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: Photo Credit: John Paul Allen / PunkWorldViews.com
- Jello Biafra and the Descendents covered "Police Truck" by the Dead Kennedys.
- The Re-Volts announced a 7-inch.
- Choking Victim is working on a live album.
- Killswitch Engage got signed to Metal Blade Records.
- The documentaryTurn It Around and its soundtrack will be getting released.
- Photographer Stephen McGill took some pictures at Rozwell Kids' recent show.
- Thrice signed to Epitaph Records and released a video.
- Against Me! announced a tour.
- The Dirty Nil announced a new album and released a new song.
- Unfortunately, Anthony Bourdain passed away.
- The Flatliners announced a new 7-inch and released a song.
- Staffer Mike Musilli interviewed members of Discourage.
And so ends another wonderful week for the Punknews community. Tonight let’s just kick back, maybe break out the drinks, gather around the digital bonfire and talk. Maybe you saw (or will see) an awesome show, found a great new band, or chat about anything else you would like. We leave it to you, the always respectful and courteous readers and commenters. See you way too bright and early on Monday morning.
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