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Alkaline Trio – ‘Blood Hair And Eyeballs’

Matt Skiba and Dan Adriano have a lot on their minds. Alkaline Trio’s macabre punk vision of the world, one that’s informed a sound beloved by the melancholy for over two decades, is now dangerously close to reflecting reality. “A lot of the stuff that was inspiring me on this record

Thursday 17 March 2022

LIVE: Alkaline Trio / Taking Back Sunday / Destroy Boys @ O2 Academy Brixton, London

’90s punk rock is still alive and kicking, and tonight’s co-headlining show down at the o2 Academy, Brixton – between two giants in the game Alkaline Trio and Taking Back Sunday – only solidifies that statement. Trio’s ‘From Here To Infirmary’ and Sunday’s ‘Tell All Your Friends’

Friday 24 September 2021

LIVE: Slam Dunk Festival 2021

For the longest time, it felt like the chances of us standing on the beautiful green grass of Temple Newsam and Hatfield House were slim to none – in 2021, at least. And yet, against all odds and through one of the most challenging possible years to pull off

Wednesday 29 August 2018

Alkaline Trio – ‘Is This Thing Cursed?’

Death, darkness and despair. Since their beginnings in 1996 (yup, it’s really been that long), Alkaline Trio have carved stories of angst, haunting sorrow and failures. Though their punk rock early sound gradually mellowed over the years – who could forget their dramatic turn to the glossy, pop punk

Tuesday 07 August 2018

Alkaline Trio release title track from upcoming album

Chicago punk rockers Alkaline Trio have shared the title track from the upcoming ‘Is This Thing Cursed?’ – their ninth studio album, and first since ‘My Shame Is True’ was released over five years ago. Check out the video below. ‘Is This Thing Cursed?’ is set for release on CD/Digital on

Tuesday 24 July 2018

Alkaline Trio Rise From The Dead

For the best part of three years there has been a lingering sense of doubt, manifesting in a sensation akin to an itch you just can’t quite scratch, as to the future of Alkaline Trio. Would Matt Skiba taking up the reins in Tom DeLonge-less Blink 182

Saturday 13 January 2018

Alkaline Trio announce limited edition live album, ‘Past Live’

Alkaline Trio have announced that they will be releasing a new limited edition live album, entitled ‘Past Live’. It is a recording of their four discography shows at the Metro in Chicago in 2014, where they played all eight of their albums in full. The performances were recorded both visually

Thursday 27 October 2016

This day anything goes: A Halloween playlist

Thursday 10 December 2015

Interview: Dan Andriano (Alkaline Trio / in the Emergency Room)

It’s been a busy year for Dan Andriano. Seemingly addicted to touring, Alkaline Trio completed the touring cycle for 2013’s storming return to form, ‘My Shame is True’, holed themselves up rehearsing all eight of their studio albums and then hit the road again on the ‘Past Lives tour. After playing

Wednesday 18 June 2014

Alkaline Trio announce Album Shows

Oh America! You are so lucky! Alkaline Trio are performing all 8 of their albums over 4 nights of shows in LA, Chicago and Brooklyn (4 nights in each city). The albums will be performed in chronological order, 2 per night. Pre-sale tix for LA, Chicago + Brooklyn