Entries for August, 2016

Big Eyes share Stake My Claim, tour (2016)

Big Eyes is now streaming their highly anticipated third full-length Stake My Claim via Noisey, a week ahead of the official release via Don Giovanni Records. The Brooklyn-based four-piece toes the line between a punk band with pop sensibilities and a power pop group with a hard rock edge, and Stake My Claim sees the [...]

The Menzingers tour with Bayside (2016)

Philadelphian indie-punk band The Menzingers have shared a new song called “Lookers” care of Noisey. This is the first new song for the band since their universally-admired 2014 release Rented World. Listen to the song now at Noisey. Additionally, The Menzingers kicked off a 31-date tour supporting Bayside today in Fort Lauderdale at Revolution. The [...]

Neaux ready debut for Iron Pier, tour (2016)

Fell Off The Deep End is the debut release by Neaux, the songwriting partnership of Sierra Kay (VersaEmerge) and Nick Fit (Trash Talk, Loss Leader), joined by Ryan Briggs and Chris Peters.  This new album will be released September 16 on Iron Pier and the music video for the album’s first single “Make Me Stay” [...]

Street Sects share “Our Lesions” from forthcoming debut for The Flenser

Disgusted with life but eager for catharsis, the duo of Leo Ashline and Shaun Ringsmuth – aka STREET SECTS – formed in 2013.  They embraced the experimental attitude and disillusionment of early industrial music pioneers, eschewing traditional rock music instrumentation and arrangement in favor of modern sampling technology and harsh electronics.   Together they released [...]

Sister Crayon changes name to Rituals of Mine, tour with Deftones (2016)

Sacramento duo Sister Crayon officially announced that they have changed their name to Rituals of Mine. The duo, which is Terra Lopez and Dani Fernandez, released a statement that read in part: “Change is always scary territory but we feel that the Sister Crayon name is something that no longer represents who we are. This [...]

Every Time I Die share “C++ (Love Will Get You Killed),” tour (2016)

Buffalo hardcore band Every Time I Die has shared a new song “C++ (Love Will Get You Killed)” at Billboard. “C++ (Love Will Get You Killed)” is the third song revealed from the band’s new album Low Teens, out September 23. Much of the album is about the night front man Keith Buckley left the [...]

BABYMETAL tour with Chili Peppers (2016)

Acclaimed Japanese all-girl  heavy metal/teen-pop phenom BABYMETAL has been confirmed as direct tour support for Red Hot Chili Peppers’ first UK tour in five years. BABYMETAL’s sophomore album Metal Resistance(released in April via Sony/RAL) made an impressive debut atop Billboard’s “World Albums” chart and iTunes’ “Top Heavy Metal Albums” chart, while simultaneously entering at #2 [...]

The Mahones ready greatest hits record, tour (2016)

Pioneers of Irish punk rock, The Mahones, have released their anticipated  greatest hits compilation, The Very Best: 25 Years Of Irish Punk today with Sailor’s Grave Records. The album features new, re-recorded versions of the band’s most popular songs spanning their celebrated 25+ year career. Today, fans can purchase one of the greatest collections of [...]

Dale Crover releases 12-sided record via Joyful Noise

Dale Crover, best known as the drummer of the Melvins, teamed up with Joyful Noise Recordings to create a 12-sided record called Skins. The first release of its kind, the unique art object was hand made by lathe virtuoso Mike Dixon and is limited to 127 signed copies. Each record features six spindle holes, which correspond to [...]

Nina Diaz (Girl In A Coma) readies The Beat Is Dead, tours with Cyndi Lauper (2016)

Nina Diaz has announced her blazing debut full-length album The Beat Is Dead to be released October 28 via Cosmica Artists. This is the first solo album of the revered frontwoman of Girl In A Coma, the critically hailed indie-punk band that was famously nurtured by Joan Jett, opened for Morrissey and Tegan and Sara, [...]