Tagged: Skate Punk

CUT UP – ‘I’ll Burn That Bridge When I Get To It’.

CUT UP – San Francisco, California, USA. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Since we last saw San Francisco Cali-Punk exports CUT UP, their second release I’ll Burn That Bridge When I Get To It has made its way to centre stage for another in the...

Out Of The Ashes: Paper Champ and The 2016 Debut.

Paper Champ – Ipswich, England, United Kingdom.   Fast and melodic Skate Punk is not something that comes to mind when on the thought-train of UK Punk. Yet in recent incarnations of the scene and it’s contemporary form this facet of Punk-Rock is just as blistering as it is else...

Neverlearn – The ‘Start Tomorrow’ EP.

Neverlearn – Oulu, Finland. Cover photo credit: Juha Kuusela. Somewhere in the forestation of Finland there’s a search and rescue in operation tracking down Metal bands that got lost during their photo shoots, but these Punks needn’t worry about such travesties. Skate-punkers Neverlearn are too busy paying homage to the golden...

These Minds – The ‘Pour Out’ EP.

These Minds – Leeds, England, United Kingdom. Cover photo credit: Rob Goulding. UK Punk-Rock label Disconnect Disconnect Records host a multitude of fantastic Punk music on their label, with their own existence and that of the bands they feature testament to the hard work of the underground and alternative music...

Two For Flinching – The ‘So We’ve Got That In Common’ EP.

Two For Flinching – Perth, Western Australia, Australia. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Many of us either grew up during or following the resurgence and diversification of Punk-Rock after the genre changing 80’s. The Skate Punk and the Pop-Punk golden age ruled unopposed for quite some...

Fresh Picks: All Tied Up.

All Tied Up – Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom. Other than group bathroom selfies the Milton Keynes four-piece All Tied Up play Pop-Punk and in todays not necessarily over-saturated but at least very well populated scene and that isn’t always an easy thing to do. I caught up with the...

Launch Control – We Are… ‘Behind Redacted Lines’.

Launch Control – Reading, England, United Kingdom. For a quick look at the band and their label – Click Here. The Umlaut Records rostered Launch Control hail from Reading. A city that not only has a very confusing train station but also a penchant for driven, strongly worded and melodic...

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...