Tuesday 16 December 2014

Green Day and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts to be inducted into the Hall of Fame

Green Day have been announced as one of six acts to be inducted into the legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Bands only become eligible for the accolade 25 years after their first single, with only a very small selection being inducted that very year. Green Day are now celebrating this...

Monday 15 December 2014

The Movielife are back

The Movielife have reformed. The melodic punks who disbanded in 2003 following the release of 'Forty Hour Train Back To Penn' have announced a reunion show on the 6th February in New York. The band, featuring I Am The Avalanche's Vinnie Caruana and Brandon Reilly who went on to form Nightmare...

Thursday 4 December 2014

&U&I release mini in-studio documentary

Birmingham alt-rock trio &U&I have revealed a mini documentary detailing the recording of their new 4 track EP, 'Merci'. The EP will be released via Baby Snakes Records, with the date yet to be confirmed. 'Merci' follows 2011's brilliant 'Light Bearer'. ...

Tooth & Nail records release ‘No New Kinda Story’ Documentary

Tooth & Nail Records have released a documentary 'No New Kinda Story' which looks back at the past 20 years of the label. Tooth & Nail has been home to numerous success stories in its time, and released records by Underoath, MxPx, Anberlin, August Burns Red and many more. 'No New Kinda...

Modern Baseball perform acoustic Punks In Vegas session

Modern Baseball recently stripped back two of their tracks for an acoustic Punks In Vegas session. The band played 'Going To Bed Now' and 'Fine, Great' from their critically acclaimed album 'You're Gonna Miss It All' which was released earlier this year via Run For Cover Records. Check out the...

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Marmozets perform five track session for Audiotree

Yorkshire up-and-comers Marmozets stopped off at Audiotree whilst on their state-side tour to record a five track session. The band performed 'Born Young And Free', 'Why Do You Hate Me', 'Captivate You', 'Hit The Wave' and 'Move, Shake, Hide'. Watch the neigh on 30 minutes of wonder below,...

Monday 1 December 2014

The Xcerts perform acoustic version of ‘Pop Song’ on the beach

Murray Macleod, vocalist and guitarist of Scottish distorted pop trio The Xcerts, performed an acoustic version of recent single, 'Pop Song' on the beach in Findhorn, Scotland. The track is taken from their recent third full-length, 'There Is Only You'. ...

Watch We Are The Ocean cover London Grammar

We Are The Ocean recently visited BBC Radio 1 for a Live Lounge Session, at which they performed a stripped back orchestral version of their recent comeback single, 'Ark', and a cover of London Grammar's 'Hey Now'. The version sees We Are The Ocean demonstrate their improved musical prowess,...

Friday 28 November 2014

Watch Barely perform ‘Spring’ acoustically

Barely, the beautiful and highly recommended solo side-project by drummer Pete Reisner of Max Raptor, has released an acoustic performance of 'Spring'. The track is taken from Barely's debut EP, 'Whitewood' - available to stream in full via BandCamp. ...

Thursday 27 November 2014

‘A Fat Wreck’ Release Third Teaser for Upcoming Punk-U-Mentary

Teaser 3 has been released for the documentary centered on Fat Wreck Chords. The project exceeded 400% of its original goal on Indiegogo and features interviews from Against Me!, Foo Fighters and Fat Mike himself. It'll be out soon. Check out the trailer below, and our massive feature on the...

From Autumn to rising from the Ashes

From Autumn To Ashes are back! The band announced their return via Facebook last night, having initially started their indefinite hiatus in 2008. "Here you go. a LITTLE bit early. We'll be playing at Amnesia Rockfest this June in Montebello Canada. Us and Refused are the only two bands...

Atlas Losing Grip part ways with vocalist ahead of album release

Rodrigo, the vocalist of Swedish punks Atlas Losing Grip, has parted ways with the band ahead of the release of new album, 'Currents'. "Rodrigo is no longer a part of ALG since a couple of weeks back," the band announced. "We decided to part ways after long discussions back and forth about...

Thursday 20 November 2014

Every Time I Read: Buckley to release novel

Every Time I Die frontman Keith Buckley has written a novel, set to be released via Rare Bird Books in the near future. "Known as the vocalist and lyricist for the critically acclaimed punk rock act Every Time I Die, which has sold hundreds of thousands of records worldwide and amassed a...

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Big Scary Monsters offering free compilation

If a picture of a kangaroo chilling out, maxing, relaxing all cool wasn't enough to attract you to the new Big Scary Monsters compilation, how about tracks by the likes of Guerrilla Monsoon, Creeper and Solemn Sun. The label are offering the nine-track compilation free of charge to those...

Sunday 16 November 2014

Hayley Williams to be awarded with Billboard Trailblazer Award

Paremore's Hayley Williams will be receiving the 'Trailblazer' Award at this year's Billboard Women In Music Awards. Williams will be honoured for breaking conventions at the ceremony on the 12th December 2014 in New York City. It marks the first time the Trailblazer Award has been handed...

Wednesday 12 November 2014

Become a Gig Buddy for music lovers with learning disabilities

Last weekend, The Guardian ran a comprehensive article introducing the world to Gig Buddies, a scheme set up by Paul Richards of Heavy Load aimed at pairing up those with learning disabilities and those without to attend a range of music events across the country. Richards noted that these...

Major League post Audiotree session

Major League have posted their recent Audiotree session. This follows on from the band releasing their fantastic album 'There's Nothing Wrong With Me' earlier this month via No Sleep Records. Check the video for the session out below. ...

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Allison Weiss looking for support after car crash

The absolutely awesome Allison Weiss and her touring band have been involved in a car accident stateside. With medical care coming at a price in the US, and the band losing valuable equipment - including their touring vehicle - Weiss has reached out for support from her fans. Donations can...

Stray From The Path take a break from touring

Long Island alternative hardcore four-piece Stray From The Path are taking a break from their hectic tour schedule, dropping out of their scheduled dates with Emmure and The Acacia Strain. In a statement on their Facebook page the band laid their troubles bare, hinting at physical and...

The Postal Service post live video of ‘Nothing Better’

With their upcoming documentary 'Everything Will Change' on the horizon, The Postal Service have posted a live clip of 'Nothing Better'. The footage is taken from the live performance that is included in the documentary. 'Everything Will Change' is due for release on November 24th via Sub Pop,...

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