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Paint Fumes is your next favorite band. They're catchy punk with a hint of destruction--they make you wanna get up and break some bones!
We went to the Steel City and got to spend some time at Get Hip Recordings, a rad up-and-coming record label that’s discovering and re-discovering some great effing musicians!
It was pop punk Lord of the Flies on this night, and it was amazing! These ladies really know how to rock out.
We’ve gathered here today to rock out to Dearly Beloved--the dark and stormy Canadian band that aren’t afraid to spill it all out on stage!
Jonny Couch has been through the punk rock ringer and has come out stronger than ever! He recently released his debut solo EP, and we were there to watch all the shenanigans unfold.
Slothrust is a classic example of a band of talented artists shredding their instruments and producing some must-hear garage/indie/rock’n’roll tunes!
Was it a birthday? Was it a funeral? It was the dark and stormy band Stuyedeyed’s single release/tour kick-off show!
Whoever said saxophone and punk rock don't go together hasn't heard Pill. The uber-creative group creates melodic tunes with dark undertones sure to get you swaying and praying!
You better be voting on Tuesday—the fate of America is in our hands! So naturally we talk to Justin Sane from the heavily political band Anti-Flag about sticking it to the man.
Bands with heavy political agendas amass huge followings, but do they actually help shape our government? BTRtoday looks into this and talks to Anti-Flag front man to find out.
Thick is a three-piece pop-punk/ garage band comprised of the wildest girls you’ll ever meet. We chat w/ them about music, exploding cars, and moms--hear their newest EP here!
The classic garage punk rock group The Mummies played in Brooklyn this week and it was a gloriously spooky time!
Meet Jonny Couch—he’s been in the punk scene for a while in multiple cities, but he’s finally releasing his solo album in November, which takes a more melodic punk/synth ‘80’s vibe. Check him out here!
Meet the garage band of your dreams. Based in NYC, Dirty Fences' catchy melodies & raging guitar riffs take you back to a time when bands like The Ramones and The Clash were chart toppers!
Garbage Garage is going all out punk rock this week with a sampling from Coachwhips, Nots, and Thee Oh Sees, plus more!
Meet Portland’s punk rock Sleeping Beauties. They’re not afraid to tell you to piss-off, and then grab you in with music that’ll get your heart racing and your head banging!
Meet Portland’s punk rock Sleeping Beauties. They’re not afraid to tell you to piss-off, and then grab you in with music that’ll get your heart racing and your head banging!
You may have seen the quote “punk is dead” in all kinds of places. However, if you believe it, you just aren’t punk rock—it’s not dead, you just can’t find it!
Bob Dylan got booed, Joy Division got their noses bloodied, Andrew W.K. got trash thrown at him, and Europe really hated Macaulay Culkin's band. BTRtoday talks about when crowds lose their cool.
Ladies and gentleman: Go-go listen to the Death Valley Girls! The L.A.-based band with all the loving tenderness of a buzz saw. They’ve got a '60's-pop sound, with a punk rock kick.
The Nude Party is a HiFi, crazy six-piece band from the mountains of Boone, North Carolina. They're a rambunctious bunch who don't give any f*cks and know how to have fun.
The sound’s of Las Rosas is perfect for your next trip to Rockaway beach. BTRtoday sits down with them to talk about their music, being NYC-based, and their outspoken opinions on The Goo Goo Dolls.
Rey Pila is the adolescent child of Depeche Mode and David Bowie, that was raised by wild Iggy Pop! This week we interview lead singer, Diego Solórzano and listen to their album "The Future Sugar."
Meet the east coasters who combine dad rock, old-school country, punk, and The Spice Girls to create what is BOYTOY—a NYC-based band that’ll surf their way to the top of your playlist.
Meet Lou and Ben from Winstons. A NYC-based band that has only drums and guitars, accompanied by some heartbreaking rock’n’roll lyrics that’s sure to get you movin’ and swoonin’!
The wildest chicks heading the most badass band you’ll ever hear! This week we talk with Toronto-based band Dilly Dally about their big break, punk rock, and Lady Gaga.
The wildest chicks heading the most badass band you’ll ever hear! This week we talk with Toronto-based band Dilly Dally about their big break, punk rock, and Lady Gaga.
Get ready for a band that finally knows how to use that fog machine and light rig properly. Future Punx, a Brooklyn-based band, not only gets the vibes just right, but they also rock the stage!
On the small victories of perseverance and making music for yourself.
Combine Dick Dale with The Buzzcocks and you’ve got Tijuana Panthers—the Californian-based band that will lift moods and enhance musical tastes all in one.
The Toronto-based band PUP is nothing like the cute puppies that appear when you search their name. They’re punk rock to the core, with raw and hard sounds to get the blood pumping.
The Toronto-based band PUP is nothing like the cute puppies that appear when you search their name. They’re punk rock to the core, with raw and hard sounds to get your blood pumping.
BTRtoday talks to Lias Saoudi from the wild rock band Fat White Family about music making, touring, getting naked on stage, opening for Iggy Pop, and all kinds of fun stuff!
Meet Crook Kid, Minnie, and Rusty from the punk rock band The Coathangers. A trio of badass chicks singing about nosebleeds, tequila, and nestling boobies to head bang your little heart out to!
Meet Crook Kid, Minnie, and Rusty from the punk rock band The Coathangers! A trio of badass chicks singing about nosebleeds, tequila, and nestling boobies to head bang your little heart out to!
Sofar Sounds brings back the essence of live music with intimate settings and rule-abiding audiences.
Wow, we're killin' it yet again with a great set of brand new PUNK music. Hit records across the board from bands like The World, Patsy, Beta Boys, Macho Boys, and all the rest. It's gonna hit you hard, it's gonna hit you fast. You better be ready!
We chat with Ron Gallo from Nashville, Tennessee. His cynical lyrics and catchy rhythms will make him your new musical obsession.
This week BTR dives into the lives of some city boys, The Britanys, a NYC band that will make you want to crowd surf on your daily morning commute to work.

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