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Beth Ditto of The Gossip recently took to the Mod Club stage in Toronto for a show in support of her recent solo full-length Fake Sugar. Our photographer Stephen McGill was there to grab some photos of her and her band. Check them out below.Read more
Hamilton, Ontario music venue Club Absinthe and Hello Cannabis, the newly opened Hamilton-based Medical Cannabis Education Centre, have partnered to launch an awareness and fundraising campaign dubbed #GoodbyeOpioids. They'll kick things off with an event featuring Toronto punk mainstays The Flatliners on April 20. Punknews.org and SomeParty.ca are thrilled to partner with Hello Cannabis to give away some tickets and discounts for the event. Read below to find out more about the campaign and win!Read more
New Hampshire pop-punk legends The Queers have announced that they are re-issuing their album Punk Rock Confidential. The album was previously released in 1998 by Hopeless Records. The re-issue, titled Punk Rock Confidential Revisited is being re-issued by Rad Girlfriend Records on CD and by Asian Man Records on vinyl. The entire album has been re-recorded, giving us updated versions of songs such as "Tamara is a Punk," "Like a Parasite," and "I Enjoy Being a Boy" with a new lineup and guest musicians from bands such as Parasite Diet, The Riptides, and Teenage Rehab. The album is scheduled to be released on April 6.Read more
Australian punks Captives have announced that their new LP Over the Rainbow is dropping on March 30th, via Inertia Distribution. Ahead of the album release the band have posted a video for lead single 'House Parties and Black Balloons' and are heading out on the road in their home country for a short run of shows in support of the LP's release.
Check out the show details and the video below.Read more
Hawthorne Heights has premiered a new track and accompanying music video for "Just Another Ghost". The track is the second single from the band's upcoming album, Bad Frequencies, which is due out April 27 via Pure Noise Records. The video was directed by Benny Gagliardi and features the band performing in two different locations to create the feeling of being in different worlds. Hawthorne Heights will be hitting the road for a 50-city USA headlining tour in April. With support from Listener, Hotel Books, Sienna Skies and Heavy Things, the "Bad Frequencies" tour will kick off in Albany, New York on April 18 and travel to cities like San Antonio, Columbus, San Diego, Boise, Seattle and Honolulu before wrapping up in Fairbanks, Alaska on June 30. Watch the video for "Just Another Ghost" at the link below.Read more
New York City based punk band Long Drag released a new music video called "Christmas Cactus". The track is released off of their first self-titled release. The release was self-released in 2017 and can be found digitally and on cassette. "Christmas Cactus" was written and directed by Brendan McKnight. See below to watch the video.Read more
Punknews is pumped to premiere the new single/video from Northern Irish trio Lost Avenue. "All My Wins" comes off of the band's new album Fears, due out soon via Little Rocket Records. The band continues the already impressive song-writing and composition résumé they've racked up across three EPs over the past three years, including 2017's Punknews four-star reviewed Best Friends.
Lost Avenue will also be out on tour in April, supporting Daggermouth for the first part (indicated below with an *), before breaking off on their own headlining jaunt.
You can check out the video, and their tour dates, below.Read more
Chicago's Ganser have released a video for their song "Avoidance" off their upcoming April 20th release Odd Talk out via No Trend Records. Odd Talk is the follow up to their 2016 EP This Feels Like Living and judging from the quality songwriting and total spacial control they are gearing up for one killer debut LP loaded with their blend of post-punk, no wave, and goth rock. Check below for the video and tour dates.Read more
The Front Bottoms have released a video for their song "Tie Dye Dragon" off their upcoming EP Ann out May 18th Via Fueled By Ramen Records. Ann is the companion EP to 2014's Rose out via Bar None Records. While "Tie Dye Dragon" holds true to The Front Bottoms catchy brand of acoustic driven storytelling they have cleaned up the recording, added a touch of reverb, and even threw in a little strings. Check it out below.Read more