Category Archives: punk

Sex Pistols’ ‘God Save The Queen’ unreleased 7″ sells for $14,690

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Discogs has verified the sale of the Sex Pistols’s God Save The Queen unreleased A&M Records 7″ for $14,690US topping the Most Expensive Items Sold on Discogs for November 2017. The Guardian lists this unreleased Sex Pistols single as one of the rarest records in Britain. Only nine copies are thought to exist and previous auctions fetched upwards of £13,000. Originally signed to… Read more »

QWAM shares new single ‘Dirty Feet’

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QWAM

Brooklyn punk band QWAM will release its debut EP, ‘Feed Me,’ on January 19th. It’s a collection of five high-energy, angst-fueled tracks that feature driving guitars, frenetic drums, and snarling vocals from lead singer Felicia Lobo. The band previously shared a taste of the EP with lead single Doggie Door, and now they’ve released Dirty Feet, a song about finding yourself and holding… Read more »

Iconic hardcore band American Nightmare announce brand new album

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American Nightmare

Rise Records and Boston hardcore quartet American Nightmare have announced the band’s forthcoming self-titled full-length album. Being released on Friday, February 16, ‘American Nightmare’ (pre-order) represents the band’s rise from the ashes, expanding their legacy and reestablishing the band as titans of the genre in the process. The enigmatic act may have only released two full-length albums since forming nearly… Read more »

Bazillion Points release ‘STRAIGHT EDGE: A Clear-Headed Hardcore Punk History’ by Tony Rettman

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STRAIGHT EDGE: A Clear-Headed Hardcore Punk History by Tony Rettman

Bazillion Points have released a new book titled ‘STRAIGHT EDGE: A Clear-Headed Hardcore Punk History’ by Tony Rettman. This deluxe softcover runs 400 pages, features a foreword by Civ of Gorilla Biscuits, includes a full-color insert, and after is available here. This is the latest authoritative and exhaustive leap by Bazillion Points into the vast demi-world of a powerful DIY subculture. Launch events… Read more »

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic (with Osaka Popstar) cover Ramone’s ‘Beat On The Brat’ for Dr. Demento Covered In Punk

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Beat On The Brat cover art

Demented Punk have shared the “Weird Al” Yankovic cover of Beat On The Brat originally recorded by the Ramones and released on their self-titled debut album in 1976. “Weird Al” contributed his iconic vocals and accordion to the punk-pop track, backed by Osaka Popstar, which features John Cafiero singing the answer backs in between Al’s lead vocals, drums by Dennis… Read more »