Punknews is excited to premiere a new song by Lucy and the Rats. The song "Pinch Myself" is from their new album Got Lucky which will be released on July 3rd. The LP will be released via Stardumb Records and Surfin' Ki, while the CD will be released on Dirty Water Records. The album is available for pre-order here. See below to check out the single.
We would like to present to you another installment of our Women In Music series. Today's post is from Whitney of Days N’ Daze. Every Friday in the month of June and July, we will bring to you a new video recording of a super rad lady in this scene performing a few songs. In these video Whitney performs two Days N' Daze tracks, "Fate of a Coward" and "Anchor" and two of her solo songs, "Emma" and "Trauma Bond", see below. Days N' Daze released Show Me The Blueprints through Fat Wreck Chords in May 2020.
This series is brought to you in collaboration with the lovely Melanie Kaye of Melanie Kaye PR.
We would like to present to you a brand new series of posts, working in collaboration with Melanie Kaye PR, we bring to you our Women In Music series. Today's post is from Fay Fife of The Rezillos. We are premiering a brand new music video from the legendary punk front woman's new project under the The Countess of Fife name. The track is called "2nd Fiddle", see below. Every Friday in the month of June and July (series has been extended), we will bring to you a new video recording of a super rad lady in this scene performing a few songs. See below to view the performance.
The Countess of Fife recently released a live album called The Countess of Fife - Live and have been performing while in quarantine over their Facebook page.
We would like to present to you a brand new series of posts, working in collaboration with Melanie Kaye PR, we bring to you our Women In Music series. Today's post is from soul-punk duo The BellRays. Every Friday in the month of June, we will bring to you a new video recording of a super rad lady in this scene performing a few songs. In this video Lisa and Bob performs a few songs from their extensive catalogue. See below to view the performance.
The dynamic duo have been performing on Facebook on Tuesday's and Thursday's every week at 11 am PST as apart of their Tuesday and Thursday Rock Show, on Instagram live 5 days a week at noon PST and on Wednesday's and Friday's at 6 pm PST for their Cover Stories series.
They will also be on an extensive tour with Slim Cessna’s Auto Club Spring 2021, see below.
We are pleased to bring to you a Punknews exclusive premiere of Lost Like Lions new EP, titled The Devil That You Know, see below. After a quick hiatus starting in 2015, the Buffalo, NY based band is back and have spent the last year and a half writing and working on this small collection of 3 songs that has some Midwestern emo vibes. The full EP will be out tomorrow, but you can listen to it in full below.
We would like to present to you a brand new series of posts, working in collaboration with Melanie Kaye PR, we bring to you our Women In Music series. Today's first post is from Brenna of The Last Gang. Every Friday in the month of June, we will bring to you a new video recording of a super rad lady in this scene performing a few songs. In this video Brenna performs two tracks, "Believe In The Poet" and "Blood Drunk" from The Last Gang's 2018 release Keep Them Counting . See below.
The band is selling their "Smash" tee shirt to help out a small business struggling due to the Covid crisis and all the profits made from the sale of the shirt will go to the ACLU to help in the fight to protect American civil liberties. Click here.
Philadelphia based shoegaze band Nothing released George. The 4 song release is a Part Time Punk session recorded in Los Angeles in December 7, 2019. The release is available free with a pay what you want option. 100% of the sales of this release will go directly to Act Blues Community Bail Out.
Today, we are pleased to bring to you a Punknews Exclusive premiere for Ohio based singer-songwriter In Winds. Daniel Amaro aka In Winds is releasing his brand new EP, Everything Will Be OK tomorrow though Manic Kat Records and we have the exclusive stream for you right here a day early. The project has been compared to the likes of City and Colour and This Wild Life. See below to check it out and read a quote from Daniel.
Pay For Pain releases a new track over at BrooklynVegan. The track is called "Gatekeeper" and it will be released on June 5th, 2020 though Dark Medicine. The band contains a memeber of Wicca Phase Spring Eternal and ex-members of Tigers Jaw. See below to check out the track.
Maxwell Stern of Signals Midwest collaborated with some notable punks in Ratboys, Modern Baseball, Into it. Over it and more to create a John Prine inspired track called "Tying Airplanes To The Ground". The track was written by Stern a day after Prine's death and the collaborative process was conducted while in quarantine. The proceeds from he sales of the track will go towards National Independent Venue Association (NIVA). See below to check out the track.
Upstate NY's based rock band Self Defense Family released another round of newly unearthed tracks. This time they have announced Make Me A Pallet Fire On Your Floor b/w Local Clerics, as a 7-inch through Run For Cover Records. These tracks were recorded while on tour in Australia a few years back by Neil Thomason at Headgap Studios. The band's portion of the sales of the record is going to the COVID-19 Victorian First Nations Mutual Aid Fund. See below to check out the tracks.
Self Defense Family have released a two song EP titled Long Island through Brooklyn's Iron Pier. These two songs were recorded in a Long Island basement roughly around 6 years ago. Have been long forgotten and was found recently on an old hard drive. Procedes from the sale of this EP will go to benefit Indigenous Mutual Aid networks of western New Mexico. See below to check out the EP.
The Mariachi alter-ego of The Bronx, Mariachi El Bronx has announced he release of a double LP, titled Música Muerta, Vol 1 and Vol 2. The release contains 25 total tracks, including 10 unreleased songs, demos, TV themes, live sessions, and a few covers. See below to check out Volume 1 and 2.