To celebrate the 50th anniversary of COCK SPARRER, Pirates Press Records has made available a special edition pressing of all 7 Cock Sparrer LPs. These records are completely remastered from the original 1/4″ analogue tapes by James Bragg and housed in a special jacket printed on brushed gold foil-laminated stock. Together, they encapsulate a half-century of… Read More Pirates Press Records Announces Cock Sparrer 50th Anniversary Vinyl Collection
Sometimes starting the working week may seem annoying, and this particular Monday undoubtedly demands some angry, pissed, energetic punk rock music. This release arrived a couple of days ago, but I purposely scheduled this post for today, so you can start your week with some powerful streetpunk songs. Chaos Is Order is a recent full-length… Read More Bad Nasty – Chaos Is Order CD
Today we have a fresh release from Demons Run Amok Entertainment. I recently wrote some reviews for a couple of their releases, but if you somehow missed it, I highly advise you to check out their catalog if you’re looking for some outstanding streetpunk, hardcore, and metal music. Old Rats On A New Ship is… Read More Bent Out Of Shape – Old Rats On A New Ship LP (Demons Run Amok Entertainment)
I recently got an email from a Canadian band that sounded very promising, but no one could prepare me for what was about to come. These guys burst with tremendous experience right from the start, and considering this is their debut, they probably spent some time rehearsing, gigging, and touring with other bands before. [ASS]… Read More [ASS] [ASS] [INS] – Underneath CS
Here’s one from a Demons Run Amok Entertainment batch that recently arrived at our headquarters. I was pleasantly surprised when I opened the package and stumbled upon this repress. In less than a decade, Grade 2 came a long way from a local act to a band with worldwide recognition. Their tireless touring routine, sense… Read More Grade 2 – Break The Routine LP (Demons Run Amok Entertainment)
PUNKS LISTEN is the third in a series of ‘benefit books’ from the Hope Collective, Dublin’s punk/Do-It-Yourself Collective. It is now available for pre-order, shipping week starting 9th October, direct from the Hope Collective, or here from Earth Island Books online store. It is designed to raise funds for the Red Cross Ukraine Refugee appeal.… Read More Punks Listen By Hope Collective
Isle of Wight streetpunk trio Grade 2 has released a new video for Doing Time. The song is a standalone single released by Hellcat Records. You can check out the video below.
It’s been a while since I heard anything about Flowers In Concrete. I had a chance to review their split LP with Dim Prospect, which immediately knocked my socks off. I instantly fall in love with the music of this band after listening to their side of the split. Thankfully, the band kept themselves busy… Read More Flowers In Concrete – S/T 7″ (Noise Appeal Records)
Hard-working punk rock outfit Swingin’ Utters will be commemorating the 25-year anniversary of More Scared: The House of Faith Years by pressing it on vinyl for the very first time. The limited edition release features color vinyl in two separate variants (black/white quad, black/white color in color), all new gatefold artwork, fully remastered by Grammy Award-nominated producer Jack Shirley (Joyce Manor,… Read More Swingin’ Utters Commemorate 25th Anniversary Of More Scared LP
The working class street punks ANTAGONIZERS ATL have announced a new set of European tour dates, their first overseas tour since 2018. This tour is in support of the band’s latest album “Kings” which is now available on Pirates Press Records. The band is available for interviews and in-studio appearances. Guest list accommodations can be arranged. The band… Read More Antagonizers ATL Announce European Tour
Crashed Out plan to unleash two brand new compositions and a video soon. The songs will be available for download from their Bandcamp page and all the proceeds will go to Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal.
After having a chance to write about Black Skies EP, you can only imagine my face when this release popped at my door. I was pleasantly surprised and a bit confused about why the band would publish two releases in such a short period. Maybe these two releases were the part of the same recording… Read More Bishops Green – Waiting EP 12″ (Pirates Press Records)