Tag Archives: punk rock

damned

The Damned announce 2018 UK tour

Smash it up… Quick quiz: Which punk-rock band were the first to release a UK single, UK album, and officially first British band to be called ‘punk’? If you answered ‘Sex Pistols’ – you are wrong. The Damned aren’t only the original British punk rockers, but the orignal goth punks, and they have just announced a lengthy UK tour for ...

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Turbobier – Das Neue Festament

Review: Turbobier – Das Neue Festament

When I think of Austria, I think of the history, the landscape, Sigmund Freud, the beauty of the place, oh, and some small known guy called Schwarzenegger. Most importantly though, I know it for beer. Now I have something new to think of, Turbobier. I may not know any Austrian, but when a band has a name like that and ...

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king-blues

The King Blues Sign Worldwide Deal with Cooking Vinyl plus UK Headline Tour Announced

October is looking like the season for thrills as Brit punk rocking poets The King Blues have just announced their signing to indie label Cooking Vinyl in a worldwide deal. The London based quintet are currently finishing up writing their forthcoming album which is set to drop in early 2017. Frontman Itch had the following to say on the matter: ...

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RAMzine's Neale and Lottie join Lawnmower Deth at Bloodstock

Interview: Lawnmower Deth at Bloodstock 2015 (Audio)

You’ve heard of the wall of death, you know the circle pit of death, everyone has caught a crowd-surfing band member – but have you ever performed the hokey-cokey at a metal gig? If you saw Lawnmower Deth at Bloodstock this year, you know you have! After their surprise comeback in 2008, odd-ball thrash-metal legends Lawnmower Deth have been popping up ...

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Save Me Now – New Billy Idol Single & Tour Due

Billy Idol releases his new single ‘Save Me Now’, taken from his recent new album Kings & Queens of The Underground on 13th April. He has also announced new UK tour and European tours following the success of those held in the latter part of 2014. Beginning with shows at the UK’s Isle of Wight and Download Festivals, the tour also includes ...

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BILLY IDOL

Review: Billy Idol – Kings & Queens of the Underground

Almost a decade’s been and gone, in the cheeky wink of an eye, since Billy Idol last released an album, and while the fistful of hit singles like ‘White Wedding’ and ‘Dancing With Myself’ that made him a global hit still sound as fresh today as ever, surely the lad born William Michael Albert Broad is now himself haggard and ...

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Billy Idol – You Can’t Break Him Down!

October sees the release of ‘Kings & Queens Of The Underground’, the first new album by Billy Idol in almost a decade.  Released on Idol’s own BFI Records, via Kobalt Label Services, it is produced by Trevor Horn, with two tracks by Greg Kurstin, and including the debut single, ‘Can’t Break Me Down’. From punk pioneer to global superstar, William Michael ...

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DVD Review: The Rise And Fall of The Clash

Documentary showing the moving story of The Clash “Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness and others have greatness thrust upon them.” Thus with a quote from Shakespeare this DVD begins giving way to the sound of helicopters hovering over a huge auditorium in the States, then cutting to ground level as The Clash stroll ...

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Bad Religion

Bad Religion announce new Christmas album, ‘Christmas Songs’

Bad Religion have announced they are to release a special Christmas record. The rather strange release will see the band cover numerous Christmas essentials in their classic punk rock style. Check out the artwork and track listing for Christmas Songs below! 01. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing 02. O Come All Ye Faithful 03. O Come, O Come Emmanuel 04. ...

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Night Birds

Night Birds reveal details for ‘Born to Die in Suburbia’

Punk rock quartet, Night Birds, have revealed the artwork and track listing for their upcoming album, Born to Die in Suburbia. The album was recorded in Winter of 2013 at the Seaside Lounge with Mitch Rackin in Brooklyn, NY and features guest vocals from Eric Davidson (New Bomb Turks, The Livids) and Miranda Taylor (Hunchback, Black Wine). Born to Die in ...

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