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New releases from The Perpetual Motion Machine
The Perpetual Motion Machine label has two new releases out, and they're so excited they want to give some copies of them away to lucky Punknews readers. Prizes include CD and vinyl versions of the new full-length from the Catalyst,…
2009-10-05 10:00:01

The Catalyst / Tigershark
Richmond, Virginia's Tigershark (ex-The SetUp, The Assistant) and The Catalyst will be teaming up for several dates in April. Both bands are supporting recent releases on The Perpetual Motion Machine, Tigershark with a new limited cassette and The Catalyst's split album with Mass Movement of the Moth. Both have recently recorded for new releases coming later this year. You can click Read More for…
2007-03-30 10:00:02

La Quiete (Europe, USA)
La Quiete have announced a mid-summer tour that will take the band through Europe in July and into the US this August. The band has also posted some new music from their upcoming 7-inch, Pure Pain which is due out this year. You can check out the tracks on their myspace page. The Italian band continues to support their recent collection, Tenpeun 01-05. Drawing comparisons to chaotic hardcore acts like Envy, Pg.99,…
2006-07-20 10:20:04

Italy's La Quiete in the United States
La Quiete have announced a mid-summer tour in support of their recent collection, Tenpeun 01-05. The Italian band, which draws comparisons to chaotic hardcore acts like Envy, Pg.99, Orchid and City Of Caterpillar assembled a collection of out-of-print vinyl releases and hard to find rarities which documents their first five years as a band. The CD includes tracks from their splits with KC Milan, The Pine, Catena Collapse, Apoplexy Twist Orchestra and Acrimonie, as well as several compilation…
2006-05-07 15:20:00

Perpetual Motion Machine post MP3s from La Quiete discography
The Perpetual Motion Machine has posted 2 MP3s from the recent release of Tenpeun 01-05, a discography of early material from Italian screamo act La Quiete. You can check out the songs here: "Lettere Che Avevo" and "Grey Skull." The 19-track disc collects the band's early material, which includes…
2006-03-30 13:35:03

TPMM updates: Sparrows, Swarm & Sing signed; MMOTM split CD/LP planned
The Perpetual Motion Machine has updates on ongoings at the label. The label has signed Massachusetts-based post-rock/instrumental sextet Sparrows, Swarm & Sing, and will release their second full-length early this coming summer. It follows up the band's self-titled debut, released last year on Gatehouse Anchor. You can check out some of the band's material at their Myspace page. The band is currently on tour in support of the…
2006-01-06 11:37:51

Wow, Owls! (2003-2006)
Richmond, VA's Wow, Owls! will be calling it quits early next year. The band posted a lengthy statement in a blog on their Myspace page, in part mentioning the following: While all of us are so very thankful for the support we have recieved from all of the people who ever came to shows, or bought our records, some of the members of our band cannot continue to commit so much time and income to being a part of a band that could potentially be…
2005-12-13 13:39:34

Wow, Owls! winners
Our Wow, Owls! contest has come to a close. The winners are: Adam R. of Edgewood, KY Tamara B. of Belmont, MS These folks will be taking home, or rather, receiving at home a copy of the band's debut full-length, Pick Your Patterns, as well as the band's recent split 7" with the SetUp. Thanks to…
2005-12-09 00:17:04

Wow, Owls!
So you still haven't listened to Richmond, VA post-hardcore powerhouse Wow, Owls!, eh? No problem. We'll give you another opportunity, as the band's bro dudes at The Perpetual Motion Machine and your good friends at the 'Org have teamed up to give away everything the band has released in 2005 to two lucky winners. That'll include a compact disc copy of the band's recent debut full-length, Pick Your Patterns,…
2005-11-17 21:28:05

Snack Truck / VCR Southeastern dates
Philadelpia/Virginia-based "noise-rock duo" Snack Truck have announced a week of Southeastern dates in the U.S. in November in support of last year's Perpetual Motion Machine-released debut full-length, Harpoon. Joining the band on all dates will be VCR, who is out in support of their recently reissued self-titled EP on SideOneDummy. Robotic Empire's…
2005-11-09 14:58:44

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