By Mark Catalina

DECEMBER 17, 2014

A NEW INTERVIEW WITH JACK "CHOKE" KELLY OF SLAPSHOT COURTESY OF JAMMI AND GOOSED ZINE

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BRAZIL'S MARQUEE RECORDS TO RE-ISSUE REMASTERED VERSIONS OF LEEWAY'S

"BORN TO EXPIRE" & "DESPERATE MEASURES" ALBUMS ON CD 

Marquee Records from Brazil will be releasing the 25th Anniversary re-release of Leeway’s 1989 debut “Born To Expire” and their 1991 follow up “Desperate Measures”. Due out in December these reissued CD’s will now be available in a Deluxe Edition featuring fully remastered audio tracks, lyrics, bonus live tracks on both records, as well as a 20 page color booklet with photos, flyers, and liner notes from Darryl Jennifer of the Bad Brains, Craig Setari from Sick Of It All, and others giving new insight to the Leeway story and the weight of their influence, then and today. As of right now “Born To Expire” is available with “Desperate Measures” to arrive shortly. Armando from Marquee is currently selling the “Born To Expire” on E-Bay only (with a Big Cartel page to follow) for $16.99 and $5.00 shipping to the US. For more info/combined shipping for both CD’s contact him directly at:

marquee@marquee.com.br

 

Check out a live footage video of “Rise & Fall” by Leeway by clicking the above image. 

CHECK OUT A NEW VIDEO FROM CHINA'S KING LY CHEE . "LOST IN A WORLD" FEATURES

LOU KOLLER FROM SICK OF IT ALL ON GUEST VOCALS

Check out a new video by China’s King Ly Chee called “Lost In A World” which features Lou Koller from Sick Of It All on guest vocals. King Ly Chee is celebrating their 15th anniversary as a band and have a new record called “CNHC” on the way soon.

 

https://www.facebook.com/kinglychee

GET READY FOR... "THE HARD TIMES" NEW WEBSITE UP NOW! 

Check out the brand spankin’ new THE HARD TIMES website/blog/zine/other which takes a satirical look at the world of hardcore and punk much like the website The Onion. No one appears to be safe as the writers have pretty much taken aim at all factions of the hardcore and punk scenes and beyond in its initial push. Style points for thinking outside of the box and the balls to post some of the articles they have posted so far. Keep it up!

 

http://thehardtimes.net

BRAND NEW BAND... NYC HEADHUNTERS. DOWNLOAD THEIR NEW 5 SONG DEMO HERE

Check out a brand new band out of NYC called NYC Headhunters. They just played their first show this past Friday night at Don Pedros in Brooklyn and have a pretty cool demo out that you can download for free as well. Their 5 song demo will soon be available on cassette from Just A Audial in the US and Straight and Alert in Europe. Click the image to download the 5 song demo OR click the link below to check out the track “Die Commuting”. 

 

https://soundcloud.com/evanradigan/die-commuting

VICE RELEASES NEW TRACK "FASHION VICTIM" OFF OF UPCOMING EP DUE OUT IN EARLY 2015

NY’s Vice have released a new track off of their upcoming 6 song EP which will be coming out in 2015 on Frequency Deleted Records. The track is called “Fashion Victim” and the record will be titled “No One Gets Buried With You”. Vice hits the road in mid-January with Kentucky’s Knocked Loose playing a slew of East Coast shows through January 31st and then back out again with Swamps starting March 6th running through mid-April going all the way to the West Coast and back. 

 

https://www.facebook.com/vicehc

KIDS INSANE RELEASE NEW VIDEO FOR "FRUSTRATED"

REVELATION RECORDS STARTS SOUND CLOUD PAGE WHICH INCLUDES RARE

YOUTH OF TODAY & GORILLA BISCUITS LIVE SETS FROM 1988 AND 1989 

Youth Of Today photo by: Michael Lavine. Click photo to go to Revelation Records' SoundCloud page

Revelation Records has started their own Sound Cloud page and have posted a pretty good quality live set of Youth Of Today from Albany, NY from July 7, 1988 as well as a Gorilla Biscuits set live from Ground Zero in Boston on July 8, 1989. YOT run time is: 42:13 and the GB clocks in at 21:15. On this page you can also find studio recorded tracks from Title Fight, Forced Order and Soul Search. Click the photo to listen. 

PUNK ROCK BOWLING DROPS ANOTHER MASSIVE LINEUP FOR MAY 2015 IN LAS VEGAS, NV

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TURNSTILE RELEASE NEW TRACK "CAN'T DENY IT" OFF OF NEW LP DUE OUT JANUARY 13TH ON REAPER

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