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Jaye Jayle to tour in 2017

Louisville, KY’s Jaye Jayle (feat. Evan Patterson of Young Widows) recently revealed a partnership with label/management team Sargent House.  This deal follows the release of their excellent debut full-length, 2016’s House Cricks and Other Excuses to Get Out, in addition to extensive U.S. touring this past year with the likes of Daughters, Freakwater, Sumac, and [...]

Skating Polly share “Morning Dew”

Skating Polly have released a new music video for “Morning Dew” via CLRVYNT, the latest from their most recent album, The Big Fit. The band said “we decided to cover Morning Dew after we heard Lee Hazlewood’s version. It was originally written as an Anti-Nuclear War song, but each artist who’s covered it has made it personal to [...]

Lemuria rerelease Get Better, tour in 2017 with Mikey Erg, Cayetana

10 years ago Lemuria released their debut album Get Better.  To celebrate, they are releasing a special edition packaging of the album on December 16 with a new rendition of the artwork, an essay reflecting on the album creation with a present day perspective, and a bonus 7″ including the outtake tracks that didn’t make [...]

Dowager share listen of Title Track EP

Every now and then, one encounters a live band that is less an ensemble of players as it is a sweeping and singular gust of sound. Dowager has leveled house shows and DIY venues throughout the Pacific Northwest and California for the better part of a year with guitar lines that dance around in a [...]

Members of Melvins, ATDI, Le Butcherettes form Crystal Fairy

Members of the Melvins (Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover), At The Drive-In (Omar Rodriguez-Lopez) and Le Butcherettes (Teri Gender Bender) have formed the roaring new rock band, Crystal Fairy.  Crystal Fairy’s self-titled debut arrives Feb. 24 via Ipecac Recordings with the song “Drugs On The Bus” streaming now: https://youtu.be/N31SHZ93zu4. A limited edition 7” featuring “Drugs [...]

Speak Low If You Speak Love covers Jimmy Eat World’s “Kill”

Singer-songwriter and State Champs bassist Ryan Scott Graham’s solo indie-rock project Speak Low If You Speak Love has debuted a new cover of Jimmy Eat World’s coveted song “Kill” at AltPress.com. Listen to Speak Low If You Speak Love’s cover of “Kill” now at AltPress.com: http://bit.ly/2ebUM5E “I had originally worked on the cover to be [...]

The Damned record new album, tour (2017)

The Damned (Dave Vanian, Captain Sensible, Monty Oxymoron, Pinch, and Stu West) will be heading into the studio this winter to record a brand new album, their first since 2008′s ‘So, Who’s Paranoid?’, for release in 2017, with a pre-order link for the CD, colored vinyl, as well as exclusive merch (and experiences) available at [...]

NOBODYS share “Joe Queer Kicked Me Out”

Here is the premiere the second single from the new NOBODYS record, Hussy, “Joe Queer Kicked Me Out.” The title says it all, doesn’t it? “Joe Queer Kicked Me Out” is a tongue-in-cheek, snark filled anthem about the the incident that saw JJ Nobody was fired from being the touring bass player for THE QUEERS mid tour [...]

UNIFORM share “Ghosthouse,” ready full-length for early 2017

UNIFORM debut their first single with Sacred Bones. ”Ghosthouse” shows the incisiveness that Ben Greenberg (ex-The Men, Hubble, and the producer/engineer responsible for much of the Sacred Bones catalog) and Michael Berdan (ex-Drunkdriver,  York Factory Complaint) now have at their command. The title track addresses the feeling of lying awake at night and wondering if it’s still possible to make peace with [...]

Muncie Girls release video for “Social Side,” tour (2016)

Animal Style Records released the debut LP, From Caplan to Belsize, from Exeter, UK’s Muncie Girls earlier this year. The record was a split release with Specialist Subject Records and Uncle M Music. You can Order it now! Indie-punk trio Muncie Girls have revealed a new music video for ‘Social Side’, which is the latest [...]