Dirtnap Records has announced they've signed Milwaukee's Sugar Stems , and will release the band's sophomore album, Can't Wait , on April 9, 2013 . The band has also released a video for "Make Up Your Mind," which appears on the forthcoming album.
Las Cruces, NM's Low Culture and Riverside, CA's Turkish Techno will be heading out together for a handful of dates for the "Sleep at Home" tour. Low Culture will be supporting their latest release, Screens , which we streamed in its entirety .
Revivalist Portland punk band Mean Jeans is less than two weeks away from their December 18 7" split with Big Eyes (via Dirtnap ), which boasts this furiously fun "I Miss Outerspace." Think The Spits but more spacey and Jeansy.
Continuing their outer space theme, Mean Jeans are premiering a new track entitled "I Miss Outer Space". The song comes from their upcoming split with Big Eyes that is due out sometime this month on Dirtnap Records . The group last released On Mars earlier this year. You can listen to the song here .
Today's stream is the brand new split from Something Fierce and Occult Detective Club . The two bands released the split on Dirtnap Records to coincide with their tour together. Find the stream on Something Fierce's Punknews.org Profile .
The White Wires WWIII Dirtnap Records  Fire Note Says: The White Wires offer a fun rocking time on their third long player WWIII ! Album Review: People pick up records for all different reasons. The obvious of course is that they like the music but then there are also times that maybe an album cover snags a new fan, the label it was released on [...]
Canada's White Wires are streaming their forthcoming third album, WWIII , over on Exclaim. The album is due out next week, July 31, 2012 , via Dirtnap Records . You can check out the stream here .
The most sinister track on Bury Me In The Country , the most recent release from indie-folksters Dastardly , is the rambling "Dirtnap (Uncouth Hillbilly Gets What's Coming To Him)." And with their latest video, Dastardly have taken the song and given it an even more twisted feel. In the clip for "Dirtnap," the maniacal rumblings of frontman Gabe Leibowitz about hipster parties, record stores and chillwave T-Shirts are framed as a frightening sermon being delivered to a brainwashed congregation in a dark and damp basement. At one point, it's [...]
SPIN has a new song from Ottawa's White Wires , "All Night Long." The song will appear on their forthcoming full-length, WWIII due out July 31st, 2012 . You can stream or download "All Night Long" here .
Ottawa's White Wires have posted the song "Crazy Crazy" from their upcoming 7-inch. It predates their forthcoming full length, WWIII . You can click Read More for the song.
Mean Jeans have announced a North American tour, supporting their new album On Mars , which you can stream on their Punknews.org Profile .
Today's stream comes from Portland, OR-based Mean Jeans . We've got a stream of the band's new release, On Mars , which is out today on Dirtnap Records . You can find it on their Punknews.org Profile and you can also check out the video for "Anybody Out There" here .
With April being halfway through, it is time to finally set aside your Gotye album and gear up for the summer months with On Mars.
Mean Jeans have released a music video for the track, "Anybody Out There". The song comes from their upcoming release On Mars which is due out April 17, 2012 . In keeping with the theme of outer space the video is set in a realistic 80's style space ship.
Who has time to watch a full movie anyway? Microwave a mini-bag of popcorn and watch Mind Spiders’ music video “Wait for Us.”
Mind Spiders have released a video for their song "Wait For Us" via Stereogum . The song comes off their new full length, Meltdown . They describe the video: "a reclusive man sends a distress beacon to catch his ticket off an abandoned planet."
SPIN is hosting a new song from Portland, OR's Mean Jeans . The song, "Anybody Out There," will appear on the band's forthcoming album, On the Moon , due out April 17, 2012 . You can stream and download "Anybody Out There" here . In addition, the band has posted some West coast dates, leading up to their performances at the annual SXSW festival in Austin, TX.
Mind Spiders Meltdown Dirtnap Records  Fire Note Says: Mind Spiders return on sophomore record with a full band and lots of cool ideas! Album Review: Meltdown is the second album from Mark Ryan's (Marked Men, High Tension Wires) Mind Spiders and it comes at you just 13 months after the groups self-titled debut. The sound here remains similar as Meltdown once [...]
Our stream today comes from Montreal, QC-based Sonic Avenues . We've got a stream of the band's new full length, Television Youth . You can check it out on their Punknews.org Profile
Sonic Avenues Television Youth Dirtnap Records  Fire Note Says: Sonic Avenues sophomore album represents another quality punk release from Canada. Album Review: Canada seems to be pumping out the punk rock lately and Sonic Avenues's sophomore record, Television Youth , is another strong statement that they have got it right. This go around the band has pushed their songs in [...]