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Bands: American Nightmare EP

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 1:52 p.m.

Bands: American Nightmare EP

American Nightmare have announced a late winter tour with Ceremony, kicking off next February. In conjunction, the band will release the new Life Support EP on ... read more

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MP3s: Out now, listen to the new Gino and the Goons

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 1:25 p.m.

MP3s: Out now, listen to the new Gino and the Goons

Founded in 2007, Gino and the Goons are back with another blast of r 'n' r in the form of Off the Rails, releasted on ... read more

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Records: Personality Cult on Dirtnap

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 12:56 p.m.

Records: Personality Cult on Dirtnap

For Valentine's Day next year, Dirtnap Records will release the latest LP by Personality Cult. It follows the group's Drunken Sialor self-titled record and was ... read more

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Records: Cro-Mags release another EP

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 12:27 p.m.

Records: Cro-Mags release another EP

After years between new material, and a legal battle over the band name, Cro-Mags have released another new 3-song EP, this one titiled From The ... read more

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Bands: The Andrew W.K. sweater collection (and a new record)

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 12:16 p.m.

Bands: The Andrew W.K. sweater collection (and a new record)

Andrew W.K. is in the holiday spirit, selling a series of new decorated sweaters complete with his iconic bloody face image, pizza, tacos, and more. ... read more

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Records: New from Fliege

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 11:23 a.m.

Records: New from Fliege

With a new record slated for Jan. 31, 2020, Fliege is back with teaser track "The Invisible Seam" now, streaming at Decibel. After basing their ... read more

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Labels: Sprain join The Flenser

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 10:54 a.m.

Labels: Sprain join The Flenser

The Flenser has inked Los Angeles, CA's Sprain to the label, a band who takes a winding '90s rock base with layered notes of depression ... read more

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Shows: The full Ian's Party lineup

Posted Dec. 7, 2019, 10:23 a.m.

Shows: The full Ian's Party lineup

Ian's Party, the annual new year's kickoff party in Chicagoland, has announced the second wave of artists who will perform over the three-day festival fom ... read more

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Records: Date set for Human Impact

Posted Dec. 6, 2019, 8:16 p.m.

Human Impact, featuring members of Unsane, Cop Shoot Cop, and Swans, will release their debut album on March 13, 2020 on Ipecac Recordings. While the release date is still three months off, the band has shared "November" from the upcoming record, below. The band is based in New York and includes ... read more

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Tours: Faith No More Europe 2020

Posted Dec. 2, 2019, 7:14 p.m.

Tours: Faith No More Europe 2020

Following the news that Faith No More will return to Europe for the first time in five years in 2020 for dates at Hellfest, Mad ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Notches - New Kinda Love

Posted Dec. 1, 2019, 9:58 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Notches - New Kinda Love

To end 2019, Scene Point Blank is featuring the brand new LP New Kinda Love by Notches. It is the third record from the Seacoast, ... read more

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Records: If Life Is A Gift, It's In Very Poor Taste

Posted Nov. 30, 2019, 5:25 p.m.

Records: If Life Is A Gift, It's In Very Poor Taste

The final, fourth, installment in Street Sects' Gentrification EP series released this month, with the post-industrial duo sharing a video to track "If Life is a ... read more

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Labels: Rotzak on White Russian

Posted Nov. 30, 2019, 5:17 p.m.

Labels: Rotzak on White Russian

White Russian Records has announced the signing of Rotzak, from Diest, Belgium. The band has a new singe titled "The Big Leap" (shared below), with ... read more

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Records: Wolf-Face Still Golden release

Posted Nov. 26, 2019, 8:53 p.m.

Records: Wolf-Face Still Golden release

Say-10 Records is offering pre-orders for the soon to release Still Golden record by Wolf-Face which, according to bandcamp, has a Dec. 3 release date. The band ... read more

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Tours: AJJ tour dates in the new year

Posted Nov. 24, 2019, 2:52 p.m.

Tours: AJJ tour dates in the new year

AJJ has announced a headlining tour where they'll be joined by Xiu Xiu, Tacocat, and Emperor X, this winter just after the Jan. 17 release ... read more

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Tours: Wonder Years 2020 tour announced

Posted Nov. 24, 2019, 12:55 p.m.

Tours: Wonder Years 2020 tour announced

Starting on Feb. 20, 2020, The Wonder Years will embark on a headlining US tour, joined by support from Free Throw, Spanish Love Songs, and ... read more

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Records: New Blackqueen is streaming in full

Posted Nov. 24, 2019, 12:30 p.m.

Records: New Blackqueen is streaming in full

The Destructive Cycle, a new LP by Blackqueen, is out now (released on Friday Nov. 22). It's out now on CD (Super Sargasso) and digital ... read more

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Tours: Swans' North American dates 2020

Posted Nov. 24, 2019, 10:54 a.m.

Tours: Swans' North American dates 2020

Following the release of leaving meaning., Swans' fifteenth studio album, the band has announced a North American tour in the spring of 2020. The tour ... read more

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Labels: Wiretap adds Movin In Stereo

Posted Nov. 24, 2019, 10:13 a.m.

Labels: Wiretap adds Movin In Stereo

Calling Gothenburg, Sweden home, Movin In Stereo have joined Wiretap Records for a new EP in early 2020. The new EP will be named New ... read more

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Records: Oh Sees...on 8-track

Posted Nov. 23, 2019, 11:19 a.m.

Records: Oh Sees...on 8-track

'Tis the season for limited edition releases...like a new box set of 8-track tapes of Oh Sees albums, released on Monday Nov. 25 by 5Seven ... read more

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Records: Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band cover Nevermind (in full)

Posted Nov. 23, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

Records: Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band cover Nevermind (in full)

In 2011 Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band recorded a full album cover of Nirvana's breakthrough record Nevermind. As of yesterday, that recording is finally ... read more

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Records: Motives announces 2020 record on Smartpunk

Posted Nov. 23, 2019, 10:25 a.m.

Records: Motives announces 2020 record on Smartpunk

Motives will soon release a new full-length on Smartpunk Records. Titled Death Throes, preorders are open now with plans for a 2020 release. “Really excited to ... read more

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Tours: Cattle Decapitation tour

Posted Nov. 23, 2019, 10:01 a.m.

Tours: Cattle Decapitation tour

Cattle Decapitation kicked off a new tour last night, playing dates with Atheist, Full Of Hell, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, and Vitriol along the ... read more

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Tours: The Arrivals schedule two December shows

Posted Nov. 17, 2019, 1:57 p.m.

Tours: The Arrivals schedule two December shows

The Arrivals, who last released Volatile Molotov in 2010 (Recess Records), has announced two rare live dates -- one in Minneapolis, MN and the other in Chicago, ... read more

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Videos: Drakulas "Level Up"

Posted Nov. 17, 2019, 10:51 a.m.

Videos: Drakulas

Drakulas recently unveiled the title track to their upcoming Dine Alone Records debut, Level Up. "Level Up," the song, was teh first song written for the ... read more

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Music News: Gibby Haynes writes young adult book

Posted Nov. 17, 2019, 10:08 a.m.

Music News: Gibby Haynes writes young adult book

Butthole Surfers frontman Gibby Haynes has completed a young adult focused coming of age piece of fiction titled Me and Mr. Cigar. The story is described ... read more

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Records: Aaron Turner solo debut

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 4:58 p.m.

Records: Aaron Turner solo debut

Aaron Turner, co-founder of SIGE Records and a frequent musical collaborator with the likes of Old Man Gloom, Mamiffer, Sumac, House of Low Culture, and ... read more

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Records: New ...Trail Of Dead in 2020

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 11:13 a.m.

Records: New ...Trail Of Dead in 2020

Although …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead has been relatively inactive in recent yers, the Austin, TX-formed group will celebrate its ... read more

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Records: MONO + A.A. Williams collaboration

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 10:54 a.m.

Records: MONO + A.A. Williams collaboration

A new collaboration from MONO’s Takaakira "Taka" Goto and A.A. Williams has been announced, with a 10" EP that releases digitally in December and on ... read more

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Records: Jeff Rosenstock and Laura Stevenson collaborate on Still Young

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 10:25 a.m.

Records: Jeff Rosenstock and Laura Stevenson collaborate on Still Young

Earlier this week, Jeff Rosenstock and Laura Stevenson released a surprise covers album where the two musician collaborate on a series of Neil Young collections. ... read more

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Shows: Roadburn 2020 to feature Flenser showcase

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 9:38 a.m.

Shows: Roadburn 2020 to feature Flenser showcase

Roadburn 2020 already has a stacked lineup, but the annual 2020 festival, which takes place April 16-19, will also feature a sepcial 10-Year Anniversary Showcase ... read more

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Records: Traverse and Goddamnit split

Posted Nov. 15, 2019, 8:20 p.m.

Records: Traverse and Goddamnit split

Goddamnit (Philadelphia, PA) and Traverse (Paris, France) have come together for both a split LP between the two international bands, but also a joint tour that ... read more

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Videos: '90s ska documentary announces video dates

Posted Nov. 15, 2019, 7:58 p.m.

Videos: '90s ska documentary announces video dates

Pick It Up@ Ska in the '90s, a documentary about third-wave ska of the late twentieth century, will be available on DVD and blu-ray on ... read more

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Records: New Caspian in 2020

Posted Nov. 14, 2019, 12:38 p.m.

Records: New Caspian in 2020

Massachusetts-based Caspian will return with On Circles, the group's first new album in four years, in early 2020. The new record is currently scheduled to ... read more

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Shows: Migration Fest III: next summer

Posted Nov. 13, 2019, 12:13 p.m.

Shows: Migration Fest III: next summer

Details have emerged on Migration Fest III. Hosted by Gilead Media and 20 Buck Spin, the two-day festival takes place at Mr. Smalls in Pittsburgh, ... read more

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Shows: Who is at Psycho Las Vegas 2020?

Posted Nov. 12, 2019, 3:59 p.m.

Shows: Who is at Psycho Las Vegas 2020?

Psycho Las Vegas 2020 has announced wave one of its lineup. The annual festival will run August 14-16, 2020 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. ... read more

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Tours: OM dates

Posted Nov. 12, 2019, 1:55 p.m.

Tours: OM dates

OM ON THE RANGE 2020 Drag City artists OM have announced a 2020 US tour with Wovenhand. Tickets go on sale later this week for ... read more

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Records: A Piebald Christmas

Posted Nov. 12, 2019, 1:22 p.m.

Records: A Piebald Christmas

Piebald are back with a new EP this Friday, Nov. 15 on Photo Finish Records. Titled Piebald Presents To You, A Musical Christmas Adventure, the ... read more

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Tours: Three dates with the Jesus Lizard

Posted Nov. 12, 2019, 1:17 p.m.

Tours: Three dates with the Jesus Lizard

Mostly dormant nowadays, the Jesus Lizard has announced three December shows, including a New Years Eve gig in New York, NY. Originally formed in the ... read more

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Bands: Loma Prieta return from hiatus

Posted Nov. 12, 2019, 10:45 a.m.

Bands: Loma Prieta return from hiatus

After a four year hiatus, Loma Prieta will return with a tw-song EP, Continuum b/w Fate, in early 2020. Set to release on Jan. 10 on ... read more

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Tours: Tool announced January tour extension

Posted Nov. 12, 2019, 9:30 a.m.

Tours: Tool announced January tour extension

Tool, who returned to action with the release of Fear Inoculum in August (RCA Records) and is playing in Toronto tonight, has announced another leg ... read more

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Shows: Ian's Party 2020: the lineup (first wave)

Posted Nov. 10, 2019, 1:22 p.m.

Shows: Ian's Party 2020: the lineup (first wave)

The annual New Year's kickoff punk rock celebration known at Ian's Party has announced wave one of its lineup for the coming year.  Taking place ... read more

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Records: World/Inferno Friendship Society are back

Posted Nov. 10, 2019, 12:56 p.m.

Records: World/Inferno Friendship Society are back

World/Inferno Friendship Society return to action with the scheduled release date of All Borders are Porous to Cats, set for release on Jan. 17, 2020 ... read more

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Bands: The book of Ministry

Posted Nov. 10, 2019, 11:54 a.m.

Bands: The book of Ministry

Ministry's Al Jourgensen will release a new visual history book titled Ministry: Prescripture, accompanied by a 7-inch of "(Every Day Is) Halloween (Acoustic), which features Dave ... read more

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Records: New AJJ in new year

Posted Nov. 10, 2019, 11:23 a.m.

Records: New AJJ in new year

AJJ has announced its seventh studio album, to be titled Good Luck Everybody. The new record has a release date of Jan. 17, 2020 and ... read more

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Bands: Dogleg join Triple Crown, plan album

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 1:40 p.m.

Bands: Dogleg join Triple Crown, plan album

Dogleg have released a new video for "Fox," shared below. It's a taste of more to come, as the Michigan group recently signed to Triple ... read more

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Records: The Jim Carroll Band's Catholic Boy on vinyl

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 12:47 p.m.

Records: The Jim Carroll Band's Catholic Boy on vinyl

On Dec. 6, Fat Possum Records will release The Jim Carroll Band's Catholic Boyrecord, originally released in 1980, on magenta-colored vinyl. The limited edition release ... read more

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Bands: 2nd Generation WU

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 12:27 p.m.

Bands: 2nd Generation WU

A new single titled "7.O.D." serves as introduction to 2nd Generation WU. As the name hints, the project is led by iNTeLL (son of U-God) ... read more

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Videos: Body Stuff shows in December

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 11:59 a.m.

Body Stuff has released a video for "New York in the Rain" off the soon-to-come Budy Stuff 3 EP. The Curran Reynolds/Ryan Jones project will release the EP on Jan. 10, 2020. The two also played together in Today Is The Day. "This song looks back on 20 years of life in NYC ... read more

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Tours: Atmosphere: new video, tour news

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 11:32 a.m.

Tours: Atmosphere: new video, tour news

Tickets are now on sale for Atmosphere's early 2020 “The Wherever Tour – North America." To mark the occasion, the duo has a new video ... read more

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Labels: Rise adds Social Animals

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 10:52 a.m.

Labels: Rise adds Social Animals

Rise Records has announced the signing of Social Animals, a Duluth, MN based. The group shared a new video for "Bad Things" (watch it after ... read more

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Shows: Maryland Doom Fest 2020 - Speedealer, Mondo Generator, more

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 10:23 a.m.

Shows: Maryland Doom Fest 2020 - Speedealer, Mondo Generator, more

The Maryland Doom Fest 2020 has announced headliner Speedealer, with performances by Cirith Ungol, Blood Ceremony, Monodo Generator, Witch Mountain, Black Lung, and more. The ... read more

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Records: Northbound debut announced

Posted Nov. 9, 2019, 9:55 a.m.

Records: Northbound debut announced

Northbound, a solo project by Jonathon Fraser, will release its debut on Nov. 22. Titled Soul Kiss, the record releases Nov. 22 on Smartpunk Records. ... read more

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Tours: Bikini Kill 2020

Posted Nov. 7, 2019, 9:54 p.m.

Tours: Bikini Kill 2020

Bikini Kill, who recently played at Riot Fest 2019, have announced a run of 2020 tour dates in the USA, plus a festival stop in ... read more

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Labels: FFOOSS join White Russian Records

Posted Nov. 5, 2019, 2:56 p.m.

Labels: FFOOSS join White Russian Records

Newly signed White Russian Records' artist FFOOSS has a new song, "GTBT" online, showing off what's to come up next Februrary's debut EP My Life ... read more

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MP3s: Say-10 and Smartpunk team up for Fest 18 sampler

Posted Oct. 31, 2019, 2:35 p.m.

MP3s: Say-10 and Smartpunk team up for Fest 18 sampler

As SPB sits in the airport on layover waiting for a flight to Gainesville, we're sharing news of a Say-10 Records/Smartpunk joint label sampler made ... read more

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MP3s: Fall label sampler from Paper + Plastick

Posted Oct. 31, 2019, 1:59 p.m.

MP3s: Fall label sampler from Paper + Plastick

Paper + Plastick Records has announced a new 14-song label sampler, online for free in both download and streaming format. The fall sampler includes new songs ... read more

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Records: SPB featured stream: Soot Sprite - Sharp Tongue EP

Posted Oct. 30, 2019, 7:43 p.m.

Records: SPB featured stream: Soot Sprite - Sharp Tongue EP

Each month we feature a new stream atop the page. This month we’ve partnered with Specialist Subject Records in the UK to share Sharp Tongue ... read more

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Records: Get a whiff of the new Whiffs

Posted Oct. 27, 2019, 11:28 a.m.

Records: 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 ... read more

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Labels: Three new Slovenly releases underway

Posted Oct. 27, 2019, 10:54 a.m.

Labels: Three new Slovenly releases underway

Slovenly has announced three new records coming out on Dec. 6. LPs Night After Night by The Cavemen and Music Inside by Midnite Snaxxx, and EP I Hate Everything bu ... read more

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Bands: Mike Watt on Adult Swim

Posted Oct. 27, 2019, 10:28 a.m.

Bands: Mike Watt on Adult Swim

The debut from Jumpstarted Plowbards, Round One, released earlier this month on Records Records. The project features Mike Watt, Todd Congelliere, and a rotation of ... read more

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Tours: Flipper's 40th anniversary tour

Posted Oct. 27, 2019, 10 a.m.

Tours: Flipper's 40th anniversary tour

The legendary Flipper are on the road this year, celebrating the group's 40th anniversary. The band also shared Flipper, A 40th Anniversary Sex Bomb video compilation ... read more

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Records: A collection of The World Is A Terrible Place

Posted Oct. 26, 2019, 11:54 a.m.

Records: A collection of The World Is A Terrible Place

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 ... read more

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Records: New Wire in the new year

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

Records: New Wire in the new year

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 ... read more

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Records: Blues Lawyer offers Something Different

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

Records: Blues Lawyer offers Something Different

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 ... read more

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Records: Anti-Flag's 20/20 Vision

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

Records: Anti-Flag's 20/20 Vision

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 ... read more

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Bands: Pinch to leave The Damned

Posted Oct. 25, 2019, 9:53 p.m.

Bands: Pinch to leave The Damned

Andrew Pinching, the drummer in The Damned better known as "Pinch," announced today that he will be leaving the long-running group. In a statement, he ... read more

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Labels: Human Impact on Ipecac

Posted Oct. 25, 2019, 9:38 p.m.

Labels: Human Impact on Ipecac

Ipecac recordings has announced that it will release the debut album from New York, NY's noise rock act Human Impact next year. The band includes ... read more

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Bands: Museum Mouth return with new lineup

Posted Oct. 25, 2019, 9:05 p.m.

Bands: Museum Mouth return with new lineup

Museum Mouth have returned from hiatus. The band is back with a new lineup and plans for a new record in 2020. The lineup features ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Still Thinking Of You" by Wish Granters

Posted Oct. 22, 2019, 1:57 p.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Today we’re debuting a brand new song by Wish Granters, a group featuring Mike Watt, Jamie Morrison, Vince Meghrouni, and Mike "Jimmy" Felix. Combined, those ... read more

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Records: Audio Karate's lost album: found and remixed

Posted Oct. 20, 2019, 8:59 p.m.

Records: 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 discovered on an ... read more

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Tours: What's New with Nequient

Posted Oct. 20, 2019, 11:40 a.m.

Tours: What's New with Nequient

Chicago's Nequient are currently on the road, playing dates with Oxx including a stopover in Valdosta, GA, tonight. Both bands are on Nefarious Industries label. ... read more

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Labels: Rad Girlfriend 100 comp (and other label news)

Posted Oct. 20, 2019, 10:07 a.m.

Labels: Rad Girlfriend 100 comp (and other label news)

Rad Girlfriend Records has announced release 100, a 36 song double LP compilation that comes with a 38-page zine. The comp includes new and unreleased ... read more

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Records: Deerhoof 25th anniversary reissues

Posted Oct. 20, 2019, 9:54 a.m.

Records: 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, the King, the ... read more

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Bands: Wish Granters (Mike Watt) debut in November

Posted Oct. 15, 2019, 9:10 p.m.

Bands: Wish Granters (Mike Watt) debut in November

On Nov. 15, Recess Records and Water Under the Bridge Records will release the debut record from Wish Granters. The new project features Mike Watt, plus ... read more

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Records: Body Stuff EP 3

Posted Oct. 15, 2019, 6:41 p.m.

Records: Body Stuff EP 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 as primary songwriter and vocalist.  ... read more

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Records: New song from Mark Lind, new LP to come

Posted Oct. 15, 2019, 5:19 p.m.

Records: 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 ... read more

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Tours: The Locust on the road this fall

Posted Oct. 14, 2019, 7:29 p.m.

Tours: The Locust on the road this fall

The Locust have announced six live dates this October-November, playing in Texas, Colorado, and California, including one date with Big Business. The band went on ... read more

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Records: New Beach Slang in January (with guest bassist)

Posted Oct. 14, 2019, 7:21 p.m.

Records: New Beach Slang in January (with guest bassist)

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 Replacements). ... read more

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Records: Jeff Rosenstock live: Thanks, Sorry!

Posted Oct. 14, 2019, 6 p.m.

Records: Jeff Rosenstock live: Thanks, Sorry!

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 ... read more

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Labels: Bloodshot announced 25th anniversary comp and shows

Posted Oct. 13, 2019, 8:48 p.m.

Labels: Bloodshot announced 25th anniversary comp and shows

Bloodshot Records is celebrating its 25th anniversary as a label this year. On Nov. 8 the label will release a new 22-song compilation to mark ... read more

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MP3s: New single from SNST

Posted Oct. 13, 2019, 11:27 a.m.

MP3s: New single from SNST

The band SNST, featuring Chris Broach (Braid/The Firebird Band) and Sonja Broach -- pronounced "Sunset," by the way -- recently shared a new single online ... read more

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Records: Chicago trio Luggage release new song, new album details

Posted Oct. 13, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Records: Chicago trio Luggage release new song, new album details

Luggage will release their third LP, Shift, next month on Nov. 22 via Corpse Flower. Described an a "monolithic minimalist trio," the new LP follows repetitive, shifting, ... read more

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Records: Swans share new track, "The Hanging Man"

Posted Oct. 12, 2019, 12:46 p.m.

Records: Swans share new track,

Swans, in preparation to release the new double vinyl/double CD album leaving meaning., have shared the  song "The Hanging Man." (Watch it below.) The upcoming ... read more

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Records: New MakeWar song, release date

Posted Oct. 12, 2019, 11:28 a.m.

Records: New MakeWar song, release date

MakeWar have shared "Sails" from their upcoming sophomore record Get It Together, their debut on Fat Wreck Chords. The new record drops on Nov. 1 ... read more

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Records: Jawbreaker...On Cello

Posted Oct. 12, 2019, 10:55 a.m.

Records: Jawbreaker...On Cello

Rock cellist Gordon Withers, who currently plays with The J. Robbins Band as well as solo, and has also worked Office Of Future Plans (Dischord) ... read more

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Bands: American Nightmare are 20 years old

Posted Oct. 12, 2019, 10:24 a.m.

Bands: American Nightmare are 20 years old

In 2020, American Nightmare will celebrate 20 years of the band. To mark the milestone, the group will go on a US tour and also ... read more

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Tours: The Distillers are on tour

Posted Oct. 12, 2019, 10:11 a.m.

Tours: The Distillers are on tour

After three albums, a 15 year break, and then a new single earlier this year, The Distillers are currently on a North American tour, playing ... read more

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Records: Exclusive: GRIDFAILURE - Psychological Badlands: Henchpersons Instrumentals

Posted Oct. 10, 2019, 9:10 p.m.

Records: Exclusive: GRIDFAILURE - Psychological Badlands: Henchpersons Instrumentals

Psychological Badlands: Henchpersons Instrumentals is the sixth new release from Gridfailure in 2019. While Gridfailure has already released five records this year, Psychological Badlands: Henchpersons ... read more

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Labels: No Season joins Useless Pride

Posted Oct. 6, 2019, 10:50 a.m.

Labels: No Season joins Useless Pride

French record label Useless Pride Records has announced the addition of No Season to the label roster. The band is a 5-piece that blends melodic ... read more

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Labels: What's new from Sige?

Posted Oct. 6, 2019, 10:23 a.m.

Labels: What's new from Sige?

A new newsletter from Sige records has some new interesting releases, beginning with new Mamiffer and Aaron Turner releaeses. As we previously announced, Mamiffer returns with ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall: 10 years of demos

Posted Oct. 6, 2019, 10:03 a.m.

Records: Ty Segall: 10 years of demos

Drag City has announced an upcoming box set of Ty Segall demos, compiling the originals that led to Segall's Manipulator, Freedom's Goblin, Emotional Mugger, Twins, ... read more

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MP3s: New EP from Crossed Keys streams

Posted Oct. 5, 2019, 12:54 p.m.

MP3s: New EP from Crossed Keys streams

Calling Philadelphia home and featuring former members of Kid Dynamite, Zolof the Rock & Roll Destroyer, and The Curse, Crossed Keys have released a new ... read more

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Tours: 10 years of We’re Here Because We’re Here

Posted Oct. 5, 2019, 12:27 p.m.

Tours: 10 years of We’re Here Because We’re Here

Anathema will kick off 2020 with a 10th anniversary tour celebrating the band's We're Here Because We're Here, playing the record live across Europe next ... read more

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Bands: Craig Finn releases single in advance of tour

Posted Oct. 5, 2019, 12:11 p.m.

Bands: Craig Finn releases single in advance of tour

Crag Finn, frontman of The Hold Steady, has released a new single titled It's Never Been A Fair Fight, with a b-side acoustic version of ... read more

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Records: The Run Up's second LP

Posted Oct. 5, 2019, 10:56 a.m.

Records: The Run Up's second LP

The Run Up (UK) just released their second LP, In Motion. In Motion is a joint effort through Real Ghost Records (UK), Gunner Records (EU), La Escalera ... read more

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Music News: SRCVinyl adds distilling to lineup

Posted Oct. 5, 2019, 10:26 a.m.

Music News: SRCVinyl adds distilling to lineup

The owners of SRCVinyl, a brick and mortar record store that also issues limited edition vinyl for major labels (such as Blink-182, Angels & Airwaves, ... read more

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Bands: New single & tour dates from Anti-Flag

Posted Oct. 5, 2019, 10 a.m.

Bands: New single & tour dates from Anti-Flag

Ever the political punks, Anti-Flag have announced a Europe/UK tour in early 2020, plus the release of a new single titled "Christian Nationalist," lyric video ... read more

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Records: For Wolfbrigade's new album, The Enemy: Reality

Posted Oct. 4, 2019, 8:40 p.m.

Records: For Wolfbrigade's new album, The Enemy: Reality

Sweden's Wolfbrigade return on Nov. 8 with the band's tenth album, titled The Enemy: Reality. Thematically, the new album explores a man-as-beast concept and the range ... read more

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Tours: Murder By Death 20th anniversary milestone

Posted Oct. 4, 2019, 7:53 p.m.

Tours: Murder By Death 20th anniversary milestone

Murder By Death celebrate 20 years since their first show in 2020, which the celebrated band will celebrate by playing fan-curated playlists on a special ... read more

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Shows: Home Sick Festival wave 1 announcements

Posted Oct. 4, 2019, 7:34 p.m.

Shows: Home Sick Festival wave 1 announcements

Ceremony's Anthony Anzaldo will curate the lineup for two Home Sick Festival shows, taking place on Jan 17, 2020 in Pomona, CA and the next ... read more

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Tours: Cult of Luna coming to Nother America

Posted Oct. 4, 2019, 6:59 p.m.

Tours: Cult of Luna coming to Nother America

Fresh off the release of new album A Dawn To Fear, Cult of Luna will be coming to North America with support from Emma Ruth ... read more

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Shows: Mr. Bungle openers for The Raging Wrath of the Easter Bunny v.2

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 8:08 p.m.

Shows: Mr. Bungle openers for The Raging Wrath of the Easter Bunny v.2

Mr. Bungle, who will briefly rise form the dead in 2020 for shows in California and New York, have announced the openers for those evenings. ... read more

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Records: Part IV of Street Sects' Gentrification series

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 7:19 p.m.

Records: Part IV of Street Sects' Gentrification series

Installment no. 4 of Street Sects Getrification series releases on Nov. 22 on The Flenser. The two-song EP is titled The Gentrification IV: Suspended From ... read more

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Records: New Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds on Friday

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 6:35 p.m.

Records: New Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds on Friday

This Friday will see the digital release of Ghosteen, the latest from Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, which gets its physical format release (vinyl and ... read more

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Records: Integrity & Bleach Everything cover Septic Death and Rocket From the Crypt

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 3:31 p.m.

Records: Integrity & Bleach Everything cover Septic Death and Rocket From the Crypt

On Halloween, Integirty and Bleach Everything will releases a split LP titled SDK x RFTCC (Septic Death Karaoke x Rocket From the Crypt Covers), which ... read more

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Records: No Motiv's And the Sadness Prevails...turns 20

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 3:04 p.m.

Records: No Motiv's And the Sadness Prevails...turns 20

To mark 20 years since the release of No Motiv's And the Sadness Prevails... on Vagrant Records, the band is released a newly mixed and ... read more

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Labels: Lost Music Collective formation

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 2:24 p.m.

Labels: Lost Music Collective formation

Vinnie Fiorello (Less Than Jake, Fueled By Ramen, Sailor Diggen’s Finest CBD, Paper + Plastick) and Erick Droegmoeller (Word Is Bond, Inc.) have joined forces ... read more

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Tours: Nasalrod on the road

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

Tours: Nasalrod on the road

Nasalrod will soon take to the US East Coast for a run of dates in late October, beginning Oct. 18 at The Broadway in Brooklyn. ... read more

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Labels: Deathwish, Greet Death

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 10:32 a.m.

Labels: Deathwish, Greet Death

On Nov. 8, Deathwish Inc record label is set to release New Hell, the second LP from band Greet Death. The band blend dreamscape guitars, ... read more

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Shows: The Mighty Mighty Bosstones' Hometown Throwdown 2019

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 10:05 a.m.

Shows: The Mighty Mighty Bosstones' Hometown Throwdown 2019

Curated by Boston's long-running ska-punk group The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, HomeTown ThrowDown is back, this year branded as "It’s A Plaid Plaid World.” The three-day festival ... read more

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Records: New Rational Anthem on Nov. 1

Posted Sept. 29, 2019, 9:29 a.m.

Records: New Rational Anthem on Nov. 1

Iowa's Rational Anthem return with their third album, It's Only Permanent, on Nov. 1 with their debut for new label home A-F Records.  With 11 songs ... read more

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Records: Down By Law live studio album

Posted Sept. 28, 2019, 11:29 a.m.

Records: Down By Law live studio album

Down By Law are active and back in the studio, with founder Dave Smalley and longtime members Sam Williams and John Di Mambro along with ... read more

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Records: Refused return

Posted Sept. 28, 2019, 10:57 a.m.

Records: Refused return

Refused return with their fifth full-length album, War Music, on Oct. 18 on Spinefarm/Search & Destroy, follow by the band's return to North America in ... read more

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Tours: Low Dose West Coast dates

Posted Sept. 28, 2019, 9:32 a.m.

Tours: Low Dose West Coast dates

Low Dose have announced a set of West Coast dates with Cherbus. To get fans ready, they've also revealed a new video from their previously ... read more

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Records: 10 year reissue of Mariachi El Bronx

Posted Sept. 28, 2019, 9:19 a.m.

Records: 10 year reissue of Mariachi El Bronx

It's already been 10 years since Mariachi El Bronx released I, the debut from The Bronx's alter-ego project, which originally debuted in 2009. The band ... read more

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Tours: Torche adds more tour stops

Posted Sept. 22, 2019, 10:27 a.m.

Tours: Torche adds more tour stops

Torche have added two new legs to their 2019 tour plans, with more dates int he US and the UK. Earlier this year the group ... read more

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Records: Details emerge about the new Tsunami Bomb

Posted Sept. 22, 2019, 9:56 a.m.

Records: Details emerge about the new Tsunami Bomb

Pre-orders are open now for The Spine That Binds, the new post-reunion album from Tsunami Bomb. Produced by the band and mixed by Jack Shirley (Deafheaven, ... read more

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Records: New Lightning Bolt

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 3:13 p.m.

Records: New Lightning Bolt

On Oct. 11 on Thrill Jockey Recorsd Lightning Bolt return with the rand new Sonic Citadel. The band's seventh full-length through a nearly 25 year ... read more

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Records: Buildings are back

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 1:40 p.m.

Records: Buildings are back

On Nov. 22, Gilead Media will release Negative Sound, the fourth full-length from Minneapolis, MN noise rock group Buildings. The record features ten new songs, with ... read more

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Labels: Frail Body on Deathwish

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 1 p.m.

Labels: Frail Body on Deathwish

Deathwish Inc. record label just added Frail Body to its roster, with plans to release the 7-song A Brief Memoriam on Nov. 1. Calling Illinois hoise, ... read more

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Records: Aquarian Blood, on tour now, releases new song

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 12:25 p.m.

Records: Aquarian Blood, on tour now, releases new song

Memphis, TN-based Aquarian Blood has revealed the title track from their new album A Love That Leads To War this week, premiering the song in ... read more

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Music News: New book explores doom and sludge genres

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 11:27 a.m.

Music News: New book explores doom and sludge genres

On Feb. 11, Rare Bird Books will release Doomed to Fail: The Incredibly Loud History of Doom, Sludge, and Post-metal by author J.J. Anselmi. The book explores ... read more

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MP3s: "Everything Must Go" from the upcoming Weakerthans tribute

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

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Todd Farrell of Benchmarks, Two Cow Garage has unveiled a cover of the Weakterthans' "Everything Must Go!," which appears on the band's Left and Leaving record. ... read more

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Shows: Psycho Smokeout 2.0 coming in April

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 10:26 a.m.

Shows: Psycho Smokeout 2.0 coming in April

On April 18, 2020, Los Angeles will host the Psycho Smokeout 2.0, a one-day festival sponsored by Psycho Entertainment and RidingEasy Records with a stacked ... read more

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Records: From Ashes Rise reissues

Posted Sept. 21, 2019, 10:18 a.m.

Records: From Ashes Rise reissues

Southern Lord has announce that it will reissue the first two albums by From Ashes Rise: Concrete & Steel and Silence. Originally from Nashville, TN and ... read more

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Videos: SPB premiere: "Some Girls" by The Pretty Flowers

Posted Sept. 18, 2019, 1:56 p.m.

Videos: SPB premiere:

Hailing from sunny Los Angeles, CA, The Pretty Flowers pull a number of influences together for a melodic, soothing r ‘n’ r sound that leans ... read more

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Shows: Nerf Herder to headline "A Merry Punking Christmas" Show

Posted Sept. 15, 2019, 4:55 p.m.

Shows: Nerf Herder to headline

Pop-punk geek rockers Nerf Herder will return to Chicago on Dec. 7 for the inaugural "A Merry Punking Christmas" show, the band's first time in ... read more

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Records: A new Consumer album

Posted Sept. 15, 2019, 4:18 p.m.

Records: A new Consumer album

Consumer return with the new In Computers on Oct. 25 on The Flenser. The project, formed two years ago uses a variety of experimental sounds collected ... read more

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Records: New to Fat Wreck: MakeWar

Posted Sept. 15, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Records: New to Fat Wreck: MakeWar

The next record from MakeWar will release on Fat Wreck Chords. The label sent an announcement earlier this week that Get It Together, the follow-up to ... read more

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Tours: Brother Ali/Evidence joint tour

Posted Sept. 15, 2019, 9:57 a.m.

Tours: Brother Ali/Evidence joint tour

Rhymesayers  labelmates Brother Ali and Evidence will embark on a co-headlining tour on Nov. 7, getting things started at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA ... read more

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Labels: Katie Malco joins 6131

Posted Sept. 15, 2019, 9:27 a.m.

Labels: Katie Malco joins 6131

6131 Records has announced the addition of Katie Malco to the label's lineup. Malco, who played at If Not Now, When? Festival this weekend, is ... read more

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Labels: New Age Midwest Fest compiles benefit comp

Posted Sept. 15, 2019, 8:58 a.m.

Labels: New Age Midwest Fest compiles benefit comp

New Age Midwest Fest, taking place in two weeks in St. Louis, MO, will release a 15-band compilation this year to raise funds for the ... read more

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Records: Martin Bisi's Solstice

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 2:28 p.m.

Records: Martin Bisi's Solstice

Veteran New York producer Martin Bisi is returning with his first solo album in five years. Having worked with the likes of Brian Eno, Bill ... read more

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Records: New 4LP/2CD anthology from The Damned

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 1:53 p.m.

Records: New 4LP/2CD anthology from The Damned

UK punks The Damned have a 4xLP/2xCD collection called The Definitive Anthology set to release on Nov. 1 (BMG). The release piggybacks with the release of Black ... read more

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Records: It's American Football season

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 1:22 p.m.

Records: It's American Football season

American Football will celebrate the upcomign 20th anniversary of its debut, LP1 with some brand new, old material. The band, via Polyvinyl Record Co., will released Year ... read more

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Labels: Drain join Revelation Records

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 10:25 a.m.

Labels: Drain join Revelation Records

Revelation Records has signed Santa Cruz, CA band Drain to the label, with plans to release a full-length called California Cursed in early 2020. The band ... read more

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Records: Suck Brick Kid's Salt To Taste

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 9:57 a.m.

Records: Suck Brick Kid's Salt To Taste

On Oct. 25, Suck Brick Kid, a 6-piece pop-punk group from Central Florida will release Salt To Taste on Smartpunk Records. A video for the ... read more

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Bands: Drakulas announce new label and new record plans

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 9:32 a.m.

Bands: Drakulas announce new label and new record plans

Formed by Mike Wiebe and Rob Marchant (Riverboat Gamblers) and Zach Blair (Rise Against), Drakulas have signed with Dine Alone Records for their upcoming full-length. ... read more

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Records: The return of 30,000 Monkies

Posted Sept. 8, 2019, 4:10 p.m.

Records: The return of 30,000 Monkies

30,000 Monkies return with Are Forever, the second full-length from the Belgian noise/sludge troup. It releases officially on Sept. 27 on Consouling Sounds. The band ... read more

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Records: New Deaf Club EP, new Deaf Club video

Posted Sept. 8, 2019, 3:34 p.m.

Records: New Deaf Club EP, new Deaf Club video

Why editorialize when the label blast describes a band like this? Deaf Club is a savage sound bath dripping with sardonicism: a blastbeat-centric hardcore punk assault ... read more

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Labels: HoZac news: 3 new releases

Posted Sept. 8, 2019, 11:29 a.m.

Labels: HoZac news: 3 new releases

Chicago, IL label HoZac has 3 new records coming out soon -- and a bargain price for those who want to order all three in a ... read more

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Records: Friedemann plans double live album

Posted Sept. 8, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Records: Friedemann plans double live album

A new double live album is in the works from German's Friendmann, to be titled Mehr Sein Als Schein - Friedemann Live II and to release ... read more

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Bands: Cunts join Ipecac

Posted Sept. 8, 2019, 9:56 a.m.

Bands: Cunts join Ipecac

Comprised of members of Dead Cross, Qu, and more, Cunts have officially announced its debut record on Ipecac Recordings. Based out of Los Angeles and featuring ... read more

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MP3s: Knaaves stream The Serpent

Posted Sept. 7, 2019, 2:09 p.m.

MP3s: Knaaves stream The Serpent

Knaaves released their debut full-length earlier this week and it's streaming online, in full, at Metal Injection. Titled The Serpent, it released on Sept. 3 ... read more

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Records: Dead Kennedys Iguana Studios Rehearsal Tape to see CD release

Posted Sept. 7, 2019, 1:56 p.m.

Records: Dead Kennedys Iguana Studios Rehearsal Tape to see CD release

Iguana Studios Rehearsal Tape – San Francisco 1978, an early collection of 1978 recordings form first wave punks Dead Kennedys, will release on CD on ... read more

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Records: Mamiffer share new track, new album this fall

Posted Sept. 7, 2019, 12:27 p.m.

Records: Mamiffer share new track, new album this fall

This week Mamiffer shared the new track "River of Light" from the newly announced album, The Brilliant Tabernacle, set to release on Nov. 1 on ... read more

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Labels: New Cat Scan and Susan records coming from Volar

Posted Sept. 7, 2019, 11:59 a.m.

Labels: New Cat Scan and Susan records coming from Volar

Volar Records just announced two new releases, one from Los Angeles's Susan, the other from another LA group, Cat Scan. As I Was, is Susan's ... read more

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Bands: Crossed Keys harkens '90s melodic punk

Posted Sept. 7, 2019, 11:44 a.m.

Bands: Crossed Keys harkens '90s melodic punk

A new group of familiar tri-state Philadelphia area musicians has teamed up for Crossed Keys' debut album, Saviors. The band includes members and former members ... read more

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Records: SPB premiere Die A Legend return with Winning

Posted Sept. 4, 2019, 8:15 a.m.

Records: SPB premiere Die A Legend return with Winning

Norway’s Die A Legend is back, and Scene Point Blank is excited to debut a full stream of new record Winning, out on 10” vinyl on September 6 (Loyal Blood ... read more

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Tours: Tool on tour too

Posted Sept. 1, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Tours: Tool on tour too

The long-running but relatively inactive band Tool is back with Fear Inoculum, the first record the band has released in 13 years. While the new ... read more

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Records: New from SUNN O))), Pyroclasts on Oct. 25

Posted Aug. 31, 2019, 8:40 p.m.

Records: New from SUNN O))), Pyroclasts on Oct. 25

While SUNN O))) was recording Life Metal, which released earlier this year on Southern Lord, the band added a ritual to work through a 12-minute ... read more

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Tours: The Hussy in the USA

Posted Aug. 31, 2019, 6:02 p.m.

Tours: The Hussy in the USA

With their new Looming set to release on Dirtnap on Sept. 27, The Hussy have announced a US tour to time with its release. The dates ... read more

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Records: New Sect out now

Posted Aug. 31, 2019, 5:45 p.m.

Records: New Sect out now

Southern Lord just released Blood Of The Beasts, a new album from hardcore collective Sect. At 10 songs long, the new record includes vocalist Chris Colohan ... read more

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Records: A new split from Subhumans and The Restarts

Posted Aug. 31, 2019, 11:58 a.m.

Records: A new split from Subhumans and The Restarts

The Subhumans UK have released a new LP, Crisis Point, their first new material in a decade. In addition to the full-player, they also have a ... read more

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MP3s: New All Eyes West is now streaming

Posted Aug. 31, 2019, 11:26 a.m.

