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The Supersuckers get the hell to Cleveland's Grog Shop for Easter eve show

The Supersuckers take no prisoners and make no apologies, churning out indie cow-punk for the masses on stages large and small around the globe, year after sweaty year.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Supersuckers, Punk, The Ramones, Metal, White Zombie, The Toadies

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Wave

Jonny 'Two Bags' finally debuts 'Salvation Town'

For years, guitarist Jonny "Two Bags" Wickersham had kicked around the idea of releasing a solo album.


Related Topix: Costa Mesa, CA, Punk, U.S. Bombs, Los Angeles, CA

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Smash Turns 20

It's 20 years to the day since the Offspring released Smash - so let's talk about how a California band used a Middle-Eastern guitar lick, some "la-la-las," and a bit of luck to rack up the best-selling independent record of all time.


Related Topix: The Offspring, Punk, Pop/Rock, Hardcore, M.a.N.I.C., Agent Orange, Tsol

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Silver City Sun-News

Pulse: Punkabilly outfit, Hard Fall Hearts, shake up El Patio

Hard Fall Hearts sat down for an interview at the local Pit Stop Cafe. The group was traveling through between tour stops before heading back to Cruces for a stop at El Patio, this Tuesday.


Related Topix: Punk, Mesilla, NM, The Sex Pistols, Johnny Cash, Country

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Jonny Two Bags steps away from the punk for a little twang on Salvation Town

Playing fast and furious is Jonny "Two Bags" Wickersham business and when you listen to Social Distortion you know business is good.


Related Topix: Punk, U.S. Bombs, Johnny Cash, Country


ONWARD,ETC. Set to Tour This Spring

Have your dukes up, because Onward, Etc. are hitting the road for a slew of dates across the country, in conjunction with their forthcoming album release, Sonder On, due March 11 via DC-Jam Records.


Related Topix: Punk, Flogging Molly

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Social Distortion's Jonny Two Bags - Salvation Town

You might think you know Jonny Wickersham, if you've followed Social Distortion.


Related Topix: Punk, Pop/Rock, Los Lobos, Circle Jerks

Thu Mar 27, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

Social Distortion Guitarist Jonny Two Bags Steps Out With Solo LP

Social Distortion has been injecting American roots music into punk rock for 35 years, but guitarist Jonny "Two Bags" Wickersham takes a more direct route on his first solo album, "Salvation Town," which premieres today on Speakeasy.


Related Topix: Punk, Jackson Browne, Pop/Rock, Los Lobos, Advertising

Wed Mar 26, 2014

OC Weekly

Jonny '2 Bags' Wickersham Temporarily Sheds His Social D Sideman Role to Go Solo

For Social Distortion guitarist and longtime SoCal punk stalwart Jonny 2 Bags, finding a review of his debut solo LP, Salvation Town , printed in Rolling Stone magazine came as a surprise.


Related Topix: Punk, U.S. Bombs

Tue Mar 25, 2014


Album Review: Punk-fueled folk done right by Ragan

The first time this reviewer was introduced to Chuck Ragan's solo work was back in 2011 when he opened for Social Distortion at the Sherman Theater.


Related Topix: Punk

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Somers Time at APA, Bringing Breaking Benjamin, Social Distortion with Him

Veteran promoter Andy Somers has joined APA as vice president of concerts by agency president/ceo Jim Gosnell, to whom Somers will report.


Related Topix: Punk, The Jerks, Circle Jerks, Face to Face, Banking, FLAG Financial, Financial Services, Stiff Little Fingers