Austrian garage pop-punk quartet Baits announce they will be releasing a new single called Who Are You on August 5th via Noise Appeal Records. The group recently released Bring Your Friends cassette on the beforementioned record label. Keep your eyes peeled! Pre-save the single HERE In the meantime, listen to the Bring Your Friends EP.
Mugger is an Austin, Texas-based band consisting of Anna Troxell (ex-Creepoid), drummer Patrick Troxell (Creepoid), and members of The Well, Radioactivity, and TVs. On their recently released demo, Mugger combines the ferocity of hardcore punk, abrasiveness of garage punk, and post-punk ambiance. You can check out the demo below.
Respected guitarist and rock ‘n’ roll survivor Michael Purkhiser (The Action, The Walking Clampetts) has unveiled a collection of surftrack songs from his studio project 3-D that’s a tribute to his big brother Erick Lee Purkhiser AKA Lux Interior of legendary horror-punk band THE CRAMPS. “He was the one that introduced me to music,” Michael Purkhiser tells his hometown newspaper the Akron Beacon… Read More 3-D Released Recordings From 1997 Featuring Rare Unseen Artwork By Lux Interior Of The Cramps
Aussie punk trio The Chats release a new single/video, “I’ve Been Drunk in Every Pub in Brisbane,” from their new album, GET FUCKED, out August 19th on Bargain Bin Records. Clocking in at just 89 seconds, the rip-roaring track is an entirely unironic celebration of frontman Eamon Sandwith’s first year or two in his new home city. The accompanying video… Read More The Chats Release Video For I’ve Been Drunk In Every Pub In Brisbane
After being blown away by their debut album, I awaited this weekend with anticipation to thoroughly listen to Twin Cities Breakdown, a recently released full-length by superb Ramonescore duo New Rocket Union. For those who missed my previous review about their self-titled debut, I can only advise you to stop wasting time and immediately check… Read More New Rocket Union – Twin Cities Breakdown LP
Yesterday, a package from Minneapolis arrived at our headquarters. I immediately knew what was inside, so I quickly scheduled a review for today. It’s been a while since this band wrote me an email, but I vividly remember their music knocking me off the chair. I was blown away by their energy, considering there are… Read More New Rocket Union – S/T LP
Today, we have a unique band on our pages. Straight from Phoenix, AZ, come Afterbirth Cartoons, a sardonic beat punk rock trio inspired by the cartoons that were popular during the nineties. So, if you grew up watching cartoons on Nickelodeon or Cartoon Network, this band might be right up your alley. Afterbirth Cartoons recently… Read More Afterbirth Cartoons – Sick Day CD
Now it’s time for some more Pirates Press releases. There’s no way you’ve been into punk rock for years without stumbling upon Suzi Moon. She is known for being a member of the Civet, LA Machina, Turbulent Hearts, and most recently, her solo music career. I had a chance to review her debut Call The… Read More Suzi Moon – Animal 12″ EP (Pirates Press Records)
Here’s another outstanding record from a recent batch sent by the French record label Eternalis Records. After some heavy, abrasive, energetic tones by Fenris Fuzz, it’s time to slow down the pace a little bit with some proper melodic punk rock. However, this is not a melodic punk rock you could expect nowadays. Quite the… Read More Young Harts – Truth Fades LP (Various Labels)
It’s been a while since we heard some news from Error_2020, but that was because they were writing, composing, producing their new material. I have to admit that’s probably the best technic for publishing music. You remain silent until you have something to say, and bam, serve it to the crowd. Since its debut EP,… Read More Error_2020 – Mars EP (Geenger Records)
What started as a releasing platform for a couple of local bands from Barry, Ontario, Canada, became a phenomenon rarely seen on a global punk rock scene. The cassettes are still desirable sound carriers among punk rockers, and the sold-out titles at Tarantula Tapes are living proof of my statement. What blows my mind over… Read More Tarantula Tapes Presents: Tracknaphobia Vol. 1. (Tarantula Tapes)
I have to admit that I waited for this particular release with so much anticipation. When you hear names like Jason Cutthroat, Donny Paycheck, and Mike Watt on the same bill, you immediately know things can’t go better than this. Therefore, I was more than interested in reviewing their latest full-length album right after Hound… Read More The Cutthroat Brothers And Mike Watt – Devil In Berlin CD (Hound Gawd! Records)