Feb 022017
 

Bolshy, Liverpool’s own socio-political Ska septet announce the release of their debut album Reap The Storm as a joint release between Antipop Records and Riotska.

Available on a digipak CD with a digital download available to order from Antipop Records.

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The tracklist for the album is here and the artwork is brilliant too. Lyrically challenging, morally uprising, the power of youthful consciousness cannot be underestimated. Music has the power to change!

1. Anthropocene
2. Hierarchicide
3. The Fifth Horseman
4. Ignorance is Strength
5. Party On
6. Open Season
7. Interlude
8. Reap the Storm
9. What we Claim to be
10. England’s Finest
11. Building Walls
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The band announced a 14 strong line-up for their album launch gig in Liverpool’s Baltic docklands.

Useful Links:
Facebook event info for times, directions, etc.
Ticket link

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Bolshy – Reap The Storm available from Antipop Records now

Feb 022017
 

Italian punk rock and roll giants CUT release the full length album Second Skin on three formats in February 2017.

The band have recorded Second Skin as a follow-up to Annihilation Road and Battle of Britain and announced plans to tour Europe and the UK throughout the year.

Available now to order on 12″ vinyl with free digital version, a CD version will follow the vinyl release.

Mail order, swift & secure swift delivery from UK from Antipop Records.

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The album is a co-release between Antipop Records, Area Pirata, Dischi Bervisti and the band’s own Bar Bones Productions.

A tour of the North UK to launch the album starts here:

Feb. 22 – Glasgow – Bar Bloc

Feb. 23 – Liverpool – Free Rock and Roll @ Sound, Food & Drink

Feb. 24 – Oldham – Bier Keller

Feb. 25 – Edinburgh – Leith Depot

The album features a cameo on bass from Minutemen, The Missingmen, Iggy and the Stooges, il Sogno Del Mariano and fIREHOSE (did we miss any?) legend, Mike Watt.

You can listen to Automatic Heart (Tacoma Time Travel) here:

 

 

 

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A tribute to a living legend on this limited release on 7” vinyl. Original artwork in a variety of colours, each band puts their unique spin on a classic Tom Waits track.

 

A1 The Domestics – Cemetery Polka

A2 Casual Nausea – God’s Away On Business

B1 The Dead Class – Rain Dogs

B4 The Minor Discomfort Band – Take Good Care

 

 

The Domestics

https://www.facebook.com/TheDomestics/

Based in Suffolk, UK. Snotty, obnoxious amphetamine powered Hardcore punk at it’s finest. Intensely political and continuously ferocious!

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Casual Nausea

https://www.facebook.com/casualnausea/

Five mates from Ipswich pass the time creating a glorious frantic mess. More a deranged punk rock family than a band, they are fast and aggressive yet strangely catchy.

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The Dead Class

https://www.facebook.com/thedeadclass/

The UK/Irish punk quartet veterans of UK DIY touring scene with a string of underground releases. The band thrives on generating high speed in-your-face punk rock.

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The Minor Discomfort Band

https://www.facebook.com/TheMinorDiscomfortBand/

East Anglian pop-punk, country and folk music. Formed by members of Casual Nausea, The Domestics, Faintest Idea Luvdump and many more!

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  • Limited copies available from the band.
  • Press copies available for review.
Nov 022016
 

Spreading the sound of Antipop and the artists we admire is our prerogative. We have been lucky to work alongside several eclectic and brilliant bands throughout 2016.

A seven-track free-download available on the Antipop Records Bandcamp features each artist with releases in 2016.

 

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Boycott the Baptist unleashed one of the more controversial grindcore albums with more than a hint of blasphemy. Carl Moorcroft received acclaim for his much anticipated debut album of acoustic punk rock. Pete Bentham and the Dinner Ladies touched a nerve with their second vinyl EP that tells a tale of the times. Sweet Deals on Surgery ploughed more into their emphatic debut album than most bands manage in a lifespan. Schoolboy’s Death Trio opened up a new genre by combining sounds and styles in true Antipop style. Elmo and the Styx committed to record a collection of rock songs that carve a niche in the world of progressive punk rock. Saltwater Injection melt speakers with their bass/drum/screamo brand of caustic punk rock on their second superb EP.

