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Cheetah Chrome featuring The Streetwalkin’ Cheetahs to Join James Williamson (The Stooges) at Bootleg HiFi

James Williamson, guitarist of iconic rock n’ roll group The Stooges, is presenting a special one night only performance of his recent solo album Re-Licked, at the Bootleg HiFi on Friday, January 16th. It’s just been announced that famed punk rock guitarist Cheetah Chrome (The Dead Boys, Rocket From the Tombs, The Batusis) has been […]

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American Nightmare Ravage the El Rey with Mosh Pit Madness

American Nightmare Boston hardcore punks American Nightmare (aka Give Up The Ghost) literally tore shit up on Sunday Night with a blizzard of sound and fury at the El Rey Theatre. Bl’ast! and Rotting Out got the show rolling with their opening sets at this badass show but the crowd waited patiently in anticipation for American Nightmare to take […]

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Vintage Gold: Patti Smith “Because The Night” – Classic Video

Back when Patti Smith and her group were recording their third studio album, Easter, with producer Jimmy Iovine, her paths crossed with Bruce Springsteen who was in the same studio recording his highly regarded album Darkness on the Edge of Town. From this happenstance was born a little ditty called “Because The Night” which is […]

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Title Fight to Headline The Regent and The Glass House

Kingston, PA melodic hardcore/punk outfit Title Fight are scheduled to headline back to back shows at The Regent downtown on Saturday, March 14th and The Glass House in Pomona on Sunday, March 15th. The band is touring in support of their upcoming release, Hyperview, due out February 3rd on Anti- Records. They recently came off […]

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Punk Rock Bowling 2015 Complete Lineup Annouced

The 17th Annual Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival has announced its complete lineup for its 2015 dates. As previously reported, this year’s three-day music fest will be headlined by Rancid, Dropkick Murphys and Refused. The entire lineup includes: The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Murder City Devils, Conflict, Discharge, Turbonegro, Bad Manners, and Sick Of It All, Jello […]

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The Dead Milkmen to Headline the Troubadour

80s punks, The Dead Milkmen have announced a headlining show date at The Troubadour in West Hollywood on Saturday, April 25. The satirical punk band are touring in support of their new album, Pretty Music for Pretty People, which was released October 7 via Quid Ergo. The Dead Milkmen have been at is since 1983 […]

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Rancid, Dropkick Murphys and Refused to headline Punk Rock Bowling 2015

Put your bowling shoes and yolk up those liberty spikes, the 17th Annual Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival is back with newly announced headliners Rancid, Dropkick Murphys and Refused. The three-day raucous fest returns to downtown Las Vegas, kicking off the first day of late night club shows on May 22nd with the outdoor […]

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Blood Brothers incite a crowd-surfing frenzy at the Observatory Santa Ana

Photo: Lindsay Wiles It was just a few months ago that the Blood Brothers put on a ferocious reunion show at FYF Fest. The iconic post hardcore quintet followed up their FYF date last night with a manic show at the Observatory in Santa Ana. Naturally, fans went mad as this was the band’s first […]

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Hot Band Alert: Flames of Durga — like two maenads taking part in a rite of delirium

Like two maenads taking part in a rite of delirium, twin sisters Beah and Cecilia Romero of the new East Los Angeles band, Flames Of Durga sure know how to put on an impressive rock show. Not only do these fierce brunettes deliver those early female punk vibes (think Babes In Toyland and Bikini Kill), but they’re […]

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Babes In Toyland reunite with first performance in 18 years at The Roxy in Hollywood

Before Bikini Kill and the Julie Ruin, before Hole, there was the  all female punk trio, Babes In Toyland. Featuring Kat Bjelland (lead vocals and guitar), with Lori Barbero (drums) and Michelle Leon (bass), after 18 long years the band has reunited with their Fontanelle (1992) lineup to perform their first show on February 12 […]

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