Redd Kross

Redd Kross release new song

Redd Kross have released a third single from their upcoming album. The new song is called "Party Underground" and you can check it out here. The song features guitar contributions from Buzz Osborne of Melvins. (Redd Kross' Steve McDonald has been playing in Melvins for the past few years and Melvins' Dale Crover is apparently now also a full fledged member of Redd Kross, in addition to his Melvins duties.)

Beyond the Door is out August 23 via Merge Records .

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D.O.A.

Joe Keithley starts youth music charity, Firefighters donate $10,000

D.O.A.'s Joe Keithley is doing it for the youth. Last month, he launched the Harmony for All program. The program purchases instruments and music lessons for children who can't afford them. The program is also in partnership with Burnaby Firefighters Charitable Society. That society just donated $10,000 CAD to the program. See video of the donation here. Meanwhile, Keithley is also one of the Burnaby city Councillors, having been elected recently. DOA recently released the rarities compilation 1978 via Joey's own Sudden Death records.

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Melvins and Shitkid detail collaborative EP

Melvins and Shitkid detail collaborative EP

Some time in the next few weeks, Melvins and Shitkid will release a four track EP called Bangers. The release is collaborative EP (as opposed to a split release) and features both bands on all four songs. The tracklist is: "Highway," "Feels Like the Movies," "Onar Flygar Over Amerika," "Tattooed Love Boys" (Pretenders cover). The release is out via Amphetamine Reptile.

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Steve Ignorant to play full Crass set on 2020 tour

Steve Ignorant to play full Crass set on 2020 tour

Crass vocalist Steve Ignorant is touring in 2020. For the tour, he'll be backed by a full, electric band (in contrast to his acoustic band, Slice of Life) and they'll be doing an all Crass set. One Little Indian records is currently in the middle of a massive re-issue of the full Crass discography, releasing the albums in both their original format and in the Crassical Collection reissue format. See the dates below.

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Videos
The Standby: "Constant Nausea"

The Standby: “Constant Nausea”

Pennsylvania based emo rock band The Standby released a music video for their latest single "Constant Nausea". The band will be releasing a new EP this September. The band will also be touring the New York/Pennsylvania area next month. See below to check out the new track and the tour dates.

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Rodney Anonymous, Paul Leary, Dave Lombardo remix Primitive Race

Rodney Anonymous, Paul Leary, Dave Lombardo remix Primitive Race

Rodney Anonymous of The Dead Milkmen and 7th Victim, Paul Leary of Butthole Surders, Dave Lombardo of Slayer, Kevin Rutmanis, Toshi Kasai, Pop Will Eat Itself, and more have remixed Primitive Race songs. The remixes have been collected to form the album Cranial Matter, which is out August 9. The band issued a statement along with the album, "The remix album "Cranial Matter," is a follow up to the 2018 album Soul Pretender. The release is to honor front man Chuck Mosley, who tragically died six days after the album came out."

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Win tickets to Ottawa's Side by Side Weekend!

Win tickets to Ottawa's Side by Side Weekend!

July 25 through the 28th will see the inaugural Side by Side Weekend hit Ottawa, Ontario. One of the spiritual successors fo the now-defunct Ottawa Explosion, the even will see four days of shows go down at the neighboring venues Black Squirrel Books and House of TARG. Bands playing the weekend include The Steve Adamyk Band, WLMRT, Jon Creeden And The Flying Hellfish, Dboy, CELL, BBQT, Life In Vacuum, Deathsticks, Bondar, Bonnie Doon and many more. There are limited quantities of full weekend passes still available at Eventbrite, and we've got a pair to give away to some lucky Punknews readers. Want to come get weird with us in the nation's capital? You can enter our draw here!

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