77' Montreal is a project that combines a punk rock music festival with a living archive of show posters from the Montreal punk scene and other fun events. The '77 refers to the pioneering year in which punk exploded onto the scene with such acts as Iggy, The Ramones, and The Clash. To celebrate another year of the festival. We have compiled a Sonic Reducer featuring the bands playing the festival. The one-day festival is hosted in Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada on July 27th, 2018. For more information or to attend the event, you can click here for the full details.Read more
During Dead Cross's set at the Roskilde Festival earlier this month, the band had Jeremy Bolm of Touché Amoré join them on stage to cover “Nazi Punks Fuck Off” by the Dead Kennedys. Dead Cross released Dead Cross [EP] in 2018. You can watch the fan-shot video below.
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According to a recent Instagram post, The Interrupters will be performing on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 11:35/10:35c. The band released Fight The Good Fight in 2018 via Hellcat Records. You can see the post below.Read more
The Drowns, which features members of Success, The Shell Corporation and Coyote Bred, have announced their first full-length. The record is called View From The Bottom and it will be released on August 31, 2018 via Live From The Rock Room, Bypolar Records and 1984 Records in the US and Gunner Records in Europe. The Drowns also released a lyric video for the first single titled "Eternal Debate." You can watch the video and see the album art belowRead more
Mass Candescence [7-inch]
The Cretin Hop
Red City Radio
Are You Happy Yet? [7-inch]
Ordinary Corrupt Human Love
For Sale: Live at Maxwells 1986
The Dwarves/Against The Grain
Split Hits the Fans [7-inch]
West Coast pop-punk band The Story So Far debuted a new track titled "Let it Go" over at their YouTube page. The track is the first track off of the band's forthcoming album titled Proper Dose. Proper Dose and is due out September 21, 2018 on Pure Noise Records.Read more
The third and final video from Spanish Love Songs' session at Live! from The Rock Room is now online. This time around the quintet plays "It's Not Interesting," off of their newest album Schmaltz, which was released this past March on A-F Records.
The band will be on tour in July, with a couple of dates later in September as well. You can check out the video, and those tour dates, below.Read more
The line up for the 2018 OFF Limits festival has been announced. The list of bands playing it includes No Fun At All, Ratos De Porao, Murphy's Law, Terrorizer LA, Youth Brigade, Darkest Hour, Slapshot, The Dwarves, Vitamin X and more. The event is scheduled for September September 29, 2018 in Naucalpan de Juárez, Méx. México.Read more
The Stimulators, the band that featured a 13 year old Harley Flanagan on drums, will be re-releasing their only album, Loud Fast Rules! . The album was originally released in 1982 via ROIR records. However, Flanagan has stated that the re-issue will be out via Frontier Records.
Via Twitter, he said: "In anticipation of the Stimulators Loud Fast Rules re-release on Frontier records, we have created a Stimulators page- website with archive coming soon- The Stimulators were one of the forefathers of NYHC. Although not a Hardcore band at all, most of the first generation of NYHC bands came out of the Stimulators audience, including The Beastie Boys, Reagan Youth, CFA, The Mob, and many others. Vinnie Stigma of Agnostic front met Roger at a Stimulators show."
The band also featured Flanagan's aunt Denise Mercedes on guitar and Patrick Mack on vocals.Read more
Clowns have announced an Australia tour with VOIID that is scheduled for September. The band also released a music video for their new single "Freezing In The Sun." Clowns last released Lucid Again in 2017. You can see the list of shows and watch the video below.Read more
Dale Crover of Melvins has announced the debut gig of the Dale Crover band. The band will open for All Souls on September 2nd at the Hi Hat in LA. The band includes Crover, Steven Mcdonald of OFF! and Red Kross on bass, Toshi Kasai on guitar, and Mindee Jorgensen on drums. Crover released The Fickle Finger of Fate in 2017.Read more
Maryland power-pop band Classified Frequency premiered a new video over at New Noise Magazine. The video is a super fun music video was shot as a teenage comedy movie for their track "No More Sex". The track is from their upcoming EP titled Black Eye and it will be available on September 25th, 2018. See below to view the music video.Read more
Indie/punk band Aspiga released their debut single from their upcoming collections LP. The track is called "Beautiful Wounds" and you can click here to listen to the new track. The new collections record is titled Dragged Through the Years and is due out September 7, 2018 on A-F Records. Aspiga will be heading out on a Northeast tour this fall to support the release.Read more
Danzig recently announced that the upcoming string of shows will be his last for "a while." The last show on this West Coast run is being dubbed the Danzig 30th-anniversary "Halloween Hell-Bash." That will be at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, California on Saturday, November 3. The lineup includes The Damned and The Meteors. Venom, Inc., Power Trip, and Mutoid Man, who are also playing the other west coats dates will be there as well. Danzig has a long running affiliation with the Damned, dating back to his days with The Misfits. "Archangel," which was recorded by Samhain, was written by Danzig while he was in the Misfits and was originally intended to have vocals performed by the Damned's Dave Vanian.Read more