Search Results for: Sonic Youth

From Saturday 07 October 2017

Cap’n Jazz and Hop Along team up to cover Sonic Youth’s ‘100%’

Cap’n Jazz recently joined with Hop Along for a live session cover of Sonic Youth’s ‘100%’ as part The AV Club’s “Undercover” series. Featuring members of The Promise Ring, American Football, Joan of Arc, Make Believe, and more, Cap’n Jazz will soon be playing a couple of exclusive UK headline

From Wednesday 22 March 2017

Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth) announces new album, ‘Rock n Roll Consciousness’

Former Sonic Youth vocalist/guitarist Thurston Moore has announced the release of his upcoming fifth album, ‘Rock n Roll Consciousness’. The record will be released on the 28th April via Harvest Records and Caroline International. It features Moore collaborating with Sonic Youth’s Steve Shelley, My Bloody Valentine’s Deb Googe and N?ught /

From Tuesday 07 March 2017

Featuring Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon, Self Esteem unveil new track, ‘War/Golden God’, in protest of President Trump

Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon and Mikal Cronin have joined forces as Self Esteem, thus releasing a demo entitled ‘War / Golden God’. This rawly tinged tune is featured on the ‘Our First 100 Days’ compilation, a series that is committed to releasing a new song per day from various artists

From Wednesday 01 March 2017

Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore shares new single, ‘Cease Fire’, plus UK dates

Thurston Moore, formerly of Sonic Youth, has released his new single, ‘Cease Fire’. This electrifying anti-gun tune is the alt rock aficionado’s first new material since his 2014 fourth solo album, ‘The Best Day’. You can purchase it here through Caroline International. Moore will also be heading out on a

From Friday 29 April 2016

Sonic Youth announce archival release, ‘Spinhead Sessions’

Highly-influential noise legends, Sonic Youth, have announced the release of some of their archival material. The will release the ‘Spinhead Sessions’ from 1986, which was recorded during the bands recording of music for the Ken Friendman movie, ‘Made In The USA’. It is due for release on June 17th, and you

From Wednesday 06 January 2016

Sonic Youth back-catalogue reissued on vinyl

USM will be reissuing some of the Sonic Youth back-catalogue on vinyl as part of their Back To Black series. The collection will see six classic records by the noise rock pioneers spread across two release dates, starting on the 22nd January. Originally released in 1994, ‘Experimental Jet Set, Trash

From Sunday 14 December 2014

The Gospel Youth cover Semisonic’s ‘Closing Time’

Brighton based The Gospel Youth have posted a cover of Semisonic’s ‘Closing Time’ to their YouTube channel. The cover can also be  downloaded on a pay what you want basis on Bandcamp, with a handy stream below to get you in the mood. For more information about

From Friday 17 February 2017

Undo are melodious and sonically charged on self-titled debut album

Glasgow band Undo are exclusively streaming their self-titled debut album with us at Punktastic. Formed from the remnants of Great Cop, the indie punks take inspiration from the likes of Sonic Youth and Husker Du in delivering songs that range from melodically enamoured to grittily charged.

From Sunday 03 May 2015

Youth Worship stream new track, ‘Eternal Scene’

New York scuzzy punks Youth Worship have revealed their new track, ‘Eternal Scene’. Paying homage to the likes of Sonic Youth and Mudhoney, Youth Worship are led by James Hanna of Asobi Seksu, joined by Will Donnelly and Asobi Seksu’s drummer Larry Gorman. The band will be releasing their

From Saturday 02 May 2009

Sonic Boom Six

Paul: Does the success of bands like Kids In Glass Houses and You Me At 6 help the independent music scene or does it hinder it by inspiring bands to pick up an instrument and start carbon copy bands who sound like the 4th or