September 18, 2014
CJ Ramone, late bassist for the legendary punk rock band Ramones, recently joined the Fat Wreck Chords family. In celebration the record label will release the new single Understand Me? on Sept. 30, 2014. Stream the song here.
The single is from CJ Ramone‘s upcoming full-length album titled Last Chance to Dance backed by Dan Root and Steve Soto from The Adolescents and David Hidalgo Jr. of Social Distortion. The single’s non-album b-side consists of a cover of Black Flag‘s Rise Above.
Philadelphia, PA’s Beach Slang is streaming a brand new song. The track is titled “Dirty Cigarettes” and is set to appear on their recently announced Cheap Thrills On A Dead End Street 7″, out soon on Tiny Engines Records. The 7″ will follow their debut EP, Who Would Ever Want Anything So Broken?, released earlier this year on Dead Broke Rekerds.
Listen to the song here.
Beach Slag features members James Snyder of Weston, JP Flexner of Ex-Friends and Ed McNulty, formerly of Nona, currently of Crybaby.
Restorations has premiered a brand new song. The track is titled “Misprint” and will appear on the new disc LP3, which is due out October 28, 2014 via SideOneDummy Records. Pre-orders are now live.
Listen to the song here courtesy Stereogum.
Birmingham, UK’s Guerrilla Monsoon has announced that they have signed on with Paper + Plastick Records in the US (Beach Community in the UK). The group will be releasing a new eight track 10” EP titled Big City Plans on October 27, 2014. It will be released both digitally and on limited edition colored vinyl, with different variants and include four brand new tracks as well as four re-worked takes of past favourites.
To celebrate the band has premiered a music video for the title track. Watch it below along with upcoming tour dates.
Chris Simpson (Mineral, The Gloria Record) solo project Zookeeper has premiered a new song. The song is titled “Conclusions” and is from the band’s upcoming sophomore LP, Pink Chalk, which is due out on October 14, 2014 via Count Your Lucky Stars Records. Pre-orders are now available.
Listen to the track here courtesy Brooklyn Vegan.
Los Angeles hardcore band The Ghost Inside has announced details for their fourth album. The album will be titled Dear Youth on November 17, 2014 via Epitaph Records. The album was co-produced by Jeremy McKinnon and Andrew Wade.
Check out the video for the song “Dear Youth (Day 52),” featuring fan submitted footage below.
Australia’s Violent Soho has premiered a new music video for the song “Dope Calypso.” The track is taken from their upcoming new album, Hungry Ghost, due out September 30, 2014 via SideOneDummyRecords.
Watch the video below.
Garage act Pet Sun has debuted a brand new music video. The video features the song “Feel Like I’m Going Away” from their first official EP release of the same name, due out September 27, 2014.
Watch the psychedelic video below.
Buffalo indie rockers Royal Tongues have debuted a new song. The track is titled “The Balance” and presently serves as a standalone single. The band is made up of Aaron Bonus and Justin Gammella who have traditionally focused on composing for other recording artists and producing music for film and television.
Listen to their debut track below.
Trash-pop duo Tinkerbelles (ex-Gypsyblood) has premiered a new song. The track is titled “When Puppies Cry” and is set to appear on their upcoming seven song debut 7″, Fine Asses, due out on October 28 via new local label Teepeespeek Records. Preorders are now live.
Listen to the song here courtesy Brooklyn Vegan.