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  1. Screaching WeaselRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Denver Westword

    A lot was made of the 2009 reunion of pop-punk legend Screeching Weasel but the fact is, the band has broken up and reformed numerous times since starting in suburban Chicago in 1986.

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  2. The Lookouts Lament Their 'Mendocino Homeland' in Roaring Proto-Punk TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Spin

    California pop-punk forerunners the Lookouts might not be the first group people look to when exploring the sub-genre's history, but the short-lived project still deserves some reverence: Not only did the trio release two highly influential LPs and two EPs before the East Bay went gaga for hook-slinging acts like the Mr. T Experience, Isocracy, and Screeching Weasel, but one of the Lookouts' members was a pre- Green Day Tr

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  3. Record review: North Carolina Singles Series' Davidians and No LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    ... "Do you hate me? Do you love me? Do you think you're miles above me?" Elizabeth Lynch sneers. Notes of Screeching Weasel's snide pop-punk, Wire's more spartan stuff and the Avengers' proto-hardcore clash, becoming catchy and severe at once. "Bad ...

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  4. The Dwarves released a new album & EP touring w/ The Atom AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Threats , and tickets are on sale now. The Dwarves -- 2015 Tour Dates 2/28 Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO w/ Screeching Weasel 3/13 Bowery Electric New York, NY* 3/14 Middle East Upstairs Cambridge, MA* 3/15 The Boneyard Atlantic, NJ* 3/18 Pour House ...

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  5. All-Ages ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... anti-stagediving position on the band's most recent US tour, resulting in hundreds of douchebags with Screeching Weasel tattoos yelling on Facebook and Tumblr.) Never is the group's best and most realized record yet, eschewing the shouty vocals and ...

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  6. The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: December 5 to 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... Haddonfields, Eaten Back to Life Friday December 5 Fubar 8 p.m. $10 Lament not the travesty that is now Screeching Weasel, fronted by girl-punching asshole Ben Weasel -- guitarist/bassist Dan Vapid promptly quit the band following that incident at ...

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  7. The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: December 5 to 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... Haddonfields, Eaten Back to Life Friday December 5 Fubar 8 p.m. $10 Lament not the travesty that is now Screeching Weasel, fronted by girl-punching asshole Ben Weasel -- guitarist/bassist Dan Vapid promptly quit the band following that incident at ...

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  8. Screeching Weasel Singer Thinks You Don't Deserve to Be Mad at Him for Hitting WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Denver Westword

    I've never had an interest in Screeching Weasel, as I don't listen to punk music that comes off like it was meant to be the soundtrack of a straight-to-video film about kids rollerblading in a shopping-mall parking garage. I listened to Boogadaboogadaboogada! a few times and I've gotten drunk with a pal of mine who has a tattoo of the group's iconic Fonzie-rat-looking character.

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  9. Party animalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Missoula Independent Online

    Mean Jeans nails the young, punk ethos by Kate Whittle These might seem like dark times for pop punk, what with icons like Ben Weasel and Joe Queer ruining the legacy of Screeching Weasel and the Queers, respectively, by becoming bitter old jerks.

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  10. Screeching Weasel Singer Challenges CM Punk To Punch Women Like He DidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    I've never had an interest in Screeching Weasel, as I don't listen to punk music that comes off like it was meant to be the soundtrack of a straight-to-video film about kids rollerblading in a shopping-mall parking garage. I listened to Boogadaboogadaboogada! a few times and I've gotten drunk with a pal of mine who has a tattoo of the group's iconic Fonzie-rat-looking character.

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  11. Screeching Weasel Singer Challenges CM Punk To Punch Women Like He DidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | River Front Times

    I've never had an interest in Screeching Weasel, as I don't listen to punk music that comes off like it was meant to be the soundtrack of a straight-to-video film about kids rollerblading in a shopping-mall parking garage.

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  12. Fat Mike kicked a fan in the face on stage (video); Ben Weasel writes him an open letter about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    Shit went down at NOFX 's show in Sydney this past Tuesday . Daily Mail has the bullet points: * NOFX lead singer Fat Mike punched a fan and kicked him in the face * The incident happened at NOFX's Sydney concert on Tuesday night * Alex Medak jumped on-stage at the gig and put his arm around Mike's neck * Mike had been complaining of neck pain throughout the concert * The singer reacted to the stage invader by punching and kicking him * Alex walked away with only a swollen lip * Fat Alex has apologised on his Twitter account * He has offered to buy Alex a beer and has put him on the guest list for Friday's show Meanwhile, Screeching Weasel singer Ben Weasel who is no stranger to punching audience members or writing open letters to Fat Mike , has written an open letter to Fat Mike on the incident.

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  13. Edmonton music clubs scare up spooky fun for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    ... a bill that features members of Drive By Punch as The Descendents, The Old Wives (with guest Jake Ian) as Screeching Weasel, Binge and Burge as The Misfits and Fire Next Time with Worst Days Down as Creedence Clearwater Revival. The $10 show is all ...

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  14. In Rotation: Erin Elders of Wedding Dress on Chicago's answer to a young Scott WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    Screeching Weasel I've spent the past few months working on a Screeching Weasel cover band for Halloween. Being required to learn one or two new Weasel tunes every week means I'm listening to these 90s pop-punk masters more than I have since I was in junior high.

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  15. Gimme Action: Bay Area Comic Artist Janelle Hessig Publishes First BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | KQED

    ... on the cover of the release.) Bratmobile wrote their song in reaction to "Janelle," which was penned by Screeching Weasel leader Ben Weasel and recorded by '90s hardcore legends Born Against . Instead of the typical 'dude writes pop song about ...

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