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2 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

Kottonmouth Kings Might Have the Worst Ever Case of Reefer Madness

For about as long as music recordings have existed, give or take 30 years, people have been using songs to pay tribute to weed.


Related Topix: Kottonmouth Kings, Pop/Rock, Drugs, Snoop Dogg, Rap, Black Entertainment, Placentia, CA

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

6 hrs ago | UTV

Tributes to late Belfast punk singer

International names in punk music have joined tributes to the lead singer of Northern Ireland band Runnin' Riot who died on Monday.


Related Topix: Rancid

9 hrs ago | KWNN-FM Stockton

Largest-Ever Collection of Madonna Memorabilia Going on the Auction Block This Fall

Over the years, various items of clothing or objects owned by Madonna have been sold at auction to collectors, but this fall will see the largest-ever collection of memorabilia from the Queen of Pop go under the hammer in Beverly Hills.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Dance, Madonna, Pop/Rock

13 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Things to do in Newcastle tonight: Tuesday August 19

The sister event to the Bernicia Festival, Bernicia Rising is a showcase event for young local talent, which allows acts to bag a spot at the festival itself on August 30th.


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Rancid, Animal Kingdom

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Get Reading

The Reading Festival - highlights from 2013

Last year's Reading Festival saw a sensational performance from the Scottish rockers who couldn't quite believe they were headlining the main stage, with bassist James Johnston shouting to the crowd: "We've probably had the best night of our f******* lives."


Related Topix: Green Day, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Eminem, Hip-Hop, Rap

Karate In The Garage showcases more than fun with 'Here Goes Nothing'

Karate in the Garage has always exemplified the fun you should have while being in a band.


Related Topix: Bad Religion


Lifetime playing Asbury Park before The Fest

'90s-era NJ punk/emo faves Lifetime are one of the many bands playing The Fest this year, and before they leave home they'll be playing a local show at Asbury Park's Stone Pony on October 11 .


Related Topix: Lifetime, Asbury Park, NJ

Broward-Palm Beach

Ballyhoo!'s Howi Spangler Says, 'We Just Get Out There and Crush It!'

The all-knowing internet defines "ballyhoo" as "a buildup, hoopla, fanfare." And no title more aptly describes the musical output produced by the Aberdeen, Maryland, reggae/rock/punk fusion quartet known by that handle.


Related Topix: Aberdeen, MD, Goldfinger, Green Day, Pop/Rock

Chicago Reader

DJ Mustard's lean, mean ratchet party 10 Summers and 14 more record reviews

The Murder City Devils' new one isn't trying to be In Name and Blood , and it's better for it.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL

Mon Aug 18, 2014

RTE Ten's TV picks for Monday, August 18

The 55th International Rose of Tralee Selection will be broadcast live from the festival dome in Tralee, Co.


Related Topix: The Sex Pistols, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Pop/Rock

The Las Vegas Sun

Max Plenke of Rusty Maples: Downtown is savage, aural hotbed of new and powerful art

Robin Leach has finished his annual summer vacation under the Tuscan sun in Italy, and many of our Strip personalities again stepped forward in his absence to pen their own words of wisdom.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas

San Bernardino County Sun

The Interrupters lead enthusiastic ska punk revival on debut album

Online: See the video for “A Friend Like Me” from “The Interrupters” at "> The Los Angeles band's self-titled debut, produced by Tim Armstrong of Rancid, jumps to life with an explosive blend of rapid-fire ska rhythms, rock elements and Aimee Allen's powerhouse ... (more)


Related Topix: Rancid

Paper Magazine

Charli XCX goes punk in her new song 'Break The Rules'

Charli XCX doesn't just want to be "fancy," she wants to rock. For her new album , Sucker , the 22-year-old British singer is taking the catchy pop hooks that she's known for and amping them up with youthful rebellion.


Related Topix: Charli XCX, The Ramones


Arcade Fire Take Barack Obama Bobblehead to Fugazi's 'Waiting Room'

There's only nine dates left on Arcade Fire's Reflektor tour, which leaves only a few more chances to show off their knowledge of the famous local acts of each city they pass through.


Related Topix: Fugazi

FBM News

Shark Ramp Attack

This past saturday, the FBM crew posted up at Hadad's Lake for the GWAR-BQ, where Iron Reagan, Hatebreed, The Meatmen, Gwar, and even Ice- T and Body Count shared the same venue with the likes of Neil Hise, Eric Holladay, Leland Thurman, Cresson Dude, Bad Matty, James Lukas, Jordan Dwan, Jack Hartje and more!


Related Topix: The Meatmen, Ice-T, Rap

Congrats To Christina Aguilera For Creating A Brand New Human! Again

You love babies, we love babies, let's have some baby announcement to end a truly awful week of news.


Related Topix: The Voice, Entertainment, Television, Dance, Hot Chicks, Christina Aguilera, Pop/Rock, Brand New

WWBN-FM Burton

The Summer of 1994: Hard Rock to the Core

Has it really been 20 years? The summer of 1994 was one of the greatest seasons of all time for hard rock music.


Related Topix: Nirvana, Grunge, Industrial, Pop/Rock, Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden, Hole

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Dirtnap: An interview with punk rock label owner Ken Chippaikode

I originally interviewed Ken Chippaikode in 2004. It wasn't under the happiest circumstances.


Related Topix: The Briefs


Merthyr Rock: What are the set times for the festival?

Not sure what time Taking Back Sunday or The Blackout are playing? No worries, our schedule has got it covered Heading to Merthyr Rock this afternoon? Here's a breakdown of the set times for each of the bands performing at Cyfarthfa Park.


Related Topix: Taking Back Sunday

Jerusalem Post

US music legend Seymour Stein to scout Israeli artists

Stein will be keynote speaker at Tune in Tel Aviv, an annual music industry conference and showcase taking place in November.


Related Topix: The Ramones, Echo & the Bunnymen, Pop/Rock