Videos: Nations Afire: “Break Your Fall”

Posted by aubin (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 4:30 PM (EDT)
Image Nations Afire have posted their video for "Break Your Fall." It was directed by the band's bassist Brett Rasmussen and Timmy Lunsford. The band also includes Chris Chasse, former guitarist for Rise Against vocalist/guitarist Nik Hill and bassist Rasmussen of Ignite and ex-Death By Stereo drummer Todd Hennig,.

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The Reaganomics join the Red Scare 10th anniversary lineup

Posted by kira (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
The Reaganomics As part of the 5 bands in 5 days, Red Scare 10-year anniversary announcements, we're happy to report that The Reaganomics are the newest addition to the lineup. They'll be joining The Falcon, Teenage Bottlerocket, Masked Intruder, The Lillingtons, Direct Hit!, The Methadones, Elway, The Brokedowns, and more still TBA. Reaganomics frontman Greg Alltop stated:

Most of the bands that have been/are on Red Scare are the reason we started The Reaganomics and we are thrilled to get super drunk with them, compare beards, try on each others flannels and see who's wearing the dirtiest Chuck Taylors. Our plan for the show is to get sloppy drunk, play a few Nomix, cover some old Metallica songs, and hope the Cobra Skulls are gonna play. One might say we're "stoked".

Tickets are available here for the October 25 celebration in Chicago, IL.

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Media: The Number Ones: “Girl”

Posted by johng (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 3:30 PM (EDT)
Image Punknews is pleased to debut "Girl" by The Number Ones.

The track is a classic slice of power-pop-punk. The band yearns for that "one special girl" the way only young men can. But, despite their lovesickness, the band keeps a fire in their coals with a jangly, but driving, backbeat. The Undertones would be proud.

The band's self-titled album is out August 5 via Deranged Records. Pre-orders are here. Meanwhile, you can click Read More for the tune.

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Videos: Terror: “You're Caught” (live)

Contributed by alex101. Posted by kira (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
Terror Terror has posted a new live video for their song "You're Caught." The footage is from the Impericon Festival 2014 in Cologne earlier this year. The band is currently on Warped Tour.

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Tours: Frameworks (Europe)

Contributed by an Anonymous Source. Posted by sam on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 2:30 PM (EDT)
FrameworksPost hardcore band, Frameworks has announced for their first ever European tour in October with The Saddest Landscape. The Tidal Sleep will be joining Framework and the Saddest Landscape for a few dates. Framework released their debut full length Loom in April on Top Shelf Records.

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Misfits, Jello Biafra added to 2014 Gwar-B-Q

Contributed by alex101. Posted by mark on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
The MisfitsWith less than a month to go, it has been announced that the Misfits have been added to this year's Gwar-B-Q. Bassist/vocalist (and sole remaining original member) Jerry Only will also participate in a 'VIP Celebrity Meet & Meat' alongside others such as Ice-T, Bam Margera, Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed), as well as your Galactic Overlords themselves, GWAR.

Further, A "viking funeral" for the band's late frontman, Dave "Oderus Urungus" Brockie, will be held a day prior to the GWAR-B-Q at the same location. Jello Biafra will serve as the viking funeral's master of ceremonies. Reportedly, Oderus' body will be set ablaze on the "SS Boat," which, of course, is the craft that the proto-GWAR band Death Piggy would often ride onto the stage. Jello Biafra starred alongside GWAR in their Skullhedface film.

The Gwar-B-Q will be held at Hadad's Lake in Richmond, VA on August 16th and feature performances from Body Count, Hatebreed, Revocation and many more. Brockie was found dead by his roommate earlier this year.

Full details of the event can be found at the official Gwar-B-Q site.

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Tours: Bad Cop/Bad Cop (Europe)

Posted by sam on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 1:30 PM (EDT)
Bad Cop/Bad Cop Southern California's own, Bad Cop/Bad Cop has announced a European Tour this August and September. Bad Cop/Bad Cop released a EP on Fat Wreck Chords, titled Boss Lady earlier this year.

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Media: Ghost Knife: 'Garrote Guarantee'

Posted by mark on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
Ghost KnifeWhat do you get when you take two former members of J Church and a current Riverboat Gambler? The answer, is Ghost Knife. Formed in 2011, Ghost Knife quickly released their debut album, Kill Shelter, Yes!. Consisting of singer/guitarist Mike Wiebe (Riverboat Gamblers, High Tension Wires), bassist Ben "Snakepit" White and drummer Adam Pfeffer (both formerly of J Church). The trio is gearing up to release a follow-up EP, titled Garrote Guarantee on Twistworthy Records, delivering four power-pop gems just in time for late Summer. The EP is currently streaming via the folks at Noisey, and will be available on August 15.

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Videos: Joyce Manor: “Heart Tattoo” (acoustic)

Contributed by an Anonymous Source. Posted by kira (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
Joyce Manor Recently Joyce Manor stopped by the Exclaim! offices and did an acoustic performance of their song "Heart Tattoo" from their new album Never Hungover Again.

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Videos: Cruel Hand: “Monument Square People”

Posted by aubin (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM (EDT)
Cruel Hand Cruel Hand are premiering one of the tracks from their upcoming debut for Hopeless Records. The record is titled The Negatives and is due out September 23, 2014.

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Media: Wire: “Revealing Trade Secrets”

Posted by aubin (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM (EDT)
Image Wire have released one of the songs from their upcoming reissue of 1981's Document and Eyewitness. While the album is a set of tracks recorded on three '80s-era live dates, this track never appeared on any of Wire's studio recordings, but definitely feels like it would fit on 1979's 154.

The centerpiece of the original vinyl release was a recording of the concert at the Electric Ballroom that grew out of the band's performance art-based residency at the Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre the previous November.

Delivering a traditional rock gig -- or even fully realized songs, for that matter -- was not a priority at the Electric Ballroom, and Wire's set was composed of largely new (and often under-rehearsed) work, accompanied by a series of artistic actions and interventions. The reissue is out August 19, 2014.

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