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6 min ago | Boston Herald

The Ramones punked their way into history

Certainly not anybody who came across the Ramones' debut in the bins back in '76, with its black-and-white cover and music so contrary to what was happening as to be almost incomprehensible -- or a joke.


Related Topix: The Ramones, Music, Entertainment

4 hrs ago |

Sex Pistols' Glen Matlock hasn't spoken to John Lydon in 5 years: Rules out reunion

Glen Matlock has ruled out a reunion, but says: "There is nothing I know of in the offing and I'm really not that fussed about it" Sex Pistols star Glen Matlock has told how he hasn't spoken to his band mate John Lydon in five years and has ruled out a reunion adding "I'm quite happy about that."


Related Topix: The Sex Pistols, John Lydon, Steve Jones, Alternative, John

7 hrs ago | The Daily Star

What's on this weekend in Beirut?

Screening as part of the 'Troubled Symphonies' cycle, Alex Cox's 1986 cult classic retails the story of Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious - specifically Vicious' furtive solo career, heroin addiction and sudden, mm, estrangement from his girlfriend Nancy Spungen.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, The Sex Pistols, Trip-Hop, Massive Attack

11 hrs ago | Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today

Find out what's on across the Wakefield district this weekend

Hemsworth Ales Festival, a Yorkshire food market in Ossett and Pontefract's Starlight Walk are just a few of the activities going on across the Wakefield district this weekend.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, The Monsters

15 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan

What's going on Friday? (Celebration, Wytches, Veruca Salt, Tombs,...

Celebration, Dragons of Zynth @ Baby's All Right If the advent of Katrina Ford's new band Mt Royal put any question to whether her old band Celebration were still going...they are.


Related Topix: Instrumental, Celebration, Veruca Salt, Pop/Rock, Mount Royal, NJ, The Loved Ones

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Bangor Daily News

5 Things To Do This Weekend, July 25-27: Farm fresh and fancy free

Le sigh. But no matter - enjoy the lovely weather this weekend, even with the bit of rain we might get Sunday.


Related Topix: Bangor, ME, The Jerks, Winterport, ME, Portland, ME, Maine


Riot Fest Chicago announces daily lineups, single-day tix on sale

Riot Fest Chicago 2014 is set to take place from September 12-14 throughout Humboldt Park .


Related Topix: Riot, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

KUCI-FM Irvine

New in the KUCI Punk Library

After taking a couple of years off from the studio, Handguns have returned stronger than ever with their latest release Life Lessons, which is the band's 2nd full length release in their very short yet productive career.


Related Topix: The Loved Ones, Anaheim, CA

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

PUP bring punk to the Barbary November 6th

Toronto pop punk group PUP return to Philly on November 6th. They quartet plays music that's melodic, loud and aggressive - as described by Frank Yang - and released self-titled debut in April, to critical praise from NME , Noisey and Stereogum .


Related Topix: Nme, Philadelphia, PA


Top 10 Most Naked Music Videos in the History of Nudity 10 Most Naked Music Videos

With everyone in a kurfluffle over VH1's new unscripted show Naked Dating , we got to thinking about nudity in media.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Blink 182, Music, Entertainment

Portland Tribune

Pickathon picks up the pace

It's that time of year again when indie roots bands descend on Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley for Pickathon, which takes place Friday through Sunday, Aug. 1 to 3. This year's lineup is particularly enticing, with several name acts joining the lineup, along with some great local bands.


Related Topix: The Ramones

Punk rock bible

If you take away the anti-establishment, politically-driven messages in some punk rock music, what are you left with? Songs about life that are stripped-down in instrumentation, but continue to bring the relentless, unadorned, pulsing edge that defines the genre's sound.


Related Topix: Rancid, Alkaline Trio, Reno, NV

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Fall Out Boy, Paramore perform in Tampa

Fall Out Boy, above, Paramore and New Politics perform together Saturday at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa.


Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Pop/Rock, Fall Out Boy

The Pordland Mercury

All-Ages Action

Local emo/power-pop upstarts Hemingway's penchant for melodic ebullience hardly mirrors their comically dour aesthetic.


Related Topix: Jawbreaker, Weezer, Pop/Rock, Andrew Jackson Jihad

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Bob Mould

Bob Mould, one of the most influential artists from 80's punk with Husker Du, is back with a new solo album Beauty and Ruin.


Related Topix: Bob Mould, Pop/Rock, Husker Du, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games


St. Vincent Says the Loss of Kurt Cobain is Still "Raw"

The singer/songwriter/guitarist recently talked to NME about what that performance meant to her and the band's legacy.


Related Topix: Kurt Cobain, Nme, Olympia, WA, Nirvana, Grunge


Fall Out Boy, Bring Me the Horizon & More Win Big at...

Once its river burned, and now the city's lighting up. It's been a good month for Cleveland, which not only welcomed back their prodigal baller, but also kicked off the inaugural Alternative Press Music Awards at Voinovich Park in the shadow of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.


Related Topix: More, Rock-N-Roll, Pop/Rock, Blink 182, Ice-T, Rap, Panic! at the Disco, Body Count


Metalcore summer 2014 hits Shakopee

SHAKOPEE That the saying "music connects people" really is true, was proved impressively at the Vans Warped Tour in Shakopee on Sunday.


Related Topix: Shakopee, MN, Yellowcard

Tue Jul 22, 2014

City Pages

10 Thousand Sounds 2014: Behind the bands

The second year of 10 Thousand Sounds is upon us. After a rollicking party in downtown Minneapolis last year, we're back in a new spot with the same bold mission: to bring to the stage six musical acts that we think are among the best performers and artists out there today.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Crass, Music, Entertainment

Jack White Adds Publishing Division to Third Man R...

As a musician, producer and record-label boss, Jack White already has a full plate of professional responsibilities.


Related Topix: Television, Pop/Rock