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Punk News review
03.03.15

Nashville, Tennessee's Daisyhead at first glance appear to be relative newcomers to the alt-rock/emo/post-hardcore scene, forming in 2012 and then putting out their 2013 EP I...

Punk News review
02.03.15

Rally, the sophomore follow up to Junior Battles' first full-length Idle Ages is an 11 track story of the band's personal experiences and the lessons they have and are learning...

Punk News review
27.02.15

"Smooth Criminal" by Alien Ant Farm is one of the best covers, in any genre. Period. Fuckin' killed. But let's be honest, AAF didn't stand up well to the test of time, as did so...

Punk News review
26.02.15

Ben Cook is truly a one man rock n’ roll machine. Involved with such bands as Fucked Up, No Warning and his most recent projects, the decidedly mellower Yacht Club and Young Guv...

Punk News review
26.02.15

The year 1977 proved to be a landmark for punk rock, before the year was out classic albums such as Never Mind the Bollocks Here’s the Sex Pistols, Leave Home, Damned Damned...

Punk News review
25.02.15

With the release of their latest album, What Happens Next, Gang of Four find them reduced to one original member in guitarist Andy Gill. Jon King left the band after the release...

Under The Radar review
25.02.15

Gang of Four returned to relevance in 2010 with Content, and now they've followed it up with What Happens Next, an album that sets out to answer its own titular question. More

Punk News review
24.02.15

At least from my perspective, Screaming Females’ strength has also been their greatest hindrance. The fact is, the band is a trio of maestros: lyrics that when removed form the...

Punk News review
20.02.15

Without a doubt, one of the most tragic and painful losses on a musical level and for many who knew him, was the loss of D. Boon. His friends and fans were robbed of his genius...

Punk News review
17.02.15

Atlanta’s Criminal Instinct are a band brimming with fury. Fever, their latest release on Solid Bond Records, is seven songs long and clocks in at ten minutes in total. And it is...

Punk News review
13.02.15

This is how you return from a hiatus. A full six years after their last record Midnight In America, September 2013 saw Modern Life Is War blasting back into the punk consciousness...

Punk News review
13.02.15

Does Patrick Kindlon ever sleep? Between a relentless touring schedule, writing music, releasing music, giving interviews, and answering questions on Tumblr, he never seems to...

Punk News review
12.02.15

Blackisted get right back to basics. Embedded in nothing else but the hardcore roots that they grew their sound on, When People Grow, People Go isn't about experimentation or...

Punk News review
05.02.15

I'm already earmarking this as a contender for year-end lists. Choke Up's catalog of emotional hardcore jams takes a turn for the better and comes in the shape of cracking...

Punk News review
05.02.15

Sometimes when you happen to catch a band live and the sound engineer, or in this case, the PA guy, was spending more time publicly complaining to anyone who would listen that he...

Punk News review
03.02.15

In capturing the spirit of '80s hardcore, authenticity is key. Too many bands that attempt the sound come off as merely aping a bygone style, choosing naked emulation over...

Punk News review
03.02.15

Hyperview is a pretty interesting and candid look into Title Fight's journey. It feels like their best written record to date but in terms of musical drive and edge, it just doesn...

Punk News review
03.02.15

The Raging Nathans, a three-piece band out of Dayton, Ohio released their full length, Losing It in April 2014. It is a 13-track LP filled to the brim with super aggressive pop...

Punk News review
02.02.15

Swiss garage punkbands- who doesn’t love ‘em? Urban Junior is a one man garage electro punkband (or something like that). He started off with guerilla-shows in public restrooms...

Punk News review
02.02.15

Have you ever wondered what a Mormon hardcore band might sound like? Did you even think that combination was possible? Well it is. This is Tartar Control, a hardcore Mormon three...

Punk News review
01.02.15

It’s an interesting feeling when you start a record and after a brief musical introduction, aren't sure if the vocals are going to come in singing or screaming. In the case of Sun...

Punk News review
28.01.15

California’s Mizery, featuring Taylor from Downpresser, offer up a solid debut EP in Survive the Vibe. Released on Lion’s Share Records, the EP showcases a truly crossover metal...

Punk News review
28.01.15

The Tosspints are well known and well respected in the relatively tight-knit Irish punk community, but have yet to break through to a wider audience. Part of the problem could be...

Punk News review
25.01.15

Daggers Down is the debut LP from Chicago skate punks The Ridgelands. This album is pretty much just straightforward skate punk all the way through. The melodies and lyrics are...

Punk News review
24.01.15

Canadian (Kingston based) alternative-rock band Headstones have undeniable punk influences, especially evident within their live shows (Hugh Dillon, it would appear, is, in many...

Punk News review
24.01.15

Anarchist folk punk artist Pat "the Bunny" (also known as Pat Schneeweis) is the leading force of bands such as Ramshackle Glory and Wingnut Dishwashers Union. Now, he has...

Punk News review
24.01.15

Change appears to be the only constant in the world of the Sidekicks. The Ohio group have never shied away from taking risks and as such their artistic evolution has been absolute...

Punk News review
23.01.15

Signals Midwest's Light on the Lake reminds me of being back in 2001... in a good way. Not one of those, “God, why was I into this?” choices, but more like nostalgia with a...

Punk News review
23.01.15

Cloakroom's haunting dynamic was the main reason I got into their 2013 EP. Infinity was emo without being too emo. Shoegaze without being too shoegaze. Dour, depressing and...

Punk News review
21.01.15

Poor Lily make a lot of noise for a three-piece and that's a good thing. The Bronx NY trio have another solid release on their hands and they're 3 for 3 with their second full...

Punk News review
20.01.15

It’s crazy to think that Leftover Crack’s last full-length, Fuck World Trade, was released ten years ago already. But just in time for the President’s (of America) annual State of...