You guys know us at this point — you know we stay adequately stoked just about all the time. But we just got some “new news” [couldn’t help it, had to do it] from the kind guys at Jeffrey Drag Records that has us closing in on some record high stokedness. They’ve finally unleashed all the information concerning the debut 7″ from our buddy’s, Ranch Ghost. And they’ve even gone ahead and tossed up a pre-order option so you can order now and not have to worry about it later. The single comes in the form of two killer straightforward garage gems in a press of 300 [200 on mixed and 100 on classic black] We dropped the A-Side – “New News” – a while ago in our TEEN BEAT section, but you can check it out again at the bottom of the post. And with a March 26th release date we know this is going to be something we’ll spin all Summer long. They’ve got a few lines on some more releases to be announced soon, so keep your eyes and ears peeled… and catch them Thursday March 8th at Exit/In for the FREAKIN’ WEEKEND III
You probably already know West Coast hardcore label Iron Lung Records as a synonym for Total Control, but they are also building their roster easterly with Berlin’s Diat. The sound of the German trio is not too far off the pool of British punk and post-punk that Total Control draws from, ie. Killing Joke and Crisis. However, Diat explores a…
In the all-too-apt words of Bill Watterson, the days are just packed. Wow, Ghostface Killer and Raekwon are at Marathon tomorrow, so that will be incredible. For those lamenting old Nashville, Friday is a classic Nashville night with our sweet queen Dolly Parton will be Ryman-rocking meanwhile our favorite mom-country artist Shania Twain will be stadium-rocking at Bridgestone. Not to mention, the same night heavyweights Hans…
We told you on Monday that we would have some big news for Freakin’ Weekend coming up, and the time has come. To start things off, above this lil chunk of text is our poster for this year. NO, it doesn’t say Freakin’ Weekend anywhere on it. NO, it doesn’t list any of the bands….