Punknews Saturday Afternoon Special: MTV 12

Posted by johng on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
Image Welcome to the Punknews Saturday afternoon special! Today's feature is a special episode of MTV 12, everyone's favorite music video program!

In today's episode, VJ's Dawn Riddle and Misty (both of Bad Canoes) introduce two new VJs- Kristina and Katherine! In their own segment, Interviews with K + K, Kristina and Katherine interview Stephen Sowley of Electrical Audio Studios, Shellshag, and Pretty Pretty! Shellshag talks about vomiting in weird places, Pretty Pretty talk about their favorite recreational activities, and Sowley talks about his favorite animal.

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New Review Update: October 24, 2014

Posted by johng on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
Image This is John G here. Have you seen this whole thing with these weirdoes on the Internet publishing private information about females involved in video games? That is weird and gross, man. PEOPLE NEED TO STOP BEING CREEPY ON THE INTERNET.

In lieu of being creepy on the Internet, go outside and enjoy the sunshine, or, in the alternative, read these reviews:

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Amebix announces reissue of classic 'Arise!' album

Posted by johng on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
Amebix Crust/anarcho-punk legends Amebix have announced a reissue of their seminal Arise! album. In addition to being remastered, the reissue features a bonus second disc comprised of a complete 1985 concert. The reissue is being released through Easy Action Records. The European release date is November 3 and the USA release date is November 25. Pre-orders are here.

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Keith Levene announces releases date for 'CZ2014'

Posted by johng on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
Image Keith Levene, founding member of P.I.L. and early member of The Clash, has announced the release date for CZ2014. The album will be released on November 23, 2014 and is intended to be Levene's proper, finished version of the uncompleted P.I.L. album Commercial Zone from 1984.

Pre-orders can be found here. Punknews spoke to Levene about the album earlier this year.

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Videos: Gaslight Anthem's guitar rig rundown

Posted by xan on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
The Gaslight Anthem In a recent video, Gaslight Anthem guitarist Alex Rosamilia and their guitar tech Brad Clifford, show off and talk at length about the guitars, amps and effects they use on stage. They go through everything from the model of guitar they use all the way down to the speakers in the amp. It's a lengthy, but interesting watch.

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Media: So Many Ways: “Gateway Visual”

Posted by xan on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
So Many Ways Hardcore act So Many Ways have released a video for a new song, "Gateway Visuals," from their upcoming EP, Gateway. There is scarce info on the EP, but the band hopes to release it by the end of the month. Their previous EP, Seer , was released last year on Staple Records.

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Media: Rise Against release new 3D animated lyric video for “Tragedy + Time”

Contributed by an Anonymous Source. Posted by sam on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM (EDT)
Rise AgainstRise Against has released a lyric video for their song "Tragedy + Time." The song is featured on their 2014 release The Black Market.

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Run the Jewels release 'RTJ2' early

Posted by johng on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 9:00 AM (EDT)
Image Run the Jewels, the duo featuring Killer Mike and El-P, have released their new album early. RTJ2 is available now for free. You can find it here.

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Interviews: Chris Farren (Antarctigo Vespucci)

Contributed by gapostrophera. Posted by kira on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 8:00 PM (EDT)
Image If you can’t find something to love out of all of Chris Farren’s different projects between his solo work, Antarctigo Vespucci and Fake Problems, then chances are that you have real ones. The punk frontman turned acoustic troubadour turned power pop maestro wears a variety of hats, and recently added t-shirt impresario and Lost podcast host to his impressive array of titles. Staff interviewer G’Ra Asim caught up with Farren to get the lowdown on making a Fest appearance with a brand new band, his estrangement from once-dear friend Mr. Yucky and the unlikely role the Fresh Prince played in the making of Antarctigo Vespucci’s debut EP, Soulmate Stuff.

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New Review Update: October 23, 2014

Posted by adame on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
Image Adam E. here, bringing you three new reviews. Halloween is a little more than a week away, and I for one am super excited to watch "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" for what is, I estimate, the 437th time in my life.

Today's reviews are:

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Say-10 Records announces anniversary party

Posted by adame on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
Image Say-10 Records is teaming up with the promoters of Stay Sweet Fest to put on a weekend festival in Richmond, VA. The event, called Stay Sweet Fest Presents: A Say-10 Records Anniversary Party, will take place Nov. 21-22, 2014 at The Broadberry in Richmond. Acts announced for the event include Tim Barry, Smoke Or Fire (only show of 2014), Iron Reagan, Night Birds, Spraynard, Beach Slang, Timeshares, Chumped, Pears, Entropy, Brutal Youth, Daycare Swindlers, Pedals On Our Pirate Ships, Divided Heaven, The Scandals, Jake Mayday, Invaluable, Close Talker, The Is Your Life, Let It Go and Oklahoma Car Crash. More bands are scheduled to be announced at a later date.

Adam Gecking of Say-10 Records said:

Say-10 records, Richmond based label, is beyond excited to team up with the local promoter of stay sweet fest to start a new yearly event. We normally do a small show of just label bands, but this year the goal is to do that but also include local/regional friends, label bands and some national headliners to have a big get together in Richmond. We hope you can make it.

You can find more information and ticket details here.

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