Propagandhi to Release New Album and Hit the Road

     Everyone's favorite "Canadian secular rock band" and political punks extraordinaire, Propagandhi, have a new album coming out soon on Epitaph Records. Failed States, the band's 6th album by our count, is scheduled for release on September 4th. But why wait? The entire album is now streaming here. As if that wasn't enough to knock your freakin' socks off, the band is soon to embark on a massive North American tour in support of its release and (unless you live in Chitlinswitch, Arkansas) will more than likely be gracing a stage in your area very soon. For a full list of tour dates, click here.

Circle Jerks Documentary on the Way (video)

Acclaimed punk rock director Dave Markey (The Slog Movie, Reality 86'd, 1991: The Year Punk Broke) has taken on the epic task of bringing to light the story of the raddest band of our lifetime, the Circle Jerks. The documentary, titled My Career as a Jerk, was produced for BlankTv and will also be released in DVD format.

According to the DVD's distributor Aggronautix' website "My Career as a Jerk follows the band from their early days and classic debut to navigating the independent label and touring scene of the 80s to the addictions, fights and injuries that forced their break up." and "Features interviews with members Keith Morris, Greg Hetson, Lucky Leher. Earl Liberty, Zander Schloss as well as J. Mascis (Dinosaur Jr), Henry Rollins (Black Flag), Brian Baker (Minor Threat, Bad Religion), and more."

The DVD is slated for a September 25th release date and you can pre-order it here.

The Adicts to Release New Album, Post Teaser Track

      Believe it or not, the Adicts have been at this punk thing for over 35 years now. To put that into perspective, that's a good ten years longer than the Bouncing Souls! And like the Bouncing Souls, the Adicts are still quite active with touring the world and now, releasing a new album. Their latest, All the Young Droogs, is slated to hit music stores on September 11th. Those who pre-order the album at are privy to the usual bonuses like getting the album earlier than the public and exclusive updates as well as the not so usual "signed CD’s, VIP Passes, In-Store Meet-and-Greets so you can come hang out with the band. We’ll even come and play at YOUR house."  Not quite sold yet? How'z about a sample track to whet your whistle prior to purchase? You can check out the track Horrorshow streaming here at But don't take our word for it; here's Monkey to reiterate:

Jughead's Selling a Piece of Punk History

A piece of punk rock history has made its way to the auction block as John "Jughead" Pierson recently put his first guitar (I.E. the guitar all those neato little Screeching Weasel riffs were written and performed on) up for sale on ebay.

Fat Wreck Releases Statement in Regards to Tony Sly Passing Away "peacefully in his sleep", Along with Funeral Details

   For those who may not have heard the bad news, Tony Sly, vocalist of No Use For A Name, solo artist and song writer, passed away at the age of 41. Details of his death are vague aside from he died on July 31st, and according to the statement released by Fat Wreck Chords, he died "peacefully in his sleep". 

Click read more to view Fat Wreck's statement and a video of Tony's final performance on July 29th (NOFX - Linoleum) with Joey Cape in Gainesville.

Citizen Fish Release New EP

Everyone's favorite political-punk-ska-rockers, Citizen Fish, released a new EP Dancing on Spikes not too long ago. While it doesn't look like it's yet available in the U.S. just yet (aside from being shipped from the UK), we have managed to have a look (so-to-speak) with this high quality video of Unemplode.

Update: It looks like you can order the EP from Active Distribution @

Redd Kross release new album & video

Thirty-some-odd years removed from their debut, the McDonald brothers and Redd Kross put out a new album along with an ultra low-budget video in support.  You can check out a stream of their new album, Researching the Blueshere.