Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Darko releases tour video for 'Neo Was An Amateur'

Melodic and heavy, fast and intricate, Guildford’s new favorite punk band Darko released a tour video for the song 'Neo Was An Amateur' off the 'From Trust to Conformity' EP released this year.

Click here to watch the video

Monday, November 26, 2012

Topsy Turvy's - You Better Believe it, You're in (2012)


01. The Incredible
02. Story Of..
03. Stupid
04. Guys And Girls
05. Waiting
06. The Worldwide
07. End
08. You Better Believe it, You're in

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Genre: Melodic punk pop 
Quality: 192 kbps
Label: Self Released
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Topsy Turvy’s are a melodic punk pop / punk rock band with female vocals from Poitiers, Frances formed in 2008.

- Sample song: The Incredible -

Strike Twelve streaming new album 'Moonshine'

The californian melodic punkers Strike Twelve are streaming their new album 'Moonshine'. You can listen and buy the album right here. The album was released by Felony Records two days ago.

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Skateboarding in the 1960s

Shot by Bill Eppridge back in the 1960s for LIFE magazine, these black and white images depict both kids and adults skateboarding around New York and, by the looks of it, this was a time when anyone could get involved and skating wasn't so frowned upon by society like it sometimes is now. 

Click here to see all the picture (LOT OF IMAGES)

Source: Interweb 3000

Saturday, November 24, 2012

NOFX performing new song "New Year’s Revolution” off upcoming double A-side single

See below a video of NOFX playing a new song 'New Year's Revolution' off their upcoming double A-Side single to be released next January.

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Friday, November 23, 2012

Torches To Triggers - Doomsday In Douglasdale (2012)

01. Dead Sea
02. My Zombaby
03. Let Them Talk
04. This Moment
05. Business As Usual
06. Stop The Wedding
07. Countdown
08. Reins Of Change
09. The Voice Inside
10. Sunburn
11. Kitchen Party
12. Promise In Disguise

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Genre: Skate punk / melodic hardcore
Quality: VBR
Release date: 22 October 2012
Label: Sums Records
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Torches To Triggers formed in late 2011 with the goals to collaborate multiple styles of music surrounding the melodic and hardcore punk genres. The group is comprised of Corey Tapp, formerly of This is a Standoff, Deville, Fallout Frequency and One Shot Left along with Gavin Spate, Justin Stilwell and Phil Schumacher. Most are EX members of Calgary's Inventing The Wheel. Shortly after the creation of the group, lead vocalist Chris Kreuger joined the collaboration to bring the sounds full circle with the set of melodic and heavy vocals. In late December 2011, Torches To Triggers recorded the two album teasers “This Moment” and “Countdown” with Casey Lewis of Echo Base Studio in Calgary, Canada and played their debut show with Strung Out at The Distillery in Calgary on new years 2011.

- Sample song: Stop The Wedding -

Thursday, November 22, 2012

New NOFX double A-side single

From the Fat Wreck page:

Xmas may have been X’ed back in September when Self Entitled dropped, but given that this is the last Christmas, we thought we should spoil you with one last NOFX limited edition vinyl release. It’s the third single of the year from NOFX, and a double A-side at that: Xmas Has Been X’ed / New Year’s Revolution. The A-side is classic NOFX, a true punk rock Christmas anthem to be filed right next to Fear’s Fuck Christmas. And in typical NOFX fashion, it’s a Christmas story wherein the Jews come out on top. Shocker. Now flip the record over to the AA-side and you’ve got your “New Year’s Revolution,” an outtake from the Self Entitled sessions, followed by a new recording of the much-loved but overlooked gem “Wore out the Soles of My Party Boots.” If you pre-order now, you’ll get the digital copy delivered to you on December 25th, but you gotta wait til the new year to get your vinyl mailed to you. Check the killer original art for both sides below, and pre-order it today!

