Esquire is premiering the first song—Paula Abdul’s “Straight Up”— from Me First and the Gimme Gimmes’ upcoming full length, Are We Not Men? We Are Diva! Out May 13th! Pre-order it today! The Gimmes have a handful of dates coming up with plans for additional touring, but for now you’ll need to book a ticket to Japan or Canada to get your Diva on:
03/29/14 Tokyo, Japan – Makuhari Mess, Punkspring
03/30/14 Osaka, Japan - Kobe World Memorial Hall, Punkspring
03/31/14 Nagoya, Japan – Zepp Nagoya, Punkspring
06/20-21/14 Montebello, QC Canada – Amnesia Rock Fest w/ NOFX, Lagwagon, Strung Out
Ever wonder what The Flatliners do when they’re alone in the woods? Check out their new video for “Birds of England” at Vice/Noisey to find out! Show the band some support at the Junos this weekend by helping them not get beat up by heshers after they win best Metal/Hard album of the year! Don’t miss them on tour:
03/29/14 Winnipeg, MB Canada at The Park Theatre/Juno Fest
05/16/14 Montreal, QC Canada at Pouzza Fest
05/17/14 Montreal, QC Canada at Club Soda Pouzza Fest
05/18/14 Dover, NH at Sonny’s Tavern
05/20/14 Pittsburgh, PA at The Smiling Moose
05/21/14 Cleveland, OH at Grog Shop
05/22/14 Chicago, IL at Bottom Lounge
05/23/14 Milwaukee, WI at Metal Grill
05/24/14 Howell, MI at Hartland Performing Arts Center/Bled Fest
06/13/14 St. John’s, NF Canada at Rockhouse
08/15/14 Hasselt, Belgium at Pukkelpop Festival
What does new Mad Caddies music sound like after a seven year gap? Head to Alternative Press to find out! They’re premiering the new Caddies song, “Brand New Scar,” from the band’s much anticipated new full length, Dirty Rice, out May 13th and available for pre-order now! The Mad Caddies have 2014 dialed in: new record, massive touring and no signs of slowing down. Enjoy!
Pre-order the new Mad Caddies album — Dirty Rice—now! It’s their first album in seven years, and having had the pleasure of listening to it, we think it was worth the wait. And speaking of long wait times, as a special bonus to you dedicated Caddies vinyl fans, we’re pressing up their last album—Keep It Going—on vinyl for the first time ever, and you can pre-order that now as well!
It’s official, Joey Cape’s full back catalog is out today! Order Joey’s first two proper solo albums, Bridge and Doesn’t Play Well With Others. His collaboration with Jon Snodgrass (Drag the River) on acoustic covers of their respective bands’ songs, Liverbirds. Joey’s full-band take on a selection of previously acoustic songs, Joey Cape’s Bad Loud: Volume One. And lastly, his final collaboration with Tony Sly, Scorpios, also featuring Snodgrass and Brian Wahlstrom. You can order the Joey Cape bundle here, or individual records here.
Who knew the Caper was a drummer!
Swingin’ Utters perform “Told Them I Told You So” on Song From A Couch. Check out Jack and Miles playing one guitar at the same time!
Brian from Night Birds talks about his top 5 records in 60 seconds!
Mad Caddies start their Europe tour today!
Joey Cape co-hosts a Lagwagon retrospective show on Vancouver’s 106.9 The Wolf.
Check out a new Episode of Anxious and Angry with Darius Koski of the Swingin’ Utters!
Like a freight train coming- Swingin’ Utters Fistful of Hollow get’s a rave review.