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Media: Restorations: Treehouse Sessions

Posted by sam on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 11:30 AM (EST)
Restorations Treehouse Sessions have released a session with Philadelphia's Restorations recorded back in the fall of 2014. The session features live performances of "Separate Songs" and "Misprint," both of which were on their 2014 release of LP3.

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Laura Jane Grace starts advice column

Contributed by DesertBurst92. Posted by mark on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 11:00 AM (EST)
Laura Jane Grace After the success of her recent webseries, True Trans, Laura Jane Grace is now adding "advice columnist" to her list of extra-musical endeavors. The Against Me! frontwoman is starting an advice column on Noisey's website titled "Mandatory Happiness." Fans are invited to e-mail Grace their questions to be answered on the website, with their anonymity assured if so desired.

Against Me released Transgender Dysphoria Blues in 2014 to wide critical acclaim. The band will be touring the southeast US in February.


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Punknews Podcast: Episode 229

Posted by adam on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM (EST)
Podcast On this episode of the Punknews Podcast, Adam White, John Gentile and Greg Simpson get the year started with a look back at 2014 and the releases we loved. This show features far more music than usual, so keep note if you normally can't bare to listen to us yammer incessantly, this is for you. We rock tunes this episode from Bad Canoes, Cloud Nothings, Cymbals Eat Guitars, The Dwarves, New Swears, Parquet Courts, Single Mothers, Sonic Avenues and World / Inferno Friendship Society.

Click Read More to stream or download the show. You can subscribe to the Punknews Podcast via RSS (note we've got a new feed, so check your stuff if it hasn't automatically redirected), on iTunes or with the Stitcher app for iOS and Android. We love reading your mail on the show so send us your feedback via e-mail.

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New Releases Out This Week

Posted on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 9:00 AM (EST)
You Blew It!Some of the new releases out this week.

You can find the full list of releases this week (and album covers) right here

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New Review Update: January 25, 2015

Posted by adame on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 12:00 PM (EST)
Image Adam E. here, continuing our weekend reviews barrage. I was excited to see a review from Rude Awakening, until I discovered they had nothing to do with "Ravishing" Rick Rude.

Today's reviews are:
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New Review Update: January 24, 2015

Posted by johng on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 12:00 PM (EST)
Image And our weekend reviews onslaught continues! Punknews: working on the weekend for your enjoyment!

Today's reviews are:
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New Review Update: January 23, 2015

Posted by johng on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 6:00 PM (EST)
Image This is John G bringing you a Friday's review update. This winter, there are so many great combo tours. Napalm Death and Iron Reagan. Jeff Rosenstock and Andrew Jackson Jihad. Restorations with Chris Farren. Big Business with Mastodon. What was your favorite ever stacked bill? I think I might have to pick the insane Mischief Brew, Negative Approach, Jello Biafra show in Philly last year.

Today's reviews are:
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Tours: Bouncing Souls (VA, NC, SC)

Posted by mark on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Bouncing Souls The Bouncing Souls will be playing a very brief run of dates in March, supported by drummer George Rebelo's fellow Hot Water Music bandmate, Chris Wollard and The Ship Thieves

The band's last studio release, Comet , came out in 2012, their first for Rise Records. Since then, they've re-released 1993's Green Ball Crew E.P. in 2013 as well as release a 7" split with Philadelphia's The Menzingers.

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Wavves announces new projects

Contributed by alex101. Posted by johng on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 4:30 PM (EST)
Image Wavves has announced a bunch of releases for 2015. First, frontman Nathan Williams has stated that this year he will release his collaboration with Cloud Nothings. Additionally, Wavves will release their next LP which was recorded with a full band.

Further, Williams will release the debut album with his brother and Jeans Wilder under the name Spirit Club. You can hear their first single after the jump.

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Media: Pulley goes acoustic for Punks In Vegas

Contributed by alex101. Posted by mark on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 4:00 PM (EST)
Pulley Pulley recently performed "One Shot" for the Punks in Vegas Stripped Down Sessions.

The song originally appeared on the band's 1996 release, Esteem Driven Engine. The video was filmed inside the Fremont Country Club, before playing the Backstage Bar in Las Vegas.

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Tours: La Dispute announce series of “intimate” shows

Contributed by alex101. Posted by mark on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 3:00 PM (EST)
La DisputeLa Dispute have announced that they will be playing a selection of intimate seated shows across the US in March. The shows will go along with their current co-headlining tour with Title Fight.

The band mentioned that the "special intimate" performances will feature songs that have not yet been played in a live setting, stories, book readings and Q&A.


La Dispute's most recent full-length, Rooms of the House, was released in 2014.

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