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The news for Sunday 30 April 2017

Cowtown, Onsind, Colour Me Wednesday and more added to Scene Better Days Fest

Scene Better Days Fest have confirmed the first batch of bands for its 2017 edition. Cowtown, Onsind, Colour Me Wednesday, The Kimberly Steaks, The Deadnotes, Jesus & His Judgemental Father, Fight Rosa Fight, Zapiain, Dream Nails, Natterers, Track and Field, and Milk Crimes will be playing the Leeds based DIY →

The Great Albatross share video for ‘The Honeymoon’s Over’

Glasgow’s The Great Albatross recently premiered a video for ‘The Honeymoon’s Over’ at GoldFlakePaint. The song is featured on the indie folk band’s upcoming debut album, ‘Asleep in the Kaatskills’, which will be released in the 12th May via LP Records. The band will also be playing a record →

Me First and the Gimme Gimmes share Kris Kristofferson cover

Me First and the Gimme Gimmes recently released their cover of Kris Kristofferson’s ‘For the Good Times’ at New Noise Magazine. This previously unreleased track from the punk cover supergroup’s ‘Love Their Country’ recording sessions will be available on an exclusive flexi 7″ as part of this month’s issue →

Ssssnakes stream new EP, ‘Love Eggssss’

Swansea punks Ssssnakes have shared a new six track EP, entitled ‘Love Eggssss’. This is the band’s first new material since their 2011 split EP with The Slow Death on SWFU, Not Shy of the DIY and Kiss of Death Records. Love →

Fat Goth release video for ‘Thoroughbred’

Dundee’s Fat Goth recently released a video for ‘Thoroughbred’ on Louder Than War. The song is taken from their upcoming fourth album, ‘Enorme!’, which will be released on the 5th May through Hefty Dafty Records. It can be pre-ordered here. The post hardcore trio will also be playing the →

Ride release new single, ‘All I Want’

Ride recently unveiled their new song, ‘All I Want’. The track is taken from the Oxford alt rockers’ long awaited upcoming fifth album, ‘Weather Diaries’, which will be released on the 16th June via Wichita Recordings. You can pre-order it at the following link. The band will also be playing →

Shit Present unveil new two track EP, ‘Under My Feet’, plus UK solo shows

Exeter indie punks Shit Present have shared their new two track EP, ‘Under My Feet’. The songs, one of which is a cover of The Ergs!’ ‘Pray for Rain’, were from the recording sessions for their sophomore EP, ‘Misery + Disaster’, which was released last year on Specialist Subject Records. →

Jeff Rosenstock streams new track, ‘Dramamine’

Jeff Rosenstock recently shared his new song, ‘Dramamine’, for pay what you want download on bandcamp. This is Rosenstock’s first new material since his third album ‘Worry.’, which was released last year on SideOneDummy Records. Dramamine by Jeff Rosenstock He will also →

Space Blood stream debut album, ‘Tactical Chunder’

Chicago duo Space Blood recently premiered their upcoming debut album, ‘Tactical Chunder’, at Birthday Cake for Breakfast. The instrumental math rockers will be releasing the album on the 3rd May via Lonely Voyage Records. photo: Jim Vondruska →

Pears confirm UK dates

Louisiana hardcore punks Pears have recently announced that they’ll be playing some UK shows as part of a wider European tour this summer. The band released their second album, ‘Green Star’, last year on Fat Wreck Chords. AUGUST 01 PORTSMOUTH Wedgewood Rooms 02 MANCHESTER Retro Bar 03 BLACKPOOL Rebellion Festival 04 LONDON New Cross Inn photo: →

Dropkick Murphys announce UK shows

Dropkick Murphys have recently announced that they’ll be playing a few UK shows this June. The shows will be in support of their ninth album, ’11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory’, which was released earlier this year on Born & Bred Records. JUNE 26 NOTTINGHAM Rock City 27 DUNFERMLINE Alhambra Theatre 28 LIVERPOOL →

Sunnbrella release video for ‘Things They Look For’

London dream/indie pop act Sunnbrella recently unveiled a video for ‘Things They Look For’. This track is from their latest EP, ‘Songs for Wimps’, which was released earlier is year on Backpack Records. →

The Addisons share video for ‘So American’

Chicago indie/pop punks The Addisons have released a video for ‘So American’. It is taken from the band’s latest EP, ‘Invisible Falls State Park’, which was released over a week ago on Torture Chamber Records. →

Bodyheat unveil video for new single, ‘Awake’

Essex indie/emo rockers Bodyheat recently premiered a video for their new song, ‘Awake’, at Upset Magazine. This follows the band’s 2016 debut EP ‘Day One’. The band will also be playing our “Punktastic Presents” show for Sibling and itoldyouiwouldeatyou at Thousand Island in London on the 8th July. Tickets for →

Tigress share new song, ‘Headaches’

Tigress recently released their new song, ‘Headaches’. The song is taken from the Essex alt rockers’ upcoming new EP, ‘Like It Is’, which is due for release on the 12th May via LAB Records. It can be pre-ordered here. They will also be playing at the following UK shows. JUNE 04 LONDON →

Saturday 29 April 2017

Grand Collapse to release second album, ‘Along the Dew’, plus UK tour

Cardiff hardcore punks Grand Collapse will be releasing their upcoming second album, ‘Along the Dew’. The album will be available on the 19th May via TNS Records. You can hear the previously released title track below. They will also be playing the following UK and Irish shows. MAY 20 BRISTOL Stag & →

Eerie Gaits (Wild Pink’s John Ross) announces debut album, ‘Bridge Music’

Eerie Gaits, the solo project of Wild Pink’s John Ross, has announced the release of his upcoming debut album, ‘Bridge Music’. It is set for release on the 9th June via Tiny Engines. You can hear the textured and delicate instrumental first single, ‘Twins’, at GoldFlakePaint. photo: Aaron DuRall →

The Afghan Whigs unveil video for ‘Oriole’

The Afghan Whigs recently shared a video for their new song ‘Oriole’. It is taken from the Ohio alt rockers’ upcoming eighth album, ‘In Spades’, which will be released on the 5th May via Sub Pop Records. They will also be playing the following UK and Irish shows this May as →

The One Hundred release video for ‘Monster’

The One Hundred recently released the video for their latest single ‘Monster’. The song is featured on their upcoming debut album, ‘Chaos + Bliss’, which will be available on the 2nd June via Spinefarm Records. band will also be following UK shows, including a tour with Massmatiks next month. APRIL 29 DORSET →

Friday 28 April 2017

Letlive. call it a day

In sad news, beloved post-hardcore band Letlive. have called it a day. The band made the following post on Facebook, stating their will be no further activity from the band for the foreseeable future. Letlive. released their excellent album ‘If I’m The Devil..’ in →

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