art-punk

Quantum Pig release futuristic video for new single “Statement of Intent”

Ahead of the online and physical release of their debut album “Songs of Industry and Sunshine” on February 1st, 2019, the Carl Sagan, Queen and Husker Du-inspired duo Quantum Pig have recently unveiled the slick, futuristic video single for “Statement of Intent”.

Watch the “Statement of Intent” video below.

Quantum Pig to release debu album “Songs of Industry and Sunshine” on February 1st 2019

Following the recent announcement of their signing to White Star Records and the release of lead single “Citizen and State”, Quantum Pig - the Carl Sagan, Queen and Husker Du-inspired duo - are pleased to announce the tracklist, artwork and pre-order details of “Songs of Industry and Sunshine”, which will arrive online and in stores on February 1st, 2019!

TV Smith announces Spring 2019 UK Tour

Described as “one of the most important political songwriters in the U.K”, TV Smith has announced more solo shows in the UK, as well as the return of TV Smith & The Bored Teenangers.
 
All the way from Barcelona, TV Smith’s Catalonian band The Bored Teenagers return to Britain for a short tour in Spring 2019. Although known mainly as a solo artist these days, TV still plays a small amount of gigs with a full electric band backing him. He first met them when bassist BB Quattro invited him over to Spain in 2003 for a few concerts with his punk-pop band, Suzy & Los Quattro, fronted by their dynamic female vocalist Suzy Chain.

Quantum Pig signs to White Star Records and reveal first single “Citizen and State”

Citing a diverse palette of influences that adventures through the likes of Carl Sagan, Queen, Husker Du and beyond, Ian Faragher and Mark Stevenson, otherwise known as Quantum Pig, are thrilled to announce their signing to White Star Records.
 
Commenting on their induction to the White Star Records “family”, Ian Faragher remarks:
“It’s the perfect home for us. We’ve been huge fans of John Mitchell’s work for years, whether that’s as a songwriter, musician or producer. We couldn’t have found a better fit in terms of our intentions for the band going forward”.
 

Idles announce Spring 2019 UK, European & US Headlining Tour

After a wrapping up sell-out UK and US tours, Idles have confirmed a 2019 world tour, headlining their biggest venues yet.

The run will include two London headliners at The Electric Ballroom and their first ever run of dates in Australia.

Tickets go on public sale this Friday Nov 9th at 10am local time, with tickets available here, full routing below.

Tropical Fuck Storm announces October 2018 US Tour

Tropical Fuck Storm, the Australian outfit featuring ex-The Drones’ Gareth Liddiard and Fiona Kitschin with Lauren Hammel (High Tension) and Erica Dunn (Harmony/Mod Con), have confirmed an October tour supporting Modest Mouse in what will be the band’s first North American tour in support of the forthcoming album, “A Laughing Death in Meatspace” (Oct. 26th, Joyful Noise Recordings).

F.U.A. to release debut album “Socially Transmitted Disease” on September 28th 2018

Dutch Rockers F.U.A. are pleased to announce that they have signed with WormHoleDeath for the release of their debut album “Socially Transmitted Disease”, which has been recorded and mixed at Realsound Studio.

“Socially Transmitted Disease” will be released on September 28th, 2018, via Wormholedeath / Aural Music Group / The Orchard worldwide and on November 28th, 2018, via Disk Union Distribution in Japan.

The album will be available for pre-order on September 14th, 2018.

Watch the video for “Cheers” below.

Tracklist:
1. Cheers
2. Blind
3. M.O.U.S.

Lice release new music video for “Little John Waynes”

Satirical art-punk band Lice last month announce “It All Worked Out Great”, a two-part ‘early years’ collection re-recorded and to be released as two EP's and as an LP collecting both together.

In frontman Alastair Shuttleworth's own words: “it could not have been made by perfect people, and does not expect any to be listening”.

You can pre-order the collection here.