MP3s: New All Eyes West is now streaming

Like Lightning, the first album in five years from Chicago's All Eyes West, released yesterday on Jump Start Records and is streaming in full at ... read more

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Records: New material from Western Settings

Posted Aug. 31, 2019, 10:56 a.m.

Records: New material from Western Settings

San Diego's Western Settings have released a new song from their upcoming album Another Year, which will be preluded by a tour with The Penske File ... read more

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Records: New from Brisbane's Thigh Master

Posted Aug. 30, 2019, 9:56 p.m.

Records: New from Brisbane's Thigh Master

On Sept. 27 Goner Records will release the new For Example, the second LP from Brisbane, Australia's Thigh Master. Playing dirty, jangly pop, it's the ... read more

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Records: It's the return of Have A Nice Life

Posted Aug. 30, 2019, 9:35 p.m.

Records: It's the return of Have A Nice Life

It's been five years since Have A Nice Life released The Unnatural World. On Nov. 8, The Flenser will release a follow-up by the post-punk ... read more

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Records: New from Perspective, A Lovely Hand To Hold

Posted Aug. 30, 2019, 8:37 p.m.

Records: New from Perspective, A Lovely Hand To Hold

Lauren Records has announced preorders and a new song from Perspective, A Lovely Hand To Hold. The band will release its third full-length on the ... read more

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Tours: Mr. Bungle return to play original demos over 6 dates

Posted Aug. 26, 2019, 9:24 p.m.

Tours: Mr. Bungle return to play original demos over 6 dates

Mr. Buble have announced six California and New York dates in February 2019 in which the reformed band will play The Raging Wrath Of The ... read more

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Bands: Team Dresch updates

Posted Aug. 26, 2019, 7:58 p.m.

Bands: Team Dresch updates

Team Dresch, who celebrate a series of 25th anniversary reissues this year, will also release a new 7" on Sept. 27. The 7" features the ... read more

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Records: New song from Hope Drone

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 9:34 p.m.

Records: New song from Hope Drone

Hope Drone have unveiled "This Body Will Be Ash," one of the tracks from their soon to release new album Void Lustre, which comes out ... read more

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Tours: Jon Spencer & the HITmakers! Midwestern tour dates

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 9:17 p.m.

Tours: Jon Spencer & the HITmakers! Midwestern tour dates

Jon Spencer & the HITmakers are back on the road this summer, kicking off a run of Midwestern dates this Wednesday with a show at ... read more

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Records: Negativland return with True False

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 8:29 p.m.

Records: Negativland return with True False

Multimedia collective Negativland are back with the new True False on Oct. 25. It's the first in a planned two-part concept with it's follow-up album coming ... read more

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Records: Second album from Partial Traces

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 8:05 p.m.

Records: Second album from Partial Traces

Salinas Records will release Partial Traces' Low Definition on Sept. 27, the second album by the Minneapolis, MN-based group. A video for "Here We Go" ... read more

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Records: Cloud Rat's fourth LP

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 6:23 p.m.

Records: Cloud Rat's fourth LP

Cloud Rat return with Pollinator on Sept. 13 on Artoffact Records -- the band's fourth full-length overall along with eleven EPs and splits, a live album, ... read more

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Tours: False and Dawn Ray'd in Europe

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 5:56 p.m.

Tours: False and Dawn Ray'd in Europe

This fall two black metal groups join forces for a European tour: False and Dawn Ray'd. The tour begins on November 7 in Kiel, Germany ... read more

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Bands: Omnigone pick up the Link 80 torch

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 5:39 p.m.

Bands: Omnigone pick up the Link 80 torch

Hailing from the Bay Area, California, the Adam Davis-led Omnigone has announced its debut No Faith, out on Sept. 13 on Bad Time Records. Formerly ... read more

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Records: What's new with Lagwagon?

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 4:58 p.m.

Records: What's new with Lagwagon?

Lagwagon have a new tour and a new record in 2019. The tour is a co-headlining jaunt with labelmates Face To Face in early fall, ... read more

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Tours: Petrol Girls touring Europe with Thrice and Refused

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 4:29 p.m.

Tours: Petrol Girls touring Europe with Thrice and Refused

Following the release of Cut & Stitch, Petrol Girls have announced two tours -- one headlining dates in the UK and another where they will ... read more

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Records: Cold Cave reissue

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 2:56 p.m.

Records: Cold Cave reissue

A double LP reissue has been announced for Cold Cave's debut 2009 record Love Comes Close, originally released on Heartworm Press/Matador Records. The reissueis fully ... read more

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Records: The Eradicator full-length

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 2:27 p.m.

Records: The Eradicator full-length

The Eradicator have announced an upcoming full-length to be titled Peak Eradicator -- out October 4. The band is based on a Kids in the ... read more

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Bands: Familiar faces form Big Scenic Nowhere

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 12:58 p.m.

Bands: Familiar faces form Big Scenic Nowhere

A new psychedelic-stoner rock project featuring members of Yawning Man, Fu Manchu, and more has formed until the title of Big Scenic Nowhere. The collaborative ... read more

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Records: City Of Industry's Conspire Conspire Conspire

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 12:27 p.m.

Records: City Of Industry's Conspire Conspire Conspire

Seattle, WA hardcore band City of Industry return with a new LP titled Conspire Conspire Conspire, coming Sept.  27 on Amerikan Aesthetics on vinyl, cd, ... read more

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MP3s: Another track from Mike Patton & Jean-Claude Vannier

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 11:57 a.m.

MP3s: Another track from Mike Patton & Jean-Claude Vannier

The new collaboration record between Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Fantomas) and French composer Jean-Claude Vannier, Corpse Flower, will release next month on Sept. ... read more

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Records: News about the new Tool

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 11:32 a.m.

Records: News about the new Tool

Tool return with the brand new Fear Inoculum on August 30 on RCA Records. It's the fifth full-length from the band and its first new ... read more

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Records: New Chelsea Wolfe video

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 10:54 a.m.

Records: New Chelsea Wolfe video

Chelsea Wolfe have released a single/video for "Be All Things" from the upcoming Birth Of Violence, coming on Sept. 13 via Sargent House. The video ... read more

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Records: Thurston Moore 3-cd set and tour

Posted Aug. 25, 2019, 10:29 a.m.

Records: Thurston Moore 3-cd set and tour

Sonic Youth legend Thurston Moore has a 3-disc instrumental box set coming out soon titled Spirit Counsel. The 3-disc set releases with each disc carrying its ... read more

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Tours: Boris tour dates

Posted Aug. 22, 2019, 9:57 a.m.

Tours: Boris tour dates

In conjunction with new record LφVE & EVφL, which releaes on October 4 (Third Man Records), Boris has announced North American tour dates in August ... read more

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Tours: Khemmis and UN this winter

Posted Aug. 19, 2019, 9:28 p.m.

Tours: Khemmis and UN this winter

Seattle's UN will offer support on a winter tour from Khemmis this December, sharing tour dates from Dec. 6-14. For more info, take a loook ... read more

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Obituaries: Somos guitarist Phil Haggerty passes away

Posted Aug. 19, 2019, 8:58 p.m.

Obituaries: Somos guitarist Phil Haggerty passes away

Boston's Somos have announced the upcoming release of its third album, Prison On A Hill, but also tragic news along with the new record. The ... read more

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Music News: Peter Murphy suffers heart attack

Posted Aug. 19, 2019, 8:24 p.m.

Music News: Peter Murphy suffers heart attack

Peter Murphy recently had to cancel a New York, NY performance at Le Poisson Rouge on August 13 due to a medical emergency, which was ... read more

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Records: New "Live in a Dive" release: Face To Face

Posted Aug. 19, 2019, 7:44 p.m.

Records: New

The live record series Live in a Dive from Fat Wreck Chords has a new edition coming on October 18 from Face to Face. The ... read more

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Records: Split EP by Gridfailure and Feel Happiness

Posted Aug. 13, 2019, 9:28 p.m.

Records: Split EP by Gridfailure and Feel Happiness

A new split EP will showcase two solo experimental outfits, Gridfailure and Feel Happiness. The 7-track release comes out digitally on Sept. 13. read more

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Records: SPB premiere: Blue Skies Burning collection "In Totality"

Posted Aug. 13, 2019, 8:41 p.m.

Records: SPB premiere: Blue Skies Burning collection

Scene Point Blank has partnered with Dropping Bombs to share a stream of the soon-to-release In Totality by Blue Skies Burning. The LP is a 10-song retrospective ... read more

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MP3s: Colored Moth streaming in full

Posted Aug. 12, 2019, 9:18 p.m.

MP3s: Colored Moth streaming in full

The latest from Germany's Colored Moth, DIM, is streaming now at Echoes and Dust. The album is the second full-length from the noise rock trio -- ... read more

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Bands: Mike Watt and Todd Congelliere join forces for Round One

Posted Aug. 11, 2019, 9:04 p.m.

Bands: Mike Watt and Todd Congelliere join forces for Round One

A new project named Jumpstarted Plowhards has announced its debut, Round One, set for release on October 4 on Recess Records. The project is a ... read more

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Records: Anti-Flag release new live album

Posted Aug. 11, 2019, 8:30 p.m.

Records: Anti-Flag release new live album

Outn ow, Anti-Flag have released Live Volume 2 on A-F Records. The record pulls from the band's entire catalog, captured over three nights at the Troubadour ... read more

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Music News: Cassette Store Day 2019

Posted Aug. 11, 2019, 8:20 p.m.

Music News: Cassette Store Day 2019

Cassette Store Day 2019 is set for Saturday October 12 at various independend stores across North America. It's the fifth such date in North America ... read more

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Labels: Red Scare at age 15 (and a new comp)

Posted Aug. 9, 2019, 12:04 p.m.

Labels: Red Scare at age 15 (and a new comp)

Red Scare Industries has announced a new compilation to celebrate the label's fifteenth anniversary. The record features 15 unreleased songs, including new material from Sundowner ... read more

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Shows: MC50 among Muddy Roots Festival headliners

Posted Aug. 9, 2019, 11:25 a.m.

Shows: MC50 among Muddy Roots Festival headliners

The Muddy Roots Music Festival will take place August 30-September 1 this year in Cookebille, TN, with a diverse lineup of more than 70 bands. ... read more

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Tours: Craig Finn back on the road

Posted Aug. 9, 2019, 11:17 a.m.

Tours: Craig Finn back on the road

Craig Finn, who released new album I Need A New War earlier this year (Partisan Records) will be on tour this fall along with backing band ... read more

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Bands: Teenage Bottlerocket vs. Human Robots

Posted Aug. 9, 2019, 10:07 a.m.

Bands: Teenage Bottlerocket vs. Human Robots

A new 7" and the upcoming Fat Tour mark a busy fall for Teenage Bottlerocket. The band has a new split 7" titled Teenage Bottlerock ... read more

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Tours: Kælan Mikla USA

Posted Aug. 4, 2019, 6:44 p.m.

Tours: Kælan Mikla USA

Iceland's Kælan Mikla will be touring the US next month, kicking off a tour with Cloud Rat and others at the end of August and ... read more

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Records: Thom Yorke EP out soon

Posted Aug. 4, 2019, 3:28 p.m.

Records: Thom Yorke EP out soon

Thom Yorke of Radiohead fame just released a new EP, both digitally and on 12" vinyl. The new collects remixes of "Not the News," from ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: The Path - Chaotic Good

Posted July 30, 2019, 9:33 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: The Path - Chaotic Good

Scene Point Blank's featured stream this month is Chaotic Good by The Path, out this Friday, August 2 courtesy of State of Mind Recordings. The ... read more

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Bands: Big Nothing + the Dangers Of Love

Posted July 28, 2019, 9:48 a.m.

Bands: Big Nothing + the Dangers Of Love

In September, Philadelphia, PA-based Big Nothing will cross the pond for a UK tour with support from London's Dangers Of Love. Both bands feature familiar ... read more

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Records: Debut from Knaaves out in September

Posted July 28, 2019, 9:17 a.m.

Records: Debut from Knaaves out in September

Milwaukee, WI metallic hardcore group Knaaves has set the release date for its debut, The Serpent's Root, coming on Sept. 3 on Confluence Records (CD, ... read more

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Tours: Subhumans + Neighborhood Brats tour

Posted July 27, 2019, 7:04 p.m.

Tours: Subhumans + Neighborhood Brats tour

With their first new record in over a decade set to release in September, Subhumans UK will head to North American for two upcoming tours. East ... read more

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Tours: High on Fire tour news

Posted July 27, 2019, 3:59 p.m.

Tours: High on Fire tour news

High on Fire return to the road, joined by Power Trip and Creeping Death on an upcoming fall tour that starts at Levitation Festival on November ... read more

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Shows: Levitation 2019 lineup news

Posted July 27, 2019, 3:12 p.m.

Shows: Levitation 2019 lineup news

Scheduled for Nov. 7-10, 2019, Levitation has unveiled phase 2 of lineup announcements for the annual Austin, TX festival. Big names -- and there are ... read more

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Records: News about Blood Year

Posted July 27, 2019, 2:53 p.m.

Records: News about Blood Year

Russian Circles are back with a new full-length on August 2, titled Blood Year. The band just recently released the final teaser track ahead of ... read more

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Tours: A Big|Brave tour update

Posted July 27, 2019, 1:46 p.m.

Tours: A Big|Brave tour update

With the recent release of A Gaze Among Them (Southern Lord, 2019), Big|Brave will be touring this August, separately, with Deafkids and Sunn O))). Deafkids dates ... read more

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Records: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - new album, new tours

Posted July 27, 2019, 1:29 p.m.

Records: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - new album, new tours

Hailing from Melbourne, Australia, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard will unleash the group's fifteenth studio album to the world on August 16. On ATO ... read more

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Tours: Ceremony set tour dates

Posted July 27, 2019, 12:57 p.m.

Tours: Ceremony set tour dates

With their Relapse Records debut set for next month, Ceremony will hit the road in support of In The Spirit World in September, playing dates ... read more

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Shows: Amfest 2019 in Barcelona

Posted July 27, 2019, 12:30 p.m.

Shows: Amfest 2019 in Barcelona

The dates of October 10-13 have been confirmed for Amfest 2019, taking place at Fabra I Coats, Barcelona. This year's headliners at the instrumental/experimental mental ... read more

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Records: Get more Snuff

Posted July 27, 2019, 11:57 a.m.

Records: Get more Snuff

Snuff is wrapping up a new album, There’s a Lot of it About, which will release on Fat Wreck Chords on Sept. 20. The long-running ... read more

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Bands: Street Sects in Europe, Dälek remix

Posted July 27, 2019, 11:29 a.m.

Bands: Street Sects in Europe, Dälek remix

Street Sects will soon play the Cold Waves Festival in Chicago, followed by heading to Europe where they will share the stage with artists including ... read more

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Tours: Tiger Army tour

Posted July 27, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Tours: Tiger Army tour

Having announced new album Retrofuture and shared the lead single "Eyes Of The Night" recently, Tiger Army is back with news of an extensive US tour ... read more

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Videos: SPB premiere: "Mood Swings & Roundabouts" by Don't Worry

Posted July 25, 2019, 8:05 a.m.

Videos: SPB premiere:

There’s a lot of exciting news about upcoming projects from Essex/London’s Don’t Worry. The band has a new acoustic EP out soon and a UK tour, ... read more

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MP3s: New song from Hangman

Posted July 22, 2019, 9:41 p.m.

MP3s: New song from Hangman

Hangman have released "New Dawn," a new song teaser from their next record. Formed in 2014 and playing NYHC, the band has an upcoming record ... read more

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Records: Get ready for Ceremony's In The Spirit World

Posted July 21, 2019, 9:04 p.m.

Records: Get ready for Ceremony's In The Spirit World

Ceremony will release their next record, In the Spirit World, on August 23 via Relpase Records. Produced by Will Yip, the new record utilizes dramatic synthesizers ... read more

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Records: New double LP from Thee Oh Sees

Posted July 21, 2019, 5:59 p.m.

Records: New double LP from Thee Oh Sees

The ever prolific Oh Sees have a new record next month, a double LP named Face Stabber. More specifically, the record releases on August 16 ... read more

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Tours: Inter Arma headlining tour

Posted July 21, 2019, 5:50 p.m.

Tours: Inter Arma headlining tour

Richmond's Inter Arma will be on tour this August and September, travelling the US East Coast along with Creeping Death. The Virginia-based band released Sulphur ... read more

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Records: The Frogs' 30th anniversary reissue

Posted July 21, 2019, 4:51 p.m.

Records: The Frogs' 30th anniversary reissue

On August 16, The Frogs' It's Only Right and Natural will be reissued, thirty years after its original release. The LP will be issued by ... read more

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Bands: New Strung Out video and tour dates

Posted July 21, 2019, 4:22 p.m.

With a new record out soon, Strung Out have unveiled a David Lynch-inspired video directed by vocalist Jascon Cruz for the song "Under the Western Sky." Watch it after the bump. The band releases Songs of Armor and Devotion on August 9 (Fat Wreck Chords). In addition to the new record, ... read more

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Records: Coarse - chopped and screwed

Posted July 21, 2019, 4:14 p.m.

Records: Coarse - chopped and screwed

Duo Coarse, comprised of guitarist/vocalist Ryan Knowles and drummer/vocalist Brandon Gallagher, have announced a remix EP with one new track and three remixes that bring ... read more

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Records: Iggy Pop's Free

Posted July 21, 2019, 3:21 p.m.

Records: Iggy Pop's Free

Iggy Pop is back with a brand new record titled Free on Sept. 6 (Loma Vista). The former Stooge last released Post Pop Depression in 2016, which ... read more

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Tours: Frank Turner in the USA

Posted July 21, 2019, 2:47 p.m.

Tours: Frank Turner in the USA

Having recently announced a new album next month, Frank Turner is back with more news -- this time a tour that takes him to the US ... read more

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Records: A Cliterati update

Posted July 21, 2019, 11:17 a.m.

Records: A Cliterati update

Oregon dbeat punks Cliterati are back with a new full-length on Tankcrimes in August. The new record is titled Ugly Trughts/Beautiiful Lies and releases on August ... read more

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Records: Touché Amoré 10th anniversary deluxe reissue

Posted July 21, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

Records: Touché Amoré 10th anniversary deluxe reissue

2019 marks the 10th anniversary of Touché Amoré's …To The Beat Of A Dead Horse, and the band is marking the occasion with a deluxe edition ... read more

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Records: Freezing Cold debut

Posted July 21, 2019, 10:28 a.m.

Records: Freezing Cold debut

On Sept. 28, Salinas Records will release the debut LP from New York's Freezing Cold. Glimmer is an 11-song journey of DIY storytelling, emotional rock. ... read more

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Records: All Eyes West return with Like Lightning

Posted July 21, 2019, 9:59 a.m.

Records: All Eyes West return with Like Lightning

On August 30, Chicago's All Eyes West return with their third full-length, Like Lighting. It follows their self-titled debtu (2011), Doomer (2014), and several EPs in ... read more

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Shows: Pirates Press 15th anniversary show

Posted July 21, 2019, 9:41 a.m.

Shows: Pirates Press 15th anniversary show

Pirates Press is throwing a 15th anniversary "Rock the Ship" weekend concert on an aircraft carrier in the Bar Area, California Oct. 17-20. The stacked ... read more

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Videos: Chuck Ragan documentary

Posted July 20, 2019, 11:29 a.m.

Videos: Chuck Ragan documentary

A 12-minute documentary focused on musician Chuck Ragan is now available through YouTube. Titled Landsick, the doc focuses on how the Americana musician and Hot Water ... read more

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Records: More from The Hussy in September

Posted July 20, 2019, 10:23 a.m.

Records: More from The Hussy in September

The Hussy have a busy 2019, releaseing a new LP, Looming, on Sept. 27 on Dirtnap Records. It's the band's sixth full-length, following 2015's Galore, ... read more

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Records: The Fifth Alliance return

Posted July 20, 2019, 9:58 a.m.

Records: The Fifth Alliance return

Dutch group The Fifth Alliance return with The Depth of Darkness, out August 30 on various formats. The 5-piece from The Netherlands blends sludge, post-metal, ... read more

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Records: New Tiger Army announced

Posted July 20, 2019, 9:34 a.m.

Records: New Tiger Army announced

Tiger army are back with Retrofuture on September 13 (Rise Records). Pre-release press bills the record as blending punk, garage, and rock, with hints of Latin music and ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Crushing - Slug

Posted July 8, 2019, 8:11 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Crushing - Slug

Scene Point Blank's featured July stream is the new Slug by Crushing. Crushing is a solo-ish project by Jay Cavalier of Brighton, also known for drumming with ... read more

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Bands: Cro-Mags are back

Posted July 7, 2019, 5:21 p.m.

Bands: Cro-Mags are back

Cro-Mags, fronted by bassist Harley Flanagan, have a new single coming via Victory Records -- it's the first new music in 20 years from the hardcore ... read more

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Records: New UV-TV

Posted July 7, 2019, 3:01 p.m.

Records: New UV-TV

Deranged Records will release a new LP on July 19, HAPPY. The band just revealed a track with the same title here. Formed in 2015 ... read more

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Records: New Frank Turner in August

Posted July 7, 2019, 2:47 p.m.

Records: New Frank Turner in August

Frank Turner, who performs tonight at King Tuts in Glasgow, has a new album on the way. On August 16, Turner will release his eighth ... read more

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Records: Everything That Dies Someday Comes Back

Posted July 7, 2019, 2:27 p.m.

Records: Everything That Dies Someday Comes Back

The Body and Uniform have announced a new collaborative record between the two bands. Titled Everything That Dies Someday Comes Back, it will release on ... read more

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Bands: Redd Kross share another new song

Posted July 7, 2019, 1:57 p.m.

Bands: Redd Kross share another new song

With the new album Beyond the Door set to release on August 23 (Merge Records), Redd Kross have premiered a second track from the upcoming ... read more

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Records: New action from Subhumans UK

Posted July 7, 2019, 1:25 p.m.

Records: New action from Subhumans UK

The long-running Subhumans (UK) are back with a new LP, Crisis Point, on September 13 on Pirates Press Records. Active from 1980-1985 and then reunited ... read more

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Bands: Deaf Club announced EP, debuts video

Posted July 7, 2019, 12:58 p.m.

Bands: Deaf Club announced EP, debuts video

Featuring members of The Locust, Run With The Hunted, Fissue, Weak Flesh, and ACxDC, Deaf Club has unleashed a video tor the song "Bright Side ... read more

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Records: Multicult's Simultaneity Now announced

Posted July 1, 2019, 9:42 p.m.

Records: Multicult's Simultaneity Now announced

Baltimore, MD's angular Multicult will release its fifth album, Simultaneity Now, on August 2 on Learning Curve Records. Check out the song "Grieflex" below, plus ... read more

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Records: New Mean Jeans, "Party Line"

Posted July 1, 2019, 9:02 p.m.

Records: New Mean Jeans,

Mean Jeans have unleased a new single called "Party Line" as a teaser of their upcoming new album titled Gigantic Sike. Gigantic Sike features 11 new ... read more

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Records: Meatwound to release third LP

Posted July 1, 2019, 8:54 p.m.

Records: Meatwound to release third LP

Meatwound are back with a pummeling new record, Culero, which releases August 2 through Financial Ruin. The record is the band's third and will be ... read more

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Records: Who is on the Good Vibes & High Fives tour?

Posted July 1, 2019, 8:01 p.m.

Records: Who is on the Good Vibes & High Fives tour?

Bowling For Soup recently announced a co-headlining tour with Less Than Jake, part of Bowling For Soup's larger 25th anniversary celebration throughout the year, which ... read more

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Tours: Shonen Knife back in the US this fall, new video now

Posted July 1, 2019, 7:26 p.m.

Tours: Shonen Knife back in the US this fall, new video now

Japanese bubblegum punks Shonen Knife recently shared a video to the song Sweet Candy Power" from their latest album, of the same name, which released June ... read more

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Records: New Hives record on Third Man

Posted July 1, 2019, 6:59 p.m.

Records: New Hives record on Third Man

The Hives released a new "I'm Alive" b/w "Good Samaritan" last Friday, JUne 28, on Third Man Records. It is available as a limited edition ... read more

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Records: Sub Dio debut (ex Hanalai, The Ghost, more)

Posted June 30, 2019, 1:57 p.m.

Records: Sub Dio debut (ex Hanalai, The Ghost, more)

Sub Dio have introduced the new track "Skeeters" from their soon to come debut EP. The song itself is a dual vocal response to predatory ... read more

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Tours: Cirque du Soleil to incarnate in Australia with Kurios

Posted June 30, 2019, 1:09 p.m.

Tours: Cirque du Soleil to incarnate in Australia with Kurios

We have covered previous incarnations of Cirque du Soleil and look forward to them returning to terra australis from October this year under its trademark ... read more

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Records: New Adoran release

Posted June 24, 2019, 10:03 p.m.

Records: New Adoran release

Tartarus Records has announced Adoran's new Artemisia, the duo's fourth full-length release. Comprised of Aidan Baker (Nadja, Hynodrone Ensemble, more), and Dorian Williamson (Northumbria, Holoscene), ... read more

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Records: Album #5 from Signals Midwest

Posted June 24, 2019, 9 p.m.

Records: Album #5 from Signals Midwest

Rooted in Cleveland, Signals Midwest are back with Pin on August 2 on Lauren Records. The new album consists of six songs that showcase the sound ... read more

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Records: Electric Frankenstein's How To Build A Monster turns 20

Posted June 24, 2019, 8:28 p.m.

Records: Electric Frankenstein's How To Build A Monster turns 20

Victory Records has announced a remastered reissue of How To Build A Monster by Electric Frankenstin, first released in 1999 -- also on Victory. The ... read more

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Records: Hesitation Wounds are back

Posted June 24, 2019, 8:12 p.m.

Records: Hesitation Wounds are back

Hestitation Wounds debuted a new video, "Paragons Of Virtue" today off their new album set for release later this summer. We've shared the video below.  ... read more

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Shows: T1 Fest in Joliet

Posted June 23, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Shows: T1 Fest in Joliet

A new festival, the T1 Festival, will run on NOvember 8-9 in Joliet, featuring several Illinois punk bands playing to raise funds for the JDRF, (Juvenile ... read more

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Records: New Ledge song, new Ledge album

Posted June 22, 2019, 7:31 p.m.

Records: New Ledge song, new Ledge album

The sludge project known as Ledge will release its second LP on August 30 via Translation Loss Records. Titled All I Hope For, the sophomore ... read more

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Records: New Reunions LP out now

Posted June 22, 2019, 6:58 p.m.

Records: New Reunions LP out now

Reunions returned with a new LP, their first long-player, tited Winer Hear, Summer Skin yesterday. The self-released record continues the band's blend of classic emo/punk ... read more

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Records: HR's Give Thanks

Posted June 22, 2019, 6:34 p.m.

Records: HR's Give Thanks

HR, best known as the vocalist of Bad Brains, will return with a new solo album dubbed Give Thanks on Oct. 18. The new reggae album ... read more

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Records: 40 years of Unknown Pleasure

Posted June 22, 2019, 5:33 p.m.

Records: 40 years of Unknown Pleasure

In 2019, Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures celebrates 4 years since its release. First released in 1979, the band is marking the occasion by collaborating with ... read more

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Records: Thom Yorke live dates plus Anima

Posted June 22, 2019, 3:56 p.m.

Records: Thom Yorke live dates plus Anima

Thom Yorke has announced the "Tomorrow's Modern Boxes" North American Tour this fall, where he will be joined on stage by Nigel Godrich and visual ... read more

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Records: Up next from The Great Old Ones

Posted June 22, 2019, 3:28 p.m.

Records: Up next from The Great Old Ones

The Great Old Ones have announced their upcoming fourth album, the follow-up to 2017's EOD - A Tale of Dark Legacy. The new album follows a ... read more

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Records: Debut full-length from Shock Narcotic

Posted June 22, 2019, 2:59 p.m.

Records: Debut full-length from Shock Narcotic

Playing a brutal mix of grind, metal and hardcore, members of The Dillinger Escape Plan, Child Bite, The Black Dahlia Murder, and more have teamed ... read more

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Bands: Wolfbrigade news

Posted June 21, 2019, 11:03 p.m.

Bands: Wolfbrigade news

Wolfbrigade have announce two upcoming shows in North America -- one in California and the other in Mexico this September -- followed by a new ... read more

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Records: SPB premiere: Coolness Factor 6 by Grizzlor

Posted June 21, 2019, 9:14 p.m.

Records: SPB premiere: Coolness Factor 6 by Grizzlor

Grizzlor are back in action with a new 4-song EP, Coolness Factor 6, out today on Learning Curve Records/Hermit Cave Records. The New Haven, CT ... read more

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Labels: Two new Dirt Cult records

Posted June 21, 2019, 8:56 p.m.

Labels: Two new Dirt Cult records

Dirt Cult Records has two new releases on the horizon: a 12" by Oakland's Dots and a 7" by Texas-based Kira Jari. Dots features members ... read more

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Videos: The Paranoyds drop video, announce full-length

Posted June 20, 2019, 9:11 p.m.

Videos: The Paranoyds drop video, announce full-length

Los Agneles' The Paranoyds, currently on tour with Tacocat, will release their debut full-length on Sept. 13 via Suicide Squeeze Records, then hitting the road ... read more

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Tours: Rancid US tour in September

Posted June 20, 2019, 8:06 p.m.

Tours: Rancid US tour in September

Rancid has announced a US tour this fall, playing dates with a variety of well-known acts including Pennywise, Suicidal Tendencies, The English Beat, Aquabats, Turnstile, ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Maelstrom" by Colored Moth

Posted June 19, 2019, 8:09 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

SPB is pleased to team up with Wolves and Vibrancy Records to share “Maelstrom” from the upcoming new record by Colored Moth, DIM. The Berlin-based band ... read more

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Records: Neurosis & Jarboe: remastered & reissued

Posted June 16, 2019, 2:50 p.m.

Records: Neurosis & Jarboe: remastered & reissued

Originally released 16 years ago (2003), the collaboration between Neurosis & Jarboe will be reissued on August 2 on Neurot Recordings. Fully remasted with all ... read more

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Tours: Red Scare's West Coast Roast

Posted June 16, 2019, 1:59 p.m.

Tours: Red Scare's West Coast Roast

This August Red Scare Industries will celebrate its 15th annviersary with a label showcase tour along the US West Coast. Elway, Ramona, and Sam Russo will play ... read more

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Music News: Nardwuar gets BC Entertainment Hall Of Fame star

Posted June 16, 2019, 12:28 p.m.

Music News: Nardwuar gets  BC Entertainment Hall Of Fame star

Music journlaist, musician, and media personality Nardwuar will be getting a star on the Walk of Fame on Granville Street in downtown Vancouver later this ... read more

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Shows: A one-night revival tour

Posted June 16, 2019, 12:17 p.m.

Shows: A one-night revival tour

Fans of the defunct Revival Tour, which featured folk/punk/Americana collaborative sets between Chuck Ragan and his musical friends roughly a decade ago will have a ... read more

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Records: New Imperial Teen in July

Posted June 16, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Records: New Imperial Teen in July

Imperial Teen are set to release We Are Timeless, the band's first new album in seven years. It will be released by Merge Records on ... read more

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MP3s: Surrender working on full-length (Crusades/Creeps/Steve Adamyk Band)

Posted June 16, 2019, 10:27 a.m.

MP3s: Surrender working on full-length (Crusades/Creeps/Steve Adamyk Band)

A new band named Surrender has announced work on a full-length album later this year. The band features members of Crusades, The Creeps, and Steve ... read more

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Bands: Radiohead limited time OK Computer sessions sale

Posted June 16, 2019, 10:06 a.m.

Bands: Radiohead limited time OK Computer sessions sale

Radiohead is offering music from 18 minidiscs that were leaked from the OK Computer sessions.  "We got hacked last week - someone stole Thom's minidisc archive ... read more

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Records: Two-song EP from Street Sects

Posted June 16, 2019, 9:50 a.m.

Records: Two-song EP from Street Sects

Street Sects will release Gentrification III: Death and Displacement on August 2 on The Flenser. As its name indicates, the two-song EP is the third installment ... read more

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MP3s: Bob Mould covers Buzzcocks, produces Titus Andronicus

Posted June 16, 2019, 9:26 a.m.

MP3s: Bob Mould covers Buzzcocks, produces Titus Andronicus

Bob Mould, who released Sunshine Rock earlier this year (Merge), has announced several upcoming electric performances, including a stop at Riot Fest. In addition to the ... read more

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Videos: New video from Wear Your Wounds

Posted June 15, 2019, 1:02 p.m.

Videos: New video from Wear Your Wounds

Wear Your Wounds just debued "Shrinking Violet," below, from their upcoming Rust on the Gates of Heaven, set for official release on July 12 (Deathwish Inc.) ... read more

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Bands: Pallbearer: new label and other updates

Posted June 15, 2019, 12:01 p.m.

Bands: Pallbearer: new label and other updates

Pallbearer announced an upcoming fourth full-length album, which will see release on Nuclear Blast. The doom monsters also have released a new single, “Atlantis,” as ... read more

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Tours: Deathgrave West Coast tour

Posted June 15, 2019, 11:28 a.m.

Tours: Deathgrave West Coast tour

San Jose, CA's Deathgrave will cover the US West Coast this summer, touring in support of last year's debut So Real, It's Now (Tankcrimes). The tour ... read more

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Tours: SUNN O))) tour dates

Posted June 15, 2019, 11:04 a.m.

Tours: SUNN O))) tour dates

Fresh off the release of Life Metal, on Southern Lord, SUNN O))) has announced US and European tour dates leading into the fall. The band ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Cyberplasm - The Psychic Hologram

Posted June 11, 2019, 8:35 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Cyberplasm - The Psychic Hologram

Coming on June 21, Cyberplasm will release a new LP to the world titled The Psychic Hologram. The band pulls from a diverse influence, mixing noise ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall's First Taste

Posted June 9, 2019, 9:02 p.m.

Records: Ty Segall's First Taste

Due on August 2, Ty Segall returns with a new album named First Taste. The new LP will release on Drag City and ventures into new ... read more

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Records: The Pixies set release date

Posted June 9, 2019, 6:40 p.m.

Records: The Pixies set release date

The reformed Pixies have announced they will release a the new Beneath the Eyrie on Sept. 13 on Infectious/BMG. The 12-song release features Black Francis ... read more

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Records: New Wiretap Records fundraising compilation

Posted June 9, 2019, 1:32 p.m.

Records: New Wiretap Records fundraising compilation

Wiretap Records has released a new compilation, simply named ATTENTION! A Wiretap Charity Compilation. The label is releasing a new charitable comp each quarter, with ... read more

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Records: 2 vinyl Panopticon releases from Bindrune

Posted June 9, 2019, 1:24 p.m.

Records: 2 vinyl Panopticon releases from Bindrune

Bindrune has announced two new pressing of Panopticon releases. One is the single-sided LP The Crescendo of Dusk, which features two previously unreleased tracks: "The ... read more

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Records: Dangers of Love news

Posted June 9, 2019, 11:28 a.m.

Records: Dangers of Love news

Dangers of Love have a new video, a 6-song self-titled EP about to release, and an upcoming tour in the works. The band just send ... read more

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Videos: Ill Communication 25 years later

Posted June 9, 2019, 11:02 a.m.

Videos: Ill Communication 25 years later

Released in May 1994, the Beastie Boys' Ill Communication turns 25 this year. Surviving members Adam “Adrock” Horovitz and Michael “Mike D” Diamond have released a 15 ... read more

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Shows: Play badminton and hear "The Decline" in full at Punk In Drublic Fest

Posted June 9, 2019, 10:29 a.m.

Shows: Play badminton and hear

Set in Portland, OR this year on July 12, the musical lineup and activities have been announced for Punk in Drublic Beer & Music Festival. ... read more

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Records: Russian Girlfriends' In Parlance Of Our Times

Posted June 8, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

Records: Russian Girlfriends' In Parlance Of Our Times

Later this month, on June 21, Russian Girlfriends' will release the new album, In Parlance Of Our Times. It's the band's second full-length and first on ... read more

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Records: Strung Out are back with Songs of Armor and Devotion

Posted June 8, 2019, 10:01 a.m.

Records: Strung Out are back with Songs of Armor and Devotion

Strung Out will return with a new full-length on Fat Wreck Chords this August 9. The album was directly born of the current American political ... read more

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Tours: Heart Bones announce tour, album plans

Posted June 8, 2019, 9:30 a.m.

Tours: Heart Bones announce tour, album plans

Comprised of Sean Tillmann (aka Har Mar Superstar) and Sabrina Ellis (A Giant Dog/ Sweet Spirit), Heart Bones will hit the road this summer on a ... read more

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MP3s: "Theatre of Work" by Bad Breeding

Posted June 8, 2019, 9:08 a.m.

MP3s:

Bad Breeding are back with a brand new LP on June 21. Titled Exiled, it’s the British peace punk group’s fourth release in as many ... read more

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Shows: Riot Fest 15th anniversary

Posted June 2, 2019, 10:31 a.m.

Shows: Riot Fest 15th anniversary

Scheduled for September 13-15 at Douglas Park in Chicago, Riot Fest will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a big lineup featureing diverse acts like Bikini ... read more

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Shows: The Fest wave 2 lineup announcements

Posted June 2, 2019, 9:34 a.m.

Shows: The Fest wave 2 lineup announcements

Scheduled for Nov. 1-3, 2019, The Fest 18 announced additional bands to play the gargantuan Gainesville, FL festival. Against Me! will play 4 full-length albums over ... read more

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Tours: Harvey Pekar summer dates

Posted June 1, 2019, 9:15 p.m.

Tours: Harvey Pekar summer dates

Harvey Pekar, playing a record release show in Cleveland tonight in support of the new Paris Green (Steadfast Records), have announced several US tour dates through the ... read more

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Records: What's new with Boris?

Posted June 1, 2019, 11:57 a.m.

Records: What's new with Boris?

Boris will release a brand new album on Third Man this August. Dubbed LφVE & EVφL, it is a double LP with two distinct, yet overlapping, ... read more

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Records: Bleach Everything full-length coming soon

Posted June 1, 2019, 11:29 a.m.

Records: Bleach Everything full-length coming soon

Richmond, VA's Bleach Everything, who released the zine and 2012 demo titled "I Killed a Werewolf Once (It's On Film),"are back with a full-length release ... read more

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Records: Ufomammut 20th anniversary boxset

Posted June 1, 2019, 11 a.m.

Records: Ufomammut 20th anniversary boxset

Celebrating 20 years as a band in 2019, Itlay's Ufomammut will release the XX Discography Boxset via Supernatural Cat. The boxset will feature nine albums, each ... read more

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Tours: MONO turn 20, plan European tour

Posted June 1, 2019, 10:28 a.m.

Tours: MONO turn 20, plan European tour

WIth 2019 marking the band's 20th anniversary, MONO is taking to Europe in July and December to mark their longevity. Jo Quail will offer support ... read more

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Records: New Mike Love album (Beach Boys) covers "Rockaway Beach"

Posted June 1, 2019, 10:06 a.m.

Records: New Mike Love album (Beach Boys) covers

On July 19, Mike Love of The Beach Boys will release a new solo album titled 12 Sides of Summer (BMG). The album is a collection of ... read more

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Bands: New Pelican record, new Pelican beer

Posted May 31, 2019, 11:04 p.m.

Bands: New Pelican record, new Pelican beer

Chicago's instrumental metal quartet Pelican are back with Nighttime Stories next month, releasing June 7 on Southern Lord. While the band has two songs available for ... read more

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Tours: City Mouse UK tour with Werecats

Posted May 31, 2019, 10:37 p.m.

Tours: City Mouse UK tour with Werecats

This June-July, City Mouse and Werecats will hit the road together across the UK. City Mouse released their debut Get Right in 2017 (It's Alive Records), ... read more

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Records: Friendship on Southern Lord

Posted May 31, 2019, 10:05 p.m.

Records: Friendship on Southern Lord

Southern Lord will bring a new Friendship in June. Titled Undercurrent, the new LP by the blackened hardcore band with touches of sludge and grindcore ... read more

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Records: The Slackers reissue and other new Pirates Press releases

Posted May 31, 2019, 9:07 p.m.

Records: The Slackers reissue and other new Pirates Press releases

Originally released in 2006  on Hellcat Records, The Slackers' Peculiar is being reissed on 12" LP by Pirates Press Records, and being paired with a ... read more

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MP3s: Cave In shares a new song

Posted May 26, 2019, 11 a.m.

MP3s: Cave In shares a new song

Cave In, who will release Final Transmission on June 7 on Hydra Head, have released a single for "Shake My Blood." The song can be ... read more

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Tours: Against Me 2-nights tour

Posted May 26, 2019, 10:28 a.m.

Tours: Against Me 2-nights tour

Against Me! will be hitting the road this fall on a tour that spends two nights in each city, playing 4 records in-full over back-to-back ... read more

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Records: New EP by Ogikubo Station

Posted May 26, 2019, 9:31 a.m.

Records: New EP by Ogikubo Station

As duo Ogikubo Station prepares for a UK tour in June, the Mike Park and Maura Weaver group has announced a ne 3-song EP. The EP ... read more

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Records: The Aggrolites return

Posted May 25, 2019, 12:18 p.m.

Records: The Aggrolites return

Officially released yesterday on Pirates Press Records, The Aggrolites are back with the new Reggae Now!, to be followed by their first US tour in six ... read more

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Shows: Nelsonville Music Festival 2019

Posted May 25, 2019, 11:42 a.m.

Shows: Nelsonville Music Festival 2019

Taking place June 6-9 at Robbins Cross at Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio, the 15th Nelsonville Music Festival has set its 2019 lineup. This year's ... read more

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Records: Torche's Admission, this July

Posted May 25, 2019, 11:04 a.m.

Records: Torche's Admission, this July

Torche return with the brand new Admission, coming on July 12 on Relapse Records. It's the fifth album from the band and their first new ... read more

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Records: Remastered Suicide

Posted May 25, 2019, 10:31 a.m.

Records: Remastered Suicide

Mute/BMG will release a remastered version of Suicide's self-titled 1977 debut on July 12, 2019 on red vinyl, CD, and digitally as a part of the ... read more

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Tours: Ringworm on the East Coast

Posted May 25, 2019, 10 a.m.

Tours: Ringworm on the East Coast

Ringworm have a run of early June tour dates that mostly cover the US East Coast, starting things off on June 6 in Pittsburgh and ... read more

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Tours: Jon Spencer & The Hitmakers tour

Posted May 25, 2019, 9:28 a.m.

Tours: Jon Spencer & The Hitmakers tour

Following the release of his solo debut last year, Spencer Sings The Hits! (In The Red Records), Jon Spencer and backing band The Hitmakers are hitting ... read more

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Tours: The Melvins and Redd Kross to tour this fall

Posted May 23, 2019, 9:02 p.m.

