Tag: New School Punk

April 15, 2022

Song of the Day: MxPx - Want Ad

Y’all better to get ready to put your boxing gloves on. You ready for this? Pokinatcha is the best MxPx (Magnified Plaid) album. Why? It was melodic, but still very much punk–bordering even on old school hardcore at times. It’s by far their most unique record, before they settled into the more polished pop-punk sound that everyone remembers. To be clear, I have no problem with the direction they later took (except for maybe moving further away from Christian spirituality and theology as the years went by, but that’s another post altogether).… Continued →

February 20, 2020

Song of the Day: Incomplete - Last Night

We now approach the 20th anniversary of this now classic punk rock split release between 1 huge fan favorite band – Dogwood, and 1 lesser known, extremely underrated melodic “new school punk” band, Incomplete. I’m left feeling sentimental just looking at the simple artwork and being reminded of two extremely important bands of my youth. I first discovered Incomplete while in High School. I don’t remember who passed a demo to me but I held on to it tightly and followed the band right into “I’m Your Biggest Fan Vol.… Continued →

January 8, 2020

May 3, 2019

Craig's Brother - Devils In The Details OUT NOW!

The long awaited return of Craig’s Brother is here. That’s right, you can now download and stream the new 5 song ep on your favorite digital network and share with your friends. Make sure to add songs to your playlists and continue spreading the word about CB. This 5 song ep comes 15 years after the release of the band’s last 5 song ep, “EPidemic” (2004/Takeover Records). Celebrate this momentous occasion by giving the new ep a listen.… Continued →

October 14, 2017

Craig's Brother Reach Fundraising Success Toward 5 New Songs

Craig’s Brother have reached a successful milestone in the pursuit of new music. They have now received enough donations to get Craig’s Brother in the studio to lay down 5 new songs!!! That’s right, we are all going to get an entire new ep worth of tracks. That’s not all, my goal is to see them double that amount so that we will either get 2 eps or a full length. Who here wants even more new CB songs?… Continued →

June 27, 2017

Indie Vision Music to Bring You "Punk Never Surrenders" in September

I am excited to announce the release of a special NEW Indie Vision Music compilation titled “Punk Never Surrenders” due out in September. This will be an exclusive CD/Tape release (through the IVM store and at Uprise Fest) with digital distribution through all outlets. The band list is currently top secret and under wraps for a little bit until all the BIG ones can be locked in. Expect some special surprises, NEW SONGS, and a whole load of great independent talent.… Continued →

April 18, 2017

Punk Never Dies Vol. 3 Coming in September

Finally after years and years off (4 years) I feel it is time to do another “Punk Never Dies” Compilation via Indie Vision Music. I am currently seeking faith based punk bands of various shapes and sizes (and sub genres) to contribute to this insanely awesome new compilation, “Punk Never Dies 3”. If you know any independent bands looking for exposure or even signed bands who want to their tracks noticed, please send them my way.… Continued →