We are happy to bring to you a Punknews exclusive premiere of Montreal Canada's These Fast Times new music video called "Jealousy". The track is off of the bands first self-titled EP. These Fast Times contain members of W!NSLOW. The band is set to record the record their full-length record this fall so be on the lookout for more from These Fast Times in the future. You can click here to grab a copy of their self-titled EP.Read more
We are super stoked to bring to you the new music video for Canada's Brutal Youth's song The King. The song is featured on their new album titled Sanguine. Sanguine is due out September 23, 2016 on Stomp Records. You can click here to pre-order the new album. The band released Bottoming Out in 2015.Read more
We are pleased to bring you a Punknews Exclusive premier of Toronto's Brutal Youth's lyric video for their song "Thick As Thieves". The track is taken from their third full length album titled Sanguine and is due out September 23, 2016 on Stomp Records. You can pre-order the new album digitally by clicking here. Brutal Youth released Bottoming Out in 2015.Read more
Punknews is excited to premier Brogues's video for the track "Cruel World." The song is off the band's new album Heart And Song, which was released on May 20, 2016 via Paper and Plastick. Brogues was originally Shawn Gardiner's (ex-Morning Glory) solo project, but it eventually expanded into a full band after reuniting with Early Gates (also ex-Morning Glory, Regressives, WWIX). The band will be playing a free show at the Knitting Factory in New York on July 16, 2016. Check out Heart And Song here.
You can read a blurb from the band and watch the video below. Photo Credit: Joseph ZwielichRead more
We are super happy to bring to you the latest music video for Brooklyn based Couple Hundo. The song is called "Prescription Sunglasses". The track is taken from their self-released EP titled Have A Great Summer. The band would describe themselves by saying:
"I'd say we're going for a Leatherface covered by Archers of Loaf sound. Three guys that have been in bands around Long Island and Brooklyn for a long time. And one girl from Philadelphia that plays in a bunch of things now."
You can click here to pick up their debut EP on blue vinyl.Read more
Today, Punknews is pleased to debut “Hang the Moon,” a new video from SF post-hardcore punks Cables & Arms!
"Hang the Moon" is moodily melodic, the video portraying an anxious Promethean struggle with a sound that is a complimentary nod to the melodic hardcore scene of the late '00s, but all grown up.
“Hang the Moon” is featured on Cables & Arms’ debut album, Framing Defeat for the Critical Eye, out now via Wiretap Records. You can check out the video below, and pick up a copy of Framing Defeat for the Critical Eye on white vinyl here.
Today, Punknews is pleased to debut the new video by Space Raft!
"Paper Airplanes" is a trippy little number that borrows from Britpop, garage rock, and glam. The video is suitably weird, featuring a 1950s spaceman traversing a weird landscape just as the band traverses those early LSD influenced genres. At once, the song is innocent and weathered, saluting and tearing down the culture that would eventually give rise to Elton, Lou, and David.
The song is off their recently released single out now via Dusty Medical Records. They'll have a full length called Rubicon out soon. Check out the new video below, right now.Read more
Today, Punknews is very excited to debut the latest weird and wacky video by Crazy and the Brains!
"Good Boy," which is named after the band's tune of the same name, is one part philosophy lesson, one part slam poetry, one part documentary about the band's venue The Fun House, and one part music video. It is trippy in the best possible way.Read more
Punknews is excited to premiere Braver's music video for their track "Metal Roads," which is off their new full-length Torpor . The album was released digitally last month, and you can check it out here. Physical copies will be available soon via Bloated Kat and Do What? Records.
You can read a blurb from the band and watch the video below.Read more
Today, Punknews is THRILLED to debut the new video by Crazy and the Brains.
Now, get this, it's a cover of Drake's latest tune, "Hotline Bling." Now get this, the garage-pop-punkers twist the song into a sort of funky samba. And get this. It is awesome.
The video is being released to celebrate the band's upcoming EP, Brain Freeze, which is out this month via Baldy Longhair Records. You can check out the video below along with the band's upcoming shows.Read more
Today, Punknew is presenting a clip from Rebel Scum, the DVD which chronicles the trials and tribulations of Knoxville's The Dirty Works.
Not so much a history of the band as a study in self-destructive behavior, the film follows the band as they collapse under the weight of depression and drug usage. Producer Francis Percarpio spoke to Punknews about the film:
"This scene took place after Christopher Scum went off on an alcoholic bender following an altercation with The Dirty Works' drummer (and fellow alpha male) Bernard. Some how he wound up in a dive motel that had, coincidentally, served as our headquarters/crash pad while shooting in Knoxville. We managed to help Christopher vacate the premises mere minutes before the police arrived to arrest him."
The video is out November 24 and you can pre-order here. You can see a clip from the film below, but beware, it is not for the faint-of-heart.Read more
Punknews is very proud to debut the new video by War On Women.
"Say It," which is off the band's fantastic self-titled album, deals with the important topic of sexual assault. Frontwoman Shawna Potter spoke to Punknews about the video:
"For this video we wanted to highlight the work of The Monument Quilt Project, which is based in our hometown of Baltimore, as well as give local survivors of sexual assault and rape an opportunity to sing along with us, without shame or stigma.
Shooting this video was an incredibly moving experience for everyone in the band. We know that not all victims have the opportunity to speak out about their experiences, or are shamed when they do. For people who are ready to speak out, or need to, we hope this song can be a safe way to say 'I was raped' out loud. You're not alone."
The album is out now on Bridge Nine Records and you can check out the video below.Read more
Punknews is absolutely thrilled to debut the new video by Crazy and the Brains.
In case you didn't know, Crazy and the Brains are fivedudes that make spastic, wild, wacky, punk that sometimes dips into surprisingly dark waters. They also have a xylophone in the band and it is great. The video for "Syreita" opens with frontman Chris Urban getting a glass bottle smashed in his face and then somehow segues to ski-masked ballet dancers storming a rooftop party. That is the perfect visualization for this band's music.Read more
Today, Punknews is pleased to debut the new song by Pyro, Ohio. We've got the lyric video for "The Genie Should Stay in the Bottle." The band stated:
"'The Genie Should Stay in the Bottle' is one of our most diverse songs to this point. Its a good representation of the direction of the rest of the album in terms of being more focused and even more emotional than our EP."
You can check out the video below and pre-order here.Read more
Today, Punknews is excited to debut the new song by Rubikon.
Mastodon and Torche may have made thundering heavy metal cool again (thankfully), but, little did people know, Rubikon has been paying tribute to the almighty southern riff since 2000. On "Vipers," the band takes a firm grasp of classic '70s metal and drags it into the current day. Propelled by a swinging chords and stomping drums, the tune gives slight nods to ZZ Top, Nazareth and Sabbath. If you wear a denim vest with the sleeves cut off, you will dig this.
The tune is off the band's upcoming album, Delta, out August 21. You can pre-order here. Meanwhile, you can hear the new tune below.Read more