Tours: The Melvins and Redd Kross to tour this fall

Later this year The Melvins and Redd Kross will embark on a 10-week tour, joined by Shitkid, for the full run. “Redd Kross and ShitKid ... read more

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Shows: Triple Eye Industries Fest IV

Posted May 23, 2019, 7:58 p.m.

Shows: Triple Eye Industries Fest IV

On June 5-8, Triple Eye Industries record label will take over venues in Milwaukee and Chicago with a total of 28 bands playing the two ... read more

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Tours: Mogwai + Papa M dates

Posted May 23, 2019, 7:53 p.m.

Tours: Mogwai + Papa M dates

Mogwai will be on tour in August, kicking things off in Phoenix on April 19 for a 10 day jaunt across the western US, wrapping ... read more

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Records: New Death Before Dishonor in July

Posted May 22, 2019, 9:36 p.m.

Records: New Death Before Dishonor in July

After working on new material for almost a decade, Boston's Death Before Dishonor will return with the fiery Unfinished Business on July 26 on Bridge Nine Records. ... read more

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Bands: Who is Galactic Protector?

Posted May 22, 2019, 9:06 p.m.

Bands: Who is Galactic Protector?

Galactic Protector will unveil its debut album titled Evening will release on June 28 through Burning Witches Records. The project is a solo pseudonym from ... read more

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Shows: Hopscotch 10 headlined by Sleater-Kinney

Posted May 22, 2019, 8:44 p.m.

Shows: Hopscotch 10 headlined by Sleater-Kinney

Scheduled for Sept. 5-7 in Raleigh, NC, Hopscotch festival will return for its 10th iteration. This year's lineup features over 100 acts, with announced artists ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Forever" by Evening Standards

Posted May 21, 2019, 8:12 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Scene Point Blank has teamed up with Evening Standards to share “Forever,” a song from the band’s upcoming World’s End, out on June 7 on ... read more

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Records: Halshug's Drøm

Posted May 19, 2019, 2:20 p.m.

Records: Halshug's Drøm

Copenhagen's Halshug will release its third studio album this July on Southern Lord Recordings. The Denmark punk band will titled the record Drøm, with an ... read more

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Splits: Backtrack announced the end, final tours

Posted May 19, 2019, 10:57 a.m.

Splits: Backtrack announced the end, final tours

Backtrack, who formed in 2008 and have released music on Flatspot Records, 6131 Records, and Bridge 9 Records, will disband at year's end. Before the group ... read more

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Tours: Bristol Booze Cruise 2019

Posted May 19, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Tours: Bristol Booze Cruise 2019

Fifty punks bands will perform at the upcoming Bristol Booze Cruise, taking place May 24-26. Inspired by Hamburg’s Booze Cruise Festivals, 50 bands will play across 3 ... read more

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Records: Berthold City return with EP

Posted May 18, 2019, 9:54 p.m.

Records: Berthold City return with EP

War records will release the new EP by LA's Berthold City on June 14, releasing on 7" vinyl and digital platforms. The EP follows-up last ... read more

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Records: Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier album in the works

Posted May 18, 2019, 12:02 p.m.

Records: Mike Patton and Jean-Claude Vannier album in the works

On Sept. 13, Ipecac Recordings will release a new collaborative album by Mike Patton and French composer Jean-Claude Vannier. Corpse Flower will be available on cd ... read more

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Bands: The Absence cover Bad Religion

Posted May 18, 2019, 11:51 a.m.

Bands: The Absence cover Bad Religion

Tampa, Florida metal band The Absence a sharing a cover of "Do What You Want," originally by Bad Religion. Besides the stream, the band is ... read more

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Shows: Pete Shelley tribute night at The Royal Albert Hall

Posted May 16, 2019, 9:04 p.m.

Shows: Pete Shelley tribute night at The Royal Albert Hall

On June 21, the Buzzcocks, The Skids, and Penetration will take over The Royal Albert Hall in London to celebrate the life of Buzzcocks' founding ... read more

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Records: Charger releases debut

Posted May 16, 2019, 8:37 p.m.

Records: Charger releases debut

Formed in the East Bay, California in 2018, Charger is releasing their self-titled EP now on Pirates Press Records. The 7-song affair showcases the metallic-tinged ... read more

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Records: Good Ridddance July

Posted May 16, 2019, 6:58 p.m.

Records: Good Ridddance July

Santa Cruz punks Good Riddance are back with Thoughts and Prayers on July 19 via Fat Wreck Chords. The new 12-track album is their second since ... read more

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Records: Model Zero in June

Posted May 12, 2019, 12:57 p.m.

Records: Model Zero in June

Memphis, TN band Model Zero will release their debut LP on June 28 on Slovenly/Black Gladiator. The band features members of Ex-Cult, Aquarian Blood, and ... read more

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Records: A taste of the new Lee "Scratch" Perry

Posted May 12, 2019, 11:07 a.m.

With a new album coming, the May 31 Rainford released by On-U Sound, reggae artist Lee "Scratch" Perry has unveiled a video for the song "Let It Rain," below. The new record was recorded with longtime collaborator Adrian Sherwood, who has previously worked with Perry on Time Boom X De Devil Dead and ... read more

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Records: Three One G announced Zealot R.I.P. debut

Posted May 12, 2019, 10:46 a.m.

Records: Three One G announced Zealot R.I.P. debut

Three One G Records will release a self-titled EP from Zealot R.I.P., a metal group featuring members of Pig Destroyer, Frodus, and Darkest Hour). The ... read more

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Tours: Therapy dates on the West Coast

Posted May 11, 2019, 9:02 p.m.

Tours: Therapy dates on the West Coast

D-beat punks Therapy are currently touring the US West Coast, including at Outerspace in Arcata, CA tonight. The band previously released a one-sided etched 12" on ... read more

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Records: Paranoyds digital EP out now, vinyl in July

Posted May 11, 2019, 5:29 p.m.

Records: Paranoyds digital EP out now, vinyl in July

The Paranoyds, of Los Angeles, are streaming the b-side of their new EP below. "Hungry Sam/Trade Our Sins" is out digitally now andd it will ... read more

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Records: Wear Your Wounds back with new album in July

Posted May 11, 2019, 5:01 p.m.

Records: Wear Your Wounds back with new album in July

Wear Your Wounds will release a new album titled Rust on the Gates of Heaven on July 12 (Deathwish Inc). The band was founded by Jacob ... read more

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Records: Adrenaline debut

Posted May 11, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

Records: Adrenaline debut

Baltimore's Adrenalie has released song from their upcoming debut EP on Flatspot Records, simply titled Adrenaline. The band play groove-fueld hardcore and are comprised of ... read more

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Records: Joey Cape releases a new song

Posted May 11, 2019, 4:20 p.m.

Records: Joey Cape releases a new song

Joey Cape has a new record set to come out on July 5. Titled Let Me Know When You Give Up, the title track is ... read more

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Labels: Alternative Tentacles offers vinyl subscription

Posted May 11, 2019, 3:10 p.m.

Labels: Alternative Tentacles offers vinyl subscription

Alternative Tentacles is 40 this year, and to celebrating the longstanding label will offer a subscription vinyl package. Subscribers will get all 8 of the ... read more

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Videos: The Harder They Come Collector's Edition blu-ray

Posted May 11, 2019, 1:46 p.m.

Videos: The Harder They Come Collector's Edition blu-ray

A new blu-ray update of the classic reggae-minded movie The Harder They Come will be released on August 20. Dubbed "Collector's Edition," the 1972 film ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Little Bit Of Life" by The Woolly Bushmen

Posted May 8, 2019, 8:56 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

This Friday, Florida’s The Woolly Bushmen will release the new In Shambles, their third full-length, on Pig Baby Records. The band draw influence from 1950’s rockabilly and 1960’s ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Die Slow" by Allweather

Posted May 6, 2019, 2:15 p.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

San Diego’s Allweather have announced their debut album, Through The Floor. Album preorders are live today through Paper Street Cuts, in preparation for its May 24 ... read more

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Records: Falls Of Rauros announce Patterns in Mythology

Posted May 5, 2019, 9:18 p.m.

Records: Falls Of Rauros announce Patterns in Mythology

On July 19, Portland, ME black metallers Falls Of Rauros will relase the new 6-song album Patterns in Mythology, their first release on Gilead Media. ... read more

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Records: Nots 3 out on Friday

Posted May 5, 2019, 8:21 p.m.

Records: Nots 3 out on Friday

Memphis' Nots return with Nots 3 on Friday May 10, out on Goner Records. Beyond the new record, the band will also be touring this spring/summer, ... read more

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Shows: This July 4 presents DEBAUCH-a-ReNO #4

Posted May 5, 2019, 1:04 p.m.

Shows: This July 4 presents DEBAUCH-a-ReNO #4

Slovenly Recordings and We're Loud Fest have joined forced for a July 4 party in Reno, NV, headlined by The Dickies, The Spits, and many ... read more

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Records: Western Settings drop EP, hit Europe, more

Posted May 5, 2019, 12:43 p.m.

Records: Western Settings drop EP, hit Europe, more

Busybodies Western Settings released a new EP in late April and will hit the road in a couple weeks in Europe. The an Diego punk ... read more

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Videos: DFMK's "Ciudad de Nadie"

Posted May 5, 2019, 11:43 a.m.

Videos: DFMK's

DFMK recently wrapped up a short run of live dates in the US and Mexico. The band also premiered a new video for "Ciudad de ... read more

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Labels: HarborLights join Deathwish

Posted May 5, 2019, 11:08 a.m.

Labels: HarborLights join Deathwish

Deathwish Inc. has welcomed HarborLights to the label. The band is streaming a new single for "Hold the Dark" (below) and will release their debut ... read more

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Labels: New SIGE releases and label news

Posted May 5, 2019, 10:38 a.m.

Labels: New SIGE releases and label news

SIGE Records has new record news. Jon Mueller's Canto is open to preorder now. This record releases on June 7 and is described as "3 extended ... read more

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Tours: Disassociate dates

Posted May 4, 2019, 2:28 p.m.

Tours: Disassociate dates

New York's Disassociate, who have reformed after a two and a half year hiatus, will hit the road playing dates with Eyehategod, Negative Approach, and ... read more

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Records: Limited print Divided Heaven

Posted May 4, 2019, 1:36 p.m.

Records: Limited print Divided Heaven

Divided heaven have a new 5-song EP coming out on May 17 on Paper + Pastick Records. Named Cold War Hangover, it's print run will ... read more

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Records: New Treadles 7-inch on Saddle Creek

Posted May 4, 2019, 1:12 p.m.

Records: New Treadles 7-inch on Saddle Creek

Saddle Creek Records has announced the #8 release in the Document Series, a two- song EP by New Orleans, LA's Treadles: "Cold w/ Iron." The ... read more

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Records: Bleached news

Posted May 4, 2019, 11:49 a.m.

Records: Bleached news

Bleached are back with Don't You Think You've Had Enough?, set for a July 12 release via Dead Oceans. The record focuses on the band's newfound ... read more

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Records: First new Hex Machine in 7 years

Posted May 4, 2019, 11:32 a.m.

Records: First new Hex Machine in 7 years

On June 21 Richmond, VA's Hex Machine are back with Cave Painting, to be released on frontman Trevere Thomas' label Minimum Underdrive. "Cave Painting sees ... read more

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Labels: Swedish crust-punk Victims join Relapse

Posted May 4, 2019, 10:29 a.m.

Labels: Swedish crust-punk Victims join Relapse

Victims will release The Horse and Sparrow Theory on Relapse Records on June 28. The Swedish d-beat band will also be playing shows across Europe later ... read more

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Records: Album #10 from Violent Femmes

Posted May 4, 2019, 10:03 a.m.

Records: Album #10 from Violent Femmes

Violent Femmes return on July 26 with the new Hotel Last Resort, which is the band's tenth overall full-length and will be released by PIAS. ... read more

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Records: Debut full-length from Kitty Kat Fan Club out soon

Posted May 4, 2019, 9:32 a.m.

Records: Debut full-length from Kitty Kat Fan Club out soon

At the end of the month Kitty Kat Fan Club will release its debut full-length, following two 7"s. The band was formed by Mike Park ... read more

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Videos: SPB video premiere: "Bubblegum" by Yalla Stockings

Posted May 2, 2019, 11:31 a.m.

Videos: SPB video premiere:

Yalla Stockings have a brand new video for the song “Bubblegum,” the opening track on last year’s Young Cut album. The band is a solo project from Charlie ... read more

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Labels: Enforced joins WAR Records

Posted May 1, 2019, 8:31 p.m.

Labels: Enforced joins WAR Records

This summer WAR Records will release At The Walls, a new LP from Richmond, VA's Enforced. While the band and label finish details on the ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Introducing the Fleshies

Posted April 28, 2019, 8:49 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Introducing the Fleshies

Fleshies are back with a new album. Titled Introducing the Fleshies, the new jam is available from Dirt Cult Records now. The Oakland, CA band originally ... read more

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Records: Who are Acquaintances?

Posted April 28, 2019, 1:17 p.m.

Records: Who are Acquaintances?

File 13 Records will release 8 1/2 Lives, the second album from Chicago's Acquaintances. While just the band's second album, the quartet features many famililar faces ... read more

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Records: Tim Heidecker is brokenhearted

Posted April 28, 2019, 12:38 p.m.

Records: Tim Heidecker is brokenhearted

Comedian Tim Heidecker has a new album coming out in June. Titled What The Brokenhearted Do…, the record is a response (of sorts) to alt-right outrage at ... read more

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Records: The Pretty Flowers covers album

Posted April 28, 2019, 12:07 p.m.

Records: The Pretty Flowers covers album

The Pretty Flowers will release a covers album on May 3, followed by a US tour that begins in San Pedro, CA on May 23 ... read more

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Records: More Pain x-ray flexi

Posted April 28, 2019, 11:42 a.m.

Records: More Pain x-ray flexi

Nick Zimmer (Yeah Yeah Yeahs) and Justin Pearson (Dead Cross, The Locust, Retox--and SPB guest columnist) have released a new limited edition, self-titled flexi disc ... read more

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Records: The Jackets have new LP out soon

Posted April 28, 2019, 11:02 a.m.

Records: The Jackets have new LP out soon

On June 14 The Jackets will release their fourth LP, and sendond on Voodoo Rhythm Records, to be titled Queen of the Pill. The garage-psych punk ... read more

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Bands: Relaxer + Boris

Posted April 27, 2019, 11 p.m.

Bands: Relaxer + Boris

Ohio's Relaxer have announced a split record with Japan's Boris, including a Japan tour of both bands this May. The split is in fact a ... read more

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Records: Up next from Big|Brave

Posted April 27, 2019, 10:41 p.m.

Records: Up next from Big|Brave

Big|Brave is set to release a new LP next month titled A Gaze Among Them. The band, interviewed here by SPB, have debuted a video ... read more

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Records: More Pinkish Black

Posted April 27, 2019, 10:08 p.m.

Records: More Pinkish Black

Pinkish Black will release Concept Unification on June 14, the band's fourth full-length album. The album will come out on cd, vinyl, and digital formats via ... read more

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Records: Oh Sees touring and reissuing Thee Hounds of Foggy Notion

Posted April 27, 2019, 9:03 p.m.

Records: Oh Sees touring and reissuing Thee Hounds of Foggy Notion

First released in 2008, Thee Oh Sees will reissue Thee Hounds of Foggy Nation on May 24 on Castle Face Records. "Thee Hounds of Foggy Notion ... read more

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Records: New Baroness album and tour

Posted April 27, 2019, 8:42 p.m.

Records: New Baroness album and tour

Baroness, who recently wrapped up a co-headlining tour with Deafheaven, will embark on another headlining tour this July in support of Gold & Grey, the ... read more

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Shows: Ty Segall & Freedom Band full album residencies

Posted April 27, 2019, 7:39 p.m.

Shows: Ty Segall & Freedom Band full album residencies

Ty Segall, playing with Freedom Band, will be playing full album residencies in Los Angeles, New York, and select European cities this summer. Each set ... read more

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MP3s: The Dirty Nil cover Culture Abuse and JAMC

Posted April 27, 2019, 5:29 p.m.

MP3s: The Dirty Nil cover Culture Abuse and JAMC

The Dirty Nil will release a series of covers this summer, kicking things off with the streaming-EP You're Welcome I, a two song effort featuring "So Busted" (Culture ... read more

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MP3s: Adult Swim's Metal Swim 2: coming soon

Posted April 27, 2019, 4:59 p.m.

MP3s: Adult Swim's Metal Swim 2: coming soon

Adult Swim, Cartoon Network's late night animated programming, will release a curated stream-only compilation on May 3 named Metal Swim 2. The comp includes 15 ... read more

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Tours: Anti-Flag dates, short doc

Posted April 25, 2019, 10:08 p.m.

Tours: Anti-Flag dates, short doc

Anti-Flag are in Hamburg, DE tonight, kicking off a European tour. First they will play shows with the Donots, followed by the Punk in Drublic ... read more

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Tours: La Armada to tour Europe

Posted April 25, 2019, 8:37 p.m.

Tours: La Armada to tour Europe

Punk/metal band La Armada will hit Europe in July, kicking things off in Denmark and playing dates across the continent into August. The band released ... read more

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Tours: Social Distortion and Flogging Molly summer tour

Posted April 25, 2019, 7:12 p.m.

Tours: Social Distortion and Flogging Molly summer tour

This August, two long-running punk bands will join the road for a two-month tour. Social Distortion and Flogging Molly will hit the road, joined by ... read more

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Records: Thin Lips release EP to fund van repairs

Posted April 25, 2019, 6:06 p.m.

Records: Thin Lips release EP to fund van repairs

Thin Lips have a new 3-song EP out now on Lame-O Records. Titled Carrot Milk, it's available on Bandcamp in the pay-what-you-want format in effort to ... read more

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Tours: Saves the Day and Joyce Manor co-headlining tour

Posted April 24, 2019, 9:31 p.m.

Tours: Saves the Day and Joyce Manor co-headlining tour

Saves the Day and Joyce Manor will embark on a co-headlining tour this summer, including many days with awakebutstillinbed joinining the two bands. Dates are ... read more

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Labels: News from Somos

Posted April 24, 2019, 9 p.m.

Labels: News from Somos

Boston's Somos have announced their third album will release this fall on Tiny Engines, the label where it all started with 2014's emple of Plenty. ... read more

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Tours: Power Trip tour and festival dates

Posted April 23, 2019, 10:01 p.m.

Tours: Power Trip tour and festival dates

The always busy Power Trip have a slew of upcoming live dates. The band kicks off a tour with Red Death today, as well as ... read more

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Bands: Cro-Mags and Cro-Mags "JM"

Posted April 22, 2019, 9:03 p.m.

Bands: Cro-Mags and Cro-Mags

Founding Cro-Mags member and bassist Harley Flanagan has reached a settlement with John Joseph (vocals) and drummer Mackie Jayson (drums) over use of the band name ... read more

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Tours: PUP, on tour now with more dates to come

Posted April 20, 2019, 11:02 a.m.

Tours: PUP, on tour now with more dates to come

PUP, who are currently on tour in Europe in support of the new Morbid Stuff (Little Dipper/Rise), have announced another significant jaunt across North America this fall, ... read more

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Records: Deafkids + Rakta

Posted April 20, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Records: Deafkids + Rakta

Two Brazilian bands, Deafkids and Rakta, have joined forces for a collaborative two-song EP. The bands are currently on tour together as well, on a ... read more

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Site News: SPB eBook anniversary giveaway

Posted April 17, 2019, 10:01 p.m.

Site News: SPB eBook anniversary giveaway

A lot has happened since 2003, when SPB first launched onto the worldwide web. Three-fourths of the site founders moved on to new projects. People ... read more

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Labels: 3 Upcoming Red Scare releases

Posted April 14, 2019, 1:04 p.m.

Labels: 3 Upcoming Red Scare releases

Red Scare Industries has issued a statement with a bundle of news on three upcoming releases. On June 7, the label will release Deals, Deals, ... read more

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Tours: Dead Neck European tour dates

Posted April 14, 2019, 12:33 p.m.

Tours: Dead Neck European tour dates

Dead Neck are touring Europe later this month, starting things off at Mama Liz's in Stamforrd, UK on April 27 and concluding the tour at ... read more

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Records: First widespread release of The King Khan Experience's Turkey Ride

Posted April 14, 2019, noon

Records: First widespread release of The King Khan Experience's Turkey Ride

On May 24, The King Khan Experience will release Turkey Ride, a collection of eighteen year-odl recordings that saw very limited release originally. The new/old ... read more

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Records: DOA unreleased demos and more on 1978

Posted April 14, 2019, 11:31 a.m.

Records: DOA unreleased demos and more on 1978

As hardcore pioneers D.O.A. celebrate their 40th anniversary this year, the band will release a double 12" LP/cd titled 1978, coming out on May 3 ... read more

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Records: Cave In's Final Transmission

Posted April 14, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Records: Cave In's Final Transmission

Nearly seven years since the release of White Silence and a year since the passing of bassist Caleb Scofield, Cave In will return with Final Transmission, scheduled ... read more

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Records: New Ten Foot Pole material in the works

Posted April 14, 2019, 10:30 a.m.

Records: New Ten Foot Pole material in the works

1990s melodic punks Ten Foot Pole are back in action, with a new record of all new material set for release on May 10. Titled ... read more

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Records: Pelican return with Nighttime Stories

Posted April 14, 2019, 10:05 a.m.

Records: Pelican return with Nighttime Stories

Pelican, who releaed a Record Store Day single yesterday, have announced a new full-length LP set for June 7 on Southern Lord Recordings. Titled Nighttime Stories, ... read more

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Videos: New video from Martyrdöd

Posted April 14, 2019, 9:32 a.m.

Videos: New video from Martyrdöd

Sweden's Martyrdöd are back with Hexhammaren, their seventh album, on May 10. In preview, the band just unleashed a new vide for "Helveteslarm," below. The ... read more

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Records: Orphanage Named Earth return with Saudade

Posted April 14, 2019, 9:11 a.m.

Records: Orphanage Named Earth return with Saudade

Poland's Orphanage Named Earth will return with a new album in May/June. Titled Saudade, the record is the band's second (following Re-Evolve) and is described ... read more

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MP3s: Big Business's The Beast You Are

Posted April 10, 2019, 3:31 p.m.

MP3s: Big Business's The Beast You Are

Out on Friday, the new Big Business album, The Beast You Are, is streaming in full at Kerrang. In addition to the new release, the ... read more

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Shows: Fest 18: dates and wave 1 lineup announcements

Posted April 7, 2019, 5:53 p.m.

Shows: Fest 18: dates and wave 1 lineup announcements

The Fest returns again from November 1-3, 2019. The Fest 18 will take place over three days in Gainesville, FL, with hundreds of bands hitting ... read more

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MP3s: Hear the new PUP

Posted April 7, 2019, 11:33 a.m.

MP3s: Hear the new PUP

Toronto's PUP released Morbid Stuff this Friday (Little Dipper/Rise) and it's streaming now on various online platforms, including YouTube. The band formed five years ago and they're ... read more

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Bands: Former Dag Nasty members announce Field Day

Posted April 7, 2019, 11:03 a.m.

Bands: Former Dag Nasty members announce Field Day

Dag Nasty, a band with many lineups over the years, has a new spinoff-type reformation named Fied Day. Field Day features former members Doug Carrion ... read more

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Records: Mega Ran & MC Lars collaborate

Posted April 6, 2019, 9:59 p.m.

Records: Mega Ran & MC Lars collaborate

Rappers Mega Ran and MC Lars are teamed up on a new collaborative record of literary-themed tracks on the upcoming The Dewey Decibel System, out ... read more

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Records: New Raconteurs in June

Posted April 6, 2019, 9:31 p.m.

Records: New Raconteurs in June

Jack White-fronted The Raconteurs will return with their first album in over a decade on June 21. The record will be named Help Us Stranger and ... read more

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Records: New Inter Arma video offers a glimpse at Sulphur English

Posted April 6, 2019, 9:06 p.m.

Records: New Inter Arma video offers a glimpse at Sulphur English

Inter Arma are back with a new record next Friday, April 12, titled Sulphur English. To prep fans for the record they've unveiled a video ... read more

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Records: Driving Slow Motion debut set for June 7

Posted April 6, 2019, 8:13 p.m.

Records: Driving Slow Motion debut set for June 7

Driving Slow Motion, a post-rock collective from Fort Worth, TX, has announced the release of its full-length debut. Titled Arda, the 10-track record will be ... read more

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Bands: New Fixation flexi and tour

Posted April 6, 2019, 7:33 p.m.

Bands: New Fixation flexi and tour

Philadelphia hardcore band Fixation have announced a new 4-song flexi EP to release on May 10. WAR Records will handle the release, which will also ... read more

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Records: BC35: Volume Two captures live recordings of experimental NYC rock

Posted April 6, 2019, 4 p.m.

Records: BC35: Volume Two captures live recordings of experimental NYC rock

Set for release on Friday April 19, NC35: Volume 2 follows last year's BC35 release, which archived notable works recorded at producer Martin Bisi's Bisi Studio in ... read more

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MP3s: Details on the new, Jack Endino-recorded, Dead Bars

Posted April 6, 2019, 3:45 p.m.

MP3s: Details on the new, Jack Endino-recorded, Dead Bars

More news have come out about Dead Bars' upcoming second LP, Regulars. Releasing on May 3, the record was recorded by Seattle producer Jack Endino, known ... read more

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Tours: Culture Abuse headline tour

Posted April 6, 2019, 3:32 p.m.

Tours: Culture Abuse headline tour

Culture Abuse will head across the US on the band's first North American headlining tour this summer, kicking the festivities off in hometown San Francisco ... read more

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Bands: New news about Summer Cannibals

Posted April 6, 2019, 3 p.m.

Bands: New news about Summer Cannibals

Portland's Summer Cannibals have a new label, an upcoming new record, and tours with Hop Along and Slothrust. The band, who released Full Of It in ... read more

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MP3s: Isotope debut out now, streaming

Posted April 6, 2019, 2:31 p.m.

MP3s: Isotope debut out now, streaming

The self-titled debut album by Isotope released yesterday on Carbonized Records. The Bay Area harecore band has former members of Stormcrow, Sanctum, Acts Of Sedition, ... read more

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Bands: New Johnny Thunders releases

Posted April 6, 2019, 1:59 p.m.

Bands: New Johnny Thunders releases

Two neww Johnny Thunders-related items will soon be released by Cleopatra Records, one film and one live record. Titled Room 37: The Mysterious Death Of ... read more

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Labels: Ipecac Recordings turns 20

Posted April 6, 2019, 1:30 p.m.

Labels: Ipecac Recordings turns 20

A recent press release highlights the 20th anniversary of Ipecac Recordings, founded in 1999 by Mike Patton and Greg Werchman. In the ensuing years, the ... read more

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Shows: Full lineup for Electric Funeral Fest IV

Posted April 6, 2019, 1:04 p.m.

Shows: Full lineup for Electric Funeral Fest IV

Taking place across three venues in Denver, CO from June 14-15, Electric Funeral Fest IV tickets are on sale. The Friday-Saturday festival features bands like Torche, ... read more

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Records: Bracket announces 9th album

Posted April 6, 2019, 12:30 p.m.

Records: Bracket announces 9th album

In news that has nothign to do with the Final Four, Fat Wreck Chords announced the upcoming release of a new album from Califronia's Bracket. ... read more

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Labels: Spindrift now on Alternative Tentacles

Posted April 6, 2019, noon

Labels: Spindrift now on Alternative Tentacles

Alternative Tentacles has added Los Angeles-based Spindrift to its roster. Describes as "western influenced cinematic psych-rock," the band draws influence from The Doors and '90s ... read more

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Videos: SPB exclusive: "Still Here" by Howardian

Posted April 1, 2019, 5:40 p.m.

Videos: SPB exclusive:

Today Scene Point Blank is excited to share a video from Howardian’s recently released new album The Silly Shit You Say. “Still Here” comes from ... read more

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Records: Ringworm announce a new LP in May

Posted March 31, 2019, 4:54 p.m.

Records: Ringworm announce a new LP in May

Ringworm are back on May 3 with a brand new record to be titled Death Becomes My Voice. It's to be the band's 8th full-length studio ... read more

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Bands: Team Dresch 25th anniversary

Posted March 31, 2019, 4:38 p.m.

Bands: Team Dresch 25th anniversary

Continuing the anniversary theme of several of this weekend's news posts, another band is celebrating a milestone anniversary. Team Dresch is celebrating its 25th anniversary ... read more

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Shows: Pitchfork 2019 lineup

Posted March 31, 2019, 4:10 p.m.

Shows: Pitchfork 2019 lineup

Scheduled for July 19-21 at Union Park in Chicago, IL, Pitchfrok Music Festival 2019 has unveiled its full lineup for the 3-day musical-focused event. Headliners ... read more

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Records: Sutekh Hexen return

Posted March 31, 2019, 11:33 a.m.

Records: Sutekh Hexen return

Sutekh Hexen have released a new self-titled album on Sentient Ruin Laboratories, released this past Friday, March 29. Described as "Both hypnotic and cruel," it's ... read more

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Tours: Big Eyes' "Hourglass"

Posted March 31, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Big Eyes will release the new Streets of the Lost on April 5 (Greenway Records). First, they've released a video to the new song "Hourglass." The band is currently on the road, stopping at Cousin Danny's in Philadelphia this Tuesday. Hit the bump for more dates.   read more

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Records: Stray Cats release a new video

Posted March 31, 2019, 10:55 a.m.

Records: Stray Cats release a new video

The reformed Stray Cats, featuring original members Brian Setzer, Lee Rocker, and Slim Jim Phantom, have released a video for "Cat Fight "Over a Dog ... read more

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Records: DK40 marks 40th anniversary of Dead Kennedys with 3xCD live release

Posted March 30, 2019, 8:36 p.m.

Records: DK40 marks 40th anniversary of Dead Kennedys with 3xCD live release

Manifesto Records has announced a thriple CD live album of 1982 and 1985 recordings from the Dead Kennedys. WIth 2018 marking the band's 40th anniversary ... read more

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Records: New from Dave Hause

Posted March 30, 2019, 8:01 p.m.

Records: New from Dave Hause

Dave Hause, also of The Loved Ones and The Falcon, has released a video for the song "Saboteurs" from this soon to release album Kick. ... read more

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Music News: New art exhibit of work by HR and Lori Hudson

Posted March 30, 2019, 4:36 p.m.

Music News: New art exhibit of work by HR and Lori Hudson

Los Angeles art gallery Lethal Amounts has a new art exhibit of work by HR and Lori Hudson, HR Hudson being best known as Paul ... read more

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Shows: Nicefest 2019

Posted March 30, 2019, 12:58 p.m.

Shows: Nicefest 2019

The Art As Catharsis showcase NICEFEST will return for 2019 in Sydnet, Melbourne, and Brisbane, taking place on May 11, May 17, and June 1 ... read more

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Bands: Oh Sees news, tours, reissue

Posted March 30, 2019, 12:29 p.m.

Bands: Oh Sees news, tours, reissue

The always busy Oh Sees have announced tour days in North America and Europe, plus a reissue of The Cool Death of Island Raiders Castle ... read more

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Videos: Big Business release a video for "Time and Heat"

Posted March 30, 2019, 11:58 a.m.

Videos: Big Business release a video for

Big Business, who have reverted to a two-piece lineup for the upcoming release The Beast You Are, unveiled a taste of the record to come ... read more

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Bands: New Modest Mouse single for RSD

Posted March 30, 2019, 11:32 a.m.

Bands: New Modest Mouse single for RSD

Modest Mouse has announced a 2-song single with a-side "Poison The Well" and b-side "I'm Still Here" coming out next Saturday, also known as Record ... read more

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Tours: Neighborhood Brats tour dates

Posted March 30, 2019, 10:56 a.m.

Tours: Neighborhood Brats tour dates

California punk band Neighborhood Brats will hit the road next month, including a run of dates with the Adolescents. Tour tour kicks off on April ... read more

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Bands: OWTH in the studio

Posted March 25, 2019, 7:31 p.m.

Bands: OWTH in the studio

Off With Their Heads have announced work on a new record, which they recently began recording at Pachyderm Studios in Minnesota. In related news, bassist ... read more

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Records: Buck-O-Nine return to action

Posted March 24, 2019, 7:31 p.m.

Third wave ska punk band Buck-O-Nine have announced a new album next month, their first in 12 years. The album, FunDayMental, releases on April 19 on Cleopatra Records. The new album will be the band's sixth overall, and first since Sustain in 2007. "Top of the World" offers a taste: read more

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Records: Vinyl reissue of Silkworm's In The West

Posted March 24, 2019, 6:28 p.m.

Records: Vinyl reissue of Silkworm's In The West

In the West, originally released in 1994, making it the 25th anniversary of Silkworm's second album. The reissue was been remixed by Steve Albini, who ... read more

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Records: TSOL cover Amerie

Posted March 24, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

Records: TSOL cover Amerie

Veteran punks TSOL have released a 12" vinyl single of the band covering Amerie's "1 Thing," set to ship later this month on Hardline Entertainment. ... read more

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Records: Dead Bars plan new LP

Posted March 24, 2019, 4:59 p.m.

Records: Dead Bars plan new LP

On May 3, Seattle's Dead Bars will release Regulars, their second album and first on A-F Records. The punk band formed in 2013 and previously ... read more

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Records: CJ Ramone is back with a new song, new album

Posted March 24, 2019, 4:52 p.m.

Fat Wreck Chords has announced the release of The Holy Spell..., a new album by CJ Ramone scheduled for May 10 release. The first single, "Blue Skies," is out now (watch it below). The Holy Spell... is Ramone's first release since American Beauty in 2017. read more

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Shows: Additional announcements for Psycho Las Vegas 2019

Posted March 23, 2019, 12:10 p.m.

Shows: Additional announcements for Psycho Las Vegas 2019

The annual Psycho Las Vegas 2019, taking place this year August 16-18, has added Deafheaven, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Bad Religion, Old Man Gloom, and ... read more

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Tours: L7 May-June tour dates

Posted March 23, 2019, 11 a.m.

Tours: L7 May-June tour dates

The active-agin L7 have announced a tour this summer in support of Scatter the Rats, a new album to release on May 3. For a full ... read more

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Records: NYT LIV announced debut

Posted March 23, 2019, 10:32 a.m.

Records: NYT LIV announced debut

A new song is streaming from the upcoming debut album by NYT LIV, Ensomhedens Kolde Kald. The album will release on May 3 on Indisciplinarian. ... read more

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Records: Tsunami Bomb to release new album

Posted March 23, 2019, 10:04 a.m.

Records: Tsunami Bomb to release new album

After reforming in 2015, Tsunami Bomb are back with a new album this summer on Alternative Tentacles. The lineup features original members Dominic Davi (bass/vocals), ... read more

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Tours: Neurosis US dates (with Bell Witch and Deafkids)

Posted March 10, 2019, 3 p.m.

Tours: Neurosis US dates (with Bell Witch and Deafkids)

Having already toured Japan this year and with a trip to Europe scheduled in the winter, Neurosis has added a string of US tour dates ... read more

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Tours: Bad Sports tour announcement

Posted March 10, 2019, 2:09 p.m.

Srtipped-down Texas punk band Bad Sports wil be touring the US and Canada, starting at the end of this month, playing shows with The Whiffs and more. The band released Constant Stimulation in 2018 on Dirtnap Records. read more

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Music News: Limited edition Iggy Pop photo book

Posted March 10, 2019, 1:18 p.m.

Music News: Limited edition Iggy Pop photo book

Fat Possum Records and Tyrant Books is offering a limited first edition of Bare & Real - Iggy Pop, a book of photos by Paul ... read more

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Tours: Full of Hell North American dates

Posted March 10, 2019, 12:38 p.m.

Tours: Full of Hell North American dates

Full of Hell have announced the Weeping Caustic Torment tour, kicking off at Martland Deathfest on May 24. They'll be joined on the two by ... read more

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Records: New Lee "Scratch" Perry forthcoming

Posted March 10, 2019, 11 a.m.

Records: New Lee

On May 10, Lee "Scratch" Perry is set to release the new album Rainford. The album will be released by On-U Sound and was produced ... read more

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Records: Kool Keith + Thetan

Posted March 9, 2019, 3:01 p.m.

Records: Kool Keith + Thetan

For Record Store Day 2019, Kool Keith will release a limited editino vinyl single backed by Nashville, TN powerviolence duo Thetan. Released as an RSD ... read more

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Records: New from Something Is Waiting

Posted March 9, 2019, 2:31 p.m.

Records: New from Something Is Waiting

Chicago's Something Is Waiting, who play a diverse form of rock that pulls from noise, glam, sleaze rock, and more, have debute the new song ... read more

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Records: Walking Bombs and Gridfailure team up

Posted March 9, 2019, 2:07 p.m.

Records: Walking Bombs and Gridfailure team up

Two New York collaborative projects, Walking Bombs and Gridfailure, are each teaming up together on the new experimental release Suicide By Citizenship , with will ... read more

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Records: Kicker Russian River Relief Fund EP

Posted March 9, 2019, 1:45 p.m.

Records: Kicker Russian River Relief Fund EP

Following the recent flooding of the Guernevill region of Northern California, Oakland's Kicker has issued a downloadable, pay-as-you-wish EP to raise funds for relief. Aptly titled Russian ... read more

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MP3s: New (free) label sampler from Paper + Plastick

Posted March 8, 2019, 9:19 p.m.

MP3s: New (free) label sampler from Paper + Plastick

It's spring somewhere, and Paper + Plastick record label is celebrating with the release of a free 10-song sampler, available for download. The sampler features ... read more

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Records: Big Eyes announced Streets of the Loss

Posted March 3, 2019, 1:33 p.m.

Records: Big Eyes announced Streets of the Loss

Big Eyes is back with a new single, a tour at the end of the month, and a brand new LP titled Streets of the ... read more

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Shows: Damaged City 2019 full lineup

Posted March 3, 2019, 11:47 a.m.

Shows: Damaged City 2019 full lineup

Damaged City Fest is back for 2019, running April 11-14 at a handful of venues in the city. The annual event is an all ages ... read more

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Records: L7 to release new full-length: their first in 20 years

Posted March 3, 2019, 11 a.m.

Records: L7 to release new full-length: their first in 20 years

The reformed L7 has two exciting bits of news for the coming year. First, the band will release a new full-length album on May 3. ... read more

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Tours: Europe Full of Hell

Posted March 3, 2019, 10:30 a.m.

Tours: Europe Full of Hell

Full of Hell, who just finished recording their fourth full-length album, have announced a co-headlining European tour with The Body. The tour will kick off ... read more

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Tours: Heavy Psych Sounds Fest series

Posted March 3, 2019, 10:01 a.m.

Tours: Heavy Psych Sounds Fest series

Rome label Heavy Psych Sounds will be taking its festival on the road in the US this year. The lineup will feature Fatso Jetson, Nebula, ... read more

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Records: Bad Brains' Black Dots vinyl reissue

Posted March 3, 2019, 9:31 a.m.

Records: Bad Brains' Black Dots vinyl reissue

The early Bad Brains recording, Black Dots, will be reissued on vinyl for the first time in 20 years, releasing on limited edition white vinyl, ... read more

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Records: Yes, Cokie The Clown will release an album

Posted March 2, 2019, 7:46 p.m.

Records: Yes, Cokie The Clown will release an album

For those who remember the controversial NOFX/Fat Mike "Cokie The Clown" SXSW showcase in 2010, the project is back with a full 10-song record. Cokie ... read more

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Tours: Actor Observer dates

Posted March 2, 2019, 3:05 p.m.

Tours: Actor Observer dates

This April, New England-based post-hardcore band Actor Observer will hit the road along the US East Coast. Stretching April 11 to April 20, the band ... read more

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Tours: DeeCRACKS summer tours

Posted March 2, 2019, 2:33 p.m.

Tours: DeeCRACKS summer tours

DeeCRACKS, fresh off last year's release of Sonic Delusions (Pirates Press), have announced two tour runs later this year, one of which is with CJ Ramone. ... read more

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Tours: Warped Tour 25th Anniversary edition

Posted March 2, 2019, 2 p.m.

Tours: Warped Tour 25th Anniversary edition

Last year was previously announced as the final year of the long-running Vans Warped Tour. It's now back in 2019 in a limited, 3 city ... read more

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Tours: The Slackers on tour

Posted March 2, 2019, 1:27 p.m.

Tours: The Slackers on tour

More news from the ska scene: The Slackers will be on tour this summer, playing dates across the US, Canada, and a UK run in ... read more

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Records: New Pelican for Record Store Day

Posted March 2, 2019, 12:08 p.m.

Records: New Pelican for Record Store Day

On April 13, also knowsn as Record Store Day 2019, Pelican will release a brand new 7" on Southern Lord -- the group's first new ... read more

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Records: Soundtrack coming to Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Posted March 2, 2019, 11 a.m.

Records: Soundtrack coming to Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Another Record Store Day 2019 release will be the soundtrack to the documentary Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records. The documentary explores the the ... read more

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Records: The Coathangers' "Step Back" video

Posted March 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m.

Set to released a new album, The Devil You Know, on March 8, The Coathangars recently unleasted a video for the new track "Step Back," which is a song about loving people who suffer from addition.  Watch the video here: The Devil You Know will be issed on Suicide Squeeze Records ... read more

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Tours: New from Tryer (in April)

Posted March 2, 2019, 10:02 a.m.

Tours: New from Tryer (in April)

Finnish melodic punk band Tryer will release its fourth full-length in April. Titled Ei Kuole Koskaan, the album releases on April 12 on Suicide Records ... read more

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Tours: The Aggrolites to hit the road this summer

Posted March 2, 2019, 9:32 a.m.

Tours: The Aggrolites to hit the road this summer

A recent update from Pirates Press Records shared a tour schedule for The Aggrolites, who be on the road for essentially the whole summer. The ... read more

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Music News: New book about Poly Styrene (X-Ray Spex)

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 2:01 p.m.

Music News: New book about Poly Styrene (X-Ray Spex)

Poly Styrene, who passed away in 2011, will be the subject of a new book and exhibit in Paris. The book, titled Dayglo: The Poly ... read more

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Tours: X + Violent Femmes on the road together

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 1:38 p.m.

Tours: X + Violent Femmes on the road together

In a pairing of two classic acts from the back end of your alphabetically-filed record collection, X and the Violent Femmes will co-headline across part ... read more

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Tours: Craig Finn solo dates in June

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 1:17 p.m.

