Today, Punknews is pleased to debut the new track by Far From Alaska, who, hailing from Brazil, actually are far from Alaska.
On "Chills," the band smashes dirty '80s LA synth-punk into the clean riffage of the early 2000s. Meanwhile, vocalist Emmily Barreto wails like a banshee.
The band expects to release a new album soon, but you can hear the new single below, right now.Read more
Glenn Danzig will be on an episode of the IFC show Portlandia this Thursday night.
You can see a preview of the episode below.Read more
Headstrung / Seaside Resort to Violence
Fall Out Boy
American Beauty/American Psycho
Back Yard Dreams
Salad Days [Film]
The Wet Boys
Run & Hide [EP]
World Be Free
Awkward Pop Songs
Outdoor Velour, which feature Punknews.org's very own Greg Simpson, has posted a cover of David Bowie's "Changes." You can watch the performance below. Outdoor Velour released Face the Strange in 2015, the title of which is a reference to the Bowie track they chose to cover.Read more
A Wilhelm Scream has announced a west coast tour with Heartsounds. A Wilhelm Scream will be playing two dates in Colorado before meeting up with Heartsounds to do four dates together. A Wilhelm Scream recently announced they will release new 7-inch in 2016 and Heartsounds released Internal Eyes in 2013.Read more
Brian Fallon of The Gaslight Anthem, The Horrible Crowes and Molly and the Zombies has made a brand new song called "Smoke'' available to stream. The song is off his upcoming solo album titled Painkillers, which will be released on March 11, 2016 via Island Records.
You can find the track below.Read more
Pussy Riot released a new song and video, "Chaika"--a political commentary on the injustices suffered as a result of the Russian government's corruption. Produced by TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek, the song is the newest release from the band, following "Refugees In" in 2015.Read more
On episode 286 of the Punknews Podcast, Adam Eisenberg, Adam White and John “Adam” Gentile look at a week of dumb authority figures trying to stop the kids from dancing. First, the rather draconian music regulation bill in Philadelphia was withdrawn, then a high school decided that Green Day’s American Idiot musical was too much for sensitive student ears. To top it off we discuss the new Leatherface / Sainte Catherines supergroup, Rancid’s Tim Armstrong on the X-Files, and NOFX’s upcoming book tour.Read more
Hello everyone and welcome to Navel Gazing: your look back in the week in Punknews. I'm Ricky Frankel and I'll be your guide through some of the juiciest, most popular and otherwise noteworthy stories from the last seven days. Remember, every Punknews story and review is built from tips from our wonderful, good-looking readers, so get to submitting a story, feel free to submit a review or if you are a photographer continue reading below. Here's what got the strange, slow and old community talking this week:Read more