The Gunz Show sat down with John D., the creator of Skate and Surf, to discuss this year’s lineup as well as the history of the Festival. John explained how he secured a Midtown reunion, what went wrong last year, and hints at more acts to be added. He also touches base on how the venue will be set up and another upcoming tour he has planned. You can listen to it here.
So you're a fan of skittish, sunny punk rock, huh? In that case, you should probably check out Plymouth, UK trio Woahnows. Below is a first look at the band's video for new single "Watching Accidents", which takes cues from the likes ofJapandroids and fellow Brit-punks Gnarwolves. The track is up for free download for a limited time on Bandcamp and the official single is set for release on the 10th of March via Big Scary Monsters. Soak it in.
You can check out my interview with Anthony Raneri (Bayside) The band's fantastic new album, Cult, is available now (read my review) and will be heading out on its headlining tour next month.
And the same weekend we were doing those shows, Long Island Fest was happening in like a VFW Hall and I Am The Avalanche was playing. And I remember thinking like I would much rather be at Long Island Fest right now. I don't care, I don't want to be in front of these 10,000 people who don't get what I'm doing and as soon as we're done playing they're gonna go buy a confederate flag beer coozie. I would much rather play in front of a thousand people in a VFW Hall in Long Island right now. And that...
We grew up listening to all the punk rock bands from the 90s and first years of 2000, to name a few: Blink 182, New Found Glory, Nofx, Lagwagon, Mxpx, Useless ID, Strung Out, Jimmy Eat World, Nirvana, Offspring, Rufio, Millencolin, but also some heavier stuff, like nu metal, hardcore and such.
Oberst's lawsuit says the woman posted accusations that Oberst raped her a decade ago in North Carolina after his brother, her middle school English teacher, introduced the two at an Oberst show. The lawsuit says she also claimed Oberst punched her in the face and that she was 16 at the time. He says the media coverage that resulted from the three posts in the comments section of a blog has damaged his career, especially in New York where most of the major music publishing houses are headquartered. He says he was in the company of his brother,...
Travis Barker will release his autobiography, Can I Say: Living Large, Cheating Death, and Drums, Drums, Drums, on June 24 via William Morrow, according to Amazon.
Travis Barker’s soul-baring memoir chronicles the highlights and lowlights of the renowned drummer’s art and his life, including the harrowing plane crash that nearly killed him and his traumatic road to recovery—a fascinating never-before-told-in-full story of personal reinvention grounded in musical salvation and fatherhood.
After breaking out as the acclaimed drummer of the multiplatinum punk band Blink-182, everything changed for Travis Barker. But the dark side of rock stardom took its toll: his marriage, ...
Another Uncle Buck. Another big week of tickets. We're continuing the Kanye West tickets with additional pairs for his Nassau Coliseum show on 2/23. You're not going to win them so easily though. Pick a song of Mr. West's and come up with a music video concept. Also be sure to leave your full name and email in the replies as well.
Today we're streaming Knuckle Puck's "Fences" from the band's upcoming split with Neck Deep out on Bad Timing Records / Hopeless Records on February 25th. Online copies are sold out, but 500 copies of the split will be available on tour, which starts February 28th. Listen to the song in the replies and you can grab the songs on Bandcamp.
Misfits are collaborating with horror apparel company Fright-Rags for a limited edition shirt, which is now available for pre-order. The design crosses the band's iconic fiend skull logo with Jason Voorhees' signature hockey mask.
Watch Grieves' new video for “Shreds” in the replies. Winter & The Wolves releases on March 25th via Rhymesayers Entertainment. European and US tour dates for the album support tour are in the replies, with more to be announced soon.
I feel a little need to speak out. Let's get this straight ... Emmure is MY blood sweat and tears ..MY band born from my thoughts and my hard work and writing (I'm sure you can see the change from early Emmure to now so if they say they wrote it you know it's a lie; I was actually forced to say it was an even split wether it was money or writing credits) it will never be theirs as much as they can fake it that's all it is .. fake. To see what Frank [Palmeri] is doing to me and my family's hard work is absolutely disgusting. I love Mark [Davis], we hang all the time and...
It is with great disappointment I must announce that Tiger Army’s Spring Forward 2014 shows will NOT be happening this April in the wake of Geoff Kresge’s decision to leave Tiger Army for a second time.
I must apologize to all of those affected by the cancellations – I know many of you travel far and wide to support Tiger Army and that’s not something taken lightly. I’m told refunds will be available at point of ticket purchase by Tuesday. I’ve cherished each and every opportunity to play a Tiger Army show in recent years and have been especially proud of these...
Travis Barker will be presenting this year's Musink festival in Southern California. This year's lineup will include performances from The Descendents, Tech N9ne, Transplants, Gorilla Biscuits, Love Canal, Judge, Strife, Rittz, and H20 and will host over 300 renowned tattoo artists from around the world including Jack Rudy, Dan Smith, Tokyo Hiro, Nikko Hurtado, Small Paul, Oliver Peck among many others. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 21st