Punk Rock & Paintbrushes Holiday Art Show returns for a third year—plus, don’t miss Capsize’s new video for “Blind.” Check out the news you might have missed today below!
1. Marianas Trench announce U.S. tour dates, unveil new song
Marianas Trench are heading on a 22-date headlining U.S. tour in the spring. The band are also supporting their new album Phantoms due out in 2019. They recently shared their first single “I Knew You When.” VIP ticket presale will start tomorrow. Regular tickets will be available Dec. 7.
05/01 – Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre Of Living Arts
05/03 – New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
05/04 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
05/05 – Silver Spring, MD @ Fillmore
05/07 – Charlotte, NC @ Underground
05/08 – Nashville, TN @ The Cowan
05/10 – Charleston, SC @ The Music Farm
05/11 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
05/12 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
05/14 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls Theatre
05/15 – Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
05/19 – Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
05/21 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Intersection
05/22 – Indianapolis, IN @ Egyptian Room
05/24 – Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
05/25 – Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theatre
05/26 – Omaha, NE @ Slowdown
05/28 – Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
05/29 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Depot
06/03 – San Francisco, CA @ Fillmore
06/04 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent Theatre
06/05 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
2. GroundCulture sign to Hopeless Records
GroundCulture, a hardcore act from the U.K., just announced their signing to Hopeless Records. “It’s going to change our lives and give life to our actual dream, as well as introduce us to people who will no doubt grow to be some of our closest friends in the world,” frontman Roy Watson says. The band also shared their new music video for “Catalyst” from their self-titled EP available here.
3. William Ryan Key announces U.S. headline tour
Former Yellowcard vocalist William Ryan Key is venturing off on a U.S. solo headline tour. He will be playing songs from his two EPs including his new one Virtue, as well as reimagined Yellowcard songs. Cory Wells and Selfish Things will support him on the run. Presale tickets are available now, and general tickets will be available starting Wednesday here.
4. Punk Rock & Paintbrushes Holiday Art Show returns for third year
Punk Rock & Paintbrushes will be holding their third annual art showcase at Innerspace Gallery in Los Angeles Dec. 15. Their holiday art show will feature artists such as Matt Skiba of Alkaline Trio and blink-182, Hunter Burgan of AFI, Matt Hensley of Flogging Molly and many more. Each artist will have prints, paintings, etc. for sale. Additionally, special guest DJs will be present including Noodles of the Offspring. You can RSVP for the free event here and get a glimpse of what it’ll look like above.
5. Capsize share new music video
Capsize shared their new video for their track “Blind,” whose audio was released last month. The music video features eerie lighting and haunting vocals. The band are on the road right now with Thousand Below and Dead Lakes on the Burn Away tour. Tickets can be found here.
11/30 – Murrieta, CA @ MSC Venue
12/01 – Camarillo, CA @ Rock City
12/02 – Fresno, CA @ Strummer’s
12/03 – Chico, CA @ Lost On Main
12/04 – Portland, OR @ Post 134
12/05 – Seattle, WA @ Funhouse at El Corazon
12/06 – Pocatello, ID @The Elks Lodge
12/07 – Colorado Springs, CO @ Black Sheep
12/08 – Grand Junction, CO @ Mesa Theatre
12/09 – Tempe, AZ @ 51 West
6. The Specials announce new album, share single
The Specials shared their new single “Vote For Me” ahead of the release of a new LP. Encore will be their first album in 37 years. The 10-track album will be available everywhere Feb. 1 and can be preordered here.