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Verbal Abuse, The Heels, Explosive Head – Photo gallery

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

New photo gallery of Verbal Abuse, The Heels, and Explosive Head from the M Room in Philadelphia on June 11th. Dayglo Abortions were scheduled to headline but were deported back to Canada a few days prior.


Q & A Spotlight with Chicago noise rockers Big’n

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

For our latest Spotlight Q & A we have caught up Chicago noise rockers Big’n, as the band has just dropped a new E.P., Spare The Horses, on the AfricanTape label. Big’n and AfricanTape were kind enough to supply us with a streaming edition of the new album for your listening pleasure. If you dig it, stop on by their bandcamp or Africantape and buy a copy. Enjoy!


Drain the Sky, River City No Comply, Nightfall Photo Gallery

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Drain the Sky and River City No Comply played Philly on April 19 as part of their East Coast Tour with Philly d-beat noise punks Nightfall and grind duo My Nation Underground supporting. BTS was there to capture the show in pictures.


A Perfect Circle Announce US Tour Dates

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

A Perfect Circle Announce US Tour Dates for summer 2011.


Trap Them Darker Handcraft Review

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

In-depth review of Trap Them’s new full-length, Darker Handcraft, hitting streets March 15 via Prosthetic Records featuring insight from BTS’s interview with Ryan McKenney at God City Studios while tracking with renowned engineer, Kurt Ballou.


The Ex – Catch My Shoe Review

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Dutch rockers The Ex are back for an amazing 25th album with their most recent release, Catch My Shoe.


The Booze Interview

Friday, January 21st, 2011

New Interview with the Booze guitarist/songwriter Randy Michael, as the band prepares release their latest full-length, At Maximum Volume via Underrated Records Feb 22.


The Booze – Kick Me Where It Hurts Streaming Song

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Underrated Records just sent over an MP3 of The Booze’s new song “Kick Me Where It Hurts” for BTS readers around the World!


California Guitar Trio Interview

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Exclusive Interview with world renowned guitarists Bert Lams, Hideyo Moriya, and Paul Richards of the California Guitar Trio as they discuss tour life, studying with Robert Fripp, their latest full-length Andromeda on Karate Body Records, and much more in this exclusive, in-depth Blow The Scene interview.


Joyce Manor Interview

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Exclusive Blow The Scene Interview with Matt and Barry of California’s Joyce Manor as they discuss the band’s forthcoming L.P. on 6131 Records, their gear, mix-tapes for deserted islands, New Years’ plans, and whole lot more. Enjoy!


American Heritage to Release New Album on Translation Loss Records

Friday, December 17th, 2010

American Heritage will release Sedentary, their first album since 2006’s critically-acclaimed album Millenarian, on Mar. 1 via Translation Loss Records.


Mogwai Release New Video

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Scottish post-rockers Mogwai, have released a new video for remixed song “How To Be A Werewolf,” featured on their forthcoming Sub Pop Records debut, Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will.


Brain Banger release Munsoned EP

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Louisville hometown heroes Brain Banger, drop new EP Munsoned on Hawthorne Street Records. Featuring members of Young Widows, Lords, Breather Resist, Black Cross find out if this ecliptic hodgepodge live up to the hype in this new BTS review.


California Guitar Trio Andromeda Review

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Bert Lams, Paul Richards, and Hideyo Moriya have been going strong for over 19 years and will surprise very few with Andromeda as this is California Guitar Trio‘s first record to feature absolutely no covers, and the original works are stacked with a slew of improvisational pieces.


Tweak Bird Interview

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

There’s something to be said about the relationship dynamic that exists when there are only two members in a band. The plot thickens were both members are also brothers. For Caleb Bird, guitarist of Tweak Bird, it means being able to exchange blows when things aren’t turning out quite right musically.


Crabe – Ero Gaki Review

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Crabe recently released their new full-length Ero Gaki on Signed By Force Records. Check out the brand new review and Exclusive Free MP3 download from Blow The Scene!


True Window record debut album for Kemado Records

Monday, November 8th, 2010

True Widow, the Dallas-based co-ed trio known for creating hauntingly beautiful heavy music, have signed to New York-based Kemado Records…Read More


Mini Mansions Self Titled LP Review

Monday, November 1st, 2010

A bold and rather risqué comparison comes to mind when trying to liken Los Angeles’ Mini Mansions to another band. They are a sonically charged, psychedelically soaring Americanized version of..


Dredg finish new album and tour with Circa Survive, Animals As Leaders

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

Northern Cali’s prog-rock heroes, Dredg have just wrapped up recording their fifth full-length release with none other than musician/producer Dan…Read More


The Steve Moore Interview

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

Steve Moore has been a creative force in bands such as the instrumental rock duo Zombi and the experimental prog-metal act TITAN as well as a range of other side projects such as Lovelock, Miracle and last but not least , his horror film soundtrack composing alter ego, Gianni Rossi.


Kylesa Interview Exclusive with Phillip Cope

Friday, September 24th, 2010

Kylesa Interview Exclusive with Phillip Cope by Staff Writer Andy McNeil as Kylesa gears up for the release of new album Spiral Shadow in Oct and a World Tour!


The Steve Albini Interview

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Steve Albini is a household name whether you realize it or not. He’s worked with just about every important band of the past two decades.. I was lucky enough to catch up with him after a Shellac show in Pittsburgh last week. He spilled his gospel to us, straight-up, with no chaser.


Ghetto Blaster Interview

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

Blow The Scene’s Joshua T Cohen caught up with San Diego’s favorite indefinable quartet of unhinged musicians Ghetto Blaster, for an exclusive interview this week.


We Are Hex Interview

Monday, July 12th, 2010

We were recently introduced to Indianapolis’s own pop, synth, gloom-rock amalgamation WE ARE HEX. This female-fronted quartet pulls influences from across the board..