Famed artist Raymond Pettibon has released a new book. It's called Raymond Pettibon: Homo Americanus: Collected Works and includes 600 drawings from across his career. Most of the pieces are never before published and many of the pieces include Pettibon's own commentary. It's out now via David Zwirner Books.Read more
Blanks 77/The Parasitix
Three Men and a Baby
Walls Of Jericho
No One Can Save You From Yourself
Underoath / Caspian
live in Boston
Hollowe'en in a Suburb and Others
Hallelujah The Hills
A Band Is Something to Figure Out
Hop Along / La Guerre
Live in Kansas City
In fact, the Slackers just released their new album. It's self titled and has a killer opening tune called "The Boss." On top of that, the Slackers are playing Punk Rock Bowling this year (We're sponsors!)
So, Punknews editor John Gentile called Ara up and asked for some bowling tips. Oh, yeah, they also covered the 5,407 bands that Ara has been in, working with THE Ari Up, and the new Slackers record.Read more
On this episode of the Punknews Podcast, Adam White, John Gentile, and Tom Trauma discuss the fact that almost half of the folks buying vinyl don't play their records. We also look at the Tidal class action lawsuit, Axl Rose fronting AC/DC, the cancelled Drive Like Jehu curated ATP festival, the first round of bands announced for Fest 15, and the upcoming Masked Intruder release.Read more
Bayside has announced their new album titled Vacancy, which will be released on August 19, 2016 via Hopeless Records. The band also will be going on a US tour with The Menzingers and Sorority Noise that is scheduled for later this summer. Bayside last released Cult in 2014.
You can see the list of tour dates below.Read more
Punktastic is currently streaming the new album by Calgary's Belvedere. The record is titled The Revenge of the Fifth and is due out May 5th, 2016 on BirdAttack (US), Effervescence (FR), Funtime (BE), No Reason, and Lockjaw Records (UK). You can click here to listen to the album. Belvedere last released Fast Forward Eats The Tape in 2004.Read more
Tiny Moving Parts is streaming a new song over at AV Club. The track is called "Common Cold" and you can click here to stream the song. They will be releasing this track on their new album called Celebrate and is due out May 20, 2016 on Triple Crown Records. The band will be touring the US and have announced European tour dates to support this new release. You can click read more to view the European tour dates. All Europe dates will be with The Fall Of Troy.Read more
Today, Punknews is pleased to debut the new song by Sunset Shipwrecks!
Sunset Shipwrecks is the new band featuring Ryan Massey and Scott Healy of American Steel, joined by Brian Miu and Sean Reilly. On "Leave Me in the Grove," the band worships at the altar of The Animals and summons some ghostly, swamp boogie-style rock and roll.
Community, the band's debut album is out May 27 and you can pre-order here. Meanwhile, hear the new song below, right now.Read more
The lineup for the 2016 KROQ Weenie Roast has been announced. The festival takes plance on May 14 at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater. Bands playing this year include Weezer, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Panic at the Disco, Garbage, The Lumineers, Cold War Kids, Fitz and the Tantrums, Mike Snow, Lukas Graham, The Strumbellas, Nothing But Thieves, Bishop, Bear Hands, and Empire of the sun.Read more
Early synth-punkers The Units have announced a re-issue of their very first EP. The release was originally released in 1979. The reissue includes a bonus download live set, recorded at the famous Deaf Club during the band's early years. It's out June 17 via FDH records. You can stream the studio tracks (but not the live set) below, right now.Read more