Time to face your fears because Night Birds new video for “Mutiny at Muscle Beach” is going to horrify you for sure. Or maybe just entertain you, if classic ‘80s gore is your thing! After watching this video being premiered by Bloody-Disgusting, you may want to think twice about exploring those abandoned buildings like we know you bored suburban punks like to do. The boys in Night Birds have luckily made a full recovery and are hitting the road with Dillinger Four this October and performing at The Fest 14, all in support of their brand new album, Mutiny at Muscle Beach, out October 2nd available for pre-order now! (Details below) You think these dudes like horror flicks? Duh!
“Pro wrestler, Jeff Cannonball, tried recording over that video of him murdering and hacking us up into little pieces with some footage of us performing our brand new SMASH hit gold single, “Mutiny At Muscle Beach”, in a basement… but any 30+ year old remembers what would happen when you would record over an old VHS tape. Some of that recorded-over footage was bound to scramble in here and there and resurface in all it’s fuzzy gory glory! Yes, we’re dorks. Yes, we love slasher flicks. Hi, we’re the Night Birds. Enjoy…” – Brian Gorsegner (Vocals)
10/15/15 Long Island, NY – Emporium
10/16/15 Albany, NY – Upstate Concert Hall
10/17/15 Lancaster, PA - The Chameleon
10/18/15 Pittsburgh, PA Rex Theatre
10/20/15 Detroit, MI – Loving Touch
10/21/15 Cleveland, OH – Now That’s Class
10/23/15 St. Louis, MO – Fubar
10/24/15 Springfield, IL – Black Sheep Cafe
10/25/15 Kansas City, MO – Record Bar
10/26/15 Chicago, IL – Reggie’s
10/28/15 Omaha, NE – Lookout Lounge
10/29/15 Des Moines, IA – Lefty’s Live Music
10/31/15 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social Club
11/03/15 Memphis, TN – The Hi Tone
11/04/15 Birmingham, AL – Saturn
11/05/15 Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Music Hall
11/06/15 Orlando, FL – Backbooth
11/07/15 Tampa, FL – Orpheum
11/08/15 Miami, FL – Churchill’s
Fat Wreck Chords recording artists: NOFX, Lagwagon, Strung Out, and Swingin’ Utters will be appearing on Last Call With Carson Daly! You heard us right. When the Fat Tour landed in Los Angeles, the fine folks at Last Call filmed four of our veteran bands to celebrate our 25th Anniversary! We’ve dubbed our late night takeover as “Fat Tuesday” and on Tuesday night, September 15th, NOFX will kick off a four-week run of Fat bands on network television! Each Tuesday night that follows for a month, another band from the Fat Tour will be appearing! So, remember, NOFX is confirmed to air this upcoming Tuesday as part of their NBC late night evening, so stay up late like a real punk, or set your DVR to record at 1:35/12:35C if you’re old and boring. If you miss taping it, you can catch the performance on NBC.com and Hulu 24-48 hours after it airs.
Riot Fest Chicago! We’re coming back, we’re coming back, we’re coming back to you! We’re super pumped to be coming back to Riot Fest in Chicago again this year! So excited that we made another flexi three-pack this year, but this year each is double sided, for 6 songs total! And there will be 2 different color versions of the pack, limited to 250 each! Fat Music For Riot Fest People 2 features NOFX, Strung Out, Good Riddance, Western Addiction, Night Birds and PEARS! Come pick it up at our booth starting Friday September, 11th. We’ll have a Riot Fest exclusive T-Shirt and Hoodie as well as a bunch of random color vinyl so stop by and see us in between Less Than Jake (Sunday at 3:45) and PEARS (Saturday at 2:00).
Joey Cape’s long awaited new solo album, Stitch Puppy, is out today! Check out a review or two, then pop over to Brooklynvegan to hear the album in its entirety. Get ready to see the songs performed live on the upcoming Stitch Puppy tour featuring One Week Records artists Brian Wahlstrom, Walt Hamburger, Jo Bergeron and Betty and the Boy! What is a Stitch Puppy? Head over to New Noise to read the latest interview with Joey Cape who describes how the doll became the muse for his album, lyrically and visually. If you missed Joey Cape’s directorial debut, you can watch Stitch Puppy come to life in the clever and surreal video for "This Life IS Strange.” If you haven’t ordered your copy, you can do so today! Listen on Bandcamp or Spotify.
Los Angeles! If you can breathe your brown air well enough tomorrow, get over and see Dead To Me!
San Diego Punk (yeah, you know the guy) got Mean Jeans drunk and interviewed them.
Hey American West! Bad Cop/Bad Cop is ready to rock for you over the next week!
Leftover Crack is ready to rock Canada this week!
New interview with Direct Hit frontman Nick Woods.
How do you say “Party” in Swedish? We’re guessing this interview Mean Jeans has the answer.
CJ Ramone talks about why 1989 “should have been the end of the century” in a new Rolling Stone piece.
Strung Out, Mad Caddies and CJ Ramone have all been added to Stemweder Open Air in Germany!