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Groezrock Festival adds Raised Fist, Knapsack, Frank Iero and more

Contributed by alex101. Posted by aubin on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM (EST)
Image Belgium’s legendary Groezrock Festival has added another block of high profile bands to the lineup. These additions will join the previously confirmed headliners Refused and Social Distortion, as well as the likes of Lagwagon, Against Me!, Agnostic Front, Comeback Kid, Satanic Surfers and many, many more.

The new additions are: Raised Fist, Diesel Boy, Knapsack, Frank Iero (My Chemical Romance), Obliterations, F.O.D., The Deaf, Call It Off, Under The Influence.

More details can be found on the event's website.

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Videos: Ariel Pink: “Dayzed Inn Daydreams”

Posted by johng on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 12:00 PM (EST)
Ariel Pink Ariel Pink has released a new video. The vid is for the song "Dayzed Inn Daydreams" and features Rick Wilder of early west coast punk band The Mau Maus. The song is off the recently released Pom Pom . Additionally, Don Bolles of The Germs played drums and other instruments throughout the album, and likely contributed to the sound recording of this song.

You can click Read More for the video.

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Tours: Yellowcard / Finch / One OK Rock / The Downtown Fiction

Contributed by alex101. Posted by aubin on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 11:30 AM (EST)
Image Yellowcard and Finch will be touring together this Spring. Support will come from One OK Rock and The Downtown Fiction on separate legs of the tour.

You can click Read More for the dates.

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The Dwarves to release new live 12-inch

Posted by johng on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 11:00 AM (EST)
The Dwarves The Dwarves have announced plans to release a new live 12-inch. The release will be called Radio Free Dwarves and will be out March 5 via Riot Style Records. It includes ten tracks recorded live on Estonian Radio in 2012 and two studio acoustic tracks. You can pre-order it here.

The band released The Dwarves Invented Rock 'n' Roll in 2014. Punknews spoke to frontman Blag Dahlia about the release.

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Tours: Napalm Death / Carcass / Extortion (Australia)

Contributed by alex101. Posted by mark on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM (EST)
Napalm DeathNapalm Death and Carcass are joining forces for an April tour of Australia. Locals Extortion will open all dates. You can see the dates after the jump.

Napalm Death is currently on a month-long tour of the US with Voivod, Exhumed and Iron Reagan. The tour comes on the heels of their most recent release, Apex Predator - Easy Meat. Carcass released Surgical Remission/Surplus Steel in 2014.

You can click Read More for the dates.

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Media: Death Cab For Cutie: “Black Sun”

Posted by leanne on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 9:30 AM (EST)
Death Cab For Cutie Death Cab For Cutie is at it again. After the last week's live preview of three of the tracks off of their upcoming album, Kintsugi, the band is now streaming "Black Sun" over on Soundcloud. Kintsugi is due out on March 31, 2015 on Atlantic Records.

You can click Read More for the stream and album details.

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Videos: Moon Bandits: “Property Damage”

Contributed by alex101. Posted by aubin on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 9:00 AM (EST)
Image Los Angeles folk punk duo Moon Bandits have released a music video for their track “Property Damage."

The track was taken off the group's most recent full-length, titled Property Damage: A Love Story, which is slated for launch on February 3, 2015.

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Interviews: Adam Turla (Murder By Death)

Posted by britt on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 8:00 PM (EST)
Image The new-to-Louisville residents Murder By Death have been creating albums and stories through song for over a decade now. They’ve built an (oc)cult-like following and maintained an impressive pace in the independent music world. The band continues this legacy with their newest full-length, Big Dark Love, which hits the shelves and Internet downloads on February 3, 2015. Interviews Editor Britt Reiser and Bojangs Hughes sat down with vocalist/guitarist Adam Turla on the morning after night one of their three-night run at the historic haunted Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado to discuss the annual Stanley Hotel shows, the new album, the Great Lakes and ghosts.

Read the full saga after the jump. Look for Big Dark Love on February 3 from Bloodshot Records, and if you’re feeling antsy, you can still pre-order it here.

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January 27, 2015

Posted by adame on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 6:00 PM (EST)
Image Adam E. here with four new reviews. How's everyone dealing with the supposedly epic blizzard in the northeast? I heard it wasn't as bad as was originally forecast. If you're up there, what's your experience been like?

Today's reviews are:
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L7 reunites; shows and documentary announced

Posted by mark on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:30 PM (EST)
L7 They're baaaack!

90's alternative pioneers L7 have confirmed that the band's original lineup of Donita Sparks (vocals, guitar), Suzi Gardner (vocals, guitar), Jennifer Finch (bass, vocals) and Demetra Plakas (drums, vocals) will be reforming this summer, with shows confirmed for June 19 (Azkena Rock Festival in Spain) and June 20 (Hellfest in France). More shows are expected to be announced in the coming days and weeks.

The band also announced that a kickstarter campaign has been set up for the upcoming documentary 'L7: Pretend We're Dead.'

A favorite of Nirvana's Kurt Cobain, the band came to national attention with 1992's Bricks Are Heavy and the then-MTV staple, "Pretend We're Dead."

You can click Read More to see a performance of "Pretend We're Dead" on Letterman, in what was their network television debut.

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F*cked Up Announces Long Winter Year 3, Vol. 3/4

Posted by johng on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Fucked Up Fucked Up have announced the next segment in their "Long Winter Series," which is a series of shows incorporating live music, visual art, interviews, performance art and other forms of expression.

The combined Volume 3 and Volume 4 will take place on February 13 at several venues in Toronto.

Bands appearing include Dead Tired, The Beverleys, Crosss and many more. The CBC's Vish Khana will interview several authors and artists. There will be a video game based on the event itself. There will be a host of visual art and the first 250 people there get a free split 7-inch featuring Crosss and Eucalyptus or Army Girls and The Lonely Parade.

Find more info here.

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