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RIVIERA KID – It’s Not A Matter Of A or B

RIVIERA KID – It’s Not A Matter Of A or B

RIVIERA KID – It’s Not A Matter Of A or B Riviera Kid is a DIY punk band from Kent, England who share a bass player with Melisandre’s Beaver  (the band that released one of our top 43 albums of 2018). They’ve just released their first EP, It’s

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DATA CONTROL – ‘It Was Nothing’ Review

DATA CONTROL – 'It Was Nothing' Review

DATA CONTROL – It Was Nothing Swedish band Data Control have just recorded seven songs that they are looking to release as a 12″ limited vinyl record. We got our hands on the digital release and were immediately enthralled with the jaunty and bouncy riff that introduces Mainstream

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ILS – ‘Pain Don’t Hurt’ Review

ILS – 'Pain Don’t Hurt' Review

ILS – Pain Don’t Hurt Portland heavy noise rockers ILS have released their debut EP, Pain Don’t Hurt, through French label P.O.G.O. Records. The band features members from other Portland, Oregon noise merchants but this January, 2019 release creates an almighty new and fresh racket! The five-track

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ALVIN GIBBS AND THE DISOBEDIENT SERVANTS – Your Disobedient Servant

ALVIN GIBBS AND THE DISOBEDIENT SERVANTS – Your Disobedient Servant

ALVIN GIBBS AND THE DISOBEDIENT SERVANTS – Your Disobedient Servant Alvin Gibbs, the ever-popular U.K. Subs bassist has just announced the release of his debut solo album. Showcasing Alvin’s strong and distinctive lead vocals, alongside his guitar and bass playing throughout, the guest musicians gracing this album

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DIRTY WORK – ‘In The West End’ Review

DIRTY WORK – 'In The West End' Review

DIRTY WORK – In The West End Dirty Work are a three-piece punk band from Toronto, Canada. In Q4 of 2018 they self-released their second full length entitled In The West End, and got some help from a small U.K. label by the name of Food Waste Records.

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CELEBRITY HANGOVER – ‘Upon Reflection’ Review

CELEBRITY HANGOVER – 'Upon Reflection' Review

CELEBRITY HANGOVER – Upon Reflection Based out of San Diego, Celebrity Hangover are a four-piece melodic punk rock band originally from Ireland. Back in the early noughties, Celebrity Hangover would act as support band for the bigger touring punk bands when they would play in Belfast. In 2005, the

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GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB – ‘Lost In Space’ Review

GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB – 'Lost In Space' Review

GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB – Lost In Space Gentleman’s Dub Club, have a brand-new album scheduled for release on the 25th January. Reggae and Dub have always mixed well with the punk rock genre and we are a bit partial to the sounds here at www.punkonline.co.uk. The band had

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HEY, CHELS – ‘Hey, Chels’ EP Review

HEY, CHELS – 'Hey, Chels' EP Review

HEY, CHELS – Hey, Chels EP San Diego’s Hey, Chels have teamed up with \ La Escalera Records, Wiretap Records, and A-F Records, to release their latest EP on vinyl and the records ship in mid-February. Consisting of Jacque Mendez (New Way On) on vocals and electric piano,

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LAST CLIMB – ‘Bleeding The Machine’ Review

LAST CLIMB – 'Bleeding The Machine' Review

LAST CLIMB – Bleeding The Machine Last Climb debuted in 2017 and the Swedish hardcore rockers describe their sound as “coming in the finest tradition of Wolfbrigade, Anti-Cimex, Disfear, but with more rock-and-roll” elements. Opening with an interview Q&A, the title track Bleeding The Machine enters like the

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MIKE KROL – ‘Power Chords’ Album Review

MIKE KROL – 'Power Chords' Album Review

MIKE KROL – Power Chords Due to be released on the 25th January 2019, Power Chords is Mike Krol’s new Merge release,  and traces his journey back to punk rock, harnessing both the guitar technique and the musical redemption referenced in its title. The eleven-song album opens

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THE OVERJOYED – ‘Aced Out’ Album Review

THE OVERJOYED – 'Aced Out' Album Review

THE OVERJOYED – Aced Out The Overjoyed are from Athens, Greece. They just released their second full-length album titled Aced Outvia Cannonball Music, Nasty Cut Records and Keep It A Secret Records. The ten-track album opens with the eighty-nine seconds of Big Red Rocket Ship where the band

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WANK – ‘White Knuckle Ride’ Album Review

WANK – 'White Knuckle Ride' Album Review

WANK – White Knuckle Ride Orange County pop-punk vets WANK have released physical CD’s of their brand-new album White Knuckle Ride. WANK formed in 1995 in Huntington Beach, CA and, in 1996, they self-released their debut, Get a Grip on Yourself. In 1998, following an expedited major

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