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Episode 349: Punk Rock Bowling

On episode 349 of the Punknews Podcast, Adam White, John Gentile, and Ricky Frankel take a deep dive into the upcoming Punk Rock Bowling events. We discuss the festival line-ups and club shows for the New Jersey, Las Vegas, and Denver editions of the annual punk gathering, playing some tunes from festival bands along the way. This episode we also chat about some other recent news, including the upcoming Jeff Rosenstock tour, the new Chotto Ghetto projects, and upcoming music from bands like Rancid, The Coathangers, and Sam Coffee and the Iron Lungs.

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Best Midwestern - Episode 53 - SKA BATTLE / Droughts / What Gives

Best Midwestern - Episode 53 - SKA BATTLE / Droughts / What Gives

In our first ever Best Midwestern tournament, hosts Greg Simpson and Scott Heisel pit 16 Midwest ska bands past and present against each other, bracket style! Listen to the episode and go to Challonge to see the brackets. Afterward, head to the Best Midwestern Facebook page or Twitter to vote! We also review two Chicago bands’ new albums, the long-awaited album by Droughts and the debut of the new indie rock supergroup What Gives.

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Episodes 339 & 340: Tales from the Shower

Catching up on recent episodes of the Punknews Podcast, we find Ricky Frankel joining Adam White and John Gentile for #339 and Tom Trauma in the third chair on #340. The shows touch on recent stories like the proposed Riot Fest Dead Kennedys reunion which of course didn't happen, the Montebello Rock Fest in Quebec, HR's brain surgery, the Joe Strummer live record, and new music from Dead Milkmen and At The Drive-In. Also: Tom's fashion report from a Dropkick Murphys show and Adam's half-baked theory on jukebox punk.

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