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Muncie Girls to teach workshop for girls in music

Posted by johng (g+) on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
Muncie Girls Lande Hekt of Muncie Girls is running a workshop aimed at getting girls involved in music. During the workshop, Hekt will teach people how to pick up an instrument and play it, even if that person has no experience whatsoever. Following that, there will be performances by Muncie Girls, Fairweather Band, Young Adventurers and Haters. The whole thing takes place on August 14 at the Cavern in Exeter, Devon, UK.

You can find more information here.

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Melvins release info about next LP

Posted by johng (g+) on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
Melvins The Melvins have released information about their upcoming album. The record will be titled Hold it In and is expected out in the fall. In addition to including permanent Melvins Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover, the album will feature Melvins collaborator (and sometimes touring member) Jeff Pinkus of The Butthole Surfers on bass. Paul Leary of the B-hole Surfers is also expected to make an appearance.

Meanwhile, Buzz Osborne is continuing to tour in support of his first solo LP, This Machine Kills Artists. Dale Crover is about to head out on tour drumming for OFF! for a limited set of dates. Crover is also releasing a single in August called "United Fruit." The label for that is TBD.

The Melvins last released Everybody Loves Sausages, as well as Tres cabrones in 2013.

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Media: The Interrupters: 'The Interrupters'

Posted by aubin (g+) on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 12:30 PM (EDT)
The Interrupters The Interrupters have posted a full album stream of their self-titled debut which will be out August 5, 2014 via Hellcat Records. The album was written and recorded with Rancid's Tim Armstrong.

You can click Read More for the stream.

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Member of Mixtapes leaves Warped Tour due to a car accident

Contributed by DesertBurst92. Posted by sam on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
MixtapesRyan Rockwell of Mixtapes will not continue with the band for Warped Tour. Ryan got into a serious car crash and got a concussion and other injuries from the accident.

Hey everyone Ryan here. Two days ago at a warped Tour stop I was in a car and got cut off and got into a pretty serious car wreck. Aside from some bad injuries I also got a concussion which I didn't know yet. Fast forward to a day later and I was driving and didn't realize the concussion and basically blacked out and hit a curb/tree so basically I'm an idiot. My doctor and many people at warped tour said not to play because I'm in pretty bad shape right now so as of now Maura, Paul and Boone are playing without me and getting some friends to fill in, I hope to rest for a few days and come back and finish. I go to my doctor tomorrow at home and will let everyone know, everyone please come to warped, sing along, and thanks for all the awesome support, I will see you soon.

The band will continue to play the tour in his absence.

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Tours: The Flatliners (EU)

Contributed by DesertBurst92. Posted by sam on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 11:00 AM (EDT)
The FlatlinersThe Flatliners have announced a few shows to go along with their European festival tour in August. You can click Read More for the dates.



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Videos: KEN Mode: “The Promises of God”

Posted by kira (g+) on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM (EDT)
KEN mode Punknews is happy to premiere the video for "The Promises of God" by Canada's KEN Mode. The song appeared on last year's Entrench.

You can click Read More for the video and upcoming tour dates.

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Streams: Gameday Regulars / Guerilla Monsoon: 'Split'

Posted by aubin (g+) on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 9:30 AM (EDT)
Image Today we've got a stream of the new split release from Gameday Regulars and Guerilla Monsoon. It's due out August 4, 2014 on Paper and Plastick but you can check it today. You can pre-order the split via All in Vinyl or Paper and Plastick.

Find the stream here.

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New Releases Out This Week

Posted on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 9:00 AM (EDT)
BasementSome 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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Sunday Edition: Navel Gazing for July 27, 2014

Posted by brittany (g+) on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
Image Hello everyone and welcome to Navel Gazing: your look back in the week in Punknews.

I'm Brittany Strummer and I'll be your guide through some of the juiciest, most popular and otherwise noteworthy stories from the last seven days. Remember, every Punknews story is built from tips from our wonderful, good-looking readers, so get to submitting. Here's what got the strange, slow and old community talking this week:



Click below to check out this past week's collection of new streaming music, features and interviews. You'll also find where you can find the Punknews staff to yell at on Twitter. Talk amongst yourselves and we'll see you Monday morning.

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New Review Update: July 25, 2014

Posted by johng (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
Image This is John G here and this weekend, I am getting to see Subhumans, Night Birds, and Mischief Brew... all on the same bill! Don't you just love it when a bill is just stacked with varied, awesome bands? What was your favorite stacked, single show lineup?:


Today's reviews are:

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Recess Records announces 25th Anniversary tour

Posted by johng (g+) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
Image Recess Records has announced a 25th Anniversary tour. The tour, which covers the Western half of the USA, will include Underground Railroad to Candyland (which Includes Recess Records founder Todd Congelliere), Lenguas Largas, Treasure Fleet, White Night and other bands. Not all bands are all on the stops, with the exception of Lengua Lengua, who plays every show.

Congelliere just released a solo record earlier this year called Bad Side, out, of course, on Recess Records. You can click Read More for the dates of the Recess Records 25th anniversary tour.

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