News: La Escalera Fest 5 Announces Complete Lineup, Releases Ticket Info

La Escalera Records Fest

San Diego’s La Escalera Records is turning five years old, and to celebrate they are hosting a three day music fest from April 15th through April 17th which spans from San Diego to Tijuana. The full lineup has now been announced and it is incredible. Bad Cop/Bad Cop, DFMK, Jon Cougar Concentration Camp, GET DEAD, Tiltwheel and Civil War Rust are just a few of the amazing bands that will be playing this year. Wristbands for the first two nights are only $18 …

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News: The Dewtons announce ‘Kill Bozy’ EP, tour dates

The Dewtons

Detroit pop punk darlings The Dewtons have announced their brand new seven-inch EP Kill Bozy will release this spring on Eccentric Pop Records. They’ll be touring around the Midwest, including a stop at Pouzza Fest, and including a hometown record release show featuring Break Anchor, Flamingo Nosebleed, St. Thomas Boys Academy and S.U.B. You can find more details on that here. Check out the full tour dates below: 2/18 | Pontiac, MI at The Pike Room w/ THE QUEERS, Matt Wixson’s Flying …

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News: After The Fall announces with North American tour with Propagandhi, Dead Bars

After the Fall

Albany melodic hardcore act After The Fall have announced North American tour dates with Canadian punk veterans Propagandhi and Seattle-based punk band Dead Bars. Tour dates: Feb. 5 | Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theatre (SOLD OUT) Feb. 6 | Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theatre Feb. 7 | Victoria, BC @ Sugar * Feb. 10 | Tacoma, WA @ Real Art ^ Feb. 11 | Bellingham, WA @ Waterfront ^ Feb. 12 | Portland, OR @ SMU Warehouse ^ Feb. 13 | Longview, …

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Premiere: The Lippies release tracklist, pre-orders for upcoming LP

The Lippies, the latest addition to the Red Scare roster, have announced the tracklist to their first and upcoming full-length album. The self-titled album will be released on March 4. The Grand Rapids, Michigan feminist pop-punk band will be touring the Worriers and The Falcon in April. Check out the below tracklist and tour dates and make sure to check back for more news on The Lippies!   TRACKLIST: 01 – As We Fall 02 – 302 03 – Walking On Fences …

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News: The Dollyrots Release New EP – ‘Mama’s Gonna Knock You Out’

* featured image by Kevin Morris Los Angeles pop punkers The Dollyrots have released a new EP today entitled Mama’s Gonna Knock You Out. The three song EP is merely a teaser for the March 11, 2016 release of their live album and DVD, Dollyrots Family Vacation: Live in the USA. To fund this upcoming release, The Dollyrots are in the midst of their 3rd crowdfunded project via PledgeMusic. The pledgers can receive exclusives such as tour guitars, video chats, backstage passes among …

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News: Scatterbox 15 year Anniversary Brings Re-Release of First Two Out of Print Albums


2016 marks the 15 year anniversary of Idaho punk band, Scatterbox. Blackhouse Records is celebrating the band’s achievement with a re-release. The long out of print first two Scatterbox releases, Run Faster, Jump Higher (their 2001 debut album), and Lipstick Stains and Shotgun Shells (a split with Spokane, WA band American Zero in 2002) are now available for the first time ever on iTunes, Google Play, and all other major digital retailers. Unearthed from the BH basement of master tapes, these have both been …

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News: Breakin’ Even Fest Announces Full Lineup

Breakin' Even Fest

Breakin’ Even Fest, a music festival located in DC, has finalized their lineup for 2016. The two day fest will be held on March 4th and 5th at Songbyrd Music House. Tickets can be purchased separately ($12 for Day 1 and $22 for Day 2) or together as a two-day pass for $27.50. They are now available now via Ticketfly. Check out the full lineup below: March 4th – Day 1 Loud Boyz Lilac Daze Collider Curse Words The Mauls March 5th – …

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Help Sonny Vincent

Sonny Vincent

* featured photo by Eric Guyot On January 3rd, 2016, an explosion ripped through an apartment complex in Barnardsville, North Carolina. Injured in the blaze were Robert Ventura, Sarah Ventura, and nine-year-old Cayden Ventura. Sarah suffered burns on 80% of her body; her son and her husband both have burns on 50% of their bodies. Cayden’s grandfather is the punk legend Sonny Vincent. On the afternoon of January 13th, Sonny put out this post asking for help (I won’t …

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