Download from Bandcamp

1.  Boycott The Baptist – Fuck Off Trump (from Bash The Bishop)
2.  Carl Moorcroft – Judgement (from On The Road)
3.  Pete Bentham and the Dinner Ladies – Queen Victoria’s Knob (from Psychedelic Village) 
4.  Sweet Deals on Surgery – Desk From The Waist Down (from The Snake and the Snoozer)
5.  Schoolboy’s Death Trio – Post Play (From We’re All The Same)
6.  Elmo and the Styx – Homo (from Be Fool) 
7.  Saltwater Injection – Kill A Boss (from Regurgitated For The People)

 

All releases available on Antipop Records on a variety of formats.

Oct 302016
 

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It was with heavy hearts that the band called it a day recently, extending their hiatus indefinitely. Some of the best moments in our lives have been at Nomeansno concerts, promoting and following them on tour.

We’d like to give away a few posters the band gave us while in the UK. If you’d like one just fill out the info below. They are limited so when they’re gone they’re gone.

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Jun 132016
 

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Three days of Punk Rock hosted by Maguire’s Pizza Bar, the Liverpool city centre alternative venue.

One weekend ticket available via seetickets, wegottickets and skiddle.

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Epic Problem (photo: Punktastic)

18 bands across the 3 nights featuring the cream of the underground:

DOWN & OUTS (Scouse Pop Punk Legends)
https://downandouts.bandcamp.com/
EPIC PROBLEM (New Mills Street Punks)
https://epicproblem2.bandcamp.com/album/lines-ep
OHMNS (Liverpool Garage Noise)
https://ohmns.bandcamp.com/
FLAT BACK FOUR (Speed Freaks aus St Helens)
https://flatbackfour.bandcamp.com
PARDON US (Punk Rock from Liverpool)
https://pardonus.bandcamp.com/
QUEEN ZEE & THE SASSTONES (Liverpool Sass Punk)
https://queenzee.bandcampu.com/album/hate-male
RASH DECISION (Punk, Thrash, Metal from Cornwall)
https://rashdecision.bandcamp.com
FRANCEENS (York’s Garage Punk Overlords)
https://thefranceensyork.bandcamp.com/album/stepford-smiles
MATILDA’S SCOUNDRELS (Hasting’s Folk Punks)
https://matildasscoundrels.bandcamp.com/
CHEWED UP (Sheffield Anti-Ska Hardcore)
http://www.chewedup.co.uk/
CARNIVAL REJECTS (York based Hardcore)
https://thecarnivalrejects.bandcamp.com/releases
MEET THE ROBOTS (Liverpool Pop Punkers)
https://meettherobots.bandcamp.com/
2 SICK MONKEYS (Wooton Bassett’s Finest)
https://2sickmonkeys.bandcamp.com/
REVENGE OF THE PSYCHOTRONIC MAN (Manchester Pyramid Builders)
https://revengeofthepsychotronicman.bandcamp.com/
STUCK IN A RUT (Northwest Hardcore)
https://www.facebook.com/stuckinarutukhardcore
RANDOM SCANDAL (Antifascist Street Punk from Scotland)
https://www.facebook.com/RandomScandal/
CRASH MATS (Oldham based idiotic Punk & Ska)
https://youtu.be/8BOsKdoooL0
NO TA (Leeds Hardcore Punk)
https://www.facebook.com/No-Ta-107513432923578/

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Ohmns  (photo GetIntoThis)

 

Weekend tickets saves price of a beer on day tickets and guarantees entry to all days. Weekend ticket holders priority if any day sells out.

Skiddle: http://skiddle.com/e/12764270
SeeTickets: http://www.seetickets.com/event/bank-holiday-punk-weekender/maguire-s-pizza-bar/989974
WeGotTickets: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/363071