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Squirtgun announces US-European Summer Tour
Squirtgun has announced their first US tour since 2003 and their first European tour since 2004 on their website. According to their MySpace page, these will be their first shows in continental Europe since 1998, as their 2004 tour was made up of UK-only…
2009-05-22 16:00:01

Nerf Herder: "Golfshirt, Part 2" & "Led Zeppelin Rules"
Nerf Herder has posted two new songs from their upcoming new album. The band had been on an extended break until recently. The new record is titled IV and is due out early next year. You can check out "Golfshirt, Part II" and "Led Zeppelin Rules" on their…
2007-10-24 14:00:11

Nerf Herder complete new album
Nerf Herder has wrapped up work on a new album. The band had been on an extended break, but announced the news today: Parry, Steve & Charlie just finished up recording a new Nerf Herder album! Can you believe it???...We sure can't! The release date is still unknown. Here are the 13 new titles, with sample lyrics.…
2007-05-07 18:00:02

Squirtgun to play benefit show
Squirtgun will be playing its first US show in two years Saturday November 19th at University Church in West Lafayette, Indiana. Of note is the appearance of drummer Dan Lumley (Screeching Weasel, Common Rider, Riverdales), who has otherwise retired from music. The concert is a benefit with proceeds going to a Purdue graduate student and TA who had an expensive medical procedure and the university's insurance would not cover the whole bill. Donations at the door are $5 and the show starts at 7:00. Other acts include Pat McClimans Group, 7…
2005-11-15 15:47:08

Real McKenzies US west coast tour
The Real McKenzies are headed out on the road in April. They'll be playing shows on the US west coast early that month. The McKenzies are currently preparing their new record and follow up to 2003's Oot & Aboot in San…
2005-03-06 21:08:20

Chixdiggit head to Europe
Fresh off their hiatus Chixdiggit are headed to Europe for a tour throughout the month of April. They'll be playing with bands like The Apers, The Gamits, Danko Jones and The Lawrence Arms on various dates. Prior to that on March 6th the band and friends The Riff Randells will be in Lake Louise, Alberta. After a day on the slopes the bands will play a free show at the bottom of the hill. Click below for all the upcoming dates and…
2004-02-21 22:16:47

Chixdiggit swap drummers
Chixdiggit have a lineup change to announce: Alcock is movin' on. Dave Alcock is handing back the sticks to the guy he replaced six years ago. Original Chix drummer Jason Hirsch is back behind the drums taking over for Dave who has prior commitments with his new band Falconhawk and, of course, his studio. We'd like to thank Dave for his hard work and dedication. We're gonna miss him. The band has a few shows scheduled since their return from hiatus and will announce more soon. On Feb 6 they'll be in Canmore, Alberta at the…
2004-01-22 23:37:41

Squirtgun Releases New Video for Burn For You
Mass let us know that: "The video for "Burn for You," by Squirtgun, with special guest Kris Roe of the Ataris, makes its internet debut. The video was directed by Jason Doty, and includes special animations by artist Kevin Neireiter." To check out the video, hit this link.…
2003-12-06 09:19:58

Chixdiggit Returning
Calgary's Chixdiggit are gearing up to return from their hiatus. The band members had taken a break to go back to school / work. Here's an update from the band's site: We've been back at the axes, practicing and getting ready for some show action and working out some of the songs I've half written during our long hiatus. Our booking agent James is hard at work and we should be back on a stage near you starting in January. We'll keep you posted. We'll get the dates posted as soon as they're…
2003-10-26 21:33:10

New Squirtgun video available
"Squirtgun just finished a new video directed by award-winning filmmaker Jason Doty. The video is for the song "Burn for You," from the new Squirtgun album "Fade to Bright." The song features guest backing vocals by Kris Roe of the Ataris. The video is based on a flipbook concept, and each frame was individually printed to notebook paper, and then re-shot one frame at a time, to replicate the look of an actual flipbook animation. The debut will most likely be via streaming video media, and a DVD release on a Fat Wreck Chords video compilation will be coming soon. Check out…
2003-08-29 16:16:37

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