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

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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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  2. The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: December 5 to 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | 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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  3. Screeching Weasel Singer Thinks You Don't Deserve to Be Mad at Him for Hitting WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Tommy Ramone, last original member of namesake punk band, dies at 65Read the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... mixed in. It's a sound that would become the backbone of American punk, taken into the suburbs by Screeching Weasel and Green Day in the 1980s and 1990s, and then to Broadway by Green Day in 2010. Ultimately, Ramones songs such as I Wanna Be Sedated ...

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  12. Belinda Carlisle and the Go-Go's Taught Me How to Be PunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Stranger

    ... (Joey Joe 4-ever). Then I became an angst-filled teenager and discovered punk music. I loved Bad Religion, Screeching Weasel, and Blink-182, and I didn't have room for that vapid pop shit in my life. Pop was for pretty people and kids; punk was for ...

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  13. First Look: 'SLC Punk 2' Pictures Shove Heroin Bob Into the Mosh PitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Film School Rejects

    ... from the concert scene where now-older characters reconnect. Merendino used the IndieGoGo money to bring Screeching Weasel and anyone who donated at least $10 to the cause together for a show that scored over 1,200 participants. The coolest image, ...

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  14. Music notes: Dan Vapid & the Cheats play Brauer HouseRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Punk veteran Dan "Vapid" Schafer is a longtime fixture of the Chicago punk scene who has played with such notable bands as Screeching Weasel .

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  15. The Cricket: Plans for the weekend: Cray and Stapl...Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Bands on the bill: Screeching Weasel , Dwarves , Eight Bucks Experiment , Ulteriors , Dog Party .

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  16. Dead KennedysRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... Last year, Black Flag reunited as two separate bands made up of lineups from two separate incarnations. Screeching Weasel is a band again, containing one original member. The Descendents play one-off reunions from time to time. Reagan Youth gave it ...

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  17. Needles//Pins back with another batch of tragic tales with ShamebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... Adam Solomonian feeling cobalt blue. Take, for instance, "You Only Call Me When You're Drunk", a Screeching Weasel-style self-loather of crashing cymbals and crunchy minor-chord melodies in which the singer sums up his penchant for taking 4 a.m. sob ...

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