Ted Leo and The Pharmacists have announce a boat cruise/concert this coming August. The band will be bringing along Frankie Rose as support, and will take place on the Liberty Belle riverboat, docking at Manhattan's east side. Ted Leo's most recent album, The Hanged Man, was self-released in 2017.
You can check out the details of that gig.Read more
We're thrilled today to premiere a new song from the clever Toronto art-pop act Goosebump. The band, which in a past life played under the name Germaphobes is centred around the songwriting team of Paul Erlichman and Neil Rankin. You can click below to check out "Don't Have the Heart for the Hustle" and learn more about the band's upcoming Pleasence Records full length Goosebump by Gooseump, which is set for a July 6 release.Read more
Jason Shevchuk of None More Black and produce rWill Yip have released an album under the name Former Member. Jason Shevchuk handles vocals and guitars while Will Yip plays the drums. The album is called Old Youth. You can check it out below.Read more
Our Raw Heart
Sick of Space
The Old firm Casuals
The Old Firm Casuals [EP reissue]
live in Cambridge
Camp Punk In Drublic: Day Three
Live in Thornville
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
While We're At It
Stand For Something Or Die For Nothing
The legendary Elvis Costello has announced new tour dates to round out the year. At the end of the month he will be over in Europe and the UK, finishing up in July. A single date at this year's Riot Fest follows in September, after which he will embark on a nationwide US tour in November (with a stop up in Canada, for good measure). Costello's most recent release album, 2013's Wise Up Ghost, was a collaboration with hip-hop artistsThe Roots.Read more
Beach Rats, which features members of of Bouncing Souls, Lifetime, Minor Threat, and Bad Religion had their song “Lonely For The Night” premiered over at DyingScene.com. The track will be on their upcoming debut EP titled Wasted Time, which will be released on July 27, 2018 via Bridge Nine Records. You can listen to the song below.Read more
Post-punk band Self Defense Family released a music video for the title track of their upcoming LP. The track is called "The Supremacy of Pure Artistic Feeling" and it features guitarist Mary Brulatour telling her devotion to Muy Thai. The album, Have You Considered Punk Music is due out June 29, 2018 on Run For Cover Records. See below to view the video.Read more
Singer-Songwriter Sean Bonnette of AJJ have been announced to play 77 Montreal this July. 77 Montreal is a one day punk festival happening on July 27th, 2018 at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada. AFI, Rise Against, Suicidal Tendencies, Me First And The Gimme Gimmes and much more is set to play the event.Read more
Indie pop band Holy Pinto released a full stream of their new record over at Substream Magazine. The record is called Tales From The Traveling T-Shirt Salesman. The album is out today. You can click here to listen to the stream. The band is currently on a full UK and European tour, see below to view the tour dates.Read more
Today, Punknews is pumped to bring you the new video by Dog Party!
The band's new album, Hit & Run, is their punchiest record to date- 11 songs in 25 minutes, 150 second charger after 150 second charger. Opening track "The Walk" exemplifies this precisely. As drummer/vocalist Lucy Giles hisses "You think you can walk on me? Well, I dare you to walk on me!" while sister Gwendolyn flips between Johnny style buzzsaw and lashing guitar solos.
Hit & Run is out today via Brat Records and you can pick it right here. Meanwhile, check out "The Walk" below, right now!Read more
Illinois pop punks Real Friends have announced that their new full length, Composure, is due for release on July 13th via Fearless Records. The record is the band's first since 2016's The Home Inside My Head and ahead of the release date, they have shared videos for the singles "From The Outside" and "Smiling on the Surface"(Lyric video).
Check out the videos below.Read more
Last night Against Me! played a show at the Trumbullplex in Detroit, Michigan with former bassist Andrew Seward. Seward joined the band in 2002 and then left in 2013. He was then replaced by current bassist Inge Johansson. It isn't clear whether Andew Seward is back in the band or not at this point. Against Me!'s last full-length was Shape Shift With Me , which was released in 2016. You can watch a fan-shot video and see some social media posts of the performance below.
Video Credit: YouTuber Jon CendrowskiRead more
Members of Philly's Up! Up! Up!s and Posers have formed a new ska band called Catbite. The band includes Tim Hildebrand of the still active Up! Up! Ups! on guitar, Johnny Mick of the sadly defunct Posers on guitar, Brittany Luna singing and playing the keys, and Chris Pires of Peekaboo Striptease Orchestra on drums. The band has released a debut video which finds them covering The Selecter's "Street Feeling." Their debut show is opening for the Fad June 28 in Philadelphia. See their debut video below. If the video is not displaying on your computer, you can also see it here.Read more
The three chord, high energy duo Dog Party are about to release their sixth record, Hit & Run. As before, sisters Gwendolyn and Lucy Giles stick to a sharp guitar/drum attack that is reminiscent of the Ramones and the first wave of west coast punk. But this record is their shortest, fastest, and meanest one to date- and that's a good thing!
Because the record is out this Friday, Punknews' John Gentile spoke to the band about the LP, the Beatles, and keepin' it DIY. Check it out below.Read more