Today, The Bombpops premiered a new video for the song “Fomo” at New Noise Magazine. Their debut FAT full-length, Fear of Missing Out, was released this past February, and the band has been on an absolute tear supporting it. These young upstarts will be hitting the road this December, joining the Supersuckers and The Bellrays on a Western U.S. run, with one show making it to Vancouver, Canada. Head here to view all the dates! Then, if you haven’t yet spent time getting to know the record inside and out, you can listen to it in its entirety over at Spotify.
West Coast: get ready to party! Mean Jeans have announced a January run through California and Oregon with Dirty Fences. When we say get ready to party, we aren’t shittin’ you. These guys exist on a steady stream of Jägerbombs, ‘’Coors Light,’’ and ‘’Mountain Dew.’’ Their love of tasty beverages and catchy jingles is truly undeniable. But, don’t just take our word for it. Get out to one of their shows and witness Mean Jeans’ high-powered blend of potables and punk-rock.
DIRECT HIT and PEARS brand new split album, Human Movement, is officially out today! This 12 track ripper features five new songs from each band, plus one cover of their counterpart’s material. If you missed their joint gory video, head here to watch both “Blood on Your Tongue” and “Arduous Angel.” Then, read an interview where they trade classified information! Europe: PEARS are currently on tour with Rise Against! Chicago: Direct Hit will be supporting Tiger Army at the end of the month! Don’t miss it.
Also out today is the new Darius Koski full-length, What Was Once Is By and Gone. This is Darius’ second solo record and his most expansive work to date. Check out a review, and read this in-depth interview over at Dying Scene. You’ll be able to witness his dynamic song writing in person, as he’ll be pulling double duty, opening (and closing) the upcoming SWINGIN’ UTTERS tour this month!
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