Tagged: NOFX

Launch Control and The ‘May Day’ EP.

Launch Control – Reading, England, United Kingdom. Photo credit: David Bradford. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Reading Political Punks Launch Control are preparing to release their latest EP and if their previous EP Behind Redacted Lines is anything to go by, this new release will have a point to...

Fresh Picks: One Armed Joey.

One Armed Joey – Petaluma, California, USA. If there’s one thing synonymous with California its Punk music and it is fair to say that despite many-a-strong Punk scene globally, more often then not the warm and nurturing climate of California regularly stands out. Petaluma three-piece One Armed Joey have a...

Fresh Harvest #1.

Editor’s Note: As Musically Fresh is operated in the spare time of it’s majoritively part-time staff, we are almost always inundated with requests. This is no bad thing, but it can make it difficult to find the time to feature everything we are asked to and that’s unfortunate. So to...

The Elusive Sounds of Ladderlad and ‘No Good Idea’.

Ladderlad – Ontario, Canada. Ladderlad is an elusive musician from somewhere in Ontario in Canada. From an early age through a slow but decisive flirtation with Punk-Rock and the likes of staple revivalists NOFX, his adoration for organised sound began to take form. NOFX may well have become a huge...

Fifteen Years – ‘Welcome To Hell’.

Fifteen Years – Bristol, England, United Kingdom. Bristol Punk-Rockers Fifteen Years aptly take us back to the late 90’s early 2000’s golden age of melodic Punk with their Welcome To Hell release. With twinges of Rancid, New Found Glory, NOFX and Pennywise, these Punks keep your feet tapping and your legs...

Matty Effin Morison and Their ‘Songs’.

Matty Effin Morison – New South Wales, Australia. Sometimes you need an album that really doesn’t waste any time, an album that simply is what it is. Now, Punk-Rock is relatively consistent and providing such a cathartic release and with the debut album from Matty Effin Morrison, simply entitled Songs, you are...

No Insight and The Debut Single ‘These Days’.

No Insight – London, England, United Kingdom. London exports No Insight have just released their debut single in the form of ‘These Days’ in conjunction with Shipwreck Records, a label equal in their “upstart” status but also one to watch. Taking influence from the likes of Blink-182, Fall Out Boy,...

Staff Picks: NOFX – ‘First Ditch Effort’.

NOFX – Los Angeles, California, USA. Mike has been a busy-punker in recent years, releasing new music with cover super-group Me First And The Gimme Gimmes, writing a (s)hit musical and coming out as a transvestite. Some wondered if the day would ever arrive when we’d get to hear a...

Umlaut Records – Why You Should Be Paying Attention…

Umlaut Records – London, England, United Kingdom. Small, DIY and independent labels are on the rise and London’s Umlaut Records is one that you need to pay attention too and not just because they are admirably doing their bit to keep Punk music living, breathing and pitting. Umlaut distributes those...

Trashed Ambulance – ‘Blurry Thoughts’ In Review.

Trashed Ambulance – Red Dear, Alberta, Canada. Punk music is going through something of a resurgence across it’s broad spectrum. The genre’s original trailblazers are still revered and rightly so, but what we are seeing now is huge boost in the scene’s output, sitting closer to the late 80’s and 90’s...