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Bands and new music for fans of ramones

Hungover

by Bon Viveur

Looking for never-before-heard sounds? From a bunch of hot new young guns? This isn't it. This is however a return of pop punk to it's upbeat, self-deprecating roots with a huge chorus and a catchy riff to match. Back to basics pop punk, the lead single from new EP Character Building: out 4/9/20

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California

by Bad Habits

Hey Punktastic! We are Bad Habits, a new Rock & Roll band hailing from Athens, Greece. We just released our debut single, “California”, on all digital streaming platforms and hope you can help us spread the word about it!

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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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Shake Rattle Die

by The Prostitutes

We’re the Prostitutes from Baltimore, Maryland. This our latest track, now available on all platforms. We play intense music, heavily influenced by 77 punk and early 80s hardcore.

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LDNYC (Lockdonw NYC)

by The Velvicks

Meet The Velvicks. According to the drummer, the EP is about bringing Stadium Rock into your pockets. This song 'LDNYC' is about punching corona back in the face.

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Solidarity

by D16

D16 are a female fronted punk rock band from Athens, Greece. Solidarity is a song about how today's economic and political instability causes public fear, which fuels public outrage. It mainly criticizes the cynical, somewhat cold attitude of politicians towards people's suffering.

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Teeth

by Grumpster

We're Grumpster, a punk trio from Oakland, CA. We just released "Teeth" today via Asian Man Records! The best way to describe Grumpster is "if Green Day had a female vocalist."

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Barb Wire Bat

by Bladder Smasher

Toledo Ohio's one and only Lucha Punk band Bladder Smasher! If you like beer, pro wrestling and punk rock, you'll love this band.

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Kiss and Tell

by Wyldlife

Hi, we're Wyldlife. 'Kiss and Tell' is the first single off of our new album, 'Year of the Snake', on Stevie Van Zandt's Wicked Cool Records. We make rock 'n' roll music and we're really proud of this one.

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Good Luv Gone South

by TOMMY RAY! & The CRY!

The CRY!'s frontman and songwriter TOMMY RAY! (Nelsen) has launched into a solo career with the release of his new record "First Hits Free" on SP records (Japan) and GadM (Germany)

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Five Things

by Smalltown Tigers

Hi! Smalltown Tigers are proud to bring you our new single, the title track of our debut mini-album 'Five Things'. The video was shot in Dalston, London on our first UK dates. We're sorry to cancel our latest trip but we'll be over just as soon as we can!

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I wanna live like Joey Ramone

by Psychords

Hi everybody! We are the Psychords, an all-female punk rock band from Milan: Violet Burns (vocals and guitar), Gio Highlander (bass guitar and backing vocals) and ClaudiaLo (drums). This is our first video, “I wanna live like Joey Ramone” , 2 minutes and 3 seconds of pure dynamite... Enjoy!

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Hurt

by Crimson Riot

Hurt is our second single and second music video we shot. The song is about sleazy people in the music industry who just want to take advantage of women and make them into something they are not. Roxy Gunn used personal experiences while writing this song. Enjoy and check out the video on Youtube

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Intermittent

by Lexytron

Hey guys! This is track no. 5 from my album 'Something Blue' now streaming on Bandcamp! All sales will go to the COVID-19 crisis. The song itself was originally titled 'Node To BJ' as a play on 'Ode To Billie Joe' by Bobby Gentry and a nod to Billie Joe Armstrong, as I felt it had Kerplunk vibes!

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Good Luv Gone South

by TOMMY RAY! (The CRY!)

This is just honest raw '77 punk-pop done to perfection. More hooks than grandpa's tackle box!

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Soma

by District 13

District 13';s aim to infuse Heavy Metal and Punk to create their own unique sound and have been described as a cross between Black Sabbath and The Ramones.

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just for kicks

by bauwaves

bauwaves are a new Austin, TX indie-punk band with ex-members of Wild America and The Fall. Our debut album was released on 01/10/20 on Salinas Records and was called "a brave and uncompromising creation that crackles with energy and intense feeling" by Faster and Louder.

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Let's Be Bad

by Cash Registers

Cash Registers are a bunch of New York City cranks who play raw, melodic punk to the dwindling number of humans who prefer live music to the company of their phones. 'Let's Be Bad' was released 11/19. A 3rd full-length is due in 2020.

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Better in my Head

by Fantazmaz

Hey guys, We are Fantazmaz, this is our first single 'Better in my Head'. Straight forward rock/punk with modern approach and lyrics that takes a damaged and dark view of our society.

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Dread and Doubt

by Cavalier Attitude

Hi there! We are Cavalier Attitude. A punk band based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. We have just released our debut single, Dread and Doubt and we would love for you to check it out.

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