Notable Releases of the Week (6/5)
This week's Notable Releases -- many of which benefit racial justice causes -- include Run The Jewels, Flatbush Zombies, Armand Hammer, END, Mattachine, and more...
Triple B selling shirts & raffling test pressings to benefit Bail Project
They're selling a Have Heart shirt and an ”end racism” shirt, and raffling off a bundle rare test pressings by four of the label's bands...
Death Row Records is now on Bandcamp (with classics by Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, 2Pac & more)
Dr. Dre's 'The Chronic,' Snoop Dogg's 'Doggystyle,' 2Pac's 'All Eyez On Me,' and other classics are now on Bandcamp just in time for this month's Bandcamp fundraiser.
NYC police violence videos go viral, as Cuomo & de Blasio defend NYPD
“Police bludgeon peaceful protesters with batons for no reason? That’s not a fact. They don’t do that,” Cuomo said, despite viral videos that suggest otherwise.
Fat Wreck Chords selling “Not My President” shirt to benefit racial justice
All proceeds of the anti-Trump shirt benefit Color of Change.
‘Slay At Home’ benefit EP for BLM released ft. mems of Dillinger Escape Plan, Gorguts & mo…
The EP features music that was exclusively commissioned for last weekend's Slay At Home livestream festival.
Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire releases new protest song to benefit The Bail Project
”As a black male I have been impacted by the judicial system both personally and spiritually. My aim in launching this campaign is to assist those disproportionately effected by unfair sentencing guidelines, poverty and prejudice,” eXquire writes.
Flatspot Records raffling off test pressings by Higher Power, Backtrack & more to benefit …
The raffle includes rare test pressings from Hangman, Mizery, Rule Them All, Choice To Make, Hands of God, Section H8, Blind Justice, and more too.
Down Again revive early 2000s post-hardcore on debut LP (stream a new song)
Early 2000s melodic post-hardcore is making a comeback, and one of the new bands doing justice to that sound is Bay Area trio Down Again.
Florida indie-emo-punks Virginity releasing new EP this week (stream a new track)
Fans of Promise Ring, Knapsack, Anniversary - take note.