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)

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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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Media: Northern Faces: “Cops Come”

Posted by aubin on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 4:30 PM (EST)
Image Equal Vision Records has set a April 21, 2015 release date for the debut from Northern Faces. The band previously released the Southern Places EP.

You can click Read More for a song from the album.

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Tours: Iceage / Low Life

Posted by aubin on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 3:30 PM (EST)
Iceage Iceage have announced a bunch of festival appearances as well as a US and Canada tour which will feature support from The Low Life. The band released Plowing Into the Field of Love in 2014.

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Media: The Lookouts: “California/Mendocino”

Posted by johng on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 3:00 PM (EST)
Image The Lookouts, the pre-Green Day band featuring Tre Cool, Larry Livermore and Kain Kong, have released another song. This time, it's the unreleased tune "California/Mendocino."

Don Giovanni will release the band's recorded material on March 10, 2015 as Spy Rock Road. You can pre-order it here. Billy Joe Armstrong of Green Day appears on several tracks, marking the first time that he and Tre Cool played together.

You can hear the song after the jump.

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Tours: Pianos Become the Teeth / Loma Prieta / Gates

Posted by aubin on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 2:30 PM (EST)
Pianos Become the Teeth Pianos Become the Teeth have booked a headlining tour with support coming from Loma Prieta and Gates. The band is on the road supporting their Epitaph Records debut, Keep You from last year

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New Worriers album being produced by Laura Jane Grace

Posted by johng on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM (EST)
Worriers Worriers have released a little update about the recording of their new album. The band is currently recording the release with Mark Hudson. The band also revealed that Laura Jane Grace is serving as the release's producer.

The Worriers are a supergroup of sorts, spearheaded by Lauren Measure. Other people contributing to the band include Mikey Erg, Rachel Rubino, Audrey Zee Whitesides, Lou Hanman, Tim Burke, John McLea , DanO and Jonathan Johansen.

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