News: Rushmore streams split with Handsome Scoundrels, announce shows

Orlando, Florida punk act Rushmore are streaming their split with Mobile, Alabama punkers, Handsome Scoundrels. They have also announced a few local shows. You can stream the split, purchase it and view the tour dates below. RushmoreFL/The Handsome Scoundrels by RushmoreFL/The Handsome Scoundrels Tour dates: Jan. 28 |  New Smyrna | Casey’s Bar and Upper Deck Restaurant Jan. 30 | St. Augustine | Shanghai Nobby’s Jan. 33 | Jacksonville | Shantytown Pub The split was released on Jan. 27 through Doctor and Mechanic …

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News: Tim Armstrong To Appear On New X-Files Episode


* featured image by Jame Cabre No, this is not a headline from The Hard Times. This is apparently real life. It seems that the Rancid front man has decided to expand his laundry list of credentials to now include acting on a nationally broadcast and highly beloved TV series. Tim Armstrong will be playing the part of “Trashman” in the 4th episode of the X-Files reboot. This episode is set to air on February 8th, 2016. This is not the first time …

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News: Western Settings Signs to Creator-Destructor Records, Streams New Song

Western Settings

San Diego’s Western Settings announced yesterday that they have signed to Creator-Destructor Records.  With the label’s help, the band’s much anticipated upcoming EP, Old Pain, will be released in April 2016. Old Pain features six tracks of catchy yet gruff San Diego punk in the same vein as heard on the band’s early 2015 release Yes, It Is. The EP was produced by Tyson “Chicken” Annicharico of Dead To Me. The official pre-order for Old Pain will be launched within the upcoming weeks, so stay …

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News: The Falcon announces new album, tour dates

The Falcon

* featured photo from Patrick Houdek Chicago supergroup The Falcon are back with a brand new full-length and a fresh set of tour dates. Gather Up The Chaps is the band’s second album and follows up 2006’s Unicornography. The four-piece features Brendan Kelly and Neil Hennessy (The Lawrence Arms), Dan Andriano (Alkaline Trio) and Dave Hause (The Loved Ones). The band will be hitting the road with The Lippies, The Scandals and Worriers this March and April. Tour dates: 3/31 …

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News: The Run Up announces U.K. tour dates

The Run Up

Bristol, U.K. punk act,The Run Up, have announced U.K. tour dates. You can check out the tour dates and locations below: 21.01.2016 Red Lion, Bristol 23.01.2016 The Junction, Plymouth 26.01.2016 The Stag & Hounds, Bristol 12.02.2016 Mothers Ruin, Bristol 13.02.2016 The Black Horse, Yeovil Scared of Everything came out on Dec. 8 through Paper + Plastick. One hundred percent of the proceeds go to charity. Go grab a copy of the EP here.   onTheWeb: The Run Up Facebook | The …

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Video: The Right Here – “Leaving for a Reason”

The Right Here

Minneapolis twangy-punk band, The Right Here, have released a music video for “Leaving for a Reason” off of their new album, Stick to the Plan, which is set to be released early spring 2016 on Throwing Things Records. The album was recorded and mixed by Andy Mathison (Class of 86, Paper & Plastick) at Immortal Audio in Minneapolis. The video is a mix of footage from the recording, a live show in Minneapolis, and their recent northern Minnesota getaway. The …

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News: The Coathangers Announce Pre-Order For New Album

The Coathangers

Atlanta based trio The Coathangers have announced the pre-order details for their new album Nosebleed Weekend. The LP will be released on April 15th, 2016 through Suicide Squeeze Records. The pre-orders will ship on April 4. The first 150 customers that order the LP on vinyl will receive a “Nosebleed Weekend” first-aid kit. The custom first-aid kit includes: autographed surgical mask, tampon, condom, button, scratch and sniff sticker, lollipop and custom band-aid dispenser. The band has also released a new track off …

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News: PEARS announce ‘Green Star’ out April 1


*featured photo from Patrick Houdek Photography New Orleans hardcore punk PEARS have announced details surrounding their sophomore album, Green Star through Fat Wreck Chords. Green Star follows up the band’s 2015 EP Letters to Memaw and their 2014 debut full length, Go To Prison. The 16-track album was engineered by A Wilhelm Scream’s Mike Supina and produced by James Whitten. Vocalist Zach Quinn said the new record was procedurally new for the band in a recent press release from Fat. “The …

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