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BORIS announces tour dates (2016)

Japanese trio BORIS announce additional U.S. tour dates following their first stateside show in over 1 1/2 years playing the annual Levitation Fest in Austin, TX. The new dates are dubbed the “-preview- Memento Mori” tour. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 12th. Please see complete dates below. Levitation Fest 2016 will be held April 29th – [...]

Creator-Destructor launches pre-order for Western Settings EP

Creator-Destructor Records have officially launched the pre-order for Western Settings’ upcoming EP Old Pain. The first pressing of the record will be 500 pieces, pressed on black vinyl with a digital download included. Creator-Destructor commented on the EP saying, “We are all super excited about this release, as it is one of the most refreshing and [...]

Torche announces dates with Kvelertak (2016)

TORCHE has announced a slew of new North American dates beginning this coming April and May. The Miami stoner/sludge rockers will be directly supporting Norway’s Kvelertak on a nearly month-long tour throughout the U.S. and Canada. On either end of the tour, TORCHE will also be playing two weeks of headlining dates in the US East and [...]

Andrew W.K.’s “Party Hard” becomes official goal song for Pittsburgh Penguins

Andrew W.K.‘s anthem, “Party Hard” is now the official goal song for the Pittsburgh Penguins NHL hockey team. Andrew will be in attendance to host tomorrow night’s game against the New York Rangers, his first appearance at the arena since his song has been declared the team’s celebratory expression. The song change came to fruition [...]

Swim Team shares “Dirty Work”

Infinity Cat Recordings has announced that Swim Team’s self-titled debut will be the next release from their Cassette Series.  The tape will be out on March 4, but you can listen to the first single now. Cincinnati thrash-pop band Swim Team’s debut tape contains your 12 new favorite songs. It starts with “Dirty Work,” a grunge firecraker with [...]

Sweet Cobra announces tour dates (2016)

Following a few months off the road after their U.S. tour dates with Mutoid Man, Sweet Cobra will take part in a North American Chicago-based package tour, the triad of acts also including Bloodiest and Electric Hawk. The Chicago-based power trio will be touring in support of their Magic Bullet Records-released Earth LP, the tour [...]

Jon Bunch (Sensefield, Further Seems Forever, Lucky Scars) dies, musicians pay tribute

Musician Jon Bunch passed away on Sunday, January 31 at the age of 45. The popular vocalist who over his decades-long career, fronted such beloved bands as Reason To Believe/Sense Field and Further Seems Forever, and more recently War Generation and Lucky Scars, went on to influence a generation of artists including Jimmy Eat World, [...]

Saosin reunites with Anthony Green for LP

Saosin announced they have reunited with original front man Anthony Green and will release a new album on Epitaph this year. This will be the first new Saosin music with Anthony Green since 2003. The band have shared a teaser video with a clip of new music that you can listen to now: Anthony Green [...]

True Widow complete fourth LP, tour (2016)

Texan trio, True Widow, have completed recording their fourth full-length album with longtime producer Matt Pence at The Echo Lab in Argyle, TX. The much anticipated new album marks the band’s first recordings since 2013′s Circumambulation and is expected to see a summer release via Relapse Records. Photos and clips from the recording session can [...]

Alexisonfire ready live album for Dine Alone

Influential Canadian post-hardcore band Alexisonfire will release a long-awaited live record, Alexisonfire: Live At Copps, digitally at iTunes on February 12 via Dine Alone Records. The band has partnered with AltPress.com to debut a live video for “Young Cardinals” from the recorded show. Watch the live video for “Young Cardinals” now at AltPress.com: http://bit.ly/20qtdpF Alexisonfire: [...]