Tours: Craig Finn solo dates in June

Craig Finn, who recently announced a new solo record titled I Need A New War, has now announced a summer solo tour as well. Kicking ... read more

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Records: Club Night April 5

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 12:57 p.m.

Records: Club Night April 5

Oakland's Club Night will release their debut full-length, What Life, on April 5 via Tiny Engines. Formed in 2016, the band shares ecclectic indie influence with ... read more

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Bands: What's up with New Idea Society

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 12:03 p.m.

Bands: What's up with New Idea Society

After an 8 year hiatus, New Idea Society are back with two new songs. Formed by Mike Law (Wild Arrows, EUCLID) and Stephen Brodsky (Mutoid ... read more

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Records: Nightmarathons debut to release in March

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 11:31 a.m.

Records: Nightmarathons debut to release in March

Formed in 2016, Pittsburgh's Nightmarathons will release their debut full-length on March 29 on A-F Records. Named Missing Parts, the band fuses various punk-related genres ... read more

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Records: Out soon on Goner

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Records: Out soon on Goner

Low Life, out of Sydney, will release the new Downer Edn (aka "Downer Edition") on March 15 on Goner. The band last released Dogging in 2014 and ... read more

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Bands: Members of The Fall form Imperial Wax

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 10:37 a.m.

Bands: Members of The Fall form Imperial Wax

The longest-running lineup of members of The Fall have formed Imperial Wax, named after the 2008 album when the musicians began their relationship. Following the ... read more

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Records: Return of The Damned Things

Posted Feb. 22, 2019, 9:37 p.m.

Founded by Scott Ian (Anthrax) and Joe Trohman (Fall Out Boy), The Damned Things are back with a new album in April titled High Crimes, offering a teaser now in the colorful video for "Cells" (below). Besides the two familiar faces who co-founded the group, it also features Andy Hurley on ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Road to Ruin" by Burn Burn Burn

Posted Feb. 21, 2019, 11:06 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Today Scene Point Blank is excited to share a brand new song from Seattle's Burn Burn Burn, a taste from their upcoming new album, Chosen Family. ... read more

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MP3s: Old Firm Casuals record streaming in full

Posted Feb. 18, 2019, 11:13 a.m.

MP3s: Old Firm Casuals record streaming in full

Holger Danske, the latest relase from Old Firm Casuals, is streamin in full at Decibel Magazine. The record will release on March 15 on vinyl, CD, and ... read more

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Records: Dave Hause's Kick

Posted Feb. 18, 2019, 10:29 a.m.

Records: Dave Hause's Kick

 Busybody Dave Hause is back with a new solo record, this one titled Kick, to release on Rise Records on April 12. It is the fourth ... read more

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Records: The Yawpers to release Human Question

Posted Feb. 18, 2019, 10:12 a.m.

Records: The Yawpers to release Human Question

The Yawpers have announced the upcoming release of Human Question, set for release on April 19 on Bloodshot Records. The album is a follow-up to Boy in ... read more

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Tours: Ogikubo Station in the UK

Posted Feb. 16, 2019, noon

Tours: Ogikubo Station in the UK

On the heels of last year's We Can Pretend full-length (Asian Man Records), duo Ogikubo Station have scheduled a UK tour this JUne. The band ... read more

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Records: Bloodshot Bill releases Come and Get Your Love Right Now

Posted Feb. 16, 2019, 11:32 a.m.

Records: Bloodshot Bill releases Come and Get Your Love Right Now

Since beginning his music carer in 1998, Bloodshot Bill has more than 35 releases. Come and Get Your Love Right Now, released yesterday on Goner ... read more

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Records: Spotlights are back with Love & Decay

Posted Feb. 16, 2019, 11 a.m.

Records: Spotlights are back with Love & Decay

A new Spotlights drops on April 26. Titled Love & Decay, it is the band's first album as a trio, with touring drummer Chris Enriguez officially ... read more

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Bands: Justin Pearson and Nick Zinner bring More Pain

Posted Feb. 16, 2019, 10:35 a.m.

Bands: Justin Pearson and Nick Zinner bring More Pain

Three One G is releasing a new self-titled flexi-disc and digital EP by More Pain, a two person project between Nick Zinner (Yeah Yeah Yeahs) ... read more

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Tours: Dates with All Them Witches

Posted Feb. 15, 2019, 9:33 p.m.

Tours: Dates with All Them Witches

Next month All Them Witches will kick off a North American tour with Plague Vendor. The band released ATW last year (New West Records, and has since ... read more

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Shows: Groezrock line-up continues to grow

Posted Feb. 15, 2019, 9 p.m.

Shows: Groezrock line-up continues to grow

Taking place April 25-27 in Belgium, Groezrock 2019 has announced 34 more acts, with 10 more still to come. With more than 80 artists performing ... read more

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Tours: Kevin Devine + John K. Samson dates

Posted Feb. 15, 2019, 8:37 p.m.

Tours: Kevin Devine + John K. Samson dates

Kevin Devine, who has released several Devinyl Splits records featuring his own work and that of his musical peers, has announced an upcoming tour with ... read more

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Labels: Clowns join Fat Wreck

Posted Feb. 14, 2019, 9:02 p.m.

Labels: Clowns join Fat Wreck

Fat Wreck Chords has announced a partnership with Clowns from Australia. On April 12, the band will release a new album Nature/Nurture, which is describedas ... read more

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Records: Craig Finn solo

Posted Feb. 10, 2019, 1:43 p.m.

Records: Craig Finn solo

On April 26, Criag Finn (The Hold Steady) will release a new solo album, I Need A New War on Partisan Records. "Going in, I saw ... read more

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Records: New 7-inch from The Distillers

Posted Feb. 10, 2019, 12:59 p.m.

Records: New 7-inch from The Distillers

On Valentines Day, Feb. 14, The Distillers will release a new 7" on Third Man Records. The two-song release is officially titled "Man vs. Magnet" ... read more

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Records: Another Free Throw in March

Posted Feb. 10, 2019, 12:33 p.m.

Records: Another Free Throw in March

Free Throw has announced the release of a new album, followed by a North American tour with Tiny Moving Parts.  Titled What's Past Is Prologue, it ... read more

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Records: Upcoming Oxx

Posted Feb. 10, 2019, 11:59 a.m.

Danish hardcore band Oxx will release The Skeleton Is Just A Coat Hanger; These Are The Black Strings That Make You Dance later this spring, teasing this trailer for the time being: Based out of Aarhus, Denmark, the band will also appear at Baahl Fest 2.0 in March. Nefarious Indusries is handling ... read more

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Records: Nadir (members of OWTH) to release debut

Posted Feb. 9, 2019, 1:04 p.m.

Records: Nadir (members of OWTH) to release debut

Robbie Swartwood of Off With Their Heads has a new band named Nadir, who will self-released Collecting Misery on Feb. 25. Readers may note a certain tone ... read more

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Music News: Craig Wedren art/photography show and solo tour

Posted Feb. 9, 2019, 12:40 p.m.

Music News: Craig Wedren art/photography show and solo tour

Former frontman of Shudder To Think, Craig Wedren, has an upcoming art exhibit and limited edition book that captures moments from his career, titled My ... read more

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Bands: News from the SUNN O))) camp

Posted Feb. 9, 2019, 10:59 a.m.

Bands: News from the SUNN O))) camp

SUNN O))) will be back in action this year, releasing the 4-song Life Metal in April, to be followed by another LP named Pyroclasts that will ... read more

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Tours: YOB & Neurosis in Europe

Posted Feb. 9, 2019, 10:31 a.m.

Tours: YOB & Neurosis in Europe

YOB, in addition to recently announced tour dates with Amenra and Voivod, will also head across the pond to play summer dates with Neurosis this summer. ... read more

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Bands: NOFX 7-inch of the month club

Posted Feb. 8, 2019, 10:34 p.m.

Bands: NOFX 7-inch of the month club

NOFX has announced a second run of the 7" of the Month Club. The subscription will include new material recorded with Bill Stevenson, that "may ... read more

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Labels: Don't Sleep join Victory

Posted Feb. 7, 2019, 8 p.m.

Labels: Don't Sleep join Victory

Washington, DC/Pennsylvania hardcore band Don't Sleep have joined forces with Victory Records for their upcoming debut full-length. The band has two EPs under their belt, Don’t ... read more

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Records: New Martha

Posted Feb. 3, 2019, 10:30 a.m.

Records: New Martha

On April 5 Martha will release Love Keeps Kicking on Dirtnap Records. It's the band's third album and continues the evolution of their indie-punk song.  To ... read more

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Bands: The Pixies are in the studio

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 11:08 p.m.

Bands: The Pixies are in the studio

The Pixies are currently in the studio working on a new album with an expected release of September 2019. They areworking with producer Tom Dalgety at ... read more

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Bands: An Horse camp news

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 3:11 p.m.

Bands: An Horse camp news

An Horse, whose debut Rearrange Beds came out in 2009, has announced a follow-up this spring on Lame-O Records. Formed in Brisbane, Australia, the duo is ... read more

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Records: Lots of activity from Steve Adamyk Band

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 2:33 p.m.

Records: Lots of activity from Steve Adamyk Band

Next month -- specifically on March 15 -- Steve Adamyk Band will return with Paradise. Paradise is a new 12-song record coming out courtesy of Dirtnap Records. It ... read more

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Shows: Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 1:58 p.m.

Shows: Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

A two-day event in April will showcase a whole lot of classic punk bands, plus tacos and beer in large quantities. Scheduled for April 6-7 ... read more

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Records: What is Waste of Space Orchestra?

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 12:31 p.m.

Records: What is Waste of Space Orchestra?

Oranssi Pazuzu and Dark Buddha Rising have teamed up on a full-length project under the name Waste of Space Orchestra. The collective started as a commissioned ... read more

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Shows: Manchester Punk Festival full line-up

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 12:07 p.m.

Shows: Manchester Punk Festival full line-up

Taking place April 19-21, 2019 (Easter weekend), Manchester Punk Festival has announced the full line-up for its fifth interation. This year's festival features more than ... read more

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Tours: More Jenny Lewis news in 2019

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 11 a.m.

Tours: More Jenny Lewis news in 2019

Jenny Lewis is having a productive 2019, having released the new single "Red Bull & Hennessy" in preview of her upcoming On the Line record, which ... read more

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Tours: Warped is back: bigger and in 3 cities for 25th anniversary

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m.

Tours: Warped is back:  bigger and in 3 cities for 25th anniversary

The Vans Warped Tour will return from retirement in 2019 for limited dates in honor of the tour's 25th anniversary. “It was truly an honor ... read more

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Records: Landfill Crew release double 7-inch

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 10 a.m.

A new "fictional 1980s" punk band going by the name of Landfill Crew has released a new, self-titled 2x7", released collaboratively between Pirates Press and Hellcat. Character Bagga, aka Tim Armstrong (Rancid) says the following: The Landfill Crew is a fictional animated punk rock band set in the 1980’s. I ... read more

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Records: Kool Keith EP coming on Three One G

Posted Feb. 1, 2019, 11:01 p.m.

Records: Kool Keith EP coming on Three One G

Kool Keith will be releasing a 4-song EP on Three One G Records. The rapper, also known as Dr. Octagon, Dr. Doom, and Black Elvis, ... read more

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Records: The Down South Spaghetty Accident, coming soon

Posted Feb. 1, 2019, 10:31 p.m.

Records: The Down South Spaghetty Accident, coming soon

The day after Valentine's Day will mart the release of a 14-song compilation on Spaghetty Town Records titled Down South Spaghetty Accident. The comp features ... read more

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Tours: The Specials summer tour

Posted Feb. 1, 2019, 10:03 p.m.

Tours: The Specials summer tour

Today The Specials released Encore, their first new album in 37 years. The band will follow-up the release with a North American tour this summer, which begins ... read more

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Records: Skryptor announce debut album+book

Posted Feb. 1, 2019, 8:33 p.m.

Records: Skryptor announce debut album+book

A new York trio by the name of Skryptor is set to release Luminous Volumes jointly next month, on March 29 via Skin Graft, Sleeping Giant ... read more

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Records: The Faint release date

Posted Feb. 1, 2019, 8:25 p.m.

The Faint are back with Egowerk, coming March 15 via Saddle Creek. The band will also return to the stage throughout the year, with a full tour schedule posted below. The song "Alien Angel" can be heard now. read more

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Records: Low Dose sets release date and tour dates

Posted Jan. 30, 2019, 8:37 p.m.

Records: Low Dose sets release date and tour dates

Set to release their debut LP on March 29, Lose Dose will follow the album's release with a US/Canada tour. The band, featuring former members ... read more

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Records: Big Business is back for more

Posted Jan. 30, 2019, 6:41 p.m.

Records: Big Business is back for more

On April 12 Joyful Noise Recordings will release a brand new album from LA duo Big Business. Titled The Beast You Are, it's the band's ... read more

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Bands: Make War working on follow-up

Posted Jan. 29, 2019, 8:50 p.m.

Bands: Make War working on follow-up

In a recent tweet, Red Scare Industries noted that Make War is working on a follow-up to 2016's Developing A Theory of Integrity. The band ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Reconciler - Set Us Free

Posted Jan. 29, 2019, 10:56 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Reconciler  - Set Us Free

This month Scene Point Blank is excited to host the debut full-length from Atlanta’s Reconciler. Titled Set Us Free, the album comes out on February ... read more

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Labels: 5 new releases from Slovenly

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 12:31 p.m.

Labels: 5 new releases from Slovenly

February will be a busy month at Slovenly. The label has a bundle of new material coming out, five new EPs all slated for a ... read more

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Tours: Wake US & Canada tour

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 11:59 a.m.

Tours: Wake US & Canada tour

Blackened grindcore band Wake will decend on the USA begninning April 2 in Chicago, leading the band through the US and Canada throughout the month ... read more

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Bands: Elizabeth Colour Wheel announce tour, deal with The Flenser

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 11:30 a.m.

Bands: Elizabeth Colour Wheel announce tour, deal with The Flenser

Boston five-piece band Elizabeth Colour Wheel have announced some group news. In addition to an East Coast US tour this spring, the band will be ... read more

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Records: Honey Joy and Bat Boy split

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

With a soon to release split coming between Joney Joy and Bat Boy, Honey Joy and Everything Sucks Music are sharing a new tune now. Honey Joy released a self-titled LP last year on Infinity Cat Recordings/Everything Sucks, and Bat Boy released a split EP with Sarchasm (Asian Man Records). Give ... read more

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Records: New Barnett & Coloccia coming

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 10:30 a.m.

Records: New Barnett & Coloccia coming

As announced in Faith Coloccia's 2018 Pass The Mic entry, the collaborative Barnett & Coloccia will release a new album titled VLF soon. Barneet and Coloccia ... read more

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Records: Los Huayacos' Savage Monstrosities set for next month

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 10:10 a.m.

Tankcrimes is set to release the new Savage Monstrosities from Los Huaycos next month, set for Feb. 8. The band members are originally from Peru but currently live in Tankcrimes' home city of Oakland. Playing thrash punk and featuring ex-members of Asmereir, Metamorphosis, and Experimental Dental School, the band will also be ... read more

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Records: Thom Yorke's Suspiria Unreleased Material EP

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 11:51 p.m.

Records: Thom Yorke's Suspiria Unreleased Material EP

Thom Yorke will expand on his 2018 release, Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino film), with the Feb. 22 update Suspiria Unreleased Material EP, a limited edition ... read more

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Tours: Supersuckers going Down Under

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 9:59 p.m.

Tours: Supersuckers going Down Under

Celebrating 30 years of r 'n' r, Supersuckers will head to Australia in February for select tour stops across the continent. The band originally forms ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall & Freedom Band live LP

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 9:44 p.m.

Records: Ty Segall & Freedom Band live LP

Ty Segall & Freedom Band will release a live album called Deforming Lobes in March. Set to release on March 29 via Drag City, the ... read more

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Shows: Changeville 2019

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 8:59 p.m.

Shows: Changeville 2019

The Changeville Festival, a music and arts festival geared toward social change, will take place Feb. 7-8 in Gainesville, FL. The event takes place in ... read more

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Bands: MARTYRDÖD are in the studio now

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 8:44 p.m.

Bands: MARTYRDÖD are in the studio now

Sweden's MARTYRDÖD is back in the studio working on Hexhammaren, their seventh full-length album, which is being recorded by Fredrik Nordström at Studio Fredman  in Gothenburg, ... read more

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Records: New album from The New Enemy

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 3:12 p.m.

Records: New album from The New Enemy

The New Enemy have a new record out now. Named Illusion of Choice, the album dropped on Jan. 25. With 8 songs in total, there ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Feral Light - Fear Rides A Shadow

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 2:31 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Feral Light - Fear Rides A Shadow

Two-piece Minneapolis, MN black metal band Feral Light is band with their second LP, Fear Rides A Shadow. Featuring A. Reesen on drums and A. Schoengrund ... read more

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Records: (Young) Pioneers release new collection

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 2:19 p.m.

Records: (Young) Pioneers release new collection

The long defunct Richmond, VA band (Young) Pioneers have a new collection out on Tiger Force Ultra. Titled Write In the (Young) Pioneers, it will be ... read more

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Bands: Good Fuck in a town near you

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 11:31 a.m.

Bands: Good Fuck in a town near you

On Feb. 22, Good Fuck will release their debut self-titled album on Joyful Noise. The group is Tim Kinsella and Jenny Pulse, described as "[the ... read more

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Records: New Pkew Pkew Pkew slated for March 1

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 11 a.m.

Records: New Pkew Pkew Pkew slated for March 1

Toronto's Pkew Pkew Pkew just announced Optimal Lifestyles, a new album that will release on March 1 on Dine Alone Records. For the new record, ... read more

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Records: New release from Old Firm Casuals

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 10:36 a.m.

San Francisco punk band Old Firm Casuals return with a new album, Holger Danske on Mrch 15 on Pirates Press. The band released a video for "Motherland," (below) to preview the release. The new album is the band's second full-length and first as a quartet, with new guitarist Gabe Gavriloff. ... read more

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Bands: The Bouncing Souls 30 year milestone

Posted Jan. 24, 2019, 9:29 p.m.

Bands: The Bouncing Souls 30 year milestone

Earlier this week, The Bouncing Souls announced big plans for the band's thirtieth anniversary in 2019. The band will be actively touring throughout the year, ... read more

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Records: Sigils premiere song off upcoming debut

Posted Jan. 24, 2019, 8:27 p.m.

Records: Sigils premiere song off upcoming debut

Sigils have released a video to "Faceless," a track from their March 22 debut album titled You Built the Altar, You Lit the Leaves. The ... read more

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Records: ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead 20th reissue

Posted Jan. 21, 2019, 1:23 p.m.

Records: ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead 20th reissue

...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead have announced a tour of Europe, the UK, and Japan, plus a limited vinyl reissue ... read more

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Obituaries: Lorna Doom (1958-2019)

Posted Jan. 21, 2019, 11:30 a.m.

Teresa Ryan, known in the punk scene as Lorna Doom of The Germs, passed away last week on Jan. 16 after suffering from cancer. Her family issued the following statement: Teresa Ryan a/k/a Lorna Doom was always a woman of mystery. So much so, that even in her final days ... read more

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Records: Kaada to release ZomebieLars soundtrack

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 4:32 p.m.

Records: Kaada to release ZomebieLars soundtrack

Norwegian composer John Erik Kaada will release a new soundtrack from the Scandinavian TV series ZombieLars, set to officially release on Jan. 25, 2019. The ... read more

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Records: Blaqk Audio return with 4th album

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 2:39 p.m.

Records: Blaqk Audio return with 4th album

Blaqk Audio return with the new album Only Things We Love on March 15. The band, which features AFI's Davey Havok and Jade Puget,  has threee ... read more

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Records: Beach Slang covers EP

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 1:59 p.m.

Records: Beach Slang covers EP

Philadelphia's Beach Slang will release a covers EP on March 15 via the new Quiet Panic record label, an imprint via Bridge Nine Records. The new ... read more

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Bands: Bikini Kill announces 2019 shows

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 1:42 p.m.

Bands: Bikini Kill announces 2019 shows

In soem of the more exciting reunion news of late, Bikini Kill will regroup for at least three upcoming shows this spring: one in LA ... read more

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Records: Dub Will Tear Us Apart reissue out this month

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 12:59 p.m.

Records: Dub Will Tear Us Apart reissue out this month

On Jan. 25, Ernest Jenning Record Co. will reissue Jäh Division's Dub Will Tear Us Apart... Again. Featuring members of Oneida and Home, the project was ... read more

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Records: 25th anniversary reissue of Merzbow's Venereology

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 12:33 p.m.

Records: 25th anniversary reissue of Merzbow's Venereology

For the first time, Merzbow's Venereology will be released on vinyl on March 1. Remastered by James Plotkin, the reissue will also include new artwork ... read more

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Tours: On the Cinder US tour dates

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 11:31 a.m.

Tours: On the Cinder US tour dates

Buffalo, NY based On the Cinder have announce a month-long US tour starting this week in Cleveland, OH. The melodic hardcore band is currently at ... read more

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Records: PUP's Morbid Stuff

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 10:59 a.m.

Records: PUP's Morbid Stuff

Come April 5, PUP will self-release their new album Morbid Stuff. It will be the label's inaugural release on Little Dipper, in partnership with Rise Records ... read more

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Shows: Burger Boogaloo set for July 6-7

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 10:32 a.m.

Shows: Burger Boogaloo set for July 6-7

The 10th anniversary Burger Boogaloo, thrown by Burger Records, will return to Oakland's Mosswood Park on July 6-7, 2019. Hosted again by John Waters, this ... read more

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Records: New Kicker on its way

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 10:04 a.m.

Kicker will release Pure Drivel next month on Tankcrimes record label. The band formed in 2010 and Pure Drivel will be their third LP. The band is fronted by Pete the Roadie, and features current and former members of Neurosis, Dystopia, and Operation Ivy. There are other familiar names as well. Pure Drivel was ... read more

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Records: Noisem Cease to Exist

Posted Jan. 19, 2019, 12:59 p.m.

Records: Noisem Cease to Exist

On March 15, 20 Buck Spin will release the third LP from Noisem. Titled Cease to Exist, it's the band's first album since Blossoming Decay in 2015. ... read more

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Records: Teenage Bottlerocket Stay Rad

Posted Jan. 19, 2019, 12:29 p.m.

Records: Teenage Bottlerocket Stay Rad

Fat Wreck Chords has announced Stay Rad, the eigth full-length from Teenage Bottlerocket, set for official release on March 15. The new records was recorded ... read more

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Records: 5-song debut from Warish

Posted Jan. 19, 2019, 11:59 a.m.

Records: 5-song debut from Warish

SoCal trio Warish have announced their upcoming debut, a 5-song self-titled EP on RidingEasy Records. The trio takes noisy, grunge-fuelled rock blended with lo-fi horror ... read more

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Records: Second album coming from Shabti

Posted Jan. 19, 2019, 11:31 a.m.

Records: Second album coming from Shabti

Shabti, a Portland, Maine-based black/death metal band formed by current/former members of Falls Of Rauros, Obsidian Tongue, Panopticon's live lineup, have announced their upcoming second ... read more

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Labels: Drag City celebrating 30 years

Posted Jan. 19, 2019, 11:02 a.m.

Labels: Drag City celebrating 30 years

Drag City Records turns thirty this year and, to mark their milestone, the label says they'll be hosting a series of special shows throughout the ... read more

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Records: New song from upcoming Aneurysm

Posted Jan. 19, 2019, 10:29 a.m.

Records: New song from upcoming Aneurysm

Boston's Aneurysm has released a new song in preview of their upcoming full-length dubut, Awareness. The band's sound is described as influenced by the likes ... read more

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Tours: Amenra, Yob, and Voivod

Posted Jan. 17, 2019, 8:19 p.m.

Tours: Amenra, Yob, and Voivod

Amenra has announced a North American tour this spring, where they will be joined on stage by both Yob and Voivod. The band released Mass VI in ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "I Seek the Glaive" from Self-Evident

Posted Jan. 17, 2019, 11:56 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Today Scene Point Blank is excited to share "I Seek the Glaive," a track from the upcoming new album from Self-Evident, Lost Inside the Machinery. The ... read more

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Shows: Bonnaroo 2019 lineup

Posted Jan. 13, 2019, 1:04 p.m.

Shows: Bonnaroo 2019 lineup

Bonnaroo 2019 has announced the full linup for the annual music festival in Manchester, TN. This year's event runs Jun 14-16. Headliners include The Avett ... read more

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Records: Lenny Lashley's Gang Of One to release new album

Posted Jan. 13, 2019, 12:57 p.m.

Records: Lenny Lashley's Gang Of One to release new album

Boston musician Lenny Lashley has a new album set to come out on Feb. 15, 2019. The album by Lenny Lashley's Gang of One will ... read more

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Shows: Full lineup for Black Flags Over Brooklyn

Posted Jan. 13, 2019, 12:06 p.m.

Shows: Full lineup for Black Flags Over Brooklyn

Later this month, 15 heavy bands will hit Brooklyn Bazaar in Brooklyn, NY for the inaugural Black Flags Over Brooklyn, an "anti-fascist The two-day festival features ... read more

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Labels: Upcoming on Dirtnap

Posted Jan. 13, 2019, 11:41 a.m.

Dirtnap Records has announced the upcoming release of Good Shade's fourth LP, Way Out, scheduled for Feb. 15. The band is a one-man project by Shane Natalie, who was previously the drummer of Tight Bros. and has also performed with Lose the Tude, Puberty Wounds, Pretty Pretty, and The Sidekicks. While Natalie performs ... read more

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Music News: Greg Puciato to release poetry + photography book

Posted Jan. 13, 2019, 10:59 a.m.

Music News: Greg Puciato to release poetry + photography book

Greg Puciato, vocalist of groups The Black Queen and The Dillinger Escape Plan, will release a book titled Separate the Dawn next month, on Feb. ... read more

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Labels: Reconciler on A-F Records

Posted Jan. 12, 2019, 9 p.m.

Labels: Reconciler on A-F Records

A-F Records has announced that the debut full-length of Atalanta's Reconciler will be released on the label. The 11-song effort will be titled Set Us ... read more

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Shows: 2019 Fire in the Mountains lineup

Posted Jan. 12, 2019, 8:44 p.m.

Shows: 2019 Fire in the Mountains lineup

Fire in the Mountains 2019 has announced the full lineup. Scheduled to take place Jully 13-14 near Jackson, WY, the outdoor metal festial this year ... read more

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Records: 20th anniversary vinyl of Unwritten Law's self-titled

Posted Jan. 12, 2019, 12:17 p.m.

Records: 20th anniversary vinyl of Unwritten Law's self-titled

With 2019 marking the 20th anniversary of punk band Unwritten Law's self-titled album, SRCVinyl will reissue the album, mastered for the new format and pressed on ... read more

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Tours: Porcupine announced tour with Flesh Eaters

Posted Jan. 12, 2019, 11:08 a.m.

Tours: Porcupine announced tour with Flesh Eaters

Fresh off releaseing What You've Heard Isn't Real in 2018, Porcupine have announced two tours. One, currently in progress, beings in Minnesota and runs through the ... read more

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Music News: Mike Patton to sing anthem before NFL playoff game

Posted Jan. 12, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Music News: Mike Patton to sing anthem before NFL playoff game

Mike Patton, the king of all things unexpected, will sing the US national anthem prior to kickoff at the NFL playogg game between the Los ... read more

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MP3s: Two holiday songs form The Tossers

Posted Dec. 24, 2018, 12:04 p.m.

MP3s: Two holiday songs form The Tossers

Chicago's Irish punks The Tossers released a pair of holiday-themed songs earlier this month via Victory Records. The first song is titled, directly, "Merry Christmas," ... read more

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Records: Self-Evident releases new video

Posted Dec. 24, 2018, 11:30 a.m.

Post-hardcore act Self-Evident have a new album coming out on January 18 titled Lost Inside the Machinery. The new album continues the band's hard-to-pinpoint sound that ranges from heavier to mathy. They've unveiled a video for the song "The Cutter" as a preview. read more

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Records: What's new with Wolves in Argoyle

Posted Dec. 24, 2018, 11:08 a.m.

Oakland, California-based Wolves in Argyle have released a vidro for the song "Dangereux," in preview of their upcoming debut full-length of the same name next month. The band plays a grunge/punk style heavy rock with shades of desert rock and '90s alt rock. Out on Incineration Ceremony Recordings, the album ... read more

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Site News: Win a copy of our ebook

Posted Dec. 23, 2018, 10:18 a.m.

Site News: Win a copy of our ebook

A lot has happened since 2003, when SPB first launched onto the worldwide web. Site founders moved on to new projects, people graduated college, got ... read more

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Records: New Great Falls, out now

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 8:47 p.m.

Records: New Great Falls, out now

Great Falls has released a new album, A Sense of Rest, streaming online at Revolver. The new album is a combination of post-hardcore and noise and ... read more

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Tours: Coarse headed to Japan

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 8:29 p.m.

Tours: Coarse headed to Japan

With an EP already to their credit, Corase will head to Japan in March and to Groezrock festival in Belgium next April. The band consists ... read more

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Records: ZVI's third full-length announced

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 4:45 p.m.

Records: ZVI's third full-length announced

Ron Varod's solo project ZVI has announced a new album on a new label in the new year. To be titled Deer Pink, the Kayo Dot, ... read more

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Bands: Full of Hell wrap up recording

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 3:07 p.m.

Bands: Full of Hell wrap up recording

Full of Hell have announced that the band has finished recording a new album at God City Studio with Kurt Ballout, tentatively scheduled for a ... read more

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Tours: Cold Cave tour dates

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 2:22 p.m.

Tours: Cold Cave tour dates

Cold Cave have announced a late winter/early spring tour that starts in San Francisco next February and circles back to Los Angeles a month later. ... read more

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Records: 10 years of P.O.S' Never Better

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 12:35 p.m.

Records: 10 years of P.O.S' Never Better

It's been 10 years since the release of Never Better by Rhymesayers/Doomtree rapper P.O.S. To mark the anniversary, P.O.S will reissue his third album on triple ... read more

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Records: Toadliquor's complete discography

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 12:01 p.m.

Records: Toadliquor's complete discography

Southern Lord is continuing its 20th anniversary series with an upcoming double LP complete discography of sludge band Toadliquor, to be titled Cease & Deceease. ... read more

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Records: New material from Gang of Four in March

Posted Dec. 22, 2018, 11:35 a.m.

Records: New material from Gang of Four in March

Forty years after the release of Entertainment!, Gang of Four are back with another new full-length in the coming year. Titled Happy Now, the album will ... read more

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Records: More by Mark Deutrom

Posted Dec. 21, 2018, 9:04 p.m.

Records: More by Mark Deutrom

Mark Deutrom has announced a new solo effort under the name of The Blue Bird, scheduled for release on Jan. 4 via Season of Mist. Deutrom, ... read more

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Videos: Kids of Rage release video from upcoming record

Posted Dec. 20, 2018, 7:16 p.m.

Kids of Rage, a hardcore band from Spain, have released a video to the track "Hurry Up!!!" from their forthcoming record of the same name, due in January on Useless Pride Records. Check out the song here: read more

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Records: Quits self-titled debut to release in December

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 8:32 p.m.

Records: Quits self-titled debut to release in December

Influenced by the likes of Drive Like Jehu, Metz, and Circus Lupus, Denver's Quits released their self-titled debut on cassette on Dec. 14 via Sleeping Giant Glossolalia. ... read more

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MP3s: Adult Swim shares dream-themed comp

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 7:08 p.m.

MP3s: Adult Swim shares dream-themed comp

Adult Swim is streaming a compilation titled Fever Dreams, curated by Dana Swanson with the intent to "create something that sounded incredible while driving at ... read more

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Records: Dead Swords announce debut full-length

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 6:32 p.m.

Records: Dead Swords announce debut full-length

Featuring members of The Gaslight Anthem and Bottomfeeder, New Jersey's Dead Swords will release their debut in 2019. Comprised of Alex Rosamilia (The Gaslight Anthem) ... read more

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Records: New Aneurysm in February

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 6 p.m.

Records: New Aneurysm in February

Boston's Aneurysm will release its first full-length on February 1. Titled Awareness, it was recorded at GodCity Studio in Salem, MA, by Chris Johnson (bassist ... read more

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Records: New from Bad Mojos

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 5:41 p.m.

Records: New from Bad Mojos

Switzerland's Bad Mojos have set a Dec. 21 release date for the upcoming I Hope You OD, on Voodoo Rhythm Records. The band formed in 2015 and ... read more

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Tours: Baroness + Deafheaven co-headlining across North America

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Tours: Baroness + Deafheaven co-headlining across North America

This spring, Baroness and Deafheaven will hit the road together, starting on March 8 in Houston, TX, and cross the US and Canada in a ... read more

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Records: The Vandoliers plan new record in February

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 10:31 a.m.

Records: The Vandoliers plan new record in February

Dallas-Forth Worgh group the Vandoliers will release a new album titled Forever on Feb. 22, 2019. The album is their third in total and first for ... read more

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MP3s: Mad Caddies Christmas song

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 9:30 a.m.

Mad Caddies have released a digital sincle, I'm Going Surfing for Xmas," shared below. Their Fat Wreck Chords labelmates Me First and the Gimmes Gimmes recently released Christmas music as well.   Mad Caddies will play Canada and Europe in 2019. read more

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Obituaries: Buzzcocks’ Pete Shelley passes away

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 8:58 a.m.

Pete Shelley, the vocalist/guitarist of the influential Buzzcocks, passed away last week at the age of 63 due to an apparent heart attack. The Buzzcocks formed in 1975 and were known for songs including “Ever Fallen In Love…(With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve),” “What Do I Get?” and “Orgasm Addict.” The band ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Words a Game

Posted Dec. 14, 2018, 12:09 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Words a Game

Out today, Scene Point Blank has teamed up with Coin Toss Records to share a reissue of Words A Game, originally released on CD in ... read more

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Records: JR Slayer release in February

Posted Dec. 9, 2018, 2 p.m.

Records: JR Slayer release in February

JR Slayer, featuring Cody Totolato (The Blood Brothers/Heady Wound City/Jaguar Love) has a new album in the works. Named You Found Me, it's scheduled to ... read more

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Records: News from Bob Mould's camp

Posted Dec. 9, 2018, 1:32 p.m.

Records: News from Bob Mould's camp

Bob Mould has a new album scheduled for releases on Feb. 8, 2019 titled Sunshine Rock. Coming out on Merge Records, the record is inspired by ... read more

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Records: Surachai announces Come, Deathless

Posted Dec. 9, 2018, 12:31 p.m.

Following the 2016 release of Instinct and Momeory, Surachai will release Come, Deathless on Jan. 25 on BL_K Noise. Combinging noise, electronics, and avant garde metal, the 12-track release also features gest apperances from Aaron Harris (ISIS/Palms), Juey Karam (The Locust/One Day As a Lion), and singer Sara Kendell. Get a taste ... read more

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Records: AFI release EP

Posted Dec. 9, 2018, 12:21 p.m.

Records: AFI release EP

Longtime SPB favorites AFI are back with a new EP titled The Missing Man (Ex Noctem Nacimur). The five song mini-album released this past Friday ... read more

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Labels: Spartan adds The Darling Fire

Posted Dec. 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Labels: Spartan adds The Darling Fire

Florida's The Darling Fire Sign have signed with Spartan Records for a new J. Robbins recorded album in 2019. The band features members of The Rocking ... read more

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Records: CJ Ramone's Christmas Lullaby

Posted Dec. 8, 2018, 11:30 a.m.

Records: CJ Ramone's Christmas Lullaby

The one and only CJ Ramone just released a new Christmas single, Christmas Lullaby, on Fat Wreck Chords. Available on digital platforms and vinyl, the ... read more

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Bands: Butthole Surfers book announced

Posted Dec. 8, 2018, 11:19 a.m.

Bands: Butthole Surfers book announced

A new limited run "visual history" book on the Butthole Surfers was announced this week, including opening preorders. The book will be titled What Does Regret ... read more

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Records: The Faint to release to record next year

Posted Dec. 8, 2018, 8:40 a.m.

Records: The Faint to release to record next year

The Faint will be back with a new album on March 15. The new album is stitled Egowerk and will be issued by Saddle Creek ... read more

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Records: New Pale Lips news

Posted Dec. 7, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

Records: New Pale Lips news

Pale Lips recently release the new You're A Doll singe on Nov. 30, to be followed by the group's second full-length after the calendar turns. Titled ... read more

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Records: American Steel is back with new 7-inch

Posted Dec. 7, 2018, 7:59 p.m.

Records: American Steel is back with new 7-inch

American Steel released a surprise new 7" this week, almost five year's after the band's most recent show together. Titled State of Grace, the 2-song ... read more

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Bands: Debut from Psychic Graveyard

Posted Dec. 7, 2018, 7:36 p.m.

Psychic Graveyard, a new group featuring some familiar faces, has a new single coming in mid-January and a full-length coming soon after in the spring. The band features Eric Paul (Arab On Radar, Chinese Stars, Doomsday Student), Paul Vieira (Chinese Stars, Doomsday Student), and Nathan Joyner (Some Girls, All Leather, Hot Nerds), fusing grinding synth with ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Shadow People - Secrets EP

Posted Dec. 4, 2018, 1:37 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Shadow People - Secrets EP

Scene Point Blank is excited to premiere the new EP by Shadow People, Secrets, out on Dec. 7. The Baton Rouge, LA band originally formed ... read more

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Records: First new Specials album in 37 years

Posted Dec. 3, 2018, 9:11 p.m.

Records: First new Specials album in 37 years

Fresh off the release of "Ghost Town," in 1981, two-tone originators The Specials are back with Encore, a new full-length to release on Feb. 1, ... read more

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Bands: Jenny Lewis tour dates announced

Posted Dec. 3, 2018, 8:42 p.m.

Bands: Jenny Lewis tour dates announced

With news of a new record coming out next year, On the Line, Jenny Lewis has also announced a US tour that begins on March 26 ... read more

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Records: Graf Orlock are back for more

Posted Nov. 27, 2018, 4:31 p.m.

Records: Graf Orlock are back for more

Graf Orlock has a lot in the works. The band announced 3 US East Coast dates in January and also have a new album soon ... read more

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Records: American Noise: Vol. 2 coming on limited press vinyl

Posted Nov. 27, 2018, 4:12 p.m.

Records: American Noise: Vol. 2 coming on limited press vinyl

Dirtnap Records, who previously released American Noise: Vol 1 -- a limited edition vinyl soundtrack to The Smart Studios Story, a documentary about the history of ... read more

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Records: Debut album coming from Anthem Grief

Posted Nov. 27, 2018, 3:33 p.m.

Anthem Grief will release their debut album, Defense Mechanisms, next month on Dec. 21. The band features Gee Lima (Behind Deadlines) and John Merlino, who recorded the album between the two of them. They filmed a video for "My Life In a Restraint" from the upcoming album while recently vacationing in Brazil. ... read more

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Bands: New TSOL single

Posted Nov. 27, 2018, 3:08 p.m.

Bands: New TSOL single

TSOL have announced a new 12" single, a cover of "1 Thing," originally by Amerie. The vinyl release is limited to 150 units of each ... read more

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Labels: Jason Hawk Harris joins Bloodshot Records

Posted Nov. 25, 2018, 11:31 a.m.

Labels: Jason Hawk Harris joins Bloodshot Records

Bloodshot Records has announced that Jason Hawk Harris will join their roster, releasing a full-length on the label in early 2019. Formerly a member of ... read more

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Records: New song from Gamblers, new album to come soon

Posted Nov. 25, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Records: New song from Gamblers, new album to come soon

England's Gamblers will release the new Straight No Chaser EP in the coming year, set to debut on Jan. 25, 2019 "These songs have been slowly ... read more

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Bands: Aesop Rock + Tobacco = Malibu Ken

Posted Nov. 25, 2018, 10:34 a.m.

Hip-hop artist Aesop Rock has teamed up with Tobacco (Black Moth Super Rainbow) for an upcoming record under the moniker of Malibu Ken. Set to release on Jan. 18 on Rhymesayers, the 10-song record will be out to kick off the new year. “Tobacco and I have thrown around the idea ... read more

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Shows: Flogging Molly's Salty Dog cruise lineup

Posted Nov. 24, 2018, 11:31 a.m.

Shows: Flogging Molly's Salty Dog cruise lineup

The 5th annual Salty Dog Cruise, which brings music fans across the Carribeeean for 4-nights with live music and "the only skareboard ramp at sea" has ... read more

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Shows: 2019 Punk Rock Bowling Dates and Headliners

Posted Nov. 24, 2018, 11:04 a.m.

Shows: 2019 Punk Rock Bowling Dates and Headliners

The schedule has been confirmed for 2019 Punk Rock Bowling, taking place May 24-27 at Las Vegas Events Center with 16 bands scheduled to play ... read more

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Records: SPB premiere: "Isaiah" from Unknown River Driver split with Rations Noise

Posted Nov. 19, 2018, 11:53 a.m.

Records: SPB premiere:

Rations Noise will release a new split 12” with Unknown River Driver in early 2019 titled Remains. The split officially releases on Jan. 11 in a ... read more

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Bands: Sarah Shook & the Disarmers news

Posted Nov. 17, 2018, 11:03 a.m.

Bands: Sarah Shook & the Disarmers news

Blodshots Records and Sarah Shook & the Disarmers have announced upcoming news regarding the group. Sarah Shook & the Disarmers have released the new “The Way She ... read more

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Labels: Cherubs ink with Relapse

Posted Nov. 17, 2018, 10:33 a.m.

Labels: Cherubs ink with Relapse

Austin, TX noise trio Cherubs has joined with Relapse Records for their next release.  Originally formed in 1992 and playing with the Austin LSD punk ... read more

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Shows: Psycho Las Vegas 2019 sets date and place

Posted Nov. 17, 2018, 10:18 a.m.

Shows: Psycho Las Vegas 2019 sets date and place

The three-day, four-stage festival known as Psycho Las Vegas 2019 has set a new location and picked dates for its annual return. This year the ... read more

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Records: New Dead Waves out today

Posted Nov. 16, 2018, 8:39 p.m.

Records: New Dead Waves out today

New York duo Dead Waves have released God of the Wild, the band's sixth release overall. To get a taste, New Noise is streaming the ... read more

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Records: Kevin Devine and John K. Samson split

Posted Nov. 11, 2018, 7:45 p.m.

Records: Kevin Devine and John K. Samson split

The latest in Kevin Devine's onging series of split 7"s will feature John K. Samson. Out on Nov. 30 on Bad Timing Records, Devinyl Splits ... read more

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Tours: Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers tour dates

Posted Nov. 11, 2018, 4:29 p.m.

