Watch the Interrupters’ Music Video for ‘She’s Kerosene’ — New Tim Armstrong-Produced Album Out 6/29

Watch the Interrupters’ Music Video for ‘She’s Kerosene’ — New Tim Armstrong-Produced Album Out 6/29

Los Angeles-based aka/punk band the Interrupters are gearing up to release a new album — and on June 29, Fight the Good Fight will be released via Hellcat Records. The band has especially close ties with Tim Armstrong, who owns Hellcat Records and has worked with them extensively throughout their career. The Rancid front man […]

Q&A with Corbett Redford, Director of New Music Doc ‘Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk’ (Executive Produced by Green Day)

Q&A with Corbett Redford, Director of New Music Doc ‘Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk’ (Executive Produced by Green Day)

Narrated by Iggy Pop and co-executive produced by Green Day, Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk is director/co-writer Corbett Redford’s two hour and 37 minute compendium of the Punk Rock scene centered around a freewheeling club located at 924 Gilman Street in Berkeley, California. Since 1986, Gilman has been an epicenter of […]

Armstrongs – ft. Billie Joe of Green Day, Tim of Rancid and Others – Premiere New Song ‘If There Was Ever a Time’

Armstrongs – ft. Billie Joe of Green Day, Tim of Rancid and Others – Premiere New Song ‘If There Was Ever a Time’

When it comes to Bay Area punk icons, you can’t do much better than this. On Friday, a new song emerged from Armstrongs – a supergroup featuring Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Tim Armstrong of Rancid, Billie Joe’s son Joey Armstrong and Rey Armstrong. Titled “If There Was Ever a Time,” the song was […]

Ska Fans: The Selecter Premiere ‘Frontline’ Music Video; New Album ‘Daylight’ Coming in October

Ska Fans: The Selecter Premiere ‘Frontline’ Music Video; New Album ‘Daylight’ Coming in October

The Selecter, the legendary English 2-Tone ska band fronted by Pauline Black and Arthur ‘Gaps’ Hendrickson, will return on October 6 with a new studio album, Daylight. The news was announced recently, and a music video was premiered for a song called “Frontline.” The song’s lyrics concern consumerism, the Internet and our collective consciousness as […]

Rancid Premiere Politically-Charged East Bay Anthem ‘Telegraph Avenue,’ from New Album ‘Trouble Maker’

Rancid Premiere Politically-Charged East Bay Anthem ‘Telegraph Avenue,’ from New Album ‘Trouble Maker’

Punk lifers Rancid have debuted another song from their upcoming album, Trouble Maker, due out June 9 on Epitaph Records. Following the premiere of “Ghost of a Chance” and its filmed-in-a-garage video, the new song is called “Telegraph Avenue.” A toast to their East Bay roots, the song’s lyrics concern Mario Savio, a key figure […]

Punk Icons Rancid and Dropkick Murphys Detail ‘From Boston to Berkeley’ Co-Headlining Summer Tour

Punk Icons Rancid and Dropkick Murphys Detail ‘From Boston to Berkeley’ Co-Headlining Summer Tour

Starting in late July, two of punk’s most revered and long-running bands will join forces for a co-headlining trek across North America when the Bay Area’s Rancid and Boston’s Dropkick Murphys embark on the ‘From Boston to Berkeley’ tour. As a gesture of the camaraderie each band has for the other, every night of the tour […]