Basement – Nothing – Gouge Away // Chicago, IL – 5.24.19

Basement with Nothing & Gouge Away Metro Chicago Chicago, IL May 24th, 2019   Photos and review by Micki Harris   It’s been five years now since Basement returned from their two year hiatus. Since then, the English pop-punk five piece have pumped out content that showed the scene that Continue Reading

State Champs – The Dangerous Summer – Grayscale – Big Smile // Louisville, KY 3.16.19

State Champs with The Dangerous Summer, Grayscale and Big Smile Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY March 16th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May NY pop punk band State Champs, who is currently wrapping up their Living Proof Tour with Grayscale, Our Last Night and The Dangerous Summer, performed to a Continue Reading

THE STORY SO FAR – TURNOVER – CITIZEN – MOVEMENTS // CHICAGO, IL 11.8.18

The Story So Far with Turnover, Citizen, and Movements Metro Chicago, IL November 8th, 2018 Photos and words by Micki Harris             When The Story So Far announced that they would be touring on their highly anticipated new record, Proper Dose, with Turnover, Citizen, and Movements, the scene was in Continue Reading

Saves The Day // Toronto, ON 11.06.18

Saves The Day The Opera House Toronto, ON November 6th, 2018 Words and Photos by Joanna Glezakos Pop-punk outfit Saves The Day performed at Toronto’s  Opera House on November 6th with openers Kevin Devine and An Horse. The band kicked off their tour earlier this month in celebration of their Continue Reading

TIGERS JAW // CHICAGO, IL 10.12.18

  Tigers Jaw Self-Titled Ten Year Anniversary Tour Bottom Lounge Chicago, IL Words and images by Micki Harris Ten short years ago, Tigers Jaw released their self-titled full length record, featuring some of their most well known tracks. The album was a huge hit throughout the pop-punk fan base, reaching Continue Reading

Neck Deep – Trophy Eyes – Stand Atlantic – WSTR // Nashville, TN 9.15.18

Neck Deep with Trophy Eyes, Stand Atlantic and WSTR Marathon Music Works Nashville, TN September 15, 2018 Words and Photos by Phill McDonald On Saturday, September 15th, one of the UKs biggest pop-punk bands; Neck Deep, came through Nashville. Accompanied by openers WSTR, Stand Atlantic, and Trophy Eyes, the night Continue Reading

CommonWealth Release Video for New Single “Fear”

Orange County alternative rock group CommonWealth have released a music video for their current single, “Fear,” as a hint of what’s to come with their forthcoming album. Founded in 2016 by ex-members of Movements and Hotel Books, it is no secret that CommonWealth can describe themselves as “honest music for Continue Reading

Tacocat – GYMSHORTS – Wombo // Louisville, KY 8.19.18

Tacocat with GYMSHORTS and Wombo Zanzabar Louisville, KY August 19th, 2018 Words and photos by Emily May Seattle punk band Tacocat made a stop in Louisville, Ky recently, playing to a packed house of excited fans.  Although it was raining outside this evening, the weather didn’t dampen the spirits of Continue Reading

Album Review: Send Request “Perspectives”

Review by Sarah Lozano There’s a mental war that I struggle with. As my taste in music has grown over the years I often think to myself “Was pop punk music ever really good?”, “Was the soundtrack to my middle and high school years actually good music?” Since becoming an Continue Reading

The Story So Far announce tour with Movements, Citizen and Turnover

California based pop-punk legends, The Story So Far have listened to the Twitter and pop-punk gods and announced a tour with Movements, Citizen and Turnover this coming fall. It has finally be announced, after half of Twitter’s entire population tweeted to the band demanding a full North American tour. The Continue Reading

Young Culture signs to Equal Vision Records, release new single “Drift”

New York based pop rock band Young Culture have signed to Equal VisionRecords. Fans can watch the band’s new video “Drift,” below. The track, a sign of what’s to come from the young quartet, was co-produced by Derek DiScanio (State Champs)and Sam Guaiana (Seaway, Coldfront). Catch Young Culture on tour this fall with Kayak Jones and If Continue Reading