Tours: Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers tour dates

Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers, the newest project by namesake Laura Jane Grace (Against Me!), has announced a North American headlining tour next ... read more

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Splits: Final Nothington release, Europe dates

Posted Nov. 11, 2018, 9:52 a.m.

Splits: Final Nothington release, Europe dates

Currently midway through a European tour, Nothington has released their final record, a split 7" with Swingin' Utters, released on Red Scare Industries. “Don’t be ... read more

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Records: New Porcupine is out now

Posted Nov. 9, 2018, 8:31 p.m.

Records: New Porcupine is out now

Porcupine released their third LP today. Titled What You've Heard Isn't Real, it can be heard streaming in full at New Noise now and is available ... read more

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Records: Panopticon's On the Subject of Mortality reissue

Posted Nov. 9, 2018, 8:05 p.m.

Records: Panopticon's On the Subject of Mortality reissue

Bindrune and Nordvis have teamed up for a vinyl reissue of Panopticon's On the Subject of Mortality. The LP will be on colored vinyl with ... read more

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Bands: New song from This White Light

Posted Nov. 8, 2018, 9:01 p.m.

Bands: New song from This White Light

This White Light, a bands featuring famililar faces from Sunn O))), Engine Kid, Pelican, and Tattle Tale, has released a new track titled "The House," (embed ... read more

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Tours: Stream the new Kælan Mikla, see them in Europe

Posted Nov. 8, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

Tours: Stream the new Kælan Mikla, see them in Europe

Out tomorrow, the new Nótt eftir nótt from Iceland's Kælan Mikla is streaming now at Noisey in full. In addition, the band has announced its upcoming European ... read more

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Tours: High on Fire withdraw from Speed of the Wizard tour

Posted Nov. 4, 2018, 5:12 p.m.

Tours: High on Fire withdraw from Speed of the Wizard tour

Due to a medical emergency High on Fire has withdrawn from their upcoming Speed of the Wizard tour with Municipal Waste. According to a statement from ... read more

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Records: Gospel's The Moon Is A Dead World reissue/remaster

Posted Nov. 4, 2018, 10:11 a.m.

Records: Gospel's The Moon Is A Dead World reissue/remaster

Originally released in 2005, Gospel's The Moon Is A Dead World will be reissued on double LP, with a limited pre-order version available on white cover ... read more

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Bands: He Who Cannot Be Named releasing solo record

Posted Nov. 3, 2018, 8:31 p.m.

Bands: He Who Cannot Be Named releasing solo record

The mysterious (and still alive) Dwarves guitarist He Who Cannot Be Named will soon release his fourth solo album. Titled The Good, The Bad and The Brutal, ... read more

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Tours: Allvaret US West Coast dates

Posted Nov. 3, 2018, 8:22 p.m.

Tours: Allvaret US West Coast dates

Fresh off the release of Skam Och Skuld earlier this year on Dirt Cult Records, Småland, Sweden's Allvaret has scheduled a US West Coast tour beginning ... read more

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Bands: Dangers of Love release video

Posted Nov. 3, 2018, 12:09 p.m.

Dangers of Love recently released a video for the eponymous song "Dangers of Love." The London band was formed by Giles Bidder (Great Cynics), Joe Watson (Apologies, I Have None), Rob Sinclair, and Matt Tinsley and plays an indie-tinged rock 'n' roll style that follows pop structures lead by Sinclair's guitars and ... read more

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Records: Coercion back with new full-length

Posted Nov. 3, 2018, 10:36 a.m.

Records: Coercion back with new full-length

Coercion has announced a new album titled Veritas to release on Dec. 7. The group features many familiar faces, with members of Good Riddance, The Lonely ... read more

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Music News: DOA's Joe Keithley elected to city council

Posted Nov. 2, 2018, 10:23 p.m.

Music News: DOA's Joe Keithley elected to city council

D.O.A.'s Joe Keithley has won a seat on the Burnaby city council and will serve on one of eight seats. Having run for other political ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Tired of Everything - Silenced demo

Posted Oct. 31, 2018, 8:07 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Tired of Everything - Silenced demo

Scene Point Blank is excited to share the debut release from Tired of Everything, the Silenced demo, out soon on To Live a Lie Records. ... read more

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Tours: SUMAC announced West Coast dates

Posted Oct. 30, 2018, 2:10 p.m.

Tours: SUMAC announced West Coast dates

SUMAC will kick of 2019 with a West Coast tour kicking off in Vancouver and wrapping things up on Jan. 27 in Denver, CO. The ... read more

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Videos: First video from Planet B album

Posted Oct. 21, 2018, 3:38 p.m.

Planet B has released the first video from their upcoming self-titled album, which sees its release on Nov. 23 on Ipecac Recordings. Check out "Crustfund," featuring Kool Keith here: Comprised of Justin Pearson and Luke Henshaw the project is described as as follows: "Pearson's poetic aggression melds with Luke Henshaw's ... read more

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Records: Survival Pop reissued on 6131

Posted Oct. 21, 2018, 11:39 a.m.

Records: Survival Pop reissued on 6131

Currently on a UK/Europe tour with Anti-Flag, Worriers have announced that 2017's Survival Pop will see immediate reissue on 6131 Records. Originally released on SideOneDummy last ... read more

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Music News: Kathleen Hanna and Tees 4 Togo

Posted Oct. 21, 2018, 11:12 a.m.

Music News: Kathleen Hanna and Tees 4 Togo

Kathleen Hanna (The Julie Ruin, Bikini Kill), has launched a new t-shirt line featuring celebrity art/images as a charitable fundraiser for sending girls to school ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall's Fudge Sandwich

Posted Oct. 21, 2018, 10:05 a.m.

Records: Ty Segall's Fudge Sandwich

Ty Segall, in the midst of a acoustic US tour, will release a covers album dubbed Fudge Sandwich this Friday, Oct. 26 via In the Red ... read more

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Tours: Unwelcome Guests visit UK

Posted Oct. 20, 2018, 9:51 p.m.

Tours: Unwelcome Guests visit UK

Buffalo, NY's Unwelcome Guests kick off a UK tour tonight at Craft Taproom in Liverpool. It's the band's second jaunt to the UK, following a ... read more

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Records: Marked Men collection coming next month

Posted Oct. 20, 2018, 8:55 p.m.

Records: Marked Men collection coming next month

While The Marked Men have more or less called it a day (though they still plan an occasional live show), the band will release their ... read more

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Records: Brendan Kelly and The Wandering Birds return

Posted Oct. 14, 2018, 8:33 p.m.

Records: Brendan Kelly and The Wandering Birds return

Brendan Kelly and The Wandering Birds have announced a new album, out this month in digital formats. Titled Keep Walkin' Pal, the album releases digitally ... read more

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Tours: Birds in Row on tour with KEN Mode

Posted Oct. 14, 2018, 8:20 p.m.

Tours: Birds in Row on tour with KEN Mode

Birds In Row, fresh off the release of We Already Lost the World, is currently on tour with KEN Mode. The bands are playing dates ... read more

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Records: Rocksteady flexi by Greece's The Contenders

Posted Oct. 13, 2018, 11:05 a.m.

Records: Rocksteady flexi by Greece's The Contenders

Paper + Pastick will release a new flexi 7" by Greece's The Contenders on Oct. 26. One half of the 7" EP is streaming now ... read more

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Records: Kælan Mikla previews new material

Posted Oct. 13, 2018, 10:29 a.m.

Records: Kælan Mikla previews new material

Iceland's Kælan Mikla has unleashed a new track, "Nornalagið," via Revolver. The new song comes as a taste of their upcoming new album Nótt eftir ... read more

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Records: Rhino Records and Black Friday Records Store Day

Posted Oct. 11, 2018, 9:01 p.m.

Records: Rhino Records and Black Friday Records Store Day

Following the tradition of recent years, this Black Friday -- also known as the day after Thanksgiving or, more commonly, as November 23 -- will ... read more

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Site News: SPB giveaway: I Against I + Switch Bones CDs

Posted Oct. 8, 2018, 10:35 a.m.

Site News: SPB giveaway: I Against I + Switch Bones CDs

Scene Point Blank is excited to team up with White Russian Records for a label giveaway including the newest CDs by I Against I and Switch ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Listen to the debut full-length from Color TV

Posted Oct. 7, 2018, 9:50 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Listen to the debut full-length from Color TV

Scene Point Blank is proud to debut the first full-length from Color TV, out next month on Deranged Records. The 10-song self-titled album follows several ... read more

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Records: Neil Hamburger love songs

Posted Sept. 30, 2018, 11:07 a.m.

Records: Neil Hamburger love songs

Comedian Neil Hamburger will release a 12-song album covers classic love songs on Nov. 16 via Drag City. Titled Still Dwelling, the album covers TSOL, ... read more

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Records: Audio Karate's lost EP

Posted Sept. 30, 2018, 10:35 a.m.

Records: Audio Karate's lost EP

Audio Karate released a new self-titled EP this Friday, Sept. 28, their first "new" material in 14 years. Hence the quote marks, the new EP ... read more

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Bands: New Mono will release in January

Posted Sept. 30, 2018, 10:04 a.m.

Bands: New Mono will release in January

Mono will return with a new album on January 25, 2019. Titled Nowhere Now Here, the record was recorded with Steve Albini and will be ... read more

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Tours: Neurosis' Leave Them All Behind 2019 tour (with Converge)

Posted Sept. 30, 2018, 9:37 a.m.

Tours: Neurosis' Leave Them All Behind 2019 tour (with Converge)

Neurosis will be touring Japan early next year in the recently announced Leave Them All Behind 2019 tour, where they will be joined by Converve. ... read more

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Records: Leopard Print Taser announce tour, re-release of debut

Posted Sept. 28, 2018, 9:56 a.m.

Records: Leopard Print Taser announce tour, re-release of debut

Leopard Print Taser’s debut EP Teeth Are Not Bones will soon be released on 7” after originally appearing as a self-released cassette, with the re-mastered ... read more

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Tours: New Night Birds, new tour

Posted Sept. 27, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

Tours: New Night Birds, new tour

Fresh off the release of a new 8-song mini-album, Roll Credits, Night Birds have announced a US tour. The tour will include a stop at ... read more

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Records: Sick Of It All is back

Posted Sept. 27, 2018, 8:13 p.m.

Records: Sick Of It All is back

Proflific and long-running NYHC legends Sick Of It All return with a bran new album titled Wake the Sleeping Dragon on Nov. 2, courtesy of ... read more

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Bands: The Sensations US debut and tour

Posted Sept. 24, 2018, 8:49 p.m.

Bands: The Sensations US debut and tour

Tokyo's The Sensations will release their US debut next month on Oct. 19 via Paper + Plastick Records. The punk band fuses a wide variety ... read more

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Records: Reverend Horton Heat's Whole New Life

Posted Sept. 23, 2018, 10:16 a.m.

Records: Reverend Horton Heat's Whole New Life

Psychobilly legends The Reverend Horton Heat will return with Whole New Life on Nov. 30, the group's first new material in five years. The 11-song ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall releasing covers album next month

Posted Sept. 22, 2018, 9:33 p.m.

Records: Ty Segall releasing covers album next month

Oct. 26 is the day for Fudge Sandwich, the latest offering from Ty Segall.  Getting into details, the new effort is an 11-song covers album that ... read more

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Records: Planet B coming in November

Posted Sept. 22, 2018, 9:04 p.m.

Records: Planet B coming in November

On Nov. 23, Ipecac Recordings will release the debut from Planet B. The unique project was created by Justin Pearson (Dead Cross, Retox) and hip-hop producer ... read more

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Bands: Dead Bars join A-F Records, cover Guided By Voices

Posted Sept. 22, 2018, 10:31 a.m.

Bands: Dead Bars join A-F Records, cover Guided By Voices

In a rush of news from Seattle punks Dead bars, the band has a new limited edition 7" out for their upcoing tour that will ... read more

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Labels: Volar Records updates

Posted Sept. 22, 2018, 10:01 a.m.

Labels: Volar Records updates

In addition to the upcoming release of Keepers -- our featured September stream here at Scene Point Blank), Volar Records has two more upcoming releases. The ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: Dominic by Sunstroke

Posted Sept. 20, 2018, 8:25 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere: Dominic by Sunstroke

We’re excited to be sharing a new track from Philadelphia’s Sunstroke today, titled “Dominic.” The new song is off their forthcoming new LP, Second Floor/Seven, ... read more

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Labels: Pkew Pkew Pkew join Dine Alone Records

Posted Sept. 14, 2018, 9:29 p.m.

Labels: Pkew Pkew Pkew join Dine Alone Records

Toronto punks Pkew Pkew Pkew announced a new 7" on Dine Alone Records, with more to come on their new label home. The trio will ... read more

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Shows: Punk Rock Bowling 2019 dates

Posted Sept. 14, 2018, 7:20 p.m.

Shows: Punk Rock Bowling 2019 dates

PUnk Rock Bowling returns to Las Vegas next year for tis 21st incarnation. The next festival takes place May 24-27, 2019. Additional details will be ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Keepers self-titled stream

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 5:43 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Keepers self-titled stream

Scene Point Blank is hyped to be sharing a new full-length by San Diego’s Keepers. The noise-punk trip formed four years ago and released their ... read more

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Bands: Swans Oral History book out now

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 3:20 p.m.

Bands: Swans Oral History book out now

Jawbone Press has recently published a new Swans book titled Sacrifice and Transcendence -- The Oral History. Written by Nick Soulsby, the book explores the history ... read more

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Tours: Culture Abuse, Nothing, and Gouge Away news

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 11:13 a.m.

Tours: Culture Abuse, Nothing, and Gouge Away news

In support of their new album Bay Dream, Culture Abuse are hitting the road across North American and Europe. They're playing dates with Nothing this month, ... read more

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Records: Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers debut announced

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 10:15 a.m.

Records: Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers debut announced

Laura Jane Grace, also the frontwoman of Against Me!, has announced a street date for the debut album of her latest project, Laura Jane Grace ... read more

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Records: Thom Yorke's Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film) to be released

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 9:01 a.m.

Thom Yorke’s Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film) will be released October 26 on XL Recordings, on bouth double CD and double LP formats. The soundtrack features 25 compositions by Yorke, reimagining the 1977 horror film by Dario Argento. Over the course of the album it includes instrumental scores, ... read more

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Records: Margot & The Nuclear So and So's Animal/Not Animal

Posted Sept. 9, 2018, 8:32 a.m.

Records: Margot & The Nuclear So and So's Animal/Not Animal

A trio of Margot & The Nuclear So and So's records will be released on vinyl on Nov. 9. For the first time in over ... read more

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Records: New Direct Hit hitting soon

Posted Sept. 8, 2018, 12:13 p.m.

Direct Hit have debuted a video for "Welcome to Heaven" from their forthcoming new album Crown of Nothing, which drops officially on Sept. 23 on Fat Wreck Chords. The video was animated by Walker Dubois and the album itself was produced by Mike Kennerty (Masked Intruder, Screeching Weasel). On the new record, ... read more

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Tours: Street Sects US tour

Posted Sept. 8, 2018, 11:02 a.m.

Tours: Street Sects US tour

Since announcing their upcoming sophomore release, The Kicking Mule, next month, Street Sects now return with news of a significant US tour that puts them ... read more

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Records: Bad Sports to release new LP

Posted Sept. 8, 2018, 10:32 a.m.

Records: Bad Sports to release new LP

Texas trio Bad Sports are back with the upcoming Constant Stimulation, their fourth LP overall, to release on Oct. 29 on Dirtnap Records. The new ... read more

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Shows: Riot Fest 2018 single day lineups

Posted Sept. 8, 2018, 10:14 a.m.

Shows: Riot Fest 2018 single day lineups

Riot Fest just announced the daily schedules and single day ticket options, listed in full after the jump. The three day festival takes place this ... read more

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Records: New from Mark Sultan

Posted Sept. 3, 2018, 8:06 p.m.

Records: New from Mark Sultan

Mark Sultan has a new solo record due out on Oct. 12 on Modern Sky/Dirty Water Records. The new 13-song record is titled Let Me Out. ... read more

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Records: Ska Authentic (1964) rerelease

Posted Sept. 3, 2018, 7:37 p.m.

Records: Ska Authentic (1964) rerelease

First released in 1964, Studio One's Ska Authentic will see rerelease on Sept. 21. on cd and digital platforms. The LP was one of the first ... read more

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Records: Zeni Geva & Steve Albini 2xCD

Posted Sept. 3, 2018, 7:13 p.m.

Records: Zeni Geva & Steve Albini 2xCD

Cold Spring Reocrds has anounced an upcoming double CD release titled Maximum Implosion, featuring Zeni Geva who are joined by producer/musician Steve Albini (Shellac, Big ... read more

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Records: Pixies 30th anniversary reissues

Posted Sept. 3, 2018, 5:52 p.m.

Records: Pixies 30th anniversary reissues

The Pixies will celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of their debut with a special edition rerelase of their first release plus their first full-length, coming on ... read more

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Site News: Radon's More of Their Lies giveaway

Posted Aug. 26, 2018, 5:02 p.m.

Site News: Radon's More of Their Lies giveaway

Scene Point Blank is proud to team up with Radon to share their latest record, More of Their Lies. The album was released on CD ... read more

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Shows: Might As Well Fest 4 lineup

Posted Aug. 26, 2018, 3:41 p.m.

Shows: Might As Well Fest 4 lineup

Might As Well Fest 4 will take place on Oct. 20 this year. The not-for-profit all-day event will take place at New Cross Inn, London ... read more

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Records: Lee Corey Oswald to release new album

Posted Aug. 25, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Records: Lee Corey Oswald to release new album

Lee Corey Oswald return on Oct. 12 with the new Darkness, Together on A-F Records. The new record contains 12 new songs. In addition to ... read more

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Records: New Dave Davies (The Kinks) in October

Posted Aug. 24, 2018, 9:42 p.m.

Records: New Dave Davies (The Kinks) in October

Kinks guitarist Dave Davies will return with a new 13-song collection of previously released recordings on Oct. 12. Titled Decade, the new album consists mostly ... read more

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Records: Here Come Tommy and the Commies

Posted Aug. 24, 2018, 8:54 p.m.

Records: Here Come Tommy and the Commies

Tommy and the Commies, featuring members of Strange Attractor and Statues, will release Here Come... on Sept. 28 on Slovenly Records. Playing hyped up mod-punk, the ... read more

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Bands: Mercy Union (members of The Gaslight Anthem + The Scandals)

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 3:34 p.m.

Bands: Mercy Union (members of The Gaslight Anthem + The Scandals)

Members of The Gaslight Anthem and The Scandals have teamed up on a new project known as Mercy Union. The band will release their debut ... read more

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Records: Larry and His Flask to return with This Remedy

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 2:04 p.m.

Records: Larry and His Flask to return with This Remedy

Larry and His Flask return with their first album in five years, the new This Remedy, scheduled for release on Oct. 12 on Xtra Mile ... read more

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Tours: New Atmosphere song, US tour announcement

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 1:31 p.m.

Tours: New Atmosphere song, US tour announcement

Atmosphere are prepping fans for an upcoming US tour with a new song (strem it below) titled "Make It All Better Again." The tour includes ... read more

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Records: New Thou full-length

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 1:02 p.m.

Following the release of Rhea Sylvia this summer, Thou will unveil a brand new full-length named Magus at the end of the month -- August 31 on Sacred Bones. Watch a video for the new song "The Changeling Prince" here: read more

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Records: Third album from Savak

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 12:31 p.m.

Records: Third album from Savak

Brooklyn-based Savak has announced the upcoming release of its third album, Beg Your Pardon on Ernest Jenning Record Co. The band notably features members of ... read more

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Bands: Low Spirits release unique single bundle

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 12:02 p.m.

Low Spirits, a dro of Vinnie Fiorello (Less Than Jake) and JM Lansdowne who play "dark Americana" have released a unique single package. Purchase of the digital single also includes a 6x6 signed and numbered embossed digital print of any ghost art of your choosing, and 6x6 handwritten lyrics. The ... read more

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Records: Cloud Rat Disccography No. 2

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 11:34 a.m.

Records: Cloud Rat Disccography No. 2

Moment of Collapse has announced Discography Number 2 from Cloud Rat. The collection includes 23 songs from a number of the bands splits and EPs. read more

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Records: Rations Noise and Unknown River Driver releasing split

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 11:05 a.m.

Records: Rations Noise and Unknown River Driver releasing split

86'd Records will be releasing a new split 12" this winter between Rations Noise and Unknown River Driver. The two bands formed following Rations going on ... read more

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Tours: High on Fire US and Euro dates

Posted Aug. 18, 2018, 10:32 a.m.

Tours: High on Fire US and Euro dates

High on Fire, who will release Electric Messiah this October, have also announce a slew of tour dates with Municipal Wastem predated by European dates with ... read more

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Records: Cursive's Vitriola

Posted Aug. 17, 2018, 10:29 p.m.

Records: Cursive's Vitriola

Omaha's Cursive return with the brand new Vitriola, scheduled for release on Oct. 5 on the band's 15 Passenger Records (US), plus Big Scary Monsters ... read more

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Records: New Author & Punisher on its way

Posted Aug. 17, 2018, 10:10 p.m.

Records: New Author & Punisher on its way

On Oct. 5 Author & Punisher will release its sixth fll-length, titled Beastland and releasing via Relapse Records. Speaking of the record, Tristan Shone says: I built ... read more

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Records: Mean Caesar to release debut EP

Posted Aug. 17, 2018, 8:59 p.m.

London punks Mean Caesar have set a date of Oct. 5 for their debut EP. Self-titled, the EP will be issued by Little Rocket Records. The band, featuring members of Great Cynics and Pure Graft, formed two years ago but played their first shows in 2018. The EP is described as "deal[ing] with ... read more

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Records: Sleep's Leagues Beneath single coming to vinyl

Posted Aug. 15, 2018, 9:32 p.m.

Records: Sleep's Leagues Beneath single coming to vinyl

Sleep returned earlier this year with the new full-length The Sciences (Third Man Records), and following it up with a 17-minute single for Adult Swim's Singles ... read more

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Tours: No Fun At All tour dates

Posted Aug. 15, 2018, 8:48 p.m.

Tours: No Fun At All tour dates

Reactivated Swedish punk bank No Fun At All will be hitting the US in early September, as well as stops in Mexico and Canada along ... read more

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Tours: Thom Yorke USA tour

Posted Aug. 13, 2018, 10:05 p.m.

Tours: Thom Yorke USA tour

Thom Yorke (Radiohead) has announced a series of live electronic performances across the US, playing songs off his solo albums The Erase, Tomorrow's Modern Boxes, and ... read more

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Records: Chad Price solo album

Posted Aug. 13, 2018, 9:06 p.m.

Records: Chad Price solo album

One Week Records will soon release a new solo album by Chad Price, whose past work includes All, Drag the River, and A Vulture Wake. ... read more

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Tours: Lemuria dates

Posted Aug. 11, 2018, 11:31 a.m.

Tours: Lemuria dates

Following the release of Recreational Hate and Companion this year, Lemuria will set out on the road this fall on a US tour with support from Bethlehem ... read more

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Records: Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers announce album

Posted Aug. 11, 2018, 11:03 a.m.

Records: Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers announce album

Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace has announced another project, Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers, who will release their debut this fall on Bloodshot ... read more

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Tours: Actors US tour dates

Posted Aug. 11, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Tours: Actors US tour dates

Vancouver post-punk band Actors have scheduled a US tour in September, beginning in New York and wrapping up in Los Angeles. The band recently released their debut ... read more

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Records: New Mirrors for Psychic Warfare release

Posted Aug. 9, 2018, 9:04 p.m.

Records: New Mirrors for Psychic Warfare release

The industrial collaboration project between Scott Kelly (Neurosis) and Sanford Parker (Buried at Sea) will release the follow-up to Titled I See What I Became on ... read more

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Records: New Sunflo'er in September

Posted Aug. 9, 2018, 6:49 p.m.

Sunflo'er, from Potsdam, NY, will release their second LP No Hell next month, coming Sept. 28 on Noise Salvation Records. The CD version of the release will be packaged inside a zine that features original collages, photos and contributions from various members of the New York punk scene. The band previously ... read more

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Records: New High on Fire this October

Posted Aug. 6, 2018, 10:42 p.m.

Records: New High on Fire this October

On Oct. 5, High on Fire return with Electric Messiah, set to release on eOne. The album title is an homage to Lemmy, as the ... read more

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Tours: Slow Code on the road

Posted Aug. 6, 2018, 9:03 p.m.

Tours: Slow Code on the road

Seattle trio Slow Code have announced an extensive US tour, beginning at the end of this month and stetching into October. The band released Wastelayer this past ... read more

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Shows: Gonerfest 15 lineup finalized

Posted Aug. 5, 2018, 9:34 p.m.

Shows: Gonerfest 15 lineup finalized

Taking place Sept. 26-30 in Memphis, TN, Gonerfest 15 has confirmed the final lineup for the Goner Records' sponsored event that takes place over five days. ... read more

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Records: The Supersuckers - Suck It

Posted Aug. 5, 2018, 9:09 p.m.

Records: The Supersuckers - Suck It

Supersuckers will be back with a vengeance this fall, releasing a new album named Suck It on Sept. 21, plus several US tour dates in ... read more

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Records: Horsewhip debut

Posted Aug. 5, 2018, 11:33 a.m.

Records: Horsewhip debut

Featuring former members of Reversal Of Man, Early Grace, Combatwoundedveteran, Order of Importance, Sutek Conspiracy, and more, Horsewhip will release a self-titled 12" EP on ... read more

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Videos: Nineties ska documentary set for next year

Posted Aug. 5, 2018, 9:15 a.m.

Videos: Nineties ska documentary set for next year

Following a successful kickstarter campaign, PopMotion Pictures has committed to releasing Pick It Up! Ska in the '90s, a documentary that will explore the history ... read more

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Records: The Living End return with new album

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 7:58 p.m.

On Sept. 28, The Living End return with Wunderbar, their eigth album overall. The album was written in Sept. 2017 and then rrecorded in Berlin in January of this year.  Here's a video for "Don't Lose It." read more

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Shows: Riot Fest full album set list announcements

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 7:39 p.m.

Shows: Riot Fest full album set list announcements

Rito Fest is scheduled this year for Sept. 14-16 at Douglas Park in Chicago. SPB hit the event last year with these takeaways. But that ... read more

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Shows: Desert Daze 2018 lineup

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 3:29 p.m.

Shows: Desert Daze 2018 lineup

Desert Daze 2018, scheduled for Oct. 12-14 at Moreno Beach/Lake Perris, CA, has announced phase III of its lineup. New announcements include My Blood Valentine, ... read more

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Bands: New EP & tour dates from Le Butcherettes

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 3:05 p.m.

Bands: New EP & tour dates from Le Butcherettes

Le Butcherettes have had a busy year. The group recently signed with Rise Records and announced that Jerry Harrison of The Flaming Lips will produce ... read more

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Records: Geld releasing Soft Power later this month

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 2:29 p.m.

Records: Geld releasing Soft Power later this month

Geld will release a new 4-song EP on August 30 titled Soft Power, including the track "Burning Hammer," which is embedded below. Following the release ... read more

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Tours: Spanish Love Songs headed to the UK

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 2:04 p.m.

Tours: Spanish Love Songs headed to the UK

Los Angeles' Spanish Love Songs will head across the pond, as they say, this November-December for a run of dates that stretches across the UK ... read more

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Records: AJJ return with Lost Works: 2012-2016

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 1:42 p.m.

Records: AJJ return with Lost Works: 2012-2016

Currently on tour with Kimya Dawson and Shellsag, plus celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their album People Who Can Eat People Are the Luckiest People in ... read more

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Records: New Hypnodrone Ensemble in the works

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 1:01 p.m.

Records: New Hypnodrone Ensemble in the works

Hypnodrone Ensemble has signed with Wolves and Vibrancy Records to release their third album, to be titled Orchestral Favourites. The ambient/space rock ensemble features members ... read more

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Tours: Radioactivity East Coast tour

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 12:31 p.m.

Tours: Radioactivity East Coast tour

This October Radioactivity will embark on an East-bound tour kicking off in St. Louis, MO and spanning across the US East Coast (plus Toronto). They'll be ... read more

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Records: Brand new Briefs

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 12:05 p.m.

Records: Brand new Briefs

The Briefs have announced their first new recordings in over a decade: the upcoming Kids Laugh At You b/w She's the Rat, which officially releases ... read more

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Records: Night Birds flock back with "My Dad Is the BTK"

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 10:59 a.m.

Records: Night Birds flock back with

Night Birds will return with a brand new 8-songer titled Roll Credits on Sept. 21 via Fat Wreck Chords. The East Coast punk band will release ... read more

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Records: Free Gridfailure download at Bandcamp

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 10:31 a.m.

Records: Free Gridfailure download at Bandcamp

New York noise group Gridfailure are giving away downloads of the new Powerdementia EP, a 10-track, 30-minute collection of noise, found sounds, and field recordings mixed ... read more

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Records: New EP, new song by Loose

Posted Aug. 4, 2018, 10:04 a.m.

Records: New EP, new song by Loose

Featuring former members of Blowout, Naked Hour, and Riled, Portland, OR's Loose have announced their upcoming debut EP, Hair Cut, will release on August 17. The ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Discardography 2011-2013 by Warm Needles

Posted Aug. 1, 2018, 8:23 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Discardography 2011-2013 by Warm Needles

Out on August 1, Scene Point Blank is pleased to team up once again with Tour Van Records to share a full stream of the ... read more

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Records: Anti-Flag goes unplugged

Posted July 27, 2018, 9 p.m.

Records: Anti-Flag goes unplugged

On. Sept. 28, Anti-Flag will unleash a brand new album, the all acoustic American Reckoning on Spinefarm Records.   The album consists of acoustic renditions of songs ... read more

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Records: SPB premiere: Shoebox Companion by Lower Automation

Posted July 26, 2018, 8:09 p.m.

Records: SPB premiere: Shoebox Companion by Lower Automation

Chicago's Lower Automation are back with the new self-released album Shoebox Companion, out Friday July 27. The SPB devout may remember when we premiered Maps in ... read more

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MP3s: Listen to the new Gulch EP

Posted July 26, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

MP3s: Listen to the new Gulch EP

San Jose's Gulch are streaming their upcoming 7" on Creator-Destructor at Bandcamp (and embedded below) before its August 10 release. Titled Burning Desire To Draw ... read more

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Bands: New Hold Steady Single

Posted July 22, 2018, 9:30 p.m.

Bands: New Hold Steady Single

The Hold Steady released a new digial single last Friday, "The Stove & The Toaster b/w Star 18." The new single is their second such ... read more

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Bands: New video and tour info from Restorations

Posted July 22, 2018, 9:02 p.m.

Restorations, set to release LP5000 on Sept. 28 on Tiny Engines, have unveiled a video for a new song, "The Red Door," from their forthcoming release. The album marks their return to Tiny Engines record label and, to support its release, they will kick off an October tour with labelmates Wild Pink and ... read more

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Records: Reissue of Penny Rimbaud's Oh Magick Kingdom

Posted July 22, 2018, 8:53 p.m.

Records: Reissue of Penny Rimbaud's Oh Magick Kingdom

After an extremely limited release in 2011 (60 CDs), Cold Spring Records has announced the re-release of Penny Rimbaud's (Crass) Oh Magick Kingdom. Focused on ... read more

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Tours: Echo & the Bunnymen + Violent Femmes

Posted July 21, 2018, 8:26 p.m.

Tours: Echo & the Bunnymen + Violent Femmes

Alt-rock heavyhitters the Violent Femmes and Echo & the Bunnymen are sharing the stage in a coheadlining tour of the US, currently wrapping up in ... read more

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Records: New from The Drowns

Posted July 21, 2018, 7:17 p.m.

The Drowns will release View From the Bottom next month, on August 31, via Bypolar and 1984 Records (US) and Gunner Records (Europe). The band features former members of The Briggs, The Shell Corporation, and Success. The general sound pulls from 1990s singalong influences like The Bouncing Souls. Check out "Eternal ... read more

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Records: New Divided Heaven, out now

Posted July 21, 2018, 6:21 p.m.

Records: New Divided Heaven, out now

Divided Heaven, the "part full band, part solo" project fronted by Jeff Berman (Protagonist, The Statiks, The Boils), released the new Cold War LP yesterday, July ... read more

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Videos: New "double single" from Four Fists

Posted July 21, 2018, 12:59 p.m.

Videos: New

Collaborative hip-hop project Four Fists is back with the release of "Nobody's Biz/G.D.R.F." The project is a joint effort between P.O.S and Astronautalis and they ... read more

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Splits: Minus the Bear is over, announce farewell tour

Posted July 21, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Splits: Minus the Bear is over, announce farewell tour

After nearly two decades as a goup, Minus the Bear has announced their breakup, followed by a final US tour and a 4-song EP in ... read more

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Bands: Guitarist Brian Patton leaves Eyehategod

Posted July 21, 2018, 12:23 p.m.

Bands: Guitarist Brian Patton leaves Eyehategod

There's news on the Eyehategod front, as guitarist Brian Patton has decided to leave the band.  Patton issued the following statement about his departure: Touring ... read more

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Records: Botch American Nervoso repress

Posted July 21, 2018, 11:26 a.m.

Records: Botch American Nervoso repress

Hydra Head Records have announced purple and steam colored vinyl represses of Botch's 1998 debut American Nervoso are currently available. The label found the a ... read more

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Records: Pig Destroyer return with Head Cage

Posted July 15, 2018, 7:26 p.m.

Records: Pig Destroyer return with Head Cage

Pig Destroyer will return with Head Cage on Sept. 7. Head Cage was recorded by guitarist Scott Hull, mixed and mastered by Will Putney, and features guest vocals ... read more

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Tours: Full of Hell touring with Outer Heaven

Posted July 15, 2018, 6:33 p.m.

Tours: Full of Hell touring with Outer Heaven

Full of Hell, who will soon embark on a European tour, will follow that by spanning the US East Coast with Relapse Records labelmates Outer ... read more

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Tours: Eddie Spaghetti solo in Australia

Posted July 15, 2018, 6:08 p.m.

Tours: Eddie Spaghetti solo in Australia

Eddit Spaghetti of Supersuckers will be hitting Australia for a 7-date solo tour this August, beginning on August 10 and running until August 19. For ... read more

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Tours: Woe and Wrym announced tour dates

Posted July 15, 2018, 5:31 p.m.

Tours: Woe and Wrym announced tour dates

In September, New York's Woe will begin a 12-date tour where they'll be joined by WVRM. Woe most recently released Hope Attirition (Vendetta) in 2017. read more

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Tours: Anti-Flag heavy touring through October

Posted July 15, 2018, 5:15 p.m.

Tours: Anti-Flag heavy touring through October

In addition to a US tour this summer, Anti-Flag have announced UK and European dates to be joined by Silverstein, Cancer Bats, and Worriers and ... read more

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Labels: New It Came From The Abyss compilation series

Posted July 15, 2018, 4:36 p.m.

Labels: New It Came From The Abyss compilation series

Dark Operative will release It Came From The Abyss (Volume 1), the first in a series of thematic compilations, on August 10 on both digital ... read more

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Bands: New song from Daughters, new LP to come

Posted July 15, 2018, 4:02 p.m.

Bands: New song from Daughters, new LP to come

Daughters have just released "Satan in the Wait," their first new song in 8 years. The new song is a teaser of more to come, ... read more

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Records: Swingin' Utters return with new album

Posted July 15, 2018, 3:30 p.m.

Records: Swingin' Utters return with new album

San Francisco punks Swingin' Utters have announced their next record, Peace and Love, will release on August 31 on Fat Wreck Chords.   The band unveiled ... read more

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Records: New Porcupine out this fall

Posted July 15, 2018, 3 p.m.

Records: New Porcupine out this fall

This fall Minneapolis trio Porcupine will release a new album on DC-Jam Records/Dead Broke Rekerds. The band includes former Hüsker Dü bassist Greg Norton. Additional ... read more

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Records: Lemuria releases Companion

Posted July 14, 2018, 10:34 p.m.

Records: Lemuria releases Companion

After releasing Recreational Hate in February, Lemuria has released Companion to "illuminate" the previous record's experience. The first 7 songs on Companion come from the same recording session as Recreational ... read more

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Records: Benoit return with Master

Posted July 14, 2018, 10:09 a.m.

Records: Benoit return with Master

Los Angeles-based Benoit is set to release their first album in seven years, Master, on August 10. Playing in the metallic hardcore sThe LP will ... read more

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Labels: Actor Observer sign with No Sleep

Posted July 8, 2018, 12:31 p.m.

Labels: Actor Observer sign with No Sleep

Post-hardcore band Actor Observer have teamed up with No Sleep Records for the release of their debut full-length, Pareidolia, which releases on August 24. The ... read more

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Tours: Father Murphy in the US one last time

Posted July 8, 2018, 11:39 a.m.

Tours: Father Murphy in the US one last time

Father Murphy, who released the final album A Requiem Ceremony Celebrating the Life and Death of Father Murphy (Ramp Local/Avant!), has announced a final US tour ... read more

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Videos: 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 ... read more

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Records: No Sleep compiles Summer Bummer sampler

Posted July 8, 2018, 10:32 a.m.

Records: No Sleep compiles Summer Bummer sampler

“The sampler culture of the 90’s is dead, and that is a sad sad thing,” No Sleep founder and president Chris Hansen says of Bummer ... read more

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Bands: Some Swans news

Posted July 7, 2018, 2:18 p.m.

Bands: Some Swans news

Swans will soon reissue Soundtracks for the Blind, originally released in 1996 before the band's hiatus (which lasted until their reformation in 2010). The reissue ... read more

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Records: Bummer debut

Posted July 7, 2018, 12:06 p.m.

Records: Bummer debut

Kansas City noise-rock trio Bummer have set the release date for their debut album, Holy Terror. The new album officially releases on August 24 on Learning ... read more

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Bands: New Tim Hecker soon, remasters now

Posted July 7, 2018, 11:44 a.m.

Bands: New Tim Hecker soon, remasters now

Kranky has announced the release of two vinyl remasters from Tim Hecker's catalog, Radio Amor (2003) and Haunt Me, Haunt Me Do It Again (2001), his ... read more

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Bands: American Television: new music, new coffee

Posted July 7, 2018, 11:29 a.m.

Bands: American Television: new music, new coffee

Coffee has a special place in pop-punk history, and it's at the forefront of the soon-to-release Death Defier by Washington DC's American Television. When the band ... read more

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Records: Katie Ellen EP + dates with Lemuria

Posted July 7, 2018, 10:59 a.m.

Records: Katie Ellen EP + dates with Lemuria

Katie Ellen will release the new Still Life EP later this month on July 20 (Lauren Records). The band, which includes former Chumped members Anika Pyle and ... read more

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Bands: Strung Out - Astrolux Golden Ale

Posted June 30, 2018, 12:24 p.m.

Bands: Strung Out - Astrolux Golden Ale

California Strung Out fans can now enjoy a golden ale designed for the long-running Golden State band, made by Lucky Luke Brewing. "For tasting notes, we ... read more

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Records: Primitive Man and Unearthly Trance split in August

Posted June 30, 2018, 11 a.m.

On August 17, Relapse Records will release a 7-song split LP between Denver's Primitive Man and New York's Unearthly Trance. To two bands came together to record this trailer for the upcoming release: Primitive Man has an uncoming European tour with -(16)-.  read more

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Records: SUNN O))) White reissues

Posted June 30, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Records: SUNN O))) White reissues

SUNN O))) is reissuing both White albums, White1 and White2, this summer as part of Southern Lord's ongoing 20th anniversary celebration. For the reissue, the band remastered the original ... read more

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Tours: Spotlights dates, including with Quicksand and Glassjaw

Posted June 29, 2018, 9:29 p.m.

Tours: Spotlights dates, including with Quicksand and Glassjaw

Ipecac artists Spotlights have announced several tour dates this summer, including headlining shows, others where they'll share the bill with Quicksand and Glassjaw, and a ... read more

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Records: SIMS x Air Credits x ICETEP

Posted June 29, 2018, 9:21 p.m.

Twin Cities + Chicago hip-hop collaboration SIMS x Air Credits x ICETEP have dropped a video for "Hologramme" off their soon to release debut Artería Verité. Consisting of Sims (Doomtree), Air Credits (ShowYouSuck and Steve Reidell) and producer ICETEP, the effort is described as "rap music from the near and bleak ... read more

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MP3s: Vacation preview "Skyline" from new album

Posted June 29, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

MP3s: Vacation preview

Ohio's ever-busy Vacation have unveiled the track "Skyline" for their forthcoming new LP Mouth Sounds #2699, due on July 27 (Let's Pretend Records). Last year ... read more

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Records: Down By Law announce 11th album

Posted June 29, 2018, 6:52 p.m.

Records: Down By Law announce 11th album

On August 3, Kung Fu Records will release All In, the 11th album from Los Angeles' Down By Law. It will be distributed through Cleopatra ... read more

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Records: Qui and Three One G team up for Snuh

Posted June 25, 2018, 8 p.m.

Records: Qui and Three One G team up for Snuh

Los Angeles-based duo Qui have announced a new LP on the way named Snuh. In addition to their mix of noise and melody through the ... read more

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Records: Face to Face acoustic sessions

Posted June 25, 2018, 7:55 p.m.

West Coast punks Face to Face will release their first ever acoustic record later this year. Titled Hold Fast (Acoustic Sessions), the new album releases on July 27 on Fat Wreck Chords. The album consists of reworked material from their backcatalog, dating between songs originally released in 1992 up to ... read more

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Shows: Gonerfest 15 initial lineup

Posted June 24, 2018, 3:31 p.m.

Shows: Gonerfest 15 initial lineup

There will still be more to come, but Gonerfest 15 has saved the dates and announced the core lineup for Goner Records' fifteenth Gonerfest. Taking ... read more

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Records: Debut coming from Former Member

Posted June 24, 2018, 3:25 p.m.

A new band, aptly named Former Member, will release their debut album on July 13. The band was formed by Jason Shevchuk (ex-Kid Dynamite, ex-None More Black) alongside Grammy-nominated producer Will Yip on drums. The band will release Old Youth on Yip's Memory Music label. To introduce the group to fans, ... read more

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Records: Live Nick Cave EP

Posted June 22, 2018, 7:34 p.m.

Records: Live Nick Cave EP

On Sept. 28, Bad Seed Ltd will release Distant Sky - Live in Copenhagen, a 4-song live EP by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. ... read more

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Bands: Fight Amp and Legendary Divorce members form Low Dose

Posted June 21, 2018, 8:45 p.m.

