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Riot Fest postpones until 2021 and reveals the first wave of the lineup
Riot Fest postpones until 2021 and reveals the first wave of the lineup
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Riot Fest 2020 has been postponed until 2021. The festival announced the new dates and first lineup announcement on June 16. The Chicago-based festival follows a long list of other festivals that have been postponed this year including Lollapalooza, Glastonbury, Coachella and Reading and Leeds...
Top 10 concept albums worth immersing yourself in
Top 10 concept albums worth immersing yourself in
Diving into the meaning behind a band’s lyrics can offer a glimpse into what influences an artist. However, sometimes an album with a fully realized vision driving it can reveal things you never knew. Whether it’s the inspiration a band draw from in their word choice or some historical background you didn’t know about a certain topic, concept records are some of the most fun things to listen to on
10 podcasts and radio shows hosted by punk musicians you should hear
10 podcasts and radio shows hosted by punk musicians you should hear
There are thousands of podcasts out there, and more are uploaded each day. While there’s plenty of podcasts about music, we wanted to switch perspectives and introduce you to some created by the musicians themselves. Go ahead and take a break from streaming music to try out one of these podcasts or radio shows hosted by punk musicians. Belo...
Fucked Up discuss next album
Fucked Up discuss next album
Toronto's Fucked Up recently chatted with Rolling Stone about writing the follow-up to 2011's David Comes To Life. Read an excerpt below. "I think it'd be dishonest to try and make exactly the same thing again, because that's not what you'd want to do," Abraham says. "You want to try someth... Read More ...
Mike Haliechuk (Fucked Up) on SXSW: “The road to success is not paved with festival laminates”
Mike Haliechuk (Fucked Up) on SXSW: “The road to success is not paved with festival laminates”
Fucked Up guitarist Mike Haliechuk (10,000 Marbles) has published an interesting new essay on SXSW and other like-minded festivals that calls into question what bands truly get out of them. Here's an excerpt, via the Grid: "The model established by SXSW, which has been replicated in dozens of cities all around the world, rests upon the premise that for the bands who perform, the potential
Modest Mouse, Gaslight Anthem, Avenged Sevenfold announced for Metallica’s Orion Music & More
Modest Mouse, Gaslight Anthem, Avenged Sevenfold announced for Metallica’s Orion Music & More
More bands have been announced for Metallica's inuagural Orion Music & More festival, happening June 23-24 at Bader Field in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Bands slated to perform include Arctic Monkeys, Avenged Sevenfold, Modest Mouse, The Gaslight Anthem, Cage The Elephant, Fucked Up, Best Coast, Hot Snakes, Titus Andronicus, Gary Clark Jr., Lucero, Roky Erickson, Th ...
Wavves – Life Sux EP
Wavves Life Sux EP You’re never gonna stop Nathan Williams. At least, that’s what the Wavves frontman continues to proclaim on the follow-up EP to 2010’s King Of The Beach. Where that album’s title track saw the singer repeating, “You’re never gonna stop me” from being the ruler of all things beachy, Life Sux sees him just as defiantly challenging anyone to stop him from meeting Dave Grohl. (We’re
Wavves and Fucked Up to tour U.S. this fall
Wavves and Fucked Up to tour U.S. this fall
Noise-poppers Wavves and hardcore pugelists Fucked Up are hitting the road together for a short string of U.S. shows this fall. Dates: 09-23 Boston, MA - Royale 09-24 New York, NY - Webster Hall 09-25 Washington, DC - Black Cat 09-26 Charlottesville, VA - Jefferson Theatre 09-27 Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506 09-28 Columbus, OH - Outland Live 09-29 Chicago, IL - Logan Square Auditorium 09-30 Detroit