THE ROUTES Reanimate BUZZCOCKS w/ Surfy Guitar Instrumental Tribute LP, "Reverberation Addict" + UK Sept Tour Dates
THE ROUTES are back with their fourteenth studio album “Reverberation Addict”. Having tackled the music of Kraftwerk on their 2022 album “The Twang Machine”, The Routes have applied their sound (described by Iggy Pop as “beat-you-to-death surf music” on his BBC Radio 6 show) to the genius of Pete Shelley and Buzzcocks.
London Punk Vets VIRVON VARVON Drop New Release Ahead of US Tour Dates, Gonerfest 20
Virvon Varvon are UK (London) vets featuring members of Black Time, Wake Up Dead, Candy Highway, and The Jazz June. After burning through a couple of pressings of their debut mini-LP "Mind Cancer" (Girlsville Records), they gigged around London and played Get Lost Fest in Hamburg, Germany last year. In September they head to Gonerfest in Memphis, TN for their first-ever shows stateside.
'Depraved & Degenerate' Budget Rockers, THEEE RETAIL SIMPS, Drop New 7" via Goodbye Boozy Records
Earth’s punks all writhe and slither in the lotion potion they so effortlessly excrete. For its exclusively the bad decision boogie that blares out of their human jukebox, with cut A1 - “Rubble” – chain whipping garage into hardcore and back again. Hell, hath no fury like Theee Simps on uppers and this is the angriest imaginable cut in their arsenal.
Ugly Things Magazine, the ultimate rock ‘n’ roll read, is now also a podcast. And issue 63 is out now!
In the latest episode -- part one of two -- Stax talks to singer and hell-raiser P.J. Proby, who shares amazing stories about his early days in the music business in Hollywood, 1957-64, and his momentous arrival in England in 1964 to appear on a Beatles TV special.
LOTHARIO Drop 7" via Goodbye Boozy Records, Prep Debut LP Release
Lothario, a dynamic new punk project led by the talented Annaliese Redlich, has recently burst onto the music scene with this explosive debut release. Known for her involvement in Naarm/Melbourne's renowned Imperial Leather and the Neon Sunset radio show, as well as countless electrifying DJ sets, Redlich brings her raw energy and punk sensibilities to this exciting new endeavor.
Aborted Tortoise and Ghoulies Tour Europe, Prep Split 7" via Goodbye Boozy Records
‘The music is better than the name’ – words that Aborted Tortoise have heard numerous times. A union of 5 idiots with many gripes, Aborted Tortoise began as a dumb high school band that soon grew to be a dumb mid-20s band.
Aussie Weirdo-Punk Kings, GEE TEE w/ SATANIC TOGAS, Tour Europe, Drop Fresh 7" via Goodbye Boozy Records
Their evil majesties Satanic Togas are visiting Europe with Gee Tee on one of the most anticipated tours in the old continent for this summer (all dates below). On the occasion of such a great event, Teramo's almighty DIY label Goodbye Boozy Records is releasing this insanely killer 7"
THE OXYS New Album, GENERATION IRRELEVANT, Drops Today via Dead Beat Records
Generation Irrelevant has been received exceedingly well at press. Cosmic Clash says the album is "...packed with a traditional power-punk sound...tracks hit like a thrilling roller coaster ride, capturing the essence of raw, punk rock intensity." While PunkSite.com hails it as “an absolutely blistering album filled with some wicked guitar licks, tub-thumping drums, a bass that drives it along rel
French Garage Sensations THE ARROGANTS to Drop Sophomore LP "Brainwash" via Dirty Water Records
The Arrogants authentically revive and reimagine the sound and spirit of '60s Mod and UK R&B scenes. Their songs, visuals, and overall aesthetic perfectly embody that era while adding their own contemporary twist.
Texas Punk Rock 'n' Rollers THE OXYS Prep Sophomore LP Release via Dead Beat Records
From opener “Ticking Time Bomb’s” flame-thrower guitars and sky-punching “whoa-whoa” hooks, to “Isolation’s” chiming, intense evocation of pandemic-bred shielding and claustrophobia, to the rumbling “Screaming In Silence,” these tracks deliver what fans have been anticipating.
Boston Garage Kings MUCK AND THE MIRES Invade London @ The Night Owl | FRIDAY, 23 JUNE
Boston's Muck and the Mires, have been described as a blend of the HAMBURG-era BEATLES and the CBGBs-era RAMONES. They have built a worldwide following through relentless touring, radio and satellite airplay, and a string of recordings (considered by many to be cult classics) produced by Kim Fowley and Jim Diamond.
REPROBATE MEDIA Launches Full-Service Music Publicity 'NUKE WIRE' for Record Labels, Bands, Promoters, Booking Agents and Record Retailers Worldwide
With an unparalleled reach across GLOBAL media organizations, bloggers, and niche music communities, the NUKE service enables Reprobate Media's clients to maximize their exposure and reach new GLOBAL audiences. The service covers everything from press releases and media outreach to radio and tour promotion.