Posts Tagged ‘Strike Anywhere’
Posted on May 21, 2010 - by Editor
Shepherds Bush Empire
Sunday may 16 2010
Sadly we missed all of the support acts on the night, something I don’t usually like to do but in this case with good reason as we were initially delayed and then spent a large amount of time with Pennywise for an interview. The gig had been contentious,…
Posted on May 9, 2010 - by Editor
April 23-24 2010
After last year festivities and fantastic band lineup, Groezrock 2010 seemed to somehow raise the bar again and as hard as nature tried to scupper the event in Meerhout, Belgium with its volcanic ash spewing across Europe from the unpronounceable Icelandic volcano preventing all manner of transport and disrupting lives…
Posted on April 20, 2010 - by Editor
So with Groezrock a few days away and the hand of nature disrupting all of our lives via the Icelandic Volcanic disruptions, Distorted is remaining hopeful and positive this year’s line-up does not get too affected. A number of bands including highly anticipated Bad Religion and Mighty Mighty Bosstones are still in the US according…Read the full story »
Posted on February 23, 2010 - by Editor
Europe’s mega-punkfest, Groezrock returns to Gestel, a suburb of Meerhout, in Belgium for the 19th year on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th April 2010.
Groezrock started out as a small festival with a few hundred people attending, but has evolved into a large punk rock festival, with attendances now exceeding 30000 (2009 being the biggest to…
Posted on February 19, 2010 - by Editor
Although not ‘new’ news or surprising-South Bay (US) punk pioneers Pennywise have announced that Zoli Teglas of Orange County’s Ignite, is the band’s new and permanent lead singer.
The members of Pennywise announced that Ignite vocalist Zoli Teglas is now officially the new front man. Teglas, a longtime friend and tour mate, recently played a handful…
Posted on February 2, 2010 - by Editor
Strike Anywhere’s are premiering their brand new video for I’m Your Opposite Number today.
Filmed back in November in Minneapolis, MN by director Justin Staggs, the live footage is paired with rallying crowds shot in black and white film.
The band is currently on the road in support of their 2009 Bridge Nine release “Iron Front” which…
Posted on December 10, 2009 - by Editor
Strike Anywhere took their name from a song of front man Thomas Barnett’s previous band Inquisition; that was 1999. A decade on and the five piece with a base in Richmond, Virginia has been consistently touring the world, taking them to some exotic places with more on the hit list to come. They have also…Read the full story »
Posted on December 7, 2009 - by Editor
Propagandhi, are a punk rock band that I often hear talked about and obtained punk media prominence with their tabloid like spat with Fat Mike in the US election run up of 2004 as he tried to publicize his support of the Democratic party and the “Rock against Bush” campaign.
Musically the band that has been…
Posted on December 3, 2009 - by Editor
Monday 30th November 2009
On a busy night running between sets and conducting interviews with Propagandhi and Strike Anywhere, add in the Dublin fatigue from the previous weekend’s shenanigans; it’s fair to say I was a tired man for the show!
Koko has also not ever quiet been my favourite venue for a punk rock show,…
Posted on May 21, 2009 - by Curvball
One of the most influential melodic hardcore bands of our time, Strike Anywhere, has found a new home at Bridge Nine Records, as announced today by the label. Bridge Nine owner Chris Wrenn said,
“We’re really excited about working with such an established and hard working band as Strike Anywhere. I’ve wanted to work with these…
Posted on September 11, 2008 - by Curvball
Strike Anywhere will be hitting the UK from the 21st of September. They are still currently touring on the release of their 2006 album, Dead FM.
09/21/08 Manchester, UK – Music Box
09/22/08 Plymouth, UK – White Rabbit
09/23/08 Exeter, UK – The Cavern
09/24/08 Norwich, UK – The Waterfront
09/25/08 London, UK – Underworld
09/26/08 Oxford, UK – Zodiac