Cassie Ramone, Colleen Green, Joe Jack Talcum to play the Punknews Holiday Spectacular on Dec 22!!!

Cassie Ramone, Colleen Green, Joe Jack Talcum to play the Punknews Holiday Spectacular on Dec 22!!!

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Wahooo! Happy Holidays! We are mega-excited to announce the Punknews Holiday Spectacular! And boy do we have a shindig planned!

Cassie Ramone of Vivian Girls and The Babies will be playing songs from her holiday album Christmas in Reno! Before that, Colleen Green is going to tear up the place with a solo set of pop-punk goodness! Also, at the end, Cassie and Colleen will team up for a combo set! ALSO, thee glorious Joe Jack Talcum of a little band called The Dead Milkmen will play a solo set! WHOA.

But, on top of that, between the sets, we're going to be playing the Punknews trivia game, Punx Points, with members of the audience! On top of that, we're going to be selling limited edition cassettes that you can only get at this show! Then, on top of THAT, we have heard that a certain Jolly Old Elf might swing by during the show… you better be nice until then!

The whole thing will be December 22 at Creep Records in Philly. (1050 N Hancock St #76, Philadelphia, PA 19123). Doors are at 7pm and the show starts at 7:30pm SHARP. Don't be late because you won't want to miss a minute!

You can Get tickets here!. Also, you can check out the facebook event right here!

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Demons: "Dig" (Punknews Exclusive)

Demons: “Dig” (Punknews Exclusive)

Today, Punknews is pleased to debut the new single by Demons.

This track is HEEEEAAAAAVYYYYY. If Converge were Bauhaus manics, it might sound something like this. Rooted in a rumbling stomp, "Dig" gets a nasty edge when Christopher Mathews comes from above with a ragged, cagey snarl. Meanwhile, ghostly atmospheres whirl around the mashing, giving the band a little Peter-Murphy-style regality to their otherwise nasty approach.

Pre-order the band's new LP right here. Meanwhile, check out "Dig" below, right now.

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The Triple Rock: A Premature Eulogy

The Triple Rock: A Premature Eulogy

It's a sad day for the punk community. Tomorrow, the Triple Rock in Minneapolis will close for good. At least it's going out with a bang- the mighty Dillinger Four are playing the club's final show! We'll be covering that, but before then, staffer Alex Meylink wrote a piece on what the Triple Rock means to him. He also reached out to a bunch of musicians and other assorted punkers for their take on the club. Check out Alex's piece below.

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