Bands: Fight Amp and Legendary Divorce members form Low Dose

New Philadelphia band Low Dose has released the song "For Sure," rising from the ashes of Fight Amp. The band consists of all three Fight ... read more

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Records: Jon Spencer solo album coming this fall

Posted June 17, 2018, 2:02 p.m.

Records: Jon Spencer solo album coming this fall

The one and only Jon Spencer will release a solo album this fall, the prominent rocker's first under his own moniker. To be titled Spencer ... read more

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Videos: 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. read more

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Shows: A celebration of Caleb Scofield

Posted June 17, 2018, 11:46 a.m.

Shows: A celebration of Caleb Scofield

A benefit concert featuring Cave In, Old Man Gloom, Pelican, Celestial (ISIS), and 27 will take place in Los Angeles on Oct. 13. The concert ... read more

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Records: Opening Bell/Sleeping Giant Glossolalia prep new release

Posted June 17, 2018, 10 a.m.

Opening Bell is preparing for the release of Compound Eyes/Loma Atoma, a two-song EP and the 50th overall release by Brooklyn label Sleeping Giant Flossolalia. The song "Loma Atomal" is available for streaming now, and the EP comes out on July 6: Opening Bell "Compound Eyes/Loma Atomal" by Sleeping Giant ... read more

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Records: The Black Queen's Infinite Games

Posted June 17, 2018, 9:32 a.m.

Records: The Black Queen's Infinite Games

"Electronic-meets-alternative" trio The Black Queen are back with a new album on Sept. 28. Named Infinite Games, the record will feature ten new songs and ... read more

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Bands: Coarse release new song (ex-Capsize, ex-Old Wounds)

Posted June 13, 2018, 9:02 p.m.

A new two-piece named Coarse has released the video to "Shed" (below) of their upcoming 6-song debut EP. The band features Brandon Gallagher (ex-Old Wounds - drums, vocals, programming) and Ryan Knowles (ex-Capsize - guitars, vocals, programming) and seeks to play heavy music that is district from their previous projects. Their EP drops ... read more

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Bands: Dollar Signs album and tour

Posted June 10, 2018, 3:59 p.m.

Bands: Dollar Signs album and tour

Dollar Signs have had a busy June. First, they released a puppet-y video for "Waste My Life Away," teasing the sound of the upcoming This ... read more

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Tours: The Sword announces more summer tour dates

Posted June 10, 2018, 3:04 p.m.

The Sword, who were kind enough to talk with SPB about their latest album earlier this year, have announced Leg 4 of their "Used Future" tour. This run of dates kicks things off in Oklahoma City in late July and runs through mid-August, wrapping things up in Orlando, FL. To ... read more

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Records: Downtown LA Rehearsal/Rifftape March 1998 on vinyl

Posted June 10, 2018, 2:48 p.m.

Records: Downtown LA Rehearsal/Rifftape March 1998 on vinyl

SUNN O)))'s Downtown LA Rehearsal/Rifftape March 1998 will be getting a limited edition vinyl pressing from Southern Lord Recordings in honor of the label's 20th anniversary ... read more

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Music News: Vulgar Display of Purring awareness program launched

Posted June 10, 2018, 2:05 p.m.

Music News: Vulgar Display of Purring awareness program launched

A new non-profit initiative named And Justice For Paws... was recently launched by Bob Legowe, co-owner of Brutal Panda Records. The initiative will raise money ... read more

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Tours: Round Eye in the USA

Posted June 10, 2018, 1:35 p.m.

Tours: Round Eye in the USA

Shanghai's Round Eye, described as saxophone-laden freak punk, will embark on the US tour next month, starting on July 3 in San Francisco and crossing ... read more

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Records: News from The Dirty Nil

Posted June 10, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Canadian rocker punks The Dirty Nil just shared "Bathed in Light," the first taste off their upcoming new LP Master Volume. The new record will come out on  Sept. 14. on Dine Alone Records. Get ready with a listen to the new song, here: read more

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Records: New Get Married material in August

Posted June 10, 2018, noon

Records: New Get Married material in August

On August 17, Get Married will unveil a new full-length titled Songs for the Sleepless, a co-release between Asian Man Records and Wiretap Records. The ... read more

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Records: UK Subs covers album out on June 22

Posted June 10, 2018, 11:37 a.m.

Records: UK Subs covers album out on June 22

Long-running punk band UK Subs is set to release SubVerions, their first covers album in their now 42-year career. The record, wihich features covers of MC5, ... read more

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Records: The Flaming Lips (Restless era) to get vinyl release

Posted June 10, 2018, 11 a.m.

Records: The Flaming Lips (Restless era) to get vinyl release

Rhino Records and Warner Bros. Records, who recently remastered the Restless Records era releases of The Flaming Lips (1886-1990), will soon be releasing those albums on ... read more

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Records: New Flatliners EP soon

Posted June 10, 2018, 10:29 a.m.

Records: New Flatliners EP soon

The Flatliners recently debuted "The Arousal of Repair," a new song from their forthcoming 7" EP Mass Candescence. The EP includes 3 songs in total and ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Date Me" by Squarecrow

Posted June 5, 2018, 4:40 p.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Today Scene Point Blank is premiering “Date Me,” a song off the brand new Before the Sun Catches Us All by San Diego’s Squarecrow. The ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Batboy/Sarchasm split EP

Posted June 5, 2018, 2:08 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Batboy/Sarchasm split EP

Scene Point Blank is excited to feature a stream of the new split EP from Bat Boy and Sarchasm, out this Friday (June 8) on ... read more

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Tours: Big|Brave schedule summer tour

Posted June 2, 2018, 12:31 p.m.

Tours: Big|Brave schedule summer tour

Big|Brave will set forth on a North American your later this month, joined on select dates by The Body and Lingua Ignota. Running June 29-July ... read more

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Records: New Yob streaming

Posted June 2, 2018, 11:54 a.m.

Records: New Yob streaming

NPR is streaming Our Raw Heart, the newest album from Yob, which comes out officially next Friday, June 8 (Relapse Records). Following the release of the ... read more

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Bands: New release from Mirrors for Psychic Warfare

Posted June 2, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Bands: New release from Mirrors for Psychic Warfare

Mirrors for Psychic Warfare, a project between Scott Kelly (Neurosis) and Sanford Parker (Buried at Sea), have announced two upcoming shows with Godflesh in Chicago ... read more

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Records: New from Blind Justice

Posted June 2, 2018, 10:04 a.m.

Records: New from Blind Justice

New Jersey's Blind Justice have premiered "Never Enough" from their upcoming No Matter the Cost LP, scheduled for release on Flatspot Records/Edgewood Records. It is the ... read more

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Tours: Pity Party West Coast tour

Posted June 2, 2018, 9:34 a.m.

Tours: Pity Party West Coast tour

Recent La Escalera signees Pity Party have announced a US West Coast tour this summer with stops in California, Oregon, Washington, and Nevada. They'll be ... read more

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Records: Restorations LP5000

Posted May 21, 2018, 9:07 p.m.

Records: Restorations LP5000

Restorations have announced their first release since LP3 in 2014. The band, who released their last effort on SideOneDummy, will return to Tiny Engines (who ... read more

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Records: The return of the Mighty Mighty Bosstones

Posted May 21, 2018, 8:25 p.m.

Records: The return of the Mighty Mighty Bosstones

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones--who announced the curation of Cranking & Skanking Fest to take place later this year in Massachusetts--will release a brand new album on June ... read more

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Records: New video by James Williamson and the Pink Hearts

Posted May 20, 2018, 9:13 a.m.

James Williamson and the Pink Hearts have shared a video to "Riot on the Strip" off their upcoming album Behind the Shade, which releases June 22 on Leopard Lady Records. The band, featuring James Williamson of Iggy and the Stooges fame. The song is about the Los Angeles music scene, ... read more

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Labels: New Age celebrates 30 years with all day festival

Posted May 19, 2018, 1:01 p.m.

Labels: New Age celebrates 30 years with all day festival

New Age Records, founded in 1989, will celebrate 30 years with a diverse all-day festival on August 25, 2018. With a lineup including Trail, Strife, ... read more

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Tours: The Selecter + The English Beat

Posted May 19, 2018, 12:43 p.m.

Tours: The Selecter + The English Beat

This fall, 2 Tone legends The Selecter & The English Beat Feat. Ranking Roger will hit the US on a co-headlining tour. The two groups ... read more

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Music News: Justin Pearson lyric book on the way

Posted May 19, 2018, 11 a.m.

Music News: Justin Pearson lyric book on the way

Three One G has opened pre-orders for The Race to Zero, a collection of lyrics and other creative prose from Justin Pearson over the years. Pearson, ... read more

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Records: Luke McNeill (The Copyrights) has two new releases

Posted May 19, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Luke McNeills, known as the drummer and songwriter of The Copyrights, has two additional projects with upcoming releases, both on Rad Girlfriend Records. Starter Jacket is a power pop/punk band comprised of McNeill on vocals/guitar, joined by Lanny Durbin (vocals/guitar), Fred Malcom (drums), and Matt Sailor (bass). The band will ... read more

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Bands: Michael Gira and Swans updates

Posted May 19, 2018, 10:06 a.m.

Bands: Michael Gira and Swans updates

Swans has three new news-worthy pieces of information. The band's 1996 album Soundtracks for the Blind will be released in a limited edition vinyl box ... read more

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Records: Aspiga Through the Years

Posted May 18, 2018, 9:53 p.m.

Records: Aspiga Through the Years

Aspiga will soon release a new collection called Dragged Through the Years, set for a Sept. 7 release on digital and vinyl formats via A-F ... read more

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Records: Mike Patton's 1922 film score to see release

Posted May 17, 2018, 9:30 p.m.

Records: Mike Patton's 1922 film score to see release

Mike Patton's score for the Netflix film 1922 will be released on July 20 on Ipecac Recordings. The film itself is based on a story by ... read more

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Tours: Geld to tour US coasts this summer

Posted May 17, 2018, 9:05 p.m.

Tours: Geld to tour US coasts this summer

Australia's Geld have announced a US tour, running first along the West Coast and followed by a string of dates along the Eastern seaboard. The ... read more

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Bands: New from The Pauses

Posted May 17, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

Bands: New from The Pauses

The Pauses have two exciting pieces of news to announce. First, they're releasing the new Unbuildingon June 22 on Arctic Rodeo Recordings. The new album is ... read more

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Tours: Mobina Galore announce flexi and tour

Posted May 17, 2018, 8:07 p.m.

Tours: Mobina Galore announce flexi and tour

Mobina Galore, who have upcoming dates with both Typesetter and Propagandhi, have released a new flexi 7" on New Damage Records titled Fade Away in preparation ... read more

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Records: New Fucked Up 7-inch in June

Posted May 17, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Records: New Fucked Up 7-inch in June

Canadian punks Fucked up will release a limited edition 7" next month on Tankcrimes. Titled High Rise and set for release on June 15, the two-song ... read more

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MP3s: Stream Nequient's Wolves at the Door

Posted May 17, 2018, 7:03 p.m.

MP3s: Stream Nequient's Wolves at the Door

New Noise is streaming the brand new Wolves at the Door by Nequient, which comes out this Friday on Nefarious Industries. Listen here. The band ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: NVM by Fleabite

Posted May 14, 2018, 9:25 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: NVM by Fleabite

Our featured stream at Scene Point Blank is the brand new EP NVM from Fleabite and Salinas Records. The 6-song EP, which is officially out on June ... read more

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Records: Inter Arma enter the studio

Posted May 12, 2018, 4:51 p.m.

Records: Inter Arma enter the studio

Inter Arma are heading back to the studio for their their fourth full-length, which will be recorded at The Tracking Room in Nashville, TN and Dark ... read more

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Bands: Torche in studio

Posted May 12, 2018, 11:30 a.m.

Bands: Torche in studio

Torche has returned to the studio for a new album set for release next year on Relapse. Not yet titled, the album will be the ... read more

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Tours: Tokyo Police Club fall tour

Posted May 12, 2018, 11:15 a.m.

Tours: Tokyo Police Club fall tour

Tokyo Police Club are set for a busy 2018. The band recently toured with Matt & Kim and put out a Record Store Day special release, ... read more

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Labels: Chris Barrows Band, Pink Lincolns, and more

Posted May 12, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Rad Girlfriend Records is releasing three Chris Barrows-related projects on June 29: a reissue of The Pink LIncolns Suck and Bloat, an LP from The Spears, and a new EP by The Chris Barrows Band. Barrows fronts all three projects. The Pink Lincolns formed in 1986 and plays a harder ... read more

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Records: Slowtrip to release EP next week

Posted May 11, 2018, 8:31 p.m.

Records: Slowtrip to release EP next week

Slowtrip will release the EP Blur on May 18 (digital) and July 13 (vinyl), on Anchor Eighty-Four. Formed in 2017, the shoegazey Los Angeles-based band features ... read more

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Records: New Vacation this summer

Posted May 11, 2018, 8:13 p.m.

Records: New Vacation this summer

On July 27, Ohio's Vacation will return with Mouth Sounds #2699, the follow-up to last year's double LP Southern Grass: The Continuation of Rock’n’Roll. The record ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall solo acoustic and on the road (as always)

Posted May 10, 2018, 10 p.m.

Records: Ty Segall solo acoustic and on the road (as always)

The ever-busy Ty Segall has announced a solo acoustic tour in the US this fall, following a European tour with The Freedom Band to accompany ... read more

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Records: Longshot + Lazerbeak

Posted May 10, 2018, 9:19 p.m.

Chicago emcee and Doomtree producer Lazerbeak have teamed up on a new 14-track album called Parades.  They recently premiered "Just Dance," (below) and opened up pre-orders at the Doomtree Records website. The record formally releases on Friday June 8. read more

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Tours: Harm's Way in NW and on Warped

Posted May 10, 2018, 8:01 p.m.

Tours: Harm's Way in NW and on Warped

Metal Blade artists Harm's Way have announced a Pacific Northwest tour with Soft Kill. The tour will lead up to late June when the group ... read more

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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's first new material since 2004. Fans can check out the video here. read more

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Records: Astpai preview "Best Years" from new LP

Posted May 7, 2018, 10:12 p.m.

Astpai have debuted a video for "Best Years" from their upcoming new album True Capacity. The new album, set to release on June 22 on Jump Start Records, was mixed by J. Robbings and will be released on CD, vinyl, and digital formats. They'll be playing touring this summer, including dates with ... read more

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Tours: The Hold Steady's Constructive Summer

Posted May 7, 2018, 9:28 p.m.

Tours: The Hold Steady's Constructive Summer

The Hold Steady will keep busy this summer with a series of shows across the US as into Toronto. Among those shows, they will play ... read more

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Labels: 4 new Drunken Sailor releases this month

Posted May 6, 2018, 8:57 p.m.

Labels: 4 new Drunken Sailor releases this month

UK label Drunken Sailor has announced four brand new releases coming on May 18. The list: Denim and Leather - Sacred Autism LP - Hardcore ... read more

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Videos: A new Dead To Me song

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

Videos: A new Dead To Me song

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, ... read more

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Records: The Cure Mixed Up deluxe edition

Posted May 6, 2018, 12:38 p.m.

Records: The Cure Mixed Up deluxe edition

Mixed Up by The Cure is set to receive a new remasted 3CD boxset treatment, set for release on June 15 on Rhino, alongside a 2LP ... read more

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Records: Proud Parents' Dirtnap debut

Posted May 6, 2018, 12:27 p.m.

Records: Proud Parents' Dirtnap debut

Dirtnap Records is streaming "Hypnotoad" off the upcoming new album by Proud Parents. The self-titled album will be out later this year. Proud Parents is ... read more

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Records: Surprise new EP from Dead Cross

Posted May 6, 2018, 11:37 a.m.

Dead Cross released a surprise 4-song EP on Friday, May 2. Self-titled, the new record (on Ipecac) comes out as the band prepares for a European tour next month. Check out a creepy video for "My Perfect Prisoner" here: Comprised of Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More, Tomahawk), Justin ... read more

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Tours: Against Me! and Speedy Ortiz on the road

Posted May 6, 2018, 11:02 a.m.

Tours: Against Me! and Speedy Ortiz on the road

Starting later this week, Against Me! will emback on a US tour with Speedy Ortiz, kicking things off at a sold out show in Bellingham, ... read more

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Records: Retirement Party unveil a song off Somewhat Literate

Posted May 6, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Records: Retirement Party unveil a song off Somewhat Literate

As Retirement Party preps for the release of their debut LP, Somewhat Literate, on May 25, the band has unveiled "Passion Fruit Tea" as a taste of ... read more

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Videos: Alice in Chains releases new song

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

Videos: Alice in Chains releases new song

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 ... read more

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Records: Two new Blue Room Sessions Singles

Posted May 6, 2018, 9:30 a.m.

Records: Two new Blue Room Sessions Singles

The two newest releases in Third Man Records' series "Blue Room Sessions Singles" came out, new 7"s from Dinosaur Jr. and No Joy. The series ... read more

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Records: The Allovers debut song from new record

Posted May 5, 2018, 4:36 p.m.

Records: The Allovers debut song from new record

The Allovers are streaming the song "Tub Time" from their soon to release full-length Yer Guises, their debut alvum. The record comes out on May ... read more

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Shows: Bosstones hosting an annual end of summer festival

Posted May 5, 2018, 2:36 p.m.

Shows: Bosstones hosting an annual end of summer festival

Long-running ska-punks The Mighty Mighty Bosstones have announced the inaugural Cranking & Skanking Fest. Taking place Saturday Aug. 25 at Worcester Palladium Outdoors in Worcester, ... read more

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Records: Death of a Nation limited edition vinyl

Posted May 5, 2018, 2:27 p.m.

Records: Death of a Nation limited edition vinyl

Formed by former and current members of Defeater and Verse, political hardcore band Death of a Nation have released a 4-song EP on streaming services ... read more

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Music News: New book on MC5 by bassist Michael Davis

Posted May 5, 2018, 11:02 a.m.

Music News: New book on MC5 by bassist Michael Davis

Cleopatra Records has released a new book titled I Brought Down The MC5, written by bassist Michael Davis. The 350-page memoir covers the band's rise ... read more

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Records: Debut coming from Deathgrave (Brainoil/Amber Asylum)

Posted May 5, 2018, 10:33 a.m.

Records: Debut coming from Deathgrave (Brainoil/Amber Asylum)

San Jose, CA-based Deathgrave will drop their debut LP on June 22 on Tankcrimes. Titled So Real, It's Now, the group features familiar faces from ... read more

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Records: The Flaming Lips Greatest Hits and rarities boxsets

Posted May 5, 2018, 10 a.m.

Records: The Flaming Lips Greatest Hits and rarities boxsets

The ever-busy Flaming Lips will release a new 3CD boxset on June 1 titled Greatest Hits Vol. 1. The collection will be available on vinyl ... read more

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Records: Mad Caddies rocksteady punk covers album

Posted April 30, 2018, 8:50 p.m.

Mad Caddies have finished work a new themed album titled Punk Rocksteady. The album is a pet project of Fat Mike (NOFX, Fat Wreck Chords), hellbent on a mission to hear classic punk songs reconstituted in reggae form. The album is fully Mad Caddies, though with Fat Mike's participation as ... read more

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Bands: Author & Punisher back in the studio

Posted April 30, 2018, 8:11 p.m.

Bands: Author & Punisher back in the studio

One-man industrial-metal project Author & Punisher are back in the studio at work on its sixth studio album. The new album will be issued this ... read more

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Records: Stream the new Abolitionist

Posted April 30, 2018, 7:36 p.m.

Records: Stream the new Abolitionist

The Instant, the fourth full-length from Portland's Abolitionist, is streaming online at New Noise. The new LP officially releases this Friday. Since forming in 2009, ... read more

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Tours: My Bloody Valentine US tour dates

Posted April 30, 2018, 7:08 p.m.

Tours: My Bloody Valentine US tour dates

In addition to select European festival dates this summer, including RoberT Smith's Meltdown in London, My Bloody Valentine will be retuning to the US In ... read more

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Labels: William Elliott Whitmore joins Bloodshot

Posted April 30, 2018, 5:53 p.m.

Labels: William Elliott Whitmore joins Bloodshot

William Elliott Whitmore will release a new album later this year on Bloodshot Records. The musician from Lee County, Iowa offered the following statement: I ... read more

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Videos: SPB premiere: "This Exists" by Tongue Party

Posted April 26, 2018, 8:17 a.m.

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 Exists” is a three-minute blast of banging riffage and hazy grooves. The Minneapolis noise punk band will release their new album on May 5 on ... read more

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Records: Don't Worry to release new album on Specialist Subject

Posted April 21, 2018, 10:49 a.m.

Records: Don't Worry to release new album on Specialist Subject

After self-releasing a series of EPs and touring throughout the UK, Don't Worry have joined with Specialist Subject to release Who Cares Anyway? -- their first ... read more

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Bands: Immersion album in June (Wire)

Posted April 21, 2018, 10:03 a.m.

Duo Immersion, featuring Wire Colin Newman (Wire) and Malka Spigel (Minimal COmpact), will release Sleepless on June 15t via swim~. To announced the record, their first since Analogue Creatures Living on an Island (2016), the band has a video for "Micrclimate" embedded below. The album includes guest appearances from Matt Schulz ... read more

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Labels: 20 years of Southern Lord

Posted April 21, 2018, 9:47 a.m.

Labels: 20 years of Southern Lord

Southern Lord, started on April 1, 1998 with the release of Thorr's Hammer's Dommedagsnatt, is marking their twentieth anniversary this year in a big way. ... read more

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Records: Brand new Sleep

Posted April 20, 2018, 9:32 p.m.

Records: Brand new Sleep

Sleep returned with the new The Sciences today, released on Third Man Records. The new LP has two versions available: a standard version and a ... read more

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Records: Gang of Four's new EP is Complicit

Posted April 20, 2018, 9:07 p.m.

Records: Gang of Four's new EP is Complicit

Gang of Four released a new EP today titled Complicit, with Ivanka Trump on the cover and the Russian word for "complicit" etched below. The ... read more

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Labels: Lauren Records Record Club, round 2

Posted April 20, 2018, 11:07 a.m.

Labels: Lauren Records Record Club, round 2

Lauren Records has announced the renewal of their record club, a subscription that sends a series of new releases directly to members. The first round ... read more

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Records: New Street Dogs hits the streets in June

Posted April 20, 2018, 10:54 a.m.

Records: New Street Dogs hits the streets in June

On June 22, Street Dogs will release a new album titled Stand for Something or Die for Nothing on Century Media. It's the sixth studio album ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Labyrinths (and other writings)" by Randall Holt

Posted April 18, 2018, 8:10 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

We’re sharing something new at Scene Point Blank today, the track “Labyrinths (and other writings)” from cellist Randall Holt (Knest, Horne + Holt). The song ... read more

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Bands: Bad Waitress join Royal Mountain

Posted April 16, 2018, 7:07 p.m.

Bands: Bad Waitress join Royal Mountain

Toronto-based Bad Waitress has signed with Royal Mountain Records for the release of a new EP titled Party Bangers: Volume 1.BrooklynVegan Premieres New Track & Video for ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Superstition" by Daylight Robbery

Posted April 16, 2018, 1:21 p.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Today we’re sharing a premiere of “Superstition,” one of four songs on Daylight Robbery’s upcoming new EP Signal Bleed. Daylight Robbery hails from Chicago and ... read more

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MP3s: New song from Radon: Painted Red

Posted April 15, 2018, 9:53 p.m.

MP3s: New song from Radon: Painted Red

Radon has shared a new track, "Painted Red," off their upcoming new album, More of Their Lies.  It's the fourth full-length from the Florida-based band that ... read more

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Records: New EP from Dusk

Posted April 14, 2018, 10:13 a.m.

Records: New EP from Dusk

Dirtnap just released The Pain Of Loneliness (Goes On And On) b/w Go Easy by Wisconsin's Dusk. The two-song 7" preludes an upcoming full-length this June on ... read more

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Shows: Fest 17 lineup announcements, wave 1

Posted April 12, 2018, 9:03 p.m.

Shows: Fest 17 lineup announcements, wave 1

The annual Gainesville, FL punk rock extravaganza The Fest has announced dates and part of the line-up for The Fest 17. The three day event ... read more

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Tours: Lots of Full of Hell tour dates

Posted April 12, 2018, 8:48 p.m.

Tours: Lots of Full of Hell tour dates

Recent Relapse signees Full of Hell have announced a busy schedule. First a US tour with Gatecreeper, then a European tour starting in August. All ... read more

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Records: DOA sets release date

Posted April 8, 2018, 11:06 a.m.

Records: DOA sets release date

DOA, who are celebrating 40 years as a band in 2018, have announced a release date of May 1 for their upcoming Fight Back album, which ... read more

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Obituaries: Caleb Schofield memorial fund

Posted April 8, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Obituaries: Caleb Schofield memorial fund

In late March, Caleb Scofield (Old Man Gloom, Zozobra, Cave In) passed away in a car accident. Hydra Head has opened a memorial fund to ... read more

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Records: Dark Buddha Rising II

Posted April 7, 2018, 1:14 p.m.

Records: Dark Buddha Rising II

On April 20, Neurot Recordings will unleash Dark Buddha Rising's II to the world. The two-track, 26-minute EP will be on CD and vinyl formats. read more

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Tours: AFI + Rise Against

Posted April 7, 2018, 11:31 a.m.

Tours: AFI + Rise Against

The Mourning in Amerika Tour, featuring AFI and Rise Against, kicks off on July 28 in Toronto, ON and will cross North American over roughly ... read more

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Records: "Embrace the Rub" -- The Melvins

Posted April 7, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Wondering what's going on with the always-productive Melvins? They've just unleased the video for "Embrace the Rub" to the world, giving a taste of their new album Pinkus Abortion Technician, releasing on April 20 (Ipecac Recordings). The song itself has shades of 1980s punk and is just a minute and a ... read more

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Bands: The White Light comes together

Posted April 7, 2018, 10:48 a.m.

Bands: The White Light comes together

The White Light is a newly formed group with members of Sunn O))), Engine Kid, Pelican, and Tattle Tale. More specifically, members are guitarist Greg ... read more

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Shows: Fire in the Mountains comes to Jackson

Posted April 6, 2018, 8:23 a.m.

The outdoor music festival Fire in the Mountains, set near Jackson, WY among the Rocky Mountains, has announced wave 1 of its 2018 lineup. Artists include Panopticon, Wayfarer, and Aerial Ruin. Taking place June 30-July 1, the two-day festival is set in Moran, WY and Bridger-Teton National Forest.  April 12 update: The ... read more

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

Posted April 3, 2018, 9:40 p.m.

Videos: 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 ... read more

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Records: Scream's NMC17 to get reissue this month

Posted April 3, 2018, 9:04 p.m.

Records: Scream's NMC17 to get reissue this month

On April 27 Southern Lord will reissue NMC17 (No More Censorship) from notable Washington, DC punks Scream on LP and CD. The reissue is dedicated ... read more

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Records: worlds greatest dad to release debut in May

Posted April 3, 2018, 7:50 p.m.

Records: worlds greatest dad to release debut in May

The Atlanta based group worlds greatest dad released a new video today for "Laughing (While You're Smiling)" off their soon to release debut full-length. Titled ... read more

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Records: Sweatin' To The Oldies on vinyl (soon)

Posted April 2, 2018, 10:01 p.m.

Records: Sweatin' To The Oldies on vinyl (soon)

Tankcrimes Records, who reissued Spazz's Sweatin' To The Oldies on CD in 2016, has announced a 2XLP version of the 64-song record, coming out soon. ... read more

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Tours: At the Heart of the World start tour tomorrow

Posted April 2, 2018, 9:36 p.m.

At the Heart of the World, from Portland, OR, will hit the road tomorrow with Children joining them on a short series of US West Boast dates. The band recently released their debut, Rotting Forms, on Glory Kid. Check out the record here: Rotting Forms by At The Heart Of ... read more

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Bands: Audio Karate reform for Descendents shows

Posted April 2, 2018, 9:12 p.m.

Bands: Audio Karate reform for Descendents shows

Former Kung Fu Records pp-punks Audio Karate have announced a run of reunion dates where they'll be opening for the Descendents. Legendary Descendents' drummer Bill ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: R.I.P. Clearance Event by The Sueves

Posted March 26, 2018, 8:16 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: R.I.P. Clearance Event by The Sueves

Out this Friday, March 30, The Sueves return with their second full-length LP, R.I.P. Clearance Event. The Chicago band play gritty and enthusiastic punk-fueled r’n’r, ... read more

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Records: Radon returns on May 1

Posted March 24, 2018, 1:22 p.m.

Records: Radon returns on May 1

Florida punks Radon return with More Of Their Lies, set to release on May 1 on Eager Beaver Records. Containing 13 songs in total, it's ... read more

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Bands: The Sword releases Used Future

Posted March 24, 2018, 9:44 a.m.

The Sword, whose new album Used Future came out yesterday, have unleased an 9-bit themed video for the title track here: In addition to the new music and video, the band also announced leg three of their upcoming Used Future tour, with support by Atomic Bitchwax. Wave 3 dates are ... read more

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MP3s: "Portals" from CHRCH

Posted March 22, 2018, 7:49 p.m.

Set to release their second full-length, Light Will Consume Us All, on May 11 on Neurot Recordings, CHRCH have unleased the new song "Portals" as a taste of what's to come. In addition to the new record, the band will be setting to the road with Fister. They previously released Unanswered ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Plastic Bags and Seagulls" by Duvel

Posted March 22, 2018, 9:47 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Scene Point Blank is excited to premiere a new song off the upcoming debut from Oslo, Norway’s Duvel, titled Attempts At Speech. Today we’re sharing the ... read more

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Records: Wire reissues and Record Store Day

Posted March 20, 2018, 9:12 p.m.

Records: Wire reissues and Record Store Day

Wire's first three records, Pink Flag (1977), Chairs Missing (1978), and 154 (1979) will be reissued this year and released on CD, special edition CD books, and vinyl by their ... read more

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Records: The Dynospectrum 20th anniversary vinyl

Posted March 20, 2018, 8:33 p.m.

Records: The Dynospectrum 20th anniversary vinyl

Rhymesayers Entertainment is celebrating the 20th anniversary of release The Dynospectrum by releasing a remastered version, the first time it will be available on vinyl. ... read more

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Tours: Neurosis, Converge, Amenra (oh my)

Posted March 20, 2018, 8:19 p.m.

Tours: Neurosis, Converge, Amenra (oh my)

Following dates in Europe this June with Deadkids, Neurosis will hit North America's West Coast in a heavy hitting lineup featuring Converge and Amenra. Tickets ... read more

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Bands: New High on Fire in late 2018

Posted March 20, 2018, 5:59 p.m.

Bands: New High on Fire in late 2018

After spending February in the studio, High on Fire have announced a new album set for release late this year. "We've definitely pushed ourselves musically ... read more

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Music News: Miguel Chen (Teenage Bottlerocket) authors book

Posted March 19, 2018, 8:05 p.m.

Music News: Miguel Chen (Teenage Bottlerocket) authors book

Miguel Chen, bassist of Teenage Bottlerocket (Fat Wreck Chords), has announced the release of a new book with Rod Meade Sperry, titled I Wanna Be Well: How a ... read more

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Records: New song from No Fun At All

Posted March 18, 2018, 12:05 p.m.

Records: New song from No Fun At All

Founded in 1991, Swedish punk band No Fun At All will return with a new album on April 13. To be released on Bird Attack ... read more

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Tours: Alice in Chains update

Posted March 18, 2018, 10:20 a.m.

Tours: Alice in Chains update

Alice in Chains has announced an upcoming world news and hints of a new album. The world tour kicks off on August 22 (dates below). ... read more

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Records: New solo album coming from Problem Daughter's Regan Ashton

Posted March 18, 2018, 12:57 a.m.

Records: New solo album coming from Problem Daughter's Regan Ashton

Regan Ashton of Problem Daughter has announced his debut solo album. The album is set for release on May 11 on La Escalera Records and ... read more

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Records: Ghoul, Ill Bill, and Goretex

Posted March 17, 2018, 10:01 p.m.

Records: Ghoul, Ill Bill, and Goretex

Tankcrimes and Uncle Howie Records have teamed up with a two song split with contributions by Ghoul and Ill Bill (featuring Goretex). To be released ... read more

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MP3s: New Craig Finn song off Devinyl Split Series release

Posted March 17, 2018, 9:38 p.m.

MP3s: New Craig Finn song off Devinyl Split Series release

"Galveston," a new solo song from Craig Finn of The Hold Steady, is streaming at Noisey now. The song is Finn's contribution to Devinyl Splits No. 7, ... read more

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Bands: Vitamin X and Southern Lord join forces

Posted March 17, 2018, 6:59 p.m.

Bands: Vitamin X and Southern Lord join forces

Long-running Amsterdam hardcore band Vitamin X have announced a new LP to come this spring on Southern Lord Recordings. Southern Lord will release Age Of ... read more

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Records: Take Offense releasing new EP

Posted March 17, 2018, 1:38 p.m.

Records: Take Offense releasing new EP

So Cal hardcore band Take Offense will release the new Tensions on High EP on March 30. The new release features five new songs, including "Trust" ... read more

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Records: Napalm Death rarities

Posted March 17, 2018, 10:31 a.m.

At the end of the month, Napalm Death will drop Coded Smears And More Uncommon Slurs, a 31-track rarities compilation on 2xCD/2LP and digital formats. Handled by Century Media Records, it officially releases on March 30. Bassist Shane Embury explains the record like this: We are very thrilled to be finally ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Skinnerian Dilemma" from By The Grace of God

Posted March 13, 2018, 8:28 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

By the Grace of God are back, and SPB is pleased to be a part of it by premiering the new track "Skinnerian Dilemma." “Skinnerian ... read more

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Bands: More Elway this May

Posted March 11, 2018, 3:53 p.m.

Bands: More Elway this May

Red Scare Industries has announced a new album from Elway, coming this May (as mentioned in their Pass The Mic interview). In addition to the new ... read more

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Tours: May tour for Against Me!

Posted March 11, 2018, 11:31 a.m.

Tours: May tour for Against Me!

En route to Las Vegas' Punk Rock Bowling on May 28, Against Me! will set offo n the US West Coast for much of May, ... read more

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MP3s: Listen to the new Zeke

Posted March 11, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

MP3s: Listen to the new Zeke

Back after 14 years between albums, the new Zeke comes out on March 30 (Relapse Records). Hellbender comes out at the end of the month, but ... read more

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Records: Early recordings of The Infamous Gehenna

Posted March 10, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Records: Early recordings of The Infamous Gehenna

Dark Operative just released The War Of The Sons Of Light And The Suns Of Darkness, a collection of early recordings from The Infamous Gehenna, ... read more

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Records: YOB return this June

Posted March 10, 2018, 9:44 a.m.

Records: YOB return this June

Oregon's YOB will release their eigth full-length on June 8. Titled Raw Heart, the 7-track album follows a reissue of The Great Cessation, which came out ... read more

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Records: New From A Perfect Circle

Posted March 9, 2018, 10:03 p.m.

A Perfect Circle, who will release their fourth full-length, Eat the Elephant, on April 20 (BMG), have released a video for the song "Disillusioned." "Disillusioned" also appears on a limited release 10" that also contains the song "The Doomed." Fans can check out the video here: read more

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Records: Seven Days of Samsara release 20 year collection

Posted March 9, 2018, 9:39 p.m.

Records: Seven Days of Samsara release 20 year collection

Milwaukee hardcore band Seven Days of Samara have announced the upcoming release of Dark Operative Presents SDOS 1998-2018 Collection. Still active, the band recorded the ... read more

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Videos: Alice Bag releases new video

Posted March 9, 2018, 8:57 p.m.

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 March 23 on Don Giovanni and features guest vocals on many tracks, including from Kathleen Hanna (Bikini Kill, The Julie Ruin), Allison Wolfe (Bratmobile, Sex Stains), and Martin ... read more

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Shows: Punk Rock Bowling club shows

Posted March 6, 2018, 9:15 p.m.

In addition to the regular festival grounds, Punk Rock Bowling has announced its club shows that take place each night from May 24-28 in more intimate venues after hours. Notable performers are plentiful, but include The Bronx, Hot Water Music, Dillinger Four, Good Riddance, the Dwarves, Fishbone, and more.  read more

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Tours: The Rememberables in Europe

Posted March 6, 2018, 8:56 p.m.

Tours: The Rememberables in Europe

The Rememberables, who released a self-titled album last year on Adagio830, will embark on a European tour this May, hitting 10 countires in total. For ... read more

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Records: Fotocrime announce full-length, release video

Posted March 6, 2018, 8:04 p.m.

Ryan Patterson-led project Fotocrime has announced its debut LP, Principle of Pain. Described as a dark post-punk, synthesizer project, the band released two EPs last year in advance of the new LP, which will Release on May 18 on Auxiliary Records. For a taste, check out "Nadia (Last Year's Men)": read more

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Records: SPB premiere: "Other People" by Totally Slow

Posted March 6, 2018, 11:02 a.m.

Records: SPB premiere:

Scene Point Blank is excited to be premiering the new song “Other People” from the upcoming Imperium EP by North Carolina’s Totally Slow. The DIY band plays melodic punk ... read more

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Records: Strung Out...acoustic

Posted March 5, 2018, 8:01 p.m.

Records: Strung Out...acoustic

Strung Out has announced a surprise acoustic EP in the works to be titled Black Out the Sky. Scheduled for release on May 11 on the ... read more

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Records: Samhain tribute coming this spring

Posted March 3, 2018, 4:17 p.m.

Records: Samhain tribute coming this spring

In May, Corpse FLower Records will release a new vinyl-only Samhain tribute titled We All Want Our Time In Hell. The album was put together ... read more

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Records: Flaming Lips Restless reissues

Posted March 3, 2018, 12:31 p.m.

Records: Flaming Lips Restless reissues

Early material from The Flaming Lips is getting the remaster/reissue treatment courtesy of Rhino/Warner Bros. Records. A new six-CD boxed set will release on May ... read more

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Tours: Author & Punisher Europe dates

Posted March 3, 2018, 12:03 p.m.

Tours: Author & Punisher Europe dates

One-man industrial project Author & Punisher will be in Europe this summer on a headlining tour that kicks of on May 21 in Denmark, running ... read more

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Shows: Soundset 2018 ineup

Posted March 3, 2018, 11:34 a.m.

Shows: Soundset 2018 ineup

The annual Rhymesayers Entertainment sponsored Soundset Festival has announced the lineup for its 11th go-around. The festival takes place at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in St. ... read more

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Records: Dan Weiss to release Starebaby

Posted March 3, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

New York based drummer Dan Weiss has a new album coming up titled Starebaby, set for release on April 6 on Pi Recordings. The album is performed by Weiss, Matt Mitchell, Craig Taborn, Ben Monder, and Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle, Fantômas, Tomahawk, Secret Chiefs 3) and includes influence from improv jazz, ... read more

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Records: New song from Gang of Four

Posted March 3, 2018, 10:33 a.m.

Records: New song from Gang of Four

Gang of Four just premiered the track "Lucky" off an upcoming EP. The new EP drops on April 13. Named Complicit, it's their first new ... read more

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Records: New from Swiss Army

Posted March 3, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Records: New from Swiss Army

Pittsburgh's Swiss Army will soon release Paris Mountain, scheduled for April 27 on A-F Records. Paris Mountain is a real place from my childhood. Symbolically, ... read more

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MP3s: Stream the new Andrew WK

Posted March 2, 2018, 8:01 p.m.

MP3s: Stream the new Andrew WK

Wondering what You're Not Alone, the new LP from positive party rocker Andrew W.K., his first new album in over a decade, sounds like? NPR ... read more

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Tours: Neurosis + Deafkids: Coming to Europe this June

Posted Feb. 27, 2018, 9:09 p.m.

Tours: Neurosis + Deafkids: Coming to Europe this June

In case the headline was unclear, Neurosis returns to Europe this June, joined for support by label mates Deafkids for all but two of the ... read more

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Shows: Pitchfork Music Festival 2018

Posted Feb. 27, 2018, 8:51 p.m.

Shows: Pitchfork Music Festival 2018

The annual Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago has announced its first round of performers to grace the various stages at Union Park from July 20-22. ... read more

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Splits: Accused of sexual assault, Young and in the Way disband

Posted Feb. 26, 2018, 9:14 p.m.

Amid multiple accusations of sexual assault from a past tour in Detroit, Young and in the Way have announced their immediate breakup as a band. The uproar began when accusers issued statements seeking the band's removal from festival lineups, which escalated to their being dropped by Deathwish, Inc. and, later, ... read more

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Labels: Sailor's Grave adds The Goddamn Gallows

Posted Feb. 25, 2018, 10:21 a.m.

Labels: Sailor's Grave adds The Goddamn Gallows

Los Angeles banjo punks The Goddamn Gallows have inked with Sailor's Grave Records for the release of their upcoming sixth album, The Trial, which comes ... read more

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Shows: Damaged City 2018

Posted Feb. 24, 2018, 1:54 p.m.

Shows: Damaged City 2018

In more festival news, Damanged City Fest 2018 returns to Washington, DC from April 5-8. The annual punk and hardcore festival is now in its sixth ... read more

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Records: Songs From Under the Floorboard benefit compilation

Posted Feb. 24, 2018, 10:34 a.m.

Records: Songs From Under the Floorboard benefit compilation

Songs From Under the Floorboard radio show on Portland's XRAY FM is releaseing Songs From Under the Floorboard, Vol. 1, a compilation showcasing the shows ... read more

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Records: New 7-inch coming from Berthold City

Posted Feb. 24, 2018, 10:29 a.m.

Records: New 7-inch coming from Berthold City

Berthold City will release their debut 7", following last year's foration and demo. Titled Moment of Truth, the EP contains three songs from the demo plus ... read more

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Shows: Psycho Las Vegas 2018 releases lineup

Posted Feb. 23, 2018, 8:04 p.m.

Shows: Psycho Las Vegas 2018 releases lineup

Psycho Las Vegas has announced its 2018 lineup for the three-day festival, taking place August 17-19 at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The diverse lineup ... read more

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Tours: Radiohead come to North America

Posted Feb. 22, 2018, 8:51 p.m.

Tours: Radiohead come to North America

Radiohead have scheduled a run of North American tour dates stretching from July into August this summer with stops in the US and Canada. The ... read more

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Bands: Man Mountain release "Illumination Rings"

Posted Feb. 22, 2018, 8:06 p.m.

Bands: Man Mountain release

Detroit post-rock group Man Mountain have unveild "Illumination Rings," a song off their upcoming March 16 new album titled Infinity Mirror (Spartan Records). The new ... read more

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Bands: Two upcoming releases from Black Moth Super Rainbow

Posted Feb. 22, 2018, 7:31 p.m.

