Author: Dom Vigil

SRCVinyl is proud to announce the release of Weezer’s Death to False Metal for the first time on vinyl. Originally known as Odds and Ends, this record is comprised of 11 previously unreleased (on vinyl) tracks from Weezer’s career.”These were great songs, great recordings, but for some reason they didn’t make the final cut for previous records,” Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo stated. “Some just weren’t right for the albums we were recording at the time—just a bit ahead of their time or too ‘rock.’ Now, the time is right to introduce them. Together, they are the album that should logically follow Hurley.”Death to False…

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Emo/Indie band Dead Leaves has announced that they will release their debut self-titled EP on 10/21. The group partnered up with AbsolutePunk.net to stream the first single “I Was Once an Extrovert.””For the past year and a half, Dead Leaves has been working very hard to create something different than the songs we’ve written in the past,” says vocalist Elliot Blair. “For our new self-titled EP, we’ve chose to focus on genuineness and lyrical honesty, and it’s something that we feel very proud of.”Dead Leaves is comprised of the now disbanded pop-punk band Call It Fiction. The Cleveland, OH three piece will release the EP…

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Collectively, Cold Summer are a self proclaimed post hardcore band dynamicallychallenging perceptions and conventions of what a band playing heavy yetmelodic (passionate, but not pretentious) punk/hardcore influenced rock, shouldsound like.Formed in late 2011 the band from Wakefield, West Yorkshire have seen their re-lease despite being ‘under the radar’ meet critical acclaim, following the self re-lease of two EP’s, ‘Transitions’ and ‘Wake’ during 2012 and their ‘Self Titled’ al-bum in July 2013.The bands strong DIY ethic has been reflected in their relentless show & record-ing output.These contributing factors has resulted in a large and growing fanbase across the North Of England,as…

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Wovenhand is a band led by dedicated life-musician and lyricist, David Eugene Edwards. Over the last two decades, his prolific work in both Wovenhand and the legendary 16 Horsepower has influenced and inspired a generation of musicians throughout the expansive alternative music world. Wovenhand cannot be described in traditional terms. Its sound is an organic, weavework of neo-folk, post rock, punk, old-time, and alternative sounds, all coming together as a vehicle for David’s soulful expression and constant spiritual self exploration. Sometimes sad and sorrowed and at other times uplifting, Wovenhand is always unforgettable in spirit and sound. Wovenhand released its landmark effort Refractory…

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We are proud to announce that Hamilton, Ontario’s Housing has joined the Mutant League roster. Formed in 2013, the Canadian four-piece has developed a distinct sound, referencing modern indie-rock heavyweights such as Tigers Jaw and Title Fight. “I was blown away when I first came across these guys,” comments Mutant League Records owner Nate Steinheimer. “They’re one of those bands that you can tell is wise beyond their years. There’s this dark, melodic element to them that definitely sets them apart. I’m really excited to see Housing take off in the next year”.Housing’s recent single “Sundress” can be streamed here:…

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Rochester, NY based melodic hardcore punk band Such Gold will release their sophomore studio album, The New Sidewalk, on November 10th 2014 via Razor & Tie. The band has also launched the new album pre-order merch bundles atwww.thenewsidewalk.com. Various bundles include album, vinyl, digital download, T-shirts, hoodie and shorts. Such Gold will be hitting the road this Fall with Transit and Four Year Strong (tour dates below). Listen to the New Single “Faced” exclusively on Alternative Press (http://www.altpress.com/features/entry/such_gold_faced_song_premiere) The New Sidewalk is the follow up to their 2012 debut album, Misadventures, which debuted at#6 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart. Their new album was produced by Bill Stevenson(Descendents, A Wilhelm Scream, Propagandhi) at the Blasting Room in Ft. Collins, Colorado.The New Sidewalk is a huge…

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New Damage Records is thrilled to announce the addition of EXALT to their world roster. The Kitchener, Ontario-based hardcore band will release their sophomore album Pale Light on November 4th. Pale Light is the follow up record to EXALT’s buzzed about 2012 debut Breach False Minds. Fans can pre-order the album now at iTunes (http://bit.ly/1yoLqWk) and from New Damage Records (http://bit.ly/1pAUZHZ).Stream EXALT’s new track “Greying” now at http://bit.ly/1CafmUFRecorded at Chicago’s Bricktop Recording studio with producers Andy Nelson and Pete Grossman (Veil of Maya, Fireworks), EXALT’s sophomore effort features 11 tracks of raw, chaotic hardcore. “People can expect a much more focused and realized album than our past efforts,” says lead…

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Gnarwolves Gnarwolves

Review by Alejandra Elisabet Cornwall natives residing in Brighton, Sussex, Gnarwolves are a punk rock band, who have certainly impressed me greatly. They’ve come a long way from their first EP Fun Club. Let’s recap, shall we? Five original songs, four covers. They screamed teenage angst in all the right ways. The EP’s album artwork spoke for its self – simply enjoyable. Fast forward to two years of touring the UK and Europe, and in the summer of 2012 and ‘13 they released CRU and Funemployed. Both Eps did pretty damn well, pulling reviews from the likes of kerrang!, rocksound…

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Critically heralded avant-garde rock band Xerxes has unveiled a new groove laden track called “Knife” today at Noisey.com. The song is featured on the band’s upcoming, highly anticipated darkhorse record of the fall, Collision Blonde, which is due out on October 21st from No Sleep Records. The record is available now for pre-order at iTunes (w/instant download of “Chestnut Street”) and from No Sleep Records at https://nosleeprecords.com/product/7316.“FORGET ABOUT HARDCORE, XERXES HAVE GONE DEATH ROCK WITH NEW SINGLE “KNIFE”” – Noisey.comStream “Knife” now at Noisey.com: http://bit.ly/XMvU6aXerxes continues to impress fans and critics with another intense track that melds throwback goth-rock guitars with contemporary post-hardcore. Lyrically speaking, singer Calvin Philley’s subject matter fits the music’s brooding style.”You…

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