Lauren Mills

Lauren Mills

NEWS EDITOR
EMAIL: lauren@fortheloveofpunk.com
LOCATION:  Currently being held hostage in Port St. John, FL

BIO: Johnny Wilson’s protégé in progress. I’m the little punk engine that could. Coo coo ca choo!

News: The Jukebox Romantics announce U.S. tour dates

The Jukebox Romantics

New York punks The Jukebox Romantics have announced 2017 U.S. tour dates. You can check out the tour dates and locations below. TOUR DATES: 3/08 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Loft 3/09 Falls Church, VA – VFW Post 9274 3/10 Wilmington, NC – House Show 3/11 Jacksonville, FL – Rain Dogs 3/12 Margate, FL – Inkwell Pub 3/13 Orlando, FL – TBD 3/14 Gainesville, FL – TBD 3/15 Mobile, AL – Alchemy Tavern 3/16 Houston, TX – Satellite Bar 3/17 Victoria, …

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Stream: Benefit compilation for Planned Parenthood ‘Mixtape Volume Two’ (After The Fall, Cold Wrecks, The Fake Boys)

Kevin Bogart of the Boston punk act Trophy Lungs, has put together a charity compilation for Planned Parenthood. The compilation features 50 bands including !ATTENTION!, After The Fall, Angus (formally Christopher Leaf), Austeros, Bad Boys Club, Bong Mountain, Brickfight, Choke Up, City Limits, Cold Wrecks, Costanza, Crippled Earn, Devon Kay and The Solutions, Diablogato, Fuck You Idiot, Great Lakes USA, Hard Pass, Honah Lee, Hospital Beds, Jeff Rowe, Jon Creeden & The Flying Hellfish, Kevin Bogart, Loser’s Circle, Make War, …

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Tours: Western Settings Announce West Coast Tour with Castoff and Problem Daughter

Western Settings

San Diego punk act Western Settings, have announced a short run of West Coast tour dates with Castoff  and Salt Lake City’s Problem Daughter. You can check out the tour dates and locations below. TOUR DATES: February 15 – San Diego, CA at The Tower Bar February 16 – Sacramento, CA at The Press Club February 17 – Grants Pass, OR at G Street Bar * February 18 – Seattle, WA at The Kraken Bar & Lounge * February 19 – …

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Stream: Goddamnit – “Steady Diet of Sugar”

Goddamnit

Philly punk act Goddamnit are streaming a new song called “Steady Diet of Sugar” off their upcoming album I’m Not Okay, I’ll Never Be The Same. Here’s what vocalist/guitarist Arik Victor had to say about the song: “Some people hide behind a fake personality or lots of makeup, pretend to be happy, sweet and make sure everyone likes them.  That’s not exactly a healthy way to live…like a steady diet of sugar.“ Stream “Steady Diet of Sugar” below: I’ll Never …

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The Flatliners streaming new song “Human Party Trick,” announce tour dates

The Flatliners

Toronto punk act The Flatliners have announced that they will release their upcoming album ‘Inviting Light’ on April 7th through Rise Records. They are streaming a new song called “Human Party Trick” on Youtube. The Flatliners have announced tour dates with Weezer and The Menzingers this spring. Stream “Human Party Trick” below: North American Tour Dates with Weezer: 3.31.2017 – Saskatoon – Sasktel Centre 4.02.2017 – Winnipeg – MTS Centre 4.04.2017 – Edmonton – Shaw Conference Centre 4.05.2017 – Calgary – …

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News: The Dirty Nil announce ‘Minimum R&B’ compilation, announce Canadian tour

The Dirty Nil

Dundas, Ontario punk act, The Dirty Nil, will release a compilation called Minimum R&B on April 28 through Dine Alone/Fat Wreck Chords. The record features a collection of 7-inch singles, the band’s Smite EP and one previously unreleased track. The Dirty Nil have announced Canadian tour dates with Billy Talent and Monster Truck. TOUR DATES: 02/16 Abbotsford, BC – Abbotsford Centre* 02/18 Calgary, AB – Grey Eagle Event Centre* 02/21 Edmonton, AB – Shaw Conference Centre* 02/22 Regina, SK – …

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News: Punk Rock Bowling 2017 announce daily line-up (Iggy Pop, Bad Religion, Cock Sparrer)

Punk Rock Bowling 2017 Header

Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival has announced their 2017 line-up of day shows. The festival will take place on May 27-29, 2017 and will feature Iggy Pop, Bad Religion, Cock Sparrer and much more. You can see the full line-up below: 19TH ANNUAL PUNK ROCK BOWLING & MUSIC FESTIVAL May 27-29, 2017 Downtown Las Vegas Event Center 200 S 3rd St, Las Vegas, NV 89101 Iggy Pop Bad Religion Cock Sparrer (UK) Pennywise FIDLAR Me First & The Gimme …

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Stream: The Chinchees – “Hey Boy”

The Chinchees

Minnesota’s The Chinchees, are streaming a new song called “Hey Boy” off their upcoming self-titled record. Here’s what the band had to say about the song: “The song deals with moving from small towns into the nightmarish hellscape which is suburban sprawl. In this case moving from Northern Minnesota to the suburbs of Minneapolis as a kid, but really it can be any suburb anywhere. I think we all know the drudgery of the dull sprawling parking lots and chain …

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