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  1. Q&A: Naked Raygun's Jeff Pezzati on New Album, Dave...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Spin

    In the 1980s, Naked Raygun were at the forefront of Chicago's burgeoning punk scene, mixing politically charged melodies and a post-hardcore racket. Their devotees include local artists like Alkaline Trio and Screeching Weasel , as well as modern-rock royalty like the Foo Fighters - a 1983 Raygun concert at the Cubby Hole was Dave Grohl's first-ever concert.


  2. Long Beach Is Home to the World's Most Punk-Rock Wine BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | LA Weekly

    Todd Congelliere isn't one to celebrate his own achievements. In the nearly three decades that the former F.Y.P. singer-guitarist has been running San Pedro-based Recess Records - during which he's released records by bands like Screeching Weasel, The Dwarves, Against Me! and his own melodic punk acts, Toys That Kill and The Underground Railroad to Candyland - the closest he's gotten to putting a spotlight on his influential one-man bedroom business was to quietly host an afternoon show at the Echo in honor of Recess' 100th release.


  3. Top Portland Events, Dec. 30 to Jan. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Willamette Week

    ... to 2012's incredible On Mars , which found Portland's (if not the world's) best band joining the Ramones, Screeching Weasel and Green Day in the pop-punk pantheon. The Liquor Store , 3341 SE Belmont St. 9 pm. $6. 21+ . [ELECTRO CLASH] With ...


  4. Show preview: Hell City Annual this Sat. Nov. 14 at 13Fifteen BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Metro Times

    ... keyboardists. So the most dedicated of fans regrouped and started Riot Fest in Chicago, which between Screeching Weasel and Alkaline Trio was second only to the Bay Area in pop punk bands per capita. But even that could not last, as Riot Fest would ...


  5. How to get big while staying small.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Willamette Week

    ... sets of Jawbreaker covers and made direct references to the Smiths in their songs.The drummer's even got a Screeching Weasel tattoo! What more could a punk kid ask for? Beach Slang released its debut full-length, the excellently titled The Things We ...


  6. Rocker John Pierson pays tribute to favorite bands with podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    John Pierson has the kind of diverse and accomplished creative resume that can make many of us feel like shiftless do-nothings. The Mount Prospect native is the co-founder of Screeching Weasel, one of the most influential punk bands of the '80s and '90s, and a member of several other bands.


  7. Best of bands 2015: IsotopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... Chords, and they're a really cool rock 'n' roll band." Best album ever: "I'm going to have to go with Screeching Weasel's My Brain Hurts . It's a really well-written record. Lyrically, it stands out both as really good and also ahead of where punk ...


  8. The Dickies still play the hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    AMERICAN BAND: The Dickies are Little Dave Teague , Adam Gomez, Stan Lee, Leonard Graves Phillips, and Edward Tater. Los Angeles punk legend the Dickies are the seminal West Coast pop-punk band that laid the blueprint for punchy, catchy guitar rock that bears on influence on songs by everyone from Green Day, Screeching Weasel, and the Descendents to Ty Segall, Black Lips, and the late Jay Reatard.


  9. Exploding HeartbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Willamette Week

    ... bible, Maximum Rocknroll . They met with Lookout Records to discuss joining the lineage of Green Day and Screeching Weasel. Then everything came to a stop. In 2003, while driving back to Portland after playing sold-out gigs in San Francisco , their ...


  10. What's on this week: June 12-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Westender

    ... Irene Hoffar Reid, Rocks Below Our House on Pt. Grey Road, 1933, watercolour and charcoal on paper. Screeching Weasel Legendary Chicago punk rockers perform in support of their latest release Carnival of Schadenfreude with special guests MXPX. ...


  11. Tonight in Music: Todd Rundgren, Screeching Weasel, No Joy & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... I've always just considered myself a musician ," he says. MORGAN TROPER Read our article on Todd Rundgren. SCREECHING WEASEL, MxPx ( Crystal Ballroom , 1332 W Burnside) Even for longtime fans of Chicago punk legends Screeching Weasel, the last few ...


  12. Eight Gigs: Teenage BottlerocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 |

    ... No. 10 on the Hard Rock Albums chart and No. 22 on the Independent Albums chart. Influenced by groups like Screeching Weasel, Bouncing Souls and the Ramones, Teenage Bottlerocket remains true to its loud, pop-punk appeal and repetitive choruses that ...