Archive for the ‘Music/Bands’ Category

Alesana Video: Recording Justin Timberlake Punk Goes Pop 2

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

In preparation for the Punk Goes Pop 2 release Alesana was in the studio for 8 hours to knock out their contribution.  The song is “What Goes Around” – I’ve never heard it before, but the Alesana version will force me to listen to the JT track.  The video will give you a little insight […]

Scott Russo of Unwritten Law Loses His Home to Fires

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

He and his family made it out safely, but all their belongins were lost in the fire.  Scott lived in San Diego and had this to say: My entire family is now homeless, all our pets are dead and all our earthly possessions are gone. In these tough times, my family had been out of […]

Brand New – The Quiet Things That No One Ever Knows (vid)

Saturday, January 17th, 2009

Remember this Brand New video from back in the day?  I used to love it!

CD Review: Mozart Season – Apotheosis EP

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

It’s time for another HiFi Punk pre-release CD review. After the last review of ‘<3’ from Select Start I felt like doing a few more unsigned bands, besides the big boys get plenty of love. The Sacramento California band Mozart Season has a new EP finished and its being released January 17th. They have been […]

The Ramones – “Blitzkrieg Bop” (Live) Studio Hamburg video

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

While I was browsing youtube I cam across this Ramones video and it put me in a good mood………maybe it will do the same for you.

News and info from Brian with Brand New

Thursday, December 25th, 2008

This post is a bit late, but in case you didn’t see yet – Brand New updated their news (which is a rare occurrence).  Transcript below… December 22, 2008 Dear Friends, The combination of the holidays and the inclement weather has set a bit of nostalgia upon me. Remember when we used to give you […]

CD Review: Select Start <3 and Full CD Stream

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Select Start is an UNSIGNED band from Tampa, Florida consisting of Joe, Matt, Patrick, Jason, & Adam.  Their first CD entitled ‘<3’ will be released on 01/06/2009, and is currently available for streaming from (see bottom of post for streaming details).  At first inspection I said to myself ‘great, another unsigned emo electronic indie band’ […]

New Blessthefall music video ‘To Hell and Back’ online

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

Blessthefall just released a new music video for the song ‘To Hell and Back’ – the footage is from their last home show. Click the image below to watch the video on

NOFX is 25 years old! (update)

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

NOFX will be doing some special tours with the band members from four era’s of their existence! It’s going to be sweet. A quote from the NOFX website: To commemorate, we are doing some special shows, they will include the four eras of NOFX, with the former members showing up to play a few songs […]

Cancer Bats – Hail Destroyer Music Video (follow up)

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

In a follow up of reviewing the CD ‘Hail Destroyer’ in this post – here is the music video …