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New OFF! “Wrong” Video (featuring Jack Black)

October 11, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

OFF! premiered a video for “Wrong” via Funny Or Die this morning. This one stars Jack Black as the leader of a violent gang trying to take down the mysterious vigilante Jalisco in a 70’s exploitation send up titled Lethal Justice. It’s their third video with director Whitey McConnaughy (who has also helmed videos for Superchunk and Red Flag).

The band head out on another leg of their ongoing world tour for global domination next week:

10/16 Irving Plaza New …

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CMJ Music Marathon Announces First Set of Artists

August 21, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

It’s hard to believe but it’s almost already time for CMJ. Returning this October 16th through the 20th, the festival has revealed its first round of artists.

The Presets
The Walkmen
The Mountain Goats
King Tuff
Killer Mike
Com Truise
Pig Destroyer
The Jezabels
Electric Guest
Daughn Gibson
Robert DeLong
Icona Pop
Emma Louise
Mac DeMarco
Prince Rama
Young Magic
The Stepkids (these guys are great, we booked them last year)
The …

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OFF! Announce Second Leg of Fall Tour

August 13, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Punk rock super-group OFF! are spreading the gospel of loud and fast to more of North America by announcing a second leg of Fall tour dates. This string adds East Coast and Midwestern shows, adds garage-punk legends The Spits for support. The quartet also had a big weekend coming off their performance at The Power of the Riff on Saturday and their opening slot for the Red Hot Chili Peppers at Staples Center yesterday.


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New OFF! “Cracked” Video

June 6, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

OFF! just dropped a new video for “Cracked” via Noisey, the first in an episodic trilogy of music videos from their debut self-titled full length from this past May. All three videos were directed by Whitey McConnaughy, who cut his teeth directing videos for Superchunk, Red Fang, The Thermals, and more.

According to McConnaughy the first video is “a comedy short with comedians Randy Babcock and Andre Hyland about a happy content sign spinner dealing with some new competition.” The …

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OFF! Announce Fall Tour Dates

August 9, 2011 drainu182 0

OFF!, the quartet of Keith Morris, Steven McDonald, Dimitri Coats, and Mario Rubalcaba, who are currently delivering heaping helpings of the same ferocious intensity on display at their critically lauded Pitchfork Fest performance to denizens of the European continent, have announced plans to continue the rampage in the US in September and October. The shows begin with festival sets at FYF Fest in Los Angeles and Music Fest NW in Portland before the journey begins in earnest with …

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TV On The Radio and The Kills Confirmed To Headline SPIN@Stubb’s Party

March 4, 2011 drainu182 0

SPIN has confirmed that the acclaimed TV on the Radio will headline the annual SPIN@Stubb’s party on Friday, March 18. The Brooklyn-based rockers’ performance at SPIN@Stubb’s marks their first appearance in support of their fourth studio album, Nine Types of Light, which will be released on April 12.

TV on the Radio will be joined on the outdoor stage by The Kills, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, The Vaccines, OFF!, and Smith Westerns, while the indoor stage will …

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OFF! Announce First US Tour with Trash Talk

February 9, 2011 drainu182 0

OFF!, the LA-based quartet of Keith Morris (Black Flag/Circle Jerks), Steven McDonald (Redd Kross), Dimitri Coats (Burning Brides), and Mario Rubalcaba (Earthless/Hot Snakes/Rocket From the Crypt), have announced their first full fledged tour, a cross-country trek with co-headliners (and fellow hardcore ragers) Trash Talk. To date, OFF! have offered only a few scant appearances, including forceful sets at CMJ and Chicago’s RIOT FEST, as an indication of what to expect: a visceral explosion of unbridled ferocity, tempered by …

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La Sera Releases Never Come Around 7″ Today, Announces Street Date For Full Length Album

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Since joining all-female punk trio Vivian Girls during the spring of 2007 Katy Goodman’s DIY-style bass playing and drifty-faded vocals have sent waves of adoration rippling throughout Brooklyn’s pop punk circuit. Her newest band La Sera showcases her signature style, bringing her talent for creating dreamy pop songs even more to the forefront. La Sera just finished a west coast tour and had a smashing time at CMJ.

After touring the world with Vivian Girls, releasing a handful of well-received …