Kid Dynamite recently reunited (again) for a set for This is Hardcore Fest. Here's the video, courtesy of those scoundrels over at Hate5Six.com. Kid Dynamite (Full Set) from hate5six on Vimeo....

Lately, there's been an influx of bands like Look Mexico, Daikon and Everyone Everywhere who are taking cues from great bands like The Promise Ring, American Football, and Owls -- all the great Jade Tree and Polyvinyl groups that made making mixtapes and sweater vests...

Recent Bridge 9 signees and Buffalo, NY powerpop sensation, Lemuria, plays their song "Pants" at the Black Lodge in Seattle. ...

If you own a pair of comfortable dancing shoes, Viper Creek Club's album, Letters, is sure to bring out your inner Fred Astaire or Boogaloo Shrimp. No doubt put together with an array of synths and an endless cache of ideas, all the electronic blips...

When I was researching Negative Zero online, I found a few bands with this name, which isn't so promising when you're trying to find out everything you can about a specific group. This particular Negative Zero -- based out of Oklahoma -- show a lot...

I first heard Kylewilliam Campol aka imadethismistake on an episode of the Sound Scene podcast a while ago. I was immediately blown away by how earnest and aware Campol was, particularly for being a relatively young songwriter. Afterwards, I got some of his mp3s, ordered...

At first listen, The Royal Heist may sound like they're riding the coattails of bands like The Bravery and Bloc Party, but their full-length album, Midnight In The Garden Of Evil, is actually quite infectious in its own right. There's no question that The Royal Heist...

Pop-punk is an interesting genre. When I think of pop-punk bands, my mind immediately drifts to bands like Descendents and NOFX and, to some extent, The Misfits -- bands who really took the raw aesthetic of punk rock and put some catchy melodies and...