[INT] New Release --> Murder by Death - 'Bitter...
Murder by Death will be releasing their new full length on September 25.
[AUS] New Shows --> Splendour side shows
Friends, along with Howler and Zulu Winter, will be teaming up for some Splendour side shows in Sydney and Melbourne. Check out the details below. Tuesday, July 24 @ The Corner Hotel, Melbourne. [18+ - 8.00pm] Wednesday July 25 @ Oxford Art Factory, Sydney. [18+ - 8.00pm]
[AUS] Tim Barry supports announced
Supports for the forthcoming Tim Barry tour have been announced.
[AUS] Resist signs Crisis Alert
OFP: Resist is proud to welcome Adelaide’s Crisis Alert to it’s roster. Formed in 2012 with the mindset of writing short and fast early 80’s styled hardcore songs, Crisis Alert capture the raw sound and energy that was portrayed by early American hardcore bands. Although the band formed in 2012, each band member has a lot of experience under their belts, playing in many notable bands for...
[AUS] New Release --> Phantoms - 'S.O.S.'
Phantoms will be releasing a new 7”, S.O.S., on Broken Hive in July. To launch, they will be heading out on a co-headlining tour in July / August with Harms Way.
[AUS] New Shows --> Reverance Hotel launches
New Melbourne live venue, The Reverance Hotel, will be launching next weekend with a set of shows. Check out the full details below. Saturday, July 7 @ The Reverance, Melbourne. [18+ - 8.00pm] w/ The Hawaiian Islands, Hoodlum Shouts, Lincoln Le Fevre, Cavalcade and Being Amazing. Sunday, July 8 @ The Reverance, Melbourne. [18+ - 3.00pm] w/ Wil Wagner, Darren Gibson, Maricopa Wells and Lucy Wilson....
[INT] New Tour --> House vs. Hurricane regional...
House vs. Hurricane will be touring regionally in August and September with Confession and In Hearts Wake. Check out the full dates below. [[MORE]] AUGUST 17th – Pakenham Hall, Pakenham [AA] 18th – Brisbane Hotel, Hobart [U18 Arvo 18+ Night] 22nd – Plantation Hotel, Coffs Harbour [18+] * 23rd – Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle [18+] 24th – The Loft, Newcastle [AA] 25th – Masonic Hall, Blacktown...
[INT] New Music --> States - 'Right or Not'
States have a new lyric video for their new song, Right or Not.
[INT] New Video --> Transit - 'I Think I Know You'
Transit have a new video for I Think I Know You, from last year’s full length, Listen and Forgive. The band will be touring in August with Anchors.
[INT] New Video --> Kate's Party - 'Clement Time'
You can watch the new video from Kate’s Party, Clement Time, from their most recent EP, Toast Office.
[INT] New Release --> Monuments - 'Gnosis'
OFP: As torchbearers of the UK tech metal scene, Monuments has already forged their complex soundscapes into the minds of thousands with their 3 track EP, We Are the Foundation, and now the band is ready to release their debut full-length album, Gnosis, this August. Due out via Century Media August 27 in Europe, August 28 in North America, and August 31 in Australia/NZ, Gnosis combines aggressive...
[INT] Jeff Loomis working on new material
OFP: Jeff Loomis has also been working on new material as-of-late. According to Joe Nurre, the touring guitarist and vocalist in Jeff Loomis’ band, “Jeff and I have collaborated musically on two of the songs, and I have lyrics and vocals written for the three.” Touring drummer Anup Sastry will be programming the drums, and producer Aaron Smith will be recording and mixing. While...
[INT] New Tour --> The Early November -
[INT] New Tour --> Defeater, Blacklisted
OFP: In what could be one of the worst kept secrets of 2012, we can now confirm Massachusetts band Defeater will indeed be returning to Australia this September just over a year since they were here last. Defeater will be joined by none other than Philadelphia’s ever evolving Blacklisted, touring Australia for the first time since 2008. Defeater are a band that play by their own rules; they...
[INT] The World is a Beautiful Place and I Am No...
The World is a Beautiful Place and I Am No Longer Afraid to Die have begun recording their debut Topshelf full length, Whenever, if Ever.
[AUS] UNFD secures European deal
OFP: UNFD have today announced a partnership with UK-based Essential Music to start their expansion into Europe. Punk/hardcore-focused label and management company UNFD, part of the Staple Group of companies, have existing partnerships with Roadrunner, Mediaskare and Hopeless in America and have been looking to establish a footing in the European market. The Essential distribution and...
[AUS] Billy Corgan speaks out. Again.
Check out this really good article on Themusic.com.au about Billy Corgan and his public persona and a bunch more cool stuff.
[AUS] New Release --> Chinese Burns Unit - 7"
Poison City will be releasing the forthcoming Chinese Burns Unit 7”.
[AUS] Feature Show --> Idylls + more @ Fat Louies
This is today’s Feature Show. If you’re in Brisbane tonight, go.
[AUS] New Video --> Northlane - 'Transcending...
Northlane have a new video for Transcending Dimensions.
[AUS] New Video --> The Smith St. Band - studio...
The Smith St. Band have posted a preview video for their forthcoming second full length.
[INT] New Music / Video --> Yeasayer - 'Longevity'...
Yeasayer have a new video for Longevity, the first single from their forthcoming full length, Fragrant World.
