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A Vulture Wake announce first show

A Vulture Wake announce first show

Recently formed supergroup A Vulture Wake has announced their first gig, happening December 10th in support of 7 Seconds and Pulley at Brick By Brick in San Diego. Formed earlier this year, the band is comprised of Brandon Landelius, (ex-Authority Zero), Joe Raposo (Lagwagon, ex-RKL), Sean Sellers (Good Riddance), and Chad Price (ALL, Drag the River).

In addition to the show in December mentioned above, further plans include recording time at the Blasting Room this coming January.

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Rolling Stone sells 49% stake to Singaporean Company

Rolling Stone sells 49% stake to Singaporean Company

Jan Wenner, founder and owner of Rolling Stone, has sold a 49% stake of Rolling Stone to Bandlab Technologies. That company is a new company in Singapore formed by Kuok Meng Ru, son of Kuok Khoon Hong, one of the richest people in the world. It appears that Wenner has sold just a stake in Rolling Stone, and not the parent company, Wenner Media, which owns US weekly and Men's Journal. According to both companies' press releases, BandLab will have no editorial control of the magazine. Rather, Bandlab will launch and oversee a new Rolling Stone International subsidiary.

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Epitaph Interviews
Ryan Young on Off With Their Heads Going Acoustic, Working With His Friends and More

Ryan Young on Off With Their Heads Going Acoustic, Working With His Friends and More

Ryan Young has to be one of the hardest working people in the punk scene. He repressed Hospitals for its tenth anniversary, he has been putting out new episodes of the Anxious and Angry podcast and maintaining his label and Off With Their Heads have been touring quite a bit. He has also been working on Off With Their Heads’ acoustic album, which Punknews had the honor of premiering a track from earlier today. The title of the record is called Won’t Be Missed and it will be out on October 25, 2016 through Anxious and Angry and Epitaph Records (You can find the pre-order for the vinyl version here). So Punknews editor Ricky Frankel talked to Ryan about what went into Won’t Be Missed, the future of what Anxious and Angry will be releasing, what the band has planned for their upcoming acoustic tour and more.

Photo Credit: John Paul Allen

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Off With Their Heads

Off With Their Heads: “Clear The Air” (Acoustic) (Punknews Exclusive)

Punknews is very excited to premiere the acoustic version of "Clear The Air," which is the first track from Off With Their Heads' anticipated acoustic album Won‘t Be Missed (the original version can be heard on the band's 2010 release In Desolation). The record is it due out on October 25, 2016 via frontman Ryan Young's own Anxious and Angry. Pre-orders for the physical version can be found here. The band will be going on a US acoustic tour to support the album starting in late October. The band last released Home in 2013 via Epitaph Records.

You can listen to the song, read a statement from Ryan Young and see the album art, the track list and the list of tour dates below.

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