Alesana Video: Recording Justin Timberlake Punk Goes Pop 2

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 […]

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Scott Russo of Unwritten Law Loses His Home to Fires

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 […]

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

January 17th, 2009

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

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CD Review: Mozart Season – Apotheosis EP

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 […]

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Billy Idol is the F-ing Man!

December 31st, 2008

“You better get outta my way Billy, you’re gonna get hurt.”  Hahahahahahahaha, classic.

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

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.

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News and info from Brian with Brand New

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 […]

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CD Review: Select Start <3 and Full CD Stream

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’ […]

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New Blessthefall music video ‘To Hell and Back’ online

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

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December 21st, 2008

That’s right kids, we are looking for fan’s to contribute to the HiFi Punk website.  If you have or know someone with decent writing skills, and are an active follower of the punk scene – let us know, and your blogs could be posted on the site. HiFi Punk is run for fun – keeping […]

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