video and update!
Well, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes are taking their sweet ol’ time with their next record but we managed to get some details outta the band. This time they’re covering both styles of music: Country & Western. From the Dixie Chicks to Garth, Hank Sr. to Cash. Some of the crappy titles that are being thrown around are Lower The Bar, Cash In, and Can’t Quit You. Look for that thing to be out in October, but at this rate, who knows.
Until then you can check out a video from their performance at Jonny’s Bar Mitzvah. It’s a motherfucking online premier! Jonny has yet to forgive the band for what they did that night.
The new GR full length is out June 27th and it’s called My Republic. Those guys will be playing a few shows on the West Coast this Summer and hopefully there’ll more touring later this year. Chuck’s gig as a pro cyclist has got him pretty tied up, ya see.
Then there’s Dead To Me’s debut, Cuban Ballerina. That’s out July 11th (a mere two days after the World Cup final!) and those guys are about to play some shows with pals Strike Anywhere and Rise Against. Good times. To hear two new DTM demos, check out their myspace page.
Sure they left Fat, but they still gave us a killer live record AND they came to my surprise birthday party. Say what? Anyhow, Against Me! has titled their live record and set a release date. It’s been dubbed Americans Abroad!!! Against Me!!! Live In London!!!. Very excitable, those kids. Out August 22nd, y’all.
Then there’s Strike Anywhere, who just recently finished their new record and have named it Dead FM. If you ask us (and mind you, we’re drunks) we think it’s their best batch of songs yet. That is out September 5th and it’ll change your life.
Third Fat Podcast (download it here) and we’ve almost got it figured out. April brings us a shower of celebs as Eric Melvin shows up to shamelessly peddle his band’s new CD. Actually, Melvo was spot-on and a real gent on the mic. The highlight was how Floyd thought D.I. stood for Orange County. Fuckin’ a…
Sorry dudes, but that shit costs almost $10 to send to Europe, and more than $11 to send to Australia. When the shipping alone is way more than what we’re selling it for…we got problems. We may be idiots when it comes to doing business, but we WILL NOT get screwed over by Euros and Australians!
Update: This recent story is untrue. Kinda.
Boston! The Flatliners have to cancel their show at Great Scott tonight. Read their statement here.
Read a new interview with Joey Cape from Lagwagon over at Dyingscene.
The Dirty Nil get quite the write up over at Innocent Words!
Smoke or Fire are playing their only show in 2014! Grab a 12 pack and don’t miss it!
Read a new review of CJ RAMONE’s latest, Understand Me?
Get your questions ready because Bill Stevenson from the Descendents will be doing a “We’ll Do It Live Session” tomorrow on Punknews from 8-9PM EST.
Masked Intruder played Glasgow! Read about it.
Check out a killer CJ RAMONE review over at New Noise Mag.
Anti Flag talk touring, politics, and plans for the future in this new interview with Big Bombo Punk!