Boston based band Somos announced 2 years ago that they were taking a break. The band released a brand new track over at their bandcamp page. The track is called "Dreamless" and it was produced by Jay Maas. See below to check out the new track.
Somos last released First Day Back in 2016.
The Dwarves/Against The Grain
Split Hits the Fans [7-inch]
Sorry to Bother You [Film]
The Bar Stool Preachers
In the Presence of Nothing
33 1/3: In On the Kill Taker [Book]
A Confrontational Effort
Washington's Minus The Bear have announced that they have decided to bring the band to an end in an interview with Stereogum. The band has announced a final tour and a new EP titled Fair Enough to conclude the 17-year run of writing and touring, see below. The EP will be available through Suicide Squeeze Records on October 19, 2018. The band formed in 2001 out of members of Sharks Keep Moving, Botch, Kill Sadie, and more. The band has released 6 albums and a handful of EP's. See below to view the final tour dates.Read more
Against Me! have finished recording, mixing, and mastering their new album. Frontwoman Laura Jane Grace stated via Twitter: "Record is mastered. Decided on a sequence and cover art. You know what? Even got a record label too! What’s fucked up is that for now I’m not telling you anything more about it." Recently, Andrew Seward also rejoined the band. Their last album was Shape Shift With Me in 2016.Read more
The line up for this year's Surf City Blitz has been announced. The list of bands playing it includes The Offspring, Social Distortion, Pennywise, Rancid, Bad Religion, Suicidal Tendencies, Fear, Snuff, Mad Caddies, Back Rebel Motorcycle Club, The Interrupters, Voodoo Glow Skulls and more. The event is scheduled for October 27, 2018 - October 28, 2018 at Hunting State Beach in Hunting Beach, CA.Read more
Paducah, KY trio The Hi-Fi Ninja have announced their newest album. Titled Tattered and Torn the album is set to released on September 29th, and will be their first on Maryland's Snubbed Records. The band will also be playing a record release show on the date.
THFN's most recent album, the Call It A Day EP, was released in 2017. You can check out the title track from that album, as well as the details of that record release gig, below.Read more
Montreal electro-funk duo Chromeo recently played Toronto in support of their 2018 record Head Over Heels. The group was joined at the show by Vancouver's Pomo.Our photographer Stephen McGill was there to snap pics of both sets. You can find his photos below.Read more
Michigan punk quartet Pharoin has just debuted a new music video for their song "Vile Boys". It notably features Mike Schank, who starred in and did the music for the 1999 cult classic film American Movie. Pharoin released the New Ways To Annoy EP in 2018. You can watch the video below.Read more
During the World Cup this weekend, members of Pussy Riot rushed the field to protest the Russian Government's policies. They were arrested and charged with crimes related to the incident. Today, three of the four protesters were sentenced to 15 days in jail: Veronica “Nika” Nikulshina, Olga Kurachyova, and Pyotr Verzilov. They also are banned from sporting events for three years. A fourth protester, Olga Pakhtusova, is still awaiting sentencing.Read more
In 2001, Ben Folds Five released a DVD called The Complete Sessions At West 54th which was a live performance recorded Recorded June 9, 1997 at Sony Music Studios, New York, NY. The band has just released an album version on Cd and vinyl via Real Gone Music. That release follows the live reunion album, Ben Folds Five Live from 2013.Read more