All Choking Victim covers compilation released

Posted by johng on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 3:00 PM (EST)
Choking Victim No Time Records has just released a 22-track compilation of Choking Victim cover songs. The release is called Load Yer Pipes. On the comp, all the bands cover the tunes in a folk-punk style. The label stated:
"What was supposed to be a few bands pulling together already recorded covers, turned quickly into a full blown cover album. Us at No Time Records hope you enjoy all of the work each band put into making their track. We all have a special place in our hearts for Choking Victim, its the band that unites all of us together!
You can hear the entire release below.

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Media: Wilson: “Hang with the Devil”

Contributed by alex101. Posted by aubin on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2:30 PM (EST)
Image Detroit's Wilson have signed to Razor & Tie. To coincide with the news, the band has posted a free download of a new song titled "Hang with the Devil."

The band is prepping to record their follow up to 2013’s Full Blast Fuckery with producer Johnny Andrews

Find the song here.

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Matt Rubano (Taking Back Sunday) writes soundtrack

Posted by johng on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2:00 PM (EST)
Taking Back Sunday Matt Rubano of Taking Back Sunday has composed a soundtrack for an action-comedy web series. The series is called Snarky Sidekick and stars Upright Citizens Brigade and The Chris Gethard Show alum Don Fanelli, along with Siobhan Thompson (BBC America) and Matthew Starr(CollegeHumor, The A.V. Club, UCB).

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Streams: Bobby Meader Music: 'Breakfast After Noon'

Posted by leanne on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 1:00 PM (EST)
Image Antique Records has released the premiere stream of Bobby Meader Music's new EP, Breakfast After Noon. The album was released today, March 4, 2015, and can be picked up on Antique's webstore.

You can click Read More for the stream.

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Tours: Red Fang (Europe, Australia)

Posted by aubin on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11:30 AM (EST)
Red Fang Red Fang have announced UK, European, and Australian festival dates over the next few months. The last album was Whales and Leeches.

You can click Read More for the dates.

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Anti-Flag detail 'American Spring'

Posted by aubin on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11:00 AM (EST)
Anti-Flag Anti-Flag have detailed their upcoming debut for Spinefarm Records. The record is titled American Spring and is due out May 26, 2015.

The front cover features a woman wearing a black hajib veil, while the back cover features an American soldier in combat fatigues. Both of their faces are obscured by an exploding pink flower. On March 31st, the first track of the album, "Fabled World" will be premiered worldwide.

You can click Read More for the art and track listing.

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Media: Placeholder: “On a Plain” (Nirvana)

Contributed by alex101. Posted by sam on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM (EST)
Placeholder Pennsylvania's Placeholder have released a track off of their split 7-inch with Sleeping Weather. The track is a cover of Nirvana's "On A Plain."

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Constantines to play Massey Hall on May 27

Posted by adam on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:00 AM (EST)
The Constantines Exclaim has announced that the (still) reunited Constantines will take part in the "Live at Massey Hall" series, performing at the legendary Toronto venue on May 27 accompanied by Chad VanGaalen. Tickets will go on sale on March 7th at noon EST and cost $18.94 (in reference to Massey Hall's opening year).

As with past performances in the concert series, the show should be filmed and released online. Such was the case when Cons frontman Bry Webb played Massey in 2014. You can check out footage from that show below. Webb's performance is set to see a vinyl release later this year as Bry Webb: Live at Massey Hall, available on June 2 via Idée Fixe Records.

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Punknews Podcast: Episode 232

Posted by adam on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 10:00 PM (EST)
Podcast On this episode of the Punknews Podcast, Ricky Frankel, Adam White and John Gentile discuss Fat Mike's Home Street Home musical, the Beastie Boys' lawsuit against Monster, new music from toyGuitar, Johnny Rotten in LEGO, the death of Kim Fowley and the breakup of Neighborhood Brats.

This episode features music from Tartar Control.

Click Read More to stream or download the show. You can subscribe to the Punknews Podcast via RSS, 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 Review Update: March 3, 2015

Posted by adame on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 6:00 PM (EST)
Image Adam E. here with four new reviews. It's March, and that means we're counting down the days until the year's biggest sporting event. I'm talking, of course, about Wrestlemania. What's your favorite Wrestlemania moment?

Today's reviews are:
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Tours: Dance Gavin Dance / Polyphia / Hail The Sun / Stolas

Posted by aubin on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Image Dance Gavin Dance will be headlining the upcoming Instant Gratification tour in support of their album of the same name, due out April 14, 2015. The run will feature support from Polyphia, Hail The Sun and Stolas.

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