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From Monday 27 February 2017

Check Out This New Track From Salvations

Chicago’s Salvation brews together a strange mixture of sounds and genres in a bizarre yet strikingly inventive way. Noise rock, Punk, and Grunge are injected into both the vocals and the instruments that make up the band, swirling together to create a sound all its own. You can check

We All Need Some Refreshing Music From The Lemonaids

As we creep closer and closer to warm, sunny weather we need bands like The Lemonaids. Surf pop punk that are inspired by The Ramones, The Beach Boys, Teen Idols, Teenage Bottlerocket & Sonic Surf City. How else will you soundtrack drinking in the park? You’re in luck if

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Gin Street Are Living the High Life

Gin Street are from Duluth, Minnesota. Minnesota is bloody cold and sometimes the only thing to do to save you from that cold is to play the best emo/post-punk music you can. This is what Gin Street do best. ‘High Life’ is the first track from their new upcoming

Thursday 08 December 2016

Stream A New Song From Boss Fight

On December 18th Boss Fight and Winter Classic release a split record and today we are bringing you one of the Boss Fight tracks! The band had this to say about ‘Bisquiq’.. “By the time we had finished Deej we had exhausted all the songs we had written and played

Friday 18 November 2016

Stream A New Track From Braver, Make Your Friday Awesome

In 2011, many dope-ass events occurred. For instance, actor Ian McKellan announced that he would reprise his role of Gandalf in the “Hobbit” film adaptation. Also, who could forget Nicki Minaj’s “Pink Friday” finally reaching #1 on the Billboard charts? Good times. One could argue that 2011 couldn’t have

Thursday 17 November 2016

Oscar Bait Are Getting Rowdy

Today we’re premiering a new track from Chicago hardcore punks Oscar Bait. Oscar Bait are four Midwestern dudes drinking beer and jumping around onstage as nature intended. A mix between Superchunk and Drug Church, they were born to play songs about being really bad at fantasy football, watching too

Friday 09 September 2016

Best of August 2016

August saw the festival season in the UK reach its peak as the team headed to Reading for a full on weekend of rock goodness. But the festivals don’t end in August oh no! We have Riot Fest and FEST still to come statside. Over the pond in Chicago

Thursday 08 September 2016

Great Apes Take Us Through Their Last Days Of Tranquility

We’ve got a stream for you today from San Francisco punks Great Apes. ‘Last Days Of Tranquility’ is taken from their upcoming album ‘California Heart’ which is out on Asian Man Records on October 14th. ‘California Heart’ is a concept record revolving around an alienated adolescent residing in Fresno,

Friday 02 September 2016

Punktastic Podcast #13: Braver

This month Dave Satterwhite talks to Minneapolis punks Braver and things get a little bit weird. Braver have released the vinyl ‘Torpor’ today and play a show in Minneapolis tonight with Two Houses and more. You can find more details on that here. BRAVER: And our INTRO SONG:

Thursday 18 August 2016

Maura Weaver, The Right Here, The Plurals, City Mouse, Chicken Happen @ Quenchers, Chicago