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ALBUM REVIEW: Mike Llerena & the Nerve

If The Decemberists and Green Day had a baby, they would conceive Mike Llerena & the Nerves. Hailing from Gainesville, FL., the band just dropped their first full length album on June 15th. The first song, “Last Words”, sets the tone for the album – high energy, feel good, real music that instantly gets stuck in your head. Tracks like “Crossfire” and “Mr. Favorite Son,” are the perfect recipe for a crowd of fans jumping and moshing. Halfway through, we hear a sentimental side with “Saturday Night” and “A Long Winter”. There…

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Fat Wreck Chords 25th Anniversary Tour – NOFX and more

NOFX‘s Fat mike has announced a huge US tour for the 25th anniversary of his label: Fat Wreck Chords. It’s a decent list of bands, too, just look at this: NOFX (obviously), Lagwagon, The Flatliners, Swingin’ Utters, Masked Intruder, Toy Guitar and Bad Cop Bad Cop. That’s not all, either. There are still more bands to be announced! Apparently there might be a secret guest, too, but you’ll have to watch the announcement video with Fat Mike himself. He explains it better… Tickets will be available to purchase on May 1, here. You can also check out the…

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Fat Mike of NOFX Punches Fan Onstage

Fat Mike of NOFX recently punched a fan at a show in Sydney, Australia after the fan put his arm around the singer. In the video below, you can see that Fat Mike is kicking the fan before security pulls them apart. After tweeting about his split lip, Fat Mike apologized to the fan. You can read the tweets here and watch the video of the attack after the jump. To hear more from NOFX, purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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Fat Wreck Chords Sign ToyGuitar

NOFX’s Fat Mike’s label, Fat Wreck Chords, has signed a new group to their roster. ToyGuitar has officially joined, and are set to record a new album. The band hails from San Francisco. Check out a tweet from the group after the jump. Buy concert tickets here or purchase a CD here!   Please follow and like us:

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GUEST BLOG: Clepto Goes Punk Rock Bowling

When we got the email that we were set to play Punk Rock Bowling this year we all collectively shat ourselves. Getting to play at THE punk rock convention is going to be something that we remember forever. When we started Clepto stuff like Punk Rock Bowling was one of those things that  we could only dream being a part of, and it’s unreal that it became a reality! More than that is the honor to play with bands that have been inspiring us to do what we do for…

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CONTEST: Win Tickets To Denver Riot Fest

Unfortunately for all of us out there with a little less cash after this summer’s festivals, tickets for September Riot Fest in Denver are going quickly.  The line up in Denver includes bands like The Cure, Weezer, Social Distortion, Wu-Tang, A Day to Remember, Stiff Little Fingers, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, NOFX, The Bouncing Souls, Manchester Orchestra, Red City Radio and Gogol Bordello (to name a few that always put on rad live shows).   If you are planning on going the traditional route, grab your passes soon…

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PLAYLIST: Punk Rock Bowling 2014

Punk Rock Bowling is a summer punk rock festival that has been held in Las Vegas since the late 1990s.  In addition to punk pool parties, club shows, poker and bowling tournaments, a huge group of punks descend upon Old Vegas for what is essentially a weekend-long party (sponsored in part by PBR). You can purchase a CD from the bands on PRB independently, or find out more information about the festival here. For those of you who haven’t already bought your passes, the festival actually sold out a week…

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Punk Rock Bowling Festival Announce Lineup

Set to take place May 23-26 in Las Vegas, the 16th Annual Punk Rock Bowling Festival will feature acts like Cock Sparrer, Descendents, and NOFX as well as Face To Face, The Adicts, Masked Intruder and many more. Punk Rock Bowling comprises three days of festivals, four nights of club shows, a two-day bowling tournament and more. Tickets go on sale Feb. 1 at 1pm PST. You can buy concert tickets here. The bowling tournament has its own cost and teams can find out more information and register here. Check out the official…

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STREAM: Frank Turner “Keira” Cover

Frank Turner recently released a cover of “Keira” which will appear on the upcoming tribute album, The Songs of Tony Sly: A Tribute.  You can check it out right here. Also appearing on the upcoming tribute album will be covers performed by NOFX, Gaslight Anthem, Pennywise, and more. The album will be released through Fat Wreck Chords. Purchase a CD or vinyl of Turner’s latest release, Tape Deck Heart, or buy concert tickets here.   Please follow and like us:

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NoFX Announce US Winter Tour Dates

At the end of November legendary punk group NoFX will be heading out on a US tour with Dillinger Four, Implants, Masked Intruder, and Off With Their Heads. Check out tour dates after the jump and purchase a CD of NoFX’s iconic and timeless 1994 album, Punk In Drublic, here. Please follow and like us:

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