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Regional Justice Center: "Indecency" and "Control"

Regional Justice Center: “Indecency” and “Control”

Seattle based hardcore band Regional Justice Center released tracks from their debut full length album over at Noisey. The tracks are called "Indecency" and "Control". The new album is called World of Inconvenience and is due out on June 15th though To Live A Lie Records and Forever Never Ends in the US, and Adagio830 and Straight and Alert Records in the UK and Europe. See below to check out the first two tracks.

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Navel Gazing May 20, 2018

Navel Gazing May 20, 2018

Hello everyone and welcome to Navel Gazing: your look back in the week in Punknews. I'm Ricky Frankeland 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 and review is built from tips from our wonderful, good-looking readers, so get to submitting a story, feel free to submit a review or if you are a photographer continue reading below. Here's what got the strange, slow and old community talking this week: Photo Credit: John Paul Allen / PunkWorldViews.com

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Check out the new single by The Darts!

Check out the new single by The Darts!

Today, Punknews is THRILLED to debut the new single by The Darts!

The Darts are a straight-up fierce-as-hell garage punk band that takes the fuzzed out crush of the Nuggets comp and inject a shot of Riot Grrrl perspective. Plus, they have a keyboard that would fit right at home in a haunted house. They're releasing a new single on the legendary Alternative Tentacles label this summer and on the 7-incher's two new tracks, the band gets down and dark and trippy and psyched-out and mean. This release is a smasher.

Speaking to Punknews, guitarist Michelle Balderrama said,"Subsonic Dream is a song I wrote about how powerful our minds can be - about being able to overcome our worst fears and things that have held us back in life. It's about breathing freedom." Vocalist Nicole Laurenne added,"We all fell in love with this song instantly when Michelle sent it to us. The riff is so memorable, and the harmonies are so delicious. We're psyched that Jello likes it as much as we do.”

You can pre-order the new single right here! Meanwhile, you can check out the tracks below, right now!

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SAGO

Watch the new video for “Squealer” from Toronto's SAGO

We're thrilled to debut a new song and video from Toronto punk act SAGO just hours before their big show at the Bovine Sex Club tonight. The band's shared their new video for the song "Squealer" with us. Bassist Mike Crossley described the track to us as being "about a rigged voting system and the distracting puppet show that is modern politics." It's one of the shortest from their upcoming ten song full-length Flood Island, a heavy hardcore punk record with a social and environmentally conscious message. It was recorded with Ryan Cox (Jon Creeden, School Damage) and is due this summer.

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Oh Joy Announce Debut EP

Oh Joy Announce Debut EP

Irish self styled mope rock trio Oh Joy have announced that their debut EP Good Grief is due for release on June 8th. Ahead of the street date, they are streaming the lead single 'Cab Sad'.

Check out the stream below.

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Aspiga

Aspiga announces collection LP

New Jersey three-piece punk band Aspiga will be releasing a collections LP through A-F Records this fall. The collection is called Dragged Through the Years and it will contain three new tracks and some remixed songs that were previously released digitally or on 7-inches. The collection will be available on vinyl and digitally on September 7th, 2018. The band will be playing in Philadelphia on May 22nd with Kali Masi and Steveo and The Crippling Addictions and this fall at Gainesville The Fest, see below.

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D.O.A.

D.O.A. “You Need An Ass Kickin' Right Now”

Canadian punk icons D.O.A. have released a video for 'You Need An Ass Kickin' Right Now', a track taken from their latest full length Fight Back, released earlier this month via longtime label Sudden Death Records.

The band are celebrating their 40th anniversary in 2018 and in classic D.O.A. style, they are spending a lot of it out on the road in support of the new record. Check out details of the 'Fight Back' tour below.

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