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Events: Shot Baker Reunion with original lineup at Cobra Lounge in Chicago

Shot Baker

That’s right folks, Chicago’s Riot Fest Presents will be hosting the incredible return / reunion of Shot Baker original lineup at the Cobra Lounge with Milwaukee’s Avenues and Chicago’s own Shots Fired Shots Fired. The show will be on May 20th, 2017 and tickets are already available. RSVP, scoop up those tickets and above all don’t miss this. If you’re not aware of Shot Baker, I have to be honest, they are a band that kinda says it all in …

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Song Premiere: Castoff – “Constellations,” lyric video

Castoff

San Diego based punk band, Castoff, has given us the honor of premiering their brand new song / lyric video “Contellations.” The song has not been released and is the product of a session that stemmed from a line up change and fresh inspiration that comes with new input. We’ll let Castoff themselves explain below… “Late last year we brought on new drummer Dylan Wade (The Bombpops) and bass player Brad Morgan (DC Fallout) and began writing. We went into the …

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Premiere: Don’t Panic Fest (Denver) Compilation for Girls Rock Charity

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Don’t Panic Fest founder Damian Burford has decided to pull together a compilation for a pay-what-you-want download in order to get money for the Girls Rock Denver Charity. We were lucky enough to get the premiere of that stream and encourage everyone to donate to this amazing cause. About the compilation: “Those of us at Don’t Panic Fest love the work that GIRLS ROCK DENVER have been doing! Girls Rock work to empower young women with the power of Rock …

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News: The Bigger Empty sign to La Escalera Records

La Escalera Records have today announced they have added Chicago’s The Bigger Empty to their growing family. The plan so far is to release a collection of four EPs titled Lakes & Oceans. They’ll be kicking off the series with Lakes & Oceans Vol 1 : Michigan which is set for a February 24th release. A new volume will be released quarterly throughout 2017. Mike Felumlee had this to say about the releases: “The overall theme of this project is about …

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Contest: Win tickets to Screeching Weasel, The Dickies, Potato Pirates and Three Dollar Knife Fights in Denver

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* featured photo by Patrick Houdek Well, might as well put a nice little topper on your strangely sunny and warm (Winter?) Friday in Denver! AEG Live Rocky Mountains and For the Love of Punk have teamed up once again to give you a chance to go to Screeching Weasel, The Dickies, Potato Pirates and Three Dollar Knife Fights for FREE!!! As if the lineup isn’t worth the price of admission anyway (holy shit, legends, all of them), you’ll have …

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