Ghost Cult once again brings you “End Of Year” lists, memories, and other shenanigans from our favorite bands, partners, music industry peers, and other folks we respect across the world. Indie pop-punk up and comers Thieves have had a big 2016, releasing their new album No Motive on Revival Recordings and are touring like crazy all of 2017. Billy, Nathan, and Chris from the band shared with us their favorite music of the last year, in no particular order.Continue reading
The Chicago Riot Fest 2015 will be happening on September 11-13, 2015 at Douglas Park. More artists are expected to be announced, including one more headliner who has yet to be announced.
Faith No More
Snoop Dogg (performing Doggystyle)
Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley
Rancid (performing …And Out Come The Wolves)
Ice Cube & Special Guests (performing Straight Outta Compton Remix)
Coheed And Cambria
Taking Back Sunday
Rodrigo y Gabriela
Drive Like Jehu
The Dirty Heads
Stephen “Ragga” Marley
The Academy Is… (performing “Almost Here“)
The Lawrence Arms
Echo & The Bunnymen
Bootsy Collin’s Rubber Band
The Devil Wears Prada
The Airborne Toxic Event
Eagles Of Death Metal
De La Soul
Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness
Babes In Toyland
The Joy Formidable
The Dead Milkmen
Lee Scratch Perry
Less Than Jake
The Thurston Moore Band
Mariachi El Bronx
Every Time I Die
The Dwarves (performing “Blood Guts And Pussy“)
Steve Ignorante & Paranoid Visions
The Dear Hunter
Into It. Over It.
The White Buffalo
Post Mallone With FKI
Modern Life Is War
Fit For Rivals
Barb Wire Dolls
Sleep On It
Tasha The Amazon
The Municipal Drainage Project
Special performances will also be made by The Rock-Afire Explosion and the Hellzapoppin Circus Sideshow Revue.
North Bay post punkers Creative Adult is streaming the entire Ring Around The Room EP, out for Record Store Day (April 18, 2015) via Run For Cover Records. Stream it below. The band are currently continuing their sonic exploration in the studio as they work on their sophomore full length with producer Jack Shirley (Whirr, Tony Molina, Joyce Manor, Deafheaven).
Ring Around The Room tracklist:
01: Ring Around The Room
02: Most Our Troubles Go Untreated
Against Me! And Joyce Manor have announced an Australian tour in May and June. Against Me! released their latest album Transgender Dysphoria Blues via Total Treble Music in January 2014, and Joyce Manor released Never Hungover Again in 2014 via Epitaph Records.
May 29: Hi Fi – Brisbane, AUS
May 30: Metro – Sydney Lic, AUS
May 31: Cambridge Hotel – Newcastle, AUS
June 01: UOW UniBar – Wollongong, AUS
June 03: Basement – Canberra, AUS
June 04: Rosemount – Perth, AUS
June 05: Uni Bar – Adelaide Lic, AUS
June 06: Corner Hotel – Melbourne, AUS
Circa Survive will be performing on the Sunday (April 12/19, 2015) of Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2015’s two consecutive weekends, alongside Drake, Florence and the Machine, Brand New, Jenny Lewis, Built To Spill, Touche Amore, Joyce Manor and more.
They are currently touring behind their new album Descensus, out now via Sumerian Records, and was produced, engineered, and mixed by Will Yip of Studio 4.
Circa Survive is Anthony Green (vocals), Colin Frangicetto (guitar), Brendan Ekstrom (guitar), Nick Beard (bass), Steve Clifford (drums).