Bands: Two upcoming releases from Black Moth Super Rainbow

After six years without a release, Black Moth Super Rainbow will release the new Panic Blooms this May 4 on Rad Cult Records, plus a limited edition ... read more

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Videos: First new Iceage song since 2014

Posted Feb. 17, 2018, 8:51 p.m.

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 their first new material since Plowing Into the Field of Love (2014). Watch/listen now and check out their tour dates below. read more

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Records: Three Man Cannon return with new LP

Posted Feb. 17, 2018, 4:02 p.m.

Records: Three Man Cannon return with new LP

Three Man Cannon will soon release a new self-titled album on March 15 on Lame-O Records. To prep fans for the release they just put ... read more

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Labels: Relapse signs Full of Hell

Posted Feb. 17, 2018, 3:54 p.m.

Labels: Relapse signs Full of Hell

Full of Hell have joined forces with Relapse Records and has plans to write their seventh full-length this year for their new label home. To ... read more

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Tours: The Wonder Years dates, US + UK

Posted Feb. 17, 2018, 1:46 p.m.

Tours: The Wonder Years dates, US + UK

In April The Wonder Years will play several shows in England, Sctoland, and Ireland, leading up to a North America tour in May that includes ... read more

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Videos: L7 came back to bitch

Posted Feb. 11, 2018, 1:16 p.m.

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 We're Dead, just released a video for "I Came Back To Bitch" below (Don Giovanni Records). The band is scheduled for a short tour this ... read more

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Records: Pity Party prep new relaase on La Escalera

Posted Feb. 11, 2018, 12:44 p.m.

Records: Pity Party prep new relaase on La Escalera

Pity Party will soon put out their third overall release, the upcoming EP titled Are You Happy Yet? on La Escalera Records. The DIY Oakland-based ... read more

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Records: New from Giving Up

Posted Feb. 11, 2018, 12:01 p.m.

Records: New from Giving Up

Garner Cardinals, the third full-length from Iowa's Giving Up, comes out this Friday on Feb. 16. The self-released record follows 2009 and 2012 LPs and ... read more

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Videos: New song from The Scutches

Posted Feb. 11, 2018, 11:14 a.m.

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 get a feel for their new material, watch "Worth Enough" below. The Scutches previous effort was a re-release of Glass House in 2016. read more

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Records: New split by Holler House and Technician

Posted Feb. 10, 2018, 1:32 p.m.

Records: New split by Holler House and Technician

Jetsam-Flotsam record label will soon release a split release between two Minneapolis bands: Holler House and Technician, on March 3. Each band contributes three songs. ... read more

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Tours: Be More Kind Tour

Posted Feb. 10, 2018, 1:24 p.m.

The Homeless Gospel Choir, fresh off the release of Normal on A-F Records, have been announced as support on the Be More Kind World Tour along with Frank Turner, Lucero, and The Menzingers. Dates are posted after the jump. For a taste of the band, check out this video for the ... read more

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Records: Live CD+DVD from Shonen Knife

Posted Feb. 10, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Records: Live CD+DVD from Shonen Knife

Shonen Knife have announced Alive!, a collection of 21 tracks from the band's 31 years (so far) in a DVD/CD package. The collection has a ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Positions Of Power by Runt

Posted Feb. 8, 2018, 8:50 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Positions Of Power by Runt

Scene Point Blank is excited to host a stream of the brand new Runt LP Positions Of Power, out on Feb. 9 on La Vida Es ... read more

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Records: Red City Radio return with new EP

Posted Feb. 7, 2018, 8:20 a.m.

Records: Red City Radio return with new EP

Red City Radio are set to release SkyTigers next month on Red Scare Industries. The new EP is their first new material since their 2015 ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Night Shift" by Neighborhood Brats

Posted Feb. 6, 2018, 8:15 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Neighborhood Brats are back with a new 7”, Night Shift, which will be released on March 23, 2017 on Taken By Surprise. Scene Point Blank ... read more

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MP3s: "Control" from Chicago's High Priests

Posted Feb. 4, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

MP3s:

With Spinning set to release soon -- March 23 on Triple Eye Industries -- Chicago's noise/hardcore band High Prieses have unveiled "Control" at Svbterranean to get fans ... read more

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Bands: Zeke is back

Posted Feb. 4, 2018, 10:31 a.m.

Zeke is back with Hellbender set to release on March 30. It's the Motorhead-influenced punk bank's first record since 2004. The new album, Hellbender, will be on Relapse Records, which also released their previous effort, 'Til The Livin' End, in back in 2004 after also working with Scooch Pooch, Epitaph, and Aces ... read more

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Records: New video from Spanish Love Songs

Posted Feb. 3, 2018, 10:33 p.m.

Records: New video from Spanish Love Songs

Spanish Love Songs just premiered a new video for "Joana, In Five Acts," one of the 11 songs on their soon to release Schmaltz, set for ... read more

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Records: Spiral Stairs and Preston School of Industry 2018 reissues

Posted Feb. 3, 2018, 7:33 p.m.

Spiral Stairs and Preston School of Industry will be reissuing records in 2018. Both bands feature Scott Kannberg (Pavement). Throughout the year, Nine Mile Records will reussie Preston School of Industry's All This Sounds Gas (2001), Preston School Of Industy's Monsoon (2004), and Spiral Stairs' The Real Feel (2009). Each reissues ... read more

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Tours: The Bronx tour schedule

Posted Feb. 3, 2018, 7:03 p.m.

Tours: The Bronx tour schedule

The Bronx will be active on the road this spring, heading across North America on a headlining tour, in support of Clutch, and also to ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Die Old" by Cecil Frena

Posted Jan. 31, 2018, 8:17 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Scene Point Blank is excited to premier a new song from Cecil Frena, “Die Old,” in preview of his upcoming new album The Gridlock. Currently ... read more

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Records: A Lawrence Arms collection is on its way

Posted Jan. 30, 2018, 8:01 p.m.

Records: A Lawrence Arms collection is on its way

Chicago's The Lawrence Arms have annnounced a new 29-song collection set to release in March in honor of the band's 19 year longevity, titled We Are ... read more

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Tours: 10 years of Plant of Ice (Minus the Bear)

Posted Jan. 28, 2018, 11:34 a.m.

Tours: 10 years of Plant of Ice (Minus the Bear)

In August 2007, MInus the Bear released Planet of Ice on Suicide Squeeze Records. Besides getting a rare three-author review here at Scene Point Blank, ... read more

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Tours: Slayer: One Final World Tour

Posted Jan. 28, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Tours: Slayer: One Final World Tour

Long running and oft-controversial metal band Slayer have announced their final world tour. To summarize the band's legacy over the years, as a band for ... read more

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Records: Hop Along return

Posted Jan. 28, 2018, 10:36 a.m.

Philadelphia’s Hop Along return with their third studio album Bark Your Head Off, Dog on April 6 on Saddle Creek. In addition to the new record, they'll embark on a US tour for the months of May and June. Check out "How Simple" below for a taste of the new ... read more

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Records: A new Damned record

Posted Jan. 28, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Records: A new Damned record

Formed in 1976, The Damned are back with Eveil Spirits on April 13. The new record, to be released by Search and Destroy/Spinefarm Records, was ... read more

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Records: Jean Grae & Quelle Chris' Everything's Fine

Posted Jan. 28, 2018, 9:31 a.m.

Jean Grae & Quelle Chrs will release new album Everything's Fine on Mello Music on March 30. Lead track "OhSh" has premiered now: Everything's Fine by Jean Grae & Quelle Chris The new LP includes numerous cameos in addition to the work by Jean Grae and Quelle Chris, including Denmark Vessey, Anna Wise, ... read more

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Records: The Last Gang full-length in March

Posted Jan. 27, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Records: The Last Gang full-length in March

Fat Wreck signee's The Last Gang have set the release date for their label (full-length) debut. On March 2, the band will release the 10-song ... read more

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Records: Spanish Love Songs to release Schmaltz on March 30

Posted Jan. 25, 2018, 9:01 p.m.

Records: Spanish Love Songs to release Schmaltz on March 30

On March 30, Los Angeles's Spanish Love Songs return with the new album Schmaltz. The band, who previously released Sings the Blues in 2015 and an ... read more

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Records: New from Parasight

Posted Jan. 25, 2018, 8:22 p.m.

Records: New from Parasight

Parasight, from COpenhagen, Denmart, will release their second LP At Leve Som Hvis Der Var Et Håb on March 9 through Indisciplinarian and Modstand Records. Overall, ... read more

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Bands: MIEN debut (Black Angels, The Horror)

Posted Jan. 23, 2018, 9:33 p.m.

Bands: MIEN debut (Black Angels, The Horror)

Rocket Recordings will be releaseing the debut, self-titled effort by MIEN this April 6. The new group is includes Alex Maas (The Black Angels), Tom ... read more

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Records: The Shell Corporation announce new LP

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 9:51 p.m.

Records: The Shell Corporation announce new LP

San Fernando, CA's The Shell Corporation will return with a new album, Fucked, coming March 2 via La Escalera Records (US) and Gunner Records (Europe). They last released Mandrake in 2014 ... read more

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Records: Royal Brat debut out next month

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 9:21 p.m.

Records: Royal Brat debut out next month

Royal Brat, who previously released a well received demo and have toured the US extensively, will officially release their debut full-length next month. Out on ... read more

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Records: Alkaline Trio Past Live vinyl box set

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 7:14 p.m.

Records: Alkaline Trio Past Live vinyl box set

Alkaline Trio are currently selling alimited edition vinyl box set of their four-night residency at  the Metro in Chicago in 2014. The residency was a ... read more

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Shows: Robert Plant to headline Bearded Theory 2018

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 5:34 p.m.

Shows: Robert Plant to headline Bearded Theory 2018

West Midlands festival Bearded Theory 2018 will have a heavy hitting line-up this year, including Robert Plant & the Sensational Space Shifters, Jimmy Cliff, The ... read more

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Records: New full-length from Vegas this March

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 5:03 p.m.

Records: New full-length from Vegas this March

Vegas will return with a new full-length album on March 16, to be released by Judas Chair Collective and The FInal Judgment Records. Titled Digital Affairs Neurotic, ... read more

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Records: "Send Me" video from new No Age

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 4:31 p.m.

On Jan. 26, No Age returns with a new album titled Snares Like A Haircut to be released by Drag City. To prep fans, they've released a video for "Send Me," following an Office Space-y vibe. In addition to the new record, the band will be touring the US and parts ... read more

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Records: DeeCracks announce Sonic Delusions

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 4:02 p.m.

Records: DeeCracks announce Sonic Delusions

DeeCRACKS, formed in 2003, will release their new full-length, Sonic Delusions, on Feb. 23 on Pirates Press Records. The long-running band has had numerous line-up ... read more

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Records: New Bikini Cops 7-inch

Posted Jan. 21, 2018, 9:38 a.m.

Records: New Bikini Cops 7-inch

Drunken Sailor Records has released Three, the third EP from Perth, Australia's Bikini Cops. "Didn’t you know all the best punk hails from Australia these days? Sounds ... read more

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Tours: Mirrors for Psychic Warfare news

Posted Jan. 20, 2018, 12:01 p.m.

Tours: Mirrors for Psychic Warfare news

The collaboration betweetn Scott Kelly (Neurosis) and Sanford Parker (Buried At Sea), has announced an upcoming tour in early spring. The group released a self-titled ... read more

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Bands: Two Neolithic EPs to come

Posted Jan. 20, 2018, 11:49 a.m.

Bands: Two Neolithic EPs to come

Baltimore's Neolithic has announced two new releases. First, they'll release a split with Martyrdöd, followed by an EP titled Cult Of Ignorance, both to be ... read more

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Bands: Pinkish Black studio and tour time

Posted Jan. 20, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Bands: Pinkish Black studio and tour time

Pinkish Black have entered the studio in Fort Worth, TX to start work on their fourth full-length, currently titled Concept Unification. No release date is set, ... read more

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Records: Mean Jeans Jingles album

Posted Jan. 20, 2018, 10:41 a.m.

Records: Mean Jeans Jingles album

Mean Jeans return with a new album, Jingles Collection, on Feb. 16 on Fat Wreck Chords. As the name implies, each of the record's 23 ... read more

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Records: Bind Torture Kill reveal new song ahead of new record

Posted Jan. 16, 2018, 9:01 p.m.

Records: Bind Torture Kill reveal new song ahead of new record

France's Bind Torture Kill will release a new full-length on Wooaaargh later this month: Jan. 26. To hold fans over in the meantime, they're streaming ... read more

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Records: Rogue Wave's Asleep At Heaven's Gate 10 year edition

Posted Jan. 16, 2018, 8:45 p.m.

Records: Rogue Wave's Asleep At Heaven's Gate 10 year edition

Rogue Wave will release a fully remastered double-LP version of their 2008 record, Asleep At Heaven's Gate. The 10th anniversary edition will include four rare ... read more

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Records: Sports Reference stream new EP

Posted Jan. 7, 2018, 8:20 p.m.

Records: Sports Reference stream new EP

Somewhere Else, a new EP from Sports Ference and Emocat Records, is streaming online at New Noise. The record was recorded at Haunted Muscle Beach ... read more

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Bands: New record & new tour from The Dodges

Posted Jan. 5, 2018, 8:19 p.m.

Bands: New record & new tour from The Dodges

The Dodges just released a new record titled Roll With, to be followed by a US West Coast tour later this month. Released on La Escalera ... read more

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Bands: D.O.A. to enter studio for 40th anniversary album

Posted Jan. 5, 2018, 7:43 p.m.

Bands: D.O.A. to enter studio for 40th anniversary album

D.O.A. have announced plans to hit the studio in two weeks for an album to be released later this year, their 40th as a group. ... read more

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Records: Surprise new album from Jeff Rosenstock

Posted Jan. 4, 2018, 10:01 p.m.

Records: Surprise new album from Jeff Rosenstock

Jeff Rosenstock kicked off the new year by pleasing fans with a downloadable new record title POST- on the Quote Unquote Records Bandcamp, available for ... read more

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MP3s: 2017 sampler from Art As Catharsis

Posted Dec. 21, 2017, 9:06 p.m.

MP3s: 2017 sampler from Art As Catharsis

Art as Catharsis label is offering up a downloadable 2017 sampler for fans and curious new seekers of new music. The sampler includes 20 diverse tracks, ... read more

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Records: Dean Ween Group's Rock2

Posted Dec. 21, 2017, 8:48 p.m.

Records: Dean Ween Group's Rock2

The Dean Ween Group, founded by none other than Dean Ween (formerly of Ween), has announced a second album coming out on March 9. Titled ... read more

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Labels: Glory Kid adds At the Heart of the World

Posted Dec. 18, 2017, 8:51 p.m.

Labels: Glory Kid adds At the Heart of the World

Glory Kid Ltd. has announced a new band on their roster, the metal/industrial At the Heart of the World, with their debut Rotting Forms. Described as ... read more

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Tours: Final Off With Their Heads acoustic dates

Posted Dec. 18, 2017, 8:22 p.m.

Tours: Final Off With Their Heads acoustic dates

Off With Their Heads continue to tour in support of 2016's acoustic Won't Be Missed record (Anxious and Angry Records). Featuring revised, stripped down versions of ... read more

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Bands: Dead Empires add vocalist, announce new album

Posted Dec. 17, 2017, 6:01 p.m.

Bands: Dead Empires add vocalist, announce new album

New York state's Dead Empires have announced a new album, coming Feb. 23 and titled Designed to Disappear, plus the addition of vocalist Jason Sherman (Torrential ... read more

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Tours: Sorority Noise spring tour

Posted Dec. 17, 2017, 5:31 p.m.

Tours: Sorority Noise spring tour

This coming spring, Sorority Noise will tour the US with Remo Drive, Foxx Bodies, and Jelani Sei joining them in support. Sorority Noise released You're Not As ... read more

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Bands: A Vulture Wake features familiar faces

Posted Dec. 17, 2017, 5:20 p.m.

Bands: A Vulture Wake features familiar faces

On Jan. 31, Bird Attach Records will released the debut of A Vulture Wake, a band featuring Chad Price (ALL/Drag The River), Joe Raposo (RKL/Lagwagon), ... read more

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Shows: Punk Rock Bowling 2018 lineup

Posted Dec. 17, 2017, 12:11 p.m.

Shows: Punk Rock Bowling 2018 lineup

Annual Las Vegas punk rockk bowlathon, Punk Rock Bowling, has announced its 2018 lineup. Taking place May 25-28, 2018 marks its 20th year of merging ... read more

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Records: Under The Cut to release EP in January

Posted Dec. 17, 2017, 11:32 a.m.

Records: Under The Cut to release EP in January

Featuring members of The Smith Street Band, post-punk band Under The Cut has releaseda video for the song "Precisely Calculated" of their upcoming Intuition EP, coming out next ... read more

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Labels: Neurot will release new CHRCH in 2018

Posted Dec. 17, 2017, 11:09 a.m.

Labels: Neurot will release new CHRCH in 2018

Sacramento doom band CHRCH will team up with Neurot Recordings for the release of their second full-length. "We are very excited to be working with ... read more

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Records: New Tiny Moving Parts

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

Records: New Tiny Moving Parts

To continue a recent string of new releases, Tiny Moving Parts will be back with the new Swell, coming on on Jan. 26 on Triple ... read more

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Records: New EP from Reunions

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 10:19 p.m.

La Escalera will be releaseing a new EP by San Francisco's Reunions on Jan. 12, 2018 in collaboration with Def Cow Records. The new 12" EP is to be titled Aching Waits. The band, who are playing at Eli's Mile High Club in Oakland tonight, also recently released a video ... read more

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Records: The Brown Tape returns

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 6:31 p.m.

Records: The Brown Tape returns

Ghostface Killah and Apollo Brown's collaborative The Brown Tape, originally released as a limited edition cassette, will be reissues on digital, cd, and vinyl by ... read more

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Records: Ty Segall and Freedom's Goblin

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 6:03 p.m.

Records: Ty Segall and Freedom's Goblin

The always busy Ty Segall has a new album coming on Janu. 26 and a North American tour to boot. Titled Freedom's Goblin, the new ... read more

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Tours: Iron Reagan on the East Coast

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 5:51 p.m.

Tours: Iron Reagan on the East Coast

Iron Reagan have booked a short run of US East Coast dates for mid-January, starting Jan. 10 in Teaneck, NJ. They'll be joined on all ... read more

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Records: Two new US Bombs EPs later this month

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 3:31 p.m.

Records: Two new US Bombs EPs later this month

U.S. Bombs have announced two new releases coming at month's end, on Dec. 29. The band is prepping for their 25th anniversary in 2018 and ... read more

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Records: Dark Buddha Rising to release II EP

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 2:36 p.m.

Records: Dark Buddha Rising to release II EP

Finland's Dark Buddha Rising will return with a new EP on March 23, 2018 on Neurot Recordings. The new EP, II, continues their complex, dark psychedelia ... read more

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Tours: Gogol Bordello 2018 dates

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 2:28 p.m.

Tours: Gogol Bordello 2018 dates

Gogol Bordello have announced a series of Year End shows in New York and Washington DC, as well as a February to March west coast ... read more

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Records: Screaming Females news (new record and tour)

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 1:39 p.m.

Records: Screaming Females news (new record and tour)

Screaming Females have announced their upcoming seventh full-length, All At Once, will release on Feb. 23 on Don Giovanni Records. In addition to the record, the ... read more

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Shows: Roadburn 2018 announces more sets

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 1:04 p.m.

Shows: Roadburn 2018 announces more sets

Roadburn 2018, a a four day festival in The Netherlands from April 18-22, 2018, has announced more artists and unique sets for this year's event. ... read more

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Tours: Flogging Molly March tour

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 12:57 p.m.

Tours: Flogging Molly March tour

Irish punks Flogging Molly will tour this March, celebrating both St. Patrick's Day (at Hollywood Palladium) and also celebrating their 20th anniversary. Dates are included ... read more

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Records: Lemuria to release Recreational Hate in Feb

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 11:33 a.m.

Records: Lemuria to release Recreational Hate in Feb

Lemuria are back with a new album named Recreational Hate, out on Feb. 2 on their own label, Turbo Worldwide, and distributed through Asian Man Records ... read more

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Records: American Nightmare return

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 11:05 a.m.

Records: American Nightmare return

American Nightmare have announced a new full-length, due this coming February. The Boston band has released two previous records, and the upcoming, self-titled album is ... read more

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Records: 20th anniversary remaster of One King Down

Posted Dec. 16, 2017, 10:45 a.m.

Records: 20th anniversary remaster of One King Down

Twenty years ago, One King Down released their Bloodlust EP. Yesterday Equal Vision releesed a remasted, limted edition vinyl version to mark the anniversary. It's also streaming ... read more

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Tours: Upcoming Tim Barry dates

Posted Dec. 10, 2017, 10:01 p.m.

Tim Barry, who releaesed High on 95 earlier this year (Chunksaah Records) and just wrapped up a West Coast jaunt with a show in San Francisco tonight, has announced a run of US East Coast concerts in early 201, a few dates in Europe, and a stop at Don't Panic Fest in ... read more

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Records: Ghost Ship Fire Compilation Benefit Album

Posted Dec. 10, 2017, 9:37 p.m.

Records: Ghost Ship Fire Compilation Benefit Album

Ed Taylor, who runs Loose Grip Records, has overseen a new benefit compilation to raise funds in the wake of the Ghost Ship Fire of ... read more

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Shows: Don't Panic Fest 2018

Posted Dec. 10, 2017, 9:17 p.m.

Shows: Don't Panic Fest 2018

The lineup is out for Don't Panic Fest's second iteration, taking place in Denver, CO on Feb. 16-17 at three different venues. Founded to highlight ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: The Heat from Mangoo

Posted Dec. 4, 2017, 8:43 a.m.

Scene Point Blank proudly presents The Heat, the new full-length from Finnish fuzz rockers Mangoo (pronounced "man go"). To be released by Small Stone on Dec. 8, the album is the band's third, taking a mishmash of various heavy sounds and seamlessly fusing them together with synth notes and mega-choruses ... read more

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Tours: Scott Kelly and John Judkins to tour Europe next year

Posted Dec. 2, 2017, 12:09 p.m.

Tours: Scott Kelly and John Judkins to tour Europe next year

Scott Kelly fans in Europe can rejoice. The Neurosis frontman has announced a January-February 2018 run of dates across the continent with John Judkins (Rwake) ... read more

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Labels: Rotting Forms debut announced

Posted Dec. 2, 2017, 11:32 a.m.

Labels: Rotting Forms debut announced

Glory Kid Records has announced plans to release the debut from Rotting Forms titled At The Heart Of The World, featuring members of Ruiner and ... read more

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Records: Swingin' Utters to release 33-song best of

Posted Dec. 2, 2017, 11:11 a.m.

Records: Swingin' Utters to release 33-song best of

Fat Wreck Chords will release Drowning in the Sea, Rising with the Sun next Friday, a 33 song best of compilation from Swingin' Utters as they ... read more

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Labels: New from Learning Curve Records

Posted Nov. 27, 2017, 8:07 p.m.

Learning Curve Records has a pair of new releases coming out soon, both splits. One is a full-length split between Gay Witch Abortion (Minneapolis) and The Grasshopper Lies Heavy (San Antonio), and the other is a split 7" between Tongue Party and USA Nails. Both records release on Dec. 15, and ... read more

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Records: Glassjaw returns on Friday

Posted Nov. 27, 2017, 6:29 p.m.

For the first time since 2002, Glassjaw will release an album of new material. Titled Material Control, the new release is slated for this Firday, Dec. 1. Listen to "shira" in advance here: Matieral Control is the band's first release since Worship and Tribute. read more

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MP3s: New Christmas tune from Body Stuff

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 11:01 p.m.

MP3s: New Christmas tune from Body Stuff

Body Stuff, who released  Body Stuff 2 roughly one year ago, have unveriled a new holiday-themed single titled "On the Run." The new song will ... read more

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Videos: 1971 honor former member in new song

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 10:48 p.m.

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, who passed away in February 2017. The band has called it a day, but will release this song and two others on cassette ad 7" ... read more

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Tours: Prawn dates

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 12:32 p.m.

Tours: Prawn dates

Prawn will hit the road next month and into 2018, touring with Slingshot Dakota, People Like You, Us and Us Only, Queen Moo, Dikembe, and ... read more

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Records: Mind Spiders share a new song

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 12:10 p.m.

Mind Spiders are back with a new album on Jan. 26, 2018. Titled Furies, Dirtnap Records notes that it's the post-Marked Men band's most electronic release to date. The song "Outside" is streaming now:  SPB is streaming the new Fox Face record, also on Dirtnap, here. read more

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Records: Weird Al covers the Ramones

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 11:01 a.m.

In early 2018, a new covers album sponsored by Dr. Demento will release. Named Covered in Punk, the two hour covers album comes out on Jan. 12 on Demented Punk Records. Additional artists include Nobunny, Dead Milkmen, Joan Jett and the Blackhears, Misfits, Willian Shatner, and more. A full listing is including ... read more

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Shows: Migration Fest 2018

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 10:46 a.m.

Shows: Migration Fest 2018

Migration Fest 2018 has announced the first wave of bands, including Thou, Hell, False, Cloud Rat and more. Taking place July 27-29 at Mr. Smalls ... read more

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Tours: The Number Twelve Looks Like You sets US dates

Posted Nov. 25, 2017, 9:40 a.m.

Tours: The Number Twelve Looks Like You sets US dates

The Number Twelve Looks Like You has announced a US tour named "12 Days of 12," kicking off on Dec. 12. The thematic tour markeds ... read more

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Tours: Amenra + Boris to cross Europe

Posted Nov. 23, 2017, 9:11 p.m.

Tours: Amenra + Boris to cross Europe

Fresh off the release of Mass VI, Amenra will be touring Europe in early 2018, joined by the one and only Boris. It will be ... read more

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Videos: Green Day's "Back in the USA" from greatest hits album

Posted Nov. 19, 2017, 10:31 a.m.

Videos: Green Day's

Green Day celebrated the release of Greatest Hits: God's Favorite Band on Friday with a video for "Back in the USA," the sole new track ... read more

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Music News: Bloodshot and Southern Lord partner with Table-Turned

Posted Nov. 19, 2017, 10:02 a.m.

Music News: Bloodshot and Southern Lord partner with Table-Turned

Table-Turned record subscription service has added Southern Lord and Bloodshot Records to their service. The subscription sends a new record to each month based on ... read more

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Records: Cleric announce second LP

Posted Nov. 18, 2017, 2:31 p.m.

Philadelphia-based Cleric will release their sophomore album, Retrocausal, on Dec. 8 via Web of Mimicry, a labelheaded by Trey Spruance (Mr. Bungle, Secret Chiefs 3). The avant-metal with math rock and free jazz components also features a number of guest musicians, including John Zorn, Mick Barr (Krallice, Orthrelm, Ocrilim), and ... read more

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Records: Lars Frederiksen & the Bastards live album

Posted Nov. 18, 2017, 2:06 p.m.

Records: Lars Frederiksen & the Bastards live album

In addition to the recently announced vinyl reissues of Lars Frederiksen & the Bastards two albums (self-titled and Viking), Pirates Press will release a live recording ... read more

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Records: New from The Good, the Bad and the Zugly

Posted Nov. 18, 2017, 11:02 a.m.

Records: New from The Good, the Bad and the Zugly

Norway punks The Good, the Bad and the Zugly will return with a new album on Jan. 26 titled Misanthropical House. New Noise is streaming the track “Vik bak ... read more

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Records: New Evidence in 2018

Posted Nov. 18, 2017, 10:42 a.m.

Records: New Evidence in 2018

Rhymesayers Entertainment will release Weather Or Not, the third solo album from Evidence (Dilated Peoples). The new album includes several collaborations from the likes of Slug ... read more

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Tours: SUMAC, Converge and Cult Leader on the West Coast

Posted Nov. 18, 2017, 10:04 a.m.

Tours: SUMAC, Converge and Cult Leader on the West Coast

Much like the headline reads, SUMAC, Converge, and Cult Leader will tour the North America West Coast this January, beginning in Vancouver, BC and ending ... read more

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Videos: SPB premiere: King Zog's "Temple's Temple" video

Posted Nov. 17, 2017, 9:22 a.m.

Scene Point Blank is pleased to present a new video from Australia’s King Zog. Titled “Temple’s Temple,” the song comes off their self-titled debut album, which came out earlier this year. With a big chorus and bigger riffs, the doomy anthem is about bracing oneself for the fight, just before ... read more

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Records: Lars Frederiksen & the Bastards to see LP reissues

Posted Nov. 13, 2017, 8:35 p.m.

Records: Lars Frederiksen & the Bastards to see LP reissues

Lars Frederiksen & the Bastards, a short-lived project from the Rancid guitarist/vocalist, will soon see its debut album reissued on vinyl by Pirates Press Records ... read more

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Records: Wiretap releases new ACLU-fundraising compilation

Posted Nov. 13, 2017, 8:25 p.m.

Records: Wiretap releases new ACLU-fundraising compilation

Wiretap Records is now selling Attention: A Punk Rock Feast Compilation, a 35 track compilation of punk bands including Iron Chic, Spanish Love Songs, No ... read more

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Records: Corrosion of Conformity back with a new 2018 album

Posted Nov. 12, 2017, 2:50 p.m.

Records: Corrosion of Conformity back with a new 2018 album

Corrosion of Conformity return with a new album in early 2018--with the return of Pepper Kennan on vocals and guitar. Recorded as a quartet, No Cross ... read more

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MP3s: Cvlt Nation's cover series takes on The Misfits

Posted Nov. 12, 2017, 10:01 a.m.

MP3s: Cvlt Nation's cover series takes on The Misfits

The latest digital record in The CVLT Nation Sessions series of cover albumes takes on The Misfits' classice Walk Among Us. Streaming at Cvlt Nation, ... read more

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Shows: Damaged City Fest 2018 first wave includes Limp Wrist

Posted Nov. 12, 2017, 9:34 a.m.

Shows: Damaged City Fest 2018 first wave includes Limp Wrist

DC's Damaged City Fest is set for April 5-8, 2018. The three-day hardcore/punk festival takes place in Washington, DC and has announced its first wave of ... read more

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Bands: Stone join Pure Noise

Posted Nov. 11, 2017, 11:01 a.m.

Bands: Stone join Pure Noise

Pure Noise Records has signed Sonte, a hardcore/metal band from Milwaukee. The bandj's first album will come out next spring , currently set for March ... read more

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Records: Cursive to reissue first two albums

Posted Nov. 5, 2017, 10:34 a.m.

Records: Cursive to reissue first two albums

On Dec. 1, 2017, Cursive's Such Blinding Stars for Starving Eyes (1997) and The Storms of Early Summer (1998) will each be reissued on the band's 15 Passenger Records. ... read more

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Music News: Recording James Tenney's Changes: 64 Studies for 6 Harps

Posted Nov. 5, 2017, 10:13 a.m.

Musician Adrian Tenney (Badlands, ex-Spokenest and Gods Equals Genocide) is working on a project to record a piece of music composed by her late father James Tenney in 1985. Titled Changes: 64 Studies for 6 Harps, the work features 6 harps all tuned slightly differently. It will be performed for free in ... read more

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MP3s: Friendship's Hatred album streaming

Posted Nov. 5, 2017, 9:51 a.m.

MP3s: Friendship's Hatred album streaming

Japaense hardcore band Friendship arse streaming their new release, Hatred via Bandcamp.Recorded in Toyko, the album recently came out on Southern Lord. read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Spoil + Destroy from Fox Face

Posted Nov. 1, 2017, 8:12 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Spoil + Destroy from Fox Face

This month Scene Point Blank is excited to feature a new release from Milwaukee’s Fox Face. The band releases Spoil + Destroy, their first full-length, on Nov. ... read more

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Bands: 2018 TMBG news

Posted Oct. 31, 2017, 7:17 p.m.

Bands: 2018 TMBG news

They Might Be Giants have a lot in store for 2018, starting with the new album named I Like Fun, releasing on Jan. 19. In ... read more

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Labels: The Last Gang joins Fat

Posted Oct. 30, 2017, 9:31 p.m.

Fat Wreck Chords has announced new signee The Last Gang. The San Francisco label is set to release a two-song teaser 7" by the band on Dec. 8, with the A-side on their upcoming full-length and an exclusive B-side. A-side "Sing For Your Supper" is streaming now below. read more

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Tours: Bat Boy tours

Posted Oct. 30, 2017, 9:01 p.m.

Tours: Bat Boy tours

Bat Boy, a pwer pop group with members of Spraynard and Sundials, have announced an East Coast US tour along with Doll Baby. The band ... read more

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Labels: Wonk Unit member launches Plasterer Records

Posted Oct. 30, 2017, 8:39 p.m.

Labels: Wonk Unit member launches Plasterer Records

Alex Johnson, skateboarder and frontman of Wonk Unit, have announced the formation of a new punk focused label titled Plasterer Records. Based out of south ... read more

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Records: A Bloodshot Xmas

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 7:17 p.m.

Records: A Bloodshot Xmas

Bloodshot Records has announced pre-orders for a new holiday-themed compilation titled 13 Days of Xmas. As the name suggests, the album collects label and nonlabel artists ... read more

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Records: Richard Hell's Blank Generation remastered

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 3:01 p.m.

Records: Richard Hell's Blank Generation remastered

For the 40th anniversary of Richard Hell and the Voidoid's classic Blank Generation, the album is being remastered and released with rare and live cuts on ... read more

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Bands: Pig Destroyer in studio and on road

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 1:44 p.m.

Bands: Pig Destroyer in studio and on road

Pig Destroyer has started work on a new album, their sixth full-length to date and first since 2012's Book Burner. In addition to working on ... read more

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Records: Record Store Day: At The Drive In

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 1:31 p.m.

Records: Record Store Day: At The Drive In

This Nov. 24, At The Drive In will unveil a brand new limited 10". Titled Diamanté and to be released by Rise Records, it features three ... read more

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Records: Welcome to the End of the World, Dead Milkmen

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 1:23 p.m.

Records: Welcome to the End of the World, Dead Milkmen

The Dead Milkmen released a new EP this week. Named Welcome to the End of the World, the EP features 6 new songs. It was ... read more

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Bands: Screaming Females, on tour now, announce new album in '18

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 12:19 p.m.

Bands: Screaming Females, on tour now, announce new album in '18

screaming Females will release their seventh studio album in early 2018. Named All At Once, it's set for a Feb. 23 release on Don Giovanni Records. ... read more

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MP3s: New All Pigs Must Die

Posted Oct. 21, 2017, 11:03 a.m.

MP3s: New All Pigs Must Die

Southern Lord releasees Hostage Animal this coming Friday, Oct. 27. In preview, the album is streaming online here. It comes four years after their last ... read more

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Records: Green Day's greatest

Posted Oct. 15, 2017, 9:14 a.m.

Records: Green Day's greatest

Green Day will release a greatest hits album this November titled Greatest Hits: God's Favourite Band. Out on Nov. 17, the album features 20 songs from ... read more

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Records: No Age returns

Posted Oct. 15, 2017, 8:12 a.m.

No Age have announced a new LP, set to release on Jan. 26, 2018 on Drag City. Titled Snares Like A Haircut, the new song contains 12 songs in total. Listen to "Soft Collar Fad" here. Snares Like A Haircut by No Age read more

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Records: Punk Rock Halloween: the compilation

Posted Oct. 14, 2017, 10:39 a.m.

Records: Punk Rock Halloween: the compilation

Christmas isn't the only season for holiday music. A new Halloween-themed compilation is out titled Punk Rock Halloween - Loud, Fast & Scary with 27 ... read more

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Records: New from Buffalo Buffalo

Posted Oct. 14, 2017, 10:03 a.m.

Records: New from Buffalo Buffalo

Los Angeles punks Buffalo Buffalo have released a new 7" via A-F Records/Uncle M Music. DUbbed Spanish Love Songs, it's streaming on  Bandcamp and out now. ... read more

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Videos: New documentary on Bad Brains' HR

Posted Oct. 14, 2017, 9:32 a.m.

Videos: New documentary on Bad Brains' HR

Bad Brains' frontman Paul "HR" Hudson is the subject of a new documentart named Finding Joseph I. Directed by James Lathos, the film explores the ... read more

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Records: Hangman announce new 7-inch

Posted Oct. 12, 2017, 8:31 p.m.

Records: Hangman announce new 7-inch

Long Island, NY's Hangman will soon release a new 7" on Flatspot Records, titled A Vile Decree. Flatspot will release 350 copies of the EP. ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Trust No One from The Mons

Posted Oct. 11, 2017, 8:04 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Trust No One from The Mons

Scene Point Blank is pleased to host a stream of Trust No One, the second full-length from Chicago punks The Mons. The band rips, rages and waxes ... read more

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Music News: Punks in Vegas releases fundraising comp

Posted Oct. 9, 2017, 7:05 p.m.

Music News: Punks in Vegas releases fundraising comp

Punks in Vegas announced Vegas Strong today, a charity compilation with over 100 bands. On sale for $5, the digital compilation will donate 100% of funds to the UMC Foundation, Las ... read more

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MP3s: White Russian sampler available

Posted Oct. 7, 2017, 11:35 a.m.

MP3s: White Russian sampler available

Dutch punk label White Russian Records has a new sampler available online for a pay-what-you-want download price and streaming on various online platforms like Spotify. The ... read more

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Bands: Kindling to release on 6131

Posted Oct. 5, 2017, 9:27 p.m.

Bands: Kindling to release on 6131

Kindling have announced a new full-length will come out next month. The Massachusetts-based band will release Hush on Nov. 10 on 6131 Records, their first release ... read more

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Tours: Save Face on tour, including The Fest

Posted Oct. 5, 2017, 9:01 p.m.

Tours: Save Face on tour, including The Fest

New Jersey's Save Face will tour down the East Coast this month, joined by Secret Stuff en route to The Fest in Gainesville, FL on ... read more

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MP3s: Annual Relapse sampler now available

Posted Oct. 5, 2017, 8:31 p.m.

MP3s: Annual Relapse sampler now available

Relapse Records has released their 2017 label sampler, with all proceeds to be donated to non-profit Rock To The Future. The sampler itslef is available ... read more

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Records: Axis return as quartet

Posted Oct. 5, 2017, 8:20 p.m.

Records: Axis return as quartet

Axis are back with a new album, Shift.  Shift is set to release on Nov. 10 on Good Fight Music and features a restructured lineup with ... read more

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Bands: The Jesus Lizard reunite for Day For Night Festival

Posted Oct. 3, 2017, 9:31 p.m.

Bands: The Jesus Lizard reunite for Day For Night Festival

This December, The Jesus Lizard will reunite for a one-off show in Houston at Day For Night Festival. It will be the Austin, TX band's ... read more

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Records: 30 years of Locust Abortion Technician

Posted Oct. 3, 2017, 9 p.m.

Records: 30 years of Locust Abortion Technician

Butthole Surfers are celebrating a milestone, the 30th anniversary of their album Locust Abortion Technician. Originally released in 1987, the band will release a remastered ... read more

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Shows: Roadburn 2018 to feature Converge, GY!BE, more

Posted Oct. 2, 2017, 9:31 p.m.

Shows: Roadburn 2018 to feature Converge, GY!BE, more

Set to take place on April 19-22, 2018, Roadburn Festival 2018 has announced a few artists who will perform. Jacob Bannon (Converge, Wear Your Wounds) ... read more

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Videos: The first new video from Amenra

Posted Oct. 2, 2017, 9:13 p.m.

Videos: The first new video from Amenra

Amenra revealed a new song (in video format), "Children of the Eye" from their upcoming Mass VI. The new album releases officially on Oct. 20 ... read more

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Records: Debut from Monotrope coming soon

Posted Oct. 2, 2017, 8:33 p.m.

Records: Debut from Monotrope coming soon

Next month -- on Nov. 10 -- Monotrope will unveil Unifying Receiver, the debut LP from the instrumental group whose members hail from California, Texas, ... read more

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Records: Pears and Direct Hit to release split

Posted Oct. 2, 2017, 8:04 p.m.

Records: Pears and Direct Hit to release split

On Nov. 3, Direct Hit and Pears will release a 12 song split on Fat Wreck Chords. Titled Human Movement, the recor consists of five ... read more

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Tours: Better in the Shed Tour - Cosmic Psychos

Posted Sept. 26, 2017, 11:07 p.m.

Tours: Better in the Shed Tour - Cosmic Psychos

Australian cult band Cosmic Psychos are heading out this November on their "Better in the Shed Tour" 2017. Along for the ride on the seven-date tour are ... read more

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MP3s: Bash & Pop premiere two new songs

Posted Sept. 25, 2017, 9:19 p.m.

MP3s: Bash & Pop premiere two new songs

Tommy Stinson's Bash & Pop and Nicole Atkins have collaborated on two new songs to be released on a limited edition 7" on Nov. 24 ... read more

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Records: Solo LP from Summer Cannibals' Jessica Boudreaux

Posted Sept. 24, 2017, 12:27 p.m.

Records: Solo LP from Summer Cannibals' Jessica Boudreaux

Jessica Boudreaux (of Summer Cannibals) will release her first solo album on Nov. 3. Titled No Fury, the LP was produced by Hutch Harris (The Thermals) ... read more

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Records: Andrew W.K. announces new album

Posted Sept. 24, 2017, 11:31 a.m.

Records: Andrew W.K. announces new album

Party animal Andrew W.K. will release a new full-length in early 2018. Currently untitled it comes out on March 2 on Sony Music. W.K. is currently ... read more

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Records: New song, new record by Big Mess

Posted Sept. 24, 2017, 11:25 a.m.

Records: New song, new record by Big Mess

Big Mess recently premiered "Still S.A.D." from their soon to release new album, Try To Enjoy It. The new LP releases on Sept. 29 on Indisciplinarian ... read more

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Bands: New L7 in the news

Posted Sept. 23, 2017, 10:49 p.m.

Bands: New L7 in the news

L7, who recently reunited and were also featured in the documentary Pretend We're Dead--are back to life with new new 7"s coming out later this ... read more

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Music News: Houston bands release benefit comp post Hurricane Harvey

Posted Sept. 23, 2017, 2:40 p.m.

Music News: Houston bands release benefit comp post Hurricane Harvey

Earlier this month, fifteen Houston artists came together for the digital benefit release Making Waves: A Benefit Compiltation For Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey. Including ... read more

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MP3s: "Alarm Clock" by The Mons

Posted Sept. 23, 2017, 1:31 p.m.

