Chicago Riot Fest announces 1-day passes and daily line-ups

Posted by kira (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 5:30 PM (EDT)
Image Riot Fest has announced 1-day pass sales along with the daily line-ups for the Chicago version of the annual romp, September 12-14 in Humboldt Park in Chicago. This year's line-up features The Cure, The National, Samhain, Social Distortion, Descendents, Buzzcocks, Pussy Riot, The Offspring, Wu-Tang Clan, Restorations and many more. Tickets are available here.

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Boots Riley to publish screenplay in McSweeney's

Posted by johng (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
The Coup Boots Riley of The Coup has announced that he is going to publish his screenplay in McSweeney's Quarterly. The screenplay is his script for Sorry to Bother You, a magical realism story inspired by Riley's time spent working as a telemarketer years ago. The group released the album Sorry to Bother You in 2012, which is a companion piece to the script. The script will be in McSweeney's Quarterly: #48, out in November.

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Mickey Leigh releases 'New Yorkestra'

Contributed by inconsapevole01. Posted by johng (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
Image Mickey Leigh, member of Sibling Rivalry, The Rattlers and others, as well as brother of Joey Ramone, has released a new album. The album is called Mickey Leigh's New Yorkestra. The release includes some previously released tracks from Leigh's earlier band, Stop.

The record is out via Inconsapevole Records in digital format. Although the release is currently only in digital form, Leigh expects to release a physical version at the 40th anniversary Ramones Festival on August 14 in Livorno, Italy.

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Videos: Gaslight Anthem: “Get Hurt”

Contributed by DesertBurst92. Posted by kira (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 3:30 PM (EDT)
The Gaslight Anthem Gaslight Anthem have released a music video for their song "Get Hurt," the title track from their forthcoming album due out August 19, 2014 via Island Records.

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Media: Wayfarer: “Worn Out”

Posted by adam (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
Wayfarer Kitchener, Ontario's Wayfarer recently announced their sophomore LP Sleep Through to the Light. The record is set for release on September 23rd through Sorrow Carrier Records out of Kitchener and Montreal's Housebreaker Records. The band recently posted the track "Worn Out" via their YouTube channel and were kind enough to share it with the Punknews audience before anyone else. Click below to check it out.

Pre-orders for the vinyl release are available via the Sorrow Carrier, Housebreaker or Bandcamp. Wayfarer last released Our Fathers in 2010 and the Decayfarer split with The Decay in 2011.

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Videos: Save Ends: “Song of Susannah”

Contributed by alex101. Posted by kira (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 2:30 PM (EDT)
Save Ends Boston's Save Ends has posted a video for their song "Song of Susannah" which appears on Warm Hearts, Cold Hands, which came out last year on Tiny Engines.

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Media: Rise Against: “I Don't Want to Be Here Anymore”

Contributed by alex101. Posted by johng (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
Rise Against Rise Against have released a new music video. The video is for the song "I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore" which is off the recently released The Black Market.

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Title Fight signs to Anti-

Posted by adam (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:30 PM (EDT)
Title Fight Kingston, Pennsylvania based melodic-hardcore act Title Fight have announced that they've signed to Anti- Records (and curiously, not the label's punk rock parent Epitaph Records). The band is working in the studio with longtime producer Will Yip (Balance and Composure, Braid, La Dispute) on their new material.

The band last released the Floral Green full length in 2012 on SideOneDummy and the Spring Songs 7" on Revelation Records in 2013.

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Tours: Against Me! (UK, Europe)

Contributed by alex101. Posted by kira (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
Against Me! Against Me! have announced more dates that include the UK and Europe this fall. UK tickets go on sale July 30 at 9 a.m. and will be available here. The band is currently on tour in the US supporting this year's Transgender Dysphoria Blues.

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Tours: Signals Midwest (Europe)

Contributed by ianissuperrad. Posted by sam on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
Signals MidwestOhio's Signals Midwest have announced their first ever tour of Europe this September. The ban will cover nine countries in the span of 24 days. To support the tour, they have also announced a release of a five-song acoustic EP featuring new songs, alternate/reworked versions of existing songs and a cover song. The EP is titled Wherever I Might Land.

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Media: Iceage: “The Lord's Favorite”

Posted by johng (g+) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 11:45 AM (EDT)
Image Denmark's Iceage have released a brand new video. The video is called "The Lord's Favorite" and is off an upcoming LP. The band previously released You're Nothing in 2013.

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