October 13, 2015
UK pop-punks ROAM have officially announced details for their debut LP. The disc will be titled Backbone and will be released on January 22, 2015 via Hopeless Records. Coinciding with the announcement, the band has also released a new song and music video for “Deadweight”, which can be heard below.
Matt Wilson of Set Your Goals provides guest vocals for the track and also plays a cameo role in the video. Backbone is the follow up to ROAM’s ‘Viewpoint’ EP, which was released earlier in 2015.
Pop punk band State Champs have premiered a full stream of their upcoming LP, Around the World and Back, which is due out October 16, 2015 via Pure Noise Records. Pre-orders are now available.
Listen to the album here courtesy AltPunk.
Broadcaster has released a new song from their upcoming EP. The EP is titled Spin and is due out October 16, 2015 via Jump Start Records.
Listen to “All The Wrong Reasons” here courtesy Brooklyn Vegan.
Grand Rapids, Michigan’s The Lippies have signed on with Red Scare Industries. The band is currently putting the finishing touches on their debut LP.
The album will follow their 2014 self titled EP, which can be heard here.
Boston’s Trophy Lungs will release their newest album Day Jobs on vinyl through Antique Records and will now be releasing the album on CD through Bearded Punk Records on October 16, 2015.
Watch the new video for “Bathroom Graffiti” below. Pre-orders will be available soon here.
Austin, TX metalcore sextet Fire From The Gods has signed with Rise Records. The band has premiered a new single and lyric video for the song “Pretenders.” Watch it below.
Fire From The Gods will begin recording their debut LP sometime in early 2016.
Emo-pop band Arizona Landmine has joined the Texas Is Funny Records family. The Ames, Iowa based band plans to release their debut record, When Will I Ever Learn?, on cassette and digital near the end of 2015.
Coinciding with the announcement comes the premiere of the new song “This Ain’t My First Rodeo.” Vocalist Griffen Clark comments on the track:
“The song is about identifying the flaws of the people around you and trying to overcome them, but in doing that, you can start to find those flaws in yourself. It can completely reconstruct your perspective, but ultimately it’s necessary to be a better person.”
Listen to the song here courtesy New Noise Magazine.
Australia’s Violent Soho are releasing a split with Spraynard. The first track from Spraynard is titled “Back Roads” and can be heard below. Violent Soho will contribute the song “Tomatito.” The split will be released by SideOneDummy Records and is limited to 1000 pressings.
Pre-orders are here. Listen to the track below.
Montreal psychobilly act The Brains has premiered the first track from their upcoming new album, Out In The Dark, due out October 30, 2015 via Stomp Records. The track is titled “The Witch” and can be streamed over on Bandcamp. Pre-orders are available at the same link.
The album serves as a follow up to their 2013 full length, The Monster Within.
October 12, 2015
NY punk legends Johnny Thunders & The Heartbreakers will be releasing a previously unreleased live recording of a performance for a hometown crowd at the Village Gate in Greenwich Village. The recordings were pulled from two shows recorded on August 18 & 20, 1977 and will be available on both CD, in a deluxe mini-LP gatefold sleeve, plus a limited edition hot pink 12” gatefold vinyl pressing on October 16, 2015 courtesy of Cleopatra Records.
Track listing is below.