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

The Kegels - No Tomorrow (2012)

01. No Tomorrow
02. Burnt Down
03. So Much For Suicide
04. Insanity
05. My Fathers Son
06. Emotionless
07. Casey
08. Useless
09. Save Me
10. Think
11. Not The One
12. It's Over
13. Fist Full Of Sorrow

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Genre: Punk Rock
Quality: 320 kbps
Label: Self Released
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The Kegels is a punk rock band from San Francisco, USA.

- Sample song: Insanity -

Mitchie Brusco's Road to X Games XVIII

Journey alongside 15 year old skate star Mitchie Brusco through his ups and downs in this three part series leading up to X Games XVIII in Los Angeles.

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

New Half Hearted Hero song: 'Framework' off upcoming 12" 'Whatever'


Half Hearted Hero released a new song titled 'Framwork' off their upcoming 12" vinyl 'Whatever' to be released by Animal Style Records on January 15, 2013.

Listen to it right here.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Flipstar releases video for 'State Of Mind'

The greece punk rock band Flipstar released a video for 'State Of Mind' off their new album Back To Basics released this year.

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Saturday, November 17, 2012

Progress - New Days EP (2012)

01. Mountain of statues
02. Crosses, candles and smiles
03. 18:22
04. Dear Natasha

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Genre: Melodic hardcore / punk rock
Quality: 320 kbps
Release date: 3 November 2012
Label: Self Released
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Having started back in 2002, Progress has been playing raw yet melodic hardcore punk with inspirational politically charged lyrics. After breaking up in late 2009 Progress is back to keep on doing the good work: spreading word of the social changes that just might make that difference!

- Sample song: Dear Natasha -

Progress - The Crosses We Bear EP (2008)

01. The Shows
02. 587
03. Silence Is Silver: Screaming Is Golden
04. We Are The Storm
05. Free At Last, Free At Last, Thank You Dr. King We Are Free At Last
06. An Eye For An Eye Makes The Whole World Blind
07. Tales From The Downside

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Genre: Melodic hardcore / punk rock
Quality: 320 kbps
Release date: 15 February 2008
Label: Self Released
Forum post: 

Having started back in 2002, Progress has been playing raw yet melodic hardcore punk with inspirational politically charged lyrics. After breaking up in late 2009 Progress is back to keep on doing the good work: spreading word of the social changes that just might make that difference!

- Sample song: We Are The Storm -

Friday, November 16, 2012

First Step To Failure streaming new EP 'Our True Enemy Has Yet to Reveal Himself'

Stream right here the new First Step To Failure EP 'Our True Enemy Has Yet To Reveal Himself'. There are only 100 of these CDs in existence, each with a handwritten inlay and hand numbered.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Bad Religion members talk about new album 'True North'

Preeminent punk band Bad Religion will release their new album 'True North' this January 22nd on Epitaph Records. In a world still brimming with rampant anti intellectualism, inequality and oppression, the band’s signature brand of sonically charged humanist dissent seems as relevant as ever. On their newest record, the storied band deliberately revisits and refines the powerful and melodic Southern California sound they helped to define.

“We went back to our original mission statement of short concise bursts of melody and thought,” co-songwriter and guitarist Brett Gurewitz explains. “The intent was to record stripped down punk songs without sacrificing any conceptual density.”

Read the entire article here.

Local Resident Failure releases video for 'Where the Bloody Hell Are Ya?'

Local Resident Failure have pumped out their first music video from their debut album 'A Breath of Stale Air'. Check it below.

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

The Athlete Machine - Red Bull Kluge

Derived from the German adjective Klug (meaning "clever"), Red Bull Kluge combines complex machinery patched together with the energy and prowess of world-class athletes, to see what happens when physics gets physical.

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New Retied song: 'Why Don't We' from upcoming album

The swedish punk rock act Retied released a song titled 'Why Don't We' off their new album to be released late this month. Listen to it below, or download it from here.

