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Image This John G bringing you another Wednesday Trivia Time! Who is this scrappy young lad? Hint: Look at those gnarly teeth!:


Meanwhile, today's reviews are:

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Chuck D announces solo album

Posted by johng (g+) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
Public Enemy Chuck D of Public Enemy has announced a new solo LP. The album will be called The Black in Man and will have ten tracks. It features the single "Give We the Pride" which features famed soul singer Mavis Staples.

The release is out August 1, 2014 digitally. Right now, there do not seem to be plans for a physical release.

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Pale Angels: 'Four Live Songs'

Posted by johng (g+) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
Image Pale Angels have released a brand new live 7-inch. It's called Four Live Songs. The release was recorded during the band's 2013 UK Tour. The release is out via Inches of Plastic right now.

This is the band's second live 7-inch this year following
Strange Powers. The band is going on another UK tour this fall.

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Tours: Divided Heaven (Japan)

Posted by sam on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
Divided Heaven Los Angeles singer/songwriter Divided Heaven has announced a Japanese tour this August with Yamanashi's RYOKO. Divided Heaven will tour Japan to support his new album Youngblood.

You can click Read More for the dates.

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Tours: Less Than Jake / Big D and the Kids Table / The Interrupters (Canada)

Contributed by DesertBurst92. Posted by sam on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
Less Than JakeLess Than Jake has announced they will be touring Canada this Fall with Big D and the Kids Table and The Interrupters.

You can click Read More for the dates.

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Update: Morrissey being sued by bodyguard for alleged hit, Moz responds

Posted by johng (g+) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
Morrissey Morrissey's former bodyguard, Bradley Steyn, is suing the Moz. The basis of the suit is that, allegedly, Morrissey ordered Steyn to "hurt" the operator of Morrissey fan site, Morrissey-Solo.com. Steyn alleges that Moz's reason for wanting to hurt the operator was because the site violated his personal life. Steyn further alleges that once he refused to comply with the request, he was fired.

Morrissey has not responded to the complaint or any of the claims, but we do note, that all of the above listed information is alleged, and has not yet been proven.

Update 2:55 pm est: Morrissey has released a statement. You can click read more for the full statement

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Videos: The Gaslight Anthem: “Rollin' And Tumblin'”

Posted by kira (g+) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 12:30 PM (EDT)
The Gaslight Anthem The Gaslight Anthem has released a video for their song "Rollin' And Tumblin'," which will appear on their forthcoming album, Get Hurt, due out August 19, 2014 via Island Records.

You can click Read More for the video.

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Tours: Citizen (US)

Contributed by alex101. Posted by sam on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
CitizenCitizen has announced that they will be heading out on tour this September and October on their first US headlining tour. You Blew It!, Hostage Calm, Praise and True Love will be joining them for this tour.
You can click Read More for the dates.

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Lagwagon tease new LP, announce tour dates

Contributed by DesertBurst92. Posted by sam on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM (EDT)
LagwagonFat Wreck Chords has released a teaser for a new Lagwagon LP. The album is called Hang and will be released on October 28, 2014.

The band will also be heading to Europe in August, with a few Canadian dates on the schedule as well.

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

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Tours: Lawrence Arms (UK)

Contributed by alex101. Posted by johng (g+) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM (EDT)
The Lawrence Arms The Lawrence Arms are going on a UK tour in the fall. The band released Metropole this year.

You can click Read More for the dates.

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Poison Girls' first LP to be re-issued

Posted by johng (g+) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 9:00 AM (EDT)
Image Chappaquiddick Bridge, the first album by famed anarcho-punks Poison Girls, is set for reissue after being out of print for decades. The re-release contains the rare flexi-disc of the song "Statement." The release will be out via Waterwing Records in the fall.

You can find more information here.

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