25 years of Groezrock: an anniversary edition with lots of great names, both big (Rancid, No Use For A Name, Sum 41) and small (Bad Cap Bad Cop, Muncie Girls) and somewhere in between. Somewhere in between is where you had to look to find the acoustic acts this year. While last year still incorporated some acoustic artists on the Macbeth Stage (Ducking Punches), this year Frank Turner was the only one on the big stage with an acoustic guitar with him. Still, in several places you could find some peace and quiet – *ahum* – with some acoustic music. Read our report here! Continue reading
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What way to better start the new year than with a sold out first show? Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls descended to Utrecht for the first show of his European tour, and with two thousand people showing up, it’s the biggest club show the English troubadour has done in the Netherlands. So how was show #1808? Find out after the jump. Continue reading
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The big announcement by Frank Turner about his new album “Positive Songs For Negative People” was very pleasant, just as his new video for “The Next Storm“. However, today you can hear three acoustic songs recorded by Punks in Vegas at Punk Rock Bowling. Watch them below.
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The release date, full artwork and track listing for Frank Turner‘s new album “Positive Songs For Negative People“. Also, a new video for “The Next Storm” is out today! All details and the video can be viewed below.
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While in Nashville, Frank Turner and Todd Beene co-wrote a song about a “Trucker Cap with a Chin Strap“, a device that would let Beene play his pedal steel guitar with his teeth. Listen to the song below!
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