Tag Archives: punk
In honor of IVM’s passing, I thought it was only fitting to share this final post with you. I have unearthed a lost Dismissed set from Sonshine Fest back in 2003. Thanks to Matt B, this footage is now available Right here (via YouTube). Enjoy and thank you for supporting IVM. RIPIVM
Five Iron Frenzy have announced a special up close and personal show at the Chain Reaction venue in Anaheim, CA. on July 23rd. So if you’re lucky, you could see them 3 days in a row! (with the other two sold out shows taking place at The Observatory July 24th/25th). Tickets go on sale Friday at 10am. Mike Herrera & Friends will join them as special guests. View the show poster, below. …continue reading
MxPx is reaching out to their fans for help fund a live DVD/CD release of their upcoming shows at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA July 24th-25th. Mike H describes the process in the video below. Rather than going the kickstarter route, the band is doing a simple pre-order (with perks) through their merch store. The Five Iron Frenzy and Slick Shoes portion of the show will presumably not be filmed. The estimated release date is November 2015. Who plan …continue reading …
Thumper Punk Records will release the second ep from New Jersey based punk/ska band, No Lost Cause, on August 18th 2015. No Lost Cause features Rob Jensen, a friend and former writer for IVM. Check out the press release below and listen to the new song “Fight”. …continue reading
Take It Back! have returned for good and have released their new comeback song which is called “Diseased” and you can listen to it, below. This song plus another titled “The Sound” will be available this coming Tuesday on digital networks. Thoughts on this song? …continue reading
Thanks to Yahoo! Live, you can watch the first day of the Vans Warped Tour streaming live. The first stop is right here in dismal Pomona, CA and the stream begins at 11am. It is currently unknown what stages the stream will show but bands covered here include ’68, Beartooth, Family Force 5, August Burns Red, Memphis May Fire, Jule Vera, Being As An Ocean, and Fit for a King. The Vans Warped Tour Official Website is also …continue reading …
Check out the new single from May Weather titled “Truth or Dare” via bandcamp below. The song is available for download from the band’s page for just $1.00. Look for their new full length this summer. …continue reading
Grave Robber needs your support. They launched a crowd funding campaign over a month ago and have just 11 hours left to raise nearly $4500 needed for the next Grave Robber full length. If you like real horror punk with a positive message, then click here for the Grave Robber indiegogo page. …continue reading
Burnt Toast Vinyl will be releasing Scaterd Few’s first full length LP Sin Disease on vinyl for the first time this year as it celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary. The final release will be in July but there are some red/black marbled test press copies still available. The album has been completely remastered.
Lights Go Down have released an unplugged version of their track “West Coast Calling”. Check it out below along with the track listing for the upcoming EP, We Kept It Alive. The band were recently wrapping up work on the new album. If you’re unfamiliar this is Jason Dunn’s (ex Hawk Nelson) new pop punk project. It also features Enrique Ibanez (guitar), Blake Letellier (bass), & Daniel Yakobchuk (drums). …continue reading
The 2015 Unified Underground Conference is taking place this weekend (May 22-24) in Annapolis, MD. The event features performances by Strengthen What Remains, 6’10, Debtor, From The Eyes Of Servants, Poured Out & more. Saturday features unplugged performances by 6’10, The Festal Shout, Heartside Hooligans, & more. Speakers include Dan Green, April Ban, Loyal Thurman, Corey Pigg, Tobin Bawinkel, & more. Get all the info at the link.
There is an excellent new melodic punk band in our midst and they go by the name of In Exile. The group features Brandon Good of Flatfoot 56 fame. The band plays a style that would please fans of The Menzingers, Make Do and Mend, The Story So Far, and The Gaslight Anthem. Check out the new EP titled “Questions & Problems” released this month, below. Hey labels take note, this is the kind of stuff that belongs on your roster. [Thanks Synn’r Sainte Jeb’beau] …continue reading
subseven have reunited & announced their first show in 10 years. The show will take place on July 24th in Oklahoma City at the UCO Performance Lab. The band will perform songs from all their albums We will be playing tunes from each of the bands albums including The Black Album (2001), The Larusso EP (2001), subseven: The EP (2004), Free to Conquer (2005) as well as some unreleased stuff. Order tickets here.
ShipRocked which is billed as the “Ultimate Rock Music Cruise Vacation!” has released part of the lineup for the January 2016 trek. Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 will join headliners Five Finger Death Punch, Seether, Halestorm, & plenty of other acts which you can below. If you’re unfamiliar the cruise sets sail aboard the Norwegian Pearl on January 18th from Miami, FL and the heads to Costa Maya, Mexico. …continue reading
ForeverAtLast will be hitting the road this May/June on The Ghost Story Tour along with The Funeral Portrait. Check out the poster & dates below. The band was recently adding final touches to their Victory Records debut. …continue reading
Slick Shoes has posted a message on Facebook for all of their fans that are in anticipation for future plans. Check it out below. In related news, Mike Herrera of MxPx posted a video informing fans that tickets are selling fast for the punk trio concert on July 24th & 25th at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA. …continue reading
Children 18:3 are streaming their new album, titled Come In, on NewReleaseTuesday. You can still pre-order on iTunes (with 4 immediate tracks), as well as through Tooth & Nail until the April 21st release.
Marah In The Mainsail have launched a Kickstarter for their upcoming album Thaumatrope. Check out the promo video below. Head over to the band’s Instagram to hear clips of all the songs on the album. The band is described as “Dark, aggressive, cinematic folk music.”
Children 18:3 have released a “new” song called “Bethlehem”, which is actually a b-side from The Wedding. Check it out below. The song will appear on Come In which is now available for pre-order on iTunes (with 4 immediate tracks), as well as through Tooth & Nail until the April 21st release. …continue reading
The Altar Boys have a little behind the scenes video series up on Youtube (two of which can be seen below) in preparation for the re-release of “Gut Level Music” which is due out this week on Girder Records. …continue reading
Remember those good ol-days of Pop Goes Punk? Sullivan decided to take a shot on one of Taylor Swift’s highly acclaimed singles from 1989. Her latest album seems to be vocally loved by everyone including recent interviews with Aaron Gillespie, Fireflight, and myself.
You can check out Sullivan’s gender-appropriate cover of “Style” via Soundcloud below. If you purchase the band’s new album Heavy is the Head through Spartan Record’s store, you get a free copy of this song. It is also expected …continue reading …
Children 18:3 will be releasing their 4th and final full length album Come In on April 21, 2015 on Tooth & Nail Records. Since 2008, Children 18:3 has been a staple in the Tooth & Nail catalog, having toured with nearly every band on the roster during their tenure. Having landed 5 Top-5 Singles at Rock Radio, Children 18:3 has alway …continue reading …
Backstage Royalty have released a new music video for the track ‘The Advocate,’ from their latest EP Stand for Something. Check out the video below. …continue reading
Future Destination Records have up in their store, the final recordings from The Redemption Song! (Future Destination Records/Strike First Records). They have a limited edition of 100 cds as well as just a few shirts. All proceeds from the sales will go to Nathan Schroer’s wife and their three children. Nathan lost his long battle with Leukemia in November 2013. This recording features Nathan’s actual guitar track from a demo he sent Jeremy(Drums) sometime in 2007 and the additional vocals and instruments were recorded in December 2014. The songs are available at most digital outlets, just search The Redemption Song! and the track names “Raw Deal” and “I Was Young Twice” You can order the cd or cd shirt combo at www.fdrshop.com …continue reading