In addition to releasing a new remix EP, new wave icons New Order are set to headline the next big winter festival in Texas this year. How does it feel knowing that? Bad pun intended.
Nothing celebrates the birth of our great nation like live music, champagne and donuts. Yes, donuts. That’s what’s happening at the Swan Dive this 4th of July thanks to the folks at The Loyalty Firm. Click on this link for details.
Bay Area punk quintet Ceremony are on tour in support of their latest album, The L-Shaped Man. Tony Molina and Uniform are their tour support. We have a pair of tickets to give away to the Austin show at Red 7. Enter our drawing now and good luck!
The April installment of the Red Bull Sound Select Austin series returns to The Parish this weekend with one-man band Robert DeLong headlining. Austin’s Roger Sellers and Texas-based post-punk duo Night Drive open the $3 show.
Austin post-punk faves KNIFIGHT celebrate the release of their second full-length album this weekend at Cheer Up Charlie’s with Night Drive and Gost. The folks at The Loyalty Firm have done it again with this one.
Austin’s own post-punk faves KNIFIGHT give us all a little taste via a lyric video of what we can expect from their upcoming new album. If you miss The Sisters of Mercy, this is your group.
Chicago mixtape-mashup maestros The Hood Internet are performing a headlining concert in Austin this weekend at Red 7. Post-punk Duo Night Drive join the party. Enter our drawing for a chance to win tickets. It’s gonna pop off.
Psych-pop duo Dub Thompson and Montreal-based post punk band are on tour and will in Austin for a concert at Holy Mountain on July 3. Enter our drawing for tickets to the show. You probably don’t work Friday anyway,so go ahead and do it.
Canadian goth-pop group Trust performed a sold-out, headlining concert at Red 7 on Apr. 19. Mozart’s Sister and Night Drive opened the show. Nicholas Kwasny shot live photos.
Nu-wave duo Night Drive are performing five times during South by Southwest this week. If you like music that sounds like what they played on MTV in the ’80s, then Night Drive are sure to be one of your new faves.
San Francisco-based scuzz-punk band Terry Malts are coming to Austin for a headlining concert at Mohawk. Check them out here and maybe, just maybe, you will win tickets to the show.
Win tickets to see Détective (DCTV) at Mohawk this weekend and you can say you saw them before they went all mainstream. That’s what you’re going to do and you know it, but you have to win them first.
The post-punk band, White Lung from Vancouver, British Columbia is kicking off spring with a tour and hitting up Austin after SXSW and in April. You can listen to their most recent album “Sorry” in its entirety on their band’s bandcamp site.
Promo photo by Mike Garten. Post-punk group Fang Island are a bunch of teases. Having recently announced their new album, Major, the only sample the group has given fans, is a couple teaser videos featuring only a few seconds of album-opener “Kindergarten” and “Seek It Out.” Although short they sounds great; known for the guitar-driven […]
Fay Wrays have been producing a fresh, punk-rock sound from Fresno, California since 2006. The band, composed of three friends making sense of their instruments, have become a veteran of the Fresno local music scene. Their influences include most anything put out Dischord Records, including Girls Against Boys, These Arms are Snakes, Sonic Youth, Mission […]
Interview by Brett Thorne. Photos by Kristie Bocanegra. Richard Kentopp is pretty much your typical punk frontman. He prowls the stage like a man possessed, giving little or no thought to the bodily harm that might result from his manic thrashings. Yawn. He’s not afraid to shred his vocals into a bloody pulp. Been there, […]
British post-punk legends Echo & The Bunnymen have announced the North American leg of their acclaimed Crocodiles & Heaven Up Here tour. The band will be playing those two legendary albums in their entirety. What more needs to be said? Check out this clip of Echo & The Bunnymen playing the Crocodiles track “Stars and […]