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Bands and new music for fans of black-flag

impulse decisions

by chemical-x

We are a brand new punk band located out of Lodi, NJ called chemical-x. "impulse decisions" is a song written to connect with all of those people out there who make impulsive decisions, whether those decisions be buying excessive amounts of "fancy booze" or "ugly shoes".

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The Stupid Song

by Ash Red

Ash Red are a three-piece rock band from Cork, Ireland. Formed in January 2019 by school friends Conrad Twomey, Arthur Murray and Maciek Zwirkowski,our debut single, “The Stupid Song” was released in April 2021 via Galway’s Blowtorch Records.

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Wasted / Fix Me

by Kitten Spitt

We're just two best friends making DIY tunes in a dingy bedroom, trying to keep the spirit of punk alive in our crummy town uwu

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Grave Love

by The Shan

Hello Everyone, We are The Shan, An Atomic Bomb with Guitars from Scotland. This is our new single Grave Love and its inspired by Joy Division, Black Flag, The Book Perfume and Tenents Lager.

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Get Up Get On

by Cuffs

Hi, we're Cuffs from Bristol, UK. 'Get Up Get On' is our fourth single release and is the B side to our single 'You Make Me Sick'. Both of these tracks are incredibly special to us, as we've printed a 7* vinyl , which we've always dreamed of being able to do!

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Juxtaposition

by Rattleback

G'day G'day, we're Rattleback, a bass, drums, vocals only punk band from Melbourne, Australia. I've included a track off our debut album that I consider the most fun to play! It might not be the best track but you'd have to check out the rest of the album to decide that for yaself!

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Sacrifice

by Tear Them Down

We are Tear Them Down fron Gothenburg Sweden. This is our brand new song Sacrifice from out sophomore album coming out later this winter. Sacrifice is a one minute punk anthem about DIY, giving all you got and never looking back. Something everybody in the punk community can relate to.

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-ing

by Gumiho (구미호)

We are a punk band from Seoul, SK. We mix our influences of American and Korean punk and hardcore to create our own fast and energetic style of punk.

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War World

by Char-Man

Char-Man has been an actively playing and releasing music in Ventura County Since 2003. New Album Power of The Night is the culmination and a new direction. Members have been in Annihilation Time, Lecherous Gaze, and Nails.

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White Fruit

by CRACKUPS

When it comes to garage rock and punk it’s easy to say you’ve heard it all before. CRACKUPS makes mincemeat of such preconceptions because this an entirely new animal: an orgy of riotous but superior garage punk. Enjoy!

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Fuck Cyclists

by The Owen Guns

We are a 4 piece punk band from NSW Australia made up of grumpy, jaded, old silly sausages. The song 'Fuck Cyclists' is about the frustration of being stuck behind middle class lycra clad twits cosplaying the tour de France .

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Iron Bloke

by Spudge

Ay up, we're Spudge. Thick like a spud, smooth like fudge.

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Getting The Vibes

by CRACKUPS

Hi, we're CRACKUPS from Belgium. Enjoy our kick-off single 'Getting the Vibes', a sweaty, feverish trip of garage punk madness. Check out our new album 'Greetings From Earth' releasing August 21.

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City

by Who Killed Nancy Johnson?

We're a four piece from Reading with a good reputation live but less so for recordings. We got fed with sterile, polite studios. So we spent £400 on DIY gear and booked a village hall in Oxfordshire for a weekend, and recorded an album. I SEE SIX is out June 2020. This is the second track.

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Altorius

by Crucial Features

Hey, we are Crucial Features, a grrrl punk band from Vilnius, Lithuania. Have you ever felt like procrastinating the whole day and watching stupid videos online? Or maybe encountered egoistic people? The track is digging into the subject of vanity and it's all there in the song!

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Energy Gone Wrong

by Spider

We are Spider and this is the new lyric video for the title track of our "Energy Gone Wrong" EP. We made a video intended to capture the nihilistic, resilient, raw and visceral nature of our live show. Hope you like it!

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Self-Quarantined

by Nick Leonard

Nick Leonard (Myopic, Blinding Eye Dog) is a musician and producer in Washington, D.C. I've played in a number of metal and punk bands in the local scene and produce my own solo project on the side, playing all instruments, vocals, recording, artwork, it's all 100% me, for better or worse!

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EMP Over DC

by Sour Steve

Hello! Here is one of the top tracks on my debut album, Age of Disconnection. EMP Over DC is a hardcore punk song that explores the futility of nuclear warfare in the United States.

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Ego Death

by Mutha-Falcon

Hey y'all! We're the afro-punk fusion band Mutha-Falcon and we stay hype. 'Ego Death' is a driving, high-energy, social commentary on what happens when small-town relevancy seeps into an individual's perception of themselves and consumes their state of mind. This is their attitude check.

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Unsatisfied

by KALIK

KALIK was founded in 2005. We have been on multiple EU/UK tours over the years and shared stages with bands like Toxic Reasons, Total Chaos, The Casualties and Appäratus. This track is for those of you who like old school punk!

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