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Chicago's The Mons released "Alarm Clock" off their upcoming Trust No One, out on Oct. 20 on Triple Eye Industries. The Chicago-based band plays early ... read more

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Bands: The Damned at work on new LP, Paul Gray back in band

Posted Sept. 23, 2017, 1:19 p.m.

Bands: The Damned at work on new LP, Paul Gray back in band

The Damned have begun work on a new album set for release in 2018 on label Search & Destroy. The long-running band also announced a ... read more

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Records: Upcoming solo album by Nahko

Posted Sept. 17, 2017, 9:47 p.m.

Records: Upcoming solo album by Nahko

SideOneDummy Records announced My Name Is Bear, the upcoming solo record by Nahko Bear, also known as the frontman of Nahko and Medicine for the People. ... read more

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Videos: Sciatic Nerve leak a new 49-second track

Posted Sept. 17, 2017, 9:48 a.m.

Sciatic Nerive, a new Bay Area (California) band featuring members of Swingin' Utters, Nothington, Western Addiction and Cobra Skulls have unveiled a self-titled video from their upcoming self-titled debut. "I think the idea behind a song like this is just to set the pace and throw back to old punk, like ... read more

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Obituaries: Grant Hart (Hüsker Dü), 1961-2017

Posted Sept. 14, 2017, 8:33 a.m.

Grant Hart, one of three co-founders of Hüsker Dü, passed away this morning at the age of 56. Hüsker Dü released albums on SST and Warner Bros, with Hart later releasing material with Nova Mob and as a solo artist. At present, his cause of death is unconfirmed. Pitchfork reports ... read more

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Shows: Tim Rogers (You Am I) collaborates on musical

Posted Sept. 12, 2017, 8:30 a.m.

Shows: Tim Rogers (You Am I) collaborates on musical

His achingly lyrical first solo album, What Rhymes with Cars and Girls, cemented You Am I frontman Tim Rogers’ already formidable reputation as one of Australia’s ... read more

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Music News: RARAs Farm's Music Blog looks at new Descendents

Posted Sept. 9, 2017, 3:05 p.m.

Music News: RARAs Farm's Music Blog looks at new Descendents

With the Descendents set to tour the US this fall, RARAs Farm's Music Blog has posted a personal review-style exploration of last year's Who We Are, ... read more

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Records: Secret LP from Lemuria

Posted Sept. 9, 2017, 1:26 p.m.

Records: Secret LP from Lemuria

Lemuria have announced a secret LP, available on order only from the band. While details about the album are sparse, it contains 10 unreleased songs ... read more

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Bands: Pere Ubu dates and new album

Posted Sept. 9, 2017, 12:36 p.m.

Bands: Pere Ubu dates and new album

With a new album titled 20 Years in a Montana Missile Silo scheduled to come out on Sept. 29 (Cherry Red Records), Pere Ubu will ... read more

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Records: Shredders (feat. Doomtree) to release LP

Posted Sept. 9, 2017, 11:07 a.m.

Records: Shredders (feat. Doomtree) to release LP

Doomtree spinoff Shredders will release their first full-length on Nov. 3 on Doomtree Records. Titled Dangerous Jumps, it follows the band's debutEP earlier this year.  ... read more

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Bands: Who are Suspect Parts?

Posted Sept. 9, 2017, 10:03 a.m.

Bands: Who are Suspect Parts?

Suspect Parts--comprised of former and current members of The Briefs, Clorox Girls, Maniac, Ripchord, Radio Dead Ones and Red Dons--will release a self-titled debut album ... read more

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MP3s: Iron Chic premieres new song

Posted Sept. 8, 2017, 8:41 p.m.

MP3s: Iron Chic premieres new song

Iron Chic unleashed "My Best Friend (Is a Nihilist)" off their upcoming LP You Can't Stay Here, set to release on Oct. 13 (SideOneDummy). The ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Dark/Light - Kill Some Time

Posted Sept. 5, 2017, 10:31 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Dark/Light - Kill Some Time

Scene Point Blank is pleased to start September with an exclusive stream of the self-titled first full-length from Portland’s Dark/Light (pronounced as “Dark Slash Light”). ... read more

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Records: New 12-inch featuring members of Coliseum and Young Widows

Posted Sept. 4, 2017, 11:02 a.m.

Fotocrime has announced the release of a 12"/cd/digital release called Always Night. The band features R. Pattern (aka Ryan Patterson, formerly of Coliseum), Nick Thieneman (Young Widows, guitar), and Shelley Anderson (bass) and describes their sound as including "danceable, battle hymn drum machines and layered synths, Fotocrime brings a monochrome clarity to ... read more

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Records: Big Mess from Indisciplinarian

Posted Sept. 2, 2017, 4:06 p.m.

Records: Big Mess from Indisciplinarian

Copenhagen's Big Mess will release a new album on Sept. 29. Titled Try to Enjoy It, the 12-song album follows last year's debut, You Know I ... read more

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Records: New video from Collapse Under The Empire

Posted Sept. 2, 2017, 3:46 p.m.

German post-rock duo, Collapse Under The Empire has premiered a video for the song "Dark Water" off their upcoming The Fallen Ones. The instrumental band will release The Fallen Ones Oct. 20 on Finaltune Records. read more

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Records: Mastodon presents Cold Dark Place

Posted Sept. 2, 2017, 12:08 p.m.

Records: Mastodon presents Cold Dark Place

On Sept. 22, Mastodon will return with a 4-song EP named Cold Dark Place. It will also come out on a limited edition 12" picture ... read more

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Records: New from The World Is...

Posted Sept. 2, 2017, 11:31 a.m.

Records: New from The World Is...

With new album Always Foreign set to release on Sept. 29, The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die ... read more

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Records: You Vandal to release on Jump Start

Posted Sept. 2, 2017, 10:02 a.m.

Records: You Vandal to release on Jump Start

Gainesville, FL's You Vandal will release a new record titled I Just Want to Go Back to Hell on Nov. 17. The new album is ... read more

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Records: Rig Time! are back

Posted Sept. 2, 2017, 9:44 a.m.

Wisconsin's Rig Time! have announced War, their second LP, which is ready to release on Oct. 20 (Innerstrength Records). Wisconsin Bruisers RIG TIME! Bringing 'War' in October on Innerstrength Records The band previously released EPs in 2014 and 2015, before 2016's self-released debut Sick Of It. Check out "Vengeance" from the ... read more

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Tours: Against Me! set out with Bleached and The Dirty Nil

Posted Sept. 1, 2017, 8:50 p.m.

Tours: Against Me! set out with Bleached and The Dirty Nil

Against Me! will set to the road with guests Bleached and The Dirty Nil as they cross North America. The tour kicks off in Winnipeg, ... read more

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Records: Plaque Marks to release EP on Learning Curve

Posted Aug. 27, 2017, 12:01 p.m.

Records: Plaque Marks to release EP on Learning Curve

New band Plaque Marks has inked with Learning Curve Records for their upcoming debut EP, Anxiety Driven Nervous Worship, scheduled for release on Oct. 27. ... read more

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Records: More Quicksand soon

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 9:39 p.m.

Records: More Quicksand soon

Quicksand have announced Intreiors. The new album--their first in 22 years--comes out on Nov. 10 on Epitaph. In addition, it features the band's full original ... read more

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Records: Strange Relations to release Editorial You

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 8:02 p.m.

Records: Strange Relations to release Editorial You

Strange Relations have announced their second album, Editorial You, will release on Sept. 8 on Tiny Engines.  The Minneapolis duo's new album is vuild around ropulsive ... read more

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Bands: Magic Bullet's Five Weeks of 5ive

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 7:52 p.m.

Bands: Magic Bullet's Five Weeks of 5ive

Magic Bullet Records is issing the full back catalog of 5ive, starting with their self-titled debut this week. In total, 5ive, The Telestic Disfracture, The ... read more

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Records: GBH announce new album this fall

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 12:34 p.m.

Records: GBH announce new album this fall

Long-running UK punks GBH will release a new album on Hellcat Records on Nov. 17. The new Momentum was recorded at Muther’s Studio in Birmingham, England. ... read more

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Bands: 1QI: The Feederz, Tomber Lever, The Bigger Empty

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 12:02 p.m.

Bands: 1QI: The Feederz, Tomber Lever, The Bigger Empty

Welcome to our semi-regular quickie Q&A feature: One Question Interviews.    After our social media followers get the first word, we previously posted a wrap-up here ... read more

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Records: New from GWAR

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 11:36 a.m.

Records: New from GWAR

Rockers from beyond, GWAR, have returned with The Blood of the Gods. Out on Oct. 20 (Metal Blade Records), The Berserker Blothar says: “Fuck This ... read more

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MP3s: Stream Brutal Youth's Sanguine

Posted Aug. 26, 2017, 11:09 a.m.

MP3s: Stream Brutal Youth's Sanguine

Sanguine, the third LP from Tornot's Brutal Youth, is streaming online at Bandcamp. The 14-track album releases officially on Sept. 23. It is out now ... read more

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Labels: Kid You Not join Deep Elm Records

Posted Aug. 25, 2017, 7:17 p.m.

Labels: Kid You Not join Deep Elm Records

Melodic punk group Kid You Not has joined Deep Elm Records for the upcoming release of their debut full-length. The St. Augustine, FL band will ... read more

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Bands: AJJ return with new EP

Posted Aug. 20, 2017, 8:44 p.m.

Bands: AJJ return with new EP

AJJ (formerly Andrew Jackson Jihad) have released a new EP titled Back in the Jazz Coffin. The New EP is out on cassette via Lauren ... read more

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Records: Get ready for a new Lillingtons LP

Posted Aug. 19, 2017, 11 a.m.

Records: Get ready for a new Lillingtons LP

The reformed Lillingtons have announced Stella Sapiente, a new full-length scheduled to release on Oct. 13 on Fat Wreck Chords. Stella Sapiente is their first ... read more

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Videos: L7 documentary gets video release

Posted Aug. 17, 2017, 8:22 a.m.

Videos: L7 documentary gets video release

L7: Pretend We’re Dead documentary is coming to Blu-ray, DVD, and VOD this Oct. 13. The doc included interviews with Joan Jett, Brody Dalle (The Distillers), ... read more

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Records: Converge to release The Dusk In Us

Posted Aug. 16, 2017, 8:24 a.m.

On Nov. 3, Converge will return with The Dusk in Us, their first full-length in five years. It will be the band's ninth full-length and follows All We Love We Leave Behind (2012), to be released on Epitaph/Deathwish Inc. You can listen to the track "Under Duress" now: read more

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Bands: New GWAR, new tour(s)

Posted Aug. 15, 2017, 1:16 p.m.

Bands: New GWAR, new tour(s)

Costumed overlords GWAR will embark on US tours this fall, plaing dates with Ghoul, Doyle (The Misfits), and more. The tours line up with a ... read more

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Records: Worriers announce Survival Pop on SideOneDummy

Posted Aug. 13, 2017, 8:36 p.m.

Worriers have a new LP coming out next month, on new label home SideOneDummy. Titled New Survivial, it will officially releaseo n Sept. 29 with three release shows schedules going up the US East Coast in Philadelphia, Boston, and New York. They are also playing dates in Australia in September. “I ... read more

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Tours: Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg Australian Tour

Posted Aug. 12, 2017, 9:43 p.m.

Tours: Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg Australian Tour

This November will herald the return of true punk rock royalty Marky Ramone to our Australia.  Marky is one of the last remaining members of The Ramones, ... read more

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Records: SPB premiere: V.E.G.A.S.-Long Gone split EP

Posted Aug. 5, 2017, noon

Records: SPB premiere: V.E.G.A.S.-Long Gone split EP

Scene Point Blank is pleased to share the newest EP from V.E.G.A.S., a split with Finland's Long Gone. Each band contributes two new songs. Check ... read more

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Tours: Flogging Molly October tour

Posted Aug. 2, 2017, 9:07 p.m.

Tours: Flogging Molly October tour

Following the release of Life Is Good last month, Flogging Molly return to the road, starting on Oct. 13 in Riverside, CA. The tour will span ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Vacation 2XLP stream

Posted Aug. 1, 2017, 8:10 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Vacation 2XLP stream

Cincinnati, Ohio’s Vacation are back with a new album, this time a double LP called Southern Grass: The Continuation of Rock’n’Roll, courtesy of Recess Records. Formed ... read more

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Bands: Ty Segall releases EP to benefit ACLU

Posted July 30, 2017, 3:57 p.m.

Bands: Ty Segall releases EP to benefit ACLU

Ty Segall released a new EP titled Fried Shallots this past Friday. The new 6-song EP is available digitally now with a physical release to come on August ... read more

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Records: New from Knuckle Puck

Posted July 30, 2017, 1:48 p.m.

Records: New from Knuckle Puck

Chicago pop-punk group Knuckle Puck will return with a new Rise Records album, Shapeshifter. The band previously released Copactectic in 2015. read more

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MP3s: Black Beach release "Cluttered Head"

Posted July 28, 2017, 8:23 a.m.

MP3s: Black Beach release

Black Beach have unleashed a new single, "Cluttered Head" at Flood Magazine. The song is off their upcoming Play Loud Die, Vol. II EP, hitting ... read more

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Records: The Bronx V, Coming in September

Posted July 27, 2017, 8:05 a.m.

Records: The Bronx V, Coming in September

The Bronx have announced a new album, V, will be released on Sept. 22. As the title suggests, it's their fifth full-length. Stay tuned for ... read more

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Records: The return of Propagandhi

Posted July 26, 2017, 10:22 p.m.

Records: The return of Propagandhi

Propagandhi will return with a new album this September. Named Victory Lap, the LP releases on Sept. 29 on Epitaph Records. It's also their first album ... read more

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Tours: Circa Survive joins Thrice on tour

Posted July 26, 2017, 8:24 a.m.

Tours: Circa Survive joins Thrice on tour

Followin glast week's announcement of a new LP, Circa Survive have also scheduled a co-headlining tour with Thrice, running November and into December. The Amulet ... read more

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Tours: Dave Hause and The Mermaid tour schedule

Posted July 25, 2017, 8:53 p.m.

Tours: Dave Hause and The Mermaid tour schedule

Dave Hause (Loved Ones, The Falcon) will embark on a North American tour this fall, playing headlining dates as well as shows with Beach Slang ... read more

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Tours: Minus the Bear, Silversun Pickups tour

Posted July 24, 2017, 8:15 p.m.

Tours: Minus the Bear, Silversun Pickups tour

Fresh off releasing VOIDS (Suicide Squeeze Records), their sixth full-length, Minus the Bear will set out on tour with Silversun Pickups. The band will first hit ... read more

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Bands: NOFX Punk In Drublic Craft Beer & Music (touring) Festival

Posted July 24, 2017, 6:47 p.m.

Bands: NOFX Punk In Drublic Craft Beer & Music (touring) Festival

NOFX have announced a five-date tour of music and beer. The festival is dubbed the "Fat Mike Presents: Punk In Drublic Craft Beer & Music Festival" ... read more

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Bands: Western Settings starts demos for next LP

Posted July 23, 2017, 9:03 p.m.

Bands: Western Settings starts demos for next LP

Following the release of the EP Old Pain last year, Western Settings have announced that they are now demoing material for their next full-lenth, to be ... read more

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Tours: Eyehategod hit the road with Negative Approach and Cro-Mags

Posted July 19, 2017, 10:02 p.m.

Tours: Eyehategod hit the road with Negative Approach and Cro-Mags

Eyehategod have announced a thirty-nine date tour, their longest since vocalist Mike IX Williams underwent a liver transplant last December. Starting in August, the band ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Vegan Bake Sale" by Michael Crafter

Posted July 18, 2017, 8:40 p.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

SPB is excited to share "Vegan Bake Sale," the first track from Michael Crafter's debut full-length. After 20-plus releases in eight years, Michael Crafter will release Mince for ... read more

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Records: Pkew Pkew Pkew +One

Posted July 16, 2017, 11:03 a.m.

Records: Pkew Pkew Pkew +One

SideOneDummy has announced a re-issue of Pkey Pkew Pkew's self-titled debut, but with the addition of a new cong called "Cold Dead Hands." In reference ... read more

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Bands: New Doomtree offshoot Shredders drops EP

Posted July 16, 2017, 10:40 a.m.

Bands: New Doomtree offshoot Shredders drops EP

Four members of the Doomtree hip-hop collective have launched a new project titled Shredders. Featuring P.O.S, Sims, Lazerbeak, and Paper Tiger, the quartet just released ... read more

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Records: Circa Survive return

Posted July 16, 2017, 10:03 a.m.

Circa Survive have released a video for "Lustration," a song off their new album to be released on Sept. 22. Titled The Amulet, it's the band's sixth full-length, to be released by Hopeless Records. They will also be touring the US this fall, including dates with AFI. read more

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Labels: Southern Lord signs Jesus Piece

Posted July 15, 2017, 1:56 p.m.

Labels: Southern Lord signs Jesus Piece

Jesus Piece, currently supporting Darkest Hour and Havok on a US tour, have signed with Southern Lord. The hardcore band has previously released EPs, one ... read more

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Tours: The Smith Street Band - USA tour

Posted July 15, 2017, 1:14 p.m.

Tours: The Smith Street Band - USA tour

The Smith Street Band have announced a full US tour in addition to their upcoming performance at Riot Fest in Chicago. The band will tour ... read more

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MP3s: Listen to Tunic's Boss

Posted July 15, 2017, 11:03 a.m.

MP3s: Listen to Tunic's Boss

Winnipeg punks Tunic are streaming their new EP Boss at The Alternative. The 4-song EP comes out on July 21. Catch them on tour now (dates below). read more

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MP3s: Armstrongs (w/ Rancid and Green Day)

Posted July 14, 2017, 10:20 p.m.

A new single has been released by Armstrongs, a group comprised of non-relatives Tim (Operation Ivy/Rancid/Transplants), Billie Joe (Green Day), Joey (SWMRS), and Rey Armstrong. "If There Was Ever A Time" is being released on a limited pressing flexi-disc to raise funds for 924 Gilman, a DIY all ages venue ... read more

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Videos: Hype! documentary turns 20, releases on Blu-ray

Posted July 14, 2017, 8:17 a.m.

Videos: Hype! documentary turns 20, releases on Blu-ray

Hype!, a  documentary that covers the rise of grunge and "The Seattle Sound" is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a Blu-ray release on Sept. 29 ... read more

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Labels: Start-up Dodgeball Records forms

Posted July 10, 2017, 9:09 p.m.

Labels: Start-up Dodgeball Records forms

Chris Messer of Showoff and his wife Dani have launched new Chicagoland record label Dodgeball Records, with help from longtime friend Mike Felumlee (Smoking Popes/Alkaline ... read more

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Records: Cuddlefish and Burning Spring announce split 7-inch

Posted July 10, 2017, 7:20 p.m.

Records: Cuddlefish and Burning Spring announce split 7-inch

Debt Offensive Records will release a new split EP between Cuddlefish (Athens, GA featuring members of Unfun and Cancers) and Burning Spring (Niagara Falls, ON ... read more

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Labels: God Mother join Party Smasher

Posted July 10, 2017, 6:40 p.m.

Labels: God Mother join Party Smasher

Sweden's God Mother have announced that they've signed to US label Party Smasher, founded by Ben Weinman of Dillinger Escape Plan. Weinman states: "For some ... read more

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Records: Dark Spring debut album in development

Posted July 9, 2017, 3:44 p.m.

Records: Dark Spring debut album in development

Dark Spring will soon release their debut album, Chain Letter 13, on Escapist Records. The band originally formed as a solo vessel for Ages guitarist ... read more

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Records: Amenra's Mass VI

Posted July 8, 2017, 9:13 p.m.

Records: Amenra's Mass VI

Amenra have announced a new Mass album this year. Titled Mass VI, it will release on October 20 via Neurot Recordings. "It took us a ... read more

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Shows: Say-10 10th Anniversary Show

Posted July 6, 2017, 8:21 a.m.

Shows: Say-10 10th Anniversary Show

Say-10 Records out of Richmond, VA, will host a 10th anniversary celebration on Sat. Oct. 21. The label has unveiled a partial line-up for the ... read more

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Records: Neurosis to reissue The Word As Law

Posted July 5, 2017, 8:36 p.m.

Records: Neurosis to reissue The Word As Law

The seond LP by Neurosis, The Word As Law, will be reissed by the band this August. Out of print since the 1990s, the album ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Bréag Naofa - II

Posted July 3, 2017, 12:01 p.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Bréag Naofa - II

This month Scene Point Blank is pleased to debut the newest LP from Bréag Naofa, II. Out soon, the LP delivers 40 minutes of doom-ridden sludge that’s ... read more

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Bands: Pageninetynine reunion tour on the East Coast

Posted July 2, 2017, 9:05 p.m.

Bands: Pageninetynine reunion tour on the East Coast

Pageninetynine (also often listed as pg.99), will reunine for a short tour to raise funds for East Coast local arts and LGBT causes. Magic Bullet ... read more

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Labels: Deafkids join Neurot

Posted July 1, 2017, 5:49 p.m.

Labels: Deafkids join Neurot

Neurot Recordings has agreed to release Configuração Do Lamento from Deafkids on October 6. The release will be on 10" vinyl and on CD. "I ... read more

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Records: Couch Slut's Contempt

Posted July 1, 2017, 4:45 p.m.

Records: Couch Slut's Contempt

Couch Slut have released a preview track off their upcoming album, Contempt, which hits stop.res on July 28 via Gilead Media. The song "Company Picnic with ... read more

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Tours: DFMK in the USA

Posted July 1, 2017, 3:16 p.m.

Tours: DFMK in the USA

Tijuana's DFMK will embark on a (mostly) US tour from July 22 to August 12. They recently released a 7" titled 7 Canciones Sobre Un ... read more

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Bands: Worriers announce new album (and new label)

Posted July 1, 2017, 2:58 p.m.

Worriers will follow-up Imaginary Life (2015) with a new album out later this year on SideOneDummy. The band also has a new song out, below, titled "Future Me," and will be touring the USA and Australia this year. Tour dates are listed after the jump. read more

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Records: Fresh Fuck My Life

Posted July 1, 2017, 12:23 p.m.

Records: Fresh Fuck My Life

Fresh, a London punk band, will soon release their debut full-length: Fuck My Life. Out on August 18, the band recently premiered the title track ... read more

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Records: Teenage Bottlerocket return to Fat with covers album

Posted July 1, 2017, 11:06 a.m.

Records: Teenage Bottlerocket return to Fat with covers album

Teenage Bottlerocket will return to Fat Wreck Chords with the new Stealing the Covers, out on July 14. The 14 song album includes covers of ... read more

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MP3s: Coffee Project EP streaming

Posted June 29, 2017, 10:49 p.m.

MP3s: Coffee Project EP streaming

Coffee Project's debut EP, Wasted Love, is streaming online. The group is an acoustic duo comprised of Jake Crown (Savage Brewtality) and Buddy Schaug (Less ... read more

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Tours: Get better UK/Ireland (Lemuria)

Posted June 29, 2017, 10:01 p.m.

Tours: Get better UK/Ireland (Lemuria)

Lemuria are hopping across the pond for a tour of the UK and Ireland in support of the 10 year reissue of their debut Get Better. Find ... read more

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Bands: Filthy Friends: REM + Sleater-Kinney

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

Bands: 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 ... read more

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Records: Pillow Queens 7-inch coming on Specialist Subject

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

Records: 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 ... read more

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Records: On the new Unsane

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

Records: On the new Unsane

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, ... read more

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Records: Return of The Perceptionists

Posted June 26, 2017, 10:04 p.m.

Records: 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 ... read more

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

Posted June 26, 2017, 9:19 p.m.

Tours: 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 that ... read more

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Bands: Horseback and Krieg members form Poison Blood

Posted June 25, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

Bands: 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" ... read more

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Tours: P.O.S. fall tour

Posted June 25, 2017, 10:16 p.m.

Tours: P.O.S. fall tour

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 be joined by ... read more

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Records: Lydia Lunch and Cypress Grove Under The Covers

Posted June 25, 2017, 9:13 p.m.

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 Bon Jovi to Aaron Lee Tasjan, and The Doors.  Check out their version of "Blaze of Glory," which originally appeared on the Jon Bon Jovi-led soundtrack to Young ... read more

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Tours: Neurosis in South America

Posted June 22, 2017, 8:25 a.m.

Tours: 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 ... read more

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MP3s: SPB stream: Mind Force - Demo 7-inch

Posted June 15, 2017, 8:08 a.m.

MP3s: SPB stream: Mind Force - Demo 7-inch

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 ... read more

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Tours: Andrew W.K. full band tour

Posted June 13, 2017, 9:31 a.m.

Tours: Andrew W.K. full band tour

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 he ... read more

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MP3s: SPB premiere: "Spiral Out" by Havania Whaal

Posted June 13, 2017, 9:24 a.m.

MP3s: SPB premiere:

Today, Scene Point Blank is excited to debut a new single from Portland, OR’s Havania Whaal, founded in 2012. The song is titled “Spiral Out” ... read more

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Records: 88 Fingers Louie open preorders for first album in 19 years

Posted June 9, 2017, 10:28 p.m.

Records: 88 Fingers Louie open preorders for first album in 19 years

Recently reformed 88 Fingers Louie has opened preorders for their soon to be released Thank You For Being A Friend, their first album in 19 years, ... read more

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Records: Gogol Bordello to release new album in August

Posted June 8, 2017, 10:21 p.m.

Records: Gogol Bordello to release new album in August

Gogol Bordello recently announced the release of their seventh album, Seekers and Finders, due for release on August 25 via Cooking Vinyl. The album's release will be followed ... read more

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Bands: INTRCPTR debut (Pelican, 5ive)

Posted May 31, 2017, 10:48 p.m.

Bands: INTRCPTR debut (Pelican, 5ive)

Guitarist Ben Carr (5ive) and drummer Larry Herweg (Pelican) have formed a new duo called INTRCPTR. Calling Los Angeles home, the new project is "within ... read more

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Bands: New Dwarves EP and LP plans

Posted May 30, 2017, 9:22 p.m.

Bands: New Dwarves EP and LP plans

The Dwarves have announced a couple of new releases. First, the band will release the 5-song EP Julio on Riotstyle, with a full-length release scheduled ... read more

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Bands: Less Art reveal debut

Posted May 29, 2017, 10 p.m.

Bands: Less Art reveal debut

Less Art, a new band comprised of members and ex members of Thrice, Kowloon Walled City, and ex-Curl Up and Die have annnounced Strangled Light, ... read more

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Tours: Dead Cross schedules US tour

Posted May 23, 2017, 8:42 p.m.

With their debut release scheduled for August, Dead Cross will embark on a US tour shortly after. The band features a number of familiar faces from the heavy music scene, including Mike Patton, Dave Lombardo, Justin Pearson, and Michael Crain. read more

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Bands: Ann Beretta returns with new 7-inch

Posted May 20, 2017, 11:21 p.m.

Bands: Ann Beretta returns with new 7-inch

Ann Bertta have a new EP streaming online and available for pre-order from Say-10 Records. The two song Kill The Lights/ Forever Family 7" will ... read more

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MP3s: Needles//Pins leak a new song

Posted May 20, 2017, 11:01 a.m.

MP3s: Needles//Pins leak a new song

Vancouver's Needles//Pins are giving a sneak peak of their new LP, Goodnight, Tomorrow, officially out on June 30 (Mint Records-Canada/Dirt Cult Records-USA). "All the Same" ... read more

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Records: Tiger Flowers EP

Posted May 20, 2017, 10:37 a.m.

Records: Tiger Flowers EP

On June 23, Tiger Flowers will release the new The Vicious Heart EP on Still Water Recordings. The 4 song EP features "chapters," described by frontman Jesse ... read more

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Records: Bad Cop/Bad Cop return with second LP

Posted May 19, 2017, 8:31 p.m.

Records: Bad Cop/Bad Cop return with second LP

Bad Cop/Bad COp will soon release Warriors, their second full-length album on Fat Wreck Chords. Out on June 16, the band addresses topics like substance ... read more

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Records: New Lost Balloons (Radioactivity, Suspicious Beasts)

Posted May 14, 2017, 9:11 a.m.

On June 16, Dirtnap Records will release Hey Summer, the second LP from Lost Balloons. Lost Balloons is a '60s pop-influenced two-person band featuring Jeff Burke (Marked Men, Radioactivity, more) and Yusuke Okada (Blotto, Suspicious Minds). The duo previously released an aponymous album in 2015 on Alien Snatch Records. read more

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Tours: News about Nothington

Posted May 8, 2017, 8:56 p.m.

Tours: News about Nothington

Nothington continue a busy 2017 with a tour scheduled for this summer, to be joined by MakeWar and Joe McMahon. The band released In The End in ... read more

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Records: OK Computer reissue on its way

Posted May 7, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Records: OK Computer reissue on its way

On June 23, XL Recordings will release Oknotok, a remastered version of OK Computer plus b-sides and three unreleased tracks" “I Promise,” “Lift,” and “Man Of War.” ... read more

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MP3s: Stream Big Walnuts Yonder

Posted May 7, 2017, 3:25 p.m.

MP3s: Stream Big Walnuts Yonder

The self-titled debut of Big Walnuts Yonder is now streaming online at Consequence of Sound. Featuring bassist/vocalist Mike Watt (Minutemen, The Stooges), guitarist Nels Cline (Wilco, Nels ... read more

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MP3s: Listen to Cayetana's New Kind of Normal

Posted May 7, 2017, 12:46 p.m.

MP3s: Listen to Cayetana's New Kind of Normal

Out on May 5, Cayetana's upcoming New Kind of Normal is streaming online at The Hype Machine. The album will be released by Plum Records. Following ... read more

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Records: Return of The Lillingtons

Posted May 7, 2017, 10:33 a.m.

Records: Return of The Lillingtons

The Lillingtons have announced a new 4-song EP on Red Scare Industries. Titled Project 313, the new short-play record will be out on June 9. read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Nearly Dead - Idyllic Evening stream

Posted May 6, 2017, 11:33 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Nearly Dead - Idyllic Evening stream

Scene Point Blank is excited to share a new EP from Nearly Dead this month. Titled Idyllic Evening, the new 10” vinyl release from Learning Curve ... read more

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Records: New Rancid record, new video for Ghost of a Chance

Posted May 6, 2017, 11:04 a.m.

Records: New Rancid record, new video for Ghost of a Chance

Rancid has debuted the new song "Ghost of a Chance," posted after the jump. The new song is one of 19 to appear on their ... read more

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Records: Debut album from Dead Cross in August

Posted May 6, 2017, 10:36 a.m.

Records: Debut album from Dead Cross in August

Dead Cross, the project of Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, Misfits), Mike Patton (Faith No More, Tomahawk), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, Head Wound City), ... read more

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Records: New video from The Coathangers

Posted May 5, 2017, 8:08 a.m.

Records: New video from The Coathangers

The Coathangers have released a new song and video, “Captain’s Dead,” from their Parasite EP schedule for release next month. The EP will be released ... read more

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Tours: Bad Religion in Europe

Posted May 4, 2017, 7:24 p.m.

Tours: Bad Religion in Europe

Later this summer, Bad Religion will be touring Europe and the UK, including dates at festivals in the UK, Finland, and Hungary. The band last ... read more

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Records: Kindling, Kestrels, split EP

Posted April 30, 2017, 1:30 p.m.

Records: Kindling, Kestrels, split EP

Kindling and Kestrels have announced a new split EP, out now with 4 songs in total between the two bands. Noyes Records is handling the ... read more

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Records: The Best of Nick Cave 1984-2014

Posted April 29, 2017, 9:04 a.m.

Records: The Best of Nick Cave 1984-2014

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds will release Lovely Creatures: The Best of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds 1984 - 2014 on May 5. ... read more

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Bands: News on IIVII

Posted April 28, 2017, 9:35 p.m.

Bands: News on IIVII

IIVII, the solo project of Josh Graham (Red Sparowes, Battle Of Mice, A Storm Of Light), has announced a new full-length named Invasion to be released ... read more

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Labels: Muskets join No Sleep

Posted April 28, 2017, 9:16 p.m.

Hailling from Brighton, UK, Mustkets have joined No Sleep Records for the release of their next record. Check out a video for the song "17 Years" here: read more

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Tours: Amon Amarth and Goatwhore on the road

Posted April 28, 2017, 8:07 a.m.

Tours: Amon Amarth and Goatwhore on the road

On Sunday, AMon Amarth and Goatwhore hit the road on an 18-date US tour. The journey includes stops at Welcome To Rockville, Carolina Rebellion, Dark ... read more

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MP3s: Hear the new Terror EP

Posted April 23, 2017, 10:35 a.m.

MP3s: Hear the new Terror EP

Terror's new EP, out next Friday on Pure Noise Records, is streaming online now at Impericon Magazine. Titled The Walls Will Fall, the EP drops on April ... read more

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Tours: Western Settings Pouzza Tour

Posted April 22, 2017, 4:36 p.m.

Tours: Western Settings Pouzza Tour

In route to Pouzza Fest in Montreal on May 19 (which they're also playing), San Diego's Western Settingss will be making a trek across North ... read more

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Shows: Jawbreaker reunites for Riot Fest 2017

Posted April 22, 2017, 4:21 p.m.

Shows: Jawbreaker reunites for Riot Fest 2017

In a non-April Fool's Day post, a reformed Jawbreaker are among headliners to play Riot Fest 2017, along with M.I.A., Wu-Tang Clan, and a DJ ... read more

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Bands: 1QI: Asian Man Records, Set and Setting, Making New Enemies

Posted April 22, 2017, 3:03 p.m.

Bands: 1QI: Asian Man Records, Set and Setting, Making New Enemies

Welcome to our semi-regular quickie Q&A feature: One Question Interviews. Follow us at facebook & twitter and we'll post an interview three days each week.   After our social media ... read more

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Records: Walk the Plank first full-length

Posted April 22, 2017, 1:46 p.m.

Records: Walk the Plank first full-length

Say-10 will be releasing Walk the Plank's debut album, Cemetery Vacation, on May 17. The Washington, DC, band previously released a split with Daycare Swindlers (Virginia). ... read more

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Records: Arcadea (Mastodon, Withered) join Relapse

Posted April 20, 2017, 8:22 a.m.

Records: Arcadea (Mastodon, Withered) join Relapse

Featuring drummer-vocalist Brann Dailor (Mastodon), guitarist-keyboardist Core Atoms (Zruda), and synth player Raheem Amlani (Withered), synth/psych group Arcadea has announced their self-titled album for releaes ... read more

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Records: Ten Foot Pole 2017

Posted April 19, 2017, 9:16 p.m.

Records: Ten Foot Pole 2017

California punks Ten Foot Pole are back in action in 2017 with the release of Setlist, scheduled to come out officially on May 26 on ... read more

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Bands: The Holy Mess + Elway

Posted April 19, 2017, 8:26 a.m.

Bands: The Holy Mess + Elway

Say-10 Records has announced new project Steveo & The Crippling Addictions (Steveo from Holy Mess and Tim Browne from Elway). The do is currently recording ... read more

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Labels: Racquet Club (Knapsack, Samiam) join Rise

Posted April 15, 2017, 10:31 a.m.

Labels: Racquet Club (Knapsack, Samiam) join Rise

Rise Records has announced that Racquet Club will join the label with plans to release a self-titled album later this year. The band includes guitarist/vocalist ... read more

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MP3s: Iggy Pop's "Asshole Blues"

Posted April 15, 2017, 10:01 a.m.

Iggy Pop will release a flexi-single with the new song "Asshole Blues" on April 21. The single is the introduction to a new slexi series on Mag Mag, a label founded by Jacuzzi Boys. read more

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Records: New Meatwound in May

Posted April 14, 2017, 10:31 p.m.

Records: New Meatwound in May

Meatwound, featuring former members of Combatwoundedveteran, Holy Mountain, Headless Dogs, Primate Research, and others, will soon release their second LP. Titled Largo and mastered by Dan Randall ... read more

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Records: The Biters set date for second LP

Posted April 13, 2017, 9:02 p.m.

Records: The Biters set date for second LP

Atlanta's The Biters are back with their second full-length. To be titled The Future Ain't What It Used To Be, it will release on May 19 ... read more

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Bands: Negative Approach and Bloodclot to hit the road

Posted April 13, 2017, 8:31 p.m.

Bands: Negative Approach and Bloodclot to hit the road

Negative Approach will be joined by Bloodclot on an upcoming tour this summer. Bloodclot will be releasing their debut, Up In Arms, on July 14 ... read more

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Tours: Neurosis North America -- this summer

Posted April 8, 2017, 4:27 p.m.

Tours: Neurosis North America -- this summer

Fresh off the release of Fires Within Fires (Neurot Recordings, 2016), SPB favorites Neurosis have announced a summer tour across North America, where they will be ... read more

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Records: SPB exclusive: Bad Breeding

Posted April 8, 2017, 10:13 a.m.

Records: SPB exclusive: Bad Breeding

This month Scene Point Blank is happy to team up with Iron Lung Records to share the new Bad Breeding record, Divide. Out on April 7, ... read more

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Records: New song off Abram's upcoming Morning LP

Posted April 6, 2017, 8:01 p.m.

Records: New song off Abram's upcoming Morning LP

Denver's Abrams have debuted the song "Mourning", which comes off the similar but different album titled Morning, which releases on June 9 via Sailor Records. ... read more

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Records: New from Panicker

Posted April 6, 2017, 7:39 p.m.

Records: New from Panicker

Panicker, a project from musician/producer/sound engineer Brent Asbury (Pinback, Goblin Cock) has debuted the song "Commuter" online of his upcoming self-titled album. Described as “blending ... read more

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MP3s: Wire's new Silver/Lead is streaming in full

Posted April 1, 2017, 1:05 p.m.

MP3s: Wire's new Silver/Lead is streaming in full

Silver/Lead, the 15th studio album from Wire is now streaming online. Released on their own pinkflag label, the band is also celebrating 40 years sine their ... read more

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Records: New Frenzal Rhomb in May

Posted March 31, 2017, 9:11 p.m.

Records: New Frenzal Rhomb in May

Amid a recent wave of bands returning to action, Australia punks Frenzal Rhomb will soon release their ninth full-lenght on May 26. Titled Hi-Vis High ... read more

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Shows: Punk Rock Bowling, Asbury Park

Posted March 30, 2017, 9:27 p.m.

Shows: Punk Rock Bowling, Asbury Park

This year, Punk Rock Bowling isn't just taking place over Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas, it's also headed east to Asbury Park, NJ. The ... read more

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Labels: tricot now on Topshelf

Posted March 27, 2017, 10:12 p.m.

Labels: tricot now on Topshelf

Kyoto's tricot, an alt-rock trio described as "melodic post-rock-inspired sounds and jazz-influenced instrumental breaks," will release a new album on Topshelf Records in the United ... read more

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Labels: Pure Noise Records announces new Weekday Records

Posted March 26, 2017, 9:01 p.m.

Labels: Pure Noise Records announces new Weekday Records

Pure Noise Records is joining efforts with Sony Music on a new label, Weeday Records, which will focus on non-punk bands that strike the ownership ... read more

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Records: Return of The Dopamines

Posted March 26, 2017, 8:41 p.m.

Records: Return of The Dopamines

The Dopamines have announced the new Tales of Interest album will release on June 2 via Rad Girlfriend Records. Tales of Interest is their first full-length since ... read more

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Shows: Beaches Brew 2017 with Death Valley Girls, King Khan & more

Posted March 26, 2017, 8:28 p.m.

Shows: Beaches Brew 2017 with Death Valley Girls, King Khan & more

The free Marina di Ravenna, Italy festival, Beaches Brew, will return from June 5-8 this year. The stacked line-up features Shellac, The Coathangers, Thee Oh ... read more

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Labels: New EPs on 6131 Records

Posted March 19, 2017, 12:26 p.m.

Labels: New EPs on 6131 Records

6131 Records has announced two new EPs coming out next week on March 24. The label will co-release Codist's Porcelain Boy EP and American Clay's Sky Hooks EP ... read more

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Records: The Slackers 20th anniversary special edition

Posted March 19, 2017, 10:34 a.m.

Records: The Slackers 20th anniversary special edition

Redlight, long out of print, it returning to circulation this year in a 20th anniversary pacakge with three bonus digital tracks. Originally released by Hellcat ... read more

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Tours: Rancid, Dropkick Murphys tour

Posted March 19, 2017, 9:34 a.m.

Tours: Rancid, Dropkick Murphys tour

Rancid and the Dropkick Murphys have schedule a run of co-headlining dates for this summer, being joined on selecte dates by Jake Burns (Stiff Little Fingers), The ... read more

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Tours: Brother Ali tour dates

Posted March 18, 2017, 12:41 p.m.

Tours: Brother Ali tour dates

Brother Ali has announced a tour this May and Junei n support of his upcoming new album, All the Beauty in This Whole Life. Sa-Roc and ... read more

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Records: Upcoming from Ho99o9

Posted March 18, 2017, 12:06 p.m.

Ho99o9 have unveiled a new video for the song "Horror" from their soon to release debut full-length titled United States of Horror, out May 5 on Toys Have Powers. The LA by way to New Jersey grouis described by The New York Times as "slow subwoofer-abusing hip-hop, death metal, thrash, wriggly synthesizer ... read more

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Shows: Negfest 2017 in Sydney and Melbourne

Posted March 18, 2017, 11:28 a.m.

Shows: Negfest 2017 in Sydney and Melbourne

Australia label Art As Catharsis is sponsoring Negfest, a two day festival across Sydney (May 6) and Melbourne (May 13) focusing on local "heavy, negative" ... read more

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Shows: It's Not Dead 2 in August

Posted March 18, 2017, 10:20 a.m.

Shows: It's Not Dead 2 in August

After a two year break, southern California festival It's Not Dead 2 will return on August 26 at the Glen Helen Amphitheater Festival Grounds. The ... read more

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Tours: Shonen Knife's USA Ramen Adventure

Posted March 17, 2017, 8:20 a.m.

Tours: Shonen Knife's USA Ramen Adventure

Now in their 36th year, Japanese rock band Shonen Knife return tot he US this spring ont he USA Ramen Adventure Tour. The band, who ... read more

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Labels: Author & Punisher jump to Relapse

Posted March 17, 2017, 8:14 a.m.

Labels: Author & Punisher jump to Relapse

Tristan Shone's solo project Author & Punisher is coming to Relapse Records. With five releases under his belt already, including a band new EP here, ... read more

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Records: Despero to release Somewhere Near the Bottom

Posted March 13, 2017, 6:54 p.m.

Records: Despero to release Somewhere Near the Bottom

Despero are set to release a new album on March 24 titled Somewhere Near the Bottom. The band, who call Austin, TX home, includes past ...