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The news for Tuesday 01 December 2015

The Black Queen reveal debut album details, shows and new track

Be forewarned, The Black Queen don’t sound anything like Dillinger Escape Plan, despite sharing Greg Puciato. Instead, there’s more to be found in common with the electronic trio members Joshua Eustis and Steven Alexander’s on-off involvement with Nine Inch Nails. Add a little 80s avant-garde into the mix, and

Alcopop! Records announce Xmas party roster

Alcopop! Records have announced the line-up for their Christmas party, headlined by Get Inuit, and joined by Happy Accidents and Matt Emery. “Three acts that will LITERALLY blow your mind,” the label announced on the Facebook event page, although we’re hoping that “literally” is used here for comic effect. We

The Wonder Beers are getting pissed this Christmas

It’s the time of year for punk Christmas anthems, and The Wonder Beers aren’t letting the season pass without a good stab at their own. ‘Let’s Get Pissed For Christmas’ sees the Kingston trio make a push for Christmas number 1 (no, seriously). They are urging fans to

Glassjaw reveal new track, ‘New White Extremity’

Stop whatever you are doing. Glassjaw’s new track is now online. It’s their first new piece of material since 2011’s ‘Coloring Book’ EP, and marks the debut track to be taken from their forthcoming third album. The band last released a full-length 13 years ago!

Future Of The Left launch Pledge campaign for new album

Having released ‘How To Stop Your Brain In An Accident’ in 2013 following a successful Pledge campaign, Future Of The Left are hoping for a repeat with their new album, ‘The Peace & Truce of Future of the Left’. Of the campaign, Andrew Falkous says: “The songs are written (although

At The Drive-In sort of announce reunion show

In an unexpected turn of events, post-hardcore superstars At The Drive-In have appeared on the line-up poster for next year’s Rock On The Range festival in Ohio. This doesn’t necessarily mean a reunion though. According to a local El Paso newspaper, who recently spoke to band member Jim

Punktastic Approved London Show Featuring Brunel, River Jumpers & Let’s Talk Daggers

Punktastic’s early Christmas to you? Being involved in helping choosing the lineup for what will be Let’s Talk Daggers’ final residency night at the Unicorn in Camden, London. Brunel, River Jumpers, Death Pedals, Godzilla Black and Darkshaft all join LTD for the night – and it’s TOTALLY FREE to come

Years Young Release New Video ‘Sleeping Easy’

North Lincolnshire Rockers Years Young have released a video for their track ‘Sleeping Easy’, from their forthcoming EP ‘Hiraeth’. The six song affair is released on 16th January.

Up River release music video for ‘Youth/Apathy’

Brighton based melodic hardcore band Up River have unveiled a new music video for ‘Youth/Apathy’. The track is taken from their debut album ‘Undertow’, which was released earlier this year via Holy Roar Records. You can check the live footage video out below.

Peachfuzz release video for ‘Trouble Came’

Welsh indie/punk band Peachfuzz have released a video for ‘Trouble Came’. The track itself is taken from their excellent album ‘Raise High Your Bright Halo Of Stars’, which was released earlier this year via Bombed Out Records. You can check the video out below.

Eagles Of Death Metal launch cover campaign for Paris victims

Eagles Of Death Metal drummer Josh Homme has launched a new charitable campaign. It invites bands to cover their track ‘I Love You All The Time’, and will see all proceeds go towards Homme’s Sweet Stuff Foundation, who will then distribute the funds amongst victims of the tragic

Agoraphobic Nosebleed announce new EP

Legendary grindcore band Agoraphobic Nosebleed have announced a new EP. Titled ‘Arc’, it will be the first in a series of four EP’s by the band, shows them at their absolute heaviest. It is released on January 22nd, with pre-orders available now through Relapse Records, and you can

Ex-members of Have Heart unveil new band

Four former members of Have Heart have unveiled their new band, simply called Free. They have released their self-titled demo as a pay-what-you-like download via Bandcamp, and you can hear the whole thing below. Demo 2015 by FREE

Somos sign to Hopeless Records

Boston indie/punk band Somos have signed to Hopeless Records. They are due to release a new album next year, which will follow the excellent ‘Temple Of Plenty’ from 2014. New music is expected to be premiered from the band later this week, and you can see a brief

Monday 30 November 2015

Jack’s Mannequin 10 Years Everything In Transit Tour

Andrew McMahon has announced that Jack’s Mannequin will be doing some shows to celebrate 10 years since the release of the album ‘Everything In Transit’. You can read his statement on it below: I am pleased to announce, the Jack’s Mannequin band and I will be getting together for a

Aiden Announce Live DVD To Be Filmed On Additional Dates On The Last Sunrise UK Tour

Veteran Horror Punks Aiden are to release a live DVD, to be filmed on the final dates of their UK tour. Wil from the band on the plan: “Okay London…. The first show at the Underworld on the 29th has sold out. So we added a secret acoustic show the

Harker Release New EP ‘A Lifetime Apart’

Brighton Melodic Punks and Paper and Plastick recent signings Harker have today released their debut EP on the label. The four song affair is called ‘A Lifetime Apart’ and is available for download/physical now from t.he label limitedrun page. The EP is streaming on the label’s

The Gospel Youth release and stream a surprise EP

Marking exactly a year since the release of their debut three track EP, ‘Kids’, Brighton’s The Gospel Youth are celebrating the anniversary with a surprise EP release. ‘The True Lost Boys’ caps off a year that has seen them perform alongside Sam Duckworth, Deaf Havana, We Are The Ocean,

Watch The Wytches perform, and speak of live music

The Wytches recently played The Corporation in Sheffield as part of the Dr Martens Stand For Something Tour. Whist there, the band recorded a video chatting about the power of live music, spliced with footage from the show. “Our band shares a similar message to the 80s teen film The

Black Peaks announce February UK tour

Black Peaks have announced a headline UK tour to take place in February 2016. Announced last night via the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show, the band will play 15 dates, including a stop at London’s Dingwalls. Black Peaks will be releasing ‘Statues’, their eagerly awaited debut album, on the 26th

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