- Why Don't We -

Monday, November 12, 2012

Astpai - Efforts And Means (2012)

01. Suburban Prelude
02. Biting Dogs Don't Chew
03. Intentions
04. Give Us Today Our Daily Bread, Cars And Flatscreens
05. Heart To Grow
06. Stalactites Of Heart
07. Honest Or Sentimental
08. Blindly Trusting Habits
09. Act/Claim
10. Becoming Strangers
11. Spelling Friendship

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Genre: Melodic hardcore punk
Quality: VBR
Release date: 18 May 2012
Label: Ass Card Records / Jumpstar Records

Blasting out of a dirty basement’s rehearsal room there comes the straight forward punkrock sound of Austria’s very own Astpai. Think of None More Black meets Angus Young meets Dan Yemin, never lacking a sense in melody and sing-a-longs. This heavy rocking Hardcore/Punk sound comes along with both very personal as well as political views and offers some new ideas without just presenting shallow paroles and drained statements.

- Sample song: Intentions -

Lagwagon - Trashed (Demos)

Demos from Lagwagon's Trashed. Fun fact: Back One Out was recorded during these sessions.

1. Know It All 0:00 - 3:47
2. Rust 3:48 - 6:48
3. Island of Shame 6:49 - 9:34
4. Lazy 9:35 - 11:23
5. Whipping Boy 11:24 - 14:06
6. Stokin' The Neighbors 14:07 - 17:24
7. Goin' South 17:25 - 19:30

Click here to listen to the demo

Sunday, November 11, 2012

New Half Hearted Hero album entitled 'Whatever' to be released this January

We're pleased to once again work with Half Hearted Hero on their new record "Whatever" due out January 15, 2013 on 12" vinyl / digital. The 8 track release was recorded and mixed by Half Hearted Hero guitarist Clinton Lisboa and Ben Barnett and mastered by Jay Maas (Defeater, Bane, Have Heart, Transit, Title Fight).

"Whatever" is the follow up to 2010's EP "Running Water" and signifies a slight departure from the band's previous material but should continue to please fans of old and new, "In the past we've tried too hard to corner album lyrics into one theme and it usually ends up falling flat," AJ Mills, guitarist, said, "Maybe that's what this album is about. I think it's less about finding the right thing to say and instead saying how you feel."  

The band are planning a ten day tour in January leading up to the record's release.

Click here to read the tracklist and listen the album teaser
01. Untitled
02. River
03. Vessel (Click to listen)
04. Faint Feeling
05. Framework
06. Good Terms
07. Direction
08. Whatever

Friday, November 9, 2012

Nations Afire - The Ghosts We Will Become (2012)


01. I Am An Army
02. The Ghosts We Will Become
03. Nine Lives
04. One Perfect Day
05. In Absentia
06. Occams Razor
07. Even The Blackest Heart Still Beats
08. Pick Up The Pieces
09. Break Your Fall
10. The Legacy We Leave
11. The Concussionist
12. Wolves

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Genre: Punk Rock
Quality: VBR
Release date: 10 August 2012
Label: Nations Afire

Nations Afire is a four piece band from southern California, formed in early 2009, that features current and former members of some of the most influential punk and hardcore bands from the past decade. Guitarist Chris Chasse has an impressive resume that includes a tenure with Rise Against (Siren Song of the Counter Culture ‘04 and The Sufferer & the Witness ’06). Bassist Brett Rasmussen and guitarist/vocalist Nik Hill are both long standing members of the Orange County hardcore outfit Ignite and drummer Todd Hennig was the percussive force behind Death By Stereo for three albums.
Bassist Brett Rasmussen explained “Most of us have known each other for quite a few years and we were all really excited to put together a new band that would be more than just a side project” Nations Afire has come out of the gate swinging and has already toured Western USA, and Europe twice. Another European Tour is already being planned for Spring 2013.

- Sample song: Occams Razor -

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Groezrock 2013 line up announced

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Heartsounds working on new record

Taken from their facebook:

Thank you SO much to everyone who came out this weekend in San Francisco, LA, and San Diego! All three shows were a fucking blast, and Anchors are really one of the best bands in the world. Such an honor and privilege to share the stage with those guys, and we had so much fun- we hope you all had a good time too!

Now, we write a new record…. Get ready.
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