The Wonder Years

The Wonder Years and Motion City Soundtrack announce new split 7-inch

The Wonder Years and Motion City Soundtrack are going to release a new split 7-inch. The split 7-inch will only be available to fans who purchase tour VIP passes.

For the split 7-inch each band gave the other band a song title off their upcoming album and had the band write a new song based off that title. The two songs on the release “No Closer To Heaven” and “Panic Stations.”

The Wonder Years recently release No Closer To Heaven in 2015

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Say-10 Streams

Karbomb / Seagulls split 12-inch

Today Punknews is proud to premiere two songs from the upcoming Karbomb / Seagulls split 12-inch. Karbomb offers up a hardcore-punk-inspired interpretation of Aerosmith's classic "Dream On," while Seagulls turn in a melodic-punk version of Third Eye Blind's "Jumper." The split will be out later this winter on Say-10 Records, but the label will have 25 special Fest edition copies with screened covers available in Gainesville later this month. You can pre-order the regular edition here.

You can find the tracks on Karbomb's Profile

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Pandora buys Ticketfly

Pandora buys Ticketfly

Today, online radio network Pandora announced a $450m aquisition of Ticketfly, one of the largest companies still able to compete with the much criticized Livenation/Ticketmaster.

It is particularly notable because Ticketfly has partnered up with a lot of smaller clubs and festivals unlike Ticketmaster which dominates the stadium market. For example, Washington DC's famous 9:30 Club, and Minneapolis' Triple Rock Social Club, are Ticketfly affiliates.

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Go Deep: "Designated" (Punknews Exclusive)

Go Deep: “Designated” (Punknews Exclusive)

Today, Punknews is pleased to debut the new tune by Go Deep!

"Designated" opens with a harsh, ambient screeching before collapsing into a modern hardcore stomp. The band flits between the driving rage of the '80s and a more modern metallic method. Listen closely and you'll hear touches of Ceremony and Paint It Black.

The track is off the band's upcoming debut LP, Influence, out November 6, 2015 via 6131 Records. Check out the new track and tour dates below.

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Say-10 Streams
Teen Agers

Teen Agers/Wolf-Face split 12-inch

Today Punknews is proud to premiere the upcoming split 12-inch from Teen Agers and Wolf-Face. The first half of the split features Orlando's Teen Agers playing their infectious brand of pop-punk, while the other half features the basketball-loving, facial-hair-growing band known as Wolf-Face. The split is out digitally on Say-10 Records on October 9, 2015. The label will also have 25 Fest-exclusive advance vinyl copies with screen-printed covers in Gainesville at the end of October. Regular vinyl will be available later this winter and can be pre-ordered here.

You can listen to the whole split now on Teen Agers' Profile

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Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain: “Sappy (demo)”

A demo version of Kurt Cobain playing "Sappy" has been released. It will be featured on the upcoming soundtrack to the Cobain documentary Montage of Heck, shown on HBO earlier this year. The original version can be found on Nirvana's 1993 contribution to the No Alternative compilation, as well as their box set of rarities, With The Lights Out .

Kurt Cobain - Montage Of Heck: The Home Recording will be released on November 13, 2015.< a>

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Xtra Mile Music
Frank Turner

Frank Turner sings “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” in Philly

Although he claims to know "nothing about baseball," Frank Turner was asked to sing the classic "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" last Thursday at a Phillies game. Decked out in a Phillies jersey, Turner took to his twitter informing his followers that "They've sat me in the @mets area wearing my own custom @Phillies Jersey. Feeling a little conspicuous."

You can check out Turner's version of the baseball classic via Instagram. Turner released Positive Songs for Negative People last August.

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