V/A – …And Out Come The Lawsuits LP (Sell The Heart Records / Lavasocks Records)

Everyone loves Rancid. I never stumbled upon a punk rocker who said he’s not into some Rancid albums. Favorite picks differ because of personal preferences, but the impact of this legendary group is notable all over the place, and it seems it even intensifies over the years. The release I would like to talk about… Read More V/A – …And Out Come The Lawsuits LP (Sell The Heart Records / Lavasocks Records)

The Rumjacks Unleashed A Brand New Single

In March 2021, The Rumjacks released their fifth studio album ‘Hestia‘, rejuvenating the bands collaborative spirit, and marking an explosive new era of energy and creative release. Hestia introduced new singer and songwriter Mike Rivkees on lead vocals, heralding a refreshing evolution for the band that connected fans old and new. The album was an unmitigated success, both critically… Read More The Rumjacks Unleashed A Brand New Single

The Blasting Room Documentary Launches Kickstarter

The Blasting Room Documentary Launches Kickstarter; Film Explores Legendary Punk Rock Studio Started By Members of Descendents/ALL. Over the last 27 years, some of the biggest names in punk music have trusted a tiny, bare-bones, space in Fort Collins, Colorado to record, mix and master their stuff. The Blasting Room, a new documentary from Static Age Productions and Kreativ… Read More The Blasting Room Documentary Launches Kickstarter

Terror Cult To Release Their Debut S/T EP On 12th November

Terror Cult release their debut “Self-Titled” EP on 12th November. Opening with Hell And Hatred, a haunting depiction of domestic violence that is delivered with ferocity and urgency. The opener is followed by Artbreeder, a jangle pop-influenced number that derails into a gargantuan wall of distortion and noise. The EP finishes with Snubnose Jesus, the… Read More Terror Cult To Release Their Debut S/T EP On 12th November

Decent Criminal – DC EP (Sell The Heart Records/Gunner Records)

Here’s another great from the Sell The Heart Records batch. This group is not a stranger to these pages, and I had a chance to review their third full-length material named Bliss. Decent Criminal is one of those groups that are constantly experimenting with the sound, shape-shifting sonic aesthetics, and delving deep into the depths… Read More Decent Criminal – DC EP (Sell The Heart Records/Gunner Records)

Geenger Records Celebrates Its 100th Release With A Prophetic S/T EP By Planeta Užasa

Geenger Records today celebrates its 100th release with a prophetic S/T EP By Planeta Užasa. The record label also stated that there’s no reason to celebrate, mainly because of the prophetic messages conveyed by this mysterious Croatian hardcore punk group. Planeta Užasa is one of the latest additions to the comprehensive collection of artists, curated… Read More Geenger Records Celebrates Its 100th Release With A Prophetic S/T EP By Planeta Užasa

Former Member Reveals A New Album Manageable Scratches

Punk rock stalwart Jason Shevchuk (Kid Dynamite, None More Black, LaGrecia) and renowned Grammy-nominated music producer and drummer Will Yip have unveiled another installment of their groovy and riffy rock outfit Former Member. Their brand new collection of melancholy melodic rock ‘n’ roll songs, appropriately titled Manageable Scratches, was released today. In addition, limited edition vinyl is now available for pre-order… Read More Former Member Reveals A New Album Manageable Scratches

Heavy Seas – Everything Breaks (Sell The Heart / Little Rocket Records / Rad Girlfriend Records)

It’s been a while since I planned to check out the Sell The Heart Records catalog, but many things were on the way. Finally, that day has come, so I picked a tremendous band for this particular occasion. As far as I am informed, Heavy Seas are a relatively new post-hardcore trio from Chicago and… Read More Heavy Seas – Everything Breaks (Sell The Heart / Little Rocket Records / Rad Girlfriend Records)

Our Darkest Days Release New Single A Sea Of Lies

Quebec City, Canada’s Our Darkest Days have delivered another new single off their upcoming album “Snakes & Ladders”, set for release digitally and on CD on November 19th via Thousand Islands Records (North America) and Lockjaw Records (UK/Europe). Vinyl will ship first half of 2022. The ferocious follow up to 2016’s ‘A Common Agony’ features lightning fast… Read More Our Darkest Days Release New Single A Sea Of Lies