[AUS] New Video --> House Vs. Hurricane - 'Get...
House Vs. Hurricane have a new video for Get Wrecked, a song from their forthcoming full length, Crooked Teeth, due July 13.
[INT] New Video --> Quicksand - 'How Soon is Now?'...
Check out this video of Quicksand covering The Smiths’ song, How Soon is Now?
[INT] --> New Music: Lipona - 'The River'
Punknews.org are streaming a new Lipona song, The River, from their latest release, Networks.
[INT] New Video --> Minus the Bear - 'Infinity...
Minus the Bear have released a preview video for their forthcoming full length, Infinity Overhead, due late August.
[INT] New Release --> Anchorless Split - Off With...
Anchorless have announced the latest release in their ongoing 4-way split series. This, the 3rd, will feature songs from Off With Their Heads, The Slowdeath, Sundowner and The Outsiders.
[INT] NME name best songs of past 60 years
NME has released their list of best songs in the past 60 years.
[INT] Grade / The Fullblast reform, plan reunion
Two seminal Ontario-based melodic hardcore acts, Grade and The Fullblast are both reforming for a reunion show in September.
[INT] Warped Tour planning reality show - 'Warped...
Warped Tour will be filming a new reality-based TV show Warped Roadies on the current tour. It will air on Fuse.TV towards the end of the year.
[INT] New Release/s --> The Holy Mess, Masked...
Red Scare have announced their release details for the forthcoming months with new releases from The Holy Mess, Dan Andriano, Brendan Kelly, Elway and Masked Intruder.
[INT] New Interview --> MTV w/ Against Me!'s Laura...
MTV have conducted a video interview with Against Me!’s Laura Jane Christie, the first since she announced being transgender.
[INT] New Release --> The Locust - Rarities...
The Locust will release a 44-song rarities compilation in late July featuring rare and out-of-print material from the bands early catalog.
[INT] New Music --> Prawn - 'Donald Domesky'
Prawn have a new song, Donald Domesky, from their forthcoming EP, Ships, out July 17. They have also posted their back catalog as a pay-what-you-want download.
[INT] New Music --> Shores - 'Broderick'
Shores have a new song, Broderick, from their forthcoming full length, Leavening, due out August 7.
[INT] New Music --> Killswitch Engage - Untitled
Apparently a new Killswitch Engage song has leaked.
[AUS] New Show --> House Vs. Hurricane Brisbane...
House Vs. Hurricane have added a Brisbane all ages show to their forthcoming Crooked Teeth tour.
[AUS] New Video --> Lo! - 'Bastion'
Sydney’s Lo! have a new video for Bastion from their 2011 full length, Look and Behold.
[AUS] New Tour --> Dark Funeral
Swedish black metallers Dark Funeral return to Australia once again to terrorise our stages with “vast walls of sound” and their “classic black metal, with clouds of red dry ice and an ominous electronic drone announcing the songs.” Suss the full details here.
[INT] New Video --> Every Time I Die - 'I Suck...
Every Time I Die have a new video for I Suck (Blood) from their latest full length, Ex Lives.
[AUS] New Release --> City of Ships / Rosetta -...
City of Ships and Rosetta are touring next month and will be releasing a 6-track split EP to coincide with the tour on July 11 on Bird’s Robe.
[INT] New Video --> Sigur Rós - 'Fjögur Píanó'
Check out Sigur Rós’ new video for Fjögur Píanó, a song from their latest full length, Valtari. It features Shia LaBeouf in the nuddy.
[INT] New Video --> Modest Mouse - 'The Lonesome...
OFP: As part of the “Pitchfork Classic” series, Pitchfork.tv today presents a 45-minute documentary on Modest Mouse’s classic 1997 album The Lonesome Crowded West. For the film, Pitchfork.tv traveled to Los Angeles, London, and cities across the Pacific Northwest (Portland, Seattle, Olympia, Port Townsend) to discuss the making of the album with everyone from frontman Isaac...
[INT] New Music --> DIIV - 'Oshin'
DIIV are streaming their debut full length, Oshin, out June 26 on Captured Tracks.
[INT] New Release --> Rings of Saturn - 'Dingir'
OFP: It has been just over 2 years since Rings of Saturn’s first full-length album Embryonic Anomaly was re-released on Unique Leader. Since that time, ROS has been hard at work writing their much anticipated sophomore release, as well as consistently touring across the United States and Canada with metal giants such as Decapitated, Carnifex, Origin and more. With the recent release of Rings...
[INT] New Signing --> Willowtip signs...
OFP: Willowtip is pleased to announce the signing of German death metal band Ingurgitating Oblivion. The label will release I.O.’s newest album, Enigmatic Symmetries in late 2012. The band describes the album as “a churning maelstrom of technical drums, subsonic atrocities, frantic vocal obscurities, and multi-dimensional guitar atonalities.” I.O.’s previous full-length...
[INT] New Video --> Sharks - 'Paitent Spider'
Sharks have a new video for Paitent Spider - a song from their recently released debut full length, No Gods.
[INT] New Music --> Make do and Mend - 'Everything...
You can listen to Make do and Mend’s new full length, Everything You Ever Loved, out this week on Rise.
[INT] New Music --> The Dopamines - 'Vices'
Alt. Press are streaming the new Dopamines record, Vices, out June 19 on It’s Alive.