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Posted 22 Feb 2017 @ 2:53pm

With Joe Hansen

 

After much speculation and delayed announcements, long-running garage punks Dwarves have announced their upcoming Australian tour. Having recently played our shores in 2015, the band is back with a quick run of dates this March and early April. The band will play The Curtin on Friday May 5. Tickets are available via The Drunk Promoter.
 
In a...

Posted 15 Feb 2017 @ 12:18pm

With Joe Hansen

 

Punk-rockers Against Me have announced a national tour this May. In addition to appearances at Groovin the Moo, which will be held in Bendigo this year, the band will play Max Watt’s on Friday May 5 with national support from local favourites Camp Cope. Tickets are on sale now. Against Me continues to tour in support of 2016’s Shape Shift With Me.
 
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Posted 8 Feb 2017 @ 12:20pm

With Joe Hansen

 

Melbourne hardcore veterans Mindsnare have announced the upcoming release of two new 7”s. Each record will feature two new tracks, plus a cover of Motorhead’s Mean Machine and Destruction’s Mad Butcher. Pre-orders are available now from Resist Records for a limited run of 200 copies, with an official release date of Friday March 10. The releases will be their...

Posted 1 Feb 2017 @ 12:36pm

With Joe Hansen

 

Seminal punk/post-punk innovators Wire have announced the upcoming release of a new full-length album. Entitled Silver/Lead, the record will be released Friday March 31 on the band’s own Pinkflag record label. Although most well known for their perfect trio of albums in the 1970s, Pink Flag, Chairs Missing and 154, the band has regrouped periodically since then...

Posted 25 Jan 2017 @ 1:13pm

With Joe Hansen

 

Lansing, Michigan’s Cheap Girls have announced their breakup after nine years as a band. In an online statement, frontman Ian Graham explained a myriad of personal issues with addiction and misconduct that he is distancing himself from and attempting to move on to other things. The band last released Famous Graves in 2014 and toured Australia in 2013 with The...

Posted 18 Jan 2017 @ 11:08am

With Joe Hansen

 

CJ Ramone has announced the upcoming release of a new studio album. Entitled American Beauty, the album will be out on Fat Wreck Chords on Friday March 17. It has been confirmed that Ramone’s backing band will continue to feature Adolescents members Steve Soto and Dan Root on guitar.
 
Crossover thrash punks Iron Reagan have announced the upcoming...

Posted 11 Jan 2017 @ 11:23am

With Joe Hansen

 

Welcome back to a new year of punk rock and related news, reviews, trash talking and more. It’s exciting to be going into 2017 with what I’m sure will be a great year of new bands and records. Let’s do this.
 
Visual artists and musicians Ben Brown and Steve Cohen are presenting an art exhibition this January-February showcasing their respective...

Posted 21 Dec 2016 @ 12:12pm

With Joe Hansen

 

Melbourne bong-ripping, hell-raising party lords The Bennies have announced a last-minute Christmas party show at The Curtin this Friday December 23. Joining the festivities will be The Flying So High-Os and Private Function. Tickets are already flying out the door for this one, better get on it now before it’s too late.
 
Brisbane label LCMR have...

Posted 14 Dec 2016 @ 11:35am

With Joe Hansen

 

The good people at Headspace Collingwood have helped put together a great show this Friday December 16 at Bar Open. To raise money and awareness for mental health assistance in Melbourne, the show will feature some of the city’s heaviest and most abrasive hardcore acts including SUNDR, Removalist, No Haven and Saskatchewan.
 
Reformed post-hardcore...

Posted 7 Dec 2016 @ 1:15pm

With Joe Hansen

 

Melbourne melodic punks Laura Palmer have announced the release of their upcoming sophomore EP. All The Way, the self-released EP, is currently available for pre-order and streaming on the band’s Bandcamp page. The record is due for release on Saturday December 10, coinciding with the band’s appearance at Neighbourhood Pizza Party show at The Old Bar.
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