new Dead To Me song

photo by Lindsey Byrnes

Dead to Me are back with a new video for "Would It Kill You?" Currently working on a new album with Chris Dugan (Green Day, Iggy Pop), the new song explores consumer culture and more ...

Videos Alice in Chains releases new song

Posted May 6, 2018, 10:01 a.m.

Alice in Chains releases new song

photo by Pamela Littky

Alice in Chains, currently on the road (in New York tonight), have released a video for "The One You Know" from their upcoming (and still to be titled) album. "The One You Know" is embedded ...

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Videos SPB premiere: "This Exists" by Tongue Party

Posted April 26, 2018, 8:17 a.m. in Videos by Loren

SPB is sharing a brand new video from Tongue Party. Taken from their soon to release album Looking for a Painful Death, the song “This ...

Tongue Party will play a record release show on May 5 at Hexagon Bar in Minneapolis with labelmates Bummer, plus New Primals and YANA. 10 pm, 21+, free.
Photo by Greg Schaal

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Videos The Godfathers of Hardcore is RSD's official 2018 film

Posted April 3, 2018, 9:40 p.m. in Videos by Loren

The Godfathers of Hardcore is RSD's official 2018 film

The Godfathers of Hardcore, a feature-length documentary about Agnostic Front, has been chosen as the official film of Record Store Day 2018. As a part ...

The Godfathers of Hardcore is on the festival circuit now:
Apr 7, 2018    Florida Film Festival  Orlando, Florida
Apr 13, 2018  Florida Film Festival  Orlando, Florida
Apr 13, 2018  Phoenix Film Festival  Phoenix, Arizona
Apr 14, 2018  Phoenix Film Festival Phoenix, Arizona
Apr 28, 2018  Independent Film Festival Boston Boston, MA
May 27, 2018 Punk Rock Bowling Festival, Las Vegas NV (SOLD OUT) 
May 28, 2018 Punk Rock Bowling Festival, Las Vegas NV (SOLD OUT)

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Videos Alice Bag releases new video

Posted March 9, 2018, 8:57 p.m. in Videos by Loren

Alice Bag has a new video for the song “Se Cree Joven" from her upcoming second solo album, Blueprint. The new album will release on ...

3/9: Long Beach, CA @ Alex’s Bar3/10: Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium3/13: Don Giovanni Records Showcase @ Sidewinder, 9:45pm - SXSW3/24: Oakland, CA @ Starline Social Club3/25: San Francisco, CA @ Amoeba MusicIn-Store Performance + Signing, 2pm3/25: Oakland, CA @ 1,2,3,4 Go!4/7: Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo5/1: Long Beach @ Museum of Latin American Art6/16: Pittsburgh, PA @ Ladyfest

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Videos First new Iceage song since 2014

Posted Feb. 17, 2018, 8:51 p.m. in Videos by Loren

Iceage, set to hit the road for US tour this spring, have released a new song and video, "Catch It" (below). The new song is ...

Iceage Tour Dates:Wed. May 2 – Copenhagen, DE @ Hotel CecilFri. May 4 – Berlin, DE @ Private ClubSat. May 5 – Amsterdam, NE @ BitterzoetMon. May 7 – Paris, FR @ Petit BainTue. May 8 – London, UK @ ScalaThu. May 10 - Seattle, WA @ Nordic MuseumWed. May 16 - New York, NY @ Bowery BallroomThu. May 17 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian ChurchFri. May 18 - Washington, DC @ Union StageSat. May 19 - Richmond, VA @ The CamelSun. May 20 - Carrboro, NC @ Cat's CradleMon. May 21 - Nashville, TN @ Mercy LoungeTue. May 22 - Atlanta, GA @ The EarlWed. May 23 - Birmingham, AL @ SaturnThu. May 24 - New Orleans, LA @ SantosFri. May 25 - Houston, TX @ Rockefeller’sSat. May 26 - Dallas, TX @ Club DadaSun. May 27 - Austin, TX @ BarracudaTue. June 5 - San Diego, CA @ The Casbah *Wed. June 6 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent Theater *Thu. June 7 – Felton, CA @ Don Quixote’s International Music Hall *Fri. June 8 - San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall *Sat. June 9 - Sonoma, CA @ Huichica Music Festival *Mon. June 11 - Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios *Tue. June 12 - Vancouver, BC @ The Astoria *Thu. June 14 - Spokane, WA @ The Bartlett *Fri. June 15 - Bozeman, MT @ The Rialto *Sat. June 16 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court *Sun. June 17 - Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater *Mon. June 18 - Omaha, NE @ Waiting Room *Tue. June 19 - Minneapolis, MN @ 7th St Entry *Wed June 20 - Milwaukee, WI @ Cactus Club *Fri. June 22 - Detroit, MI @ El Club *Sat. June 23 - Toronto, ON @ Lee's Palace *Sun. June 24 - Ottawa, ON @ The 27 Club *Mon. June 25 - Montreal, QC @ La Sala Rossa *Tue. June 26 - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace *Wed. June 27 - Boston, MA @ The Sinclair *The. June. 28 – New York, NY @ Market Hotel ** = with Mary Lattimore

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Videos L7 came back to bitch

Posted Feb. 11, 2018, 1:16 p.m. in Videos by Loren

Reformed L7 has released their second new single following an 18 year break. The band, who reunited last year amid the release of documentary Pretend ...

L7 Tour Dates 4/11: Boston, MA @ Paradise4/13: Philadelphia, PA @ Trocadero4/15: Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom4/16: Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Club4/18: Indianapolis, IN @ Vogue4/19: Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue

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Videos New song from The Scutches

Posted Feb. 11, 2018, 11:14 a.m. in Videos by Loren

New York pop-punks The Scutches hae a new video out to get fans ready for their upcoming new album Negatory (Something To Do Records). To ...

Videos 1971 honor former member in new song

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 10:48 p.m. in Videos by Loren

1971 have released a new video for the song "Anxiety (In the Depths of Northwestern Ontario)." The song was written for member Cameron Glen Crnston ...

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