Photos by: Danica Bansie – Atlanta-based punk rock band The Coathangers, who are expected to release their newest album, The Devil You Know, on March 8th, 2019 via Suicide Squeeze Records, performed at Imperial in Vancouver last night (March 2nd). Advertisements
By: Kirstin Bews – Toronto-based punk band Pkew Pkew Pkew, are releasing their third album, Optimal Lifestyles, on March 1st via Dine Alone. Known for their lively beer-soaked shows, Pkew Pkew Pkew pack a punch with no-nonsense lyrics and strong musical compositions in this release. If you’re naming a band after the … Continue reading
By: Staff – Throughout 2019, Taking Back Sunday is celebrating their 20th anniversary with a year-long celebration, including an extensive worldwide tour, paying tribute to their catalog – and their fans – with full album performances, plus a 21-song career-spanning compilation (featuring two new songs), titled Twenty, available now on Craft Recordings. Today (2/26), the band has announced the second leg of … Continue reading
Photos by: David Scala – Celtic punk band Dropkick Murphys, who released their ninth album, 11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory, on January 6th, 2017 via Born & Bred, performed at Rebel in Toronto last night (Feb. 18th).
By: Staff – Alexisonfire has released “Familiar Drugs,” their first new song in almost ten years – listen HERE. “Familiar Drugs” was produced by the band, long-time friend Karl Bareham (City and Colour), and mixed by Grammy-award winning Jacquire King (Tom Waits, Kings of Leon, Modest Mouse). A special vinyl pressing is available for pre-order today … Continue reading
By: Staff – Toronto, Ontario’s very own punk powerhouse — PUP — are proud to announce their new album, Morbid Stuff, set for release on the band’s brand new label Little Dipper, on April 5, 2019. Produced, recorded and mixed by Dave Schiffman (Weezer, Cass McCombs, The Mars Volta), Morbid Stuff is everything that PUP fans have grown to love about them, but dialed up … Continue reading
By: Staff – Following the announcement that 2018 would be its final cross-country run, the Vans Warped Tour headed out for a final summer of music, philanthropy, and community. Looking back on it now, founder Kevin Lyman shares, “It was truly an honor to do a final cross-country run of Warped in 2018; to see fans from all … Continue reading
Photos by: Brendan Albert – Toronto-based punk band Fucked Up, who released their fifth album, Dose Your Dreams, on October 5th, 2018 via Merge, performed at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto last night (Oct. 19th).
Photos by: Kevin Tosh – Danish punk rock band Iceage, who released their fourth album, Beyondless, on May 4th, 2018 via Matador, which featured the singles “Catch It”, “Pain Killer”, “Take It All”, and “The Day the Music Dies”, performed at the Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle on May 10th with Norwegian art pop singer-songwriter Jenny Hval, who released … Continue reading
Photos by Josh Moody – Toronto-based hardcore punk band Cancer Bats, who released their sixth album, The Spark That Moves, on April 20th, 2018 via New Damage Records, performed at Lee’s Palace in Toronto last night (April 20th).